Music, in performance, is a type of sculpture. The air in the performance is sculpted into something.
Music's not like becoming a doctor, who can walk into a community and find people who need him.
Music's staying power is a function of how timeless the lyrics, song and production are.
For me, singing sad songs often has a way of healing a situation. It gets the hurt out in the open into the light, out of the darkness.
He has Van Gogh's ear for music.