Author : A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Chris Young

American,  Musician
Total Quotes : 26
Fantasy Fan Huge

I'm a huge fantasy football fan.

- Chris Young

Big Eggs Simplest

I'm a big fan of breakfast food. Literally, the simplest thing in the world - if you can scramble eggs without burning them, I'll eat them. It doesn't matter what time of the day it is.

- Chris Young

Sing Really Loud

I'm really loud. I can't sing softly.

- Chris Young

Everybody Trend Other

Everybody influences everybody else, in my opinion. There are different trends in music all the time. No matter who starts them, if it's a true trend in the music, it ends up influencing other people as well.

- Chris Young

Once Convention Played

I played a funeral convention once. York Casket Company pays well, in case anyone's wondering!

- Chris Young

Sad Song Sucker

I'm a sucker for a sad song.

- Chris Young

Think Breakup Ever

I don't think breakups are ever easy for anybody. If they are, they aren't much of a breakup.

- Chris Young

Always Like Been

I grew up loving Vince Gill. That guy sounds just like his record - or better than his record. I've always been such a fan.

- Chris Young

Advice Run Anybody

The only piece of advice I've ever given anybody is learn to write songs and write as many songs as you can. Because it's never gonna hurt, and when you run into that problem of, 'God, I don't know what I want to say,' or the opposite problem of, 'I know exactly what I want to say, but no one has written it,' then you can just go write it yourself.

- Chris Young

Love Song Country

Everybody has their favorite sad songs. That's part of what I love so much about country music. Country music is never afraid to go with a sad song.

- Chris Young

Song Concept In My Opinion

In my opinion, that's one of the hardest things to do in songwriting: crafting a song that speaks to you but, at its core, is a simple concept.

- Chris Young

Song Always Wins

I write a lot of my music, but not all of it. I have always subscribed to the 'best song wins' theory when making an album.

- Chris Young

Practice Play Everybody

Everybody's like, 'You're tall. You didn't play basketball?' They asked me when I was a freshman in high school, and basketball practice was the same time a lot of stuff happened with choir. And I picked choir, which, normally, people would scratch their heads at, but it worked out okay.

- Chris Young

Want Gigantic Am

I don't want to be the person who has the gigantic headlines: 'Look Who So-and-So Is Dating Now.' That, to me, isn't really who I am.

- Chris Young

College Got Gig

My standing gig in college was playing the El Chico patio on Murfreesboro Road. I got $100, tips, and free quesadillas.

- Chris Young

Some Records Albums

Some of my favorite records growing up were Christmas albums. The ones I liked best were the albums that you could listen to from start to finish. You could put them on while you're decorating the tree or driving around looking at Christmas lights.

- Chris Young

Artist Happen Going

For awhile there, I kind of hit the plateau. Anytime you do that as an artist, one of two things can happen... you're either going to start to fall back off, or you're gonna start to rise.

- Chris Young

Amazing Play Better

It's amazing to me how often the answer to making something sound better is to play something less.

- Chris Young

Tell Part Favorite Part

My favorite part is, once a song is out there to the public, having someone come up and tell their own story about why one of your songs resonated with them. It's an incredible feeling.

- Chris Young

Want Own Audience

If you aren't already a songwriter, try it. When you can say what you want to say, in your own words, it's incredibly easy to show an audience who you are.

- Chris Young