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By Anonym 14 Sep

Michael Bolton

It's not quite the Tom Jones show, but yes, I've had undergarments. If I get a bra chucked on stage I'll hold it up so the audience can decide what to think. And I'll usually blame a guy for doing it.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Michael Bolton

Said I loved you but I lied, cause this is more than love I feel inside.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Michael Bolton

I accept that appearance is a big thing in this business. But being around Hollywood and having actor friends and doing music videos, it does make you more aware of how you look. With music videos they send you rough cuts, and in certain frames of me, I just see a nose advert.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Michael Bolton

It's understanding the intention of a composer that allows a producer and an arranger to make those moments speak

By Anonym 15 Sep

Michael Bolton

Tonight I feel like a prisoner on fire, waiting desperately... denied, sentenced forever more. Only your love can set me free.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Michael Bolton

When I started studying for the arias it was like going into training for a heavyweight title fight

By Anonym 13 Sep

Michael Bolton

I'm proud of my mentors. Ray Charles is the strongest influence on me as a singer

By Anonym 14 Sep

Michael Bolton

Its a combination of melody and lyrics, not one without the other. Its a confluence of these different elements that makes something powerful.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Michael Bolton

Black music has increased my enjoyment of what I do. It has increased my range, my ability to reach into myself and accept myself.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Michael Bolton

I have friends who've tried to break into the UK, who went back with their tails between their legs. Fortunately I've had the opposite experience.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Michael Bolton

When you have great songs that are going to live longer than the composers, everything you can do to bring those different elements and nuances out, serve the song

By Anonym 13 Sep

Michael Bolton

I'm pretty irreverent. There is a lot of need to find humour in life. Although I'd never be as disrespectful to laugh at someone's expense.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Michael Bolton

Someone told me there was a publisher that could find a good home for my songs, but I didn't want to give up my pursuit of a career in the business as an artist

By Anonym 15 Sep

Michael Bolton

You're presuming too much by using the word legacy - presuming that someone is going to care.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Michael Bolton

With the internet, things are so much more immediate. People taste-test things to see if they want to buy the CD

By Anonym 13 Sep

Michael Bolton

I like the simple 'I love your work' letters. You never get sick of people's appreciation. They think they're troubling you, but it's lovely people associate my songs with certain moments in their lives.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Michael Bolton

I have to be happy in the here and now because every time you start focusing on your legacy you're really setting yourself up for disappointment.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Michael Bolton

When your car is about to go off a cliff, it’s a weird time to be thinking about gas mileage and drag coefficients; better to take the right control action—look out the window and steer or use the brake until you’re back on course.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Michael Bolton

The more complicated the movie, the more complex the budget, the more lonely it gets. There's a point where ... who do you go to, other than prayer and friends?

By Anonym 14 Sep

Michael Bolton

No matter how great we get with digital formats of instrumentation, nothing really quite duplicates the real thing

By Anonym 14 Sep

Michael Bolton

It's an important thing to remember where you came from.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Michael Bolton

You know, fans who think we were made for each other and describe it in excruciating detail. You get peculiar things and beautiful things. But either way they're clearly thinking about you, which is nice.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Michael Bolton

For years I've kept a list of dream projects.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Michael Bolton

I still get butterflies. It's because there's a certain level of responsibility you carry when doing a concert. You've got to sound at least as good as the record.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Michael Bolton

There are certain people who have become better artists, but they're brilliant at marketing. I think someone who's been phenomenal like that is Madonna.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Michael Bolton

On singing in the swimming pool: "If I can move the water, I can move the people.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Michael Bolton

I love songwriting. It's second to my love for singing in how I express myself.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Michael Bolton

To sing along with Stevie Wonder, you had to make your voice do things it was not accustomed to doing

By Anonym 13 Sep

Michael Bolton

But I'm not superstitious. I don't really eat dinner before I go on stage, because digesting a lot of food kind of shuts you down. And I try not to get involved in emotional conversations with anyone beforehand either, so I've got a clear head.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Michael Bolton

Considering the amount of information we're bombarded by, it's amazing if a song can transcend time.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Michael Bolton

To be honest I listen to the female opinion on my photos. If all the girls in the office choose a certain shot, even if I don't like it, it becomes a front runner because, really, what do I know about how others perceive me?

By Anonym 13 Sep

Michael Bolton

A lot of my success comes from black music. It's something I'm very proud of.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Michael Bolton

I was blown away by the control and the range that I was hearing. I'm listening to Pavarotti and thinking, What the hell have I been doing with my voice all these years?

By Anonym 15 Sep

Michael Bolton

The whole industry evolves around a great song

By Anonym 13 Sep

Michael Bolton

Dr. King is so inspiring, so impressive, so moving as a human being.