Go ahead Quote me

Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich
Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich
Zayn Malik
Zayn Malik

There's a fast song, a mid-tempo song, a ballad, an instrumental. It's like food groups - you need your carbs, your protein, all of that.

METALLICA DRUMMER LARS ULRICH on the rock group's albums


I feel like writing anything down is a little bit of a therapy process. It's a way of alleviating your mind and getting it out there.

POP STAR ZAYN MALIK on using songwriting to deal with anxiety issues


They look like the Kardashian Camelot. Beautiful girls married to good-looking guys; the big patriarch with the private plane. I mean, it's Dynasty. That is a show people want to watch. Do they want to watch a show with the Clintons earnestly discussing healthcare? No, they don't.

JOURNALIST TINA BROWN on the Trump family

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on December 16, 2016, with the headline 'Go ahead Quote me'. Print Edition | Subscribe