Go ahead quote me

SINGER LADY GAGA
SINGER LADY GAGA
SPIDER-MAN ACTOR ANDREW GARFIELD
SPIDER-MAN ACTOR ANDREW GARFIELD

"I always used to say to people, when they would say, 'Oh, she's the next Madonna.' No, I'm the next Iron Maiden."

SINGER LADY GAGA on the metal band she regards as "one of the greatest rock bands in history"

"I'm just really excited to just be a fan again as opposed to bearing the weight of it."

SPIDER-MAN ACTOR ANDREW GARFIELD on leaving the franchise

"1D are splitting up? I thought they were on some kind of space odyssey? So there wasn't only one direction after all. One Direction go their separate ways. Is this a paradox? Forgive me - I left school in Year 8."

RAPPER PROFESSOR GREEN reacting to news of boy band One Direction disbanding

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on August 26, 2015, with the headline 'Go ahead quote me'. Print Edition | Subscribe