Sigrid Quotes About Artist, Respect, Speak, Talk, Vibe, Think

Sigrid Quotes About Artist, Respect, Speak, Talk, Vibe, Think

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Sigrid Quotes:

Adele’s one of my favourite artists!

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‘Don’t Kill My Vibe’ was made in a writing session, by Martin Sjolie and I, after he’d asked me what I’d been thinking about lately. I started talking about this earlier writing session that was quite difficult. The song is about the feeling of not being respected as a person, and I think that’s something that speaks to millennials.

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Even in high school, music was just a really fun thing on the side. I don’t think I grasped the fact that it could be a profession.

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Festival line-ups should have all types of music. It’s part of cultural growth.

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I appreciate hearing different stories. It inspires me.

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I can’t do anything else apart from be myself.

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I didn’t look up to only pop stars, but I did look up to Adele, Amy Winehouse, Grimes, Robyn, Joni Mitchell, Norah Jones, M.I.A., Coldplay, Keane, and more.

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I didn’t think music was possible for me – it’s such an up-and-down life.

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I don’t think I would participate in ‘Eurovision,’ but I would love to write a song for it. But it would have to be for Norway, obviously. Do it for my country.

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I get inspired by everything – everything that is around me.

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I hate working out; it’s the worst thing to do.

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I have sunglasses; that is very important when you’re out traveling.

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I liked theatre because I could hide behind a role I was playing, but now, I just love being on stage. I don’t pretend that I’m anyone else, I just show my full range when I am up there, and it’s very liberating.

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I love Lorde’s music.

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I love Robyn. ‘Dancing on My Own’ is one of my favourite songs.

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I really just like to sit alone at the piano. I need my me time.

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I remember when I started writing lyrics, I was very grand. I tried to use a lot of symbols, because I thought that’s how songwriting should be – with imagery and metaphor. I figured, after a while, maybe I should just write it as I would say in real life.

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I think festivals have a responsibility to show different genres of music to people.

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I try to make explosive and catchy music, haha.

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I try to, like, hang out with my family as much as possible. Hang out with the band, go hiking when I’m in the mood for that. Watch Netflix. It’s really important for me; like, health comes before everything else.

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I wanted to show that pop music can be about something else other than the big love songs.

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I was definitely quirky. Me and my sister played a lot together. She’s my best friend – and we would put on fashion shows.

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I was not a good singer. You know those children who are like, ‘I’m gonna be a pop star,’ and they sound amazing from the day they were born? I was not like that.

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I wasn’t a huge fan of superhero movies before I watched ‘Wonder Woman.’ That was a really cool film – I really like all the stunts.

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I would love to meet or work with Sofia Coppola. Or Wes Anderson or Spike Jonze. I’d love to meet them. The way they film, it’s all so geometric.

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If there’s only one genre that it’s possible to listen to or possible to see live, then how can you explore different styles? How can you evolve, musically?

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I’m a huge fan of Renaissance art. It’s very direct. They’re paintings that hit you in the face in the same immediate way that a huge pop tune hits you in the face.

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I’m lucky to be collaborating with a lot of great songwriters/producers – and it’s all about chemistry!

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I’m obsessed with wool.

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I’m very ambitious. But my overall goal, above ambition, is that I want to be happy with what I’m doing, and I want to be happy with myself.

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It’s a lot to take in to have won something as prestigious as BBC Music Sound Of.

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It’s so special to meet people after the show, getting that connection during the actual concert. It creates a stronger bond.

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I’ve always been the shy one.

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Just because I’m a girl and it’s pop doesn’t mean I have to write about love and heartbreak.

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Making vocal hooks is my favorite thing to do. That’s what I love about songwriting – making catchy stuff.

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Most of the songs I write are full of power, and I’m suspecting it may come from my love for grotesque Renaissance art and the Eurovision Song Contest.

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My favourite thing about being in nature is that I feel so small and kind of insignificant.

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My goal is to write catchy songs that make people feel something.

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My mum is the biggest Joni Mitchell fan, and my dad loves Neil Young.

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My parents are both music lovers; they are not musicians.

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My sister taught me how to use my voice, and my brother taught me how to play guitar.

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Pop music is what touches me the most.

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The first time I listened to Coldplay, I was at a train station in Paris with my family on holiday. I put on ‘Clocks’ on my discman, and I fell in love.

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The thing I love about Norwegian cities is that you often have nature right at your doorstep – you don’t need to go that far. That makes it a lot easier to just get out.

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There are two places where I can completely relax: in nature and by the piano.

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There’s a Norwegian equivalent to ‘BBC Introducing’ called ‘P3 Untouched,’ and I remember when they played the first song I ever wrote that I’d put online. I was 16 at that point. That was the first moment where I was like, ‘Oh, maybe this is something I want to do more of.’

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To win BBC’s Sound of 2018 was a huge honour. A lot of my favourite artists have won it before.

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When I wake up in the morning, the one thing I think about is being comfortable and wearing enough clothes.

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When you’re surrounded by majestic Norwegian nature, it’s very easy to start thinking about stuff you don’t have time to in everyday life.

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Whenever my friend says something cool, and especially if my team says something, like a cool line in English, I’ll write it down, and maybe I’ll rephrase or use in a different way or something.

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Writing songs about having a nice time – ‘Oh I’m so happy on tour with my band’ – I’d find it really difficult to write a good song about it.

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You don’t know how long it’s going to last. I don’t know what’s going to happen after I put out my first album.

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Who is Sigrid?

Sigrid Solbakk Raabe is a Norwegian singer and songwriter who goes by the moniker Sigrid. She launched her debut EP, Don’t Kill My Vibe, in 2017 and went on to win the BBC Music Sound of 2018 in 2018.