Top Quotes by Mustard

Being the new guy, you’re gonna dress your best every day. When you’re the cool guy, you gonna be like, ‘Ah, I’m the cool guy anyway. I don’t need to dress like that.’

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Don’t let this music industry or any industry come between friendship. Just stay focused on your goals.

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As long as you have a percentage of a song, that lasts forever. You have to study the business. Don’t just be in it for money. You have to understand what you’re in it for, then get your money.

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You never know with me. I change my mind like I change my job. And I do that very often.

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Any man can take a sucker punch, but if you get slapped, it’s other repercussions to that.

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It’s just dumb: how you can have the number 1 record in Los Angeles and not have the number 1 record in New York? It’s crazy.

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I don’t want people to think that just because I do club records, I can’t do an album record or an R&B single. I can do R&B, I do pop, I do whatever – but it’s still Mustard.

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I’m just real in-tune with music – I really listen to R&B more than I listen to rap.

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Diplo is one of my homies.

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I just wanted to do my own albums where nobody could tell me what to do. Roc Nation was the perfect fit because I could do what I wanted to do.

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What I would tell young producers is if there is someone out there who can help you, then go work with that person.

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10 Summers isn’t just a label, it’s a lifestyle.

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I actually care about my shows.

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I thought I was going to be YG’s DJ forever. I didn’t plan on producing; I just picked up producing and got good at it.

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You can’t stop what God wants to happen.

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When I came in the game, it was just me making beats in Inglewood at YG’s house; it wasn’t nobody to help me.

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Everybody knows YG is a turnt up dude that can’t nobody control.

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I’m into having a good time and showing people you can have fun. Because for a long time, the West Coast, it wasn’t about having fun. It was about gang banging; it just wasn’t fun no more. So now I’m bringing fun back.

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Me and my little cousin DJ John John, we used to always be DJing in the house. We never took it seriously.

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I started DJing when I was, like, 11.

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I think my set is more so mixed in everything. It’s not just EDM.

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Everybody likes the new guy. Being the new guy is cool. But then when you’re there for a couple months, you’re just the cool guy. I think I’m just the cool guy.

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I’m just doing all type of music that I like. I’m not so worried about the money like I used to be. I got money now. I don’t have to worry about that.

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Everybody in the West Coast always like to hear YG, RJ, and Mustard together.

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I think it’s good that producers are showing more ways to show their artistry and be more the artist, you know? Not just the producer in the back making the beats.

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Skrillex is dope. He plays everything. It’s amazing what he does.

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YG and I told each other when we was coming up that if we didn’t feel like we was close to making it by 25, we was going to stop.

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You can’t pick a fight with anyone doing something with your sound.

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I hear a lot of people saying my stuff sounds the same. When you’re in my position, people come to you to give them the same sound in a different type of way.

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I never want to get stuck in the box.

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Kids don’t come with instruction manuals. It’s interesting, but after you have your kids, it’s a blessing. It’s not as hard as people may think it is.

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Don’t just be a mystery to your kids. You need your kids to know you and know they can call you whenever they need you.

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It means everything to be a father. I had a father growing up, so I wanted my kids to have a father as well.

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I feel like having a son made me go harder and work harder. And now that I got a daughter, it’s the same grind, staying focused on what I have to do for them.

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‘Who Do You Love’ was kinda cool to make. I just made the beat; I was self-determined to make beats at the time.

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My cousin went to jail, and I was like, ‘I don’t wanna spend my life in jail.’ So I just started DJing, and that was my out.

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When Drake sings, it makes everybody feel like they can sing. Not saying he’s a bad singer – he’s a good singer – but it just makes everybody feel like, ‘If Drake can sing, I can sing, too.’

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I’ve always had an ear for rocking a party. Just knowing what people like.

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When we came out, they just labelled us ‘ratchet music’ cos we said ‘ratchet’ a lot. Ratchet means that’s it’s ghetto, but I would just call the music we’re making just good music.

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With me and YG, he could rap a hook, and I could make a beat around it. Ten minutes, we done.

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I used to live with YG.

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I’m trying to work with as many people as possible.

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Time repeats itself, so it’s up to you to keep up with the curves of the music and keep reinventing yourself so you can be better than what you are.

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I know that everything comes to an end. Everything is a phase.

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I’m not afraid of anything.

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I think Justin Bieber should let me executive produce his album.

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I wanna compete; I wanna be the best at whatever I do.

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I wanna be involved in everything, not just one thing.

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The past is always recycled. I’m just taking what the people I looked up to did and translating it for my generation.

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I can do every type of music, but hip-hop was my way into the game.

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Ratchet’ has a lot of meanings. You can be a bad ratchet or a good ratchet. You can have fun, be ghetto, and get ratchet.

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I create my music so you can go to the club and have fun.

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