93+ Best G-Eazy Quotes: Exclusive Selection

Gerald Earl Gillum, known professionally as G-Eazy, is an American rapper. Profoundly inspirational G-Eazy quotes will get you through anything when the going gets tough and help you succeed in every aspect of life.

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Famous G-Eazy Quotes

In the past, my process would start with a sample of another song, and I’d chop it up and use that as the basis of the song that I was making. – G-Eazy

What’s weird is the Hot Boys and the whole New Orleans Cash Money thing had a really big impact on the Bay when that was popping off. I don’t all the way understand it. I mean, I know that they were big everywhere and had a lot of commercial success in the mid to late ’90s, but they were really, really felt in the Bay Area. – G-Eazy

Less is more. Simplicity is awesome. That’s all you need in life. It’s just my personal philosophy. – G-Eazy

I think it’s important to evolve and grow and take risks creatively, instead of repeating yourself and doing the same thing over and over. – G-Eazy

I just always wanted a platform. In the past, I always dreamed of having a following and a fan base – you know, a group of people just listening and paying attention to what I was making. I think the reality kicked in that you have to make a living so that you have enough time to keep creating, you know? ‘Cause if you’re not making a living at this, then you’re making a living working another job, and if you’re working another job, you’re spending all your time doing that and can’t put enough time into the music. – G-Eazy

Thing is, I wasn’t in the library, didn’t study too much, didn’t get the best grades, but honestly, I didn’t party a lot either. I stayed in a lot. – G-Eazy

A great song can come from anybody. A great performance can come from anybody. It doesn’t matter who you are, and that’s truly what I believe. – G-Eazy

I don’t come to Toronto often, so when I’m there it’s always special and rare which I think makes it very exciting for my fans. – G-Eazy

It’s a really good time for California right now in music. – G-Eazy

If you think about rap and how it has become so much easier to record music and release it, and you think about everyone in the world being a ‘rapper’ these days, it’s so much easier. But it’s still as hard as ever to break through and truly be successful in this industry. – G-Eazy

When you put a tour together you really just think about who you’d like on your bill, who would make sense and who you would want to live with basically for a couple months and be around with and work with. – G-Eazy

In a sense, touring is crazy. You go city to city playing the show over and over again. But there’s something magic about being in front of people, so it’s not like going through the motions every night. It’s a different experience. – G-Eazy

I grew up in Oakland and Berkeley, California. – G-Eazy

I think the special stuff [music] still finds a way to be heard, as long as you pair it with a good release strategy. – G-Eazy

I stuck with my education, you know, I really did that for my grandma. It meant a lot to her that I finished school and in the grand scheme of things it was her who had saved and helped provide for me this opportunity to go to school. – G-Eazy

There’s a crazy energy in Toronto. I think some of that may be from being a border from where I’m from and being so close. – G-Eazy

I’m on this raised-platform-stage and I’m put on display, but at the same time I’m just a human. I’m just a regular person at the end of the day and, you know, I just want them to know that I do appreciate every single one of them. – G-Eazy

Music meant more to me than a social life and just hangin out. haha just being tired of repacking my suit case every couple of days, and anytime i wanted to cop some new clothes i would have to throw away something I had to make room in the suitcase. – G-Eazy

If you’re not putting enough time into the music, there’s not gonna be a whole lot of it. So in my eyes, success is just being able to do what I love for a living, spend all my time doing it, connect with fans, and continue that for a long f – king time. – G-Eazy

I just want to make music that matters, that people will remember for a long time. – G-Eazy

I’ve never had a car. Like I can drive, but I’m always at the risk of killing people. – G-Eazy

While I made a splash, rappers came and passed but still I ask myself: how long does famous last? – G-Eazy

Whenever I perform I try to connect with the crowd and give off energy so when they walk away from the show its remarkable and it’s something they talk about it, like ‘damn I can’t wait to come back to my show.’ – G-Eazy

I’d have to say the best part of being successful is being able to take care of my mom so she never has to worry about anything again and also being able to put my friends and people I care about in positions to win. – G-Eazy

I see myself as a hip-hop artist, but I never wanted to make music for a specifically white audience. That’s not what I grew up around. – G-Eazy

I had a job since I was old enough to work – since I was, like, 14. – G-Eazy

I think it’s important to say something. If you’re making music it’s kinda’ like, oh, cool, so is everyone else. – G-Eazy

I didnt grow up around all white people; I never wanted to gentrify hip-hop, Ive never wanted to speak to an all-white audience. – G-Eazy

A song or an album is never really done. You can work on it forever but knowing when to call it a day and knowing when to walk away from it is extremely important. – G-Eazy

The biggest thing for me is the new music. I’m playing a lot of new music that is not released yet on my tours. Seeing the reaction to that is super inspiring. – G-Eazy

I’ve matured as a person and so has the music… It’s gotten more sophisticated and interesting, I think. – G-Eazy

When you’re choosing the track list and the sequencing, it’s important to make sure that there’s some strong concepts on there and that it matters and it says something… that it sticks with people. – G-Eazy

I think, back in the day, when I was first starting to make music, all I wanted to do was to get a record deal. – G-Eazy

If I didn’t make a single song in two months, I’m slippin’. You can’t just party every night. – G-Eazy

I am involved in every step of the process [musicmaking]. Whether it is the production or the mixing or the visuals and music videos. I’m involved in every step of the way as far as the creative, directing and merchandise . Just making sure everything that falls in line with my brand is portrayed a certain type of way. It all about quality control and attention to detail, and making sure anything you put your name on is on point. – G-Eazy

I think any time you’re at the end of a trip you’re usually pretty ready to come home and start working regularly again. – G-Eazy

I grew up on the bus, or riding my bike, or catching the subway, I’ve never had a car. In college, any girl I ever dated had a car, too. – G-Eazy

Anybody can have a great album in themselves but it’s not until you bring it out and put it into tangible form and creating it and working on it in the studio that all of that comes to life you know what I mean? – G-Eazy

Toronto is amazing, it’s one of my favourite cities to visit. Toronto and Montreal are just super dope places. – G-Eazy

I want to tell every fan that I appreciate them with a retweet or reply but I don’t want my account to lose my own tweets. I don’t my fans to have to go through a bunch of replies to get to my own tweets right? In the big picture though I do read all of the tweets and I appreciate all of my followers and my fans. – G-Eazy

If you get comfortable, that’s how you fall off. – G-Eazy

Nothing tops making a living off your passion. – G-Eazy

Lost in this young world, I’m just trying to navigate See the pie sliced, I’m just trying to grab a plate. – G-Eazy

Never give up and never conform. – G-Eazy

I’ve put myself in this position where I haven’t set myself up with a Plan B. I don’t have a safety net; it’s all in. – G-Eazy

If you push yourself to stay hungry, you’re always working towards at least taking steps forward. If you’re taking steps forward, then you’re making progress. – G-Eazy

In anything I do I try to stay true to myself because I think that’s what matters most, and then the challenge is getting all these different sides of my personality to fit together in one box. It isn’t an easy task. But that’s basically what the end result represents. – G-Eazy

I wear what I like to wear, I don’t pick out clothes to try to fit in or whatever, I just like what I like. – G-Eazy

I think when people get comfortable is when they fall off. – G-Eazy

I dunno, there were always people believing in me, but you just gotta be confident in whatever you wanna do. – G-Eazy

I listen to a wide array of music; all depends on the mood I’m in at the time. – G-Eazy

I think my style revolves around the philosophy that less is more, that simplicity is the ultimate sophistication. That goes for my taste in design and in clothes, and even affects the way I approach music. I’m all about keeping things simple, and minimal, but being able to convey something powerful through that approach. – G-Eazy

It’s important to push yourself to get better at your craft – whatever that is. It’s important to grow and evolve with each project. – G-Eazy

I was slicking my hair back when I was in sixth grade. – G-Eazy

I’m a Gemini, so there’s two people in me. Straight up. There’s the nerd who is totally zoned out in the studio, EQ-ing this kick drum, raising this snare one decibel, or swapping this high hat out for another. Then there’s the other side who’s a performer. I have to go out on stage and be electric, a firecracker, just run around the stage and give a show. – G-Eazy

Life is good. I’ve got a apartment that is paid for with rap money. It’s good. It’s amazing. It’s a blessing. I wake up every day and appreciate how much of a blessing this is getting to do this. But it is important to always stay humble, grounded, focused, and maintain that same ambition you had when you had nothing. – G-Eazy

What inspires me is the desire to be on. The desire to be successful. The desire to reach people through my music and make a living off it and never have to do anything else. Being able to do music full time and travel the world and share this music with everybody. That’s the dream. – G-Eazy

Success is just being able to do what I love for a living, spend all my time doing it, connect with fans, and continue that for a long f – king time. – G-Eazy

In my dorm room, I was a hermit making music, I’ve always had a sense of urgency that I don’t have forever to make this happen. – G-Eazy

Just wearing all black comes from Johnny Cash. I’m on the road so much that if I wear all black my clothes never get dirty. You can’t tell if I’ve worn the same shirt twice. – G-Eazy

I suppose sometimes the lack of privacy can be a little hard to deal with at times. – G-Eazy

I always think I’m going to record a lot on tour but it’s always hard to fit it in the schedule, and there’s a whole lotta’ other extracurricular activities that happen on the road. – G-Eazy

I was 14 years old when I started rapping and I was terrible. I fell in love with it though and when that happens with me, I become super passionate and go all the way with it. – G-Eazy

You have this ability in hip hop to be invincibly cool, and that is a part of G-Eazy. – G-Eazy

Something I stand for is being brave enough to invest in creative ideas that I firmly believe in and bringing those to life. – G-Eazy

Word of mouth is the most valuable form of marketing, but you can’t buy it. You can only deliver it. And you have to really deliver. – G-Eazy

I read the Steve Jobs book, and that kind of changed everything. I’ve been, like, an Apple geek my whole life and have always seen him as a hero. But reading the book, and learning about how he built the company, and maintaining that corporate culture and all that, I think that influenced me a lot. – G-Eazy

When you’re around somebody like E-40, all you can do is watch and learn, and soak up game. – G-Eazy

Keeping in touch with the people that matter is important. – G-Eazy

I think when you’re telling a story from inside of you that’s genuine, people connect with it. – G-Eazy

I always thought that one day I would be somebody. I would be successful in music, and I would have fans that cared about my music. At the same time, I really feel like an ordinary guy; I have been an ordinary guy forever. – G-Eazy

I don’t know if most people know it or not, but I produce, like, 95% of my own stuff. – G-Eazy

My whole career has been from scratch, so I never took it for granted that people care and support what I do. – G-Eazy

I try to find 15 minutes a day to just be alone without any distractions just for headspace to meditate and get my Zen on. I think that helps me get through the hecticness of the day on tour with the interviews, the sound check, the meet and greets, the show and the post-show meet and greets. – G-Eazy

It was inspiring to see local legends like E-40 and Keak da Sneak break out with ‘Tell Me When to Go.’ – G-Eazy

Music isn’t selling like it used to, but the one thing you can’t steal, or download is a live show experience or a T-shirt. – G-Eazy

I’ve dreamed of being on the road, traveling and touring, for as long as I’ve been into doing music. It’s what I live for. I just wanna be Willie Nelson. – G-Eazy

‘Runaround Sue’ was a big record for me, as well as the music video for it. – G-Eazy

I think it’s natural for a creative to be sensitive. If I’m in the studio and I write something, I think it’s the greatest thing in the world; it’s like my baby. I just made something out of thin air that exists now in a tangible form. It’s the biggest thrill in my life. – G-Eazy

When you sample something, you’re using the crutch of borrowing chords and melodies from a song that’s already great, that’s already stood the test of time, that’s already special. When you’re trying to do it all from scratch, you’re writing something brand new that has to stand on its own. – G-Eazy

I was fortunate to have teachers that were flexible with allowing me to miss more class than I was supposed to be able to, for the sake of being able to tour. – G-Eazy

My mom would always play me a lot of late-’50s, late-’60s rock. – G-Eazy

London, from the architecture to the culture to the fashion to the accents, feels like it’s a special place. – G-Eazy

I think if you’re constantly reinvesting into your content and giving the fans stuff, then you can continue to tour. You can continue to sell the merch and monetize the popularity of the brand. – G-Eazy

When I first decided I wanted to make beats and write songs and stuff like that, it wasn’t like I sat down and the first thing I wrote was even halfway legit. It took a while to find my way through it. – G-Eazy

Touring is starting to feel more like home than home does. – G-Eazy

You have an entire generation of kids who grew up with the idea that music is something that you can download for free. – G-Eazy

When I started making music, I was so heavy into the hyphy movement. That’s something you only know so much about if you were right there living in it, submerged in the culture. – G-Eazy

I’ve gone on in front of a crowd of 10 people and 7,000 people. – G-Eazy

I’m not on the radio all day long. I’m not on TV. – G-Eazy

I know what it feels like to walk out in front of a sold-out crowd of a thousand people that are there for you, and how good that feels, but as an opener, you just have to train yourself to think that it’s going to be harder. – G-Eazy

In my opinion, creative control means a lot, I feel like I’m really in touch with who my fans are and what they like about my music, and I’m able to communicate directly with them. – G-Eazy

I just kept telling myself that ultimately, the money that my grandparents had put away to go into my college fund, that they were investing for me to go to school and get this education, it had to be worth something. – G-Eazy