Wearing sunglasses at night hurts your eyes after a while.
When I sit down at a piano, I feel what's going on in my life and what led up to it. Certain songs are born from that motivation.
Along the beach I never collected shells from my father's shore.
I certainly listen to my old songs from time to time and I hear the roots of what I'm doing today. But they were written from a young man's viewpoint.
That's because the name has almost become a brand name. My essence is still me. But that name Corey Hart refers to this an album.
Whether it catches up to what the world sees or record companies or radio or everybody wants - you can't be the architect of that.
I like that I'm a Gemini. I just like the duality of it but I don't check my moon rising or anything like that.
It's weird. Prior to having my first record, Corey Hart was just my name.
It's so interesting how a child gravitates to a certain type of creative expression.
I've never done anything to try to make money. Had I done that, I assure you, I'd be a much wealthier man than I am today.
There is nothing more important in my life than being a father. I will never allow any of my career choices or aspirations to threaten this bond.
This may sound strange but I had dreams as a kid of doing exactly what I ended up doing in my life.
Money, celebrity and power can be very intoxicating.
I needed to step away from music because the truth was I couldn't be the dad I wanted to be to my kids. My truth was that I could not reconcile the two worlds - the entertainment world and being the dad I wanted to be in the present. You can't substitute time, you just can't.
I became somewhat reclusive during a period of time in the '80s.