Andre benjamin dating girlfriend
My spirit is not right, and idols are standing side-stage, so as the show started, I'm bummed. In my mind I was already gone to my hotel room halfway through."So Prince called a couple days after," he explained. He said: ' When you come back, people want to be wowed. Just give them the hits.'" Benjamin protested and said he didn't want to just go through the hits, but Prince advised him that he had been there himself and from experience, when you give an audience the hits first, an artist is able to do whatever he or she wants."[Playing] Hendrix kind of saved me," he told the ."I was in a not-so-great space, just in a dark place every day."I know this may sound morbid, but I was like, if I were to die today, I have all these half-songs on my hard drive, and I don't want that," he said., a biopic in which he stars as Jimi Hendrix.
Benjamin's goal in taking on the role was to present something new about Hendrix that couldn't be found on You Tube, but he also had more personal objectives.
Ridley has said that the story of their meeting, and Keith’s immediate disbelief at Hendrix’s stunning guitar work, inspired him to focus on the musician’s early days. (“The guy on guitar just completely blew mind,” she says in the latter.) The meeting laid the groundwork for Keith to become Hendrix’s de facto manager.
Andre benjamin dating girlfriend comments