Pitbull is one of the artists that create music that the entire world can enjoy. His global fame has brought him a huge fan following and he continues to make music that will surely transcend our time. We decided to celebrate his accomplishments with 15 Greatest Pitbull Quotes Showing Why He Is Awesome.
Pitbull recently became the first Latin artist to receive a SoundExchange Digital award. Not only is he a highly successful artist, Pitbull has also been pretty outspoken about his family’s home country of Cuba, despite the fact that he is an American artist. He hasn’t forgotten his people, yet treats everyone around the world as an equal.
There almost isn’t one instance where you can go a year without hearing a major hit from Pitbull being played on the radio. His high-intensity party music and famous catchphrase “dale,” can be heard all over the world. So we invite you to check out our, 15 Greatest Pitbull Quotes Showing Why He Is Awesome.
15 Greatest Pitbull Quotes Showing Why He Is Awesome
“I won’t perform in Cuba until there’s no more Castro and there’s a free Cuba. To me, Cuba’s the biggest prison in the world, and I would be very hypocritical were I to perform there.”
“The only business I knew grew up was flipping, if I invested five dollars, I knew I could get back eight. If I got back eight, it meant I could live off three, invest another five, get another eight, stack another three. That’s what the music business is to me — flip after flip, a flip after a flip.”
“I already had three strikes against me. One, I have light skin. Two, I’m from Miami, which wasn’t getting looked at at the time. Three, I’m Cuban. But now, I’ve made everything that stacked against me into a virtue.”
“The people in Cuba, they know what I stand for, and there’s a lot of people in Cuba that stand for the same. But they can’t say it.”
“With all the negativity going on in the world right now, people need an escape. When you give them a hit record or a great record, it allows them to escape for at least three to four minutes. They’re not thinking bills or economy or immigration or war when you create that kind of ambiance.”
“One night I’ll be in Los Angeles and it’ll be a Latin crowd, and then another night I’ll go to Fresno and it’ll be an all-black crowd. To me, that’s the beauty of the music.”
“Look, Pitbull is a product. Don’t get it f**ked up — I’m a businessman. This industry is 90 percent business, 10 percent talent. It’s the people who think they’re talented, that their s**t don’t stink, who get left behind.”
“There’s always something going on, and people need that 45-minute-to-an-hour-and-15-minute break, where they just escape and not worry about bills, health care and God knows what. That, to me, is when you’re making great music: when people can just forget about what’s going on.”
“The only thing that matters in life: having fun!”
“I started doing shows in places that I couldn’t pronounce, didn’t know existed, and I’ve seen people that didn’t speak English or Spanish rapping to every lyric and singing to every hook. I said, ‘This is the type of music that I want to do.'”
“I don’t agree when the USA, that lives by a constitution, says, OK, just because you look this way, we’re going to ask you for your documentation, or you gotta go back to your country.”
“I feel like I’ve been fighting in music and creating new ways and new opportunities to make things work even when people thought it wouldn’t.”
“It’s all about music, because music is basically what’s… been my avenue out of maybe being involved in things I shouldn’t be.”
“I’m definitely someone who enjoys life and wakes up with a ball of energy.”