Joe Jonas Talks New Solo Career & Justin Bieber in Scene Spring 2014
During his interview with the mag, the the 24-year-old musician chatted about everything from his ultimate goals as a solo artist to his thoughts on "Boyfriend" hitmaker Justin Bieber.
Check out a few highlights from Mr. Jonas' interview below. For more, be sure to visit Scene!
On his career and new album:
"I'm kind of in the process of deciding what I want to do right now. I'm trying to [make it] something that I really want it to be - do music that I'm really proud of and not let too many cooks in the kitchen. I'm really at the baby stages. I'm writing with people I like and admire, but I'm taking my sweet, sweet time with it. I feel like if I figured out what I wanted the sound to be like, [I wouldn't be] too worried about 'I have to release this from the hype of..."
On his music:
"There are always stereotypes when people think of a band, any artist, that they're going to sound like a certain thing. [I hope that] when I hit the reset button and release new music, fresh ears will listen open=minded and not judge."
"I've had an easier route than most. The youngsters just turning 20, the Biebers of the world, are under a microscope. [Bieber] is having a very tough time finding balance. I think we all saw it coming. Your dad is your party animal - that's going to sum it up pretty quick. There's an equation of some sort of explosion."
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