Sheryl Crow

  • Aired:  09/11/13
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Grammy winner Sheryl Crow talks about country music and anti-war activism. (4:08)

( CHEERS AND APPLAUSE )WELCOME BACK, EVERYBODY.

MY GUEST TONIGHT, PLEADS WELCOMESHERYL CROWE.

( CHEERS AND APPLAUSE )CHERYL, GOOD TO SEE YOU.

NICE TO HAVE YOU ON FINALLY.

>> IT'S SO GREAT TO BE HERE!

>> Stephen: WE'VE MET BEFORE.

>> YES, YES.

>> Stephen: MOSTLY HANG OUTAT THE GRAMMYS, YOU KNOW, STUFF

LIKE THAT.

YOU, OF COURSE, P.BEAUTIFULLYWITH KID ROCK.

>> I HAVE, INDEED.

>> Stephen: AT THE RALLY TORESTORE... THAT JON AND I DID.

THANK YOU FOR DOING THAT.

( CHEERS AND APPLAUSE )>> Stephen: THAT WAS FUN.

OTHER PEOPLE MIGHT KNOW YOU FROMYOUR MUSIC CAREER.

>> YEAH.

>> Stephen: OKAY, YOU ARE ANINE-TIME GRAMMY AWARD WINNER.

YOU'VE SOLD MORE THAN 50 MILLIONALBUMS WORLDWIDE.

MICHAEL JACKSON CAN KISS YOURASS.

THAT'S INSANE.

>> I'M SO MUCH BIGGER THAN HIM.

>> Stephen: I KNOW.

WHY HAVE YOU DONE SO MUCH?

AT THE BEGINNING OF YOUR CAREERYOU TOLD US ALL YOU WANT TO DO

IS HAVE FUN.

ISN'T THAT CLEARLY A LIE?

DON'T YOU REALLY WANT TO HAVE ANINCREDIBLE WORK ETHIC?

>> NO, NOT AT ALL YOU.

>> Stephen: STILL WANT TOHAVE FUN?

>> I STILL WANT TO HAVE FUN.

>> Stephen: YOU WANT TO GETDRUNK IN THE MORNING?

>> THAT'S TRUE.

I HAVE TWO LITTLE KIDS.

THEY'RE USED TO IT, THOUGH.

>> Stephen: WELL, YOU LOOKGOOD FOR SOMEBODY WHO WAKES AND

BAKES.

>> I HAVE A CRACK TEAM THATWORKS 24 HOURS A DAY TO GET ME

LOOKING LIKE THIS.

>> Stephen: CAN YOU GIVE METHEIR NUMBER?

>> YOU DON'T NEED IT.

>> Stephen: THANK YOU.

YOU'RE A GOOD GUEST.

RIGHT NOW, THIS IS YOUR EIGHTHSTUDIO ALBUM.

>> IT IS.

>> Stephen: IT'S CALLED"FEELS LIKE HOME."

IT IS A COUNTRY ALBUM FOR YOU.

>> IT IS.

>> Stephen: YOU'RE A GIANTROCK STAR.

WHY ARE YOU TRYING TO STEAL JOBSHAVE YOU HEARD THEIR LYRICS?

THEY'VE HAD TERRIBLE LIVES.

IT'S BEEN HARD ENOUGH ON THEM--THEIR WIFE HAS LEFT THEM AND

THEIR DOG IS DEAD.

>> TWO THINGS-- A LOT OFDRINKING IN COUNTRY.

PEOPLE WRITE ABOUT DRINKING.

AND SECONDLY, THERE IS A LOT OFMONEY...

>> Stephen: REALLY?

LET'S PLAY UP THAT.

THEY DON'T PLAY UP THE MONEY ASMUCH.

NO.

THEY NEVER SAY, "MAKE IT RAIN."

( LAUGHTER )BECAUSE IT'S SOMETHING OF A

DEPARTURE FOR YOU, OR DID YOUALWAYS WANT TO BE A COUNTRY

STAR?

>> YOU KNOW, BRAD PAISLEY-- I'MGOING TO DROP A NAME-- HE SAID

YOU NEED TO MAKE A RECORD INTHIS FORMAT.

LET'S MAKE THIS STORY TO THEPOINT.

IN POP AND ROCK, YOU CAN LEAVEYOUR LYRICS A LITTLE NEBULOUS.

BUT IN COUNTRY, YOU TELL ASTORY.

SO -->> Stephen: I LOVE THAT BRAD

PAISLEY.

THE SONG OF HIS WITH LL COOLJAY.

DO YOU REMEMBER THAT ONE?

>> I DO.

>> Stephen: DID YOU HAVE ANACCIDENTAL MISOGYNIST ON IT?

>> NO, NO WE DON'T.

>> Stephen: YOU'RE ALSO A BETOF AN ACTIVIST, AREN'T YOU?

>> I AM.

>> Stephen: IN 2003 INAGREEMENT YOU WON A SHIRT THAT

SAID NO WAR.

ANYTHING YOU'D LIKE TO SAY ABOUTOUR POSSIBLE INVOLVEMENT IN

SYRIA.

>> I'M A LOVER NORTH A FIGHTER.

I DON'T THINK WAR SEAVER THEANSWER.

( LAUGHTER ).

>> Stephen: NOT AT ALL.

NOT AT ALL.

THINK ABOUT WORLD WAR II AND HOWYOU WOULD HAVE APPEASED HITLER?

( LAUGHTER )( APPLAUSE ).

CHERYL, I THANK YOU SO MUCH FORBEING HERE.

WOULD YOU SING A SONG FOR US?

>> I'D LOVE TO.

>> THIS IS A PERFORMANCE BYSHERYL CROWE.

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