LA QUINTA, CA - APRIL 12: (2L-R) Diesel president Renzo Rosso, producer Jimmy Iovine, designer Ali Hewson, singer Bono and model Liberty Ross attend the DIESEL + EDUN Studio Africa Event At Indio Valley With Rolling Stone Rock Room at Tally Horse Ranch on April 12, 2013 in La Quinta, California.
And then we shot video. Jimmy Iovine called me 7 seconds into the video…and he said, ‘This is a smash! This video is amazing!’
We just had a great feeling about the song ... I made it last summer. I mean, I had it for about 8 or 9 months, you know, and Jimmy Iovine liked it, but nobody was really jumping all around the place for it.
Jimmy Iovine's particular genius comes from the way he has seamlessly merged artistry and technology, combining incredible leaps of the imagination with a brilliant and bold approach to businessMore quotes »
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