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Debbie Harry: I adore Beyonce's music style

Debbie Harry has admitted that she
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She might be one of the most famous popstars of the 80s and one of the most iconic as well, but Debbie Harry from Blondie has admitted she "kind of" wished her own career followed a similar path to Beyonce. Harry, who at 66 still looks as youthful as ever, explained it wasn't that she had any regrets with the way her own music career developed, but acknowledged that she – and Blondie – were never as mainstream an artist like Beyonce. Speaking to Billboard, she said: "I'm very happy with... what we've done. I always felt I was more comfortable being a cult [figure], but the temptation to be such a great entertainer and performer like Beyonce [is] so fantastic. "I would adore doing some of that stuff. Her track record with songs is phenomenal; I wish we had as many hits." She added Blondie had always been aware of where they stood in the music industry, a delicate line between "pop fodder and having an underground identity". "But we're definitely a rock band more than anything else," she said. Blondie released their ninth [studio](http://www.gear4music.com/Studio-Equipment.html) album Panic of Girls earlier this year, which was met warmly by music critics around the world. Buy [Pianos](http://www.gear4music.com/Keyboard-Piano.html) & [Keyboards](http://www.gear4music.com/Keyboard-Piano.html) Now  ADNFCR-2133-ID-800720081-ADNFCR
Posted on 6 Sep 2011 15:59 to category : Band / Celebrity News

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