Ken Hensley

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I never played in Ozzy's band. We played a lot of festival shows together and my company did supply Ozzy's bass players with equipment.

Ken Hensley

It is always encouraging and kind when people say nice things about my work but I know that it is not me that did it then and it is not me that is doing it now. It is God living in me and for that I will always be grateful.

Ken Hensley

The band projects just took natural priority. I didn't really have a solo career, just wanted to share the music in another way and to learn more about writing, recording, etcetera.

Ken Hensley

I know why I am here and my only real focused goal is to live each day to the fullest and to try and honor God and be an encouragement to others. What the future holds is firmly in God's hands, and I am very happy about that!

Ken Hensley

I don't really think of myself as part of the British blues scene although my early career did run parallel to it.

Ken Hensley

I am, first of all, a Christian and, secondly, a person with very very serious personal opinion, so I'm motivated by many many things and, certainly, not by the need or desire to satisfy other people's ideas of who I am.

Ken Hensley

The past has infinite value if one learns from it.

Ken Hensley

All of us would like for everybody to be the kind of person we want them to be.

Ken Hensley

When we were making vinyl records we had a lot of time limitations for each record so songs were left off for a number of reasons. Now, with CDs, much more music can be included.

Ken Hensley

I lived in an area where there were a lot of rock musicians, and we got together regularly in our studios.

Ken Hensley

I always write lyrics first and the rhythm and the melody come from the lyrics. It always comes from the lyrics: words have rhythm and words have melody.

Ken Hensley

All of our most successful songs were simple, straightforward and understandable. I still don't know what makes one song a hit and not another!

Ken Hensley

THE GODS was my first professional band and I learned a lot during that time. It was very cool playing with so many great musicians as it helped me to learn.

Ken Hensley

It was both exciting and frustrating to work with an orchestral group.

Ken Hensley