Harry Connick, Jr. – There are more than 300,000…

There are more than 300,000 families in the Gulf region that lost their homes and…


“There are more than 300,000 families in the Gulf region that lost their homes and are waiting for peace of mind. The hurricane exposed the sad reality of poverty in America. We saw, in all its horrific detail, the vulnerabilities of living in inadequate housing and the heartbreak of losing one’s home.”
-Harry Connick, Jr.

Harry Connick, Jr. – I’m not trying to be…

I’m not trying to be romantic. I think you can tell when people are trying…


“I’m not trying to be romantic. I think you can tell when people are trying to be sexy onstage. When I was doing ‘All the Way,’ I was really thinking about my wife. People don’t know my personal experience, but they can tell it’s an honest interpretation.”
-Harry Connick, Jr.

Harry Connick, Jr. – My dad was the district…

My dad was the district attorney of New Orleans for about 30 years. And when…


“My dad was the district attorney of New Orleans for about 30 years. And when he opened his campaign headquarters back in the early ’70s, when I was 5 years old, my mother wanted me to play the national anthem. And they got an upright piano on the back of a flatbed truck and I played it.”
-Harry Connick, Jr.

Harry Connick, Jr. – The whole ‘American Idol’ way…

The whole ‘American Idol’ way of looking at things is the antithesis of what I…


“The whole ‘American Idol’ way of looking at things is the antithesis of what I grew up with. There are a whole lot of kids wanting to be famous now, whereas if I’d even mentioned that word to one of my teachers, I would have got into a whole load of trouble.”
-Harry Connick, Jr.