Billy Preston Quotes

Billy Preston was a piano prodigy and Grammy Award winner who performed with the Beatles and known as “The Fifth Beatle”. He was also a hit maker on his own.

“I do believe that God has his hands on me and that he has work for me to do.” – Billy Preston

“The first time I met Ray, I was going to school around the corner from his house. One day, he was playing the piano. I eased up on the porch to listen to him.” – Billy Preston

“I had been inspired by an organ player named Earl Grant, who played organ and piano together. My mom took me to see him. So I went home, put my piano and organ together, too.” – Billy Preston

“It was great fun to be able to work with so many different artists. And I’m paying a tribute to the Beatles. I’ve just recorded some of their songs.” – Billy Preston

“The Beatles did treat me as a member of the group. And that was a great honor, you know?” – Billy Preston

“I’m playing with Bonnie Raitt. I don’t have to sing it. I just have to play it. That’s cool.” – Billy Preston

“I would never do anything to hurt anybody, especially if they’re helping me. I’m not that kind of person.” – Billy Preston

“If you can’t be with the one you love, love the one you’re with” – Billy Preston

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