Ezra Michael Koenig is a musician, singer-songwriter, producer, and radio personality from the United States.

He is best known as the lead singer, guitarist, and primary songwriter for Vampire Weekend, an indie rock band.

He is the creator of the Netflix animated comedy series Neo Yokio and presents the Apple Music talk show Time Crisis with Ezra Koenig on the radio.

Born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Ezra Koenig is a singer, songwriter and producer. He first gained attention as the frontman of the band Vampire Weekend.

After releasing two albums with the group, Koenig left to focus on his solo career. His first album as a solo artist was released in 2012.

Since then, he has released two more albums and toured extensively. He also has a career as a writer.

He has written for the HBO show Girls and appeared in the 2015 movie, Begin Again.

You will find below a curated collection of the best ‘Ezra Koenig’ quotes that you can read and share with others.


Best Ezra Koenig Quotes

Sometimes I don’t feel very social and I just go to sleep. ~ Ezra Koenig.

For you to be able to take a picture of yourself that you feel good enough about to share with the world – I think that’s a great thing. ~ Ezra Koenig.

I go to great pains to find the best yogurt and granola. ~ Ezra Koenig.

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I feel like you constantly have to prove why you deserve to continue to exist. ~ Ezra Koenig.

My dad has a really great record collection that basically went up to the year I was born: 1984. ~ Ezra Koenig.

I don’t like to generalize but I’ve had nothing but bad experiences with Mexican food in Europe. ~ Ezra Koenig.

My dad grew up in a working-class Jewish neighborhood, and I got a scholarship from my dad’s union to go to college. I went there to get an education, not as an extension of privilege. ~ Ezra Koenig.

Sometimes I surprise myself with how dissatisfied I am with seemingly satisfying experiences. ~ Ezra Koenig.

Making every record is a process full of tough times. ~ Ezra Koenig.

Famous Ezra Koenig Quotes

Growing up listening to rap music, you almost feel like you should have haters. That’s an important part of being a successful musician. It’s a good thing, I guess. ~ Ezra Koenig.

All I know for sure is that issues like race, like class, are always best approached with compassion and open-mindedness. ~ Ezra Koenig.

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I like how Ralph Lauren creates a mystical world through his clothing. ~ Ezra Koenig.

Musicals don’t get enough credit for being so surreal. It’s like an alternate universe… ~ Ezra Koenig.

It’s really hard to even talk about the internet without seeming instantly corny. ~ Ezra Koenig.

But you know what? When I die, everybody is invited to come take a selfie at my funeral. Except for my enemies. They’re not invited to the funeral, period. ~ Ezra Koenig.

I’m down with Spotify. I don’t know all the financial details but generally it’s a great resource. ~ Ezra Koenig.

Top Ezra Koenig Quotes

You can be 24 and continue to live like you’re at college, or even continue to live like you’re in high school. Or you can put on a shirt and tie and pretend to be an adult. ~ Ezra Koenig.

No part of Manhattan these days really has the same vibe I get from a Ramones song or a Velvet Underground song. ~ Ezra Koenig.

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I still to this day get the most inspiration from rap lyrics. ~ Ezra Koenig.

I’m pretty sure that the Walkmen are the band that I’ve paid to see the most in my life. ~ Ezra Koenig.

If you’re lonely, bored, or unhappy, remember you are mad young. There is so much time to meet new people and go to new places. ~ Ezra Koenig.

There aren’t that many people walking about who are a total class stereotype. ~ Ezra Koenig.

Some people say video games rot your brain, but I think they work different muscles that maybe you don’t normally use. ~ Ezra Koenig.

Popular Ezra Koenig Quotes

I’m a huge fan of the Bay Area so I always love coming to San Francisco. ~ Ezra Koenig.

Rapping and singing are not two polar opposites. There’s so much middle ground. And I think there’s a lot of people who find that middle ground. ~ Ezra Koenig.

I do think sometimes there’s danger in guest appearance mania. I’ve seen too many examples that sound cool on paper, like ‘Oh, get that guy to sing the hook on that guy’s song,’ and then that’s all it is. It’s a cool idea that sounds good on paper. ~ Ezra Koenig.

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Tom Cruise is one of the most successful actors of all time. ~ Ezra Koenig.

Playing Tetris for 15 minutes is like meditation. ~ Ezra Koenig.

Great Ezra Koenig Quotes

Well, growing up in the ’90s, my first true love was ska music. ~ Ezra Koenig.

It’s cool to have instruments lying around because they give you different ideas. ~ Ezra Koenig.

I still think that if you’re excited about something, you have to work at it. ~ Ezra Koenig.

In Europe, I always have fun bike riding in Amsterdam. ~ Ezra Koenig.

As an artist you have the luxury of maybe presenting an issue in a certain way, as opposed to actually solving it. ~ Ezra Koenig.


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