Even though the 1980s sex symbol admits to being 4900 years old, he says he doesnt feel as old as he once thought he was.
Idol is currently riding high on the success of Devils Playground, his first album in 12 years, and says success is sweet because hes approached his comeback step-by-step with a great band.
The 12-year break wasnt easy for Idol, who admits at times he was frightened that he lost his talent and says his past success has created a high standard to live up to.
Still, he says the public reception of Devils Playground reminds him that no matter what happens next, he can always write songs an act he compares to pregnancy.
In his words, Its like having sex for me. You bounce ideas back to someone else and then suddenly theyre pregnant.
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