Facebook R&B crooner Mario has been relatively quiet on the music front for…
- Posted on Sep 2nd 2009 12:00PM by Linda Laban
"Out of everybody that you look at and take a few lessons from, I don't think he was a bad man to do it from," Nutini tells Spinner. "Seems like he had a way that he wanted to go through life and he did it. That's something worth respecting. You can't argue with that."
Nutini also has a good laugh while discussing Stewart's '70s disco 'Da Ya Think I'm Sexy?' period and some questionable fashion choices. "There were a few leopard skin moments that I hope I don't go to," he says, referring to a particularly dodgy pair of tight animal print pants Stewart once sported. "I hope I don't find whatever drug it was that persuaded him to go out and dress like that."
The younger singer then comes up with a possible reason for it. "Maybe it was okay, ya know. I've got Britt Ekland on my arm and I'm a good looking frontman of a wicked rock band," he riffs, referring to Stewart's former band, the Faces. "F--- it, I can do whatever I want."