What do you mean, six months?

Pete [Drake] was in London for George's album. Somehow he ended up in my car and saw all these country tapes. He said I ought to go to Nashville and do an album. But I thought, “Oh no, I don't want to go to Nashville for six months.” Because that's what it used to always take us to do an album — six months.

But Pete said, “What do you mean, six months? We did Nashville Skyline in two days.” Two days? I couldn't believe it....

From the Interview Rolling Stone, “Yesterday and Today”, New York NY: Jann S. Wenner, 2012

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