Q&A: Chris Isaak Talks 20 Years on Billboard Charts, Covering Elvis and Keeping His Shirt On

Q&A: Chris Isaak Talks 20 Years on Billboard Charts, Covering Elvis and Keeping His Shirt On

"I never caught a trend and I never got caught by a trend," said

Here, continued, is Billboard's recent conversation with singer-songwriter Chris Isaak, including a sample of an Elvis Presley classic.


On Sustained Success



On Keeping His Shirt On


On Reality Singing Shows



On the Future of the Music Business
"How the business has changed doesn't really change what I want to do," said Isaak. "I go home and I still want to play my guitar and sing. And, I still want to write songs. I'm crazy for this."


Chris Isaak Singing "Can't Help Falling in Love"