Do you find yourself listening to pop music often? If so, what do you like to listen to? Are there any new artists you enjoy?
"I don't listen to pop music so much."
How does it make you feel to have other people remix your music? Does remixing appeal to you?
"I love the process of remixing things myself. But, it's also nice to have other musicians asking to remix my songs."
Do you see your status as a chart-topping dance-music artist as an extension of your early artistic practice? How do the two interrelate? Has this move into dance music surprised you?
"I take dance music seriously as I took other forms of music, in a sense that I am fascinated by how daringly creative dance music can get and do."
For decades, you have always worn the most incredible and imaginative hats. What are some of your favorites? How many hats do you own?
"I have many hats. Sounds like a song! I go to many countries and cities in the world, and the most simplest thing is to take home a hat I bought. Not bulky as fun."
Did you see the spoof that someone made of you covering Daft Punk's "Get Lucky"? What did you think of it?
"Nobody told me about it. Oh, dear! I would love to see, read, listen to it."
What do you like the most about being an octogenarian thus far? What decade do you think you had the most fun in? Why?
"I feel younger and energetic than ever. I truly believe that I am going into a second life, in which I have the most fun."
In your recent interview in Interview, you said "I see the totality. I'm always looking ahead, and if there is no possibility to look ahead, then I despise that situation." So, what do you see in the future?
"Lots of fun and action."