David Guetta: "I want people to dance ... but also to listen"

From the Best of Q: French DJ David Guetta is back with new earworms -- but also a more contemplative vibe.
DJ David Guetta on Listen and what it's like getting older than his forever-young crowd. (DavidGuetta.com)

In a conversation from the Best of Q, world-renowned French DJ David Guetta joins guest host Piya Chattopadhyay to discuss his ground-breaking career and his sixth studio album, Listen

His new record is packed with anthemic club beats, his trademark genre-blending, and A-list musical collaborators like Nicki Minaj, John Legend and Emeli Sande — but it's also contemplative and emotional at turns.


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