"The way the industry is now - which basically is 99 percent negative - the one thing that's really great is that in this environment, for Randy, doing something really different and pushing the threshold becomes a very good idea," Froom says. "You're not going to be facing a record company that is going to be disappointed or worried they don't have a hit. There was no pressure to conform."
"When I was with Mitchell sometimes people felt like he overshadowed me and I said, 'No, I hired him to do exactly those things,'" she said. "I'm the source here - not him. He did what I wanted, thank you very much. It's not his expression, it's mine."