“Everybody is excited that I’m turning 90 years old because it gives them a chance to exploit something that they think is milestone but I find to be absolutely terrifying,” Belafonte said in his signature deep, raspy voice. (He stopped singing in 2004 because of issues with his vocal cords.)
“When I think about the age of 90, all I can remember was when I was 10 years old and I thought anything 90 was a mummy.”
Belafonte seems far from slowing down as he heads into the next decade of his life.
Read more at The Houston Chronicle.