Bus Rides Inspire Ben Harper

Mar. 12 2008, Published 11:12 a.m. ET

Link to FacebookShare to XShare to Email

Ben Harper doesn’t like road trips – he prefers bus trips.

“I like to write songs on the bus, so I get on the bus and write songs on the bus,” the 38-year-old singer says. “That’s where life is really happening and people are in touch with themselves to great depths. I just go where the bus takes me. One-way ticket and then I find my way back. I’ll go anywhere, really.”

NYC is his favorite place to go with wife Laura Dern, 41, and their two children Ellery, 6, and Jaya, 3.

Article continues below advertisement

“I love it here,” he says. “I love the city.”


Want OK! each day? Sign up here!

Opt-out of personalized ads

© Copyright 2024 OK!™️. A DIVISION OF MYSTIFY ENTERTAINMENT NETWORK INC. OK! is a registered trademark. All rights reserved. Registration on or use of this site constitutes acceptance of our Terms of Service, Privacy Policy and Cookies Policy. People may receive compensation for some links to products and services. Offers may be subject to change without notice.