The Let Love Rule star spends a large part of the year at his retreat on Eleuthera in the Bahamas and he's made it his 2016 New Year's resolution to take surfing lessons there.

"I don't surf and I'm not the best swimmer," he tells Rolling Stone, "(but) I made a plan a month ago: Surfing is gonna change my music. It's going to offer me something I don't have that I need to move toward.

"Lately I've been listening to (the Beach Boys song) God Only Knows over and over. A Brian Wilson phase wouldn't be bad."