A musical artist is one who can, out of his initiative compose music, record it in the studio and release it to the public; this business is becoming lucrative in Nigeria and Africa as a whole with the influx of classical and jazz music in the market.
Before now, most African countries such as Nigeria, Ghana, Tanzania, South-Africa, and others rely on music from the Western world. However, as days evolve, people began to develop an interest in the music industry.
To become an artist is challenging as it involves a lot of processes; Africans who want to make a career in music should try to follow the spelled out guideline below.
One who wants to make a career in music should try to be close music artists (uprising or successful ones) during his or her practice, public shows, and other functions.
By doing that, you will gain a good knowledge of what to do and how to do what to do. Make them your friend and participate in making their show successful.
One who attends musical shows very often will have the advantage of learning from various artists who come to display on the stage.
Such persons will gain the knowledge of how to formulate a signature tone, musical rhythm, beating and also the wordings that touch and impact on the lives of the audience.
The beating of music to a great extent contributes to the success of that music. The beating of music is one key element that attracts the audience while the information in the music retains them.
Many times, well-written songs are messed up as a result of poor musical sound. Try to employ the services of experts in the system so as to compliment the information in your music.
Write out the content of the music you want to sing. This will help you as you carry out rehearsal.
The only way to get used to your music is to constantly practice. When you practice singing very often, it becomes part of you.
A good backup artist helps music to be lively. Pick a good backup artist that you think perfectly matches your music genre, so that the output of your music will be excellent.
Invite your colleagues in the business to come and watch you perform as they will point out errors and advice you on the way forward before selling your music to the public.
Start attending minor shows at low prices, by this, you will become popular. Never make the mistake of using price to scare away patronisers or promoters at your early stage.
When your popularity has appreciated, then you can decide to charge more for your services.
Truly, of recent music has greatly impacted on human life. Apart from the fact that it entertains, it enhances people’s health by reducing high blood pressure. A well-packaged music serves also as a projector of the artist who composed it.