Top 10 Things that are Essential for Being a Popular Musician NowadaysWe live in a crappy world where these things can get you to be a popular musician.
The Top Ten
Haha, that's why I listen to non-popular metal bands. They don't pay much attention to their looks, don't write simple songs about sex and partying, and don't use autotune. - Metal_Treasure
Not all popular musicians are like this! But I guess everyone focuses on the mainstream of the mainstream...
"Video killed the radio star"
Like Jacob Sartorius. He has no talent and cares about his looks. At least Melanie Martinez doesn't pay much attention to her looks, doesn't write simple songs about sex and partying, and doesn't use autotune. - DynastiSugarPop
Nowadays all the songs are about these things only - 0744rose
You find a million love songs already. My say is stop making new songs and spoiling what music really is and listen to the existing songs
Unpopular song: All we do is drive, all we do is think about the feelings that we hide
Popular song: I’m the one, yeah, I’m the one, yeah
Why would I care about their butt? If I want to go see Nightwish in concert or something, I will be listening to the amazing music, not looking at Floor's posterior. - Merilille
Melanie Martinez and Tori Kelly nevertheless had a big butt. - DynastiSugarPop
We get it. Whip, nae nae, dab, etc.
I hate lists like this. - SwagFlicks
You got it! You nailed it! You just said all that needs be said about mass-produced, corporately manufactured "artists" who've been ruining music since at least the early 90s. You could eliminate every other item, because you said it all perfectly in only three words.
Sadly this is somewhat true - RealTendoMendo
Ew! I'm too young to sing songs about those forms of ghastly things people have! - DynastiSugarPop
so TRUE AA - RealTendoMendo
Yup - 0744rose
For example: Jacob Saggytits. - DynastiSugarPop
No, no. Popular music should never ever use autotune ever. - NuMetalManiak
Only for singers who can't sing - zxm
Its common nowadays - 0744rose
It wasn't that bad.
It's called covering.
This is called covering. What's worse? Daya covering "What a Wonderful World"?