Kw-logo-smaller

Anyone Can Make a CD That Sells

O-Town
Courtesy of BMG
Aaron Carter
Courtesy of Jive/Zomba

It really burns my butt that Joe-Blow, who doesn't have a musical bone in his body, can go to a studio and make a CD that people will actually buy. All they need is the cash, the contacts and the looks - then they're set.

So they go to the recording studio, get hooked up to some fancy electronics which will alter their less-than-average voices, get some dancers and funky clothes and they're good to go. What blows my mind is the number of CD's they'll sell - LOADS!

Why is it that everyone is gobbling up this fabricated junk? This kind of over-produced music is played through a sound system while the group dances around on stage, lip-syncing or only singing the main vocals. Even though these groups don't write their own material, it's still talent isn't it? Oh wait, no it's not!

I'm not saying that a band has to write their own music but it would be nice if these groups did something musical. It's a joke that they call themselves musicians when they should be called performers because it's more accurate to say they are acting on stage. Doesn't anyone appreciate a singer with great vocals and a wicked band?

People, ask yourselves why are you buying this stuff? "Cuz they're cute," is not a good answer either. I know rock's dead at the moment, but there is good pop music out there - people that can actually sing, play instruments and write songs. Talented people. These days you just need to look a little harder and wade through the garbage to get to the good stuff.

So what do you think? Who's fakin' it and who's makin' it?
Don't just who - tell us why they are or aren't talented.

Related Stories:

  • Does Britney Spears Sell Sex?
  • Britney Spears Biography
  • Blonde Celebrity Quotes
  • More Music Stuff
  • >
    >

    readers voted!

    Comments

    there are 0 comments

    Please login or register to add comments

    share with your friends


    Twitter Facebook Myspace Digg


    like this article?
    Sign up now to get more just like!

    latest videos

    F985657026156

    Are You Ready For Fabricated Pop to R.I.P?

    • Yes - Let's get back to Rock/Alternative.
    • No Way - I love boy bands, keep 'em coming.

    related stories

    Entertainment in the forums

    lakink
    lakink posted in Celebs:
    Justin bieber  :blush
    reply about 7 hours
    -Gwen42--
    -Gwen42-- posted in Movies:
    HUNGER GAMES ALL THE WAY!!!
    reply about 7 hours
    -Gwen42--
    I <3 loom braclets!!!
    reply about 7 hours
    LAZY778
    LAZY778 posted in Movies:
    "ThunderSpirit" wrote: "WithdrawnSoul" wrote: Definitely not me. The previous movie was boring at the first time watching it, I'm pretty sure it's going to be the same this time. (*・-・) Thank you. I'm pretty sure the reason a lot of people read the book was because 'everyone else was reading it,' and that is the reason I looked into Hunger Games as well, I won't lie. Don't get me wrong, I liked the Hunger Games and Catching Fire, but Mockingjay was a little boring. Not much happened until the very end, and by then my brain shut down. So, no. "ThunderSpirit" wrote: "WithdrawnSoul" wrote: Definitely not me. The previous movie was boring at the first time watching it, I'm pretty sure it's going to be the same this time. (*・-・) Thank you. I'm pretty sure the reason a lot of people read the book was because 'everyone else was reading it,' and that is the reason I looked into Hunger Games as well, I won't lie. Don't get me wrong, I liked the Hunger Games and Catching Fire, but Mockingjay was a little boring. Not much happened until the very end, and by then my brain shut down. So, no. WHAT DO YOU MEAN NOTHING HAPPENED? So many of peoples fav characters died! Peeta gets messed up in the head! Katness is struggling! I mean how was it boring? Well ok i guess it was your opinion but still. 
    reply about 8 hours
    -Gwen42--
    -Gwen42-- posted in TV Shows:
    NASCAR Countdown
    reply about 10 hours

    play online games

    Candy-100

    A great online version of the famous Candy Crush. This is the best game launched...

    1515_gl_kidzworld_100x100_jpg_fz

    Intriguing planets, weird and wonderful characters; challenge friends and find a...

    157262_(2)

    When you go back to Candyland, you’ll wonder why you ever left in the first plac...

    100x100_ra_logo_girl

    Uncle George has left you his farm, but unfortunately it’s in pretty bad shape. ...

    _thumb_100x100

    Shoot blobs with different properies to merge yellow blobs. Your blobs can be re...