Voice vs Autotune

Good Example of Talent

What happened to true talent?

Let me begin by saying I can't sing. I know I have no talent for it. But I also know not to attempt it. These days, you don't have to sing well to get a deal or make it big. There are so many "singers" these days who use the studio adjustments, auto tuning, flashy videos and costumes, and gimmicks. I won't even say I don't like these people, I do. I listen to just about every kind of music, watch the videos posted on YouTube, watch the TV shows, all of it. I love music. I do wish there were more out there who could really and truly sing however. People who can sing live, no lip synching. People who can stand on a stage, no music, no help, and just sing a capella. Those people deserve applause. What's sad are the ones who started out being able to sing, then got a deal, and now rely on the gimmicks. It's like they forget how to sing, or why they are singing. I miss the passion in the voices and purity of the music.


 Below are a few of my top picks for amazing voices. Next to this, I have included some links to where you can purchse the songs or CDs for these people.

1. Adele

2. Dave Grohl-Foo Fighters

3. Flyleaf

4. Boyce Avenue-does covers

5. Karmin-more covers plus originals

Comments 2 comments

MFGwrite profile image

MFGwrite 5 years ago from USA

You are correct. Real talent is needed anymore to make millions. As long as you can talk into a microphone, you can get a record deal, easy as that. People with actual talent don't get the recognition they deserve. Nice Hub!


profile image

Megan's Thoughts 5 years ago from Georgia Author

Thank you Mike! I'm glad I'm not the only one who's noticed!!

    Sign in or sign up and post using a HubPages Network account.

    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    No HTML is allowed in comments, but URLs will be hyperlinked. Comments are not for promoting your articles or other sites.

    Click to Rate This Article