It is one thing recording music in a studio and another performing it on stage. The craft of a musician is demonstrated especially when s/he wows a gathering with an outstanding performance. It takes creativity, confidence and a great deal of knowledge in music to put up a hypnotic performance.
It is undoubted that some musicians record good songs but end up performing abysmally because they are mere studio artistes. Of course, there are days an artiste, like any other human being will have a bad day; that does not nullify the fact that some artistes are just bad on stage.
From observations, most artistes who leave audience wanting for more invest in their craft because they mean business. Stage performance goes beyond an individual being on stage and reproducing exactly what is on his CD. It calls for good choice of songs, choreography, microphone technique, communicating with the audience, living the song, breathe control, synchronising with the band, good transition and costume.
These female acts, in no particular order, leave their audience hungry for more. They can stand the test of time delivering exactly that in the face of Ghana’s tough and volatile music industry.
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