I’m a seasoned, super talented, multi award winning, professional artiste. I won, at least, 6 awards, this year alone, and turned down a few. My credits range from Obama to Macy Gray.
Therefore: Stop asking me to sing, or perform for you for free. Would you to go to train for your job, and put in 30 years of hard grafting work experience to be working for tea and coffee, or travel expenses?
Unless you are a nationally registered charity for a good, great cause; please oh, for the love of God, do not ask me again, to perform for you for free. It’s unprofessional & insulting.
We all have mortgages, rents and bills to pay. Winter, summer, or fall, bills, are to be paid. Studio time is not free, neither is my entertainment lawyer cheap.
It makes no difference who approached who first. It is just simply business. We are all selling our products and services, and they are not free. Otherwise, we won’t be trading, or still be in business. Enough already.
We all have our standards, and I have mine. 2020 vission in sight. No more dross.
People have been saying to me, directly, or directly, “Who am I, and why should I be paid?”.
Well, I put it to you, like this. Google me and find out what I have been doing for the past 30 years. You can also approach my approved, professional industry standard agents, past and present.
I’m not vain, un-reasonable, delusional or fame-mongering. There are plethora quicker ways to be famous in 2019. I am just simply passionate about my work and the people it effects. In between white supremacy & antquated cultural ignorances, we must all get along.
My post is not to offend anybody. That is the fact. Thank you. Merry Xmas & Happy New Year wishes.
See you on top.
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Àrèmúorin – Anthony Everest is a Multi Awardee Conscious Writer / Holistic Jazz Soul Singer-Songwriter, Author, Producer. No1, 49+ Weeks, Jazz Charts. (C) 2019 MercyfulGrace / Anthony Everest