How to Promote your Musical Talent in Kenya
Are you an upcoming Singer, Artist, Songwriter, Producer, Instrumentalist or Deejay? Are you worried that your musical talent is not getting exposure to the world? Don’t beat yourself up!
The Age of the Internet
Technology has made possible many things that were considered impossible a few years ago. It has opened doors that were not visible and made overnight successes. The internet alone has built careers, created job descriptions and even enabled people to have fun doing what they love.
Today, you can easily promote your musical talent not only in Kenya but all over the world using free platforms within a very short period of time. In addition, you can improve your skills by learning from the many valuable resources available online.
Below are 5 platforms and strategies that you can use to showcase your musical talent.
1. A personal Website or Blog
One of the best ways to create awareness about your musical talent is through a website or blog. Write content and share your work, ideas and opinions about music and your personality.
A simple landing page will help you collect emails, post your upcoming events and advertise your work.
2. Social Media Platforms
You are already missing on too much if you are not on social platforms or if you are not using them to your advantage.
We are living in an age where almost everyone is online and has an account with a social network.
Share your photos, videos, and banners on the social platforms to reach potential clients and audience.
Some of the best social networks include; Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, Pinterest, and Instagram.
3. Holding Musical Talent Gigs
Attending or organizing gigs is another great way to promote your Musical talent. Invite your friends, relatives and ask them to tell their circle of friends. After the performance, they will be your ambassadors in spreading the word.
4. Collaborate with others
Collaborations are more often overlooked as a way to advertise talents. Reality is that working with others is a great way to promote your talent.
5. Reach out to music websites
Music websites like Music News Kenya can also help promote your musical talent. Reach out to such websites and blogs and request them to feature your talent or work.
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All the best in your Musical journey!!!