Bru asked in Entertainment & MusicMusic · 1 decade ago

why arnt backup singers given as much credit as the singer themself?

especially in R&B music

the backup singers are the ones who are making the singer SOUND GOOD

otherwise he/she woudlnt even sound great

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  • greg g
    Lv 5
    1 decade ago
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    because ppl moslty just listen 2 the lead singer

  • 1 decade ago

    Why don't we give the back up DANCERS some credit, too? I mean, the stage show wouldn't be complete without them, would it?

    Backup is exactly that ... BACK - UP!

    And it's not the backup singers that make these talentless hacks sound good ... it's the PRODUCER on the mixing boards.

  • Anonymous
    4 years ago

    all the commonly used suspects were listed. one extra to characteristic: Alice in Chains' new singer is black. there is also Hed P.E. And the undesirable Brains were between the founders of the hardcore scene, the entire band became black. 24/7 Spyz is an all black metallic-ish band. And body count number turned right into a metallic band fronted by Ice-T. ok, some human beings beat me to Alice in Chains, 24/7 Spyz, and undesirable Brains. Candiria is fronted by a black guy besides.

  • 1 decade ago

    Because they the reason you listen to the music. Because they aren't as talented, or else they would be the lead singer.

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  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    the lead singer is louder than the back up singers so the lead singer is more noticeable.

  • 1 decade ago

    because they're in the backround. if ya want more attention then the lead singer, kick him out of the band.

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