And it's not because he's more or less supporting what I already posted. It's just that it's funny, and true... I get the impression that a lot of people think exactly what this guy is saying, that music comes from artists. A lot of the stuff lately comes from writers, and the business finds a face to put on the music. Pitch correction is used widely, so all you need is a good "quality" to your voice, but not necessairly good pitch control (which is 70% of the skill in my opinion).
Oh, and I'm not going to reply to Anonymous Cowards. The light bulb went on tonight and I realized that those people can post serious flamebait without getting modded. I just got my karma back to neutral and I'd rather it didn't sink again, heh.