The goal of all businesses, no matter what the industry, is profit. Plain and simple. This is one of the major reasons that people are failing.
The music business should not be called the music business, but the business that just so happens to sell music!
The first thing a person needs to realise before embarking on a journey into the entertainment industry is that its all about the money, NOT THE ART. Yes, it is important to be passionate about music in order to succeed, however, you can be the most passionate person in the world and never make a dime in the industry. “The music game is 90% business and 10% talent”.