African music is very important to the African people who believe that music has the power to deliver the intended message. With the modern lifestyle, musicians have been emerging on stage with different fashions to attract the attention of their audiences. Fashion has greatly influenced the African music industry and the outcome has been fantastic.
As Nelson Mandela said that music gives people hope and faith to live once again even as it narrates that sad tale. This is why African fashion has influenced African music industry and made it reach the point where it is now.
African fashion is influencing the music industry because once a certain clothing line or a product is worn by a celebrity musician, it hits the market with a bang. Everyone wants to feel superior and important wearing a brand which is worn by celebs. By doing this the sales tend to increase because even the price of the product will increase.
The African music has boomed and grown so fast. Everyone is admiring what the music industry has done and achieved so far. The African fashion has taken advantage of the music industry to make itself famous and known by the public.
A lot of people express themselves through music and fashion. If you are fashion designer you would know what this means. Every music goes with its own way of dressing that is why musicians have to dress according to the type of the music.
- Creating fame
You may think that fame and publicity is one thing but you are wrong. You can be known and not famous. Some of the musicians dress only to create attention and become famous due to the design that they have established themselves with.
- To make people embrace the African fashion
The African fashion has influenced the African music by creating awareness on the cultural designs that should continue even with the upcoming fashion and lifestyle.
- To bring different African cultural fashion together
We have different music from different African cultures, the music industry has been able to bring different people together through fashion and lifestyle. The blending of African fashion is a way of bringing fashion to another new level.
The African fashion has taken advantage of the African music to inspire the African people and deliver important messages through music and fashion. listening to music is one of the remedies in life.
- To showcase fashion and lifestyle
Through music, fashion designers are able to showcase what they have in the market by entering into contracts with the music industry who are able to show off their clothing line, and by this, many designers are able enterer the market easily
African culture should never die or killed by the new fashion popping as generations change, the music industry is here to educate people how to rock that traditional outfit and appear fantastic.