If no one listens to your music does it still have value?
What’s the difference between a un-appreciated selfless artist and an over appreciated self centered artist making art for themselves?
If you can’t even give your music away for free is it delusional to pretend you are creating something of value? In which case is it better to just become a hedge fund manager?
Too much supply and not enough demand destroys the marketplace and devalues the product.