A step-by-step guide for the independent recording artist who wants to produce the best recording project possible. The guide covers topics such as budgeting, hiring a Producer, choosing a studio, the importance of Marketing and Radio Promotions, and much more. Many aspiring recording artists make common mistakes that cost them time and money. Norma DeShields uses her 20+ years of music industry experience to help the aspiring artist avoid some of the pitfalls that have plagued others. The reader will be given basic knowledge that will assist them in making cost effective and wise choices in selecting a studio, choosing a Producer and how to sell on iTunes, Rhapsody, CD Baby and other sales outlets. In addition, the book covers marketing, radio promotions and touring. If you are an aspiring recording artists, you must read 7 Steps To Recording Success.