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Getting a great vocal take comes from having a comfortable vocalist, and most of the time it’s the little things and attention to detail that counts the most. Here’s a checklist from my Music Producer’s Handbook to follow before vocal recording that will help make sure your singer is as comfortable as possible to enable a great performance.
☐ Would a handheld mic work better? Some singers aren’t comfortable unless they feel as though they’re on stage.