Fifteen minutes of fame is literally what some people can expect to have these days. It’s a fact of our modern digital age; “show business” is a fickle industry the world over. But idols can, of course, arise.
To Truly be great and reach the upper echelons of your chosen field, three essential elements need to align. Ensuring you are in the right place at the right time and an unwavering level of hard work are the first two, the third is to unequivocally possess an absurd amount of natural talent.
The universe, then, generally takes charge of the rest. Armin van Buuren has enjoyed success for over 20 years as one of the world’s top DJs and producers is a testament to this rule.