Specific Purpose Statement: After listening to my speech, the audience will be able to discuss the highlights of David Guetta’s life along with his major accomplishments and influences on the music industry. Central Idea: David Guetta rose from modest beginnings and used his vision, creativity, and charisma to influence how worldwide music is produced and inspire many people, including me. INTRODUCTION
Attention-Getter: Show preview from David Guetta’s documentary; Nothing but the Beat, A Burn Production. Reveal Topic: Introduce David Guetta and briefly how far he has come. Relate to Audience: . . . You’ve probably heard of him, he has produced some of America’s top music hits such as Black Eyed Peas’ “I Got a Feeling” or Rihanna’s Who’s that Chick. Establish Credibility: I’ve long been fascinated by him and wanted to know more. I have been a huge fan since his first album in 2002 read many articles, visited and friended his facebook, and watched a recent movie: “Nothing but the Beat.” Preview Main Points: Today I would like to talk with you about the highlights of David Guetta’s life, the challenges and obstacles he overcame, and the immense influence he has on music, the industry, and on me. BODY
I. David Guetta overcame many obstacles, and through hard work, determination, and creativity, became a successful D.J. A. David Guetta struggled as a D.J. and continued to develop his creativity. 1. Facts and explanation of early struggles as a D.J. starting in 1985. 2. Story of life as a D.J.
3. Explanation on how he created house music.
B. David Guetta started producing music stemming from his first collaboration. 1. Chris Willis (show photo)
a. where and how they met
b. provided the vocals needed to produce the first album (play clip) c. gave him support and produced several albums together (show picture) 2. Various Artists (play clip)
a. international success led him to...