The issue is, occasionally a songwriter will get a “lucky break” with his or her music and fall into fame and fortune without having put in much effort. When that happens, every other songwriter on earth thinks that’s the way to make it happen. You just have to be lucky. After all, we all want a quick fix, right?"
Waiting around for a lucky break is not really a strategy, and could lead to disappointments and loss of precious time. If you're serious about being a successful musician, you'll need to learn how to market yourself that way.
Take a look at this great article posted by our friends at DIY Musician, with three tips that will get you closer to your goals.