It seems to me that most of today's music (not all! I know there is still some heartfelt stuff out there) is just showcasing...posing...trying to get the most attention.
Here is a wonderful example of an immensely talented man who just lets his innermost thoughts pour out musically. You can just feel his heart. What a thing it must be to touch so many with the baring of your soul.
Experience Roger Hodgson