we all gotta start somewhere
It depends if they actually have talent. Some are great others are not. Regardless of their level of talent, they are worthy of the same respect afforded to any other human.
I think there cool nd have strong confidence.. sadly theres rarely anybody up here.
I think they add color to the city.
There are good street performers and some bad street performers. So if people like you, keep it up! I have heard them all! I am around some pretty good musicians because I am a music major and can tell talent from not. Plus, here in Chicago you are technically supposed have a license to be allowed to perform. And then another additional 20 I think if you sing or play under the subway or Ltrains.