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play music in a public place and solicit money for it

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The 19-year-old, who usually busked outside Greggs on Saddler Street before winning the support of Kaiser Chiefs frontman Ricky Wilson on the Saturday night programme, said it wasn't fair for a select few to decide who is good enough to busk and who is not.
Musicians and singers, including Eddi Reader, Rachel Sermanni, The View, Kassidy, Michelle McManus and Pat Kane - who all profess to having busked at one time or another - ponder whether anyone with a microphone and an amp is busking in the true sense of the word.
Barry "Tennessee Thomas from Toulouse" and Ian "Mississippi Merrett from Middlesbrough" busked across Teesside and North Yorkshire over eight days to raise money for Zoe's Place.
Despite the crowd of famous names who have busked on Cardiff's streets, including Catatonia's Cerys Matthews and James Dean Bradfield and Nicky Wire from the Manic Street Preachers, the city's street performers say working in the Welsh capital is "like pulling teeth".
I have travelled a lot around the world and I have busked in certain places before so I think it is feasible.
The 19-year-old - who busked outside Greggs on Saddler Street - won the support of Kaiser Chiefs' frontman Ricky Wilson with her performance.
Covers band Live Lounge busked at the station as part of a day-long tour of West Yorkshire bus stations, including Dewsbury, Bradford and Leeds.
It's been a long time since I've busked and I soon remembered how much I used to like doing it.
More than 500 fans enjoyed the free show in front of a shoe shop in Main Street, Burlington, Vermont - the exact spot where she busked as a 17-year-old.