Apl.de.ap recently visited the Philippines and hosted an “APL GIVES” benefit concert for the Typhoon Ondoy victims. He’s also proud to launch his own recording label, Jeepney Music, hoping to discover the next Filipino International Artist. He is giving away 7 One-Year Recording Contracts with Jeepney Music to 7 Filipino Bands/ Artists waiting to be discovered!
You can submit your own original music/ video at the MTV Emerge Contest Site until November 2, 2009.
If you are an aspiring artist, Don’t Miss this Awesome Opportunity!
MTV Emerge and 7 Jeepney Music Recording Contracts!
Are you an unsigned talent waiting for the opportunity to be discovered? Now, here’s your chance!
Entry Submission: October 5, 2009 – November 2, 2009
If you are good at what you do and think that you deserve a chance of a lifetime to represent the Philippines with your musical talent, simply register an account and upload your artist biography, photos and original music (audio or video) on MTV Emerge.
Register Now and Submit Your Original Music!
Voting Period: November 2, 2009 – November 15, 2009
All entries will go through a public voting process. After which, a total of seven grand winners will be selected from the top entries on November 20 by a panel of judges, including apl.de.ap, founder of Jeepney Music and Black Eyed Peas member.
Winners Announcement: November 20, 2009
The seven grand winners of MTV Emerge will each win a one-year recording contract with Jeepney Music and mentorship under apl.de.ap. The contract includes artist management and promotion, digital distribution of 3 – 6 songs and a strategic marketing plan for the signed artists to break into both the Philippine and international markets.
Showcase Event: November 27, 2009
apl.d.ap will have a concert in Manila to launch Jeepney Music, and the winners will be introduced at the live showcase event.
Again, winners will receive the following:
1. One Year Recording Contract with Jeepney Music
2. The Chance to Represent the Philippines at Featured Events Throughout the Year!
About Jeepney Music
“Our mission is to always serve with a commitment to a triple bottom line, giving back to our global community and the environment while maintaining a sustainable and profitable business model.
Corporate Social Responsibility is not just an initiative within our company culture – it is our primary focus that has been woven into all our endeavors and in the Apl Foundation.
Jeepney Music, created by apl.de.ap of the Black Eyed Peas, is not just a record label – it is an entity of change created to give back to the Philippines and the globe, while simultaneously providing emerging artists and DJs promotional and collaborative opportunities to work with apl.de.ap, a Grammy award-winning artist and producer.”
Live an Awesome Life,
P.S. Don’t miss apl.de.ap’s concert by end of November!