KingMadeMusic

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Contest

Contest Rules

HOW TO ENTER

The “KingMadeMusic” Rap Contest begins on January 19, 2015 and ends February 21, 2015 at 11:59 p.m. (PST). Eligible participants may enter the contest by following these instructions:

1. Download one of beats on the Contest page of the KingMadeMusic website (at the bottom of this page).

  • You must agree to the non-exclusive beat agreement before downloading the beat

2. Record a song using the beat you selected

3. Submit entry by emailing the finished song to kingmademusic@gmail.com

We will select the best entries by March 21st.  We will announce the winners on April 4, 2014.

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ELIGIBILITY

The contest is open to artists worldwide. Contest is void where prohibited. Any terms, conditions, or stipulations within the rules of this contest which are prohibited by law are void in those geographic domains where they are so prohibited.  By submitting your “Contest Entry” to King Made Music, you are bound to the terms of the contest and are declaring the following:

  • You have to download one of the beats on the King Made Music website complete
    your entry
  • You have agreed to abide by the Contest Rules

SONG RIGHTS AND LICENSES GRANTED

All Contestants must agree to the King Made Music non-exclusive beat agreement before downloading the contest beat.

Contestants retain all ownership rights of original lyrics submitted for the contest if contestant is the sole creator of said contest lyrics. However, by submitting contest lyrics to Sponsor, contestants hereby grant to Sponsor a worldwide, non-exclusive, non-restrictive, royalty-free, sub-licenseable, and transferable license to use, reproduce, distribute, transmit, make available, prepare derivative works of, display, and perform the contest music (including any title of the contest music and your name and likeness), and any audio and/or visual excerpts thereof, in connection with the Contest, on King Made Music websites (and all places where some or all of the content from King Made Music websites is available), and otherwise in connection with any of King Made Music’s current and/or future businesses, including without limitation for promoting and redistributing part or all of contest music (and derivative works thereof) in any media formats and through any media channels. You also hereby grant each user of King Made Music’s websites a non-exclusive license to access and view the contest lyrics. Additionally, contestants grant King Made Music all rights to use contest music submitted, and contestants image, likeness, voice, name, and photograph in correlation with the contest music in any publicity or advertising relating to the contest music, Funk Volume, and/or the Contest, without compensation or further approval. King Made Music is not responsible for unauthorized copying and/or use of contestants’ content posted on King Made Music websites.

PRIZES & WINNER SELECTION

Grand Prize:

  • Your song featured on King Made Music website
  • Your song promoted via social networks
  • Winner also gets a custom beat produced by King Made Music!

Download contest beat now …

CONDITIONS OF PARTICIPATION

By participating in the contest, contestants agree: (a) to be bound by these Official Rules; (b) as between the contestant and the Sponsor, that the decisions of the Sponsor are final on all matters relating to the Contest; (c) contestant is not participating on behalf of any employer or third party; (d) if contestant is a party to any third party agreement with a record label, production company, publishing company, or any other third party, such agreement does not interfere with contestant’s participation in this Contest and/or receipt of the prizes awarded. (e) responsibility and liability for entering this contest when prohibited by law is that of the contestants’. All registrations and votes become the property of Sponsor. They will not be returned or acknowledged. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, misdirected, incomplete, illegible entries, contest music, or votes, or for any computer-related, online, telephonic, or technical malfunctions that may occur.

Registration, votes, and contest music will be considered void if they are in whole or in part illegible, incomplete, damaged, irregular, altered, counterfeit, produced in error, forged, mechanically reproduced, or obtained through fraud or theft.

WARRANTY

By submitting contest music, contestant warrants and represents contest music is an original work, created solely by contestant, and does not infringe on any third party’s intellectual property rights, including copyrights, trademarks, or other proprietary or personal rights. The contest music contestant performs shall either be designated by Sponsor, or be owned or controlled solely by contestant, or for which contestant has obtained a license for all of the uses to be made of the contest music by Sponsor and/or its licensees pursuant to the grant of rights herein for either commercial or promotional purposes. Contestant warrants and represents contest music is free and clear of any claims and liens by any person whose performances or depictions are embodied in the work, or any person rendering services in connection with the work. Contestant warrants and represents contest music does not contain any materials owned or controlled by a third party for which contestant has not obtained a license, including without limitation, samples, clips, “mashups,” “remixes,” or the like. Sponsor reserves the right to remove any contest music that it deems to be in violation of these Official Rules, including but not limited to this Warranty.

PERSONAL INFORMATION

Sponsor will be collecting personal information about participants when they register and participate in the Contest. Sponsor will not share this personal information. Submission of a completed contest registration constitutes acceptance of these Official Rules/Participation Agreement.

DISCLAIMERS

By participating in the Contest, each contestant agrees and acknowledges to be bound by these official rules, all Sponsor-related terms and conditions, as well as the decisions of Sponsor which are final and binding in all respects; to waive any rights to claim ambiguity with the official rules.

Title of this Contest may change during the Contest. ANY ATTEMPT BY A PERSON TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEB SITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THIS CONTEST IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, THE SPONSORS RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK ALL LEGAL AND EQUITABLE REMEDIES FROM AND AGAINST ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. Additionally, any attempt to cheat the contest, as determined at the sole discretion of the Sponsor, may result in immediate disqualification of the entrant, as well as other possible consequences, including disqualification from any and all existing and future contests. Irrelevant entries, as deemed irrelevant at the sole discretion of Sponsor, and those using copyrighted OR PLAGIARIZED content may be removed and disqualified from the contest.

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