This year’s contest will require all contestants to purchase a beat from the Contest page on the Funk Volume website. The beats are only $7.99.
You may submit your entry when the contest begins on the contest tab of any Funk Volume Facebook page.
Each contestant may submit one entry.
Your entry should be no longer than 3 minutes. Any entries longer than 3 minutes will be disqualified.
Yes, but the entry must be kept under 3 minutes.
Fasho! You may submit an entry along with another artist(s). However, if you submit a group entry, then you will not be able to submit a solo entry. AND your entry must still be no longer than 3 minutes.
No. You must submit an actual video.
You should make the best video that you can make in order to gain the most amount of fans. However, the quality of the video is NOT a factor in the judging process. Just make it dope!
Yes. Every video can be voted on once per day while the voting period is open.
There will be voting buttons that appear next to every video withing the Facebook contest application once the voting period starts. YouTube “likes” and comments are NOT a vote.
Grand Prize: $2500 + Video posted on HipHopDx
2nd Place: $1000
3rd Place: $500
Yes, you may use the beats for you own project, but you must agree to our non-exclusive beat agreement before downloading the beat.
No. You must use one of the featured beats on the contest homepage to submit your entry. All entries that do not use one of the featured beats will be disqualified.
You can add drops, lengthen/shorten, and/or speed up/slow down the beat. You may also add your own sounds to the beats, BUT you will not be judged on the production, only the lyrics.
No. You may only add drops or shorten the beat if you don’t plan on using the entire track.