Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Register to Attend #MadeInTheDMV Conference and Show Presented by Will Rap 4 Food, Inc. and IGotIt4Free
Your Story. Our Culture.
On , #MadeInTheDMV will bring the innovators of DC, MD, and VA (DMV) together to share their talents with our region and nationwide. #MadeInTheDMV will highlight, educate, inspire, and unite the DMV arts and entertainment community by telling the stories and showcasing the talents of those who are #MadeInTheDMV. For more information, visit www.madeinthedmv.com.
Register to Audition for #MadeInTheDMV Show
All Emcees, singers, producers, and DJs are welcome to audition!
Audition for a spot to perform at the #MadeInTheDMV Show featuring the DMV's top talent! The show will be at Capitale, 1301 K St NW, DC.
If you are selected for the #MadeInTheDMV Show, you will perform your next hit or breakout record or producers will participate in a beat battle before our industry panel and crowd. You will be provided feedback by our panel who will vote, along with the crowd, on the DMV’s next hit record(s) or beat(s). Our panelists and sponsors will provide additional exposure opportunities for performers to include media features, future performance opportunities, and a complimentary producer’s session.
#MadeIntheDMV Show Industry Panel
- MTV Journalist Rob Markman of MTV News, Sway in the Morning, and RapFix
- DJ Quicksilva of 93.9 WKYS and BET’s 106th & Park
- Producer Tone P, BET-nominated producer for Wale, J Cole, Meek Mill, and more
- DJ Heat of 95.5 WPGC and Core DJs
- Jermon Williams of Broccoli City and Broccoli City Festival
- Dre the Mayor of CCCLXVIII (368 Music Collective), brand architect and ambassador for Reebok and more
Auditions will be held at multiple dates, times, and locations (to be announced) to ensure all registrants get the opportunity to audition.
Requirements for Audition
Must register to audition, registration fee includes a donation to Will Rap 4 Food, Inc. Must be 18+ to audition. Bring a performance track of 1 original song or your beat on both CD and USB. During the audition, you will be provided with a maximum of 5 minutes to perform your song or play your beat. You will be provided feedback on your performance at the audition by our preliminary panel.
Benefits and Prizes
If you are selected to perform at the show, all show performers will receive the following:
- Feedback on their records by the celebrity judging panel
- Feature on bestofbothoffices.com
- Promotion on @MadeInTheDMV social media sites
Select performers will receive the following based on individual panelist preferences:
- Allhiphop.com “Breeding Ground” feature
- Producer Tone P will select a performer for a one-on-one session and custom production
- Jermon Williams will select performers for the 2015 Broccoli City Festival
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Maya Russell, musically known as Maya Milan, is an American singer/songwriter. Born and raised in Maryland, she discovered her love for music while participating in her elementary school choir as a second grader. It was evident from that moment on; Maya discovered her true passion. Milan has since embarked on a musical journey destined to take the entertainment industry by storm. She has performed in front of large crowds, and opened for artists such as: K. Michelle, J. Cole, the Migos, 2 Chainz, Young Dro, Big Sean, amongst others. She continues to write, perform, and has even put her acting skills to work.
Milan has won numerous showcases and competitions in several major markets and continues to make noise as a rising star. She was the first student artist to perform at MSU’s Homecoming two years in a row, she performed at Howard University’s Yard Fest and has been invited to perform for private events, government officials, including the First Lady of the United States during the 2012 Presidential campaign season and a plethora of other venues all over the U.S. As an artist Maya has traveled all over the United States performing, while working tirelessly on her Highly Anticipated project, Milan Mode The EP. Milan Mode was birthed in 2011 and has become the soundtrack to her transition out of adolescence into young adulthood. She and her producers Signature Production Team and Manager Queen have worked diligently to create a sound for Maya that allows her to standout amongst her musical peers.
“So Wassup” has taken off in a major way and is catching the attention of many label executives, DJ’s, producers, and artists. However, it’s the response from supporters old and new that has truly made the journey worthwhile.
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views in a little over 4,500 downloads on iTunes, Google Play, and Amazon.
Since its release on September 10th “So Wassup” has received over 15,000 hits on social media
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video here: https://www.youtube.com/watch? v=aaOg09MCK-g
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Thou may have seen @TheDeeDave circulating through the streets of Baltimore. He has had a flourishing year building his fan base & promoting his sophomore project "THE LIFE". Teaming up with Flawless Music Group (FMG) and the strong backing of Miss Diddy and DJ FLOW, The time has come what we've all been waiting for on October 24th, 2014 at 4:10 pm "The Life" was released to the public, Dee Dave's highly anticipated mixtape. Get Ready! He is going extremely hard in the paint this last quarter. This mixtape is about what Dee Dave been through as far as family, friends, situations with relationships and what he has built upon since his first project Clarity of Purpose. "THE LIFE" is here and Dee Dave gives us his life throughout the journey within his project from top to bottom. There's no fabrication, Dee Dave is letting the world know who he is this is a new sound new beginning.
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Friday, November 14, 2014
Producer Street Scott and Mc Al Great have teamed up to deliver to you the first of many joint projects from the duo entitled #GreatScott. The project which is slated for official release on November 17th 2014 has 12 original tracks on it and has been already Dubbed a classic by many that have checked it out already. The Duo #GreatScott have put together a great and memorable project that is sure to have you hitting the track back button because every song just makes you want to play it again.
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