On December 1st, 2016, Talent Factory is launching an International Music Contest :
The American Tracks Music Awards.
The American Tracks Music Awards is made to select the best motivated and creative artists from all over the world.
We accept songs, sounds, each kind of track, any genre.
The best of the best will be offered to feature on a live event once each year, in May.
Next event and award giveaway is scheduled on May 2nd, in Los Angeles (Studio City).
Best American song
Best International Song
Best original song for a film
Best film score
Best independent artist
Best signed artist
Best female performer
Best male performer
Artist revelation (Under 21)
Our Judges feature leading talent managers, established partners in the music and entertainment industry, and previously awarded and/or recognized artist(s).
Awards & Prizes
Awards and Prizes include :
– Your winning track to be sent to a Management agency
– Feature on a live entertainment event in Los Angeles (May 2018, for some of the best winners of the year depending on submissions)
– A winning certificate to each winner
– Your song and/or music video listed on our entertainment platform (if you want to)
– Winners to be included on a Press Release sent to mainstream and specific press
– Promotion via The Talent Factory network.
Our Awards are distributed every month, submissions running all year long.
HOW TO SUBMIT YOUR TRACK
Submit using the FilmFreeway platform.
FilmFreeway is a platform to submit films to festivals, but it also has a feature for music and songwriting. Using FilmFreeway, we can easily manage to send you feedback, get your song to stream, see your information and have you selected in the process.
RULES and REGULATION
Entries are non refundable.
Each entry must have a song title, and an artist or band name attached.
We appreciate to have a cover or artwork for submissions.
Each track must be no longer than 5 minutes.
You may submit to multiple category, if so : you may submit full fee to the first one, then we offer 10$ waiver on each additional category you submit to. Just ask the waiver code by e-mail : firstname.lastname@example.org
The discount will in any case drop the price below $10 by submission.
Sound quality : we do accept studio, live, demos. Please ask yourself : do my track will be appreciated as it is by the professional people who will listen to it ?
Format : we prefer .mp3. We accept .wav and professional formats as flac and aac. If you choose another format than mp3, we may ask you to send the mp3 in addition for easiest sharing.
We accept all langages.
Non-english lyrics must come with a translation. This translation must be the closest to the meaning of the lyrics. Meaning a translation do NOT have to rhyme.
This is NOT a music video contest. We accept Music Videos, but we do not Judge Music Videos. If it more convenient for you, you can submit your music video instead of a track.
Each winner will receive its certificate and informations by e-mail.
If you submit to Best Cover your submission must specify the original song and artist.
If you submit to Best original song for a film and Best film score, your submission must specify the movie attached (title, director, link to official page…)
If you submit to Best signed artist your submission must specify your label (with link to website).
If you submit to Artist revelation (Under 21), you must be under 21 years old, and send a proof of that, attached to the FilmFreeway submission as a picture.