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You God’s Music™ Talent Search Showcase

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Showcase

Thank you for participating in the You God’s Music™ Showcase!

You God’s Music™ welcomes you with open arms and prays that your music message is heard by many people. We are looking forward to the opportunity to witness your ministry and your talent, to worship God!

 

You God’s Music™, Inc. is a not-for-profit organization, with the mission to promote up-and-coming Christian artists, encourage unity and joy among Christian groups through music, and help fund other organizations, which promote the common good of our communities.

About The Showcase

Phases

Learn about the Showcase process, it begins with two rounds of competition, a Semifinals and the Finals so that you can be aware of the phases and how you can advance.

How can I apply?

First requirement is you must be 18 years of age or older.  Please read all the rules and requirements to participate successfully.

Judging

Familiarize yourself with the judging process, so that you can be most successful.  The first requirement is that you must be 18 years of age or older to participate.

APPLICATIONS WILL BE OPEN UNTIL:

Saturday, March 28th – 2020

11:59 p.m.

Key Points

Elements to be Judged

The Judges will score the Contestants according to the following score card:

30%

Stage Presence

40%

Musical Ability

30%

Interpretation

If a Contestant elects to sing an original song, the Contestant will receive up to 15 bonus points from the Judges’ score.

Phases

1st Round

Submission cut off date: Saturday, March 28, 2020, at 11:59 pm Central Time.

Songs go live, and General Public voting takes place: Saturday, April 18, 2020, at 12:00 am Central Time until Saturday, May 2, 2020, at 11:59 pm Central Time.

Once the Contestant’s first song is pre-approved to participate in the Showcase, it will go live on April 18, 2020, at 12:00 am Central Time. In the First Round, the Contestant’s score will depend solely on popular vote. Only the top 50 Contestants will move on to the Second Round.

2nd Round

Submission dates: Sunday May 3, 2020 at 12:00 am Central Time – Saturday May 9, 2020 at 11:59 pm, Central Time.

Songs go live and voting takes place: Saturday May 16, 2020 at 12:00 am Central Time until Saturday May 30, 2020 at 11:59 pm Central Time.

Only 50 Contestants participate in the Second Round.

The General Public will have the opportunity to cast votes to support Contestants. Also, for this second round, 100% of a Contestant’s score will depend on the number of General Public votes that are received.

Semifinals

The General Public will have the opportunity to cast their votes and support Contestants.

However, in the Semifinals, 50% of the final score will be calculated from the Judges’ votes, and 50% of the score will be calculated from the number of votes that Contestants receive from the General Public. Only 5 Contestants will move on to the Finals.

If a Contestant elects to upload an original song, the Contestant will receive up to 15 bonus points from the Judges’ score.

In the Semifinals and Finals, if a Contestant gets a zero score from the judges, that Contestant will not be able to move to the next round or win, no matter how many votes, they receive from the General Public.

Finals

Submission dates of the video recording selected from one of the previous rounds: Sunday June 28, 2020 at 12:00 am Central Time – July 3, 2020 at 11:59 pm Central Time.

Songs go live and General Public voting takes place: Saturday July 4, 2020 at 12:00 am Central Time until Saturday July 18, 2020 at 11:59 pm Central Time.

The live performance will take place on Saturday, July 25, 2020, at 7 pm at San Antonio’s Historic Concert Venue, the Aztec Theatre. The Contestant will sing an entirely new song from the previous three songs that he/she has previously performed.

Five Contestants participate in the Finals.

The Finals will have two parts, a recorded video performance, and a live performance. 

The winner of the entire Showcase will be chosen by popular vote on the recorded video performance (40%) and by the Judges’ vote (60%), who will be scoring the live performance.

Our Mission & Vision

Thank you for participating in the You God’s Music™ Showcase!

We are looking forward to witnessing your ministry and watching your talent in action. You God’s Music™, Inc. is a not-for-profit organization with the mission to promote up-and-coming Christian artists, encourage unity and joy among Christian groups through music. And help fund other organizations that promote the common good of our communities.

It is about promoting inspiring music, in as much as it invites individuals to reach its highest potential in the expression of their sublime sentiments. Music inspires the listener to put into action one’s talents to his highest potential, which is love and unity as an act of service for all.

About Us

You God’s Music™, Inc. is a not-for-profit organization, with the mission to showcase and support upcoming Christian artists, reach new audiences, promote their sponsoring parishes, churches, Christian communities or educational organization, as well as support the needs of the communities at large.

How to participate

Material – Message – Testimony

In order to participate in the You God’s Music™ Showcase, you must be a member of the YGM Community and carefully read and agree to the rules of the YGM Showcase, understand the general requirements, select the song according to the guide to use music material,  create and submit your music video (which should be no more than four minutes) and make the submission following this guide.  If you reach the semi-final round you will be asked to submit a three-minute testimonial video testimonial on how your faith in Jesus Christ, has impacted or influenced your life.

This testimonial does not impact scoring but will allow the General Public to know more about each Contestant and be inspired by how the contestant’s Christian faith has impacted the Contestant and made him/her a courageous disciple of Jesus Christ. All the videos that you upload, should be in English.

To upload your live music video, please follow the instructions, as described in the video: The Guide on How to Upload Live Music Videos, in the You God’s Music Showcase  

CONTACT US

You God’s Music™ is an initiative led by Christian lay leaders, whose purpose is to create spaces of unity and joy through the power of music and the promotion of Christian talent.

P.O.BOX 495
San Antonio, Texas
78101

+1 210 777 7578

info@yougodsmusic.org