Who’s The Next Great Singer-Songwriter? Clint Black and Chideo Want to Know! (EXTENDED)

If you were at our Country Music’s #CMchat Twitterview with country music legend Clint Black, you heard the big announcement about Clint’s partnership with Chideo to raise awareness and assist in the research of Rett Syndrome. However, because it is hard to fit a full tutorial on how you can participate in 140 characters (or less), I wanted to make sure you have all the information for the exciting contest!

Chideo launches music competition where the next great american singer-songwriter gets the opportunity to record with country music legend Clint Black. America will Decide the Winner With Proceeds Going to rettsyndrome.org

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Find out below how you can record in Clint Black’s at-home studio and audition for his management company, The Collective!

How It Works

How To Enter: Upload a video of You (and your band if you have one) performing your original song to a public sharing site. Make a $20 donation to rettsyndrome.org via Chideo and upload the video URL.

Vote On Your Favorites: Clint Black and his management company, The Collective, will choose the four (4) finalists from all submitted entries. Submissions extended till June 30th with 4 finalists revealed July 16th for public viewing, where they can be voted on once per day per registered Chideo user through end of contest.

Winner Announcement: The Grand Prize winner will be announced on July 10th, and win a trip to Nashville to record their song in Clint Black’s studio and audition in front of Clint Black’s management company, The Collective. The other three (3) finalists will each receive an autographed Clint Black guitar.

Submission Instructions

Beginning on April 16, 2015, here’s how to submit your video:

1) Upload your Video to a public video sharing site;
2) Visit the Chideo contest page, Provide the URL where Video is posted, and Click Donate to Submit; and
3) Complete the online entry form with your name and group name, and contact information

A $25 Donation Fee is required and will support the Rettsydrome.org. Donation Fee must be submitted via credit card at the time of entry.

***Remember, all proceeds for this contest will benefit research for Rett Syndrome, so even if you aren’t musically gifted, you can still give the gift of hope to someone in need by clicking here.***

For more information on how you can enter Clint Black’s Chideo contest in support of Rettsyndrome.org, click here.

Author: Jessica Northey

Everyone asks “what exactly do you do Jessica?” What some of my family members say, “she tweets for a living” is my favorite, but really the title that puts food on the table is “Social Media Influencer,” the definition sounds simple, someone who influences others through social media, but I consider myself a Citizen Journalist broadcasting and entertaining with news, thoughts, opinions, delivering information in my own unique way. Famous for my ‘sass wit and straight from the hip’ style I’ve always been called a “Social Media Pioneer” in the music industry. I’m also an On-Air/Online Broadcasting Host and Personality, Digital Media Strategist, Country and Music Blogger/Journalist as well as a Nationally recognized Speaker and Founder of Country Music Chat, News and Views Entertainment Website CMChatLIVE.com. My favorite accomplishment is starting the largest Country Music Hashtag community in the world Country Music’s #CMChat. It all started with a hunch...back in the early 2000’s I would dial up the internet via AOL and join chat rooms whilst watching my favorite programs on TV. Loved watching Reality Shows with my Mom in Tucson, and blowing her mind with how I always knew who was going home on the Bachelor or Big Brother. Don’t think she ever caught on that I was talking to people via computer on the East Coast, where it had already aired. (We didn’t have the uber-spoiler Twitter or Facebook to ruin results and awards shows for us yet.) I’ve been taking over the internet, one tweet at a time and have accumulated over 3 Million followers/friends/fans across all my Social Media networks. Over the years I’ve been consistently ranked as an influential online personality and even named as a Forbes Top 50 Social Media Power Influencer. I was the first person Merle Haggard followed when he got on Twitter and spent the day with Garth Brooks at Twitter and Facebook when joined the social media world.

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