Spinnin’ Academy XL: World’s Biggest Demo Drop in collaboration with Apple Music & Shazam // INFO HERE
Spinnin’ Records teams up with Apple Music and Shazam to embark on the Word’s Biggest Demo Drop, designed to provide international exposure to emerging, gifted artists. Taking place during the Spinnin’ Academy month, producers can send in their demo to enter the competition and be in with the chance to be mentored by a star-studded line-up. On October 15th, the producers are invited to tune into a live feedback session with some of Spinnin’s legendary artists such as Breathe Carolina, Moguai, Lucas & Steve, as well as, the acclaimed Spinnin’ Record’s A&R team.
The selected 15 tracks will be included in an exclusive DJ Mix on October 30th, hosted by none other than female DJ phenomenon, Kim Kaey. Looking to the community for their expertise, fans can vote for their favourite track by Shazaming it during the DJ mix. The largest Shazam count and the highest rating from Spinnin’s A&R team will determine the budding artist whose track will win an official release on Spinnin’ Records, with support from Apple Music.
About Spinnin’ Records
With dance music evolving from a niche phenomenon to the world’s most dominant music genre, Spinnin’ Records has followed a similar trail. Hosting several sublabels (including Tiësto’s Musical Freedom and Oliver Heldens’ Heldeep Records) and releasing multiple singles every week, Spinnin’ Records has helped kickstart and extend the careers of many DJs, among them world famous artists.
New artists are presented on a regular basis, while the label’s online dominance is striking, reaching millions through its YouTube channel (over 26 million subscribers, winning the International Dance Music Award for Best YouTube Channel early 2019) and other popular social media.
Beside this, Spinnin’ Records is serving a mass audience on various streaming platforms, including Spotify, where it attends to millions of listeners through several playlists and releases, while its weekly radio show Spinnin’ Sessions is broadcasted all over the world on various partner radio stations, reaching over 30 million listeners every week.
Add to this, innovative projects like Spinnin’s Talent Pool, Spinnin’ NEXT, Spinnin’ Premium, the label’s Global Partnerships department, and of course the takeover by Warner Music in 2017, that’s brought the dance label awide range of new opportunities, and it’s clear the innovation never stops.