AirPlay Direct, a global leader in digital distribution of content to radio programmers and film/TV music supervisors around the globe, announced today the “Top 5″ finalists for their first ever “APD Win An Americana Record Deal” contest. The contest, which was free to enter and open to all AirPlay Direct artist members, awards the top entry with a package of services worth more than $75,000, including a recording contract from IMI Records, sure to make any artists dreams come true.
“The sheer volume of talented entries we received far surpassed our initial expectations,” examines Robert Weingartz, Chairman and CEO of AirPlay Direct. “I am truly excited about the Americana talent that we have discovered. And, look forward to connecting those artists to our network of experienced music industry contacts globally.”
The “Top 5″ Finalists
The Hello Strangers
The winner will be given a once in a lifetime prize package that includes all the tools to successfully create, produce and distribute a record out to the global music community. The winner will be announced Wednesday, January 18, 2012.