Duck Down & 2K Sports: NBA 2K11 Producer/MC Contest Pt. 2


So obviously we missed the first part but hey, better late then never. Details after the jump

At the beginning of March Duck Down and 2K Sports began a two part contest for producers and MC’s. The first portion of the contest required a producer to submit one sample free track for reps from Duck Down and 2K Sports to choose the best submissions. After receiving 500 submissions the reps paired down the field to ten finalist for a two week voting period by the public. After two weeks of voting San Antonio producer Bay Root Productions won the contest after receiving 47% of the votes from over 200,000 voters. You can grab the winning instrumental here [WINNING INSTRUMENTAL].

The MC portion of the contest starts today.

Please note the crew has nothing to do with this contest. We are only providing the information for those interested. A good portion of the information regarding the contest is after the cut, but I would read the official rules and regulations before entering.

Good luck to all and keep us posted on who is entering.

Using the winning instrumental [download] from NBA 2K11’s producer contest MCs have 4 weeks to submit a CLEAN Track

All submissions due by Monday, May 4th

Each MC is only allowed to submit ONE CLEAN TRACK

Email your MP3 submission to:

Please include the following:

Full Government Name
Contact Phone Number
Mailing Address
We urge you to take video of yourself creating the track and telling us why it should be selected. All video content can be uploaded via YOUSENDIT, SENDSPACE or another file sharing outlet. Email the URL to download the .MOV file in your submission.

The Top Ten tracks will be selected by NBA 2K Music Executives & Duck Down A&R on May 4th and streamed live online for fans to hear.

The winner will be announced Tuesday, May 11th.

The Winning Song, comprised of the producer’s instrumental and MC’s vocals, will have the track placed in the soundtrack to NBA 2K11’s video game

The Winning producer & MC will also receive an all-expense paid trip to New York City to have the opportunity to perform the track live at Duck Down’s CMJ showcase in October 2010

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