Sessionwire, the industry’s leading remote recording and collaboration service, has partnered with Cover Nation and Warner Music Group to give one talented artist the opportunity to record with 34-time Platinum and six-time Grammy-nominated producer Rich Keller as well as win a $1,000 Amazon gift card.
To enter, participants should create and upload an original full-length cover video for one of eight Christmas songs: “Snowman” (Sia), “Driving Home for Christmas” (Chris Rea), “Please Come Home for Christmas” (The Eagles), “This Christmas” (Donny Hathaway), “Christmas Lights” (Coldplay), “Merry Christmas Baby” (Otis Redding), “Baby It’s Cold Outside” (Idina Menzel & Michael Bublé).
The cover video can be uploaded to any video platform or service that can be accessed publicly (YouTube, Vimeo, etc.). Entries will be judged based on vocal performance (50%), originality of the rendition (25%), and audio and visual production (25%).
Video entries must be uploaded by December 17th, 2021.
A winner for the Sessionwire Rich Keller virtual recording session will be selected by Warner Music Group in collaboration with Cover Nation on or about January 14th, 2022, with the official winner announced on or about February 11, 2022.
The winner’s live virtual recording session with Rich Keller will be powered by Sessionwire – the leading audio and video collaboration platform for musicians, producers, and engineers.
To learn more about the 2021 Christmas Cover Song Contest, and to enter the contest, visit the 2021 Cover Song Contest webpage.