mydiveo Partners With AMERICA’S GOT TALENT® For “I Got Talent” Skip The Line Audition Contest
December 22, 2015
NBC’s #1 rated summer series AMERICA’S GOT TALENT is looking for singers, bands, musical acts of all styles, genres, and ages. mydiveo has partnered with AGT for a one of a kind “I Got Talent” Contest that gives the opportunity to allow the winners to “Skip The Line” and/or get invited to an “Industry Referral” only audition not for the general public.
AGT creator Simon Cowell has joined the judge panel this season and will be very active in discovering, mentoring, and promoting music acts through the show and label Syco/Columbia Records. His past successes have included One Direction, Leona Lewis, Ella Henderson, Little Mix, Olly Murs, Il Divo, and many more.
AGT winner will receive $1 million dollars and contestants can receive major national exposure.
AGT allows artists to retain 100% of their pre-existing management deals and 1 year + pre-existing publishing deals.
AGT averages 12 million viewers per episode.
AGT Season 5 finalist Jackie Evancho has sold over 2.2 million units in the US.
AGT Season 9 finalist Emily West signed with Sony Music/Portrait in 2014. Her 2015 album debuted on Billboard Top 200 Album Chart and she’s currently on a 42 city national tour.
Read additional AGT success stories here. Are you the next superstar to be discovered?
To enter, get started by creating your profile & upload your video tagging #IGotTalent HERE.
For a full list of contest steps and rules, read below:
mydiveo “I Got Talent!” Musical Talent Contest Official Contest Rules
FremantleMedia North America, Inc., Marathon Productions, Inc., NBCUniversal Media, LLC, Marathon Productions, Inc., Simco Limited as Syco Television, LLC and/or Syco Music, Syco Entertainment, Inc., Sony Music Entertainment, each of their respective parent, subsidiary affiliated and related entities, and their respective licensees, successors and assigns (and their respective officers, directors, shareholders, employees, attorneys, and agents) are not a sponsor of this contest. “AGT” and “America’s Got Talent” are registered trademarks of FMNA and NBCUniversal Media, LLC. Apple is not a sponsor of this contest nor in any way involved. “iTunes”, “iPhone”, and “iPod Touch” are registered trademarks of Apple, Inc.
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN
Participation constitutes entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to and acceptance of these official rules (the “Official rules”).
This mydiveo musical talent “Got Talent contest (the “Contest”) is sponsored by Tiveo, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company, d/b/a “mydiveo”, located at 8383 Wilshire Blvd., Beverly Hills CA 90211 (the “Sponsor”) which is solely responsible for all aspects of this Contest.
The Contest is open to individuals who are thirteen (13) years of age or over as of the first date the Contest Period begins (as described below). For the purposes of these Official Rules, all times are based on Pacific Daylight Time (PDT). There is only one (1) entry allowed per mydiveo account (which includes both the website and mobile app). Users must record one (1) video of their musical talent and upload it to the mydiveo website or app. Videos must be at least sixty (60) seconds and a maximum of four (4) minutes in duration to qualify for the Contest. Videos must be submitted during the Contest Period. Individuals under eighteen (18) years of age must have a parent or legal guardian submit their entry into the Contest and will be required to have a parent/legal guardian sign a consent form before receiving a prize. All winners will be contacted via their registered mydiveo email addresses or phone number provided on the Contest entry form. Sponsor is not responsible for incorrectly submitted email addresses or phone numbers.
All members of an Act must either (i) be a United States citizen; (ii)be a legal permanent resident of the United States; (iii) possess a current employment authorization card (EAD card) or have unrestricted employment authorization; or (iv) be in the United States legally at the time of the initial audition. All members of each act will be required to show proof of unrestricted employment authorization or have appropriate visa status in the United States that allows them to compete on the AMERICA’S GOT TALENT® prior to live shows. “Act” is defined as a participant who performs alone; or 2) multiple participants who perform together. Any participant in an Act that is under the age of eighteen (18) as of the date of submission must have his or her parent or legal guardian’s permission to participate in the Promotion. If the Act is made up of Minor(s) as of the date of submission, the Act MUST have a parent or legal guardian submit the Act’s audition on the Act’s behalf.
Employees or agents of the Sponsor and their respective parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising/promotional agencies, providers, suppliers and the members of their immediate families or those persons living in the same household of such individuals are ineligible to enter or win the Contest.
All international, federal, state, and local rules and regulations apply. The Contest is void in all countries, territories, and possessions where prohibited or restricted by law.
CONTEST PERIOD / ENTRIES / HOW TO ENTER
To enter the Contest, each entry video must be uploaded to the contest page on the mydiveo website or in the mydiveo mobile app within the following period (the “Contest Period”): The Contest begins on December 1 at 12:00am (PST) and ends on the 30th day of February 27, 2016 at 11:59 p.m. (PST). If a video was posted before or after the Contest Period, it will not be included in the Contest.
Below is a description of how to enter the Contest:
1. CREATE A PROFILE
Download the mydiveo app from the iTunes store and create a mydiveo profile, or visit the website, www.mydiveo.com, and create a mydiveo profile. Make sure to fill out all of the proper contact information and social links. There is no cost to create a profile.
2. RECORD A VIDEO
3. ENTER THE CONTEST & UPLOAD YOUR VIDEO
Go to http://mydiveo.com/contests, click on “ENTER NOW”, fill out the entry form with all current information, and upload a video. Entrants will be first asked to sign in to their account or create a profile if they do not have one already. A valid phone number and current email address is required so Sponsor can contact the winners.
4. SHARE THE VIDEO
Entrants are encouraged to share their video link/URL on their social networks hashtagging the video with #mydiveoigottalent to share with your followers and friends.
E-MAIL CHANGE OF ADDRESS POLICY
The Sponsor and its agencies are not responsible for lost, interrupted, or unavailable network, server, or other connections, miscommunications, failed phone or computer hardware or software or telephone transmissions or technical failures, garbled or jumbled transmissions or other errors of any kind, whether human, mechanical, or electronic; including without limitation, the incorrect or inaccurate capture of entry information online, or for lost, late, incomplete, damaged, destroyed, delayed, stolen, misdirected or illegible entries. Entry materials/data that have been tampered with or altered are void. Once submitted, entries will not be returned. In case of dispute as to identity of a winner, such entry will be declared made by the registered user of the mydiveo account at the time the entry was submitted, and if a prize is won, and such registered user is a valid entrant, the prize will be awarded to such registered user.
Each winner will receive one (1) prize. The following prizes will be awarded to the winners of the Contest:
“In the event production of America’s Got Talent is cancelled or postponed, the prizing may be cancelled without substitution or compensation therefor.”
Winner(s) will be given the opportunity to audition in front of an America’s Got Talent producer, provided said winner complies with audition rules. The winners will be auditioned at one of nine casting call locations (currently Detroit, New York, Phoenix, Salt Lake, Las Vegas, San Jose, San Diego, Kansas City, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Dallas, Orlando) and will be given at least a Front of the Line pass. If the winner does not live in or near these audition cities, the winner will be given an online Skype audition. The winners will not receive any preferential treatment for callbacks, whether auditioning in front of the America’s Got Talent producer or the America’s Got Talent judges. Travel to/from the audition is not provided.
Entrants are only eligible to win a maximum of one (1) prize per individual. An entrant is defined as a unique mydiveo username. Winners are solely responsible for any local, state, or federal income taxes on prizes.
SELECTION OF THE WINNERS
Users must register for a mydiveo profile in order to participate. A mydiveo profile may be created in the mydiveo mobile app or online at www.mydiveo.com. There is no cost to create a mydiveo profile.
At the end of the Contest Period, the selected winning videos judged by the mydiveo database at the end of the Contest Period will be reviewed by Sponsor and then Sponsor will choose the winners judging by the following criteria: Sixty percent (60%) talent, and forty percent (40%) individuality/style.
The winners of the Contest will be selected no later than seven (7) days after the conclusion of the Contest Period. The winners will be sent an email or will receive a phone call with instruction as to how to claim their prize within three (3) days after the winners are selected. Winners will each have forty-eight (48) hours to confirm their prize. If Sponsor does not receive timely confirmation of winning, such winner will be disqualified from winning the Contest, and Sponsor will select a substitute winner.
If an entrant believes that he/she is the winner of the Contest, such entrant can email: firstname.lastname@example.org to inquire, however, the winners will be determined as described in these Official Rules. Sponsor shall have the final determination of the winners and no disputes will be recognized. Winners may be required to sign and return a release of liability, declaration of eligibility, and where lawful, a publicity consent agreement, all within ten (10) days of acknowledged notification. By accepting and/or using the prize, each winner agrees that Sponsor may use of his/her name (both personal and professional), voice, likeness, and/or biographical material for the purpose of advertising, trade, and/or promotion without further compensation, unless prohibited by law. The foregoing shall apply with equal force and effect to any other party that contributed to each entrant video in any way.
If a selected winner cannot be contacted, is ineligible, fails to claim a prize, or fails to timely return the completed and executed declaration, release, and consent required, the prize may be forfeited and an alternate winner may be selected by Sponsor. In the event of a dispute regarding who submitted an entry, the entry will be deemed submitted by the authorized account holder of the mydiveo account from which the entry was submitted.
A list of the winners of the Contest will be announced on the mydiveo website and/or app.
GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS
By entering, each entrant agrees to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor, which shall be final. Sponsor, agents and representatives of Sponsor, its parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising, promotion, and fulfillment agencies, and legal advisors are not responsible for and shall not be liable for: (i) late, lost, delayed, damaged, misdirected, incomplete, illegible, unintelligible, or postage-due entries; (ii) telephone, electronic, hardware or software program, network, Internet, or computer malfunctions, failures, or difficulties of any kind; (iii) failed, incomplete, garbled, or delayed computer transmissions; (iv) any condition caused by events beyond the control of the Sponsors that may cause the Contest to be disrupted or corrupted; (v) any injuries, losses, or damages of any kind arising in connection with or as a result of the prize, or acceptance, possession, or use of the prize or from participation in the Contest; or (vi) any printing or typographical errors in any materials associated with the Contest. Sponsor reserves the right, in their sole discretion, to suspend, cancel, or modify the Contest for any reason whatsoever, which reasons shall include, but are not be limited to, computer virus, bug, or other technical problem that corrupts the administration, security, or proper administration of the Contest, tampering, fraud, unauthorized intervention or other causes beyond Sponsor’s control, or corruption of the administration security, integrity, or fairness of the Contest. By participating in the Contest, each entrant agrees to release and hold Sponsor and the employees, officers, directors, shareholders, agents, representatives of Sponsors, its parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising, promotion, and fulfillment agencies, and legal advisors, harmless from any and all losses, damages, rights, claims and actions of any kind in connection with the Contest or resulting from acceptance, possession, or use of any prize, including without limitation, personal injury, death, and property damage, and claims based on publicity rights, defamation, copyright, or invasion of privacy.
RESOLUTION OF DISPUTES
Any and all disputes and claims relating to the Contest shall be resolved by a court of competent jurisdiction in the county of Los Angeles, California. The validity, construction, and performance of these Official Rules, and resolution, award enforcement, and collection relating to any dispute or claim relating to the Contest or these Official Rules shall be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of California, without giving effect to any conflict of laws provisions.