Gimme The Mic Presents a Virtual Singing Competition
TikTok, a social media platform known for its short and creative content, is innovating again by holding a competition that will thrill the Indonesian entertainment world. This time, TikTok invites people from various cities in Indonesia to show their singing talent through a competition called “Gimme The Mic”.
“Gimme The Mic” is a singing competition that offers TikTok users a golden opportunity to showcase their vocal skills and shine on a virtual stage. The competition not only highlights outstanding vocals, but also considers the creativity and uniqueness of each participant in delivering their performance.
There are no restrictions on music genres in this competition, so participants can choose songs from various genres such as pop, rock, R&B, or even folk songs typical of their country. This is an opportunity for those who have an interest and talent in singing to share the beauty of their music with the world.
How to Register Gimme The Mic
Participation in the “Gimme The Mic” competition is easy. The jury will select 80 participants from the most interesting content uploads. Then the selected TikTok users just need to go Live with the Multi-Guest feature on TikTok Live while singing their favorite songs with passion and creativity if the content is selected by the Jury. They can use various sound effects, filters, and other features available on TikTok to make their performance more interesting.
After recording the video, participants can upload it with the hashtag #GimmeTheMic and tag the official TikTok account @gimmethemic. This allows their videos to be seen by judges and other TikTok users around the world. TikTok is committed to providing a fair platform, so every uploaded video will be judged based on clear and objective criteria. After that, the judges will shortlist 20 participants for the elimination round which will be conducted live in Jakarta.
In addition to the opportunity to perform in front of millions of TikTok users, the participants also have the chance to win attractive prizes. The judges, consisting of professionals and experts in the music industry, namely Budi Doremi, Rizky Febian, and Tantri Kotak will choose based on vocal quality, song interpretation, and creativity in making songs.
“You have to be able to sing for sure, but most importantly I want to know how many singers can make their own songs. So explore not only the voice but the song,” Budi Doremi said on Tuesday (11/7) at the Gimme The Mic virtual press conference.
The prizes include the opportunity to record a single with TikTok and SCTV, cash prizes, and international recognition to collaborate with other winners from other countries which can open the door to a successful career in music.
The “Gimme The Mic” competition not only invites individuals with singing talent, but also serves as a connecting platform for the vast music community on TikTok. Through this competition, people can support, inspire, and connect with people with similar interests and passions.
TikTok continues to expand its impact in entertainment by providing a platform for people to express themselves creatively. The “Gimme The Mic” competition is a great example of how TikTok Live presents opportunities and invites everyone to shine with their talent. So, if you have a singing talent that you want to show the world, here’s your chance to grab the mic and showcase your skills on “Gimme The Mic”!