"Original Music & Dance" (OMD) Video Contest
$5,000 in prize money!
This is your chance to win $5,000 in cash by showing off your musical talent or dance skills in the Binge Original Music and
Dance video upload contest. There are two contest divisions, Original Music and Original Dance. You can enter one or both
divisions, but each contest video submission must be unique. A 1st Place Prize winner and Top Ten Winners will be selected
in each division. The 1st Place Prize Winner in each division will receive $2,500 in cash. The Top Ten Winners in each
division will get a custom designed Binge T-Shirt, as well as recognition on the BingeNow.com contest winners list.
Binge provides a home, an audience, and some serious rewards for being a part of the Binge
Original Music and Dance contest.
- Starts Tuesday, October 29, 2013
- Ends Friday, January 31, 2014
How to Enter:
- Sign up if you are not registered on BingeNow.com or log in if you are.
- Create or select one of your original music or dance videos to upload.
- Fill out our video upload form, and be sure to select a contest division for your video—Original Music or Original Dance. Then upload your video.
- Must be original—you are the source of the content.
- "OMD" is about originality and expressing your unique talent and skills in music or dance.
- Be creative and entertaining while not glorifying violence, ignorance, or negativity.
- Use cinematography and the highest video resolution to enhance the entertainment value in your music or dance video.
- Must be greater than 1 minute in duration.
- 90% based on video quality and creativity as determined by a Binge panel of judges.
- 10% based on people coming to BingeNow.com as a result of sharing your video using the Binge SHARE button.
- Two Division Prizes of $2,500 cash each - The videos that have the highest score in each of the two divisions.
- 20 Recognition Prizes of a Custom Designed Binge T-Shirt - The top 10 videos in each division.
Winners will be announced on or around Monday, February 17, 2014.
View Complete Contest Rules
Why Are We Doing This?
Our community has spoken, and they have said they like and want more video contests with
cash prizes because it provides them financial support to continue to create content. Our Binge community has also said
that Binge contests are great—win or lose—because the content creators get an opportunity to work on fun projects, and
reach their desired audience. Binge viewers get to see some original new content, and an opportunity to help decide who
wins the contest by sharing contest videos. So, be original, and be on BingeNow.com!
Contest Promo Videos:
Random Sampling of OMD Contest Videos
Rate & Win Sweepstakes. $4,000 in prize money. March - June, 2013.
Speak Up Presented by Talib Kweli. February -May 2013. $12,000 in prize money
Live Your Dreams Presented by DJ Drama. October-November 2012. $14,000 in prize money