In celebration of the recent launch of Purpose By Faith, Quintin Demps, the founder of the indie label has launched a talent search competition to seek an artist to be featured on his upcoming album, slated for a summer 2014 release. To participate, entrants are being asked to submit a 15-second video highlighting their singing abilities via Instagram, Twitter or Facebook. The submission must include a caption explaining why they should be selected and use the hashtag #DempsTalentSearch.
Prize and Winner
One (1) winner will be chosen in the competition. The winner will receive an all expense paid round-trip to Houston, TX (economy airfare, hotel and ground transportation) for the weekend of March 18, 2014 to accompany Demps to a studio session, dinner, church service and the Winter Jam Concert. Winner will receive a one (1) demo song recording session with Quintin to be considered for Quintin’s album. The competition will run from January 9, 2014 through February 20, 2014. The winner will be announced on February 21, 2014 via social media through Purpose by Faith and Quintin Demps accounts..
Terms and Conditions
Any resident of the United States, eighteen (18) years of age or older, with an Instagram, Twitter and/or Facebook account may participate in this video talent search singing competition. By submitting a video and participating in the Contest, entrant irrevocably transfers, grants and assigns to Purpose by Faith and Quintin Demps, its affiliates and its respective successors, assigns, and licensees, the right worldwide and in perpetuity, to use the name, likeness, image and videos, including any reproductions of same, in any and all media including, without limitation, use in connection with the Contest or other promotions and for any advertising or promotional purposes, without additional compensation, and releases and any entity acting on behalf of Company from any liability with respect thereto. The winner may also be required to enter into a separate contract and release with Purpose by Faith and Quintin Demps in connection with the prizes. Purpose by Faith and Quintin Demps reserves the right to reject any submitted video. Videos featuring any inappropriate material will be rejected. Purpose by Faith and Quintin Demps also reserve the right to reject videos that clearly do not reflect the theme of the competition. The winner also acknowledges that this contest is not a guarantee of a record deal through Purpose by Faith or Quintin Demps and no compensation is due to winner. Winner also acknowledges that his/her studio session with Demps does not guarantee placement on any album or single release or radio placement through Purpose by Faith or Quintin Demps.
Purpose by Faith and Quintin Demps have the sole and absolute discretion in judging and to determine the methodology by which submission entries, if any, merit a prize. Purpose by Faith and Quintin Demps reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion, to change, modify, extend or reduce the terms and conditions of, or to suspend or terminate, the competition without prior notice. Purpose by Faith and Quintin Demps further reserves the right to nullify and/or cancel any part or all of the competition if it appears that any fraud or malfunctions have occurred in any form whatsoever. Each participant undertakes to indemnify and keep Purpose by Faith and Quintin Demps harmless from and against any loss, damage, claims, costs and expenses which may be incurred by or asserted against Purpose by Faith and Quintin Demps as a result of such participant’s participation in the competition. Participation in the competition and submission of videos grants Purpose by Faith and Quintin Demps a perpetual, worldwide, royalty free license to use the images in any manner in its sole discretion without compensation to entrant.
To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, entrant agrees that Purpose by Faith and Quintin Demps, its affiliates and its employees, members, officers, directors, shareholders, agents, representatives, its respective successors, assigns, agencies and licensees shall not be liable for any personal injury, death, loss or damage of any kind or any other causes of action or claims related to entrant’s participation in this Contest or acceptance or use of the prizes awarded including, without limitation, any claims based on publicity rights, defamation or invasion of privacy. Purpose by Faith and Quintin Demps, its affiliates and its employees, members, officers, directors, shareholders, agents, representatives, its respective successors, assigns, agencies and licensees are not responsible for lost, late, illegible, stolen, incomplete, invalid, unintelligible or misdirected entries, which will be disqualified, or for other problems of any kind, whether mechanical, human or electronic, whatever the cause. You agree to release, indemnify and hold Purpose by Faith and Quintin Demps, its parents, subsidiaries and affiliates, and each of their respective members, officers, directors, employees, agents, shareholders, licensors, suppliers, co-branders, attorneys and/or other partners, harmless from and against any and all claims, expenses (including reasonable attorneys’ fees, costs and settlement costs), damages, suits, costs, demands and/or judgments whatsoever, made by any third party due to or arising out of: (a) your participation in the Contest and/or the Contest Website; (b) your breach of these Terms and Conditions; and/or (c) your violation of any rights of another individual and/or entity.
These Terms and Conditions shall be interpreted and enforced in accordance with the laws of the State of Texas, without regard to conflicts of law principles. Should a dispute arise concerning the Contest and/or these Terms and Conditions, or the breach of same by any party hereto, the parties agree to submit their dispute for resolution by arbitration before the American Arbitration Association in Houston, TX in accordance with the then current Commercial Arbitration rules of the American Arbitration Association. Any award rendered shall be final and conclusive to the parties and a judgment thereon may be entered in any court of competent jurisdiction. Nothing herein shall be construed to preclude any party from seeking injunctive relief in order to protect its rights pending an outcome in arbitration. Should any part of these Official Rules be held invalid or unenforceable, that portion shall be construed consistent with applicable law and the remaining portions shall remain in full force and effect.