TEHILA RECORDS PRESENTS – THE SPOTLIGHT 2017
IT’S NEW, IT’S REAL …ITS THE SPOTLIGHT
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TIMOTHY OGBORUCHE, CEO TEHILA RECORDS, HOSTS “THE SPOTLIGHT “.
Timothy Ogboruche, CEO of Tehila records, to host the maiden edition of The Spotlight – a music competition for upcoming gospel artistes.
The Spotlight, the first of its kind, is designed to recognise, reward and encourage upcoming gospel artistes for their commitment and dedication to gospel music ministry in Nigeria. It aims at putting the spotlight on them and affording them opportunities to share their music with a wider audience.
To this end, Tehila records received well over fifty entries from aspiring contestants all of whom had to send their content via instagram and mail. Only twenty artistes were selected among the lot, to battle for the winning prizes. The prizes are as follows:
1st prize: Five hundred thousand naira (#500,000), mobile phone and a slot to minister in all Tehila records programmes.
2nd Prize: Three hundred thousand naira (#300,000), mobile phone and a slot to minister in a Tehila records programmes.
3rd Prize: Two hundred thousand naira (#200,000), mobile phone and a slot to minister in all Tehila records programmes.
There will be consolation prizes for all contestants as well.
The twenty (20) Spotlight contestants are listed thus: Judiikay, Tobi Jeff Richards, Chika Hills, Ochuko Obukohwo, Brenda Guitar, Phada Abraham, Magpsalms, Thim Collins, Geena Brooks, Chika Osuji, Blerisa, G-Songs, Oluloaded, RepJ360, Clinton Flames, Mathias, Endy musik, Ariblex, Uzoma Sandra and Paul Etukudo. They will each be performing a freestyle piece after which only 8 will be selected to proceed to the final rounds where they will perform their original songs. The winners will then be selected from amongst the 8 contestants.
The event which will hold on Sunday, 15th October, 2017 by 4pm at The Incubator, 7/8, Yesufu Abiodun way, Oniru, VI, Lagos, promises to be an exciting one filled with good music. The red carpet will commence at 3pm prompt.
The serving judges for the day are three of Nigeria’s renowned gospel musicians- Enkay, Chiika 100 percent, Ebiere; and international music producer, Wole Oni.
Billed to minister at the event are Segun Obe, Anny sings, and Precious from The Voice Nigeria.
Speaking about the event, the convener, Timothy Ogboruche, said; “The Spotlight is an initiative impressed upon me. I felt the strong need to appreciate the upcoming gospel music ministers for their hard work and perseverance. Also, I believe that a diligent man stands before kings and not mean men. Hence, the need to give these artistes an opportunity to show how diligent they have been to their calling.”
Tehila Records presents The Spotlight, a vision to encourage young aspiring gospel ministers who has a CALL, VISION and a VOICE.
For someone who has been diligently working and praying for the next step towards glorious manifestations.The Spotlight might just be for you.
The Spotlight is an event where there will be 20 contestant and three people will emerge as winners. The Finale will hold on the 16th of October 2017.
For Entry Into The Spotlight:
- You must have a previously recorded song that will be mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org alongside a short profile and a picture for publicity purposes if chosen.
- Upload a 1-minute video singing any gospel song that you like on Instagram. Put the hashtag #tehilathespotlightand tag @tehilarecords @timtehila.
- Entry will be reposted on the above pages. Make sure to get people to like your entries on the pages above.
- A selection process will take place with the selection team based on criteria (amongst which will be number of genuine likes, level of engagement and a personal interview/background.
- The 20 Finalists will be chosen, contacted to get ready for the spotlight.
About Tehila Records:
Tehila Records is one of the foremost gospel record labels in Nigeria set up to promote and groom gospel music artistes both nationally and internationally. Tehila Records is the organizer of the Alabanza Concert, which has been a trend setter and pacemaker in the gospel music scene with over 10,000 people in attendance each year.
@Regranned from @timtehila - #tehilathespotlight #tehilathespotlight Entries are still pouring in but unfortunately your videos cant be reposted if you do not meet ALL the criteria. Also your emails will not be attended to if we do not see your video on IG amongst other criteria. Lets go fam! Spread the news! @tehilarecords