If you know about MTV Brand New 2012, you may have noticed the “Powered by WOWee ONE” on the logo… Indeed, WOWee ONE is very happy and proud to be involved in this amazing adventure.
With one of the most successful track-records for a new music poll, over the last 4 years MTV Brand New has identified international stars such as Lady Gaga, Justin Bieber & Ke$ha before their debut releases whilst also picking up top British music talent Tinie Tempah, Adele, Florence + The Machine, Ellie Goulding, Jessie J, Friendly Fires, White Lies, Wretch 32 & Labrinth at the very start of their recording careers.
This year, for the first time ever, one unsigned act will be added to the shortlist. Over 2000 unsigned artists entered the competition, which has now been whittled down to a longlist of over 500. Music fans can vote for their favourite now at http://brandnewunsigned.mtv.co.uk. A shortlist of 20 unsigned acts will be announced on January 8th with an overall winner being added to the Brand New for 2012 shortlist on January 9th.
MTV Brand New for 2012 shortlist, MTV UK & Ireland announce two exclusive January gigs, showcasing nominated artists and established UK stars at London’s KOKO. Indie rockers The Maccabees will headline a show on Tuesday 24th January, followed by nominees Lana Del Rey and Charli XCX. The next day, Wednesday 25th, rising star Emeli Sandé will headline a show supported by Delilah, with another nominee soon to be confirmed. Get your tickets now!
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The WOWee ONE team will be there, looking forward to meeting you all and spend a great gig all together.