DJ Drama Contest

DJ DRAMA is the most influential DJ in Hip Hop. He is a music industry heavyweight, A&R for Atlantic records and has over a decade of experience in taking artists careers to the next level with his Gangsta Grillz Mixtapes. He has worked with the most successful artists in the Hip Hop and R&B industry. Now teamed with STRAPD he is offering an unprecedented opportunity to up and coming artists, all in an effort to help produce and identify the Stars of tomorrow.


  • Open to any artist (all genres) signed or unsigned
  • Upload Video
  • DJ Drama will select the hottest artist he thinks has what it takes to make it BIG


Bryan-Michael Cox Hit List Contest

Bryan-Michael Cox is a multiple Grammy Award-winning American songwriter and record producer, notable for his extensive work with multiple platinum-selling artists including Usher, Mariah Carey, Mary J. Blige, and Toni Braxton. Among his most notable productions are “Be Without You” for Mary J. Blige, “Burn”, “Confessions” and “U Got It Bad” for Usher, and “Shake It Off”, “I Stay In Love” and “You Don’t Know What To Do” for Mariah Carey. During his career Cox has been responsible for over 100 million record sales, 35 number one hits, and 12 Grammy Award nominations (including 8 wins).


Now you have a chance to let him hear your best 90 second acapella version of one of the following songs:

Monica “Love All Over Me” 
Trey Songz “Last Time”


Week 2: 
Submission period: Sunday July 19, 2015 – Monday August 3, 2015 5:59pm (EST)
Voting: Monday August 3, 2015 6pm – Sunday August 9, 2015 9pm (EST)


Congratulations to the #BCOXHITLIST Contest Week 1 Winners: 
1. Fairin Moon
2. TaKisha Kegler
3. Jerel Jefferson
4. Jose Miguel
5. Sheri John
6. Trevon Waters
7. Vincent Stevens
8. Ashley Felder
9. Jennifer Larsen
10. Kayla Cox

About Us



STRAPD has teamed up with Celebrity Producers & Recording Artists, to bring you America’s #1 Online Music Contest. Artists submit videos into the contest of their choice for a chance to win prizes. Prize opportunities consist of mixtape hosting, recording contracts, features and more! We’re making dreams a reality…