aStepFWD named 12 Ones To Watch in 2017 and Happi, one of the 12, continues to live up to the expectations and more. This exciting and multitalented creative is one of the top 100 artists to make the Salute Music Makers list and he is now in the running to win a whopping £50,000 in cash!
Salute Music Makers offers musicians across the UK the opportunity to change their musical career entirely, without the unfair attachments that come with the many UK music competitions. The voting system is a world first, giving voters the ability to vote for their favourite acts via a facebook messenger bot.
Voting closes on October 27th, at which point the user will have evaluated each track – the six acts who have made it to the final of the competition will be those who were featured in the most playlists at a specific time and date broadcasted through the bot once all tracks have been unlocked.
Spearheaded by the legendary former front-man of The Undertones, Feargal Sharkey, Salute are proud to be providing a platform for the up-and-coming songwriters of the UK. The Salute team of curators including Ras Kwame, Chris Tofu OBE, Jonathan Quarmby, Simon Perry (ReverbNation), Fiona Bevan, Dee Adam and Kwame Kwaten have evaluated and judged the top 100 artists, whose futures now lie in the hands of the most important people – the music lovers. 2017 One To Watch – Happi – is one of these artists.
Entrants stand the chance of winning £50,000 in cash, while the other five shortlisted finalists will each receive a £10,000 cash prize, no strings attached. The Salute competition reflects the dramatic changes in the way new music is written, recorded and shared.
Recent advancements in music technology enable music makers to create music almost anytime, anywhere and the quality of organic, original music emerging from home studios has never been higher and is constantly evolving.
The voting link is on the main website homepage, after that it takes you through to Facebook Messenger, so what are you waiting for!
Go unlock some great music today on https://www.salutemusic.