SALT LAKE CITY--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Gigg.com is excited to announce a new online contest with pop sensation Robin Thicke. Users can use lyrics from his new song "Give It 2 U" to express themselves in various ways. From October 2nd to October 30th, 2013, users can log in to the gigg mobile app and select the lyrics of their choice from the new song, adding hashtags, pictures, and even video clips to express themselves in unique and interesting ways.
“You can always count on Robin's songs being catchy. It will be fun to see all the creative lyric posts submitted by fans with this new catchy track. This contest is easy to participate in, and the prize is fantastic.”
"We couldn't be more excited," reports gigg CEO Scott Warner. "You can always count on Robin's songs being catchy. It will be fun to see all the creative lyric posts submitted by fans with this new catchy track. This contest is easy to participate in, and the prize is fantastic."
The user who receives the most "likes" on their "Give It 2 U" post on the gigg app will receive a trip for two to a Robin Thicke concert. Additionally Robin will personally select the three most unique photo/video posts to receive an autographed CD.
The gigg app is available on iOS and Android platforms for free. Once logged in users can find millions of songs by searching the app's database and discover great music posted by others in the feed. "Its adding music to the social experience we're all used to," says Warner. "We all use Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and others, but for the first time you can include a song preview along with your post. Its fun and easy, and we have just about every song you can think of."
Gigg provides its users a way to express, promote, and discover music in all forms. Gigg is focused on discovering the greatest musicians in the world while allowing fan participation in the discovery process. Through a series of online competitions, winners are selected by mainstream artists and the user community to receive prizes or a chance to play on stage in front of large audiences at some of the hottest venues with the biggest names in the music industry.
These opportunities, combined with the gigg app, a social application that allows users to express themselves using lyrics from their favorite songs, help fans discover new music shared by those they follow. With millions of songs to choose from, members can post pictures and videos connecting lyrics from their favorite songs, promoting the tracks and bands they love most. A few bands/artists gigg has worked with: Maroon 5, Sara Bareilles, Skylar Grey, Neon Trees, Owl City, Gavin DeGraw, Dave Barnes, and many others.
ABOUT ROBIN THICKE :
Robin Thicke has established himself as one of the most respected singer-songwriters in soul and R&B music today. The musician, composer, and actor released his critically acclaimed debut album, A Beautiful World, in 2003 under the name "Thicke." Soon after, he came out with his breakthrough second release, 2006's The Evolution Of Robin Thicke -- now on the way to double platinum status. The award-winning multiplatinum superstar returned to center stage in 2008 with Something Else, which was revered by critics as one of the best soul albums in years. This past summer marked the debut of Thicke's highly anticipated sixth studio album, Blurred Lines (Star Trak/Interscope Records). The collection debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard Top 200 while the single had an impressive 12-week reign on the Billboard Hot 100. The track also broke records by climbing to No. 1 on 5 radio charts simultaneously, the first time this has ever been done by an artist. "Blurred Lines" has currently sold over 10 million units and boasts the longest reign in history at No. 1 on Billboard's Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart. The second hit single off of the album, "Give It 2 U" ft. Kendrick Lamar, is available now. Most recently, Robin Thicke announced details of his highly anticipated North American Tour. The series of dates kicks off in February 2014. For more information, please visit www.robinthicke.com.