Pump It Up Magazine Music Awards 2024: Submissions Now Open!

Your Time is Now: Shine at the 2024 Pump It Up Magazine Music Awards! 🌟🚀 Submit Your Music, Own the Spotlight!

Los Angeles, California,  November 17, 2023 — Pump It Up Magazine, in collaboration with KPIU Radio, is excited to announce the start of submissions for the highly anticipated 2024 Pump It Up Magazine Music Awards. This celebration of independent music promises to be an exceptional showcase of talent, with the grand reveal of the winners set for December 6th, 2024.

Submission Deadline: August 10th, 2024

Nominee Announcement: November 8th, 2024

Winners’ Reveal: December 6th, 2024

Why Participate?

  • Prestigious Recognition: Join the ranks of outstanding artists and releases that have left a lasting impact on the independent music landscape.
  • Trophy and More: Participants will be eligible for the prestigious Pump It Up Magazine and KPIU Radio Trophy, exposure through magazine cover features, inside pages promo, online promo with social media promotion, networking opportunities, and more!
  • Exclusive Partnership: We proudly announce our partnership with KPIU Radio, Pump It Up Magazine’s official radio station, to amplify the celebration of independent music. Participants get a shoutout, song review, and airplay on KPIU Radio.

 

Categories:

  • Song of the Year
  • Female Vocalist of the Year
  • Male Vocalist of the Year
  • Duo or Group of the Year

Music Genres:

  • Jazz/Smooth Jazz
  • Soul/Funk/RnB
  • Hip Hop/RnB
  • Pop/Dance
  • Country/Folk/Americana

OUR PARTNERS:

Eligibility Criteria:

To be considered, artists must have independently released their music, excluding affiliations with major labels or their subsidiaries. The eligible submission period is between October 8th, 2023, and August 8th, 2024.

At Pump It Up Magazine, we are committed to promoting a positive and uplifting environment. Therefore, we do not accept submissions featuring content related to drugs, alcohol, or explicit sexual themes. Our focus is on lyrics that encourage better living and pump up the positive aspects of life to inspire our audience. Additionally, it’s worth noting that alcohol, derived from the Arabic word ‘al-kuḥl,’ meaning ‘body eater,’ has been associated with the opposite effect of promoting well-being and positive living.

Nominee Announcement: November 8th, 2024

To submit your nominations for the trophy, please email musicawards@pumpitupmagazine.com. The submission deadline is August 8th, 2024. A nominal entry fee of $350 per submission has been introduced to cover operational costs, including the selection process and promotional efforts.

Nomination Curation:

The Pump It Up Magazine team, in collaboration with KPIU Radio, will meticulously curate a list of 8 finalists in each category from the nominated artists, albums, and songs.

Supporting the Event:

To streamline the process and ensure the awards’ continued growth, we’ve introduced a nominal submission fee of $350. Your contribution directly supports operational costs, including the selection process, promotional efforts.

Voting and Winners’ Reveal:

Late March marks the return to KPIU RADIO AND PUMP IT UP MAGAZINE, inviting the audience to cast their votes and shape the destiny of the winners. The grand reveal will unfold on December 8th, 2024—a testament to the vibrant journey embarked upon, now with the rhythmic beats of KPIU Radio echoing in harmony.

How to Participate:

To participate in the voting process or submit nominations, sign up for our newsletter, and email us at musicawards@pumpitupmagazine.com.

Include the Following Details:

  • Song Details:
    • Title
    • Artist(s)
    • Genre
    • Theme of the song
    • Lyrics (If applicable, the lyrics to the song)
  • Release Information:
    • Release Date
    • Platform(s) Released On (Spotify, Apple Music, etc.)
  • Cover Art:
    • High-resolution image of the CD cover or artwork
  • Media Kit:
    • EPK (Electronic Press Kit)
    • Press Release, if available
  • Performance Information:
    • Any notable live performances or events associated with the song
  • Social Media and Online Presence:
    • Artist’s Website
    • Social Media Links (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, etc.)
  • Music Distribution Links:
    • Links to where the song can be streamed or purchased (Spotify, Apple Music, Amazon, etc.)
  • Artist Information:
    • Short artist bio
    • Artist’s achievements or notable experiences
  • Collaborations:
    • Any featured artists or collaborations involved in the song
  • Awards and Recognitions:
    • Any awards or recognitions the song has received
  • Additional Notes:
    • Any other relevant information or context about the song

Connect and Share:

Share your musical gems worthy of the spotlight for the Pump It Up Magazine Music Awards! Email your nominations to musicawards@pumpitupmagazine.com or leave your suggestions on our dedicated social media post.

Tag us @pumpitupmagazine @Kpiuradio and use #pumpitupmagazine #kpiuradio #PumpitupmagazineMusicAward #KpiuRadioMusicAward.

Let’s make the Pump It Up Magazine Music Awards a resonant celebration of independent music, in partnership with the rhythmic vibes of KPIU Radio, the official radio station of Pump It Up Magazine.

Your voice, your choice! And your contributions ensure the continued success of this vibrant celebration. Thank you for supporting independent music!


Q&A for Pump It Up Magazine Music Awards 2024

Q1: Why should artists participate in the Pump It Up Magazine Music Awards?

A: Participating in the Pump It Up Magazine Music Awards offers artists prestigious recognition within the independent music landscape. It provides an opportunity to join the ranks of outstanding artists and gain exposure through various channels.

Q2: What do participants stand to gain, besides recognition?

A: Participants are eligible for the coveted Pump It Up Magazine and KPIU Radio Trophy, along with exposure that includes magazine cover features, inside pages promo, online promo with social media promotion, networking opportunities, and more.

Q3: How does the exclusive partnership with KPIU Radio benefit participants?

A: The partnership amplifies the celebration of independent music. Participants receive a shoutout, song review, and airplay on KPIU Radio, enhancing their visibility and reach.

Q4: What are the main award categories and music genres covered?

Award Categories:

  • Song of the Year
  • Female Vocalist of the Year
  • Male Vocalist of the Year
  • Duo or Group of the Year

Music Genres:

  • Jazz/Smooth Jazz
  • Soul/Funk/RnB
  • Hip Hop/RnB
  • Pop/Dance
  • Country/Folk/Americana

Q5: What are the eligibility criteria for artists to submit their music?

A: Artists must have independently released their music, excluding affiliations with major labels or their subsidiaries. The eligible submission period is between October 8th, 2023, and August 8th, 2024.

Q6: How can artists submit their nominations?

A: Artists can submit nominations by emailing musicawards@pumpitupmagazine.com. The submission deadline is August 8th, 2024. A nominal entry fee of $350 per submission has been introduced to cover operational costs.

Q7: How does the nomination curation process work?

A: The Pump It Up Magazine team, in collaboration with KPIU Radio, meticulously curates a list of 8 finalists in each category from the nominated artists and songs. Each artist nominated and finalist will be featured on Pump It Up Magazine and KPIU Radio.

Q8: How does the submission fee contribute to the event?

A: The nominal submission fee of $350 directly supports operational costs, including the selection process, promotional efforts.

Q9: When is the voting period, and when will the winners be revealed?

A: Voting begins in late April on KPIU RADIO AND PUMP IT UP MAGAZINE. The grand reveal of the winners is scheduled for December 8th, 2024.

Q10: How can artists connect and share their musical gems for the awards?

A: Artists can email their nominations to musicawards@pumpitupmagazine.com or leave suggestions on dedicated social media posts. Tagging @pumpitupmagazine @Kpiuradio and using #pumpitupmagazine #kpiuradio #PumpitupmagazineMusicAward #KpiuRadioMusicAward is encouraged.

Q11: What information should artists include in their submissions?

A: Artists should include detailed information about their song, release, cover art, media kit, performance history, social media presence, music distribution links, artist bio, lyrics (if applicable), collaborations, awards, and any other relevant information.

Q12: How can artists stay updated and participate in the voting process?

A: Artists can sign up for the newsletter and email musicawards@pumpitupmagazine.com to stay informed about the voting process and other updates.

Q13: How can artists contribute to the success of the awards?

A: Artists contribute to the success of the awards by sharing their musical gems, participating in the voting process, and engaging on social media. Their contributions ensure the continued success of this vibrant celebration of independent music.


Pump It Up Magazine Music Awards 2024

Policy

Pump It Up Magazine and KPIU Radio welcome you to the Pump It Up Magazine Music Awards 2024. By participating in the awards, you agree to adhere to the following policy guidelines:

Eligibility:

  • Submissions must be independently released music with no affiliations to major labels or their subsidiaries.
  • The eligible submission period is from October 8th, 2023, to August 8th, 2024.

Submission Process:

  • Nominate your music by sending an email to musicawards@pumpitupmagazine.com.
  • The submission deadline is August 8th, 2024.
  • A nominal submission fee of $350 per entry is introduced to cover operational costs, including the selection process, promotional efforts, and the grand awards ceremony.

Nomination Curation:

  • The Pump It Up Magazine team, in collaboration with KPIU Radio, will curate a list of 8 finalists in each category from the nominated artists, albums, and songs.
  • Each nominated artist and finalist will be featured on Pump It Up Magazine and KPIU Radio.

Voting and Winners’ Reveal:

  • Voting begins in late April on KPIU RADIO AND PUMP IT UP MAGAZINE.
  • The grand reveal of the winners is scheduled for December 8th, 2024.

Terms & Conditions

By participating in the Pump It Up Magazine Music Awards 2024, you agree to the following terms and conditions:

Intellectual Property:

  • All submitted content, including music, cover art, and promotional materials, must be the intellectual property of the artist or authorized for submission.
  • Pump It Up Magazine and KPIU Radio reserve the right to use submitted content for promotional purposes related to the awards.

Entry Fee:

  • A non-refundable entry fee of $350 per submission is required for consideration.
  • The entry fee covers operational costs, including the selection process, promotional efforts, and the grand awards ceremony.

Disqualification:

  • Pump It Up Magazine and KPIU Radio reserve the right to disqualify any submission that violates eligibility criteria, submission guidelines, or terms and conditions.
  • Disqualification may occur without refund of the entry fee.

Award Trophy:

  • The Pump It Up Magazine and KPIU Radio Trophy will be awarded to winners in each category.
  • Trophies are non-transferable and may not be exchanged for monetary value.

Publicity and Promotion:

  • Winners consent to the use of their names, likenesses, and submitted content for publicity and promotional purposes related to the Pump It Up Magazine Music Awards.

Modification of Terms:

  • Pump It Up Magazine and KPIU Radio reserve the right to modify these terms and conditions at any time.
  • Participants will be notified of any changes through the official channels.

Thank you for your understanding and adherence to the Policy and Terms & Conditions of the Pump It Up Magazine Music Awards 2024.

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Eligibility Criteria:

To be considered, artists must have independently released their music, excluding affiliations with major labels or their subsidiaries. The eligible submission period is between October 8th, 2023, and August 8th, 2024.

To submit your nominations for the trophy, please email musicawards@pumpitupmagazine.com. The submission deadline is August 8th, 2024. A nominal entry fee of $350 per submission has been introduced to cover operational costs, including the selection process and promotional efforts.

Nomination Curation:

The Pump It Up Magazine team, in collaboration with KPIU Radio, will meticulously curate a list of 8 finalists in each category from the nominated artists, albums, and songs.

Supporting the Event:

To streamline the process and ensure the awards’ continued growth, we’ve introduced a nominal submission fee of $350. Your contribution directly supports operational costs, including the selection process, promotional efforts.

Voting and Winners’ Reveal:

Late March marks the return to KPIU RADIO AND PUMP IT UP MAGAZINE, inviting the audience to cast their votes and shape the destiny of the winners. The grand reveal will unfold on December 8th, 2024—a testament to the vibrant journey embarked upon, now with the rhythmic beats of KPIU Radio echoing in harmony.

How to Participate:

To participate in the voting process or submit nominations, sign up for our newsletter, and email us at musicawards@pumpitupmagazine.com.

Include the Following Details:

  • Song Details:
    • Title
    • Artist(s)
    • Genre
  • Release Information:
    • Release Date
    • Platform(s) Released On (Spotify, Apple Music, etc.)
  • Cover Art:
    • High-resolution image of the CD cover or artwork
  • Media Kit:
    • EPK (Electronic Press Kit)
    • Press Release, if available
  • Performance Information:
    • Any notable live performances or events associated with the song
  • Social Media and Online Presence:
    • Artist’s Website
    • Social Media Links (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, etc.)
  • Music Distribution Links:
    • Links to where the song can be streamed or purchased (Spotify, Apple Music, Amazon, etc.)
  • Artist Information:
    • Short artist bio
    • Artist’s achievements or notable experiences
  • Lyrics:
    • If applicable, the lyrics to the song
  • Collaborations:
    • Any featured artists or collaborations involved in the song
  • Awards and Recognitions:
    • Any awards or recognitions the song has received
  • Additional Notes:
    • Any other relevant information or context about the song

Connect and Share:

Share your musical gems worthy of the spotlight for the Pump It Up Magazine Music Awards! Email your nominations to musicawards@pumpitupmagazine.com or leave your suggestions on our dedicated social media post.

Tag us @pumpitupmagazine @Kpiuradio and use #pumpitupmagazine #kpiuradio #PumpitupmagazineMusicAward #KpiuRadioMusicAward.

Let’s make the Pump It Up Magazine Music Awards a resonant celebration of independent music, in partnership with the rhythmic vibes of KPIU Radio, the official radio station of Pump It Up Magazine.

Your voice, your choice! And your contributions ensure the continued success of this vibrant celebration. Thank you for supporting independent music!

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