The Headies 2012 is giving one talented upcoming act, a once in a lifetime opportunity to perform on the big stage. Over the next week, members of the public will suggest names of talented upcomers who meet the eligibility criteria of the Headies Rookie Competition.
The top 5 acts will be announced and voting will commence on www.theheadies.com. Once voting is over, the act with the most votes will be announced as the winner and gets to perform on D-Day at the event proper. The 2nd and 3rd acts will perform at one of The Headies Nominees Party.
Modality of Competition
September 19 – September 26: Members of the public visit The Headies Rookie Competition Page on www.theheadies.com to suggest names of Rookies
September 27: Short list of 5 Rookies with the most suggestions are announced on Beat Fm by Toolz and voting commences immediately via an SMS Short code 33960
To vote for your favorite Rookie text “HR<Space>Name Of Nominee” to 33960
October 10: Winner is announced on Beat FM.
Prize: 2nd and 3rd perform at nominees party
Winner: Performs at The Headies
1. Has never been nominated for/won any award categories at The Headies (including nominations at this year’s event)
2. Has at least one officially released single in the Nigerian music market.
3. Has no album(s) to his/her name released before February 2012
4. Is a citizen of Nigeria (not open to foreign nationals)
To Nominate an Upcoming act, please leave a comment in the comments section below. Include the stage name of the Artiste and his/her single.
Please note that the artiste must satisfy all four of the eligibility criteria written above.