In preparation for the New Skool Rules Conference In 2013 New Skool Rules and Epitome Entertainment organized an international exchange program for talented singers and rappers from the US and Europe, that was a huge success. Watch the 2013 recap video below:
Because of the success both companies agreed fully, that there would be a 4th edition of the international exchange program. For the Exchange program New Skool Rules and Epitome Entertainment are looking for 3 European talented singers /rappers and 3 American singers/rappers in several auditions. The auditions will take place in Rotterdam, Paris, Amsterdam, Atlanta, L.A.,London, Birmingham and New York.
The talent that gets picked will be flown to New York, to work with grammy award winning producers and each other to create the great new songs. After the recording process in New York, the talents will be performing at an European festival. The dutch auditions will be on May 10th in Amsterdam and May 31st in Rotterdam.
Like the third edition of the Exchange program, there will also be auditions in Paris France at the SAE Institute on May 12th 2014.
New Skool Rules & Epitome Entertainment will also do auditions in the US. The auditions will take place in New York, Atlanta and LA . The dates and exact locations are:
• NYC Audition: May 17th from 6.00-10.00 pm, location t.b.a.
• ATLANTA Audition: May 20th at SAE Atlanta ,USA from 6.00-11.00 pm
• LA Audition: May 22nd at SAE Los Angeles from 6-10 pm
Past judges included: Drumma Boy, Rich Nice, Fiona Bloom, Needlz, Anthony Dent, Ray Daniels, Keinon Johnson, Dj Trauma, Chuck Creekmur, Grouchy Greg, Latin Prince, DJ Crisco kidd, Roslynn Cobarrubias, Mike Snotty etc.
Birmingham: June 2nd
London: June 3rd
Talents that want to guarantee themselves a spot at one of the auditions should enlist through the New Skool Rules website
filling in their name, email address, phone number and the place they want to audition at etc.
The Exchange is made possible by: New Skool Rules, Epitome Entertainment, SAE Institute, Allhiphop.com, Dry Rain Entertainment, AnR Room, Smooth Fuego & Newstyle Radio, Artstudio Flavour Magazine, Punch Records, Fonds Cultuurparticipatie & Cultuur & Sport Rotterdam and the Third Floor Network.