“Winning this has been a life changing experience, seeing the joy and excitement of everyone celebrating my victory is priceless, then flying to LA to record & shoot the video with Tr3's is a dream come true, everyone was positive and amazing, it was worth the effort, I’m still speechless,” commented Lokixximo.
“It's always great to work with the tr3s team. This year was special because I got to not only work with the winner, but also the young and very talented Colombian producer, Andres Torres. All in all, a wonderful experience,” commented Sebastian Krys.
The Dame Un Break contest presented by Wendy’s rallied music fans on crowd sourcing platform Ourstage.com, where up-and-coming Latin music acts battle it out for a shot at stardom. The fan–voted contest creates a space for aspiring artist to share their talent and grow their fan base.
Founded in 2007, OurStage.com is a leading destination for music listening, discovery, and quality editorial content. With more than 200,000 artists from 40 styles of music, OurStage.com receives 4 million visits each month from 170 countries. OurStage.com's most acclaimed feature is its proprietary judging engine where the site's listeners rank the music of emerging artists for competitions that reward major opportunities to the winners—such as the chance to open for headlining acts and/or record with major label performers. To date, OurStage.com has provided opportunities for artists to open, be mentored by, or collaborate with celebrity artists such as Bon Jovi, Kid Rock, Drake, Goo Goo Dolls, HANSON, Train, John Legend, Lilith 2010, John Mayer, Monica, T-Pain, Trey Songz, Keith Urban, Travis Barker, Jane's Addiction, Hot Chelle Rae and many others. OurStage.com has also partnered with a wide range of media giants over the last few years, including: Clear Channel, Guitar Center, BET, CMT, Digital Broadcasting Group, AOL Music, MTV, and Radio One. For more information: http://www.ourstage.com.
About Tr3s: MTV, Música y Más
Tr3s: MTV, Música y Más, owned and operated by Viacom International Media Networks, a unit of Viacom Inc. (NYSE: VIA, VIA.B), reaches 6.1 million Hispanic TV households (45% of US Hispanic Total TV HH) and 34 million total TV households. The network’s programming embraces the trilogy of cultures that represents Latino life – Latin American plus American equals US Latino - through original productions, key acquisitions, and content from MTV Networks’ portfolio of entertainment brands. Tr3s embraces the key lifestyle aspects of Latino identity -- milestones, making it and music -- as well as social responsibility through its initiative “Agentes de Cambio”, which tackles issues that affect Latinos today. The network also taps into the growing number of Latinos that are digitally connected through www.tr3s.com.