Legendary songwriter and musician Richard Marx is holding on a great contest for his fans on his official website – the singer is giving away a 16GB iPad 2, filled with all the apps he loves and loaded with all his music, including an exclusive track that can ONLY be heard via the iPad. In addition he’s giving away three iTunes gift cards, valued at $100, $50 and $25.
To enter, make a fun, creative video of you or your family/friends listening to his single “Christmas Spirit,” and upload the video to YouTube with a title that includes your name and “Richard Marx Christmas Spirit Contest.” Then promote away via your social networks, as the winner will be chosen based on a combination of originality and popularity. Visit RichardMarx.com/ipadcontest for additional rules and entry details.
Richard’s new Christmas EP, which features “Christmas Spirit” and four other classic tracks, is available now through all digital retailers, and physically through Amazon’s Disc on Demand program and via Richard’s online store. The five song set of holiday classics like “O Holy Night,” “Silent Night,” “I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day,” and “Alleluia,” plus a new track, “Christmas Spirit,” which can already be heard in Hallmark’s 2011 Holiday promo spots.
This will lead up to the February 7th wide release of Stories To Tell, his new deluxe album featuring acoustic versions and original recordings of his greatest hits. Stories To Tell also includes a live DVD, recorded at the legendary Shepherd’s Bush Empire in London.