Terms and conditions

PROJECT “Sad Alex ‘Cover My Song’ Contest”

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY.  PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPROVE CHANCES OF WINNING.

USE CAUTION AND COMMON SENSE WHEN PARTICIPATING IN THIS PROMOTION.  RESPECT AND ENSURE THE SAFETY OF YOURSELF AND OTHERS.  DO NOT TRESPASS OR HARM ANYONE’S PROPERTY.

This Promotion is run by Red Bull Records, Inc (“Sponsor” or “Red Bull Records”) whose registered office is located at 9044 Melrose Avenue, West Hollywood, CA, USA 90069.

This Promotion is free of charge and is only subject to the present Terms & Conditions and to all applicable international, federal, state, provincial, local and regional laws and regulations.

For general questions arising out of these Terms & Conditions and/or related to this Promotion, please contact ATTN: Sad Alex – Cover My Song Contest c/o Red Bull Records, 9044 Melrose Avenue, West Hollywood, CA, USA 90069.

By entering and participating in this Promotion, you agree to be bound by these Terms & Conditions and represent that you satisfy all of the eligibility requirements below.

  • ELIGIBILITY
  1. In order to enter this Promotion and be eligible to win a prize, you confirm that you (“Participant”, “Entrant” or “you”) satisfy the following eligibility criteria:
  2. This contest is open to Entrants aged 18 years and older.
  3. You acknowledge that you are 18 years of age or older at the time of participation, and, have read and agreed to these Terms & Conditions. Due to the fact that the participation is web-based, Red Bull Records excludes any responsibility and/or liability in case the participation/the award of a prize requires the approval of a Guardian. This solely lies within the responsibility of Entrant.
  4. Persons under the age of 18 are not allowed to participate to this Promotion or transmit or otherwise submit personal information to Red Bull Records.
  5. You are not allowed to participate if your residence is outside the USA and it’s 48-continguous states. Please note that Red Bull Records is not liable in case Participants are not legally allowed to take part in the Promotion due to national or local laws.
  6. Red Bull Records is not responsible in case a Participant is not physically or mentally able to perform any or all of the described tasks; there is no legal right to participate in this Promotion whatsoever. Red Bull Records is not liable in case a Participant injures him-/herself while performing actions with regard to this Promotion.
  7. Directors, officers and employees of Sponsor, its parent, and any of their respective affiliate companies, subsidiaries, agents, any company involved in the development or production of the Promotion, professional advisors, third party service providers or advertising and promotional agencies involved with this Promotion, and immediate family members and those living in the same household of such persons (whether legally related or not) are not eligible to enter or win any prizes in this Promotion.
  8. Sponsor reserves the right to verify the email address provided to Sponsor by Entrant and to require proof of age, identity and/or other provided details at any time at its discretion. In the event of any dispute, entries containing an invalid e-mail address or incorrect data regarding the age or residence of the Entrant will be deemed ineligible.
  • PROMOTION PERIOD
  1. This Promotion starts on 12:00am (Pacific Daylight Time) October 28, 2020 and ends on 11:59pm (Pacific Daylight Time) December 1, 2020. Entrants to submit their song verse on http://www.sadalex.com
  2. Entries received by Red Bull Records outside this Promotion Period will not be considered and will have no entitlement whatsoever pursuant to these Terms & Conditions.

 

  • RULES OF THE CONTEST AND OF PARTICIPATION 

The rules of the Contest and how to enter are as follows:

  1. Record a video singing your own original version of a verse for “i’m glad that you found someone” by Sad Alex ft. Gnash.
  2. Click here to download the music and get to writing, starting at timecode 1:58
  3. Post it to You Tube, IG, TikTok, or any social media platform, with the hashtag #imsoglad and tag @imsadalex
  4. Submit the link on the website: http://www.sadalex.com
  5. Winner receives a $1500 cash prize, Red Bull Records merch package & their verse released on a track with Sad Alex & Gnash.
  6. Contest winner will be announced by December 8, 2020 via Sad Alex’s social channels.
  7. To register, you must enter your e-mail address during the submission process.
  • THE SELECTION PROCESS
  1. One (1) Winner will be selected by Sponsors based upon creativity, singing performance (if applicable), enthusiasm and skill, but in no particular order of merit.
  2. The odds of winning are dependent on the number of entries, and merits of the creativity and performance – as outlined in 4.1.
  3. Winner will be announced by December 8th, 2020 on Sad Alex social channels listed herein:Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/imsadalex ,
    YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCRyovM5c2_mxYYkVfUbZgAw
    TikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@imsadalex
  4. Winner will also be notified via the email they used to enter the Contest.
  5. Your personal data will be processed in line with Red Bull Record’s privacy policy: https://redbullrecords.com/privacy-policy/
  6. Red Bull Records undertakes to use reasonable efforts to maintain adequate hardware and software service for the Promotion and shall not be liable for: late, lost, delayed, damaged, misdirected, incomplete, illegible, or unintelligible entries; telephone, electronic, hardware, or software program, network, Internet, or computer malfunctions, failures, delays or difficulties; errors in transmission; prize notification deliveries attempted but not received; any loss suffered by anyone who enters or attempts to enter the Competition, whether the entry is lost, not submitted, wrongly processed or does not win.
  7. Late, illegible, incomplete, defaced or corrupt entries will not be accepted. No responsibility can be accepted for lost entries and proof of transmission will not be accepted as proof of receipt.
  8. If you are disqualified, Red Bull Records is under no obligation to publish this fact.
  9. The contact details you provide with your Competition entry will be used to notify you of any prizes; please make sure they are correct.
  • THE PRIZE
  1. One (1) Winner will receive a $1,500 cash prize, Red Bull Records Merch package & their original verse released on a track with Sad Alex & Gnash.
  2. Upon notification of the winning entry, the Winner will be required to sign a non-negotiable “Gratis Use License” from Red Bull Records prior to the award of the $1,500 cash prize.
  3. The Red Bull Records Merch package is worth $150 in value, and the value of having your verse included and released on the track is $1,000.
  4. Red Bull Records reserves the right to replace any or all prizes with prizes of a similar value, however the items listed herein 5.3 are non-exchangeable, non-transferable, and are not redeemable for cash.
  5. To the extent permitted by applicable local law, all prizes are awarded “as is” and without warranty of any kind, express or implied (including, without limitation, any implied warranty of satisfactory quality or fitness for a particular purpose). COUNTRY, STATE, LOCAL TAXES, INCLUDING VAT TAXES WHICH ARE ASSOCIATED WITH THE RECEIPT OR USE OF ANY PRIZES ARE THE SOLE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE WINNER.
  6. No cash alternatives will be provided and prizes are non-transferable and non-refundable.
  7. In case the winner does not claim his/her prize within 72 hours from notification, he/she will have forfeited the prize and Red Bull Records reserves the right to determine an alternate winner based on Sponsor’s selection as the 2nd best entry in the same entrant pool.
  8. The Promotion will be run at Sponsor’s sole discretion. Sponsor’s decision in relation to all matters in connection with the Promotion is final, and no correspondence will be entered into.
  • SPONSOR’S RIGHT TO CHANGE THE TERMS & CONDITIONS AND TO DISQUALIFY
  1. Sponsor reserves the right to change the Promotion rules and these Terms & Conditions from time to time and such changes will be available on https://sadalex.com/termchanges/
  2. If in Sponsor’s opinion the Promotion is compromised by any event beyond Sponsor’s control, Sponsor reserves the right to modify, terminate, amend or extend the Promotion without responsibility and liability for any amount or kind of loss or damage that may result to you or any third party (whether direct or indirect).
  3. At any time during the Promotion, Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify and remove any Entrant for any failure to observe these Terms & Conditions (including but not limited to, because Sponsor believes the Entrant engaged in cheating and in general for violations of the provisions set out under section 7 of these Terms and Conditions) or where applicable any other kind of illegal or inappropriate behavior. In the event that a winning Entrant is disqualified, the prize will be forfeited and/or may be awarded Sponsor’s selection as the 2nd best entry in the same entrant pool.
  • FAIR PLAY
  1. You hereby confirm that the personal data you enter in connection with the Promotion is accurate and up to date.
  2. You hereby warrant and represent that you personally performed and otherwise participated in the Promotion to meet the criteria set out under sections 3. and 4 of these Terms & Conditions associated with your entry or by your own creation of other materials such as user generated content as specified in these Terms & Conditions and that you have not used any prohibited aids, such as automatic robots, scripts, services or other forms of manipulation.. By entering this Promotion, all Entrants warrant and represent that their entries are their own fully original creations, and their respective entries will not infringe or violate the rights of any third parties, including but not limited to copyrights, trademarks and/or rights of publicity/privacy.
  3. You confirm and are responsible that your entry does not:
    • contain material that violates or infringes another’s rights, including but not limited to privacy, publicity or intellectual property rights;
    • contain brand names or trademarks, other than (i) those of Sponsor, which you have a limited license to use for the sole purpose of creating and uploading your entry, and/or (ii) those that you own, which you agree to license to Sponsor on a royalty-free, irrevocable, perpetual, non-exclusive basis, or have license to use and sub-license to Sponsor on a royalty-free, irrevocable, perpetual, non-exclusive basis in connection with the entry;
    • contain copyrighted material not created by you, other than material that you have necessary rights, consents and permissions to use and sub-license to Sponsor on a royalty-free, irrevocable, perpetual, non-exclusive basis in connection with the entry;
    • contain material that is inappropriate, indecent, obscene hateful, tortious, defamatory, slanderous or libelous;
    • contain material that is unlawful, in violation of or contrary to the laws or regulations in any jurisdiction where the entry is created.
    • infringe the Terms of YouTube https://www.youtube.com/t/community_guidelines
  4. In case of an infringement of sections 7.2 and/or 7.3 above, you shall defend and indemnify Sponsor against, claims of infringement based on intellectual property rights.
  • GRANT OF RIGHTS

 

  1. The Entrant hereby assigns and grants to the Sponsor including its parents, subsidiaries, affiliates and partners any and all rights, title and interest in and to all entries and materials submitted to Sponsor in connection with any Promotion, including your voice, image, photograph, statements, biographical information, performances, name and likeness and including any user generated content (collectively, “Entry Materials”) under current and future law to the broadest extent possible according to applicable law. To the extent that rights are not assignable, the Entrant hereby grants to the Sponsor the irrevocable, worldwide, perpetual, exclusive, transferable and unlimited rights (unlimited in terms of territory, time or purpose) to copy, distribute, transmit, publish, perform, display, make derivative works from, exploit, and otherwise use the Entry Materials in any known or yet unknown kind of use. This includes in particular but is without any payment or notice to the Entrant.  If a court or any other authority finds that the exclusive grant above is not fully effective for any reason, the Entrant hereby grants to the Sponsor the irrevocable, worldwide, perpetual, non-exclusive, transferable and unlimited rights (unlimited in terms of territory, time or purpose) to copy, distribute, transmit, publish, perform, display, make derivative works from, exploit, and otherwise use the Entry Materials in any known or yet unknown kind of use without any payment or notice to the Entrant.  Entrant waives any and all moral rights (sometimes referred to as “droit moral” or similar terms) in the Entry Materials in favor of Sponsor.  The conveyances and licenses in this section include in particular but are not limited to the following rights: the broadcasting right, the right of making available to the public (download/on-demand-rights), the film theatre right (cinematic/exhibition right), the song verse rights, the right of distribution and copying, the right of alteration and dubbing, the right of promotion, the merchandising right, the publishing right and the stage drama, radio drama and audio/talking book rights. Furthermore, the Sponsor acquires the right to make any alterations, intermissions, deletions, cuts or other modifications in and to the Entry Materials and the exclusive right to exploit such altered version in any matter.  The Sponsor and its parents, subsidiaries, affiliates and partners shall be enabled to exploit the Entry Materials without any limitations and regardless of the medium via which the exploitation takes place. Sponsor is however not obliged to make use of these rights.
  2. Sponsor is further irrevocably entitled to assign the rights entirely or in part to any third parties and to grant any sublicenses respectively rights of exploitation and/or exploitation permissions or to exercise the rights in its own name or through third parties.
  3. The sole consideration for this comprehensive assignment and grant of rights shall be to get the chance to win a prize in the Promotion.
  4. Sponsor including its affiliated companies and partners may be required to request you to enter into a separate license agreement permitting Sponsor to use the Entry Materials for reasonable promotional, administrative or other purposes beyond the reasonable expectation of the Entrant.
  5. Sponsor may tweet, Facebook post, Instagram post, Tik Tok post, “like” on YouTube, comment on YouTube or playlist on YouTube an entrant’s YouTube song verse.
  • COLLECTION OF INFORMATION & DATA PROTECTION

 

  1. In the following, the term “Personal Data” describes all data kept in connection with your name.
  2. Red Bull Records may process your Personal Data itself, within the Red Bull Records Group or through outside data processors who will process data on its behalf in accordance with all relevant data protection regulations.
  3. Red Bull Records and its affiliated companies will, as a general policy, not transmit Personal Data to third parties without your explicit consent. In particular, Personal Data will not be sold, leased or traded. However, in cases in which Red Bull Records is required to transmit Personal Data to an outside data processor in connection with the Promotion, Red Bull Records will only transmit as much Personal Data as is necessary in order to fulfil its tasks set out under these Terms & Conditions. In such cases, Red Bull Records will require and make sure that our partners treat all Personal Data in a confidential manner and according to all relevant data protection regulations as well as to delete such Personal Data immediately as soon as their specific tasks have been fulfilled in connection with the Promotion. Please note that Red Bull Records does not have complete control over the compliance with this obligation and that Red Bull Records cannot be held responsible for possible infringements by its partners to the extent that it is legally permissible.
  4. Since Red Bull Records operates globally, this may mean Red Bull Records could transfer your personal information to other countries, including countries outside the European Economic Area in accordance with all relevant data protection regulations.
  5. Personal Data will only be used for purposes in connection with this Promotion and will only be retained by Red Bull Records, its affiliated companies and its mandated data processors for as long as is necessary to fulfil the original or directly related purpose for which it was collected in connection with the Promotion. This might include a period of time after the conclusion of the Promotion in order to distribute prizes or to fulfil tax related or any other legal queries.
  6. Red Bull Records, its affiliated companies and its mandated data processors shall process your Personal Data securely and take appropriate security measures to protect the Personal Data.
  7. Red Bull Records does not knowingly collect information from persons below the age of 14.
  8. Winners may be requested to take part in promotional activity and Red Bull Records reserves the right to use the names and addresses of winners, their photographs and audio and/or visual recordings of them in any publicity. Winners may be required to take part in further reasonable promotional activities.
  9. The entered Personal Data shall always be accurate. You should keep your data up to date in order for Red Bull Records to notify you in case they you won a prize. Red Bull Records will ensure that your personal data is not used if we know that it is not accurate.
  10. Red Bull Records and its contractors may contact you via email, phone or otherwise in relation to the Promotion.
  11. At any time, you have the opportunity to require the amendment and/or the deletion, entirely or partly, of such Personal Data. In such a case, Red Bull Records will ensure the deletion of such data as soon as feasible.
  12. At any time, you also have the right to request information about the Personal Data we are keeping.
  13. You can contact Red Bull Records with regard to privacy questions as follows:

Sad Alex – Cover My Song Contest
c/o Red Bull Records
9044 Melrose Avenue
West Hollywood, CA, USA 90069

  • LIABILITY AND WARRANTY
  1. Sponsor is liable in accordance with statutory law (a) for damages arising as result of an injury to life and/or health; (b) in case of intent; (c) in case of gross negligence if the Entrant is a consumer according to applicable consumer protection law; and/or (d) in case Sponsor is in breach of the requirements of statutory regulations on product liability (if applicable).
  2. Without limiting the aforementioned, Sponsor is only liable for slight negligence in cases of a breach of a material contractual obligation hereunder. In such cases, the liability will be limited to the typical and foreseeable damages; in other cases Sponsor shall not be liable for slight negligence.
  3. Sponsor and the Red Bull Records Group exclude all liability to you for any loss of income, loss of profits, loss of goodwill, loss of data, loss of opportunity (in each case whether direct or indirect) and any indirect or consequential loss or damages incurred or suffered by you in connection with your participation in the Promotion.
  4. In no event shall Sponsor be responsible or liable for any failure or delay in the performance of its obligations under these Terms & Conditions arising out of or caused by, directly or indirectly, forces beyond its reasonable control, including but not limited to strikes, work stoppages, accidents, or acts of God, and interruptions, loss or malfunctions of utilities, communications or computer (software or hardware) services.
  5. To the fullest extent permissible by law, no conditions, warranties or other terms apply to the Promotion.
  6. These Terms and Conditions will be governed by the laws of the State of California and any disputes will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the State of California.