Shazam, a leading mobile discovery company, has announced that it has teamed up with VEVO and Grammy Award-winning music superstar Lil Wayne to launch the first music video incorporating Shazam for TV.
The video for Lil Wayne’s new single, “How to Love,” premiered Thursday on VEVO in the lead-up to his performance at the MTV Video Music Awards on Sunday, August 28th.
The Shazam for TV version of the video is on VEVO, a leading music video and entertainment platform, exclusively.[ Also Read: Muppet Show Theme Song Premiere on VEVO ]
“How to Love” features a unique interactive Shazam experience, bringing together the company’s two core strengths – music and Shazam for TV – for the first time, says the company.
Additionally, the exclusive VEVO version of the video is also part of Shazam’s Golden Tag promotions, giving Shazamers the opportunity to win an all-expense paid trip to see Lil Wayne in concert.
“We’re thrilled to have an innovative digital artist like Lil Wayne introduce the first music video that incorporates Shazam for TV,” said Will Mills, director of Music and Content at Shazam.
“Shazam is always looking for ways to create a deeper engagement for fans with the artists they love. Winning a trip to see Lil Wayne perform in concert is the ultimate fan experience.”
You can enter the contest by activating Shazam Friends and Shazam Lil Wayne’s new video “How to Love” on VEVO.
Users in the US and Canada who have iOS and Android devices can enter the contest till midnight on October 15.