Fri. Feb 22nd, 2019

Season Two of Red Bull Spotlight, a hunt to find the country’s next hip-hop star, kicks off

Mumbai, February, 2019.

After a successful first edition, Red Bull Spotlight returns for season two – this time as a search for India’s next hip-hop star. Scheduled to be held in 10 cities across the country – Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore, Kolkata, Chennai, Hyderabad, Guwahati, Pune, Ahmedabad and Chandigarh – the competition kicked off in Kolkata earlier this month, followed by Bengaluru and Mumbai.

Hyderabad

Date: 16th February

College: National Institute of Fashion Technology

Timing: 3pm onwards

Ahmedabad

Date: 20th February

College: Nirma University

Timing: 5pm onwards

Guwahati

Date: 22nd February

College: Royal Global University

Timing: 3pm onwards

After a series of city rounds, one winner from each city will be flown to Mumbai for the finals, where, following a showcase by each of the finalists, one national champion will be crowned. The national champion will be given the opportunity to record their full-length album at a professional studio, plus other benefits including a full press kit – complete with a photo shoot and album art for their newly recorded album – and a music video. In addition, each of the city winners will be given studio time to record one song along with a video.