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OPP: NBA All-Star Weekend Placement

Get Your Music on NBA All-Star Weekend and Earn Royalties.

OPPORTUNITY DETAILS: is pitching select artists to editors who are working on the Staples Center, 2018 NBA All-Star Weekend broadcasts. Music will be used during the games and events, on highlight reels, pre/post game bumps, intro and outro clips, game trailers, and many other placements across NBA All-Star outlets. These placements air on national television and dedicated online basketball sites. All-Star games historically draw large broadcast numbers, sponsors, celebrities and mainstream media.

The 2018 NBA All-Star Weekend will be broadcast to a worldwide audience of 215 countries and territories, in more than 40 languages.

Music may be used during the games, remaining qualifying trial events, main event coverage, highlight reels, pre/post segment broadcasts, intro and outro clips, TV/commercial break trailers, and many other placements across various licensed outlets. Usage will air on major television networks in North America and internationally, resulting in duplicate royalties for re-airs and multi-territory usages. Music will be exposed to millions of viewers, sponsors, editors, producers, and brands.

Jan 26, 2018 - Feb 15, 2018

Urban, Rock (Rock hybrids), Pop, Hip-Hop, Beats, Instrumentals, Cross-genre Hip-Hop/Pop/R&B, cues and all applicable high-energy, anthemic, party-style Top 40 sounding music accepted.

-Tracks must be well-produced, professional, and ready for inclusion in television programming.
-Tracks must be high energy and appropriate for the content that it will be supporting.
-Artists must own all copyrights - No uncleared samples or covers.

If selected, you are guaranteed to maintain all of your rights and will earn royalties from your P.R.O. (Performance Rights Organization) as seen on your quarterly statements. Sync fees may be offered to the artist, on a case-by-case basis, at the discretion of the producer and is dependent upon the usage of the song, band/act popularity and budget restrictions. Sync fees have historically been offered for one time usage (TBD on a case-by-case basis). Chyron credit may be given (where applicable, as determined by the segment editor at the network).

Songs submitted will all be reviewed thoroughly by staff. All tracks that match the submission criteria will then be passed along to network decision makers for consideration. If selected, staff will then provide the contact information and steps for artist to complete the process.

Artist and/or label and publisher retain all ownership and receive compensation directly via performance rights societies. Details, deal memos, terms and conditions will be provided to those who make the final cut. will never meddle in contracts or financial transactions. If selected, your contact information and all metadata will be passed along to the deciding parties.

*There are no additional fees once an artist is selected, only the submission fee listed below.

**Music Opps does not take cuts from sync licensing payouts. Artists/Representatives are responsible for their own financial transactions, contracts, taxes etc.

NOTE: Even if you are not selected for this opportunity, you may be considered for future licensing.

- A SoundCloud or DSound link of your song (for producers to stream). No file-delivery or FTP links.
-WAV file/MP3 and metadata (once reviewed and selected for broadcast).