“Discovering Talents Through Trends” with Universal Music Malaysia


Stand a chance to win up to RM8,000 worth of prizes!


That’s right! We’ve joined forces with Universal Music Malaysia, along with Swee Lee and Skullcandy Malaysia, for a contest specially for all aspiring artists out there. All you have to do is submit your cover and these prizes could be all yours! Here’s how:


What exactly do I need to do?

Pick a song from any of the three singles below:

  1. Arcade” – Duncan Laurence
  2. drivers license” – Olivia Rodrigo
  3. Carried Away” – Surf Mesa and Madison Beer


Feel free to re-create any of the above, or mashup all 3! Do a sick solo cover, perform with your band members, go instrumental – it’s entirely up to you to show us what you’ve got. Each submission needs to be at least 1 minute long and you must be a Malaysian resident.


How do I submit my entry?

It’s super easy! Once you’re done with your cover, upload it on Instagram with the hashtag: #MyUniversalCoverOf. (Make sure your Instagram profile is set to public!) You also need to tag @universalmusicmalaysia, @spinnup_asia, @sweeleemalaysia and @skullcandy_my for your submission to be considered.


The final winner will be notified by Universal Music Malaysia end May.


Prizes worth RM 8,000?! What do I win?

Universal Music Malaysia has got a whole list of goodies in store for you guys, from Swee Lee, Skullcandy and yours truly!



1-year unlimited distribution with Spinnup

Spinnup merch pack

RM 3,000 voucher by Swee Lee

Crusher Evo Wireless by Skullcandy

& more!



1-year unlimited distribution with Spinnup

Spinnup merch pack

RM 1,500 voucher by Swee Lee

Indy ANC True Wireless by Skullcandy

& more!



1-year unlimited distribution with Spinnup

Spinnup merch pack

RM 500 voucher by Swee Lee

Hesh Evo True Wireless by Skullcandy

& more!


By distributing your music with Spinnup, you’ll get your songs up on major streaming platforms such as Spotify, Apple Music, Joox, YouTube Music, Instagram and more. You’ll also get discovered by Universal Music, with a chance to get signed! RM 8,000 worth of prizes, your music up on streaming platforms for everyone to indulge in, and getting discovered by one of the biggest labels in the world – talk about a win, win, win!


The contest runs from 26 April – 19 May 2021, 11:59PM MYT. Head over to the official contest page at for full contest deets or if you guys have any questions!