Spinnup NEXT Asia


Here’s your chance to step up your game!

We’re inviting you to submit your original music and stand a chance to win a 1-on-1 feedback session with Def Jam South East Asia artist SonaOne and the ultimate artist package!

Running from Monday 19 October to Sunday 22 November 2020, artists of all genres and languages across South East Asia can submit their original song to our competition ‘SPINNUP NEXT’ to win a feedback session with SonaOne, along with some other sweet prizes.

Grab the opportunity to hang out with SonaOne and get some solid advice about your submitted track! We’re proud to have the next-level Malaysian rapper, singer-songwriter, producer and Def Jam South East Asia artist SonaOne on board to pick the winners of Spinnup NEXT.

Just last year, he was the fourth highest streamed Malaysian artist with 10.8 million streams on Spotify alone. With multiple award wins and chart-topping releases to his name, SonaOne has made groundbreaking efforts to expand the hip-hop and pop scene in South East Asia. He is also a renowned producer with years of experience in the industry. This would be a great opportunity for you to get feedback and inspiration not only from SonaOne, but also take your music to the next level.


Here’s what we have to offer for the winner: 

  • 1-on-1 feedback session with SonaOne
  • Unlimited distribution for one year
  • 2 x KRK Rokit RP5 Studio Monitors
  • Placement on 3 Universal Music-owned playlists


We also have some offerings for the Top 2 finalists:

  • Unlimited distribution for one year
  • Placement on 2 Universal Music-owned playlists



It’s free to enter using code ‘SPINNUPNEXTASIA’, your track will be fully distributed for a year, and you keep 100% of your royalties. It’s a win-win-win! What are you waiting for? Enter ‘SPINNUP NEXT’ now!


Click here to learn more about entering the competition!