Napster Playlist Challenge

September 17, 2010

Napster Playlist Challenge: Round 19 Ending Soon!

Round 19 of the Napster Playlist Challenge ends after this weekend, so if you'd like a chance at 20 free MP3s and having your playlist featured on Napster, get your playlist in today! This round's theme is Funny Stuff: We're looking for your favorite set of comedic songs and/or stand-up bits that make you laugh. All entries must be submitted by 3 a.m. EST on September 19, 2010. Happy playlist-making, and good luck!

For this round, comedian Margaret Cho will serve as guest judge and pick the top entry! Be sure to check out her playlist of her favorite funny songs below.

Margaret Cho Artist Picks (Napster Playlist)

For more information about how to submit a playlist for consideration, please see Round 19 Instructions.

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September 01, 2010

Napster Playlist Challenge: Round 19, with Special Guest Margaret Cho

Round 19 of the Napster Playlist Challenge kicks off today. It's a chance for Napster subscribers to get creative and submit playlists for consideration. The maker of the best playlist will receive 20 free MP3s and have their playlist featured on Napster. Yes, you could get 20 free MP3 credits.

And for this round, comedian Margaret Cho will serve as guest judge and pick the top entry! Cho recently released a hilarious new album, Cho Dependent, and you can check out her own "Artist Picks" playlist here.

To take part in the Challenge, simply send us your best playlist based on this round's theme, which is Funny Stuff. We're looking for your favorite set of comedic songs and/or stand-up bits that make you laugh.

The rules are simple:1) You need to be a Napster member; 2) Your playlist should be based on the theme provided and be 10 to 20 tracks in length; 3) Send us your playlist by 3 a.m. EST on September 19, 2010; 4) Please don't send a playlist if you don't want it to be featured; 5) The chosen playlist will be featured on Napster, and the playlist maker will be awarded 20 free MP3 download credits.

Submitting your playlist is easy: 1. Create your playlist by selecting tracks and clicking on the "+ Playlist" button—and don't forget to give your playlist a snazzy title! 2. Once you've finished your playlist, go to "My Playlists" under the "My Home" drop-down, and select your playlist. Then copy the URL in your browser and send it to Napster at: playlistchallenge@napster.com.

Once again, this month's theme is Funny Stuff, so send us a fun set of your favorite comedy tracks. Good luck!

Margaret Cho
Special guest judge Margaret Cho

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Instructions and Rules/How to Send Your Playlist
Napster Playlist Challenge Frequently Asked Questions
Top Entry Archive

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August 06, 2010

Napster Playlist Challenge: Round 18 Top Entry

Our Favorite Season (Napster Playlist Challenge Top Entry) We're pleased to present the top entry for round 18 of the Napster Playlist Challenge: "Our Favorite Season," by Napster member lukerr. A special thanks go out to Thriving Ivory, who had to pick just one of many great playlists submitted for the "Summer Rock Favorites" theme. Congrats, lukerr! (To hear the playlist, click on the image or the link above.) The next round will begin soon, so be sure to check back for the next theme. The Napster Playlist Challenge is your chance to win 20 free MP3s and have your playlist featured on Napster.

Links:
Instructions and Rules/How to Send Your Playlist
Napster Playlist Challenge Frequently Asked Questions
Top Entry Archive

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July 23, 2010

Napster Playlist Challenge: Round 18 Ending Soon!

Round 18 of the Napster Playlist Challenge ends after this weekend, so if you'd like a chance at 20 free MP3s and having your playlist featured on Napster, get your playlist in today! This round's theme is Summer Rock Favorites: We're looking for your favorite set of rock songs to play all summer long. All entries must be submitted by 3 a.m. EST on July 25, 2010. Happy playlist-making, and good luck!

For this round, Wind-up Records  indie-rock sensations Thriving Ivory have been kind enough to offer to serve as guest judges. Be sure to check out their playlist of summer rock favorites below.

Thriving Ivory Artist Picks playlist

For more information about how to submit a playlist for consideration, please see Round 18 Instructions.

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July 16, 2010

Napster Playlist Challenge: Round 18 Reminder

Just a reminder, we're in round 18 of the Napster Playlist Challenge, so if you'd like a chance at 20 free MP3s and having your playlist featured on Napster, you've got a week and a half to get your playlist in! This round's theme is Summer Rock Favorites: We're looking for your favorite set of rock songs to play all summer long. All entries must be submitted by 3 a.m. EST on July 25, 2010. Happy playlist-making, and good luck!

For this round, Wind-up Records  indie-rock sensations Thriving Ivory have been kind enough to offer to serve as guest judges. Be sure to check out their playlist of summer rock favorites below!

Thriving Ivory Artist Picks playlist

For more information about how to submit a playlist for consideration, please see Round 18 Instructions.

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July 01, 2010

Napster Playlist Challenge: Round 18, with Special Guests Thriving Ivory

Round 18 of the Napster Playlist Challenge kicks off today. It's a chance for Napster subscribers to get creative, with the maker of the best playlist receiving 20 free MP3s and having their playlist featured on Napster. Yes, you could get 20 free MP3 credits.

And for this round, Wind-up Records indie-rock sensations Thriving Ivory have been kind enough to offer to serve as guest judges and pick their favorite! The band recently released an exciting new single, "Where We Belong," and be sure to check back soon for Thriving Ivory's own "Artist Picks" playlist.

To take part in the Challenge, simply send us your best playlist based on this round's theme, which is Summer Rock Favorites. We're looking for your favorite set of rock songs to play all summer long. Including all Thriving Ivory songs may or may not help you. We'll have to wait and see.

The rules are simple:1) You need to be a Napster subscriber; 2) Your playlist should be based on the theme provided and be 10 to 20 tracks in length; 3) Send us your playlist by 3 a.m. EST on July 25, 2010; 4) Please don't send a playlist if you don't want it to be featured; 5) The chosen playlist will be featured on Napster starting August 10, 2010, and the playlist maker will be awarded 20 free MP3 download credits.

Submitting your playlist is easy: 1. Create your playlist using Napster and click on the "Share" button in the upper-left corner; 2. Enter playlistchallenge@napster.com at the top, next to "Your friends' emails," and send. And don't forget to give your playlist a snazzy title.

Once again, this month's theme is Summer Rock Favorites, so send us a fun set of your favorite rock tracks. Good luck!


Special guest judges Thriving Ivory

Links:
Instructions and Rules/How to Send Your Playlist
Napster Playlist Challenge Frequently Asked Questions
Top Entry Archive

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June 25, 2010

Napster Playlist Challenge: Round 17 Top Entry

We're pleased to present the top entry for round 17 of the Napster Playlist Challenge: "Megapop All-Stars," by Napster member corbthegamer. It was difficult to pick just one out of all the great playlists submitted for the "Pop All-Stars" theme, but after listening, this was our favorite. Congrats, corbthegamer! (To hear the playlist, click on the image or the link above.) The next round will begin soon, so be sure to check back for the next theme. The Napster Playlist Challenge is your chance to win 20 free MP3s and have your playlist featured on Napster.

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June 11, 2010

Napster Playlist Challenge: Round 17 Playlists Received, Thank You; New Theme to Be Announced Soon

Hi again. We've received all entries for round 17 of the Napster Playlist Challenge (the "Pop All-Stars" edition). Thanks to everyone who participated for the thought and time it took to build and submit your playlists. One of the submissions will be selected to be featured on Napster starting on June 29, so be sure to check back to find out if yours is the one. We'll also be announcing the theme for the next round soon. Thanks again to all who took part in the round 17.

Introducing the Napster Playlist Challenge
Instructions and Rules/How to Send Your Playlist
Napster Playlist Challenge Frequently Asked Questions

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May 28, 2010

Napster Playlist Challenge: Round 17 Ending Soon!

Just a reminder, we're still accepting entries for round 17 of the Napster Playlist Challenge, so if you'd like a chance at 20 free MP3s and having your playlist featured on Napster, you've got a week and a half left to get your playlist in! This round's theme is "Pop All-Stars." We're looking for a fun set of pop songs that make you want to dance, or just make you happy. All entries must be submitted by 3 a.m. EST on June 9, 2010. Happy playlist-making, and good luck!


For more information about how to submit a playlist for consideration, please see Round 17 Instructions.

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May 21, 2010

Napster Playlist Challenge: Round 17 Reminder

Just a reminder, we're in round 17 of the Napster Playlist Challenge, so if you'd like a chance at 20 free MP3s and having your playlist featured on Napster, you've got a little over two weeks to get your playlist in! This round's theme is Pop All-Stars: We're looking for a fun set of pop's best songs that makes you want to dance, or just makes you happy. All entries must be submitted by 3 a.m. EST on June 9, 2010. Happy playlist-making, and good luck!


For more information about how to submit a playlist for consideration, please see Round 17 Instructions.

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