Contests / 8 November 2022

#TOXICbyXXX: Win $20K in our XXXTENTACION verse challenge!

XXXTENTACION’s undeniable artistry and soul-baring lyrics speak to a generation. To all X’s devoted fans, here’s your chance to get an inside look at his worldview and career. Produced by FADER Films, the documentary “Look At Me: XXXTENTACION“ and its bonus companion piece “In His Own Words: XXXTENTACION“ will be released internationally on 22 November 2022.

To celebrate, we’re going BIG with #TOXICbyXXX: an open verse challenge for creators around the world. Put your unique verse on a super exclusive, unreleased XXXTENTACION track and pay homage to the gifted young artist’s legacy.

The prizes

The grand prize winner will take home a whopping $20,000 cash, XXXTENTACION merchandise and film posters signed by X’s mother Cleopatra Bernard and the manager of his estate, Solomon Sobande. 

2nd and 3rd place winners will snag XXXTENTACION merchandise and signed film posters.

How to participate?

First, access XXXTENTACION’s unreleased track titled “TOXIC” on BandLab, or hit the link below.

Then, create your own verse over the beat on BandLab, TikTok, or both. Bare your emotions, flex your flow, get poetic, and pay tribute to X’s unique, genre-bending style.

Share your final track on TikTok and/or BandLab and don’t forget to hashtag both #BandLab and #TOXICbyXXX in your caption so we don’t miss your entries.

Who can participate?

The #TOXICbyXXX challenge is open to all above 18 years old worldwide, no exclusions! It runs from 8 to 18 November 2022, and winners will be announced 22nd November on BandLab’s TikTok and Instagram. Good luck and keep those entries coming in!

Full terms and conditions here

Winner Updates

XXXTENTACION’S legacy lives on with all your amazing tracks for our open-verse challenge. 🖤

Congratulations to @ruzlxn for winning a MASSIVE grand prize of US$20,000 and exclusive XXXTENTACION merchandise as the official winner! The second prize winner @kotabmusic walks away with limited edition memorabilia and, surprise: US$1000!

Once again, thanks to all who participated in #TOXICbyXXX – we had a blast listening to all your tracks!

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