May 282020
 

The grand prize winners of the Magical Mirai 2020 song contest have been announced! There’s one grand prize winner, and 5 runner ups. Listen to the song previews in the video above, and then feel free to check out the full songs linked below!

The grand prize winner, who will also have their song performed at the Magical Mirai 2020 live concert events, is ごーぶす/GoBS with their song “Marui Unabara“!

And below are the 5 semi-finalists, which will have their songs played at the concert venue before the start of the live concert event!

Semi-Finalist #1 – スパイラル・デイズ by 芳田/yoshida

Semi-Finalist #2 – プリオシンのたびびと by Saiph

Semi-Finalist #3 – icicles by 磨瀬/Mase

Semi-Finalist #4 – My Story by オゾン/OZON

Semi-Finalist #5 – Sepia by なご/Nago

Hatsune Miku Magical Mirai 2020 Official Site
https://magicalmirai.com/2020/

May 312019
 

Poppro, China’s own version of piapro, has recently launched a MIKU WITH YOU song contest, inviting all the eager producers for a chance to have their songs featured at the MIKU WITH YOU concert, as well as: a ticket to attend it, a 1,000 CNY voucher for use at the venue, and a spot in the official album itself.

The contest’s rules are fairly simple: an original submission in MP3 format that’s no longer than 4 minutes and 30 seconds, and must be sang only by Hatsune Miku herself (Harmonies track included). Please note that acappella is not accepted, and that the entry cannot be published elsewhere before the results are in. Lyrics need to go into their specific column when submitting.

Submissions via Firefox browser may result in upload errors due to browser compatibility issue. Please use other browsers for uploading your submissions!

We would like to thank our partners from VNN for the contest’s terms of usage, as listed below!

Contest’s Term of Usage:

  • You must be 18 or older in order to partecipate. In case you’re younger, you will need permission from your relatives.
  • Songs composed in collaboration between multiple people can only be represented by one single individual.
  • Your entry must be an unreleased original song. It needs to have never been published before.
  • You cannot sign any commercial contract with companies and such during the contest’s period.
  • Please submit your entries before the deadline.
  • In case of infringement of a third party copyright, the organizers take no responsibility of the issue. The contestant shall solve it instead.
  • Make sure to use a valid e-mail address, as they will inform you of your winning entry via e-mail. You need to confirm and reply to them within 10 days, or your winning work will be canceled.
  • Keep your project files and be prepared to give them to the organizers, since they may need them to adapt it and make the live performance even better!
  • The winning entry may be promoted on social medias and such by the organizers.
  • After being adopted, the entry’s license shall be transferred to the organizer, who will also pay the artist its usage copyright fees.

The deadline is July 4th at 0:00 CST (China Standard Time). Give it your all!

MIKU EXPO Song Contest: https://www.poppro.cn/html/activity-detail.html?id=MTc=

Some info via VNN

Nov 082018
 

Suddenly out of nowhere, a Hatsune Miku x HONDA x Dwango Collaboration has been announced! The full details of he collaboration are not quite yet revealed, but the teaser wording and website graphics indicate there will be a sort of car collaboration coming soon, possibly something with Hatsune Miku themed coloring and/or design. The collaboration theme is “Let’s drive with Hatsune Miku!”.

Website → https://www.osoba.ai/

A timer on the website is ticking down for a livestream event on November 22nd at 9:30 PM JST, which should reveal many more details of the collaboration. The stream will be available from the following link, or the embedded player below:

Livestream page: http://live.nicovideo.jp/gate/lv316619887

A song contest has also been announced, with an application deadline of December 20th, 2018. This music collaboration comes with several rewards for the Grand Prix winner, which include:

– A luxury DTM set, with a 13″ Macbook Pro, Apogee Duet and dedicated USB cable, Native Instruments KOMPLETE KONTROL A49, and a 30,000 Yen iTunes card.
– Your song will be delivered through Dwango services.
– Your song will be included in a new application in production.

If interested, your song must be uploaded to Nicovideo by December 20th, 2018 and follow these rules:

– Submit songs with the theme of “Songs that can be enjoyed while driving”.
– Use only Hatsune Miku for your song.
– Post your video with the following tag, and make sure to lock it: osobaコンテスト
– You can tag lock songs you have created in the past for this contest.
– At least one full chorus of vocals must be included, along with intro and outro.
– Professionals, amateurs, and music of all genres are welcomed!

Good luck to everyone that enters, and tune in later this month for updates!

Apr 272018
 

The results for the Hatsune Miku: Magical Mirai 2018 song contest have just been announced! This early is a bit surprising, since they originally promised an early May reveal. But without further delay, here’s the 5 winners of the song contest!

-= Grand Prize =-

METEOR / Divela
Entry Link: http://piapro.jp/t/C0lr


 

-= Runner-Ups =-

Magic Time, Future Show! / Ms.
Entry Link: http://piapro.jp/t/4wTd

Storm is the Red / 畑中洋光
Entry Link: http://piapro.jp/t/JumV

World Clock / ryuryu
Entry Link: http://piapro.jp/t/N1e9

アフターマス / millstones
Entry Link: http://piapro.jp/t/-xnB

ボクラノート / 市瀬るぽ
Entry Link: http://piapro.jp/t/hr4M

Via Magical Mirai Twitter

Feb 142018
 

The winner of the Hatsune Miku Expo 2018 song contest, and its runner-ups have been announced! Before we get to the list, we’d like to say congratulations to the winners, you all did an amazing job!

First up is “Can’t Make A Song!!” by beat_shobon!

Next are the runner-up winners “Time Bomb!” by Simon Ton, and “Bye-Bye School!” by Marvin Valentin:


Honerable mentions go to “I’m Not You” by VnaneP, and “On Top” by nostraightanswer: