Rules and Conditions:

  1. The Digicel “Music Academy” promotion (hereafter referred to as the “Promotion”), is available to all Digicel Customers who will receive entry into the Promotion and qualify for the grand prize.
  2. The Promotion will run from October 26, 2017 to December 10, 2017 (“The Promotion Period”)
  3. Eligible participants must reside in one of the following Digicel markets - Antigua & Barbuda, Barbados, Saint Kitts & Nevis, Saint Lucia, Trinidad & Tobago, Grenada, Jamaica, Montserrat, Saint Vincent & The Grenadines.
  4. Participants will be able to upload multiple different entries to the promotion
  5. Each entry must be registered under one of three “Categories” Performers, Producers or Songwriters


  1. The entry timeline is as follows:

Entry Timeline

October 26 – November 26, 2017


  1. The voting timeline is as follows:

Voting Timeline

November 27 – December 10, 2017


  1. Winners will be selected by having the most votes and then top voted videos will be reviewed by Machel Montano and a panel of judges.
  2. 9 winners will be selected. 3 persons from each “Category” will be selected to attend the Machel Montano Music Academy.
  3. The prize winners will be contacted by a Digicel Representative. 
  4. By Wednesday, December 13, 2017, all winners will be announced via Digicel social media pages:



Attend the Machel Music Academy



Music Academy dates

December 19 – 22



  1. Digicel will attempt to contact customers two (2) consecutive times only and if the Customer’s number is busy/no answer/off, goes to voicemail or if the customer does not want to participate in the Promotion (for example, for religious reasons), another customer will be called. If the selected customers from the first draw do not respond correctly or do not wish to participate then a second draw will be done until all winners have been selected.
  2. Winners must present a valid Government issued photo ID (passport, voters’ identification card or driver’s license) and the Digicel SIM card or Digicel TV bill to show they are a Digicel customer
  3. Winners must have a valid VISA if travel is required through the United States, a winner’s inability to travel will automatically forfeit their opportunity to partake in the Music Academy
  4. In the event that a special needs customer is selected, that customer will be allowed to have a representative collect the prize on their behalf who must provide: written consent from the winner endorsed by a Justice of the Peace and valid Government issued photo identification for both the winner and the representative to claim the prize.
  5. Minors under the age of 18 years, are eligible for this Promotion but must be accompanied by a parent or guardian when redeeming their prizes. Guardian/parent must present a valid Government issued photo ID (passport, voters’ identification card or driver’s license).
  6. Digicel employees, dealer principals or employees of any of our affiliated companies, advertising, promotion and public relations agencies, dealers, distributors or anyone else connected with this promotion and their immediate family members and household members are not eligible for entry. For these purposes immediate family members are spouses, parents, siblings and children.
  7. Winners will be required to participate in any planned publicity in connection with this Promotion.  By entering the Promotion, the prize winner consents to the use of his or her name, likeness, image, photograph for any and all programming and/or publicity promotion or advertising purposes, commercial or otherwise, in all media and formats used by us or our agencies, without further compensation, throughout the entire world in perpetuity. If a winner refuses to do so, they forfeit their right to claim the prize.
  8. In the event the prize winner chooses not to accept the prize or refuses to participate in promotional activity, they will forfeit any claims to the prize, which will then be awarded to another Digicel customer from the remaining qualifying entries.
  9. Prizes must be taken as stated and are non-transferrable or exchangeable and cannot be redeemable for cash or other prizes
  10. Digicel, reserves the right to at any time to vary the terms of this promotion, to amend its Terms and Conditions, or to withdraw the promotion. In any of these events, notice will be given via media advertisements or messages to subscribers and will be effective immediately or as of the date referred to in such notifications.
  11. Digicel, reserves the right to terminate, cancel, suspend and/or modify the promotion if any fraud, virus or other technical problem corrupts the administration, security, safety or proper play of the promotion. In such event, Digicel hereby specifically reserves the right (but not the obligation) to award some other prize hereunder by means of a random drawing from among the eligible entries received up until the time of the impairment.



  • Radio, TV, SMS, Social Media, Programmatic Advertising
  • The advertisement including the promotional details will be shared on all the above mediums throughout the promotion and periodically throughout the life of the promotion.