Scion Teams With DJ Premier, Green Lantern And Sean Cane Seeking New Hip-Hop

Scion has teamed up

with DJ Premier, Green Lantern and Sean Cane to once again find the best in underground


The Scion: Nextup contest is holding it's second annual emcee

contest which gives unsigned emcees the chance to win a $50,000 marketing deal

from Scion.

Judges, Dj Premier, Green Lantern and Sean Cane, will filter

through the applicants to find the ten best.

The online contest will then feature the top 10 underground

artists original songs on the Scion: Nextup site for visitors to vote on. The

emcee(s) with the highest number of votes will win.

Prizes include $5000 in cash, the opportunity to perform at Scion events and

a fully-produced music video for their winning song.

Last year's winner was the Brooklyn, New York bred group Junk

Science for their song "Roads".

Emcees aren't the

only ones who can win a prize, this year as an added twist, Scion will award

voters a chance to win a new Scion.

Contest deadline is August 8th, for more information log onto