Dance Visual Competition: “Get Loose” by Agnez Mo feat. Ciara
July 18, 2023
Dance Visual Competition: “Get Loose” by Agnez Mo feat. Ciara
For years World of Dance (WOD) has represented dance culture, and has become the premier platform for showcasing extraordinary talent and captivating performances that leave audiences in awe. With an unwavering commitment to showcasing exceptional dancers of all ages and levels across the world, WOD has embarked on a new endeavor that embraces and combines the relationship between dance, music, and video production. Introducing the World of Dance: Dance Visual (DV), a groundbreaking online competition that not only celebrates the art of dance but also recognizes the profound impact of audio and visuals in creating an unforgettable entertainment experience.
WOD DV represents a revolutionary approach to the fusion of dance and video, taking the art form to new heights. By uniting dance and video production, WOD DV pushes the boundaries of creative expression and welcomes all levels and all types of creatives. This innovative competition format is intended to highlight dance beyond the movement alone—it has the ability to encompass a wide variety of visual elements to enhance the impact of the performance.
This groundbreaking online competition serves as a catalyst for innovation and artistic exploration as well as providing a platform for creators of all skillsets, levels, and backgrounds. In this dynamic competition, the stage is set for dancers and video producers to showcase their skills and creative prowess by working together to create a dance visual. WOD DV is not just a competition; it is a movement that propels dance culture forward, creating a global stage where diverse voices can shine and where the power of dance and visuals can be celebrated.
As WOD DV takes center stage, it invites dancers, video producers, and enthusiasts from around the world to join the movement. All dancers and video creators of all styles, experience, and levels are encouraged to take on the challenge and create their own unique dance visual. Further information and rules of entry can be found below.
The Song: "Get Loose"
For the World of Dance Dance Visual Competition, contestants are required to use the song "Get Loose," a collaborative track by Agnez Mo and Ciara. This high-energy anthem combines Agnez Mo's captivating vocals and Ciara's signature rhythmic style to create a song that is perfect for showcasing dance performances of all styles and levels. "Get Loose" is a celebration of movement, encouraging individuals to let go, embrace their inner rhythm, and express themselves freely through dance. The infectious beat and empowering lyrics serve as the foundation for contestants to create visually stunning dance routines that captivate audiences and showcase their exceptional skills.
The Artists: Agnez Mo and Ciara
Agnez Mo, one of Asia's most highly awarded recording artists and actresses, has captured hearts worldwide with her incredible talent. Rising to stardom at the age of six, she has evolved into a multi-platinum singer, acclaimed actress, and global superstar. Her commercial success spans nations, including Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Brunei, the Philippines, etc. With 350 accolades to her name, she has established herself as a powerhouse in the music industry. Her breakthrough into the Pop/R&B scene in the United States came in 2018 with her chart-topping hit "Overdose," featuring Chris Brown. The song became a radio hit, charting across five Billboard charts and solidifying her status as an artist to watch. Agnez Mo's next single, "Diamonds," featuring French Montana, further showcased her versatility and garnered widespread acclaim.
Known for her visionary approach, Agnez Mo not only excels as a singer but also takes ownership of every element of her creative vision. She has successfully extended her talents into fashion, cultivating her unique style and captivating audiences with her editorial presence. Additionally, Agnez Mo's creative prowess extends to producing and directing her music videos, further demonstrating her artistic depth and dedication to her craft.
Ciara, an American singer, songwriter, dancer, and actress, has established herself as a prominent figure in the music industry. With a career spanning over two decades, she has continuously pushed boundaries and delivered chart-topping hits. Ciara's dynamic performances, electrifying dance moves, and infectious energy have captivated audiences worldwide. Her musical journey began in 2004 with her debut album "Goodies," which spawned several hit singles, including the title track and "1, 2 Step." These songs showcased her unique blend of R&B, pop, and hip-hop influences and catapulted her into the spotlight. Subsequent albums like "The Evolution," "Fantasy Ride," and "Ciara" further solidified her status as a versatile and influential artist.
Ciara's performances are known for their high-energy choreography and captivating stage presence. Her dance skills and ability to connect with the audience have become hallmarks of her live shows. Throughout her career, Ciara has collaborated with renowned artists, producers, and choreographers, continually evolving her style and pushing the boundaries of her artistry.
WOD DV: How to Enter
Contestants are encouraged to merge their dance skills with video production to create a dance visual using “Get Loose” by Agnez Mo feat. Ciara. A distinguished panel of five independent entertainment experts will carefully evaluate each submission, judging them based on their ability to craft an entertaining visual experience through dance.
Rules of entry include: downloading or streaming “Get Loose” by Agnez Mo, feat. Ciara and using the song within your performance/video. Once your dance visual is complete, share it via Instagram Reels, IGTV, TikTok or YouTube and use the hashtags #AgnezMoGetLoose and #WODgetloose. All submission posts are due August 4th. Be sure to follow @agnezmo and @worldofdancerecords in order for your submission to be valid.
Additionally the minimum video length is 60 seconds with no maximum time limit or requirement. The original music from “Get Loose” as well as remixing is permitted. Music should be linked from Instagram or TikTok when applicable. Submissions must include the proper hashtags in order to qualify for entry.
World of Dance encourages all dancers, editors, and video producers of all styles, skill sets, and experience levels to participate and upload their submissions for a chance to win.
Prizes and Recognition
Winning contestants in the WOD DV competition will not only receive cash prizes but also gain widespread exposure. The top acknowledgments are showcased across World of Dance's social channels, reaching an impressive audience of over 20 million subscribers. Additionally, winners are honored in an awards presentation, where their exceptional talents are celebrated on a global scale.
Team Category (Minimum 3 People):
First Place: $900
Second Place: $600
Third Place: $300
First Place: $300
Second Place: $200
Third Place: $100
First Place: $150
Second Place: $100
Third Place: $50
Best Effects and Editing
Artist Choice Award:
Agnez Mo will personally pick one winner for this special award.
World of Dance's Dance Visual competition stands as a groundbreaking platform for all types of creators that unites dance and visuals, showcasing the extraordinary talent of dancers and video producers from around the world. With Agnez Mo and Ciara's electrifying collaboration "Get Loose" serving as the soundtrack, contestants have the opportunity to create visually stunning dance performances that leave a lasting impression. The competition not only highlights the power of dance but also celebrates the fusion of music and visuals as well as providing a platform for up and coming creatives in a multitude of industries. WOD DV is a testament to the ever-evolving world of dance and the limitless possibilities that lie ahead.