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Serato Sample Challenge - Win $10,000

Make a beat.
Film it. Share it.

And be in to win $10,000


The Serato Sample Challenge

Want to win USD$10,000?

From amateurs to pros, we’re inviting producers around the world to make a beat using Serato Sample and be in to win.

You'll need to create an original entry that sounds and looks great. The scope here is wide open. Get creative.

Public voting will whittle down the finalists.

Special guest judges will choose a winner after entries close Jan 16th 2018.

How to enter

Vote for your favorite

Approved submissions will appear here when tagged with #seratosamplechallenge and @seratosample.

Vote for your favorites - you can vote once per day on as many entries as you like.

Click on an entry to get its unique URL or share to social media.

Remember, more shares = more votes! See more tips on how to win below.

How to enter

1. Make a beat

Create a beat using Serato Sample, our powerful new sampler plugin for producers.

Free 30 day trial

2. Film it

Create a film showcasing your beat.
Entries must be less than 60 seconds and show Serato Sample in use.

You don’t need fancy cameras to create a quality entry. Decent phone recording is fine.

3. Share it

Upload your entry to Facebook, Twitter or Instagram and tag with #seratosamplechallenge and @seratosample. Make sure your profile is set to public.

Facebook submissions must be posted on Serato Sample’s Facebook page.

How to win

  • To become a finalist you’ll need lots of public votes

  • To get public votes share your entry as much as possible

  • Upload a high-quality audio recording so we can hear your entry

  • Get your friends to vote for your entry every day

  • Approved entries will be posted above. Click yours to get its unique URL, or to share straight away

  • Special guest judges will decide our final winner

  • They'll be looking for musicality and originality. Show us what you can do with Sample!

Entries close 16th Jan 2018. Read full terms & conditions.

Special Guest Judges

The following judges will decide our final winner:

DJ Spinna

Suzi Analogue

Kenny Dope

About Serato Sample

A powerful and intuitive new sampler plugin for producers that allows you to quickly find, chop, key shift and time-stretch samples.

It has the world-famous Pitch ‘n Time algorithm built-in, giving you the best time-stretching quality on the market.