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Qualifiers are currently underway in 13 cities across the country; in a hunt to find the country’s next hip-hop star online news,Hyderabad,February 21, 2020: Red Bull Spotlight, a nationwide hunt for the country’s next hip-hop star, returns this month for a third season. Scheduled to be held in over 10 cities across the country – including Jaipur, Mumbai, Delhi, Kolkata, Chennai, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Kochi, Indore, Pune, Chandigarh and more. Two boys from St. Mary Yousufguda, Zachariah Prasad a.k.a Prozach & Waseem a.k.a EE were declared the Hyderabad winners by Judge Swadesi.

 Rapper duo Zachariah Prasad & Waseem Win the Qualifier in Hyderabad for Season 3 of Red Bull Spotlight

Winners of the city rounds will go head-to-head at the national final where, following a showcase by each of the finalists, one national champion will be crowned. The winner will be given the opportunity to record their full-length album at a professional studio, plus other benefits including a full press kit – complete with a photo shoot and album art for their newly recorded album – and a music video. In addition, each of the city winners will be given studio time to record one song along with a video.

In 2019, Red Bull Spotlight was held in 10 cities across the country with a duo, Warboy x DEVM, emerging victorious after the national final in Mumbai. The event was judged by some of the country’s most credible rap groups – Seedhe Maut, Swadesi and Dopeadelicz. The duo have now recorded their debut album, titled Out of the Blue, with the first single off the album now out. Watch the music video for Ek Chhoti Si Umeed here. For more information, log on to .Facebook: . Instagram: @redbullindia. Twitter: @redbullindia.