Tag: win

NME Festival blog: Luck, not a curse: Drake’s dad says he won $300k on Raptors’ NBA win

Looks like the curse wasn’t true after all… Dennis Graham and Drake attend the 2017 Billboard Music Awards at T-Mobile Arena on May 21, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. After the curse of his son was proven to be false, Drake‘s father Dennis Graham has revealed that he won $300,000 on the Toronto Raptors’ recent […]

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NME Festival blog: The Netherlands win as UK comes last

The UK gathered just 16 points Duncan Laurence of the Netherlands has won this year’s Eurovision Song Contest in a closely fought battle between Italy and Russia. Amassing 492 points with song ‘Arcade’, Laurence’s win marks the first time the Netherlands have won the contest since 1975. Italy finished second with 465 and Russia third […]

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NME Festival blog: Calling all K-pop fans – here’s your chance to win tickets to BLACKPINK’s first ever London show

The BLACKPINK 2019 World Tour with Kia [In Your Area] will arrive in Wembley in May BLACKPINK are set to hold their first ever concert in London and you could have the chance to be there, courtesy of Kia Motors UK. Fresh from making history at this year’s Coachella festival, the K-pop girl group will […]

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NME Festival blog: Twenty One Pilots think they’re yet to win everybody over

Band are due to headline Reading and Leeds Festivals later this year Twenty One Pilots have revealed that despite the massive success of their latest album ‘Trench‘, they still feel that they’re yet to prove themselves. Speaking to Dork magazine, the duo’s Tyler Joseph said he still has bigger intentions for their career. “Why not dream big? […]

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NME Festival blog: Migos release new track ‘Position To Win’

“Set my goals like a go, hit the switch.” Migos have released new track ‘Position To Win’, and it’s taken straight from a commercial for Mountain Dew. The new offering from the US group sees them relying on their trademark trap sound once more, although it’s blended with a subtle motivational message. “That’s a call […]

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Festival Flyer Facebook news: Competition time – Isle of Wight Festival tickets….

Latest update from Festival Flyer Competition time – Isle of Wight Festival tickets. You’d be daft not to enter for a chance to go to this ever-popular festival.🚨🚨🚨 GIVEAWAY TIME 🚨🚨🚨 We will be running this giveaway on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter and will be giving away a PAIR OF TICKETS to the Isle of […]

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NME Festival blog: Offset crashes Cardi B’s set at Rolling Loud festival to try and win her back

Fans said she made the rapper look “a fool” Offset crashed Cardi B‘s set at LA festival Rolling Loud in an attempt to win her back. The pair announced their split earlier this month after one year of marriage. The couple are parents to four-month-old daughter Kulture. The Migos rapper brought out flowers and a […]

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NME Festival blog: Elizabeth Banks will star in a new movie based on MTV’s 1986 “Win a Date With Prince” contest

She’ll tell the true-life story of Lisa Barber Elizabeth Banks will star in a new film that’s based on MTV’s 1986 “Win a Date With Prince” contest. ‘Queen for a Day’ is based on the true-life story of young motel chambermaid Lisa Barber, who won a date with Prince thanks to MTV’s competition. The contest […]

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Festival Insights NEWS: How to Win Stakeholders and Influence Them

Rob Tominey is CEO of Mainstage Festivals, a pioneering festival and travel company. Mainstage started with Snowboxx – now the fastest growing winter festival in Europe – and has since set up Kala Festival on the Albanian Riviera. Achievements within Mainstage include taking the company to Dragons’ Den and receiving the third largest investment on […]

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