Win $12,000 From Talib Kweli And For Speak Up Campaign

One of hip hop’s most celebrated conscious emcees, Talib Kweli, is teaming up with new urban video social network to give away $12,000 in prizes to artists who uplift hip hop culture and their communities with positive material.

The Speak Up campaign offers a platform for music artists and creators around the nation to speak up and be heard. Categories for the Speak Up campaign include: Hip Hop, Spoken Word and Soul/R&B. The grand prize winner with the most inspirational video will win $10,000 cash. In addition, top category runner-ups will win a $1,000 cash prize.

The contest is live on and participants can upload videos through May 23.