In the journey to discover the next up-and-coming producer, Rémy Martin will be travelling to Johannesburg, Durban and Cape Town, to host exclusive live shows for short-listed finalists to perform their individual tracks in the hope of progressing to the Grand Finale in September.
The regional events start in Johannesburg on 26 July, Durban on 9 August and end off in Cape Town on the 23 August.
Each city will showcase five semi-finalists who will perform for Riky Rick and a panel of esteemed judges, as well as a small group of invited guests. These exclusive events will give the contestants an idea of what they can expect at the Grand Finale in September.
Each regional event will result in one finalist who will compete in the Grand Finale for the title of South Africa’s first ever Rémy Producer. Watch: Rémy Producers USA S5 Finale:
To help them get in shape for their final big performance, each finalist will get a chance to attend a studio session with Riky Rick, where he will assist them in putting together their final track.
The Grand Finale is the final stage of the competition, and the top three finalists will have to prove themselves.
This will be an exhilarating live event, which will have everyone holding their breath to see who will win the chance to collaborate with Riky Rick be the first Rémy Producers winner.
We sat down with acclaimed songwriter, award-winning artist and producer, Riky Rick, who shared his thoughts on what makes a successful music producer.