The Plug

Hartford's own Hip Hop and R&B talent competition

recorded in front of a live studio audience


WHEN: Saturday - September 30, 2017

WHERE: 1040 Asylum Avenue @ CPTV's Studios

TIME: 5:30pm - 8:00pm (includes pre-competition meet and mingle)


Join our celebrity judges ANoyd, June Archer  (President of Eleven28 Entertainment), and  DJ Meechie (Hot 93.7) while 6 artists compete for a $500 prize . PLUS house DJ  B. Davis (Titanium Radio), a special performance by AQMNI, co-hosts  Y.Jones and Tang Sauce, plus audience prizes, red carpet photo ops and more!

The Premiere of THE PLUG will feature two squads: The hip hop squad and the R&B squad. There will be three finalists competing in each squad (total of 6), and two winners: 1 hip hop winner and 1 R&B winner. Each winner will receive $500!

Each competitor will perform one song, recorded in front of a live studio audience, the two winners will be chosen by the celebrity judges.

The audience will have an opportunity to comment on performances, meet and mingle with the artists and industry professionals, photo ops, get interviewed and win prizes

The night will end with a special performance in the “one of ours” segment, featuring AQMNI and their hit anthem, “I do what I want” This dynamic duo is part of the #UZoocrew

Tickets to be a part of the live audience are FREE!  The only way to get them is if you subscribe to YUP by texting the word PEOPLE to 31996 for more info. 


Event starts at 5:30pm doors close at 6pm  sharp

... so don’t be late




By participating in The Plug all audience members, guests and performers agree to grant rights to Connecticut Public Broadcasting, Inc., ("Producer") to record YOUR likeness and voice and incorporate such recordings, in whole or in part, into THE PEOPLE PROJECT and The Plug Content.  All participants agree that the Producer is the sole owner of all rights in the Content, and that Producer has the irrevocable right to edit the Content and to use any version of the Content and excerpts therefrom, including the use of your name, likeness and voice for Program packaging, promotion and publicity purposes throughout the United States and the world, in perpetuity. Your agreement and release contained herein also permit Producer to use your name, likeness and voice in perpetuity for broadcast, Wide Web, and other technologies now known or hereafter developed in which the Program or its elements are used. You expressly release Producer, its underwriters, licensees and assigns from any privacy, defamation or other claims you may have arising out of the broadcast, exhibition, publication, promotion and other uses of the Program and the footage containing your appearance therein.