NRJ and Weekend Festival have teamed up to host a competition to discover future DJ talents. The winner of the competition will get the opportunity to perform at Weekend Festival.

The competition is open to anyone who identifies themselves as a DJ and is at least 15 years old. The deadline to enter the competition is Sunday, May 21st. The winner of the competition will be announced at NRJ's summer season opening on May 26th, 2023.

The winner will get the chance to perform a DJ set at the Flux Lab stage at Weekend Festival on Friday, August 4th, and also perform on NRJ's Extravadance program.

To participate in the competition, interested individuals can visit this link.

Weekend Festival's festival grounds feature four different stages that offer diverse music experiences. The winner of the DJ competition will get to perform at Weekend Festival's new Flux Lab stage, which is designed for future talents as well as established artists. It is a meeting place, a sanctuary, where festival-goers can experience new ideas and sounds. At Flux Lab, people can gather together in synergy of movement and sound.

"We always want to support Finnish music culture. Every year, we want to offer opportunities and a launching pad for rising Finnish artists. In collaboration with NRJ, the DJ competition provides an opportunity for artists to perform among the world's best performers at Weekend Festival," says Atro Anttila, Weekend Festival's Marketing Manager.

Next summer, Weekend Festival will feature performances by internationally acclaimed and popular Finnish artists. The festival's diverse music lineup promises to be a real treat for festival-goers. The festival's most requested artist, Norwegian Alan Walker, will perform on the main stage on Friday. In addition to him, the festival's headliners include Dutch DJ legend and three-time world's best DJ David Guetta, four-time world's best DJ Dutch DJ Martin Garrix, and twice winner of the world's best DJ title, Dutch DJ Hardwell.

In summary, NRJ and Weekend Festival are offering a unique opportunity for aspiring DJ talents to showcase their skills on a global stage. The winner of the competition will get to perform alongside some of the biggest names in the music industry. The competition is open to all and is a great platform for rising Finnish artists to gain more exposure and recognition.