Moby has teamed up with Genero.tv to launch a music video competition; win $5000 to make your own video for Moby’s new single, “Wait For Me.”

Head over to genero.tv/moby to enter the competition. From there, aspiring video directors will be able to download the track and submit the finished product. All competition entries will be posted for viewing.

The closing date for Wait For Me” video entries is April 5. The winner, selected by Mr. Moby, will be announced April 19. The big prize for the winning entry will be $5,000 with two runners up each receiving $1,000.

The winning video will also get a nice media push to coincide with the release of the “Wait For Me” single – May 3.

In other Moby news, the artist recorded an intimate live performance at the Montreal iTunes store. For this special recording, Moby performed tracks from his most recent album, Wait For Me, as well as some other classics from previous albums, with a rare ‘stripped back‘ set consisting of just guitar, piano, violin and vocals.  Joining him for the performance were the lead vocalists from his tour – Kelli Scarr and Inyang Bassey.

Moby’s iTunes Live from Montreal is available now.

iTunes Live from Montreal tracklisting:

  • 1. Pale Horses
  • 2. Wait For Me
  • 3. Mistake
  • 4. Jltf
  • 5. Porcelain
  • 6. Walk With Me
  • 7. One Time We Lived
  • 8. Helpless
  • 9. Great Escape
  • 10. We are All Made Of Stars