SOURCE: Encounter Technologies, Inc.

May 06, 2011 07:30 ET Presents Winning Videos for Hip Hop Superstars Maino, Jae Millz & Chris Brown

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - May 6, 2011) -, born from the genius of parent companies Encounter Technologies (PINKSHEETS: ENTID) and Pegasus Tel (OTCBB: PTEL) officially announced winners for the first two MusicMatrix Interactive Contests, "Retaliate" by Maino and "Green Gobblin" by Jae Millz ft Chris Brown.

"MusicMatrix gives fans a chance to put their own spin on videos," said Maino. "In my contest, they could direct and edit the video the way they wanted to do it. Shout out to the winner and everyone who participated."

Maino and a celebrity panel of judges selected DevG (MusicMatrix member name) as the winning entry of the "Retaliate" Contest and recipient of a media prize package valued at more than $3,000 including a Sony 50 Plasma TV, Sony PS3 MOVE Bundle and HP Envy 17 3D Laptop. Maino premiered the winning video worldwide at and shared it with his Twitter followers. The video was created with the MusicMatrix on-line editor, special effects and actual clips from the video shoot.

"I'm truly surprised and thrilled to win," commented DevG. "I started on as a supporter of the product and developed a love of the editing tool. It's so easy and fun to use, that doing the contest seemed a natural thing to do. My advice to everyone is to get on, play with the site, and have fun. You might win!"

The "Green Gobblin" interactive contest provided fans with the unique opportunity to make a music video for Chris Brown and Jae Millz. A celebrity panel of judges selected Amynaaron2 (MusicMatrix member name) as the first prize winner and recipient of a media prize bundle in excess of $3,000. A second prize winner, BGK53 (MusicMatrix member name), was also selected and received an Envy14 Beats Edition Laptop. The winning videos premiered world wide and are now available at

"The MusicMatrix contest experience was amazing," stated Amynaaron2. "I have no experience in video editing. The on-line editor is so easy to use. It was so cool to see all the unseen and uncut behind the scenes footage from the Green Gobblin video!! I was getting to see clips that none of my friends were getting to see. I am looking forward to the next contest!"

"MusicMatrix is one of the best places a true fan of music can go to and enjoy music and videos and also interact with their favorite artists," added BGK53. "The contests are extremely fun that anyone, including a novice like myself, can compete in and win prizes."

"We are excited to announce our first contest winners," concluded Encounter Technologies, Inc. CEO Anthony DiBiase. "Interactive music video contests make unique. MusicMatrix members have access to exclusive, never-before-released footage from video shoots. It's truly a behind-the-scenes experience as a director, producer and editor in the comfort of your own home."

To view the winning video for Maino'sMusicMatrix Contest, please visit

To view the winning video for "Green Gobblin's" MusicMatrix Contest, please visit

used the mixtape circuit to cull a strong following. The swagger-rich MC is now in a position to present a brand-new look to hip hop with his debut Hustle Hard / Atlantic album, "If Tomorrow Comes." Maino blends gritty lyricism with riveting street flair, combined with a magnetic confidence. For more information on Maino, please visit:

Over the past decade, legendary underground battle rapper Jae Millz has mastered the mixtape scene and earned a respected name in hip hop. He's been featured on several Young Money Entertainment tracks including two smash hits, "Bedrock" and "Every Girl." The New York rapper has performed worldwide on "America's Most Wanted" and "I Am Music" tours. He is also known for his freesytle battle with E. Ness on MTV's, "Making the Band." For more information on Jae Millz, please visit:

Multi-Platinum artist Chris Brown emerged in 2005 with the hit "Run It" from his self-titled, debut album. His 2007 sophomore album reached Platinum-Plus status featuring the number one hits "With You," "Forever" and "Kiss Kiss" followed by his third album, Grammy nominated "Grafitti." His numerous accolades include Billboard Music Awards Artist of the Year, American Music Awards Artist of the Year, and MTV Video Music Awards Best Male Video. In 2010, Brown released the collaborative mixtape with Tyga, "Fan of a Fan," and starred in the box office hit, "Takers." His new album, "F.A.M.E." dropped in April 2011. For more information on Chris Brown, please visit:

Encounter Technologies, Inc. specializes in social media, video technology and on-line entertainment web solutions. The Company utilizes pre-built applications to provide platforms for businesses interested in utilizing video technology to increase online collaboration and interaction. The goal is to provide clients with the best methods to increase user value and achieve desired business results. Simply put, Encounter Technologies, Inc. transforms ideas into revenues. For more information, please visit

is the premier on-line destination for artists, directors, producers, video editors and music fans worldwide to upload, direct, edit and showcase unique video content with groundbreaking, user-friendly, video editing technology. MusicMatrix also serves as a rapidly expanding social network where members can share custom videos, engage in the promotion of their favorite artists, earn income and win amazing prizes. For more information, please visit:
Twitter: @YourMusicMatrix

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