A new contest hosted by exploretalent.com will be offering aspiring artists the chance to hit the stage with Akon, T-Pain and Flo Rida, among others.

Interested parties must upload a music video or an MP3 of their best track to exploretalent.com to enter. The competition which kicks off on July 23, will run until August 18 with the winners being announced shortly after.

The grand prize winner will be flown to Miami, where they will stay at the Eden Roc Hotel for two nights as they open up for Flo Rida, Akon, T-Pain, Ne-Yo and Keri Hilson at the American Airlines Arena. There will be two runner-up contestants as well.

For more information about the contest visit here. -Elan Mancini