T-Pain Teams Up With Lipton For Fam Fest Block Party – VIBE.com

T-Pain and Lipton continue their ongoing partnership with the announcement of the Fam Fest Block Party. Together they join forces to celebrate the community and give fans a chance to win Lipton’s Fam Fest hosted by T-Pain for their hometown.

Contest participants have the chance to win a $10,000 grant and the epic party after sharing their impact on their community. To officially submit, fans must scan the code displayed at participating stores to share their stories.

The Fam Fest Block Party is set to bring a performance by T-Pain, food trucks from local Black-owned restaurants, limited-edition merchandise and activities all designed to bring the community together for the winner.

According to a press release, winners will also be recognized for their impact on their community with a Lipton Yellow Circle award and a gift box including a Lipton iced tea tasting kit and restaurant gift cards to celebrate. In addition to the grand prize of $10,000, participants will also have a chance to win weekly prizes and one of eight scholarships of $2,000 or $5,000.

The news comes as the “Bartender” singer and Lipton release a new episode of Lipton Iced Tea’s episodic miniseries “Have Some Tea with Cousin T” featuring T-Pain as the title character.

“Like my character Lipton, I’m the first to crank the music and get the party started, which is exactly what I’ll bring to Lipton Fam Fest,” T-Pain said. “Hip-hop music started at a local block party because of the energy of everyone coming together in the spirit of love for each other, and I can’t wait to share that with the winner. and its community.”

“The block party culture represents the intersection of community celebration and music, making Lipton’s Fam Fest the perfect platform to bring T-Pain’s ‘Cousin T’ to life for fans,” Chauncey added. Hamlett, vice president and chief marketing officer of PepsiCo Beverages North America. (south division). “Lipton Iced Tea has always been about taking a moment to connect – with friends, family and community members often playing the role of both. This year we wanted to create more opportunities to raise a glass to honor people who uplift others and bring people together.

More information on the possibility of winning the Fam Fest Block Party experience can be found here.

Joseph K. Bennett