"Yes Car-Oke" Contest to Make Long Journeys More Amazing and Rewarding



  • 4G mobile brand runs in-car karaoke contest in conjunction with the Chinese New Year celebration
  • Long journeys in cars this festive season can now be as rewarding as it is fun
  • Travellers can sing their way to win more than RM50,000 in total worth of ang pao cash

Kuala Lumpur, 23 January 2017 – With Chinese New Year just around the corner, throngs of Malaysians will either be driving back and forth for festive preparations, embarking on a long drive back to their hometowns for a merry reunion, or going on road trips with beloved friends and family. That means the highways and roads in Malaysia will be packed bumper to bumper with vehicles, and Malaysians will have to bear with the traffic jams. Because these journeys can be stressful as they are exhausting, YES has come up with the "Yes Car-Oke" contest where Malaysians can sing in their cars and win ang pao cash, turning their travels into an amazing and rewarding experience.

The "Yes Car-Oke" contest is the first of its kind in the country to offer drivers and passengers a chance to win YES ang paos worth over RM50,000 cash in total, just by belting out their favourite tunes together for a great in-car karaoke session with friends and family. For YES, this contest not only provides a fantastic opportunity to share the festive spirit with its customers and the local community, but also to bring more amazing moments to everyone in Malaysia.

"Yes Car-Oke" runs from now until 31st January 2017, where participants have to film themselves showing off their vocal chops while cruising down the highways and roads via a Facebook Live video.

Here's how Malaysians can participate in the contest:
Step 1: Like the Yes4G Page
Step 2: Open the mobile Facebook App with a smartphone and tap on the 'Live' video button.
Step 3: The smartphone's front-facing camera will automatically turn on and a video recording screen will pop up. Change your Facebook privacy settings to "Public".
Step 4: Include the hashtags #YesCarOke and #amazingthingshappenswhenyousayyes in your description.
Step 5: Play your song of choice on a separate device or turn on the radio.
Step 6: Tap the 'Go Live' button and start singing.
Step 7: There is minimum limit of 30 seconds of recording for the video to qualify, but there is no maximum limit. So, sing for as long as you like.
Step 8: When you are done, go to www.yes.my/yescaroke and paste the URL of your Facebook Live video in the provided form at the bottom of the website.

Throughout the twelve-day long contest, as many as twenty-two daily winners will be selected from the pool of participants available for each day. At the end of the contest, on 31st January 2017, one grand prize winner will be selected from the pool of daily winners.

YES subscribers who win the grand prize will be rewarded with an amazing RM3,888 in ang pao cash, and those who are the daily winners throughout the contest period will receive each RM188 cash. For those who have yet to join YES as a subscriber, they will be rewarded with RM888 in ang pao cash for the grand prize, while the daily winners will be receiving RM88 each.

Participants will be judged based on their Facebook Live videos' creativity and entertainment value. All contest winners will be announced on the YES 4G Facebook page www.facebook.com/Yes4G within three weeks after the end of the contest period.

Check out the "Yes Car-oke" video at https://youtu.be/WlnIi5SvdcQ. For contest details please visit www.yes.my/yescaroke.