Beatmaking Prizes

More than $75,000 in prizes will be awarded to the Champions, winners and other participants in the Drumset and Beatmaking categories of the 2022 Hit Like A Girl contest. Prizes will include drums, cymbals, sticks, heads, accessories, electronic gear and educational material as well as lessons, scholarships and performance opportunities at some of the most prestigious events and music camps in the world.

Below is a representative selection of the prizes that that will be awarded in the 2022 Hit Like A Girl contest. This page will be updated as additional prizes are confirmed. Due to the challenges created by the COVID-19 pandemic, delivery of some prizes may be delayed. (Prizes and specifications subject to change without notice.)


The ultimate toolkit to go from recording to a professional record, Izotope’s Music Production Suite Pro is a continually updated powerhouse of 46 (…and counting) intelligent assistive audio plug-ins, exclusive courses, tutorials, and royalty-free sound packs. Save time, and connect your mixing and mastering workflows into one seamless, easy process. A winner from the Beatmaking category…

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Lauten Audio

Lauten Audio’s Series Black LA-220 is a large-diaphragm cardioid FET condenser mic with a 1″ pressure gradient capsule, an ultra low-noise JFET amplifier, 120Hz highpass and 12kHz lowpass filters, and transformer-balanced output. LA-220’s got tons of all-around versatility, including outstanding performance on vocals and acoustic instruments. In addition the mic’s onboard filters help to compensate…

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Maschine Mikro

Also, from Native Instruments: YOUR COMPACT BEATMAKING COMPANION, the Maschine Mikro. Make beats, play melodies, and build tracks hands-on – in the studio or on the go Fast, flexible hardware/software instrument – use on its own or with any DAW Play with inspiring sounds and effects for any style, including full versions of MASSIVE, MONARK,…

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Hit Like A Girl Beatmaking winners will join 200,000 musicians building their skills with Melodics™— the desktop app that teaches you to play MIDI keyboards, pad controllers and drums. It’s free to download and comes with 60 free lessons to get you started, btw.

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Native Instruments

KOMPLETE 13 fro Native Instruments is the go-to production suite for artists, musicians, and sound designers. The latest version introduces brand-new GUITAR RIG 6 PRO, CREMONA QUARTET, and ARKHIS, plus a huge package of flagship instruments, effects, and Expansions – all the creative tools you’ll ever need. Level-up your library and dive into nearly limitless…

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No DAW required! The Novation Circuit Rhythm is a stand-alone sampler and sequencer that puts the power of sample-based music creation into a portable format and provides electronic musicians with an exciting way to make music outside of a DAW. The Circuit Rhythm offers producers eight tracks along with a plethora of sound manipulation tools,…

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Splice is providing one of this year’s Beatmaking winners with a 1-year Creators Subscription with 1000 credits.

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