Be the Voice of the Hardest Working People in America

Submit your version of the last line of our famous theme song for a chance to be featured in radio and TV commercials.

Submit Your Song
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Celebrating You!

For over 55 years Blain’s Farm and Fleet has been helping the hardest working people in America – YOU! Now it’s your turn to help us!

Submit Your Recording

Turn on your creative juices and submit your version of the last line of our famous theme song according to your own style.

Winners Will be Featured on TV and Radio

We'll select our favorite submissions and invite them to record their creations in studio, which will be used in upcoming radio and TV commercials.


The Original Lyrics

As sung by Eddie Rabbit’s band in 1991.

Your Line

Submit your version of the last line of the song using these lyrics; "... the hardest working people in America Find Value at Blain's Farm & Fleet." Check out the fun examples below for reference. Please do not submit the full song. Only the last line is required.

Examples

Take a look at these fun examples to get a feeling for what we're looking for! We accept submissions from individuals, choirs, jazz bands, rock, country, etc. Any audio or smartphone videos will work just fine. No editing required! Be sure to review the Rules and Instructions for more detail.

Submit Your Song!

Ready to show off your creativity? Upload a recording of your song to enter!

Attach an MP3, MP4, or MOV file. Smartphone videos are fine, no editing required. 20MB max.

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Cannot be private, password-protected.

Agreement

This Agreement, effective as of this date sets forth the agreement made and entered into by and between you ([collectively] "Artist") and Blain Supply, Inc. ("Blain's"). In consideration of the mutual undertakings in this Agreement, Artist and Blain (the "parties") agree as follows:

  1. Artist agrees to record Artist’s submitted version of the last line of Blain's Theme Song for a new version of Blain's Farm & Fleet's Theme Song in a professional recording studio. Artist will participate in the required rehearsal and recording session(s) to record a suitable master recording of the song between Friday January 25 and Sunday January 27, 2019 at Rax Trax located at 3126 N. Greenview Ave. Chicago, IL 60657. In consideration of Artist's performance of such services that result in a suitable master recording and Artist's grant of certain rights to Blain below, Blain may provide Artist remnant studio time over session period for Artist's services on an independent contractor basis (the "Payment"). Artist does not expect and shall not receive any additional compensation for Artist's undertakings or the exploitation of any works created in connection with this Agreement or rights granted in this Agreement.
  2. The performances, recordings, and other works created in connection with this Agreement, including any rehearsals and recordings (the "Performances") shall be "works made for hire" within the meaning of the U.S. Copyright Act. To the extent that the Performances are not works made for hire under the U.S. Copyright Act, Artist hereby irrevocably assigns to Blain's all copyrights in and to all Performances. Artist hereby assigns to Blain any underlying musical compositions and arrangements owned or controlled by Artist which are embodied in the Performances. Artist agrees to execute any additional documents or instruments necessary or desirable to carry out the purposes of this Agreement including any formal assignments or recordation of the rights granted in this Agreement.
  3. Artist shall perform the services described above in a professional manner pursuant to Blain's direction and in accordance with Blain's instructions. Blain shall have the right to make changes or modifications in the Performances at Blain's sole and exclusive direction. Blain is not obligated to use any of the Performances.
  4. Artist warrants and represents that Artist has the unrestricted ability to enter into this Agreement and that Artist is not subject to any restriction in any contract which would impair Artist's ability to perform the services or grant the rights granted under this Agreement on the terms specified herein. Artist agrees not to record the songs recorded under this Agreement on any other sound recording without Blain's prior consent.
  5. Blain and its designees shall have the non-exclusive, irrevocable, perpetual right and license to distribute, transmit, exhibit, reproduce, print, publish, broadcast, display, telecast, disseminate and use Artist's name, biography, picture, portrait, caricature and likeness, or any one or more of them, in connection with the rights granted in this Agreement and the advertising, publicizing, commercializing and promoting the Performances and Blain's products and services. Blain may take or direct others to take pictures and videos and make recordings of the Performances for advertising, promotional, archival, educational, news, commercial and historical purposes. Blain and its designees shall have the non-exclusive, irrevocable, perpetual right and license to distribute, transmit, exhibit, reproduce, print, publish, broadcast, display, telecast, disseminate and use audio, photographic and audio-visual excerpts from the Performances, including any interviews or comments Artist provides in connection therewith for advertising, promotional, archival, news, commercial, educational, and historical purposes. Artist acknowledges and agrees that Artist shall not have any right of approval with respect to any undertakings permitted pursuant to this paragraph.
  6. Artist will not assign this Agreement to any person or entity. This Agreement constitutes the entire understanding between us and supersedes any and all prior or contemporaneous representations or agreements between us regarding the subject matter of this Agreement, whether written or oral, and cannot be changed or modified unless in writing by all parties.
  7. Artist hereby acknowledges that Blain's is not a signatory to any guild and/or union agreement pertaining to the Performances and the parties acknowledge that the Performances shall not be subject to any such agreement.
  8. Artist represents and agrees that: Artist has carefully read and fully understands all of the provision of this Agreement and that Artist is voluntarily entering into this Agreement; Artist has the unrestricted ability to enter into this Agreement and that Artist is not subject to, and will not be subject to, any restriction in any contract which would impair Artist's ability to perform the services and grant the rights granted under this Agreement on the terms specified herein; no third party consents and/or licenses are required in connection herewith, and that Blain's or its agencies will not be required to pay or incur any sums to any person or entity, including without limitation, any copyright collecting societies or holders of copyrights, neighboring rights, or moral rights, unions or guilds or to persons representing such, as a result of its use or exploitation of the Performance and any rights in this Agreement. Artist affirms that prior to the execution of this Agreement Artist has been advised to and has had an opportunity to consult independent counsel concerning the terms and conditions of this Agreement.
  9. This Agreement constitutes the entire understanding between the parties concerning the subject matter hereof and shall not be amended except in a writing signed by the parties. Artist acknowledges that Artist is not entering into this Agreement in reliance upon any term, condition, representation or warranty not stated herein and that this Agreement replaces any and all prior and contemporaneous agreements, whether oral or written, pertaining to the subject matter hereof.
  10. Artist agrees to hold Blain's completely harmless from any damages or liabilities resulting from all aspects of recording, including travel to/from recording studio.

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the undersigned parties, intending to be legally bound, have entered into this Agreement as of the date first written above.

Rules and Instructions