YouTube and Spike Jonze team up for Music in 2013 project

American director, producer, screenwriter and actor Spike Jonze has appeared in a YouTube video introducing a new project he's working on with the company.

The music themed project, which wants to know users favourite songs, videos and artists of 2013, has kicked off with the YouTube video featuring Jonze in a bid to crowd source the relevant information.

The 1'16" video ask the YouTube community to send in videos detailing their favourite artists and videos from 2013, as well as the ones they hate. Jonze invites users to "dance it, recreate it for us in any way, send it to us and in a few weeks we'll get back to you with what we're working on."

To take part videos should be entitled "Hi Spike" and submitted before Monday 12 August.

Gillian West

Gillian West is The Drum’s social media manager and works to ensure The Drum’s content reaches followers across platforms including Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook and Instagram in an engaging, relevant and timely manner. Based in Glasgow, she has been actively involved in building The Drum’s Creative Works brand for over three years now and has interviewed major creative figures including Rankin, Peter Souter, Rosie Arnold, Bob Greenberg and Vicki Maguire. During her time at The Drum she has attended events such as Cannes Lions, the Edinburgh International TV Festival, Art Director’s Club Europe, D&AD and more.

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