The Contest
The Whole Foods Market Team Member Music Project

About the Bands

Whole Foods Market® attracts the most creative, talented and entertaining people... customers and team members alike. Dancing in the aisles is not unheard of, and after they clock out, a lot of our team members rock out!

Raw and Unprocessed, the Team Member Music Project, puts the spotlight on team members' musical talents and amplifies their passion for tasty tunes. These 10 finalist songs are on permanent shuffle here at Whole Foods Market. Join us in enjoying the raw and unprocessed sounds of our fellow team members.

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The Winner

Place your vote to help launch a new superstar! The Whole Foods Market® Raw and Unprocessed Team Member Music Project winning band or musician will open for a VHI You Oughta Know artist in Napa Valley, California at Live in the Vineyard, a prestigious and much-coveted music, wine and food event, November 1–4, 2012.

The winning musical talent will also open for a VHI You Oughta Know artist at a public concert in the parking lot of the Whole Foods Market store in Napa. To round out their prize, a professional music video will be created for them, and they’ll get lots of play with Whole Foods Market and Vote now and you could be a winner, too.

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Raw and Unprocessed: The Whole Foods Market Team Member Music Project
Live in the Vineyard: An intimate pairing of music, wine & food

Enter for a chance to Win tickets
for you and a friend by voting for your favorite band

Whole Foods Market® and VH1 are giving you a chance to win tickets to Live in the Vineyard, an “up close and personal” private event. The winner will enjoy acoustic performances from rock and pop music's biggest and emerging stars, great winemakers and wines, celebrity chefs and a weekend of pure bliss and pampered luxury in Napa Valley, California at Live in the Vineyard, November 1–4, 2012.

VH1 You Oughta Know: Artists on the Rise

VH1 You Oughta Know

There’s a ton of music out there — but You Oughta Know makes sorting through all the noise easier. Find out everything you need to know about the up and coming singer/songwriters, rockers and divas right here. Check out the artists you haven't heard of – or get reacquainted with You Oughta Know artists you already love, like Adele, Leona Lewis and Regina Spektor. Plus, catch up with GRAMMY-nominated VH1 You Oughta Know artists (and winners) like Mumford & Sons and John Legend. Bet you find something you dig.

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About Whole Foods Market®
Founded in 1980 in Austin, Texas, Whole Foods Market (, NASDAQ: WFM), is the leading natural and organic food retailer. As America’s first national certified organic grocer, Whole Foods Market was named “America’s Healthiest Grocery Store” by Health magazine. The company's motto, “Whole Foods, Whole People, Whole Planet”™ captures its mission to ensure customer satisfaction and health, Team Member excellence and happiness, enhanced shareholder value, community support and environmental improvement. Thanks to the company’s more than 69,000 Team Members, Whole Foods Market has been ranked as one of the “100 Best Companies to Work For” in America by FORTUNE magazine for 15 consecutive years. In fiscal year 2011, the company had sales of more than $10 billion and currently has more than 325 stores in the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom.

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