Spike Synchs Up New ‘Lip Sync Battle’ App

Spike is launching a new interactive app for its series Lip Sync Battle.

The launch coincides with the debut of the show's third season.

Spike said the app allows fans to create lip-synch videos for favorite songs and battle friends by sharing the videos via social media.

“Lip sync battling has become a cultural phenomenon with fans around the world, now seen in over 150 countries globally,” executive producers Casey Patterson and Jay Peterson said in a joint statement. "We're thrilled that our passionate fans will now be able to join in all the fun with the definitive app which replicates the unique experience of being on the show."

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