The regular deadline to enter the International Songwriting Competition (ISC) is approaching soon on 23 September, 2020.
ISC gives away more than $150,000 in cash and prizes, including a Grand Prize of $25,000 cash plus additional merchandise and services. Both amateur and professional songwriters worldwide are eligible to enter.
Established in 2002, ISC is considered to be the most influential and prestigious international songwriting competition. Over the years ISC has become known for its elite group of high-profile judges, and it is an unique opportunity for songwriters to have their music heard by a panel of iconic artists and high-profile industry professionals. ISC winners also benefit from extensive press and publicity, gaining exposure and recognition from an international music market of industry professionals and fans.
Entrants may submit songs in any of the following categories: AAA (Adult Album Alternative); AC (Adult Contemporary); Americana; Blues; Children’s Music; Christian; Comedy/Novelty; Country; EDM (Electronic Dance Music); Folk/Singer-Songwriter; Instrumental; Jazz; Latin Music; Lyrics Only; Music Video; Performance; Pop/Top 40, R&B/Hip-Hop; Rock; Teen; Unpublished; Unsigned Only; and World Music.
Over the years ISC has honored thousands of artists, many of whom have gone on to achieving greater sucess. Past winners include Tones and I, Amy Shark, Kehlani, Vance Joy, Bastille, Gregory Porter, Illenium, R.LUM.R, Gotye, The Band Perry, Kimbra, Passenger, Kasey Chambers, Lindsey Stirling, Kate Miller-Heidke, Gin Wigmore, Andrew Bird, For King & Country, Heather Morgan, Dave Berg, Gordie Sampson, Darrell Scott, Tom Hambridge, Omar Sosa, and many more.
Submit here before 23 September 2020.
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