The first session song deadline is midnight on Sunday 31 May. Sunday is the last full day to submit your songs.
If you submit before the end of Sunday, at midnight, on May 31 you will see your song´s Star Rating and position in your dashboard within days. Semi Finalists will be able to follow events live to see if the song moves forward into the Finals. And even if you don´t get into the Semi Finals you will still get your song´s Star Rating from the judges, and an alternative Award position with Certificate.
RECORD DEAL - AND FREE LOTY ENTRY!
This year´s prizes include an International Record Deal with world wide distribution of your song through the world´s top stores and streaming sites. Other prizes include one-on-one coaching, Songwriters Guild Memberships, song pitching opportunities and much more. There is also FREE entry in the LOTY Awards included, and an option to enter The International Songwriting Awards (ISAs), and everyone receives $50 worth of song pitchiing opportunities with SongU as a thank you gift.
SONGWRITING CHALLENGE - AND MORE
Categories this year include The Songwriting Challenge (write new lyrics or a new melody to a famous Paul McCartney song), Crisis Songs, Work In Progress for songs you are still working on, Unplugged and lots more. There is a category for every type of song and something for everyone. Visit the website for details.
We sincerely wish you every success with your songwriting - and we hope you are taking good care of yourself and your loved ones at this difficult time.
The UK Songwriting Contest Team.