Do you write your own songs? Then get involved! The Future Music song writing competition is a brand new and exciting national song writing competition just for song writers. The song writing competition is set to find the best song writers in the UK.
So if you write your own songs this competition will provide you the opportunity to get your music heard and potentially get signed.
The competition will require a musical and/or vocal performance before a panel of judges where the song will need to be performed by you the song writer or by a singer on your behalf.
Songwriting Competition Prizes
With the focus being on developing song writers, the competition offers song writing tips and feedback from industry experts, record label A&R and hit song writers plus great song writing tips to perfect your original songs. In addition to this there will also be thousands of pounds worth of prizes up for grabs including:
- Awards for the best song in each category
- Recording studio time
- Song writing masterclasses
The overall winning song writer will have their song professionally recorded, remixed and remastered with one of the UK’s top producers. The winner will also star and or produce your very own music video!
Songwriting Competition Categories
The song writing competition will be open to all ages and genres, with regional and national winners. The competition is divided into the following age categories:
- 18 and over
- Under 15
There will also be song writing awards for categories of genres including; Rock, Country, Jazz, Pop, World, Rhythm & Blues, Hip Hop, Urban, Christian, Gospel, Latin, Electronic and Folk.
You don’t need to be a professional recording artist to enter the song writing competition as entries will be being judged on their originality, melody, composition, lyrics (where applicable) and their potential to be a hit song.
Write Your Own Song and Get Feedback by Record Label A&R!
A prestigious panel of music industry judges are at every stage of the song writing competition, offering song writers the opportunity to have their music heard by the most influential decision-makers in the music industry, including A&R representatives who work for the UK’s three major record labels – Sony Music Entertainment, Warner Music Group and Universal Music. View our songwriting competition judges here.
Future Music’s song writing competition will have various events all over the UK for your songs to be heard by the industry judging panel and a live audience starting in January. View the Future Music song writing competition judging dates here.
Judging panel days are limited, so be quick not sorry! CLICK HERE TO ENTER AND GET YOUR SONG HEARD BY THE JUGING PANEL
Showcase Your Songwriting
The winning acts that make the Grand Final showcase in London will have the chance to perform on a stage that has hosted the likes of Mumford & Sons, Ellie Goulding, Coldplay and the Foo Fighters at Dingwalls, a world-renowned music venue right in the hub of London’s music scene in Camden.
The Songwriting Competition Winner
The song writing competition winner will be crowned the winner of the Future Music Songwriting Competition in front of a capacity crowd, including industry insiders, national press, A&R from record labels and industry and media representatives.