International Song Contest
This Contest is open to Songwriters WORLDWIDE
Artists entering the West Coast Songwriters (WCS) International Song Contest 2015 have the chance to win an impressive grand prize package and a smaller prize pack for winners in each category. Deadline JUNE 15th 2015
- Categories include: Acoustic/Singer/Songwriter, Adult Contemporary, Alternative. Americana, Bluegrass/Country, Blues, Boadway/Caberet, Children's Music, Classical, Christian/Gospel/Inspirational, Electronic/Dance/DJ, Folk, Funk, Hip-Hop/Rap, Humorous, Instrumental, Jazz, Latin, Metal, New Age/Ambient, and Miscellaneous/Other, Pop, Raggae, Rock, Urban/R&B/Soul, and World. There is an “Instrumental” category, but not a “lyric only” category. All songs must be original. If there are 3 or less songs in a category, the songs will be moved to Miscellaneous. A winner will be selected from that category.
This Contest is open to amateur and professional songwriters. Signature of parent/guardian required for each entrant under 18 years of age. Employees of WCS, their families, subsidiaries, and affiliates are not eligible.
Winners will be selected by an Executive Committee comprised of noted singer/songwriters. Past judges and Conference guests include Hit Songwriters and producers Narada Michael Walden, Steve Seskin, Andre Pessis, George Merrill, Bonnie Hayes, and others. Songs will be judged based on melody, composition, and lyrics (when applicable). The quality of performance and production will not be considered. Prizes will be awarded jointly to all authors of any song.
The prize winners will be announced on this website (http://www.westcoastsongwriters.org), press releases and via all social networking tools.