Past Winner

Mike Schmid, top winner of the 17th Annual USA Songwriting Competition

Mike Schmid, top winner of the 17th Annual USA Songwriting Competition, from Los Angeles. Keyboard player with Miley Cyrus

Nashville Music Guide Presents


Deadline for the 18th Annual USA Songwriting Competition is fast approaching. 

:. Radio Airplay!
:. Grand Prize of US$50,000 in Cash & Merchandise!
:. 15 different categories
:. Winners Will Be determined by Top Music Industry Pros*

Since 1995, the USA Songwriting Competition®, the world's leading international songwriting event, has been honoring songwriters, composers, bands, and recording artists everywhere. This is open to all, regardless of nationality or country origin.

DEADLINE APPROACHING: All entries must be entered by May 31st or earlier, Hurry, ENTER NOW: 

 ~Online (upload your MP3 file)


~By Mail (print out entry form)


The cost of entering is the same whether it is entered online or regular mail. Please read the Rules & Regulations.

Enter your songs in categories such as: Pop, Rock/Alternative, Country, R&B, Gospel/Inspirational, Folk, Latin, Instrumental, Jazz, Hip-Hop/Rap, Children, World, Dance/Electronica, Novelty/Comedy, Lyrics Only.

*Winners are selected by a Blue Ribbon committee of music industry judges including record label publishers, producers, A&R from Universal Music, Warner, Sony Music, and other distinguished professionals. This is your chance to be discovered by the biggest names in the music business!

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