International Festival4stars Songwriting Competition 2009: Heat 2

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The International Festival4Stars Songwriting Competition began in The UK in 2004. Festival4Stars is an international talent search which is now offering 12 songwriters an all-expenses-paid trip to perform live in London and 4 grand prizes of $1,000. The competition is open to artists from all around the world, however all lyrics must be in English. There are three heats to the competition, and 4 artists will be selected from each heat to advance to the final live competition at the Grange City Hotel in London in front of a panel of judges, including Robin Gibb from The Bee Gee’s. The live competition will be held on November 1st, 2009

The International Festival4Stars Songwriting Competition is accepting submissions in 4 categories. One winner will be selected from each of the four following categories to receive the $1000 prizes:

  • Pop and Rock
  • Singer/Songwriter
  • Country, Folk, Traditional
  • R&B, Soul, Rap

    Entries will be judged by a panel of music industry professionals; including songwriters, record producers, publishers and managers from all over the world. The judges will give each song constructive written feedback in each of the following criteria: commercial-ability, originality, melody, composition and lyrics. Sponsors of this Songwriting Contest include Peavey, Songs4U and Maximum Music. This is a great chance for any artist to receive a $1000 cash prize and an all-expenses-paid trip to compete live in London.

    Please Note: Artists not selected for this heat are encouraged to submit a different song to the next heat. Heat Three will launch on June 11th, 2009