The UK Songwriting Contest 2015

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Submit unlimited entries to the UK Songwriting Contest exclusively on Sonicbids in September for $25 USD each. The UK Songwriting Contest (UKSC) offers the chance to work with top producers and it awards thousands of dollars in prizes including a package of incentives, certificates and judging feedback on every single entry.

The Opportunity

The UK Songwriting Contest is a prestigious international song contest based in London and open to songwriters from around the globe. Every songwriter from any country can showcase songs to the music industry in London and win great prizes including mentoring by top producers, professional production packages and much more.

Simon Cowell signed one of the winners of this contest and many past entrants have gone on to write for major artists and TV shows, have been offered publishing and recording deals, and have been featured on TV and radio and in the press.  

The UKSC judges are Grammy, Emmy, CMA and BRIT Award winning Gold and Platinum Album producers and artists.

The Band

  • Songs are accepted in 17 categories: Pop, Rock, Love Songs, Singer-Songwriter, Adult Contemporary, Jazz & Blues, Country, Christian/Faith, R&B/Hip/Rap, Music Videos, Under 18s, Lyrics Only, Instrumental, Open/Other Category, Acoustic & Folk, Christmas Songs and Electronic/Dance/Ambient
  • UKSC is open to songwriters from around the globe. Songwriters from any country can submit

The Gig

Compensation Details:

Prize package for various levels of achievement include

  • Work with legendary producer Stuart Epps (Elton John, Oasis, Led Zeppelin, Robbie Williams) as part of the Epps Music Productions stable of songwriters and artists
  • One on one mentoring and coaching with multi platinum songwriter Shelly Peiken
  • Music software (The Mozart Awards), signed copies of Richard Niles' "The Invisible Artist",  copyright registrations and much more
  • Full one year all-inclusive membership and SCO international copyright registrations
  • Winning songs featured on the "Best of UKSC 2015" Promo Album
See full list of prizes and incentives on the contest website