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International Song Contest Winners 2022!

 
 
GRAND PRIZE WINNER
 
Congratulations to Jessica Lindsay and Ann Ammar for the song
 "I KNOW YOUR NAME"
 
RUNNER UP
Congratulations to Bobby Jo Valentine for the song 
"GOOD THINGS TAKE TIME"
 
...and Congratulations to all of our category winners:
 

CHILDREN:

WINNER: "TONIGHT I'LL BE BRUSHING ONE LESS TOOTH"  Alice Block and Kelli Caldwell

HONORABLE MENTION: "SPRINGTIME DANCE"

 Kelli Caldwell, "ALWAYS TOGETHER ALWAYS" 

Kelli Caldwell

 

COUNTRY/AMERICANA:

WINNER:  "I FEEL LIKE A MEMORY" Brett Bingham

HONORABLE MENTION:  "RIVER STONE" 

Christie McCarthy, "BALLAD OF EUGENE" 

Anthony Arya

 

POP:

WINNER: "Zero" Sierra Alyse

HONORABLE MENTION: "LAST FALL" 

Casey Bogdan, "EMBERS" Daniela Galasso

 

ADULT CONTEMPORARY:

WINNER: "THE PLACE THAT WE KNOW" 

Robert Quigley

HONORABLE MENTION:  "I CAN ALWAYS DREAM OF YOU" Frank Barrett, "SPREAD LOVE" Len Seligman

 

SINGER/SONGWRITER: 

WINNER: "GOOD THINGS TAKE TIME" 

Bobby Jo Valentine

HONORABLE MENTION: "FIVE YEARS AWAY" Carson Dowhan, "PART OF HER ACT" Kevin Beadles

 

MISC:

WINNER: "LIBERARME" Jessica Lindsay

HONORABLE MENTION: "LUNCHBOX" 

Andrew Potter and Wheeler Cole, "JOY RIDE" Glenda McBride

 

FOLK/BLUEGRASS:

WINNER: "PAINTED SKY CAFE" Andrew Wolf

HONORABLE MENTION: "BACK HERE AGAIN" Shaun Williams, "JADED RUST" Anthony Arya

 

ROCK/ALTERNATIVE:

WINNER: "WON'T BE ALONE" Kevin Beadles and Sinclair

HONORABLE MENTION: "SAVE IT (BOO HOO) Jessica Lindsay, "L.A. BOY" Anthony Arya

 

CHIRSTIAN/GOSPEL/INSPIRATIONAL:

WINNER: "I KNOW YOUR NAME" Jessica Lindsay and Ann Ammar

HONORABLE MENTION: "HIGH HOPES" Gray Gurkin,  "HOME IN THE HOLY NOW" Len Seligman

 

YOUTH:

WINNER:  "ZERO" Sierra Alyse

HONORABLE MENTION:  "NOWHERE" 

Summer Brennan, "PURPLE HAZE" Summer Brennan

 

 A SPECIAL THANK YOU TO OUR JUDGES:  PATTY AND MICHAEL SILVERSHER, BRUCE EDE, ANDRE PESSIS, LARRY BATISTE, EMILIANO CABALLERO, MARINA PIRES, RODNEY GORDY, D'MAR, STEVE SESKIN AND IAN CROMBIE!

 

Enjoy this Benefit Concert!

 


 

Welcoming Musical Self-Expression from All Hearts, Minds, and Voices

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