CALLING SONGWRITERS AROUND THE WORLD!

2020 WCS International Song Contest 

DEADLINE WAS MAY 15TH
Artists entering the West Coast Songwriters (WCS) International Song Contest 2020 have the chance to win an impressive array of prizes.  Deadline APRIL 30th 2020

 

GRAND PRIZE: Yamaha FG800 guitar valued at $325 
 For Performing Songwriters - a performance spot at this year's SUNSET CONCERT (priceless) plus 2 Conference registration passes $700 value and a performance spot at our Palo Alto Chapter's televised show. You will also receive 1 hour of one on one coaching with songwriter Andre Pessis ($100 Value) who has had 16 hit songs and been on 7 number one albums including the Bonnie Raitt "Luck Of The Draw" multi platinum CD that won 3 Grammy's.

 

RUNNER UP RECEIVES:  

1 hour of one on one coaching with songwriter Andre Pessis ($100 Value) who has had 16 hit songs and been on 7 number one albums including the Bonnie Raitt "Luck Of The Draw" multi platinum CD that won 3 Grammy's.

 

Every Category Winner will receive a WCS Tee Shirt, & Certificate

 

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 5 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. A parent/guardian required to agree to the entry for entries by songwriters 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 the front page of our website, via press releases and all social networking tools.

RULES & REGULATIONS

DEADLINE has passed, no more submissions will be accepted.

 Attach your song (no links to your song online please) and Paste your lyric into the body of your email.  List your name and address and phone number and tee shirt size in your email.  Put the category you are entering the song in the subject line.

Pay below.  Song is not entered until payment has been made.  By entering you agree to the WCS International Song Contest rules and regulations (please read to make sure you are clear)