ISC 2013 Entries Are Now Closed
If you have submitted a love song in ISC's Sing Your Heart Out promotion between November 18 and December 4, your song will be included on ISC's Valentine's Day channel on Myxer.com, a Top 10 Mobile website, in February 2014. From this channel, your song will be available as a free downloadable ringtone for mobile devices. Be sure to check back with us then for more information.
If you have entered a song to the Pick Your Cause promotion, you are now eligible for a free Radio Airplay account, with your song included on the Jango.com radio station "Sounds Of Social Cause" along with major artists like Michael Jackson, Bob Marley, Red Hot Chili Peppers and many more. For each entry you've made, you will also receive 100 free spins to your Radio Airplay account. Instructions on how to activate your account and claim your free plays can be found on your ISC confirmation email. If you have not received your confirmation email, please check your junk/spam mailbox or contact Adam@songwritingcompetition.com. One Grand Prize winner will be selected from Pick Your Cause to receive 4,000 Radio Airplay credits ($100 value), promotion on Radio Airplay's social media outlets such as Twitter and Facebook, an artist spotlight feature in the Radio Airplay blog and newsletter reaching over 65K members, and top placement in rotation on Sounds Of Social Cause station. Nine runners-up receive 500 Radio Airplay credits each, promotion on Radio Airplay's social media outlets such as Twitter and Facebook, and top rotation on the "Sounds Of Social Cause" station. Winners of this promotion will be announced at the end of February, 2014.
What is ISC?
The International Songwriting Competition (ISC) is an annual song contest whose mission is to provide the opportunity for both aspiring and established songwriters to have their songs heard in a professional, international arena. ISC is designed to nurture the musical talent of songwriters on all levels and promote excellence in the art of songwriting. Amateur and professional songwriters and musicians are invited to participate. ISC has the most prestigious panel of judges of all the songwriting and music contests in the world, offering exposure and the opportunity to have your songs heard by the most influential decision-makers in the music industry.
Win cash, prizes, recognition, and exposure!
68 winners will share in the cash and prizes! ISC is a great opportunity for songwriters, musicians, and performers to win cash and prizes, further their music careers, and gain recognition and exposure in the music industry.
Categories include: AAA (Adult Album Alternative), Adult Contemporary (AC), Americana, Blues, Children's Music, Comedy/Novelty, Country, Dance/Electronica, Folk/Singer-Songwriter, Gospel/Christian, Instrumental, Jazz, Latin Music, Lyrics Only, Music Video, Performance, Pop/Top 40, R&B/Hip-Hop, Rock, Teen, World Music, and Unsigned Only. Entrants may submit as many songs as they wish - in the same category or in multiple categories.
In addition to cash and merchandise prizes, winners benefit from a multilateral promotional campaign designed to give international exposure and attention to their songwriting achievements.
Depending on the category, submissions are judged on the following criteria:
• Lyrics (excludes songs that do not have lyrics)
• Overall likeability
Some categories may have additional criteria. Production/Recording quality and vocal ability are not criteria.
ISC 2013 Entries Are Now Closed