Claire S. Green
Past judges include: Martina McBride, Matt Thiessen (Relient K), Tom Waits, Aaron Lewis (Staind), Adele, Alan Meltzer (Founder/CEO, Wind-Up Records), Alejandro Sanz, Alison Donald (Co-President, Columbia Records UK), Allison B. Jones (VP of A&R, Big Machine Label Group), Amadou & Mariam, Amanda Ghost (President of Epic Records), Amy Doyle (Sr. Vice-President Music and Talent of MTV), Amy Ray (Indigo Girls), Anastasia Brown (Music Supervisor, FORMAT), Angelique Kidjo, Anoushka Shankar, Anthony Hamilton, Antony Bland (A&R, American Recordings), Arif Mardin (Former President, Manhattan Records and Vice-President, Atlantic Records), B.B. King, Baaba Maal, Basement Jaxx, BeBe Winans, Ben Folds, Ben Harper, Bernie Taupin (Elton John Lyricist), Bill Evans, Billy Currington, Black Francis (The Pixies), Bo Diddley, Bombino, Boney James, Brad Schwartz (Sr. VP/General Mgr., Much MTV Group), Branford Marsalis, Brian Malouf (VP A&R of Walt Disney Records), Brian Setzer, Brian Wilson, Bruce Hornsby, Bruce Lundvall (President, EMI Blue Note Label Group), Buckcherry, Cassandra Wilson, Chaka Khan, Charlie Walk (Former President, Epic Records), Cheech Marin (Cheech & Chong), Chris Hillman (The Byrds, The Flying Burrito Brothers), Chris Parr (Former VP, Music Programming and Talent Relations, CMT), Clint Black, Dan Haseltine (Jars of Clay), Dan Storper (President of Putumayo World Music Records), Dan Zanes, Daniel Glass (Founder/CEO, Glassnote Entertainment Group ), Danilo Perez, David Bendeth (Former Sr. VP A&R, RCA Records), David Massey (President, Mercury Records), Derek Trucks & Susan Tedeschi , Dido, DJ Tiesto, Douglas C. Cohn (Sr. Vice-President, Music Marketing & Talent of Nickelodeon ), Dr. Demento (Radio Host of The Dr. Demento Show), Eddie Kramer (Producer), Florida Georgia Line, Francesca Battistelli, Frank Callari (Co-Founder/Former Sr. VP A&R, Lost Highway), Garbage, Gary Lightbody (Snow Patrol), Glen Barros (President/CEO, Concord Music Group), Guru, Imagine Dragons, Jack Vaughn (Vice-President, Comedy Central Records), James Diener (President, A&M/Octone Records), James Mercer (The Shins), Janelle Monae, Jazmine Sullivan, Jeff Beck, Jeff Fenster (Sr. VP A&R, Jive Records), Jeffrey Steele, Jeremy Camp, Jerry Lee Lewis, Jimmy Bralower (Producer), Jimmy Needham, Joe Nichols, Joe Satriani, John Digweed, John Mayall, John Ondrasik (Five For Fighting), John Scofield, Johnny Clegg, Jonas Nachsin (President, Roadrunner Records), Josh Turner, Joshua Redman, Joss Stone, Journey, Julian Casablancas (The Strokes), K'Naan, Keith Wozencroft (President, Capitol Music and Virgin Records UK), Kelly Clarkson, Ketch Secor (Old Crow Medicine Show), Kim Stephens (A&R, Capitol Records), Kings of Leon, KT Tunstall, Lisa Ramsey Perkins (Sr. Director, A&R of Sony Nashville), Loretta Lynn, Lori Teig (VP of Talent, VEVO), Los Temerarios, Lucinda Williams, Macy Gray, Mario, Mark Foster (Foster the People), Massive Attack, McCoy Tyner, Medeski Martin & Wood, Michael Gudinski (Founder, Mushroom Records), Michael McDonald (Co-Founder, ATO Records), Mitchell Cohen (Former VP A&R, Verve Music Group), Mona Scott-Young (Former Co-Owner/President, Violator Management), Monte Lipman (Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Republic Records), Montel Jordan, Mose Allison, My Morning Jacket, Nas, Natalie Grant, Neil Finn (Crowded House), Nelly Furtado, Nile Rodgers (Producer), Ornette Coleman, Ozzy Osbourne, P. Diddy, Patrick Moxey (Founder/Owner, Ultra Records), Paul Oakenfold, Paul Van Dyk, Paulina Rubio, Peter Asher (Former President, Sanctuary Artist Mgmt.), Peter Furler (Newsboys), Peter Gabriel, Peter Hook (New Order), Phil Vassar, Pitbull, Raine Maida (Our Lady Peace), Ray Davies (The Kinks), Ray Wylie Hubbard, Regina Spektor, Ric Arboit (President Nettwerk Music Group), Rick Krim (Executive VP Talent and Music Programming of VH1), Ricky Martin, Rihanna, Rob Thomas (Matchbox 20), Robbie Williams, Robert Beeson (Founder, Essential Records ), Robert Earl Keen, Robert Smith (The Cure), Rose Noone (Former Sr. VP A&R, Epic Records), Sandra Bernhard, Sasha, Scott Kirkland (The Crystal Method), Sean Paul, Selena Gomez, Seymour Stein (Chairman/CEO of Sire Records), Simon Le Bon / Roger Taylor (Duran Duran), Sonny Rollins, Stacey Earle, Steve Lillywhite (Producer (credits include U2, the Rolling Stones, Morrissey, Peter Gabriel and more) ), Steve Smith (VP A&R/Manager, Aware Records & A-Squared Management), Steve Vai, Steve Winwood, Sully Erna (Godsmack), Suzanne Vega, T-Pain, Taj Mahal, Tegan and Sara, Terence Blanchard, The Donnas, Timbaland, Toby Mac, Toots Hibbert (Toots & The Maytals ), Tori Amos, Tracy Gershon (Sr. VP and Head of A&R, Warner/Chappell Music Nashville), Train, Trevor Jerideau (VP of A&R, RCA Records), Trombone Shorty, Vanessa Carlton, Weird Al Yankovic, Wynonna, Youssou N'Dour, and more!