Contest Ending! Enter the Music City Songwriting Competition


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Update: The deadline for the 2013 Music City Songwriting Competition is February 15, 2014 at Midnight. Good Luck!

The Grand Prize winner will receive:

  • Two (2) round trip air fare tickets (winner and one (1) guest) from the closest major airport to winner’s residence served by Southwest Airlines®, on published scheduled service (subject to Southwest Airlines terms and conditions; certain restrictions may apply), to Nashville, TN.
  • Transportation from Nashville International Airport to hotel and return from hotel to airport
  • 5 Nights at the Renaissance Nashville Hotel
  • $1,000 Cash Prize
  • Winner will be interviewed on Great American Country to run in a scheduled show
  • Winner will be interviewed by Storme Warren host of Great American Country’s Headline Country and Music Row Happy Hour on Sirius/XM Highway 59 Radio
  • Featured interview in American Songwriter Magazine
  • Winning song will be recorded during the taping of Sirius|XM Satellite Radio show, “Music City Connection: Heroes Behind the Hits”
  • Winning song to be highlighted on Music City Radio, Nashville’s online radio station
  • Personalized Autographed Jana Kramer CD
  • Mentoring session with Jana Kramer
  • One hour mentoring session with a professional songwriter
  • Opportunity to receive a single song publishing deal
  • 1 Backstage Pass which offers complimentary admission for 2 to over 30 Nashville attractions
  • Nashville Music City Gift Bag
  • Showcase session at American Songwriter Magazine office


Visit for bios on each judge and more information about the contest.




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