Videos by American Songwriter
TODAY is the last day to get your entry in for “The Big Hook” contest by Fiverr! All you have to do is click the image above and submit a 30 second video clip of you performing your best original hook – all genres are welcome.
The contest will be judged by an impressive list of musicians, mostly of YouTube fame, including Anthony Vincent, of “10 Second Songs” fame; Hannah Trigwell; Louisa Wendorff; Andrew Huang, one of our favorite up-and-comers; and Christian Lopez.
The contest has some great prizes, including a trip to Nashville to co-write with some amazing writers, mentoring sessions, and studio time. The details of the prizes are as follows:
- Grand Prize: All-expenses-paid trip to a prestigious Nashville songwriting bootcamp, courtesy of Songspace music network. Bootcamp includes music mentoring sessions; co-writing sessions; studio recording time; consideration for representation from Riptide Music Group for television and film placement; and free membership in a performing rights organization of his or her choice.
- Second Place:$2,000 + $300 Fiverr credit
- Third Place: $1,000 + $200 Fiverr credit
There will be a round of public voting and then the Fiverr judges will look at the top 50 entries. You can check out Q&As with some of our judges, who give advice on entering the contest and tell us what they think makes a hook stand out: Christian Lopez, Louisa Wendorff, & Whitney Coleman.
The contest is simple and free to enter, so create the best hook you can and submit it to Fiverr using the link below!