Get ready to showcase your songwriting talent! Entries are being accepted for a wonderful program called “John Lennon Songwriting Contest”. This is an international competition giving songwriters a chance to demonstrate their skills, obtain recognization and get some amazing prizes since 1997. John Lennon Songwriting Contest is sponsored by Yoko Ono Lennon. This is a big and famous contest that grants over $300,000 in cash awards and prizes in its twelve categories. So if you have a knack for writing songs and think that you can do well in this field, then this is the right opportunity to test your talent and give your career a good start.
For this competition, 72 Finalists, 24 Grand Prize Winners, 12 Lennon Award Winners, and 1 “Song of the Year are selected each year. The best part of this program is that you don’t have to provide professional recording and be professional in this field. Anyone with any level of songwriting skill can take part and win amazing prizes. Entries will be judged based on originality, melody, composition, and lyrics. This year, two John Lennon Songwriting Contests are being conducted – Session I and Session II. Both contests come with fantastic prizes. Winners will be selected by a panel of judges that will include noted songwriters, producers, and music industry professionals. The second session of this program will run from June 16, 2021, through December 31, 2021.
Interested individuals can register for the second session through the online portal of this contest. Candidates will have to follow four steps to enter: Register, Activate your account by e-mail, Buy Credits and Upload your MP3. Entrants can send their applications via email If they are unable to enter online.
Check out the table given below for more information
|Organization||John Lennon Songwriting Contest|
|Number of Awards||N/A|
|Nationality||Domestic and international|
|Application Deadline||December 31, 2021|
Who is Eligible?
The contest is available to amateur and professional songwriters. There is no geographical restriction in this program so anyone from any part of the world can apply.
How to Apply?
Interested individuals can register for the second session through the online portal of this contest. Candidates will have to follow four steps to enter: (1) Register, (2) Activate your account by e-mail, (3) Buy Credits and (4) Upload your MP3. Entrants can send their applications via email If they are unable to enter online.
The 12 Grand Prize Winners in each Session will be selected for online voting competition to be the Lennon Award Winner in their respective category. The 12 Lennon Award Winners will get prizes from OWC, Koenig & Meyer, and SSL. Thirty-six Finalists from each Session will be awarded amazing prizes from OWC, SSL, Konig & Meyer, and more. One Lennon Award-winning song will get gear from OWC, SSL, and more, plus the $20,000 “Song of the Year” check. This contest offers over $300,000 in cash awards and prizes in 12 categories and selects 72 Finalists, 24 Grand Prize Winners, 12 Lennon Award Winners, and 1 “Song of the Year.”
The deadline for the second session is December 31, 2021. After this date, no entry will be considered for this program.