This is the 12th year of the NSAI Song Contest presented by CMT. *NEW THIS YEAR* is the lyric-only category.
The prizes received by contest winners are designed to help amateur songwriters on their road to becoming a professional songwriter and enhance their careers.
Just a few of the prizes up for grabs this year include:
Sixty-minute mentoring session with legendary songwriter and artist Charlie Daniels.
Your song pitched to music industry execs through our Winners Compilation CD for one year.
Three-day trip to Nashville including accommodations by Hilton Garden Inn and airfare by American Airlines.
A private tour of the CMT studios.
Entrance to the NSAI Songwriter Networking Program.
Prizes from Gibson, SHURE, Elixir Strings, CMT and more.
The Top 12 winning songwriters will each have their song pitched to music industry execs through our Winners Compilation CD for one year.
What’s the one thing every songwriter needs? Connections. And that’s exactly what sets the NSAI Song Contest Presented by CMT apart from all the others.The grand prize winner will receive a mentoring session from legendary songwriter and artist Charlie Daniels. “In the music business, the old saying, ‘It’s not what you know; it’s who you know,’ proves to be true,” said Bart Herbison, executive director of the Nashville Songwriters Association International.
Visit nsai.cmt.com to enter today!