5 Reasons to Enter the NSAI Song Contest Presented by CMT

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Happy Holidays! To celebrate the season, NSAI will be closed beginning December 21st at 2:00PM CT and will re-open January 2nd at 10:00AM CT.


5. GET YOUR SONGS HEARD.
A part of succeeding in YOUR goals is taking chances and entering the right competitions that will make you a better songwriter or artist. Take this opportunity to develop confidence in putting your songs out there. You never know what will happen unless you try! All entrants receive a personalized judging report.

4. SONG AND LYRIC-ONLY CATEGORIES.
Whether you write melody and lyrics or just lyrics, this contest is for YOU! You can even enter your song(s) into both categories!
 
3. 22 WINNERS.
Prizes will be awarded to 1 Grand Prize Winner, 1 Lyric-Only Winner, 10 Runners-Up and 10 Honorable Mentions. We pride our contest to be one that offers the opportunity for our winners to connect on a personal level with industry leaders and writers/artists. Our Grand Prize Winner will receive a mentoring session with EMI Recording Artist, Eric Paslay and a single-song contract with his publisher, Warner/Chappell Music and more! The Lyric-Only winner will receive a mentoring session with songwriter, Lori McKenna and more! So with that in mind, get your songs in and prepare to win!!! Remember, all entrants receive a personalized judging report. 
 
2. A NEW WAY TO ENTER. NO OUTSIDE ENTRY PORTALS OR THIRD PARTY VENDORS.
YOU asked, we listened; we’ve brought the entry submission process in house! All you have to do is log in, upload your file(s), submit payment and you’re golden! This new efficient way to enter will give our entrants peace of mind about the process and a more feasible way to engage in the contest.
 
1. $5,000 CASH.
That’s right! $5,000 straight to the pockets of our Grand Prize winner! What’s better than having instant funds for your next project or equipment to take your career to the next level?!

Check back September 1st for our launch site and full list of prizes!!!
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