EARS November 2022

November 2022 “Recommended” Songs Considered for Pub Luncheon

Congratulations to the songwriters below who had songs Recommended for Consideration for Publisher Luncheon! These were submitted to the Song Evaluation Service and were recommended by the NSAI Evaluators who reviewed them. NSAI staffers will review all songs recommended for the possibility of a Publisher Luncheon.

Be sure to take a look at the hometowns of these great writers! Who knows -- you may find your next co- writer! With NSAI members from all over the world, one of these folks might live just around the corner from you!

Recommended for Consideration

Robert Maxwell – “Songbird" – East Meadow, NY

Alexsi Mallory – “Girl Heart,” "Tellin' Time" – Farmington, CT

Tyler Downs – “Same Mistake” – Nashville, TN

Lauren Valatiadis – “Get To Know You Eyes,” "Small Town"- Nashville, TN

Josh Petty – “Yesterday's Makeup" – Sulphur Springs, TX

Sundi Jo Graham – “Baby Girl”- Belle, MO

Ricky Amburgey – “Where There's Willie" - Franklin, OH

Selby Copeland – “Fall Guy," "One More One More" - Toronto, ON

Carey Latham - "We Got This" - Murfreesboro, TN

Heather Hickox - "The Dash" - Daphne, AL

Keri Edwards - "If I Had A Quarter" - Lancaster, PA

Cyndi Sullivan - "Walk" - Waxhaw, NC

Adam Carpenter - "Mud On The Money," "Loaded Shotgun Seat" - Springfield, MO

Claire Bunnik - "Only Had One" - Pefferlaw, ON


*Names listed above do not reflect writers who have had songs recommended at any time other than November 2022.*


The following members have just been recognized as writers who are on the rise! These songwriters have gotten the attention of our evaluators for their unique and promising writing skills. Keep an eye on these folks…they just keep getting better!




Mike Bridges – Valley, AL

Carlos Smith Jr. - Mt Pleasant, SC

Aaron Rose -Arvada, CO

Daniel Simpson - Manquin, VA

Karen Bowles - Knoxville, TN

Eric Wise - Chestnut Hill, MA

Roy Williams - Lewisburg, TN

Beau Elkington - Germantown, TN

Tyler Downs - Nashville, TN

Cale Kight - Tarrytown, GA

Ted Swormstedt  - Cincinnati, OH

Brad Hunnings - Wake Forest, NC

Cyndi Sullivan - Waxhaw, NC

Lauren Valatiadis - Nashville, TN

Teddy Christman - Stony Brook, NY

Caitlin Rushing - Tavares, FL

Alexsi Mallory - Farmington, CT

Selby Copeland - Toronto, ON

Adam Carpenter - Springfield,  MO

Heather Hickox - Daphne, AL

Chaislyn Jane King - Baton Rouge, LA

Sean Myers - Glyndon, MD

Daniel Herr - Nashville, TN

Michael McCorison - Duluth, MN

Tyler Andrews - Sioux Falls, SD

Keri Edwards - Lancaster, PA

Cyndi Sullivan - Waxhaw, NC

Philip Hommes - Two Harbors, MN

Ricky Amburgey - Franklin, OH

Rhonda Hark - Newton, MA

John Hemmingway - Gallatin, TN

Regina Graham - Savannah, GA

 Matt Glickstein - Lanai City, HI

Hayley Giovinazzo - Stow, MA


*Names listed above do not reflect writers who have been recognized as "Ones to Watch" at any time other than November 2022.*