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Music Aid 2020

Original and Cover Songs! The 2020 Lockdown music event from Music Aid International. All entry fees support good causes. Get FREE entry in other international events, support great causes. You might also get signed by Music Aid Records! Enter up to 4 events with just one entry form using the SubmitMySong members discount package offer – use the Submit button below for the package entry form…

UK Songwriting Contest


Submit now to this popular and important international songwriting event and get live updates from the judges as they happen.  Get full details on the official UKSC Website.

DISCOUNT OFFER TIP:  There is an option on the UKSC entry form this year to also enter your song in The International Songwriting Awards at the same time for a small admin fee of only £3 – saving you many $$$. (NOTE: offer may be time limited and not available later in the event).

International Songwriting Awards


The ISAs is a songwriting event from important bodies in the global music industry. It provides a unique and equal opportunity for all songwriters, beginner and established, to represent their country and become nominated by their peers for prestigious international songwriting awards. Full details are at the official ISA Website.

OUR DISCOUNT TIP:  Enter The UK Songwriting Contest (click the orange button above) for the usual low UKSC entry fee and you will have the option to add your entry to THE INTERNATIONAL SONGWRITING AWARDS for a very small additional admin charge. This is the best value for money option available. (The alternative is to pay the full ISA fee of $25 for only one event).

Lyricist Of The Year Awards


The Lyricist Of The Year Awards works with music organizations, publishers, song copyright registers and more to find talented new lyricists to nominate for awards. It also receives song entries automatically from the prestigious international UK Songwriting Contest. The final award winners are chosen by a panel of industry professionals. You can also nominate yourself directly for consideration for an award by paying a submission fee.  Full details are at the official Lyricist Of The Year website.



We recommend that you submit your song entry to the UK Songwriting Contest to receive FREE ENTRY in the LOTY Lyricist Of The Year Awards along with your UKSC entry. Use the Submit button above. This is a great saving on the standard LOTY direct entry fee and you will be part of two events for less than the standard LOTY entry fee.

Commonwealth Song Contest


International song contest and music event for all songwriters, producers and artists from the 53 Commonwealth countries. The 2020 event was cancelled due to coronavirus lockdown. See and hear the 2019 Winners at The Commonwealth Song Contest website. The next international event is in 2021. OPPORTUNITY TIP: the organisers are also looking for media partners and local producers in the countries involved.

Song Copyright Registration is the world’s leading independent music copyright registration service. It is the first choice of professional publishers, music organizations and thousands of songwriters, composers and lyricists. Complete beginners and also professional award winning songwriters use the service and it was formed by an association of music industry bodies and experts to provide easy and instant lifetime copyright protection and peace of mind for songwriters. Registration at publishes to the world the fact that you have registered international copyright to your song and it provides online verification of this claim. In addition an official Copyright Certificate is issued for each song registered and an official sworn Declaration of Registration will be provided to lawers and courts anywhere in the world in the event of dispute. There is no quicker, easier and safer way to register and protect your international copyright. Read more about and the international Song Copyright Organization (SCO) at their official website.