Songwriting Contest Results

 
 

The following ten songwriters have won their respective category in the songwriting contest. The top songs were determined by "songwriting" alone. Vocal ability was not taken into consideration. A full instrumental production was also not considered. Michael Shields came in 1st place, Margaret Young 2nd place and Nick Gonzalez 3rd place.

 

Category Winners



Folk



Christian


Dasha Astafieva - The Stranger
Natalia Williams - Let Me Fly
 
 
   

Dance



Instrumental


 
Yuki Takahashi - Feel Me
Tonya Coleman - New Beginnings
 
 

Hip-Hop



Rock


 
South Side (SS) - Fame
Joshua Simmons - Escape
 
 

Pop



Adult Contemporary


 
Edward Davies - Change
Michael Shields - Home
 
 

Country



Lyric Only

 
Nick Gonzalez - Because Of You
Margaret Young - Color Me In
 
 
 

 



Category Finalists



Folk



Christian


Black Eye Affair - Sidewalk
Jonas Friddle - Sugar Moon
Andrew LeFevre & E.M.Crook - Lost Love
Marc Nelson - All That Could Be
Elisa Hale and Nina Tolins - Can I Get A Witness
Bob Birthisel - Walkin' (To The Beat Of The Lord)
Eda Fey - Christmas Dreams
Bruce L Warden - Closer Than Ever Before

 
 
   

Dance



Instrumental


 
Monica Sharma & Tommy Faragher - Skin to Skin
Mystics At Play - Absolutely Gorgeous
Ken Wank - Eye To Eye
Charles Jung - Why won't you ask me to marry you

Valkristo - Remembering Innocence
Sheri Borges - Winter Dance
Mehran - Natalia
Diane Ayerdi - The Prince of My Love

 
 

Hip-Hop



Rock


 
Sapphyre Bardot & Subdarapper - Ridin' With My Baby
HustLA EMcEE - The 9
Vikter Bang - Odds Have Nothing To Do With Us
Kendall & Christina Friday - Bad Girl

Andrew Pike - Convicts In The Sky
Ed Piedra - Grains In The Sand
Brad & Bette Johnson - Ooh Yeah
Michael Wood - Whimsey Rhimsey

 
 

Pop



Adult Contemporary


 
Angela Predhomme - Extra Day
Letta - Found You, Found Me
Christine Abi Najm - Lots Of First Times
Mark Cataldo - I Still Love You Babe

Patty Katz - Fool for Love
Monica Sharma & Tommy Faragher - Star-Crossed Lovers
Reid Bartlett - Live Forever
Kay Bell & James Shipstone - For Our Children
 
 

Country



Lyric Only

 
Keith Patterson - America Burning
Dan Diver - The Only Thing He Ever Changed
Edward J. McCoul - She Is Thankful
Dan Daniels - Whatever Happened
Rafiq Lewis - This Mask
Kylie Fedrick - A Note on the Piano
Jack Pierce - Barricade
Geno Tez - Hearts on Vibrate