Upload Your Songs or Compete In A Live Audition Shine Night
The Nashville Connection music competition is a great opportunity for singers and songwriters to travel to Nashville, TN to meet with the best in the music industry. Singers and songwriters in the competition will perform and receive feedback from a celebrity judge panel and have the chance to become the grand finalist winners, featured as the opening act for our Heroes Salute Gala.
Our Shine Nights are over for this year but you can still compete in the finals in Nashville. Simply upload a song and lyrics using our registration form and your entry will be reviewed by our judges. You may be going to Nashville in July so enter now!
The finalists from the seven Live Audition Shine Nights as well as the finalists chosen from online submissions will move on to our final competition in Nashville, TN July 2015 in front of a celebrity judge panel. At the end of the final competition in Nashville, TN, three competition winners, one singer, one songwriter, and a songster bus group of winners, will be chosen to receive thousands of dollars worth of opportunity prizes to promote their music in the top circles of Nashville. Prizes up for grabs include vocal lessons, studio recording time, website development, radio promotion, portfolio, and image consulting. In addition, the three winners will be featured as the opening acts at the Heroes Salute Gala.
Music Competition Guidelines
Read the complete official rules.
The Nashville Connection competition will be judged by a panel of influential Nashville singers, songwriters, and music industry professionals. Learn more about our panel of judges.