The UKSC Awards Show featuring contest judges and the winners of The UK Songwriting Contest 2014. Some past winners also make an appearance. To hear the songs and see the full lists of finalists visit http://www.songwritingconte...
ENTRANTS' UPDATE (2016): Since winning the contest Elle Ray (7.07) has become a popular EDM artist with her latest single release getting over a millions plays a month on Soundcloud alone. Alisha Brilla (2.05) was offered a high profile co writing opportunity, has since won a JUNO Award and has just released an album with Amy Winehouse's personal mixer. Jaron Natoli (17.16) was featured on national Australian TV with UKSC judge Stuart Epps and seen by millions on the primetime TV show Today Tonight. The 2014 winning song Apart, by Neil Fitzpatrick (6.40) has sold well and has raised over £26,000 to date for Cancer UK. Leigh Haggerwood's song (17.14) has had over 624,000 views on YouTube, while his other UKSC winning song Favourite Time Of Year has had over 3 million views. Leigh has had these two winning songs play-listed across major radio and TV networks all over the world and his song has been used for two years running as the Christmas theme music for a major national UK TV network. Also appearing in the video are Lyrics Only winner Susan Muranty - who went to Nashville to work with UKSC judge and number one hit songwriter Mark Cawley, and also Hollywood Star Wars actress (and UKSC winner) Bonnie Piesse, who presents an award.
ANNOUNCERS: Stuart Epps (UKSC Judge), Mark Cawley (UKSC Judge), Lucie Diamond (UKSC Judge), Jamie Serafi (UKSC Judge), Bonnie Piesse (UKSC Winner), Susan Muranty (UKSC Winner).
FEATURED WINNERS: Alysha Brilla (Pop and Singer Songwriter) with Never Gonna Get Me Back, Jaron Natoli with Clover Fields and Dominic King with When Men Cry (RnB), Natasha Duarte with Punch Me In The Heart (Music Video), Kate Cosentino with Remember (Under 18s), Mick Evans with Give Me Impossible Things (Lyrics), Robin Stevens with Fallen Warrior (Instrumental), Neil Fitzpatrick with Apart (AC), Joe Wrabek with Playing In The Ruins (Country), Debra Gussin / Rik Howard with Is That You? (Christian), Katongo Temba with Make A Change, and Pongpan Channet with Rimnum Kuennueg (Open), Elle Ray / Andrea Saccardo / Mani Ajami with Out Of The Maze (EDA), John K Aspinwall / Phillip Metzger with We Still Don't Talk (Rock), Dannielle DeAndrea / Larry Goldings / David Batteau with High Dreams (Jazz/Blues), Ailie Blunnie with How Much Do You Love Me? (Love Songs), Katie Hardyman with It's Not Goodbye (Acoustic/Folk), Leigh Haggerwood with Winter Wonder (Christmas Songs and Music Video).
PUNCH ME IN THE HEART Video - Natasha Duarte. Empire Records. Song produced by Trevor Carter at Studio 52. Video filmed and edited by Brendan O'Shea at Studio 52. WATCH IT ON NATASHA'S YOUTUBE CHANNEL AT http://youtu.be/kBJmqJE0f0M
WINTER WONDER Video - Leigh Haggerwood. Production: Cinematica Media & Walk Tall Media. Directed by Jackson Kingsley Location: Englishcombe Tithe Barn, Bath. WATCH IT ON THE FLORIN STREET YOUTUBE CHANNEL AT https://www.youtube.com/wat...
This is a UK Songwriting Contest production.
Executive Producer: Alan John.
All images and videos and music used with permission from the respective copyright owners.