Young Songwriter

Where will your song lead you?

Gus Harrower, aged 17, performing Wanderin’ Man. Song Academy Young Songwriter 2016.


  • Song Academy Young Songwriter competition.
  • Have your song heard by some of the best British songwriters in the music industry.
  • Song Academy also offers written feedback from an expert music industry professional for a fee of £35 per song.
  • Amazing prizes to be won including:
    • Chance to record your song at a London recording studio with a top producer
    • Yamaha Reface Concept keyboard
    • Farida guitar
    • Tickets to a London musical
    • Opportunity to perform in Young Songwriter Showcase


  • The competition will be open for entries from 1st February – 21st April 2017.
  • Keep an eye on the website for more info for 2017.


  • Send in an original song and see where it leads you!
  • Lyrics & music must be all your own original work.
  • Up to 3 songs may be submitted.
  • You will be judged on your song’s originality, melody, composition, lyrics and  potential to be a smash hit.