Bobby Martin Young Songwriter’s Competition FAQs
How do I enter the contest?
Download the Entry Form here, complete the document and mail to Heart of Folk, LLC.
- If you’re submitting multiple song entries on a single CD, you must fill out a separate mail-in form for each song. On the form, please specify which track number the song is on the CD.
- The entry fee is $30 for first song, $20 for each additional song. There is no limit to the number of songs you can submit.
- If you are submitting songs through Youtube or Vimeo, the link must be provided on the Entry Form.
- Payment must be made by check, certified check or money order. Make checks payable to ‘Heart of Folk, LLC.’
- All submissions must be postmarked by the date of the appropriate deadline listed on the main contest page.
- All mail-in submissions MUST include the mail-in form that’s completed and signed. Click here to download and print.
- Mail submissions via US Postal Service, UPS or FedEx to:
Heart of Folk, LLC
1305 South Collegiate Drive
Wilkesboro, NC 28801
- Email questions to Michelle AT heartoffolk DOT com
- Thanks and good luck!
How much does it cost to enter?
The cost is $30.00 for the first entry song submitted for consideration. Additional songs are $20.00 each.
What are the deadlines/important dates?
Please click on the ‘Important Dates’ link at the top of this page.
If I am selected to advance to the live performance showcase and competition, do I have to play the same song that I submitted?
Yes. The song that is selected to be judged in the live performance portion of the competition must be performed at the Showcase.
What if I want enter more than one song that are all on the same CD and I’ve decided to enter by mailing in my songs? Do I have to send you multiple packages, or multiple CDs?
No. You can send us one package with the one CD, but it is important that you fill out a mail-in form for each song. On the form, please specify which track number the song is on the CD for each song you’re submitting.
I was selected as a finalist and submitted more than one song. Which song was chosen?
You will be notified which song/songs have been selected for the finals. You may have more than one song selected. If so, you will perform each song selected by the judges.
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