The SMSWF is proud to announce the winners of the 2018 Song Competition.

Congratulations to all the Songwriters who participated in this year’s song competition.  The scores by both preliminary judges and the competition judges were very tight.  The song Finalists in the Song Competition Finale and Awards Show were in the Top 8% of all the songs submitted.  Really tough competition.  Guys if you made it to the finals or were an honorable mention you should be very proud of yourselves.  The Honorable Mention songs were in the top 20% score range.

2018 Grand Prize Winner

Smoky Mountains Songwriters Festival, Song Competition, Grand Prize Winner, SMSWF, Gatlinburg, TNSong Title:  “Deep Red”    Jazz/Blues Category     Written By; Adam Hamby

2018 Listener’s Choice Winner

Smoky Mountains Songwriters Festival, Listener's Choice Winner, Song Competition, SMSWF, Gatlinburg, TN

Song Title:  “Never Too Broken”          Christian/Gospel/Inspirational Category

Written By:  Scott Parker

2018 SMSWF Song Competion Finale & Awards Show Judges

Smoky Mountains Songwriters Festival, Lisa Johnson, Razor & Tie Nashville, Publisher, SMSWF, Gatlinburg, TN

Lisa Johnson
Sweet Renegade Music

Smoky Mountains Songwriters Festival, Steve Bloch, Song Plugger, Songwriter, SMSWF, Gatlinburg, TN

Steve Bloch
Southern Cow Music

Smoky Mountains Songwriters Festival, Debbie Zavitson, SMSWF, Gatlinburg, TN

Debbie Zavitson
Debbie Z Entertainment

Smoky Mountains Songwriters Festival, Bill Whyte, Songwriter, Nashville Hall of Fame Broadcaster, Nashville, TN, SMSWF Gatlinburg, TN

Bill Whyte
2010 Broadcaster
Hall of Fame

Smoky Mountains Songwriters Festival, Aaron Bowlin A&R Curb Records, Nashville, Songwriter, SMSWF, Gatlinburg, TN

Aaron Bowlin
Curb Records

Smoky Mountains Songwriters Festival, Sandy Ramos, Nashville, Songwriter, SMSWF, Gatlinburg, TN

Sandy Ramos
The Songtuner

Smoky Mountains Songwriters Festival, Song Competition, Judge, SMSWF, Gatlinburg, TN

Dallas Gregory
Song Rocket Music

Click Here For 2018 Category Winners

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Click on any of the logos below for more about the Sponsors of the 2018 Song Competition.

Smoky Mountains Songwriters Festival, The Comedy Barn, Song Competition, SMSWF, Gatlinburg, TN Smoky Mountains Songwriters Festival, Hatfield & McCoy Dinner Feud, Song Competition, SMSWF, Gatlinburg, TN Smoky Mountains Songwriters Festival, Smoky Mountain Opry, Song Competition, SMSWF, Gatlinburg, TN

Smoky Mountains Songwriters Festival, Epiphone, Song Competition, SMSWF, Gatlinburg, TN

Epiphone Masterbuilt Century Guitar
Grand Prize Winner Award

Smoky Mountains Songwriters Festival, Grinder House, Song Competition, SMSWF, Gatlinburg, TN

Grand Prize Winner
Live 2 Hr. Show & Broadcast
Grinder House Coffee
Internet FM: WFMC JAMS & NSR LIVE
HEAT FM RADIO NYC
Coverage 250,000+ Listeners

Smoky Mountains Songwriters Festival, The Groove House, Song Competition, SMSWF, Gatlinburg, TN

8 Hrs Studio Time
1st Place Category Winners

 

Smoky Mountains Songwriters Festival, Country Cobbler, Song Competition, SMSWF, Gatlinburg, TN

Smoky Mountains Songwriters Festival, Song Competition, SMSWF, Gatlinburg, TN

Lyrics Only 1st Place Winner
Handcrafted Leather Lyrics Case
by Doug McCrossin
Country Cobbler

Smoky Mountains Songwriters Festival, Music Outlet, Song Competition, SMSWF, Gatlinburg, TN

Listener’s Choice Award
Uklelee

 

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