We’re thrilled to announce that the incredible songwriter, Jin Jin, has joined The Young Songwriter 2019 competition judging panel!

Jin Jin (aka Janée Bennett) boasts a more diverse catalogue and interesting journey than your average songwriter. With impeccable A&R skills, multi-platinum hits across genres, and her own publishing company Raggamuffin Music, and management company Jinsing, Jin Jin has achieved more than many songwriters with twice her years in the business.
Jin Jin’s recent successes include:
  • Co-writing ‘Lullaby’ by Sigala & Paloma Faith – one of the top 10 songs of the year, achieving UK Platinum sales
  • Co-writing Jonas Blue & Sabrina Carpenter’s ‘Alien’ 45 million+ streams & No. 1 on the Billboard dance charts
  • Co-writing Madison Bear ‘Home With You’ – 70m+ streams
  • Penning 10 songs, including single ‘All I Am’, for Jess Glynne’s recent No. 1 album ‘Always In Between’. As well as her most recent songs, Jin Jin co-wrote Jess Glynne’s single releases ‘Right Here’ (UK No. 6), ‘Real Love’ (UK No. 2) and two UK #1’s ‘Hold My Hand’ and ‘Not Letting Go’ featuring Tinie Tempah.
  • Penning 3 songs for Sigala’s album ‘Brighter Days’
  • She won for ‘Music Creative’ at The Women In Music Awards 2018

If you know any 8-18 year olds who’ve written their own songs, please encourage them to enter this year’s competition before the 31st March for an chance to have their songs listened to by Jin Jin and our other star studded judges.

The Young Songwriter 2019 competition entry forms