The Song Academy Young Songwriter 2021 live showcase celebrated the power of songwriting, music and young people. The Young Songwriter 2021 finalists songs were selected for their originality, creativity and music bravery. As well as being exceptional young songwriters they all performed like professional artists!
A special thank you to Josh Shea and Cassa Jackson for compering the showcase with great style. Also a massive congratulations to The Song Academy band for helping to bring the songs to life on stage. Thank you again to The Young Songwriter 2021 sponsors, Yamaha, Focusrite, Kobalt, PRS for Music, ICMP and Soundtrap, for supporting this year’s competition. Plus a big thank you to the SAYS21 star-studded panel of judges, including Fraser T Smith, Tom Odell, Calum Scott, Tom Grennan, Chris Difford, Michelle Escoffery, Miranda Cooper, Eg White, Emily Philips, Sacha Skarbek, Hannah V, Dan Gillespie Sells, Sodajerker and Janet Devlin.
The Young Songwriter 2022 competition is open for entries from 1st February to 31st March. Follow us on our social media channels to hear latest news first!