The Grand Prize Winner of the 2015 SMSWF Song Competition is Sara Motes Ashley for her pop song “Feel This Way”. Sara won $500, and Premier Demo ($625 Value) from Beaird Music Group in Nashville, TN.
The Listener’s Choice Winner is Joe Hash for his gospel/inspirational song “I Found Jesus”. Joe won $250 and a Shuree microphone from The Music Outlet in Sevierville, TN
The Categroy Winners listed below received the following Prizes.
1st Place: $125 plus a Handmade Guitar Strap by Doug McCrossin from Country Cobblers in the Gatinburg Arts and Crafts Community and 4 hours recording time from Steel Strings Productions Studios in Friendsville, TN.
2nd Place $100 and 3 hours recording time from Steel Strings Productions Studios in Friendsville, TN.
3rd Place $75 and 2 hours recording time from Steel Strings Productions Studios in Friendsville, TN
The 2015 SMSWF Song Competition Finale & Awards Show was held at the Edgewater Hotel Sat. Aug. 22nd 11:00 AM – 1:30 PM
|SONG TITLE||CATEGORY||First Name||Last Name|
|Tumbleweed||1st Place Bluegrass||Doug||Smith|
|Hard Times||2nd Place Bluegrass||Doug||Smith|
|One Black Rock at a Time||3rd Place Bluegrass||Jeff||McClellan|
|Bring It On||1st Place Country||Scott||Miller|
|This Old T-shirt||2nd Place Country||Scott||Miller|
|Nothing Outta Something||3rd Place Country||Mitch||Townley|
|China Plates||1st Place Folk||Jess||Chizuk|
|Bad Bad Thing||2nd Place Folk||Sarah Motes||Ashley|
|Holdin’ On||3rd Place Folk||Scott||Parker|
|I Found Jesus||1st Place Gospel/Inspirational||Joe||Hash|
|God’s Carrying Me||2nd Place Gospel/Inspirational||Scott||Miller|
|That Kind of Love||3rd Place Gospel/Inspirational||Scott||Parker|
|It’s About Me||1st Place Jazz/Blues||Cari||Ray|
|Blues Town||2nd Place Jazz/Blues||Dave||Travis|
|Another Side To You||3rd Place Jazz/Blues||Fish||Fisher|
|Feel This Way||1st Place Pop||Sarah Motes||Ashley|
|Don’t Miss Out||2nd Place Pop||Sarah Motes||Ashley|
|Let Love Take It From Here||3rd Place Pop||Cyndee Gray||Harr|
|La-Z-Boy||1st Place Lyrics Only||Sarah Motes||Ashley|
|I’ve Had Enough of You||2nd Place Lyrics Only||Michael||Sledjeski|
|Indiana Road||3rd Place Lyrics Only||Michael||Henchman|