BIG BUZZ as The Songwriting Academy Hosts It’s Annual Awards Night !!
Members and Mentors Alike crowded into London’s famous PianoWorks Venue on tuesday as the Annual “Share the Success” Awards Ceremony kicked-off with a Champagne style WELCOME and the usual pandemonium of rapturous greeting, hugging laughing joking and general #AWESOMENESS which ALWAYS embodies the beginning of a TSA gathering .BUDDING SONGWRITERS – TAKE NOTE !!
And WHAT A TURNOUT as members past and present from the TSA Songwriting PLATINUM PROGRAM – who receive a full 12months of mentorship, guidance and critique from a team of industry savvy and very current and connected music industry professionals – travelled in from far and wide as all crowded into the ‘house of song’ to see who would be honoured with the Prestige of a TSA AWARD .
AND NO-ONE WAS DISAPPOINTED – AS the evening held many special moments – highlighted by guest stage performances from UKUnsigned Songwriter WINNER 2016 Gracie Falls accompanied by Alex Staples and multi-platinum selling songwriters including the very lovely Charlie Dore, Christopher Neil and even TSA Principal Martin Sutton Himself ! (in fact . here’s a snip from their performance)
SO WHO WON WHAT ??
Well now .. let’s get onto the GOOD STUFF – tho ANY self-respecting TSA MEMBER is gonna tell you .. ITS ALL GOOD STUFF !!
Well .. the WINNERS & Categories were
- HARDEST WORKING SONGWRITER – Won by rising teen idol Danny Boyle
- MOST IMPROVED SONGWRITER & TSA AMBASSADOR – BOTH Won by song writer &frequent part time comedian – Mike Wheeler
- TSA MENTORS CHOICE – the very talented Mr Laurence LLewelyn
- TSA PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR – who else but the lovely – Siilhouette
- BUSINESS PERSON OF THE YEAR – to AWESOME Nicki Kelly
- BIGGEST ACHIEVER OF THE YEAR – tour supporter to none other than ANASTACIA – it’s Chloe Reynolds!
- MOST IMPROVED PRODUCER – and making an incredible name for herself in the indusrty already – Jo Henley and
- MOST PROLIFIC CO-WRITER – Willow Rivers – who has just seen enormous success with a co-written song with AMBR which got over 15,000 YouTube hits in 24 hours !! CONGRATULATIONS to the WINNERS – and to the incredibly talented nominees – who can hold their heads high for having been recognised for their talent and ever evolving skills -Yours could be the winning name next year – so keep at it ♩
Now .. have we forgotten anyone ?? .. Well it just might be that there’s one person who is still buzzing just as loud as the other AWARD WINNERS – if not louder .. THE TSA MEMBERS CHOICE AWARD went to our very own .. and incredibly honoured news-hound himself .. who having spent a whole night uttering the word #AWESOME in his sleep .. woke this morning to discover .. it really isn’t a dream .. it’s a DREAM COME TRUE !!!
Yes KRISTIAN VADER received the TSA MEMBERS CHOICE AWARD – THANKYOU THANKYOU THANKYOU – ONE and ALL for your generosity and incredibly warm and sincere wishes – ❤❤SongwriterNews now has an Award Winning Songwriter on its staff !! ♩♩
CONGRATULATIONS ONE AND ALL !!
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BIG BIG SHOUT GOES OUT to MARTIN SUTTON SIMON COULSON IAN MARKX PETER-ANNA and the Mentors and team of the TSA for their HOSPITALITY .. SUPPORT and #GENERAL #AWESOMNESS !!!