Mandopop songwriting festival, SG:SW I Write The Songs (SG:SW 2020 我写我的歌), has announced six winners of the nationwide competition that crowns the best in songwriting in the Mandopop industry.
A total of 322 submissions were received, with 261 songwriters hailing from Singapore, China, Taiwan, Malaysia, and Indonesia. Decided by a panel of industry veterans, the selection comes after four months of intensive screening and training, following an online live showcase in October and open call for submissions in late July.
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The judging panel is formed by Singapore Cultural Medallion Award recipient, Liang Wern Fook, music producer and music director of OB Music, Zennon Goh, producer-songwriter maestros, Billy Koh and Lee Si Song, and media personality and lyricist, Ng King Kang.
Here is the complete list of winners, along with their award-winning creations for this year:
最佳歌曲奖 Best Song Award
Lyrics and melody: 卢伟松 (Loo Wei Song)
优异“作曲”奖 Melody (Merit) Award
Lyrics and melody: 叶玉棂, 郭欣怡, 王宗宇 (Yap Yoke Ling, Quek Sin Yi Joleen, Ong Zong Yu)
优异“作词”奖 Lyrics (Merit) Award
Lyrics and melody: 温俊杰 (Wan Choon Keat)
最佳演奏奖 Best Performing Band Award
Lyrics and melody: 黄秀仪, 白诗敏, 王怡惠, 张祚恩 (Wong Siew Yee, Pek Si Ming, Ong Yi Hui, Teo Zuo En)
最佳演唱奖 Best Vocal Performance Award
Lyrics and melody: 罗戊钧 (Morgan Law)
最高人气奖 Popularity Award
Lyrics and melody: 张晨晖 (Chong Chen Fei)
Melody: 黃嫚 (Ng Mun)
Organised by the Singapore Chinese Cultural Centre with Composers & Authors Society of Singapore (COMPASS) and Ocean Butterflies Music, SG:SW I Write The Songs aims to provide the next generation of artists in Singapore a platform to showcase and hone their musical talent.
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