Entries are now open for The Ivors with Apple Music, to honour British and Irish songwriters and screen composers, across seven categories:
• The Rising Star Award with Apple Music
• Best Album
• Best Contemporary Song
• Best Song Musically and Lyrically
• Best Original Film Score
• Best Original Video Game Score
• Best Television Soundtrack
How to enter:
Entries are open until Friday 21st January.
The fee to enter the six song, score and album categories is waived if one of the songwriters or screen composers is a member of The Ivors Academy.
About The Rising Star Award with Apple Music
The Award recognises and supports 18-24 year old British and Irish songwriters with exceptional potential and ambition. The winner will be presented with a dedicated Ivor Novello Award at The Ivors and join a roll call of songwriting greats that includes Adele, Stormzy, Cathy Dennis, Annie Lennox, Sir Paul McCartney, John Lennon and Joan Armatrading.
Each nominee will receive a year-long mentorship from a well-established Academy member and leaders from Apple Music.
To enter and for the eligibility criteria, rules and guidelines visit: https://ivorsacademy.secure-platform.com/a