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Tootsie's SMAS Song Contest

Want to play your Sing Me a Story Song live at Tootsie's Birthday Bash? 

TWO lucky winners will have the opportunity to play their Sing Me a Story Song for a local child LIVE at Tootsie's Birthday Bash, October 11th, 2016! 

Here's How It Works: 

Step 1 : Sign up as a songwriter on the Sing Me a Story website by clicking here.

Step 2 : In the "Band/Artist Name" field, type "(YOUR NAME) + Tootsies Birthday Bash". If you're already a SMAS Songwriter, login and type "(YOUR NAME) + Tootsies Birthday Bash" in the "Band/Artist Name" field.

Step 3 : Find a story from a child at one of our 3 Nashville Partner Organizations: Gilda's Club in Nashville, Centennial Children's Hospital, Martha O'Bryan Center

Step 4 : Turn the story you choose into a song, record it and upload it back to the story.  

Step 5 : Raise money by sharing your song and encouraging your fans to donate to it! 

Two Winners :

  1. The People's Choice Award = The Songwriter who raises the most money from their song. 
  2. The Judge's Choice Award = The Songwriter who the judges feel wrote the best song.

    Details : 
  • Tootsie's Birthday Bash is Tuesday, October 11th, 2016.
  • Travel and accommodations will be provided for winners who need them. 
  • Money raised is split between the Nashville based partner organization from where the inspiring story originated and Sing Me a Story. 
  • Judges are a select group of Hit Songwriters.
  • Song submission deadline is September 21st, 2016.
  • Winners announced by September 28th, 2016.