InterContinental Music Awards (11)


01 Sep 2020
Call for entries

30 Nov 2021
Early deadline

30 Mar 2022
Standard deadline

30 Mar 2022
Extended deadline


01 Jul 2022
Notification date

15 Jul 2022
15 Jul 2022


Reseda Blvd,  91335, Los Angeles, California, United States

Festival description
Short film festival

Festival requirements
 Film festival
 Music Video
 Any Genre
 Any Theme
 Has submission fees
 International Festival
 Online and Physical Location
 Production date: Any
 Production countries: Any
 Shooting countries: Any
 Director nationalities: Any
 Debut Films 
 School projects 
 Short Films 
 Any language
 Any language
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Photo of InterContinental Music Awards
Photo of InterContinental Music Awards


Festival start: 15 July 2022      Festival end: 15 July 2022

InterContinental Music Awards is here to evaluate music beyond billboard standard grounds from a global and ethical perspective. By submitting your music to the awards, not only will you present your ethnic and country’s culture but you will also attend a high profile songwriting contest in LA where you will be heard by music judges who are Hollywood music executives and active music industry professionals.

By being approved by the judging panel you’ll get valuable coaching directly from them and will get publicity on the the major press channels.

(You are welcome to enter the awards both as an original songwriter/composer or performing artist.)

Continent Winners

Our continent winners will receive a High-Quality Award Certificate signed and endorsed by InterContinental Music Awards together with wide range of career-enhancing prizes:

1. A full scholarship to the accelerator online training program that rapidly connects them to the opportunities in the music industry (which worth thousands of dollars)

2. A one-on-one private coaching with members of the judging panel.

3. Featuring in a renowned press channels

4. Free promotion on our website and social media

Category Finalists

Our best category finalists will receive a High-Quality Award certificate signed and endorsed by the InterContinental Music Awards together with career-enhancing prizes:

1. Featuring in press release with media promotion

2. A 60-Minute webinar with members of the judging panel in the Landscape of Music Business, opportunities, contracts and hight quality production tips.

3. Free promotion on our website and social media

At InterContinental Music Awards we promote innovative technologies and, as part of that belief, we accept only online entries. Since we love culture, we welcome any song from anyone regardless of nationality or origin.

1- You are welcome to enter the awards both as an original songwriter/composer or performing artist. If you submit your original songs you need to have ownership rights to all submitted songs and therefore submit accurate information meaning they will not infringe copyrights or any other rights of any third parties. ​Full name of all co-writers also must be listed on the entry form. As performing artists you might submit cover songs. The judging panel will evaluate your cover songs based on Vocal Performance, Instrumentalist or sound engineering and production quality among other technical and artistic considerations.

2- InterContinental Music Awards welcomes all amateur and professional musicians/songwriters and anyone regardless of their ethnicity, nationality, color or race. The entrant should be at least 18 years old by November 1st 2021.

3- Entrant may submit as many songs but 3 songs per entry form. (All entry fees are non-refundable)

4- At the first step, entries will be screened by the InterContinental Music Awards listening team who will select the finalists, and then the finalists will be sent to the judges for evaluation and selecting the winners. So, you are agree that, as an entrant, you will have your songs submitted to several judges.

5- As an entrant you agree to release, indemnify, and hold InterContinental Music Awards, its sponsors, and judges harmless for liability, damages, or claims for injury or loss to any person or property relating to, in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, participation in IC Music Awards.

6- Songs are judged equally on originality, melody, harmony and composition. Different categories may have alternative criteria.

7- Please be advised that entering InterContinental Music Awards constitutes permission to use winner’s name, likeness, and voice for future advertising and publicity purposes without any additional compensation.

8- InterContinental Music Awards reserves the right to change the deadlines and entry fees for promotions or any other reasons. InterContinental Music Awards will do the best to notify you in due time of the progress of judging process and whether you have been selected as a winner. However delays may occur due to unforeseen circumstances and therefore we cannot be held liable for shifting dates. We will keep in touch with you throughout the process and answer any additional questions if needed.

9- If you provide false information or are suspected to do so, you may be required to sign the affidavit confirming the rights to the submitted songs. Failure to sign and return the form within the designated period of time may result in your disqualification from the award process. Affidavits are reviewed and verified by the InterContinental Music Awards.

10- Entrant retains all ownership rights to their submitted song(s).



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