UK Songwriting ContestChris first entered the UK Songwriting Contest in 2003 with some of his original songs and was delighted to achieve immediate success. This prestigious competition attracts thousands of entries from all over the world and is well respected in the music industry. He maintained his success with 6 Finals & 29 Semi Final positions out of over 6,000 entries each time and decided that truly proved his songwriting skills, so no more competitions were necessary!His talents as a songwriter were confirmed as each time he has entered the contest, he reached finals and semi finals with his impressive range of original songs in many different genres. In all the 5 competitions he has entered, he has reached a total of 35 semi-finals or finals.
British Country Music Songwriter Award 2014 (Semi-Finalist)UK Country Artist of the Year Award 2014 (Finalist)3rd Album - Goldmine 2013 (see Music page)UK Country Radio Listeners Club Award 2013 (Finalist)2nd Album -Beautiful World 2010UK Songwriting Contest 2009 (12 Semi-Finals)Debut Album - Road of Many Colours 2006UK Songwriting Contest 2007 (Finalist + 5 semi-finals)UK Songwriting Contest 2005 (3 Finalists + 3 semi-finals)UK Songwriting Contest 2004 (Finalist + 5 semi-finals)Diploma in Music - Songwriting 2004International Song of Peace 2004 (Finalist - performed live in Tipperary, Ireland)UK Songwriting Contest 2003 (Finalist + 4 semi-finals)Hertbeat fm Radio 'Battle of the Bands'(Winner 4 times 2001 & 2002)American Song Festival - USA (R/Up 1983 - 1st success)