SongDoor was never meant to be just another songwriting competition. Our whole reason for doing this was to open doors to songwriters to get their music recognized, and to help them be better writers. Since 2006, we've given away millions of dollars worth of free songwriting tools, and now we're going to give away even MORE. For example:

Elevate Your Songwriting with a 90-day Free Trial* at SongU.com

Enjoy 90 days of FREE BENEFITS at SongU.com! Find out how to level-up your songwriting and position yourself for success. Here's what your trial membership includes:

• Pitch Your Songs: Submit up to 3 songs (1 per month during trial) through our exclusive Street Pitch opportunities that guarantee music industry professionals will listen to your songs directly.

• Live Song Feedback Sessions: Your trial allows you to participate in 1 of our highly-rated, small-group interactive sessions, where you will receive feedback on your songs from hit songwriters, publishers, song pluggers and licensing agents.

• Learning Library: Fine-tune your craft with 1 free episode of our “Successful Lyric Writing” podcast and receive full access to an unlimited number of diverse DIY songwriting courses designed by top educators.                                                                                                                                                       

• Network: Build your online presence with a personalized member website that lets you connect seamlessly with potential co-writers.

Special Bonus! When you upgrade your trial to a Platinum membership, you’ll receive 25 SongU credits (a $25 value)!

Take advantage of more than $75 worth of benefits that could transform your songwriting career. Read what SongU members are saying.

*Trial is for new subscribers only. Instructions for accessing the free trial will be emailed to all entrants after the winners are announced in January.

Every single person who enters a song in the SongDoor International Songwriting Competition receives:



FREE Trial includes:

• Free unlimited DIY Songwriting Courses

• 1 free Live Song Feedback Class

• 1 free “Successful Lyric Writing” Podcast

• 1 free Pitch EACH month during trial to any of our listings.

• Access to song evaluations, private sessions, and more!

• 25 SU credits when upgrading to full membership

Free e-book


A FREE songwriting e-book to help you advance your skills and/or music career

• A new e-book every year

• Improve your skills & knowledge, and start songwriting at a higher level

• Broaden your repertoire of chords

• Learn new tunings and develop your own sound

• Understand how the music business works