⇣ THE SONGDOOR JUDGES ⇣
Steve Avedis has been a premier recording engineer and producer since 1980, with more than 100 albums and CDs on his résumé. He can count Kenny Rogers, Tony Bennett (Gold Record awarded), Edwin McCain and *NSYNC among his impressive credits. Steve has engineered/produced records for MCA, Capitol, Columbia, Sony and many others.
Bill has had over 200 songs recorded by artists such as Garth Brooks, George Strait, Sawyer Brown, Chris LeDoux, Vern Gosdin, Moe Bandy and many others, generating 40 million+ record sales. He's received multiple BMI Million Performance Achievement Citations and awards, and his songs appearin many TV shows and movies.
A few years back Joe claimed the BMI Christian Song of the Year for To Ever Live Without Me and has earned multiple Dove Award nominations, including three for Song of the Year. Joe has 20 #1 songs, more than 60 top-10 songs and 600+ major cuts. His current CD, Canvas, is simply brilliant, a must-have for Christian pop fans.
Jason is a highly respected mega-hit songwriter, teacher and author of several best-selling books for songwriters. He is one of the very few songwriters ever to have ever charted Country, Pop, and R&B songs at the same time. Recordings with Britney Spears, the Backstreet Boys and Collin Raye have kept him at the top! Go to jasonblume.com for a free instructional video and weekly inspiration!
Declared "Songwriter of the Year" by the Virginia Sound Achievement awards and WXGI Radio, Nancy has four solo albums, including Diva Nation, with the critically-acclaimed Four Bitchin' Babes. Nancy has been singing professionally for over 20 years. When she's not playing live, she's often in the studio doing demos or other artists' records.
Dennis Winters is a legendary Southern rocker who has been writing, performing and producing albums for more than 25 years. Dennis and his band, The Winters Brothers Band, are well-known throughout the Southern Rock world and have a hot reputation for their high-energy live performances and soulful jams.