Every month there is at least one winner.

New platform. New rules.

We no longer work with Spotify embeds. You will need to upload your song on our platform. Accepted formats: mp3, wav, ogg, FLAC, or AIFF.

Submissions are open, and voting is on.

Send us your song.

We shut down the contest page in October for some serious design work. Voting is now optimized for mobile, faster page speeds, and a better experience all around. — Photo credit: Jess Bailey

This folk-rock toe-tapper combines a wistful sense of romance with a feeling that the best is yet to come.

Top songs will go on to round 2 as part of our Fresh Finds playlist. Share this page with your friends to collect more votes.

Invites us to spend a wistful moment examining our collective experience with prejudice, as we yearn together for a world that is equally welcoming to all. - photo credit: Marcus Pummer

Top songs will get a blog shout-out at the end of the week. Share this page with your friends to collect more votes.

With a booming baritone voice and the support of an all-star roots band, Jackson delivers a bittersweet mix of country-flavored melody and beautiful harmony.

Top songs will get a blog shout-out at the end of the week. Share this page with your friends to collect more votes.

This endearing, folk-styled pop groove is here to remind you that you are loved, even at your lowest.

A refreshing mix of operatic vocals with indie-rock grooves, jazz phrasing, and subtle hints of experimental pop.