This competition has been a long, long time in the making. It started as a discussion around a dinner table that turned into a passion project. We spent months figuring out how we could make this plan – a songwriting competition for social change a reality. So here we are. Five days after the UK’s historic referendum vote on our place in the EU and the country is still reacting to the outcome. It’s raised a load of questions about what this means for young people, and how we’re going to manage in the future without our EU membership. It [...]
We decided to challenge Londoners to write a song on the city’s streets recently. We sent 4Music fave Will Best into the capital armed with a mic and a whole load of half-finished lyrics that he needed your help with completing. Watch the hilarious results here… Remember it's not too late to get your track to us. Entries close on Friday so what are you waiting for ?
Alright, alright, we know not everyone out there’s a football fan, but stick with us. You’d pretty much have to have been living under a sound-proofed, news-proofed rock to not know that former relegation favourites Leicester City held tight this season to become Premier League champions. Nope, we’re not going to go into the ins and outs of statistics, money, playing style and transfers. Oh no, we’re gonna talk about being an underdog. Yep, defying barriers, criticism to break the status quo and do something people thought was impossible. It’s been the same story for years, decades even. The Premier [...]