Rockaway Resident Finalist In Song Contest
Michelle Dyett-Welcome, an aspiring songwriter and poet has had one of her works selected as a Finalist in the VH1 sponsored Song of the Year Contest. The song entitled “The Battle is Won,” was selected by a panel comprised of representatives from various areas of the music industry. The panel evaluates songs each month and selects a winner and four finalists in ten categories. The top fifty songs are then made available to music producers and studios who may be seeking new talent.
Dyett-Welcome has been writing poetry since early childhood. “The Battle is Won,” is one of many gospel pieces that she has written. Her selection as a Finalist in the Song of the Year contest is a sign that the music industry has taken notice of her tremendous talent. The Rockaway Community will be hearing more from this prolific songwriter.
For more information on the Song Writer of the Year Contest log on to www.songofthe year.com.