Soundparty is an Android app that lets anyone easily create and share their own songs. No musical knowledge is required. Songs are created by arranging musical building blocks. Songs are shared as a line of text.

Soundparty is available at the Google Play store for free:

https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.thunderboltapps.soundparty

The contest is free to enter. There are 3 award categories.

$500 prize - "Best Original Song"
The participant who is awarded "Best Original Song" for their original Soundparty song will receive $500.

$500 prize - "Best Theme Song"
The participant who is awarded "Best Theme Song" for their original Soundparty song based on a specified Theme (yet to be chosen) will receive $500.

$500 prize - "Best Video Mashup"
The participant who is awarded "Best Video Mashup" for their video mashup of a Soundparty song (existing or new) will receive $500.

You must attend the New York City orientation meeting in person to participate. You must attend the New York City awards ceremony in person to collect your prize.

The date and location in New York City of the orientation meeting and the awards ceremony will be announced soon.

The contest is free to enter, and all participants will receive for free an upgrade to the Full version of Soundparty.

If you would like to enter, please email contest@thunderboltapps.com.