Ingrid Andress named 2016 Unsigned Only Music Competition Winner
The Unsigned Only Music Competition announced its 2016 winners. Selected from almost 6,000 entries, the winners represent some of the best unsigned artists worldwide in contemporary music. Unsigned Only awards more than $150,000 in prizes split among 28 winners, including a Grand Prize package of $20,000 in cash (US) and much more in merchandise and services.
The overall Grand Prize goes to the performer and songwriter Ingrid Andress for the song “Footprints.” In addition to winning cash and prizes, Andress will also receive one-on-one mentoring from industry executives from Atlantic, Warner Bros., RCA, Epic, Razor & Tie, Disney Music Group/Hollywood Records, Nettwerk Music Group, Black River Entertainment, and others.
Hailing from Highlands Ranch, Colarado, USA, Ingrid Andress began her music career performing in the TV industry. After touring and singing on two seasons of NBC's “The Sing Off” as a part of the a cappella group Delilah, she attended Berklee College of Music on a vocal scholarship. She now lives in Nashville where she collaborates and performs with various country and pop artists.
Founders Candace Avery and Jim Morgan state, “Andress is a remarkable young artist who displays a great depth of talent and versatility, stretching out into the Country and Pop genres with a unique sensibility that is creative and current. The stripped down version of her winning song “Footprints” allows you to hear her raw, honest talent and undeniable gift as an artist.”
To view the full list of winners, please visit : http://www.unsignedonly.com/winners