Russian musician Leonid Agutin announced that he became a finalist of the 25th international competition for songwriters and composers USA Songwriting Competition in two nominations at once with the song Just a Rainy Day. The artist shared his joyful event on his Instagram account.
"Western audiences and the professional community continue to pamper me and my wonderful colleagues who worked on the La Vida Cosmopolita project. This time, Al Di Meola and Alex Sino were finalists for the 25th USA Songwriting Competition. a Rainy Day reached the final in two nominations at once - "Lyrics Only" and "World Music". Alex and I, as authors, dubbed this festival the American Song of the Year ",
- said Agutin.
Leonid added that the results of the competition will be announced on November 20. According to him, three artists from any nomination will receive the grand prix and the cash prize.
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