Play MPE® continues its ongoing partnership with the International Songwriting Competition (ISC) for 2022. ISC is a globally recognized annual song contest whose mission is to provide the opportunity for both aspiring and established songwriters to have their songs heard in a professional, international arena.  This year’s panel of judges includes Mariah Carey, Coldplay, Tom Waits, Joe Hahn (Linkin Park), Jeremiah Fraites (The Lumineers), Hozier, Gloria Estefan and more along with Industry tastemakers such as Greg Johson (VP of A&R, Columbia Records), Lanre Gab (Co-President Black Music, Atlantic Records), David McTiernan (Senior Director, Artist & Label Relations, VEVO). Play MPE will award the Grand Prize winner and all First Place winners with music promotion distribution packages. ISC awards prizes in 24 categories from Pop/Top 40 to Rock, R&B, Country, EDM, Blues and Folk.