Play MPE® continues its partnership with the International Songwriting Competition (ISC) for 2023. One of the leading music contests for more than 20 years, the International Songwriting Competition (ISC) continues to provide artists and songwriters with the opportunity to have their music heard by leading tastemakers in the global music industry. ISC’s panel of judges for 2023 include Mariah Carey, Jennifer Hudson, Reba McEntire, Joe Hahn (Linkin Park), Stephen Sanchez, and more. Play MPE has expanded its prize offering to award International music promotion distribution packages to First Place winners in every category, plus distribution to Global Music Supervisors and Bloggers for the Grand Prize winner. ISC awards 74 winners across 24 categories within music genres and formats including AAA (Adult Album Alternative), AC (Adult Contemporary), Americana, Blues, Christian, Comedy/Novelty, Country, EDM (Electronic Dance Music), Folk/Singer-Songwriter, Hip-Hop/Rap, Instrumental, Jazz, Latin Music, Pop/Top 40, R&B/Soul, Rock, World Music and more.