Judges praised “He Did His Best Work On Wood” for its “highly original and deeply moving lyric” and “beautifully designed melodic composition.”
It is an honor to receive this award from this prestigious songwriting competition. This is the second award for this song. You can view the contest results here.
T. Edwin’s song “Jesse Brown” was chosen as the Grand Prize Winner in the 2015 Dallas Songwriters competition. A wonderful piece by Judge Roy Elkins was posted on the blog along with the announcements:
Check back for more on this big win soon!!
T. Edwin was thrilled to received a first place win in the Dallas Songwriter’s Contest in the Country Category for “My Shine” based on a true story of his sweet dog. The song was recorded in Nashville at Larry Beaird’s studio. T. said it’s fitting that such a loving dog can still be making friends through this tune.
I’m thrilled to announce that “Gonna Be a Blue Elvis Christmas” was the First Place winner in the Special category of the 15th Annual Great American Song Contest! Judged by industry pro’s it is a great honor.
In addition, “I Want To Hear You Laugh” scored in the top 5 in the Lyric writing category.
The T. Edwin Doss website and song will be featured on this year’s GASC Hall of Fame.
T. Edwin has been fortunate to receive several GASC Awards in the past few years, this year’s win is exceptionally sweet!
You can listen to the song on the music page of the site. Featuring the great Paul Bell on guitar!