2020 Winner Great American Song Contest

T. Edwin Doss is honored to be picked as one of the top 5 winners of the County Music Category in the 22nd Annual Great American Song Contest for “Hidin’ in the Hills of Tennessee.” He also received a finalist award in two other categories.

This is the third win in this contest for T. Edwin, you can listen to the tune on his website: http://tedwindoss.com/Music.html

You can view all the winners on the GASC website https://www.greatamericansong.com/winners.php

T. Edwin Doss 2020 SAW Awards

We are thrilled to receive the following awards for the 37th Annual Mid-Atlantic Song Contest sponsored by the Songwriters’ Association of Washington:

“Hidin’ in the Hills of Tennessee” was chosen for the Finalist award for the Country/Bluegrass category

“Best Man” was chosen for the Honorable Mention for the Country/Bluegrass category

“Sweet Music” was chosen for the Honorable Mention for the Lyrics Only category

We thank SAW and MASC for the consideration and appreciation of my work on these three songs!


T. Edwin Finalist in Great American Song

We are honored to be named a finalist in two categories of the 21st Annual Great American Song Contest. “Radio Flyer” was included in the Country category, and “Way Back When” in the Lyric Writing category. It is a wonderful recognition to receive for these tunes.

You can view the list of finalists on the website:

Hope everyone is staying safe out there!

T. Edwin

We Did It Again! Top 5 Winner in GASC!

GASCWinnerT. Edwin and Jon Carroll were selected by the judges at the Great American Song Contest as one of the top 5 Winners in the Christian/Gospel category for “He Did His Best Work on Wood.”

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.

First Place Win in the Great American Song Contest!

GASCWinnerI’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!