Skip to Content

Sponsored by

Enter the HOFA Song Contest

For the fifth time now, the international online competition for musicians and music producers is opening its doors. Mobilise your fan base for the user voting and convince the HOFA jury of your skills. The participation is free of charge!

Present your song worldwide

The HOFA Song Contest is open to artists from every genre. We will make your talent heard, provide you with a stage for your music – and offer the chance to win attractive cash and non-cash prizes with a total value of over €20,000.

Listen, vote and leave a comment

Both contestants and music fans can discover new artists and vote for their favourites.

Terms and conditions

Any solo artist, band, project etc. can participate with one of their original songs. Remixes and cover versions are excluded. Every participant can upload their song until August 3rd.

The musical genre of your song is not relevant, because there are several main categories in each of which winners will be determined. These are the available categories:

  • Pop
  • Electronic Music
  • Hip-Hop / Soul / R’n’B
  • Rock & Heavy
  • Traditional & Folk
  • World & other genres
More info ›
Contest timeline

The contest starts

01 JUN 2020


Closing date

03 AUG 2020


End of user voting

24 AUG 2020


The jury voting begins

25 AUG 2020


The winners are announced

31 AUG 2020

About HOFA

Founded more than 30 years ago as a recording studio, HOFA divided into the following areas of music production and audio engineering:

Online academy for audio engineering & music production – learn more ›

The patent remedy for optimum room acoustics – learn more ›

Intelligent audio plugins for PC & Mac – learn more ›

The best choice for your CD & vinyl duplication – learn more ›

Recording, mixing & mastering studios – learn more ›

New songs

2nd movement, Symphony #7 for Virtual Instruments
Jerry Gerber
Electronic Music 9 0
Tribal Technology
Fusion 18 1
Floss Like A Boss
Synthie Pop 170 29
MFTWC - Distt 6
Electronic Music 14 1
Genforce One - THE CRISIS CORE
Genforce One
Electro 10 1

New comments at 14.07.2020 00:05 about You Tremble all over by

Danke Dir! Es freut uns, das Dir unser Track gefällt! at 14.07.2020 00:04 about You Tremble all over by

Wir freuen uns, das es Dir gefällt! at 14.07.2020 00:04 about You Tremble all over by

Das freut uns. Vielen Dank dafür! at 14.07.2020 00:03 about You Tremble all over by

Danke, das freut uns!

Anna97 at 14.07.2020 00:01 about You Tremble all over by

Hitverdächtig und eine eingehende Message! Tolle Stimme und sehr gut ausgewählte Instrumente. Alles stimmig! Ein Vote für euch.

Seasick Dolphins at 13.07.2020 23:51 about Days of Thunder by Seasick Dolphins:

Danke für die Rückmeldung!

Volle Pulle at 13.07.2020 23:48 about You Tremble all over by

Sehr schöner Song! Technisch gut umgesetzt und arrangiert! Sehr coole Bridge und textlich echt TOP!!! Achtung: Ohrwurm!

Klaus Brandenburg at 13.07.2020 23:42 about Fick dich! by Klaus Brandenburg:

Dankeschön!!! Ich hab ja schon mehrfach mitbekommen, dass der Titel (vor Allem in Kombination mit dem Genre) etwas abschreckend wirrken kann. Von daher freut es mich mega,...

Sillage at 13.07.2020 23:36 about Floss Like A Boss by FLOSS:

Dein Beitrag hätte allein schon wegen des Text-Teasers ein Vote verdient. Da muss man einfach reinhören. Und endlich: Nach über einem halben Jahrhundert unermüdlicher...

Klaus Brandenburg at 13.07.2020 23:18 about N&L - Fame by N&L:

Nice. Gleich mal abonniert und werd die Tage mal reinhören 😃

Over €20,000 in Cash and Prizes!

There will be a main prize donated by HOFA in each of the six categories. In addition, a lot of attractive special prizes will be awarded – we are very happy about the support from our sponsors!

6x 500 € Main Prize
Native Instruments Maschine
Steinberg Cubase PRO
Focusrite ISA One
Adam T8V
Toontrack Superior Drummer + 1x SDX Expansion
Steinberg UR-RT4
Native Instruments Komplete Kontrol S49
Ableton Live 10 Standard
Adam Studio Pro SP-5
Sonarworks Reference 4 Studio with Mic
Shure Beta 87a
Steinberg Dorico Pro
Novation Launchpad X
3x Vengeance VPS Avenger
3x Sonarworks Reference 4 Headphone Edition
100x HOFA Song Analysis
200x €20 HOFA Voucher (College, Plugins, Akustik)
View all prizes