The 2018 Home Composed Song Contest has begun!

The 18 songs participating in the 2018 Home Composed Song Contest have been presented on this website and the voting period is now open! The participants now have until Thursday 1 November to listen to the competing songs and cast their votes.

You can explore all the songs using the menu bar or from this index page.

There is also a public vote so that everyone can have their say. Be sure to share the link with your friends and help your favourite song get more votes!

There will also be a guest jury consisting of some previous HCSC participants who are not taking part this year.

We hope you enjoy the 2018 Home Composed Song Contest!

Submissions are now closed!

The submission period for the 2018 Home Composed Song Contest closed at the end of September, so no more entries for this year’s competition can be accepted.

This year’s entry pages are now being crafted behind the scenes – so stay tuned over the next week or so as we reveal the entries for HCSC 2018 and throw open the jury and public vote!


Welcome to the 2018 Home Composed Song Contest!

The Home Composed Song Contest (HCSC) is an online competition for amateur songwriters and musicians who are also fans of the Eurovision Song Contest.

This website is the home of the 2018 edition of HCSC, which is being hosted by last year’s winner, Eduard Alexogiannopoulos from Greece, together with the members of the organising committee. You can find details of the Rules and how to enter the competition by following the links in the menu bar above.

The submission period is now open – so stay tuned to this site and the HCSC Facebook group for updates, and get writing and submitting your entries!