Young singing sensation Gracie Hughes from Trinity Catholic College,Lismore has just won the Youth Week Lismore Young Songwriter Of The Year Award.
Young singing sensation Gracie Hughes from Trinity Catholic College,Lismore has just won the Youth Week Lismore Young Songwriter Of The Year Award. Patrick Gorbunovs

Young songwriters win a day’s recording on Coast

SONGWRITERS and musicians impressed the judges at the fourth annual Lismore Young Songwriters Competition awards night on Thursday.

Pop singer/songwriter Gracie Hughes, 14, took out the female young songwriter of the year award with her song, Iron Heart, while 24-year-old Benn Wilson defeated 13 finalists to win the male section for his folk performance of Lonely One.

Benn and Gracie won a day's recording and half-day mixing their songs at Lovestreet Studios on the Gold Coast.

See Monday's Northern Star for the full story on the Young Songwriters Competition.



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