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We help music creators get paid for their work and give people easy ways to legally play and copy music.
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Early February: Entries openEarly March: Entries closeEarly May: Finalists announcedTBC - Early June: Award presented at the New Zealand Country Music Awards in Gore
The APRA Best Country Music Song Award is presented at the Country Music Awards in Gore each year which has been running for over 40 years.
You can check out some of the past winning songs on our spotify playlist