If you’re planning to become the next Neyo, don’t worry about travelling too far because the London Songwriters Week has arrived.

The event which takes place from 18th – 22nd May 2009 aims to inspire, educate and entertain audiences, whilst raising the profile of songwriting and songwriters in the UK.

LSW plans to provide a platform to showcase the talent of UK Songwriters through a series of showcases, seminars and performances. There will also be a chance of networking & development.

Advanced online registration will be required for most London Songwriters Week events and is available now.

You can also follow the London Songwriters Week 2009 build up via Facebook, Twitter and Myspace.

Words by Nadifa Sheikhey