The Who Loves Who Competition 2019


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(song covered must have been written by a New Zealand artist.)

(musical group or solo act performing on the recording)

Please upload an mp3 version of your recording. File size limit 10MB.

Please upload an mp3 version of your recording. File size limit is 10MB. (File can take a little while to upload depending on your connection speed)

Person Entering Recording

(If more than one performer please designate one contact responsible for all correspondence with Play It Strange. If you are a teacher entering this act please fill in your details in the Teacher Authorization section also)


At least one phone number must be provided.



School Contacts

School Street Address

Teacher Contact for Secondary School Entry Authorization

As this is a Secondary School competition, we require the name and email address of the Principal/Dean or HOD Music to confirm your entry. They will receive an email to reply to which will complete the entry process. 

Terms and Conditions

Conditions of Entry: 2019 The Who Loves Who Song Competition


 1. The performers on the recording must be:

 a) Resident in New Zealand or New Zealand citizens

 b) At secondary school and be under 20 years of age

 c) Attend school at least 16 hours a week.


2. The song covered must be a composition by a New Zealand artist. 


3. Entries. The following will be required:

 a) Completion of an official entry form 

 b) An uploaded mp3 of the work recorded

a) and b) must be received by Play It Strange no later than Monday September 2nd 2019.

Postal entries to: Play It Strange, The Who Loves Who Competition, PO Box 137194, Parnell, Auckland 1151.


a) Only ONE song may be submitted on an official entry form by or on behalf of any one artist/group and must comply with conditions 1 and 2.

b) All decisions of the judges will be binding on Play It Strange and the entrants.

c) In the event of more than one performer having collaborated on recording a competition winning performance, the relevant prize will be allocated to the group. 

d) Play It Strange shall have the right to interpret the above conditions and to determine all issues arising out of this contest. Any such interpretations and determinations shall be final.
e) Unless specifically requested the copies of the entry recordings will be retained by Play It Strange.
f) The entrant shall grant permission for replication, mechanical reproduction, broadcast, internet streaming and downloading and communication of the recording of the song to the public.
g) Play It Strange will have the right to print the name and likeness of any entrant in publicity in respect of the competition and all matter incidental thereto.
h) The entrant agrees to be bound by Play It Strange’s entry procedures, rules and regulations established in this entry form. The judges’ decision is final. No correspondence will be entered into.

i) Copyright. Play It Strange agrees to cover all copyright licensing and permission processes for this competition. The recorded tracks will have publishing royalties paid. For more info on this matter please email

This years prizes ... 

First place - Wins a one day recording session at a top studio (studio selection subject to Play It Strange approval and conditions apply). 

Top Twenty (including first place) -  Inclusion on the 2019 Who Loves Who Competition album 

Please Note

An entry number will be emailed to your Teacher Contact.


Form submission may take a few minutes while files upload. If you have problems please try again or contact us at Alternately you can enter by downloading an entry form and sending it in.