GUESS WHAT? OUR 2021 ISSA THEME SONG IS BORN!”Celebrate Together” Matt Strader came up with the title. Thanks Matt!It is in production in Nashville, and the winning lines that we were able to keep the collaboration on the theme target were contributed by the following ISSA member songwriters: Alexander Jarvie, Alyssa Ruffin, Candy Carpenter, Clare CunninghamGary Savage, Matt Strader, Michelle Storm, Nina Flaaseth, Peggie Nora, Rachel Mason, Shelly Jones, Stevie Walton, Tamanie Dove, Tara Kye, Thomas Green, Tim Lim and our very own Tony Olson, of course. Thank you all so much for your contribution to our 2021 ISSA Theme Song, “Celebrate Together” Stay tuned for instructions, should our strong singers with recording equipment wish to help us record it. If you have already performed on a previous theme song, we ask that you kindly let a new member step in. These theme songs just keep getting better every year!!!

All proceeds from any sales of this song are contributed to the Global Hunger Relief Fund based in Nashville, Tennessee.

2020 ISSA Gold Winning Artist Lisa Mitts and Brandon Bee release a brand new single titled, “Fly Away” under the ISSA Records label.


You can purchase their new song by clicking here


Lisa Mitts is an ASCAP registered recording artist, singer/songwriter, pianist, and performer. She received Album Of The Year (Gold) at the 2020 ISSA Music Awards as well as Female Songwriter of the Yea rat the 2019 ISSA Awards. Together with her producer, Brandon Bee, she received the WSA (World Songwriting Awards) 2020 Best Song Production for the title cut of her EP, ‘The Breakthrough’. She has recorded and written with R&B artist, Allen Stone, Canadian artist Jon Bryant, as well as in Franklin, TN at the Castle Studios with renowned Nashville musicians. Her music ranges in genres from pop to country, classic rock, singer/songwriter and contemporary Christian to jazz and piano instrumental. Lisa has released 8 original albums (including 2 piano instrumentals), as well as several singles. Her music is available on all digital outlets including ITunes and Spotify and is played on many radio stations in other countries as well. In addition, Lisa donates a portion of her profits to a foundation for helping survivors of sex-trafficking here in the U.S.**To hear clips of live performances please visitInstagram.com/LisaMittsMusic OR Facebook.com/LisaMittsMusic

Brandon Bee, is a producer/songwriter/worship artist. He not only produced his own solo records and different creative projects, but also has produced hundreds of other artists. His solo music is written in a passionate, Indie Pop Worship style but also has Folky influences from his childhood.

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DIMITRIS NEZIS

Dimitris Nezis was born and raised in Athens. By the age of 17 he started his studies in vocals
and music theory in National Conservatory of Athens & Fame Studio of Ant1 that finally brought
him to have studied Music performance & recording in University of West London in 2015.
His voice and stage performance made him cooperate with famous singers of Greece like
Yiannis Ploutarxos, Lavrentis Maxairitsas, Julie Massino, Kalomira and his acting lessons him
gave an extra opportunity in thriving in theatre shows amongst big tv stars like Stelios Kalathas
& producers like Stratis Panourios.
He has successfully participated in Music festivals & contests worldwide, and since 2011 he has
released 20 singles & 2 albums, that have reached thousands of views & streams on YouTube &
all digital platforms.
His debut English song “OUT OF ME”, written by DJ TREVI and him, is released in late 2020
and was discriminated as the 6th BEST POP SONG out of 700 nominations in WORLD SONG
WRITING AWARDS 2020. The Helives & DJ Crazy ant remixes are pretty successful and
popular on playlists worldwide.
Currently he mingles with Radio presentation as long as he broadcasts 2 shows in the biggest
web and fm radios of Greece(Music domination show & Hits Pulse powered by Mix Avenue
project).
In January 2021 he is releasing his latest greek single “Osa lahtarisa” from Spicy music Greece
and his whole artist profile, releases & live performances are being supported by top Greek
promo company NKS PROMOTION. On Feb 2021 2 more remixes of “Out of me” are being
released as EP’s from Gwalla – famous rapper- and French composer SAM’M.
In April 2021 his gets 6 nominations for “INTERNATIONAL SINGER SONGWRITERS
ASSOCIATION AWARDS 2021″ awards for : Best Male vocalist of the year, Best rising star of
the year, Best album of the year for “Remixed & Unreleased”. Best song of the year for “Out of
me”, Best male songwriter of the year & Best male emerging artist of the year.
His latest Greek single “ORGI” is already a radio hit in Greece and is about to become his
biggest success in streams plus sales til now.
While his music is getting viral in radios worldwide, in Summer 2021 he is releasing his first fully
English EP ,with songs written by Tony Black, SAM’M, DJ Chart and others.