About the Contest

Things to know before submitting!


Music has the most amazing power to uplift, inspire and unite! Each year, as Life Vest Inside kicks off World Kindness week, thousands of people from across the globe will come together in celebration of kindness through song and dance. Each year musicians and artists from around the world will have an opportunity to be a BIG part of that by submitting their song for a chance to be selected as the WorldWide Dance for Kindness Anthem!

  • Is your song recorded?(You’ll need to
    submit a soundcloud link of your song when
    applying. Don’t worry it only needs to be a
  • Is your song an original work?
    (Must be an original work to be submitted)
  • Does your song have a title?
    (Be creative!)

How it Works!

Steps for submitting your song!


STEP 1 | Submit Your Application: Be sure to review the checklist,
terms and conditions and FAQ’s before applying.

STEP 2 | Wait for Approval! We will review your submission and keep
you posted to let you know when song voting will officially open. See calendar below.

STEP 3 | Receive Your Toolkit: Helpful social media posts, copy, and
little tricks of the trade to get the word out and help you promote
your song!

STEP 4 | Spread the Word! Increase your chances of winning by en-
couraging your friends, family, the person sitting next to you on the
train to cast their vote! Let them know that your song is in the running
to be this year’s DFK anthem! (The artist that receives the most votes
wins! It’s that simple!)

STEP 5 | Winner Announced! Once voting closes, the artist with the most
votes will be selected as the official DFK Anthem winner!

STEP 6 | Get Produced! Work hand in hand with Life Vest Inside and music
industry professionals to produce your song and get it sounding just right to be
heard WorldWide! (Oh yeah, I said WorldWide!)

STEP 7 | Get Psyched! Your song will be dance to all around the globe in
honor of World Kindness!


2017 Contest Now Closed


DFK Anthem Calendar of Events


January-1-Submissions-Due February-1 February-5 February-15 March-1 March-10 March-15 June-1

Check out our FAQs and terms and conditions to learn more
Questions? Email us at dfk@lifevestinside.com