CONGRATULATIONS TO THE HLAG 2021 WINNERS!

Beatmaking Special Awards

Best Groove

Best Lyrics

Best Mix

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My name is Mariela Quezada and I live in Lima, Peru.

I studied music at the UPC university in Peru. However, I started studying music production in mid-2018 through YouTube. I was inclined to make urban music like reggaeton or

394 Votes

FORGOT YOUR DETAILS?

tānāshāh is a musical project by Tanya Sharma, an Indian musician currently based in Canada. Growing up in the multicultural city of New Delhi, Tanya explored vocal performance in theatre, French choir, and Sufi music.

However, it was upon travelling

1 Votes

Cindy is french and has been a drummer since she was 15 years old, a few years later she discovered maschines, pads and music production and became CYRX.

159 Votes

Hit Like A Girl Lola Blu/Craviotto Snare Drum

The Sessions "Joe Hibbs" Award

My name is Wiktoria Bialic. I’m from Poland and I’m 21 years old. My adventure with music has began with a musical school which I attended for 12 years.I played on: marimba, vibraphone, timpani. Nobody taught me how to play

Poland
26 Votes

My name is Gabrielle O’Neill and I’m 11 years old. I have been playing drums for 3 years. Here’s my story. In 3rd grade, a sheet came home from school asking kids to pick an instrument. I told my mom

United States
191 Votes

Zultan Emerging Talents Award 2021

To be Announced

School Of Rock Scholarship

Melodics Performance Mini-Contest

Abelton Lesson with Daiza

My name is Angelina & I’m 15 yrs old. I first started playing the drums when my parents bought me my first kit when I turned 8. I love music in general but have a love for playing rock, metal

United States
790 Votes

Cindy is french and has been a drummer since she was 15 years old, a few years later she discovered maschines, pads and music production and became CYRX.

159 Votes

Heyo! My name is Skylar and I am a sophomore at Shadow Mountain High School. I have been making music electronically since 7th grade when I joined the North Valley Arts Academy. That same year I joined Winter Guard Arizona

203 Votes

Hudson/Modern Drummer Mini-Contest

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Hi! My name is Naru. I’m an 11 years old Japanese. I covered a piece of digital music called “Hibana.” This type of music is called Vocaloid. It is a technology that allows devices to create a singing voice by

Japan
110 Votes

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Sydney is a student at School of Rock Canton, Michigan and has been playing drums for the last two years. Sydney played drums every day during Michigan’s quarantine last spring and has become our best drummer in our House Band.

United States
42 Votes

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I’m Mia Chuss. I live near Philadelphia. At age 5 I started to get interested in music. After turning 6 my dad asked me if I wanted to try drums. I instantly loved it! The only problem was that my

United States
1699 Votes

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Baterista independiente, estudie en la superior música de monterrey.

Independent drummer, studied in the superior music of Monterrey.

México
16 Votes

Hey! Nikki here.

I am one of the first women to play kit in Drum Corps International and Winter Guard International! I graduated from the University of Denver with a degree in jazz and now I manage “UpBeat Drum School”

United States
112 Votes

I moved to New Zealand from South Africa where my love for music began and I started learning piano and guitar at a young age. My passion for drumming became very apparent at the age of 12 and I started

United Kingdom
56 Votes

Hi! I’m Julia Stixx, a hard hitting drummer based out of Las Vegas, NV. I found my passion for drumming when I was young. Took lessons in middle school, and went on to play in my H.S drumline. From there,

United States
35 Votes

LP/Rhythm Mini-Contest

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Hi! I’m Yu Chiao from Taiwan.
This year is the 10th anniversary of “Hit like a girl contest”, and it is also my third time to participate,and this time the work is still a solo way to express my music,

Taiwan
118 Votes

Hello, my name is En-Chia Hsu, I come from Taiwan, next month I will be nine years old. I belong to the aboriginal tribe of Paiwan, the place which I live near beautiful mountains and river, my father often teaches

R.O.C
455 Votes

Hi, I’m Beatriz da Silvia Ferreira (but my friends call me Bibi) and I am 8 years old. When I was 4 years old I had my first contact with drums in a musical event and it was “love at

Brasil
653 Votes

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My name is Rebekah Rayner and I’m a 23 year old drummer based in London. I first picked up the drums when I was 6 years old and have not been able to keep away since. My influences include Dave

England
26 Votes

I am a drummer, multi-instrumentalist and producer from the city of Medellín (Colombia).
Since I was seven years old, and thanks to my family, I approached drums with passion and discipline from the very first moment.
I have worked on

Colombia
21 Votes

La música siempre me ha acompañado en mi vida desde que tengo uso de razón, pero fue a la edad de 20 años cuando aprendí a tocar la batería; a veces pienso que empecé un poco grande a tocar, pero

México
553 Votes

Tom Tom Paiste Mini-Contest

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Hi I’m Anabell, I’m seven years old and from the UK. I started playing drums when I was four and I’ve never looked back! I play drums becuse it gives me the freedom to be creative (and make lots of

United Kingdom
1617 Votes

I’m Tyan, a 16-year-old drummer from Singapore who’s been playing for 4 years and hopefully many more to come. I first became interested in drumming through my dad’s love of classic rock, and ACDC’s Phil Rudd inspired me to start.

Singapore
154 Votes

Ankara’da 2013 yılında doğdu. 3 yaşına kadar aile yakınları tarafından büyütüldü . 1 yıl süreli özel bir kreşe devam etti. Anaokul olarak Özel Metod Koleji’ne devam etti. 5 yaşında 1 yıl süreyle bale kursuna gitti, aynı dönemde piyano dersine başladı.(iki

Turkey
237 Votes

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Marcy Kimanzi is a female drummer & percussionist born in Nairobi, Kenya. She has grown her skills through emphasis on defined strokes and rhythmic grooves that come from a background of love for afro music.

She started playing the drum

Kenya
407 Votes

I started playing drums 4 years ago. I needed a hobby after moving to Seattle where I knew absolutely no one. Nowadays, I can’t imagine spending my free time doing anything else.
Two of my favorite drummers are Andy Stack

USA
60 Votes

Sashane Brearcliffe-Clarke, otherwise known as (‘Sashidrumz’), is a female drummer from Ocho Rios, St. Ann, Jamaica who currently resides in Canada. Sashane started her musical journey through the support of her parents, Audrey & Rupert Brearcliffe. As a toddler, her

Canada
1797 Votes

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