Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts graduate Constanza Herrero wins John Lennon Songwriting Contest

A Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts graduate has won a songwriting competition named after a Beatles legend.

Constanza Herrero was named the winner the Latin section of the John Lennon Songwriting Contest for her song Me Voy.

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South Perth singer wins grand prize at John Lennon Songwriting Contest

A SOUTH Perth resident reflected on dramatic changes in her life for an award-winning song.

Australian-Chilean singer songwriter Constanza Herrero became a Grand Prize winner with her original song ‘Me Voy’ in the Latin category at the 2018 John Lennon Songwriting Contest.

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Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts graduate, Constanza Herrero has been named the winner of the John Lennon Songwriting Contest with her song Me Voy. The song was written to encourage those facing challenging and adverse circumstances. 


On 1 September, Australian/Chilean singer and songwriter Constanza Herrero was announced as a Grand Prize Winner in the 2018 John Lennon Songwriting Contest.


Congrats to WAAPA alumna Constanza Herrero on winning the John Lennon Songwriting Contest!

Meet Constanza Herrero

Today we’d like to introduce you to Constanza Herrero.

Constanza, let’s start with your story. We’d love to hear how you got started and how the journey has been so far.
I was born in Santiago, Chile. I grew up enjoying singing, listening and dancing to music. When my dad passed away from cancer when I was 8 years old, music played a huge role for me. 


We’re heading west to Perth this morning, to get to know Constanza Herrero, who’s just released a new self-titled EP

Constanza Herrero’s new video Packing Up is a spirited, heartwarming journey

Since kickstarting her career over ten years ago, Chilean/Australian singer-songwriter Constanza Herrero has performed under a number of different names in a number of different groups.


The constant joy and euphoria of Constanza Herrero is astonishing. The Australian-cross-Chile singer and singer-songwriter has formed a delightful and danceable new single, Packing Up.

Haciendo patria desde Australia: Conoce a Constanza Herrero y su primer EP

Remontémonos diez años atrás, el fenómeno juvenil chileno Six Pack (popularizado por la serie Karkú de TVN) consolidaba su éxito con su presentación en el Festival de Viña del Mar 2008

INTERVIEW: Constanza Herrero

Hi Constanza, welcome to VENTS! How have you been?

Hello! Thanks so much for this interview! Here my answers to your questions 

EXCLUSIVE: Premiere of Constanza Herrero ‘Packing Up’ Video

Constanza Herrero is a fast rising Chilean-Australian singer-songwriter who has been in the music industry for much longer than you might expect.

Constanza Herrero release

her new EP

Constanza Herrero is an Australian/Chilean singer-songwriter. Before moving to Australia to study at the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts, Constanza found success as a teenager in Chile. She released solo music under the artist name, Kota, which then saw her join MTV Latin America award winning band, Sixpack

I've received some feedback that people want to hear a little more about Constanza's life, and how I know her. I first heard about Constanza through my mum, who by chance ended up in a vocal workshop that Constanza was running, and very quickly became her #1 fan.