DAVIDSON – The Summit Coffee Songwriters Showcase announced its songwriter awards for 2012.

The artists were chosen from 24 eligible local, regional, and touring artists that performed at the showcase during the year.  Songwriter of the Year was a tie, awarded to Billy Jones of Davidson and Mike Alicke of Huntersville.

Jones and Alicke will perform with host Rob McHale at the March 21 show.

The Summit Coffee Songwriters Showcase is held on the third Thursday of each month at Summit Coffee, 128 S. Main St.

Details: 704-895-9090.