Kristina Sablan's original song 'Angel Up Above' earned her a top 5 winning slot in the International Songwriting Competition Finals in Hollywood CA, on December 9th, 2016. Part of the 'Your Music Out Loud In the USA' International Songwriting Competition 2016. Kristina Sablan's song 'Angel Up Above' came in 4th place. The Finals event was at the famed 'Kulak's Woodshed' in N. Hollywood CA on December 9th, 2016, where the top 30 finalist were heard. Kristina performed her song 'live' and also performed 'A Prayer' in front of a live audience and a live webcast aired Internationally.