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Judges’ Top Scores and Sponsor Prize Winners Announced

TEENSTAR PRIZE WINNERS

The TeenStar 2017 Grand Final prize winners and judges’ top scores have been revealed! The national singing and dance competition TeenStar Grand Final took place on Saturday 29th July at The Alban Arena in St Albans, and gave acts the chance to perform in front of a massive crowd and industry judging panel. All acts were competing for the title of ‘TeenStar Champion 2017.’

TeenStar 2017 Prize Winners

The Grand Final was professional filmed as all Grand Finalists will feature on Showcase TV on SKY TV  in a special one-off show, to air later this year. The overall singing and dance winners will be announced on Tuesday 1st August.

The overall singing winner of TeenStar will win:

  • Production of their album in one of the UK’s finest recording studios, River Studios.
  • Work with a top producer on their songs.
  • Fully produced video of the single of their choice.
  • An initial extensive winner’s publicity package (previous winners coverage includes; BBC and ITV television, Rewind Magazine, Mojo, RWD, Q Magazines and more).
  • A comprehensive consultation and development package which includes image and brand advice, a social media revamp, and access to industry contacts, plus more.

The overall dancing winner of TeenStar will win:

  • Sponsorship deal with a major dancer supplier (or equivalant cash prize). 
  • Fully produced video of the TeenStar performance of your choice.
  • Promotional photo shoot by one of the UK's best photographers.
  • An initial extensive winner’s publicity package (previous winners coverage includes BBC and ITV television, Rewind Magazine, Mojo, RWD, Q Magazines and more).

TeenStar Grand Final Judges

The TeenStar 2017 Grand Final judging panel included;

  • Ryan Jenkins - Professional Dancer and Choreographer
  • Swoosh - From Flawless Dance Group
  • Tom Lightfoot - A Talent Producer for The X Factor and Britain’s Got Talent
  • James Ellett - From Modest Management, who manage artists such as; One Direction, Little Mix and Olly Murs to name a few! 
  • Natalie Shay - Open Mic UK winner and award winning singer songwriter artist
  • Truchio Powell - A Creative and Events Director
  • Chris Grayston – Head Judge; Music Consultant For Sony and Thames TV and Head of Future Music

Look out for all the judges’ feedback to follow on the website.

TeenStar 2017 Grand Final - Judges’ Top Scores

Pre-Teen Singers Top 5 Judges' Scores:

1st - Brooke Burke

2nd - Theresa Delaney

3rd - Archie

4th - Jeremiah Emmanuel

Joint 5th - Adam Cusack and Sophie Dundas

Pre-Teen Dancers Top 5 Judges' Scores:

1st - Slay3rZ

2nd - Destiny Andrew (Tribal Modern Dance)

3rd - Ellie-Rose

4th - E-Kidz

5th - Tara

Mid-Teen Singers Top 5 Judges' Scores:

1st - Annabel

2nd - Beaux Beatz

3rd - Eliza Mai

4th - Chantee

5th - Rebecca Luckham

Mid-Teen Dancers Top 5 Judges' Scores:

1st - Scandalous Productions

2nd - James Afroman

3rd - Georgie & Molly

4th - Fierce

5th - DUPLEX

Late-Teen Singers Top 5 Judges' Scores:

1st - Roadstead

2nd - Okeam Briscoe

3rd - Alex'Nicole Jamieson

4th - Cassa Jackson

5th - Arion

Late-Teen Dancers Top 5 Judges' Scores:

1st - Katy Smith

2nd - UNTAMED

3rd - Excel Dance

4th - Amelia Chappell

5th - Fierce

TeenStar Sponsor Prize Winners

Singer Sponsor Winners

  • Brooke Burke
  • Annabel
  • Roadstead

The winning singing acts in all three age categories have won studio recording time at River Studios and vocal lessons with celebrity vocal coach CeCe Sammy 

Pre-Teen Dance Sponsor Winner

  • Slay3rZ

Squad Dancewear, who specialise in selling the latest styles of great quality dancewear products, have provided the winning dance act a 3-piece set of their choice which includes; a top, shorts and leggings plus a ‘Squad' baseball cap.

Mid and Late Teen Dance Sponsor Winners

  • Scandalous Productions
  • Katy Smith

The winning dance acts have been awarded a scholarship to the Flawless Dance School in London! Flawless were created in 2004 and went public in 2005 bringing something fresh, new and original to the dance world. They found huge success in the first series of Britain’s Got Talent and have since worked with Kylie, Madonna, Jay Sean to name a few.

Flawless are very passionate about dancers finding their place within the industry, they understand how important it is for up and coming dancers to know their strength and weaknesses, so they are able to identify what needs to be worked and improved on. The Flawless dance school not only teaches dance but also mentors and monitors student progress by providing end of term reports.

TeenStar Showcase Winners

The following acts were selected as Showcase Winners at the TeenStar Grand Final, and will have a special showcase meeting with music industry professionals to discuss further development for their music careers.

  • Hazel
  • Eva Rose Finnemore
  • Erin Leah
  • Adam Cusack
  • Ethan Cross
  • Brooke Burke
  • Katie Louise
  • Kezia
  • Annabel
  • Morgan Metson
  • Summer Parris
  • Eliza Mai
  • Eliza Mackenzie
  • Okeam Briscoe
  • Cassa Jackson
  • RIKA
  • Alex'Nicole Jamieson
  • Amy Walklett
  • Emily Ray
  • Abigail McEwan

TEENSTAR PRIZE WINNERS

The TeenStar singing and dance competition Grand Final is the climax of the whole competition! To get your place booked for next year’s competition ready for the auditions beginning in summer, enter TeenStar 2018 here. 

Open Mic UK is still open for entries for 2017, however audition places are filling fast to get involved in this prestigious competition. If you are interested in auditioning for 2017 for more information and to enter go to www.OpenMicUK.co.uk.

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