Music industry judges: With a prestigious line up of music industry judges, TeenStar gives acts the opportunity to get heard by some of the most important music industry professionals. Previous competition judges have included record label A&R from Sony Music, Warner Music Group and Universal Music, as well as national radio DJs, regional press and BBC Introducing, with the judges getting more prestigious as the competition progresses.
Want to get heard by music industry judges? Enter TeenStar now!
At each TeenStar event a panel of music industry judges are chosen who reflect an assortment of music genres, techniques and professional interests to ensure a credible scoring system is provided for all the performing acts. The judges’ role is to identify those acts that have the potential to make it in the music industry and get signed as an artist in today’s current market.
Want to get heard by music industry professionals? By entering TeenStar you could be performing in front of these judges:
Mark Hill - Ivor Novello award winner
Mark Hill, an Ivor Novello award winner, British recording artist, songwriter and record producer, is particularly known as one half of the successful Garage duo the Artful Dodger. Mark Hill, an …Read More...
Kerrang! Radio's Alex Baker
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Syco Entertainment's Eddie Evelyn-Hall
Syco Entertainment's Eddie Evelyn-Hall has worked in the television industry for over 10 years. In this time he has worked on sucessful shows such as; The Voice, The X Factor, Britain's …Read More...
CeCe Sammy Celebrity Vocal Coach
CeCe Sammy, a celebrity vocal coach, vocal producer, TV judge, TV presenter and artist developer has worked in many capacities with an impressive roster of talent and industry big wigs including Will …Read More...
Universal Music’s James Meadows
Universal Music’s James Meadows has been a musician for over 10 years having toured with the likes of the Arctic Monkeys, The Ordinary Boys and The Subways. Following this Universal Music& …Read More...
X Factor's Jake Quickenden
Singer songwriter Jake Quickenden has been singing and writing his own songs from a young age. Jake began his media career by appearing on The X Factor in 2012 and returned again in 2014. He has made a …Read More...
Radio DJ Annie Nightingale MBE
Radio DJ Annie Nightingale - first ever female DJ and Radio 1's longest serving DJ
Radio DJ Annie Nightingale MBE is best known as Britain’s first female DJ, and is now Radio 1’s longest serving …Read More...
Choice FM DJ Ras Kwame
Choice FM DJ Ras Kwame’s knowledge and influence on the UK music scene is undisputed, and he is renowned for being a leader in representing the UK urban scene, and encouraging the UK’s new music …Read More...
Hampshire Recording Studio Engineer and Producer
Hampshire recording studio engineer and producer, Gareth Henderson, has been involved in the music scene for over 25 years and it’s far more of a passion than a career. …Read More...
Producer and Songwriter Laurence Hobbs
Laurence Hobbs is producer and songwriter signed to Notting Hill and 23rd Precinct Music.
Laurence Hobbs - Producer and Songwriter
As a writer and producer Laurence Hobbs has written with …Read More...
Radio KISS FM's Charlie Hedges
Radio KISS FM’s Charlie Hedges is the youngest female breakfast DJ in the UK, a Sony Gold Award winner, and one of the UK’s hottest new club DJs. Radio KISS FM’s Charlie Hedges …Read More...
Professional Singer and Theatre Star Jon Moses.
Jon Moses is a professional singer with vast experience in performing on stage. He has performed in theatre productions such as Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Oliver Twist, …Read More...
Si Hulbert, music producer for One Direction
Si Hulbert, music producer, is a multi-platinum music producer, DJ and songwriter, who has written and produced tracks for huge acts including One Direction, Ed Sheeran, Professor Green, …Read More...
Another Level member Dane Bowers
Another Level member Dane Bowers started out with the R&B boyband, Another Level, and went on to collaborate with True Steppers and Victoria Beckham. He also had a much publicised relationship …Read More...
Head of A&R at Future Music Management
Chris Grayston is currently head of A&R at Future Music Management.
With a music career that spans over two decades, Head of A&R of Future Music Chris Grayston has undoubtedly …Read More...
Universal Music A&R judge - Simon Li
Universal Music A&R judge Simon Li is responsible for fielding all demos sent to Universal’s UK website. Universal Music A&R judge Simon Li listens, files and responds to all …Read More...
International music and vocal examiner Stuart Slater
Music examiner Stuart Slater is a drummer by trade with UK touring and session work under his belt, and his own music school based in Wiltshire. In addition to being a head judge …Read More...
Choice FM presenter – E Plus
Choice FM presenter E Plus is a DJ and presenter for Choice FM, using his show to bring his listeners the freshest urban music first.
Choice FM presenter E Plus began his musical career as a member of …Read More...
Malcolm McLaren - manager of The Sex Pistols
Malcolm McLaren was arguably one of the most cutting edge musical prodigies of the last 40 years. Most known for his outspoken nature and for managing both The Sex Pistols and the New …Read More...
Atomic Kitten’s Liz McClarnon
As one third of one of Britain’s biggest girl bands, Atomic Kitten, Liz McClarnon has travelled the world on sell-out tours, performed for the Queen at Buckingham Palace and has countless …Read More...
Information on The Voice auditions.
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