Newcastle Singing Contest: The Newcastle singing contest this weekend saw the area’s best singers come to perform to a music industry judging panel in the hopes of making the next round of the competition!
The music industry judges included:
The Newcastle singing contest saw a guest performance from a previous contestant of The Voice 2015, Olivia Lawson.
Newcastle Singing Contest: See industry feedback below. Please be aware views expressed by judges are opinions and subjective to that particular judging panel. These views in no way reflect the views of the TeenStar competition, and are published with a view to being beneficial to the performing acts.
Jessie D – You looked like a star up there and you performed well. Great tone but watch your diction and breathing as sometimes your voice sounded a little slurred, click here for singing diction and breathing exercises for singing. Great start to the show!
Tahnee Webster – A nicely put together act. Vocally you’ve got good potential. Work on adding energy to your performance, click here for stage performance tips. Nice to see thought put into the performance with the dancers, but they distract from you.
Mia May – Smooth voice. Very expressive on stage. Star in the making!! Really enjoyed your performance with the dancers. Careful about adding too much unnatural effect on your voice.
Sparkle – I’ve seen better performances from you girls, but still good none the less! Lovely harmonies. I was looking forward to this and I wasn’t disappointed. Good image and use of the stage. Some of the song choices were a little cheesy, click here for good audition songs.
EMOJI – Definitely promise with you girls. Practice on keeping you dancing more crisp and together. Great connection with the audience. Don’t let the dancers distract from the lyrics, they’re the most important part, click here for tips on singing groups.
Ellie – You’ve got a unique quality, both vocally and image wise. Lovely natural performance. Work on your diction, click here for tips on singing diction. Good song choice and potential here.
Sasha France – Nice song choice. You’ve got so much potential, it just needs to be brought together using technique and training. Click here for the importance of vocal training.
Pinky – Vocals and performance are getting so much stronger. You don’t need the dancers though; work on holding the performance by yourself. Great image.
Josh Dronfield – You look the part and performed really well. You’ve one to watch. Good use of the stage. Unfortunately nerves seemed to get the better of you, click here for tips on how to sing with confidence.
Jodie Elliott – This is a big song, even for an adult singer. Would love to hear you do a different song, click here for good audition songs. You’ve got definite potential. Work on your performance, click here for stage performance tips.
Aishlin Murray – Love the attention you put into your image and you performance well. Work on your vocals so you gain better control, click here for vocal techniques for singers. With more development you’re really going to shine!
Molly Stobbs – You have a great voice and a different song would have showcased it more, click here for good audition songs. Nice image and performance. Great interaction with the audience.
Amy-Rose Skelton – Confident performance. Great image. Good use of the stage. Liked the song choice.
Ella Brown – Excellent performance and good song choice! Image is great. Full of charisma! Well done Ella!
Rebekah Grace Summerhill – One of the strongest voices of the day! Good song choice. Bring more passion to your performance, click here for stage performance tips.
Brook – Vocally you are stunning but your confidence and performance need some work to help you go further! Click here for stage performance tips and how to sing with confidence. Good use of the guitar.
Isla – Quirky performance, would have liked to see you use the stage rather than just using the stand, click here for stage performance tips. You looked so happy up there, very confident!
David France – Such great confidence for a young lad! Excellent. Can’t ask for much more. Star quality. You nailed it.
Gracie Black – A very brave performance for someone so young. Keep at it and you could go far in the future. Very nervous vocals, click here for tips on how to sing with confidence.
Plus One – Love your energy and image. Your voices blend well, make sure you give those harmonies a little work to make them tighter. You had the audience clapping!
Courtney Hadwin – A very captivating performance. You look like a star! Careful with over styling your voice, let the natural tone came out more. Lots of emotion in the performance.
Catherine Wilkie – Strong vocals but make sure you put more thought into your song choice and image to help complete the overall performance. Confidence start.
North East England Area Final - Sunday 31st May Huddersfield Town Hall, Ramsden Street, Huddersfield, HD1 2TA.
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