Competition Application



  • Complete all sections of the form
  • Your bio should contain, your city and where you are at with your musical career
  • Links to your social media (Facebook, Twitter & Instagram) Please make accounts if you do not have them.
  • Send 3 songs this can be a combination of YouTube, Spotify, Mp3 or any other links of reasonable quality
  • We welcome all sub-genres of reggae but we DO NOT accept any profanity or slackness!
  • You must be living in the UK.
  • All information must be sent in its entirety.



  • The shows are all live, we will provide you with a band.
  • You must have at least 6 original songs to take you through the duration of the competition (we want to encourage artists that sing original material as opposed to cover songs).
  • You will need to plan ahead in the event you do get through the stages.
  • At least 2 good quality photographs for promotions throughout
  • Make sure you have Instagram, Twitter & Facebook accounts this is to support you and to increase your fanbase
  • We will not be accepting bands this year, we will provide vocalists with a band.


We will be holding auditions in various cities:

London 20th Feb at Samsung KX in Kings Cross

Manchester 22nd Feb West Indian Sports & Social Club

Leeds 23rd Feb Venue TBC

Bristol 29th Feb Malcolm X Center

Birmingham TBC

This year we will be also auditioning for under 16-year-olds to audition at any of these cities.  This will not be part of the competition, bit for an amazing opportunity to perform at the 02 Academy in Islington.  All you have to do is simply, find and learn a reggae song, that suits your vocals and come along to the audition.

Email for the youth auditions.

All artists entering the competition must be available for all of the dates below.  We will do a draw to place the artists in the heats after finding our qualifying artists form the auditions.


This year we will be moving to North London, and having our heats at the 02 Academy in Islington on the following dates:

Heat 1 – Sun March 29th, 4 – 8 pm

Heat 2 – Sun April 26th, 4 – 8 pm

Heat 3 – Sun May 31st, 4 – 8 pm

Heat 4 – Sun June 28th, 4 – 8 pm

Semi-Finals – Sun July 26th, 4 – 8 pm

Finals 29th August at an outside venue

Great news!! We are turning our show into a family show, now open to children from the age of 8 to attend with an adult.

Pre-sale tickets go on sale 3rd – 8th Nov