Season 1: Was held at the Tabernacle Theatre London in 2014 it was the shows maiden voyage and was a fantastic success the show ran for six straight Friday’s and the competition was won by “Chardel Rhoden”She won an album recording deal and management deal. The award was presented to her by The Right Honourable Aloun Ndombet Assamba who was the Jamaican High Commissioner to the UK at the time.
Season 2: Was held at the Shaw Theatrein Euston London in 2015 and again this was a fantastic success. We made history also in that we were the first Reggae based production that the Shaw approved to conduct a six-week show, and the first Reggae Competition to be featured in a central London venue. While season one auditions were only held in London the show progressed straight away and season two became our first nationwide affair with auditions conducted in Wales, Bristol, Birmingham as well as London. The competition was won by “Jo Caesar”She won an album recording deal and a management deal. Her award along with the two runners up was also presented by The Right Honourable” Aloun Ndombet Assamba.
Reggae Star Factor 2018 Season 3: This event was brought back to The Tabernacle Theatre Londonby popular demand and again we had some great industry names on the judging panel and in the mentors role including legendary Jamaican reggae producer King Jammy’s and each show has always included exciting live performances by top Reggae artists which have included (Bitty McLean, Peter Hunnigale, Max Romeo, Vivian Jones&Janet Kay) To name but a few. The competition was won by “Sheldon Senior” He won a musical trip to Jamaica to record a single with the legendary guitarist/producer “Earl Chinna Smith” He also gets to perform at Jamaica’s legendary venue “Jamnesia” And in 2019 he will be performing on Jamaica’s biggest music festival “Rebel Salute” 2019.
Reggae Star Factor Reloaded: This is a live showcase which aims to feature the best contestants from each season. A once a year live band showcase which had its maiden voyage after season one at the fabulous and historic Jazz Cafe in Camden London. This event was a great success and had a major impact in regard to promoting the season two talent show so this is something that we plan to do once a year from 2019.
Reggae Star Factor Live UK Tour: While the reloaded event was only held in London as that’s where the organization is based, we are planning to embark on a 2019 / 2020 live band tour of the UK. This will consist of the best contestants from all shows and those who have recordings on our compilation album(s). Bringing the new generation of UK Reggae performers to other major cities in the UK such as Birmingham, Manchester, Bristol etc.
Reggae Star Factor Europe (Talent Show Season 4)
The directors & Team have a clear vision of where we want to take our fantastic talent show next and we want to now include Europe. What an exciting project this is going to be, Bringing the best unearthed reggae talent to the forefront not only from the UK but also via France, Holland, Germany, Italy etc. We plan to hold our European audition process in Paris May 2019. Paris is straight forward for any auditionee to get to from other European countries and we will also be holding auditions in London June 2019 with the main shows being held in a top London theatre. This is going to be a massive event, As for outside of the Euro-vision song contest there is no other Euro wide music talent show least of all a reggae based one. This is a fantastic opportunity for all European undiscovered reggae based musical talent.
Details to apply for the May 2019 Paris audition Coming soon
Please note that audition dates & location will be announced shortly / Paris auditionee’s will be asked to bring a copy of their passport to the audition as proof of identity.