photos: TV pop star Gareth Gates delights holidaymakers in Brean
pop star Gareth Gates headlined a concert at a holiday park in
Brean on Saturday night (May 18th).
The singer, who shot to fame during ITV's Pop Idol in 2002,
performed at Brean's Holiday Resort Unity during a concert for
the start of the summer tourist season.
spokesman for the park told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "Gareth was
a big hit with the big crowd of holidaymakers who watched him.
He showed what a powerful singer and performer he is."
Gates first found fame as runner up in the inaugural series of
Pop Idol. He went on to have four number one hit singles
and has sold more than three million records.
recently, he has been treading the boards and has appeared in
a series of musicals including Joseph and the Amazing Techicolour,
Dreamcoat, Les Miserables and Legally Blonde. He is still a familiar
face on TV, appearing on a number of TV shows including ITVs
Dancing on Ice.
of all ages were in the audience to watch Gareth Gates perform
Gates performed an hour-long show at the holiday park
crammed into the holiday park's events area to watch the show