Knoll singer, 8, progresses in nationwide song contest
is growing for a young singer from Brent Knoll who could soon
be performing at London's O2 Arena after getting a thumbs-up from
the judges of a nationwide music competition.
As first reported here,
Gracie Wickens-Sweet made it through to the regional finals of
TeenStar, a new music competition, earlier this year.
She has since gone on to make it to the area finals and is now
just one performance away from singing in the National Final in
The judges said Gracie is an "incredible talent for eight
years old with great song engagement... you're going to be a star!"
TeenStar is for the UKs best teen and pre-teen singer/songwriters,
rappers and vocalists of all genres who perform either covers
or original material.
Gracie said this week she is excited by her progress in the competition
and added that she cannot wait until the day she gets to perform
live on stage with all the other singers.