Knoll's Gracie Wickens-Sweet on ITV's Britain's Got Talent today
Knoll singer Gracie Wickens-Sweet hopes to win the hearts of millions
of TV viewers tonight (Saturday) when she appears on ITV1's Britains
Gracie is hoping to impress the judges, who include Simon Cowell,
with a powerful performance of 'Somewhere Over The Rainbow'.
won Burnham-On-Sea's 'BOS Factor' talent show last November when
she wowed the audience by singing the same song.
mum, Anne Sweet, told Burnham-On-Sea.com last night: "We
are so proud of Gracie and what she's done so far. It's wonderful
that she's going to be on Britain's Got Talent and we are all
hoping that she impresses the four judges!"
has a lot of local support and is well known in Somerset for her
singing. This opportunity will give her huge national publicity
for the first time!"
have our fingers crossed that she does well this weekend."
month, dozens of supporters crowded into Brent Knoll Parish Hall
for a special concert by the young singer, as
reported here. Gracie,
a pupil at Hugh Sexey School, also previously competed in the
UK's Teenstar talent competition where she reached the area finals
and got selected for the O2 final by the judges.
Gracie's confident performance of 'Over the Rainbow' also won
last November's 'BOS Factor' talent competition in Burnham, as