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SHOOT : Live performance at G-A-Y London. From working on the perfume counter of Saks Fifth Avenue in New York where she sold Rhianna red lipstick, to writing a song for her just a couple of years later, Bebe Rexha’s rise to fame has been nothing less than meteoric. She burst onto our screens when she […]
SHOOT : With the Hairspray UK tour hitting the roads again in 2017, never was there a better time to relive some of the classic tracks, sung by the stars of the show. Featuring olivier award winner Leanna Jones as Tracy, Brenda Edwards as Motormouth, Ashley Gilmour as Link Larkin, Layton Williams as Seaweed and Monique Young as Penny (Hairspray UK Tour).
SHOOT : 5 After Midnight Live at G-A-Y 5 After Midnight (formerly 5AM) are a three-piece boy band consisting of Kieran Alleyne (born 11 April 1995, aged 21), Jordan Lee (born 8 October 1995, aged 21) and Nathan Lewis (born 4 September 1993, aged 23). The trio formed five weeks prior their first audition, in which […]
SHOOT : Saara Aalto, runner up in The X Factor 2016, first London performance. Saara Aalto is a Finnish pop singer, songwriter, and voice actress. She placed second in the first season of The Voice of Finland in 2012. Aalto also competed in the Finnish national selection to represent Finland in the Eurovision Song Contest twice, […]
SHOOT : Steps were back with a bang on Saturday night, as they reunited at London’s G-A-Y club to ring in the New Year with their first show in over a decade.
SHOOT: X Factor Winner Matt Terry, first live performance. Matt Terry (born 20 May 1993), aged 23, is a waiter from Bromley. At his first audition, he sang a cover of Ben E. King’s “Stand by Me”, which earned him four yes’. Following the eliminations of Freddie Parker in week two and Ryan Lawrie in […]
SHOOT : X Factor evictee Sam Lavery live performance. Samantha Lavery, aged 17, is a college student from Durham. In her first audition, she sang a cover of Ellie Goulding’s Explosions which earned her 4 yeses. At the Six-Chair Challenge, she covered Mamma Knows Best by Jessie J and was given chair number 5, though Simon […]
SHOOT : 2015 X Factor winner Louisa Johnson live performance. An English singer from Thurrock, Essex, Louisa was the winner of the twelfth UK series of The X Factor in 2015. Aged 17 at the time of winning, she is the programme’s youngest winner, with Simon Cowell naming her as the best singer he’d ever seen on the show. […]
SHOOT : X Factor evictee Gifty Louise live performance. Images available for license through WENN. twitter
SHOOT : American singer and songwriter Daya featured on The Chainsmokers’ song “Don’t Let Me Down” and has released a self-titled EP, Daya, which features six songs, including “Hide Away” Images available for license through WENN. website | twitter
SHOOT : X Factor evictee Freddy Parker, live performance. Images available for license through WENN. Freddy Parker, aged 18, is a kennel worker from Ashford, Kent. In his first audition, Parker performed a cover of Amy Winehouse’s Love Is a Losing Game which earned him 4 yeses from the judges. On week 1 of the […]
SHOOT : Rebecca Ferguson live performance. Images available for license through WENN. Rebecca Caroline Ferguson (born 21 July 1986) is a British singer and songwriter. She came to prominence in 2010 when she became the runner-up of the seventh series of The X Factor, losing to the winner that year, Matt Cardle. She subsequently signed […]
SHOOT : Bratavio – First act to be evicted from the 2016 season of X Factor – live performance Images available for license through WENN. Bratavio (formerly Bradley & Ottavio), is a duo consisting of Bradley Hunt (aged 23) and Ottavio Columbro (aged 24), both from Southampton. Ottavio Columbro previously auditioned for The X Factor […]
SHOOT : Chad Michaels performs as Cher. Chad Michaels’ career as one of the world’s premier Cher Impersonators now spans two decades of acclaim and has seen him collaborate with and entertain industry favourites such as Elton John, Christina Aguilera, Cyndi Lauper, Gene Simmons, RuPaul, and even the Diva Herself, Cher. Chad’s career highlights in the art […]
SHOOT : West End Animated, A Mousical Evening at the Hippodrome Casino, London. A magical night of Disney music for the child in all of us sung by the West End’s best performers, and all in aid of the Make A Difference Trust.
SHOOT : Portraits of Jonathan Hellyer for cover and editorial.