Britain’s Got Reggae (BGR) is a national UK competition that promotes the wealth of reggae talent the UK has to offer. We have some fantastic unearthed grass-roots talent in the UK that are unrecognised because of the lack of knowledge or opportunities that are available.
BGR is in its 6th year, the competition runs for 6 months each year and consists of audition that takes place in Manchester, Bristol, Birmingham, and London. The winners then go on to perform at Rototom Sunsplash in Spain, Boomtown Fair, One Love Festival, and many more events during the year of their reign. through Britain’s Got Reggae Experience.
We offer workshops with information on collection agencies such as PRS, PPL, Copyright, and Intellectual property. We also have run masterclasses in vocal and performance coaching sessions.
We are currently planning an online competition which we will be Worldwide called the Av Reggae Series. Look out for more info coming soon.
Britain’s Got Reggae (BGR) is a national UK competition that promotes the wealth of reggae talent the UK has to offer. We have some fantastic unearthed grass-roots talent in the UK that are unrecognised because of the lack of opportunities that are available. Winners of the competition have performed at Rototom Sunsplash in Spain and supported arena selling artists such as Chronixx and Kofee
Our successes include winners performing at Rototom Sumsplash in Benicàssim Spain, the largest Reggae Festival in Europe. Claire Angel supported Chronixx in 2017, again her and Misa West supported Chronixx & Koffi in 2019. Granny Award Winners Morgan Heritage performed at our event in 2018 along with Kabaka Pyramid. We have built a large forllwoing on our Facebook page of over 160,000 followers and have a reponsive audience.
Britain’s Got Reggae Experience
Outside of the competition we have the Britain’s Got Reggae Experience, where organisations can reach out to us when they need a cohort of artist to fill slots at their event. We also reach out to carnivals, festivals and promoters for opportunities for our up and coming artists. We will promote the mainstream artists to our fast growing 150,000 followers and we will offer sale of ticket support.
We provide masterclasses for our artists with organisations such as PRS & PPL collection agencies. People within our team deliver sessions on copyright and intellectual property and provide vocal and performance sessions to help with the development of the artists.
Reggae Army is a platform for young singers to consider reggae as their choice of music. We understand that we need the younger artists to embrace the reggae culture with the aim to continue the legacy.
Sun Feb 20th Intellectual Property
Sun March 6th Mechanical Copyright
Sun March 20th Performance Royalties
Blac Awards 2021
International Day Award 2018
In 2018 Cyrlene Braithwaite ala Minister Emoven was presented with an International Reggae Day Trailblazer Award for teh contribution to the development of reggae with her work wirh Britian’s Got Reggae & City Link-Up creating accessfor aspiring artists to showcase their talents in the UK & Europe. Other awards went to Toots & The Maytals, Trojan Records, Jet Star Records, Millie Smalls, Anthony Washington, Popsy and the late Michael Campbell.
AAA Success award 2016
For outstanding achievements in performing arts in memory of Antoin Akpom
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