Are you London’s best kept secret?

This is your chance to show us what you’ve got. We’re looking for singers, rappers or spoken word artists.

Win the chance to perform at Alexandra Palace Theatre on 27th October 2022 alongside a star-studded line-up for ‘One Step beyond, with Suggs and Friends’

The winner will perform alongside a star-studded line-up…

From Madness frontman Suggs, London legend Paul Weller to Reggae selector David Rodigan

How do I get involved?

Send in your video by filling out the form.

Applicants must be 15- 18 years old.

Entries will be reviewed by a panel of industry judges

You’ve got until 28th September. 

Please read all T’s & C’s

and don't forget to FOLLOW US! @hephorizons

Meet our judges

Suggs, frontman of Madness

Stuart Worden, Principal of The BRIT School

Kwame Kwaten, Manager, Producer & industry expert

Keir Fullerton, Head of A&R at Warner Records UK

Key Information

Talent showcase

Submission details: Video via online form

Categories: rap, song and spoken word.

Application opens: 18th June 2022

Application closes: 28th September 2022

Shortlisting: 29th September 2022

Judges meet: 30th September 2022

Winner announced: 6th October 2022


Must live within the boroughs of Haringey and Enfield or be at BRIT/BRIT Kids

Must be 15- 18 years old

Must have parental/ guardian permission


Performing the winning song on stage at ‘One Step beyond, with Suggs and friends’ as part of the star-studded line up on 27th October 2022

Entry criteria 

-Applicants should submit a video performance of their song consisting of music and song lyrics

-The song must be no more than 5 minutes in length, if a song is longer it will not be accepted

-Entries received after the deadline will not be considered

-Shortlisted applicants will have their song available for the public to hear on Horizons website and social channels in the weeks leading up to the event

-The shortlisted applicants in each category will be chosen on or around 29th September

-Shortlisted applicants will partake in auditions in front of our judges on 30th September to decide the winner

- The final winner will perform at Alexandra Palace theatre, 27th October 2022

-Please read all the terms and conditions before entering for this competition

Terms and conditions

By entering the competition you agree:

Winners will be available to perform at the event as detailed:

One Step beyond, with Suggs and friends will take place on Thursday the 27th October 2022.
- The winners must be accompanied by a parent/legal guardian on the night

- Must agree to the normal requirements placed on performers, namely:
- To perform at the time notified to them (for the agreed length of time);
- Agree to any filming or recording as required;
- Work with the Stage Manager and meet all Health and Safety requirements

Welcome to One Step Beyond, with Suggs and friends, raising funds for Horizons!

Empowering children and young people to express themselves and positively change their world

From Madness frontman Suggs, London legend Paul Weller, the Pretenders founding member Chrissie Hynde to Reggae selector David Rodigan, singing sensation Tiana Major9, Tottenham songbird  Miraa May & soulful singer-songwriter Leah Weller!

Tickets are now on sale.....

To purchase a gold table for ‘One Step Beyond with Suggs and Friends’ click here

Circle tickets have SOLD OUT

Gold ticket timings: 6.30pm-1am

Circle ticket timings: 8.30pm doors, 9pm show

Join Suggs and friends on 27th October 2022, in London’s spectacular Alexandra Palace Theatre, one of North London’s best kept secrets.

Suggs, the frontman of Madness will be hosting this unforgettable night joined by some of Londons most talented musicians including singing sensation and Jam frontman Paul Weller, the phenomenal Chrissie Hynde and DJ set from soundclash champion David Rodigan MBE – while raising funds for Horizons. This will be Horizons' first fundraising event and what better way to kick off!


All funds raised will go towards creating a fairer, more equal start in life, through access to educational resources, extra-curricular activities and experiences across academia, technology, sports and the arts. Your donation will be supporting children and young people to thrive in a rapidly changing world.

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Thank you for your support!

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