2017 Judges to be confirmed, watch this space..


Tania Lee
Champions (UK) Plc

Tania has been in the Music and entertainment industry for 23 years as an Independent record label manager, agent and artist manager. Currently the account manager for Grosvenor Casino’s at Champions she also heads up the newly launched Music & Entertainment department.


Danyl Johnson

Danyl Johnson rocketed to fame and into our living rooms via The X Factor in August 2009 where he came 4th. He amazed the audience, and judges alike, with his version of “With A Little Help From My Friends” which has since become a YouTube sensation with over 31 million views. Since his X Factor experience, Danyl has kept himself busy and in contact with his fans, touring extensively around the UK and Ireland. He was also part of the sellout 2010 X Factor Arena Tour. Among other exciting projects, Danyl has been working with some very impressive songwriters and producers at home in the UK and in the USA as well as supporting several charities.

A well loved face around the town, Danyl can be seen presenting Postcode Lottery and performing at the Pride of Reading Awards along with many other exciting projects.


Roy Perestrelo

Roy is the multi-platinum selling Chief Executive of Crossfire Management and music artist manager who has worked with artists from Universal Music, Warner and Sony Music including BGT winner Jai McDowall, and runner up Ronan Parke. Also artists from XFactor including Stereokick’s Tom Mann, Nicky McDonald, XFactor winner Joe McElderry with writers such as Jump Off TV winner Liam Holmes, Tim Hawes and Obi Mhondera of Z1 Music. Roy is also the principle manager for multi-platinum selling Eastern European crossover artist Szilvia Peter-Szabo and classic composer Paul Britt.


Andy Rowe

Woodley based Andy Rowe is bass guitarist and backing vocalist with melodic rock band The Room. Formed in 2010 The band signed to US label MRR releasing their debut album Open Fire in 2012. Last year the band moved record companies and their follow up album Beyond The Gates of Bedlam was released on UK label Bad Elephant Music. Both albums have received considerable radio play across the world alongside interviews and reviews in many publications.  The Room toured the UK extensively in 2015 and will be planning a series of European dates this year. In addition to working in the music business Andy is one of the UK’s leading Voice Over artists and announcers working on huge arena events and studio recordings. Working on audio projects for a worldwide customer base, Andy also has sixteen years’ experience in  event and video production.