Leicester's Best MC

This project empowered the young people in many ways: by increasing/improving their knowledge base, accomplishing a music video and studio recordings, culminating in a performance at Leicester’s supreme venue the O2 Academy with the headline acts - Giggs and Griminal.


All of the young people involved also received accredited certificates.

Accredited course included:

Four week, three hour course helping 25 artists prepare for the show.

Standards achieved:

  • ∙ Song writing
  • ∙ Literacy and numeracy skills
  • ∙ Performance skills
  • ∙ Presence and confidence building
  • ∙ Artist development

The recording process combined a music video of all contestants (see below), team bonding including promoting mutual understanding, respect and awareness of different social and ethnic backgrounds