London-based dance/pop radio station, Kiss have launched a public search for a new presenter, called The Kiss Chosen One sponsored by Blackberry. The project sees the station hosting a series of live auditions in and around London, kicking off at Westfield Shopping Centre, on Saturday 15th January.
Contestants will be judged by Kiss Group Programme Director Andy Roberts and a Kiss presenter at each event, including hip hop DJ Manny Norté and breakfast presenters Rickie, Melvin and Charlie, who will shortlist the five best entrants from each heat. From there, the finalists from the auditions will face trials and challenges, where the most successful contestant will be crowned The Kiss Chosen One.
Saturday 15 January: Westfield, White City
Saturday 22 January: Lakeside, Thurrock
Saturday 29 January: Whitgift Centre, Croydon
Saturday 5 February: Central London
As well as the live auditions, entrants can also upload their audition online, for the chance to be seen by the judges.
About the project, Andy Roberts says: ”It’s always important for us to grow our own talent and to offer new opportunities to our listeners – The Kiss Chosen One is a great chance for someone to get a head start in our industry on one of the most listened and watched media brands in the UK.”
For more information go to TotalKiss.