StarQuest 2018 - Singing Competion!

Audition in Person

What: Bakewell Media’s 7th Annual StarQuest Singing Competition!

Who: South Los Angeles’s BEST singers go head-to-head for the opportunity to perform in front of hundreds of thousands of people at the 13th Annual Taste of Soul on Oct. 20, 2018. StarQuest4Kids is open to singers 5-17 years old and StarQuest is open to singers 18+.

Where: Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza, 3650 W. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90008, on the Macy's Bridge.

When: Saturday, Sept. 22, 10am - 5pm & Sunday, Sept. 23, 12pm - 5pm.

Why: For an opportunity to showcase and support the talent that lives and thrives within OUR community. Winners will perform in front of hundreds of thousands of people at the 13th Annual Taste of Soul on Oct. 20, 2018!

How: You can perform a cappella, or bring your musical track on a CD or flash drive. Your song should be 1:30 (one minute, 30 seconds) and should be the only song on the CD or flash drive. There should be NO LEAD VOCALS on the song. Background vocals are acceptable.

* This is a singing competition so no rap will be allowed.

** No bands are allowed in this audition.

StarQuest News
The StarQuest Singing Competition Closes Out on the Hyundai Soundstage During the 13th Annual Taste of Soul Family Festival
October 25, 2018
All performers brought their A-games but only two (one child and one adult) could emerge victorious. ... read more »
The 2018 StarQuest Finalists Are…
October 4, 2018
Ten finalists have been selected to perform at the 13th annual Taste of Soul ... read more »
Raw Talent Graces the Stage at the StarQuest Singing Competition Audition
September 27, 2018
Bakewell Media closed out the month of September with the annual StarQuest Singing Competition live auditions (as part of the Taste of Soul Family Festival); where over 70 contestants courageously sang their hearts out during the in-person auditions at the Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza. ... read more »
Calling All Singers, Last Chance to Audition for the StarQuest Singing Competition! 
September 20, 2018
Don’t miss out on your opportunity to audition in-person on Saturday, September 22 & Sunday, September 23 at the Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza  ... read more »
Starquest 2017 Winners Interview
September 18, 2018
Starquest 2017 Vocal Competition Winners Nancy Fifita and Ryan Wirtz visit the LA Sentinel to talk about their experiences as last year’s winners. ... read more »
Taste of Soul’s 7th Annual StarQuest Singing Competition, Bigger and Better Than Ever! 
August 9, 2018
Participants can now audition three different ways   ... read more »
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August 2, 2018
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Hyundai Better LA at Taste of Soul
StarQuest Soundstage Sponsored by Hyundai Delivers on Up-And-Coming Talent
October 26, 2017
Finalist Terrill Williams Carter brought her puppy Tobey for support, as she waited for her moment to shine in front of well-wishers and the Crenshaw family. Carter told the Sentinel she was thrilled to see so many people come and vibe out to great music. ... read more »
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