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Gigs – London's big busking competition

Gigs 2015

Gigs in the Mayor of London's annual busking competition for young Londoners.

Performances took place at  high profile London locations between 18 July and 8 August, including St Paul’s Churchyard, Paddington Central, Westfield London, Westfield Stratford City and Network Rail stations including Kings Cross, Victoria, Euston, Liverpool Street and London Bridge. An industry judging panel and the public will choose the acts that will go forward to the Grand Final at Westfield Stratford City on Sunday 6 September.


Vote for your favourite act

The panel has chosen their top five acts in each category. Find out who the judges' choices are.

One act in each category at the Grand Final will be chosen by the public vote and there's still time! Watch the videos from all of our acts and vote for your favourite until Sunday 30 August. 


Find out more about Gigs by watching our video or by reading more here:


Busk in London

If you are outside the age range or don’t live in London, you can still be part of London’s vibrant busking scene.

Busk in London is a ground breaking, city-wide street performance scheme that celebrates busking and supports performers doing what they do best. Find out more on the Busk in London website.