With another week of England has an incredible talent auditions just around the corner, the series has shared another sneak peek. This 1 minute and 30 second overview is sure to have you wanting to know more about the band.
May 20, England has an incredible talent shared a video of an upcoming group audition. The video features ten singers on stage, making up the group Welsh of the West End. The short preview features the band singing “From Now On” from The greatest showman.
It is undeniable that this group shines on stage. In the video, the standout singers nail their individual parts, while the band’s harmony is heard perfectly in the background. Singing a song from such a popular movie is always risky, but their rendition is undoubtedly one of the best to hit the To have talent arrange. Not only was their rendition of the song breathtaking, but the band made it their own by adding a Welsh line at the end of the song.
Right from the preview, fans are dying to know more about the mighty band. The general consensus among fans is that their beautiful voices are some of the best heard in this series. Will honorary band Golden Buzzer be making their first appearance on BGT for this group? Only time will tell.
Who are the West End Welsh?
A lot BGT fans quickly recognized this band from their viral videos posted in 2020 and 2021. The musical theater supergroup has over 15 million views and 250,000 likes online for their versions of musical theater classics. Welsh artists usually sing songs from Broadway musicals: Les Miserables, The Phantom of the Opera and Wicked. London’s Official Theatre, What’s on Stage, BBC and iTV presented Welsh of the West End before BGT.
Although their website talks about the group’s accomplishments, there is no story about how this group came to be. All we currently know is that band member Steffan Hughes started posting videos of the band in April 2020.
As part of their YouTube cover series, the group released a rendition of The Greatest Showman’s “From Now On” in 2020. This video has gained nearly 1.5 million views over the past few years. Their most recent cover was a Christmas song posted on YouTube in December 2021.
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