About Us
[Who are we]
Welcome to UK UNSIGNED

UK UNSIGNED was created by SABA, a UK registered performing arts charity.

Our aim is to promote and develop unsigned UK based performers, giving them a platform to showcase their talent to the industry. We are one of the UK’s first and biggest talent producers, who have showcased through our platform: Little Sims, Leona Lewis, Katie Melua, N Dubz, Flawless and many more. Through UK UNSIGNED competition, we become the UK’s biggest talent producers.

Since 1999 UK UNSIGNED has grown from a single showcase to touring over 100 shows across the United Kingdom and abroad. We have showcased in venues such as; Institute of Directors Pall Mall, Hackney Empire, Broadway Theatre, Shepherds Bush O2, Bush Hall, Millennium, Troubadour Wembley Park Theatre and much more.

Our Track Record

Our track record of events and venues that we have either performed at or have been a part of is like a Who’s Who of historic UK artistic landmarks. These include the London Astoria, the London Mayor’s Respect Festival, Hackney Empire, Shepherds Bush Empire, Festival of Youth Arts, Luton Carnival and even the Bloodstock Metal Festival. We have provided support at major arenas such as the Millennium Dome, Earls Court and Alexander Palace.

Throughout our history we have seen some amazing performers come through our network. This includes:

Leona Lewis

Leona Lewis

Achieving worldwide music sales and international performance showcases such as the Beijing Olympics closing ceremony, the O2 and various high profiled TV performances.
Flawless Dancers

Flawless Dancers

National dance tour with the Royal Ballet, International Street Dance champions, starring roles in “Street Dance – The Movie”
Katie Melua

Katie Melua

Multi-platinum selling artist, one of the UK’s most successful female singer songwriters, successful worldwide tours.

This is just a few of the many thousands of artists who have graced the many UK UNSIGNED stages across the country over the years.

UK UNSIGNED 25th Anniversary Launch

UK’s Biggest Independent Talent Production.
More Categories Than Anyone else! £5000 for the outright WINNER.

What's your talent?
UK UNSIGNED includes the following categories:
Reggae (Song for Jamaica)
Singer Songwriters
Our mission
Our mission statement is to

We Discover new talent straight from their communities. They then get a chance to Showcase their skills for us to assess what realistic options exist for them. From there we provide them with the routes to through which they can Develop their skills to their absolute maximum potential.

This journey may start by registering your profile on our website. Just click on the REGISTRATION option along the top of the homepage of this website. Then select the ARTIST option that will enable you to upload a picture and a sample of one of your tracks. This is meant to be an introduction of yourself so that people can find your other material on other social media platforms.

Registering as an Artist on UK UNSIGNED.co.uk is FREE of charge. To enter the UK UNSIGNED Competition select the REGISTRATION option and follow the guidance given.

We also have a UK UNSIGNED Members Support Package @ £10 per year for solo acts, £15 for duos and £20 for groups. Benefits include recording time, promotional videos for your material and power-play opportunities across our broadcast network

We are now working towards our 2024 Finals where winners will get to perform in showcases around the world. This includes:

  • Atlanta in the USA,

  • Kingston, Jamaica for Rebel Salute

  • Antigua for U Can Dance

All UK UNSIGNED Members will be supported in their development to turn their talent into income-generating entities. For more information, please email info@ukunsigned.co.uk or call the SABA Office on 0208 776 6776.