Collabro are the world’s most successful Musical Theatre group. In 2014 they
met for their first rehearsal above a pub in London and just a month later went
on to rouse the whole of Hammersmith Apollo into a standing ovation during
their first ever public performance of ‘Stars’ for the Britain’s Got Talent judges.
Having triumphed in their Semi-Final heat with over 63% of the votes, they then
won the overall competition with one of the biggest majorities ever. This
subsequently led to them joining Simon Cowell’s label Syco, and
hence becoming label-mates with the likes of One Direction, Little Mix, Susan
Boyle and Il Divo.
In the three years since the competition, Collabro have released a Number 1
debut album “Stars”, followed by “Act Two” which peaked at Number 2 in the
charts in the summer of 2015. They have performed at the Royal Variety
Performance; twice on Britain’s Got Talent (most recently the 10-year Grand
Final compilation of past contestants – having been voted ‘The Nation’s
Favourite BGT Winner’ in a national poll) and are now enormously successful
internationally. Notably, they have performed for over 30 million people in
Japan on Music Station on two separate occasions – receiving a Gold Disc for
Best International Artist alongside Sam Smith and Meghan Trainor. They have
also completed two tours of America and signed a major US record deal.
Collabro were originally Jamie Lambert, Michael Auger, Matthew Pagan,
Thomas Redgrave and Richard Hadfield. In 2016 Hadfield announced he was to
leave the band in pursuit of other projects and his other band mates wished
Since then, Collabro – now Matt, Tom, Jamie and Michael – have already
performed to 7 million people on Soccer Aid 2016 to critical praise
and garnered excellent press reviews for their first performance as a four piece.
Currently, the band are planning their forthcoming tours of Canada, Japan and
America having recently performed at the 2016 BBC Proms in the Park.
March 2017 sees the release of their highly anticipated third studio album
-‘Home’- a collection of stage classics, fan favourites and also their first original
song ‘Lighthouse’. This new record is receiving exceptional critical reviews and
further affirms Collabro’s position as the most successful Musical Theatre
recording group in the world.