Sarah Ikumu is rapidly gaining recognition as one most exciting young singers in the UK. Her soulful voice enthralled the audiences of Britain’s Got Talent 2017, seeing her receive the ‘Golden Buzzer’ from Simon Cowell. She went on to reach the final of the competition and has since gained widespread popularity. Her recent performance at Showtime At The Apollo (FOX TV) airing to 25 million was met with praise, most notably online where the video of her performance went viral receiving 8 million views in the space of two weeks.
Sarah’s impressive vocal ability is beyond her years; whilst embracing the influence of the likes of Whitney Houston, Jennifer Hudson and Aretha Franklin, she stamps her unique print on some of Soul and Motown’s greatest records. Having just turned seventeen years old, Sarah is a young talent who is rapidly becoming one of the most highly regarded up and coming musicians in the UK.