01 May 2015

May Day Celebrations

H.M. Government of Gibraltar is delighted to announce that Sam Bailey will be the international act performing at the May Day Celebrations to be held at Grand Casemates Square on Friday 1st May 2015.

Sam Bailey is an English singer, known for winning the tenth series of the X Factor 2013. As the winner of the X Factor, she received a £1 million recording contract with Syco Music and her debut single ‘Skyscraper’ was released after the show. The single achieved the Christmas number one position on the 22nd December 2013 and she was the first X Factor winner since 2010 to have achieved this.

During 2014, Bailey supported Beyonce in one of her UK Tours as well as performing on the X Factor Live Tour. Her debut album ‘The Power of Love’ was released in March and debuted at number one in the UK album charts. In support of her album, Sam has been very busy with her first ever headline tour in January and February 2015.

The May Day Celebrations will begin at 11am from Casemates Square with a Family Fun Day to include live music and live performances by Art In Movement, Urban Dance, Kristian Celecia, Another Day, Headwires, Super Wookie, Heritage, Jet Stream and the Santos Productions Choir.

For further information please contact the Events Department, Gibraltar Cultural Services on telephone +350 20067236 or email: