Sam Bailey

2013 The X Factor Winner and Christmas Number One singer

  • Won the 2013 series of The X Factor
  • Achieved Christmas Number 1 with her debut single Skyscraper
  • Starred in a number of stage shows including Fat Friends- The Musical, Chicago and Vampires Rocks Musical
  • Headlined three nationwide tours
  • Supported Beyonce during her The Mrs Carter World Tour

The winner of The X Factor in 2013, Sam Bailey won the heart of the nation with her powerful vocals and loveable personality. From here Sam went on to achieve the illustrious Christmas number one spot with her debut single Skyscraper and release two hit albums. A fantastic choice of virtual speaker, Sam her vibrant stage presence allows her personality to wonderfully shine through the screen wowing audiences everywhere.

Following her success on the talent show, Sam began to dominate the UK music scene with her first album storming to the top of the charts. A nationwide tour soon followed selling out iconic venues across the country. As well as this she was invited by one of the industry’s biggest stars, Beyonce, to support her on the UK leg of her world tour. Over the years she has continued to make music, even working on songs with the legendary American composer Stephen Dorff.

Music has always been Sam’s passion and in 1996 she made her first attempt at a career in the industry. As part of the duo Girls Next Door, they released the track Too Late which unfortunately didn’t make it. Thinking her dream was over she became a prison officer, but an audition on The X Factor in 2013 changed everything. Blowing away the competition she won the show, and the rest is history. At her virtual events, Sam can discuss her remarkable journey to the top, explaining how she dealt with setbacks early in her career and even perform some of her hits.

As well as her singing career Sam has also made a mark on stage. Starring in productions such as Chicago, Fat Friends- The Musical, and Vampire Rocks. Describing herself as an ally to the LGBT+ community Sam has also been a regular at Pride events across the UK.

Such a versatile performer she delights audiences at every event she attends and her dab hand with technology meaning nothing is lost from performing through a screen.

Official Testimonials

Sam Bailey is regularly booked to engage audiences at virtual events, read their latest feedback below:

“Sam Bailey absolutely brought the house down! Her voice grabbed the room and held the 1000 strong audience till the last note, utterly stunning. Down to earth, a pleasure to work with. Her name on the weekend was great for business, plenty of social media buzz beforehand amongst guests, a sold-out event!” – Max, Away Resorts

“The shows were received AMAZINGLY well and the feedback we’ve had since has been incredible. We couldn’t have picked a more perfect person than Sam to join us on this venture. She was so incredible at the school workshop, and the performances she gave were outstanding!” – Laura, First Family Entertainment

“Sam was extremely easy to work with and was incredibly laid back, happy to mingle with the audience too. Her voice is just flawless and she completely wowed the crowd. It was a pleasure to have Sam at our event and we hope she enjoyed it too!” – Alice, Nomura

To enquire about Sam Bailey for your next virtual event or webinar, simply contact The Online Speakers Agency via or call a booking agent on 0203 9317 391.