Next Big Teen Talent Competition | PHOTOS

CHARLOTTE, N.C. —  The Next Big Teen talent competition was Sunday, May 21st at Venue 1801.

The event was hosted by comedian Tyrone Burston and allowed talented local youth to showcase their singing, dancing, and rapping skills with the community.

The winner was a 16 -year-old singer and rapper named Abryon.  He received the $150 first place prize and will be featured in Konnected Magazine.  Abryon will also be given the opportunity to perform at other upcoming events.

DJ MondaeNyte provided the sounds for the afternoon and clothing and dessert vendors were on hand as well.

Kevan Glover, the founder of the Konnected Foundation Inc. and the Next Big Teen competition says he hopes to grow the event and have more local participants in the future.