Bailey is Newcastle's viral busker
after becoming an social media sensation when a video of him singing on Northumberland Street went crazy online.
"I can give people a platform for people to do what they're doing - especially buskers
, as I think it's so brave to just get out here and take any comments from passersby.
The idea of donating to a busker
using your card is an incredibly alien concept to most people.
The three friends returned to the tearooms, and then Mandy went outside to see if she could hear the spooky busker
Tabby McTat brings life the adventures of a busker
's lost cat
Hundreds join in as busker
plays Wonderwall after Liam Gallagher gig in Cardiff
But while KT is supportive of buskers
performing on the streets, she isn't a fan of the trend which sees them using hundreds of pounds of kit to have their voices heard.
Charlotte Campbell, a full-time busker
in London, said without it "we're at risk of becoming a dying art"
The dad, who is understood to have had two young children, described himself as a singer/songwriter, street culture activist and professional busker
who "takes songs to the streets and stages of the UK and beyond".
Voting is now open but it closes at 1pm on Monday (October 23) so you better hurry if you want to see the Aldershot busker
back on the show.
Durham Business Improvement District (BID) had planned to hold auditions today to give out an unlimited number of permits for buskers
in the city.
It helps me because I'm a career busker
. That's what I do for my living.