Tyler West is a talent with many strings to his bow. From representing Team GB in competitions around the world to hosting on national television. His passion for presenting derives from his many interests, covering music, DJ, fashion, film, sport and fitness.
In 2018, Tyler joined the MTV News team hosting their weekly news download for the channel. As he continued to make a presence in the digital space, he became one of the leading presenters on the LEGO YouTube network to over 6.5million subscribers.
Later in the year, Tyler was put as the host for the award winning trivia app HQ Trivia. Hosting the UK show live every week to the apps nationwide users.
He originally ventured into presenting in 2012 where he was interviewed by CBBC for the hit kids tv show Friday Download. Subsequently, Tyler became a guest presenter for the show, this led to Tyler presenting for CBBC’s MOTD Kickabout. A talented street dancer from the age of 11, Tyler co-hosted the live 2014 Streetdance XXL Championships at Wembley Arena in front of thousands.
2015 was a good year. Aged just 19, Tyler landed his first series hosting a brand new series, Kickabout+ for CBBC. Tyler was named as one of the top 5 On Screen Talent in Broadcast magazines Hot Shots Awards. Tyler’s hard work continued in through to 2018 with him hosting special shows for MOTD Kickabout, presenting Blue Peter as well as piloting and developing projects with the BBC.
Through his passion of storytelling, Tyler developed his own podcast the Every Day Hustle Show (available on iTunes, Spotify & Acast) A show diving into pivotal day’s that have changed peoples lives and journeys to where they are today. An inspiring listen which proved to be very successful, with the first series ranking in the top 20 of the iTunes Business charts. The show has series two scheduled for return in 2019.
Maintaining his passion for music from school he continued to DJ at various private venues in and around London releasing his mixes more recently online (mixcloud.com/tylerwestt).
2019 sees other exciting commercial projects and ventures to be announced, including the recent announcement that due to the success of his KISS FM evening slot, he has moved to the ever-popular KISS drive time show. It is his genuine character, on and off screen, that drives his success and ever-growing passion for presenting and entertaining, which shows no sign of slowing any time soon!