Darell Keys

Darell is a versatile young singer-pianist based in London with a wealth of playing experience spanning over 15 years. His relaxing repertoire can be performed instrumentally or with vocals and is perfectly suited to all occasions, from corporate events to drink receptions. He has played in a variety of venues, such as The Bedford, Alban Arena, Excel Centre and The Paul Robeson Theatre.

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Set List / Repertoire

Please Note: Any of the songs on Darells repertoire can be performed with vocals or instrumentally, providing he has enough notice on the song preferences!

Repertoire List (requests are welcome with 3 weeks notice minimum)

Fly Me To The Moon 
East of the Sun 
Let’s Fall In Love 
Blue Skies 
Lullaby of Birdland 
There Is No Greater Love 
Straighten Up and Fly Right 
Let’s Face The Music and Dance 
Girl From Ipanema 
I Can’t Give You Anything But Love 
Lady is the Tramp 
Check to Cheek 
Hello Dolly 
Cry Me A River 
It Don’t Mean A Thing 
Blue Moon 
God Bless The Girl 
Ain’t Nobody’s Business 
Ain’t Misbehavin’ 
Over the Rainbow 
My Favourite Things 
That’s Life 
Moon River 
Cheek To Cheek 
Body and Soul 
Don’t Get Around Much Anymore 
Someone to Watch Over Me
Moon River

My Girl-The Temptations 
I Can’t Help Myself- The Four Tops 
I Heard It Through The Grapevine- Marvin Gaye 
Sitting on the Dock of the Bay- Otis Redding 
Where Did Our Love Go? – The Supremes 
Someday We’ll Be Together- The Supremes 
You Can’t Hurry Love- The Supremes 
Baby Love- The Supremes 
I Want You Back-The Jackson 5 
Come See About Me-The Supremes 
Ain’t No Mountain High Enough-Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell 
Respect-Aretha Franklin 
Chain of Fools-Aretha Franklin 
Say A Little Prayer- Aretha Franklin 
Sweet Inspiration-The Sweet Inspirations 
Good Times-Sam Cooke 
Dancing In The Street -Martha and The Vandellas  
Can’t Take My Eyes Off You – Franki Valli 
Who’s Lovin You?-Smokey Robinson 
Here Comes The Sun- The Beatles 
Bridge Over Troubled Water-Simon And Garfunkel 
Imagine-John Lennon 
You’ve Got a Friend in Me-Carole King 

Signed, Sealed,? Delivered- Stevie Wonder 
Superstitious-Stevie Wonder 
Masterblaster-Stevie Wonder 
Higher Ground-Stevie Wonder 
Isn’t She Lovely-Stevie Wonder 
How Deep Is Your Love? – The Bee Gees 
Proud Mary-Tina Turner Version 
Dancing Queen-Abba 
Mamma Mia-Abba 
Ain’t No Sunshine-Bill Withers 
I’m Every Woman-Chaka Khan 
Ain’t Nobody-Chaka Khan 
Got To Be Real- Cheryl Lynn 
This Will Be-Natalie Cole 
The Best of my Love- The Emotions 
Blame it on the Boogie- Jackson 5 
Lovely Day-Bill Withers 
You Should Be Dancing- The Bee Gees 
Night Fever – The Bee Gees 
Don’t Stop Me Now-Queen 
I Wanna Be Your Lover-Prince 
Don’t Stop-Fleetwood Mac 
September-Earth,Wind and Fire 
A Case of You-Joni Mitchell 
Let’s Stay Together-Al Green

Upside Down-Diana Ross 
Never Too Much-Luther Vandross 
Rock with You-Michael Jackson 
Billie Jean-Michael Jackson 
I Want To Break Free-Queen 
What’s Love Got To Do With It?-Tina Turner 
Get Down On It-Kool and the Gang 
Celebration-Kool and the Gang 
Forget Me Nots-Patrice Rushen 
How Will I Know-Whitney Houston 
I Wanna Dance With Somebody-Whitney Houston 
Before I Let Go -Maze  
Cameo – Candy 
Sexual Healing-Marvin Gaye  
Teardrops-Womack and Womack 
Faith-George Michael 
Express Yourself-Madonna 
Like A Virgin-Madonna 
Back 2 Life-Soul 2 Soul

Patience-Take That 
I Want It That Way-The Backstreet Boys 
Wannabe-Spice Girls 
Say You’ll Be There-Spice Girls 
Always Be My Baby-Mariah Carey 
Hero-Mariah Carey 
We Belong Together- Mariah Carey 
Emotions- Mariah Carey 
One Sweet Day- Mariah Carey 
Simply The Best-Tina Turner 
Man In The Mirror- Michael Jackson 
Toxic-Britney Spears 
Hey Ya- Outlast 
Beautiful Girl-Sean Kingston 
Rehab-Amy Winehouse 
Valerie-Amy Winehouse 
Back to Black- Amy Winehouse 
Bleeding Love- Leona Lewis 
Firework-Katy Perry 
Titanium-David Guetta 
When Love Takes Over- David Guetta  
Fix You-Coldplay 
Viva La Vida-Coldplay 
She Will Be Loved-Maroon 5 
This Love- Maroon 5 

Angel of Mine-Monica 
Killing Me Softly- The Fugees 
End of The Road – Boyz 2 Men 
Survivor-Destiny’s Child 
Cry Me A River- Justin Timberlake 
No Scrubs-TLC 
Say My Name-Destiny’s Child 
Bills, Bills, Bills- Destiny’s Child 
Doo-Wop- Lauryn Hill 
Ex-Factor- Lauryn Hill 
Ordinary People-John Legend 
Crazy in Love-Beyonce 
You Remind Me- Usher 
7 Days- Craig David 
Mario- Let Me Love You 
H.E.R and Daniel Caesar- Best Part 
All My Life-K-Ci and Jojo 
One in a Million- Aaliyah 
Fallin- Alicia Keys
If I Ain’t Got You- Alicia Keys
No One- Alicia Keys

Havana-Camila Cabello 
Don’t Start Now-Dua Lipa 
Levitating-Dua Lipa 
Shape of You- Ed Sheeran 
Castle on the Hill- Ed Sheeran 
First Time-Ed Sheeran 
Blinding Lights-The Weeknd 
I Can’t Feel My Face-The Weeknd 
Earned It-The Weeknd 
Shoutout to my Ex-Little Mix 
Black Magic-Little Mix 
Sorry- Justin Bieber 
Peaches-Justin Bieber 
We Found Love-Rihanna 
Raise your Glass-Pink 
We Are Young-Fun 
Cheap Thrills-Sia 
Rolling In The Deep-Adele 
Into You-Ariana Grande 
7 Rings- Ariana Grande 
Thank U, Next- Ariana Grande 
One Last Time- Ariana Grande 
Break Free-Ariana Grande 
Into You- Ariana Grande 
New Rules-Dua Lipa 
Domino- Jessie J 
Bang Bang-Jessie J 
Flashlight-Jessie J 
Driver’s License-Olivia Rodrigo 
Hold My Hand- Jess Glynne 
I’ll Be There- Jess Glynne 
Telephone-Lady Gaga 
Poker Face-Lady Gaga 
Bad Romance-Lady Gaga 
Shallow-Lady Gaga 
Rain on Me- Lady Gaga and Ariana Grande 
Anyone-Justin Bieber 
A Team- Ed Sheeran 
Photograph- Ed Sheeran 
Castle On The Hill- Ed Sheeran 
Earned It-The Weeknd 
I Can’t Feel My Face- The Weeknd 
Grenade-Bruno Mars 
Treasure-Bruno Mars 
Uptown Funk-Bruno Mars 
Leave The Door Open-Bruno Mars 
Happy-Pharrell Williams 
Get Lucky-Daft Punk 
We Found Love-Rihanna 
Take A Bow-Rihanna 
Next To Me-Emeli Sande 
Read All About It-Emeli Sande 
Stay With Me- Sam Smith 
Shotgun-George Ezra 
One Kiss-Calvin Harris 
Promises-Calvin Harris 
Sugar- Maroon 5
Girls Like You- Maroon 5
Say So-Doja Cat
Kiss Me More-Doja Cat

House/Dance/UK Garage
Show Me Love- Robin S
So Good To Me-Chris Malinchak
Finally- Cece Peniston
Fill Me In-Craig David
Rewind-Craig David
Movin Too Fast-Artful Dodger
Flowers-Sweet Female Attitude
Gotta Get Thru This- Daniel Beddingfield
Runnin-Naughty Boy
La La La-Naughty Boy

Wedding Songs/Ballads 
Your Song-Elton John 
Someone Like You-Adele 
When We Were Young-Adele 
Make You Feel My Love-Bob Dylan 
All of Me- John Legend 
I Can’t Help Falling In Love With You- Elvis Precisely 
Thinking Out Loud-Ed Sheeran 
Perfect – Ed Sheeran 
A Thousand Years-Christina Perri 
You Are The Reason-Calum Scott 
At Last-Etta James 
Rewrite The Stars-Zendaya and Zac Efron 
Everything- Michael Buble 
H.E.R and Daniel Caesar- Best Part 

This Christmas-Donny Hathaway 
I’ll Be Home For Christmas 
Santa Claus is Coming to Town 
Silent Night 
Away in a Manger 
The Christmas Song 
O Holy Night 
Winter Wonderland 
Christmas Time is Here 
It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas 
Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas 
White Christmas 
Let It Snow 
Feliz Navidad 
Mary’s Boy Child 
Sleigh Ride 
Jingle Bell Rock 
Once In Royal David’s City 
War Is Over 
The Fairytale of New York 
Santa Baby 
Rockin’ Around The Christmas Tree 
Ave Maria 
Good King Wenceslas 
Wonderful Christastime 
Do They Know It’s Christmas 
Last Christmas 
The First Noel 
Joy To The World 
O Christmas Tree 
All I Want For Christmas Is You 
The Christmas Song 
Auld Lang Syne 

Amazing Grace 
As The Deer 
Leaning On The Everlasting Arms 
Nearer My God To Thee 
Great is thy Faithfulness 
How Great Thou Art 
Abide With Me 
Above All 
How Great Is Our God 
I Know My Redeemer Lives 
Because of Who You Are 
Total Praise 
Our God Is An Awesome God 
Oceans (Where Feet May Fail) 
In Christ Alone 
O Happy Day 
Ode To Joy 

Full Biography

Darell is a versatile singer-pianist based in London with a wealth of playing experience spanning nearly 20 years. His relaxing repertoire is perfectly suited to all occasions, from corporate events to drink receptions. He has played in a variety of venues, such as Royal Festival Hall, Banqueting House, Waddesdon Manor and numerous other prestigious locations. whilst he still regularly plays in churches and in ensembles. His musical collection spans a wide range of genres such as pop, classical, jazz, and gospel music.

Darell comes complete with his multiple tier keyboard setup. If you require any special song requests, he can add these into your set list. at a small cost. Because of his varied repertoire list covering a range of genres, you will certainly find something to suit your needs! Darell can promise a prompt start time and a calming vibe for your events.

Darell has now added his sumptously soulful voice to his performance and can now sing to certain songs in his sets. He is able to perform either fully instrumental or featuring both vocals and keys. Please see his new promotional show reel for examples of his amazing vocal talent.

Any of the songs on Darells repertoire can be performed with vocals or instrumentally, providing he has enough notice on the song preferences!

* Please select if you would like just piano or piano & vocals, when you make your enquiry.


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3 Customer Reviews

Performance quality: 5 stars
Sound quality: 5 stars
Behaviour: 5 stars
Communication: 5 stars
Audience engagement: 5 stars
Value for money: 5 stars
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Perfect for our Corporate Dinner!

5 stars - Darell Keys are Highly Recommended
booked Darell Keys for their event in Northamptonshire

“We hired Darell to play during our appreciation dinner for our customers. We always struggle to find a suitable artist for our annual dinner but Darell was great and played a mixture of old and modern songs. Everyone enjoyed - would definitely book again.”

Outstanding! Made my party so special

5 stars - Darell Keys are Highly Recommended
booked Darell Keys for their event in London

“All my guests commented how amazing Darell was. He played a wide range of songs, from Christmas classics to pop. He even accommodated our random requests! Hugely talented pianist and a really lovely guy to boot. Would recommend him without hesitation.”

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