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James Avery

James Avery is a professional singer/guitarist available for weddings, parties and corporate events. Having performed at countless events all over the world for over 20 years James is certain to keep your guests entertained and provide the perfect atmosphere for your event.

Price from £256 + travel

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Secure your 2022 / 2023 booking before the 30th June 2022, and if Covid affects your event plans, we will offer 100% deposit credit to be used against new bookings.

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Set List / Repertoire

All Of Me - John Legend
Can't Feel My Face - The Weeknd 
Can't Stop The Feeling - Justin Timberlake 
Get Lucky - Daft Punk
Gold on the Ceiling - The Black Keys
Juice - Lizzo 
Shut Up And Dance - Walk The Moon
Tennessee Whisky – Chris Stapleton
Thinking Out Loud – Ed Sheeran

Chelsea Dagger - The Fratellis
Country Girl - Primal Scream
Dakota – Stereophonics
Have a Nice Day - Stereophonics
Mr Brightside - The Killers
One Day Like This - Elbow
Sex On Fire - Kings of Leon
Valerie - Amy Winehouse
You Got The Love - Florence and the Machine

Don’t Look Back In Anger - Oasis
Half The World Away – Oasis
High and Dry – Radiohead
Place Your Hands – Reef
Slide Away - Away
Wonderwall - Oasis
You Do Something to Me - Paul Weller

Dancing In the Dark - Bruce Springsteen
Faith - George Michael
I Wanna Dance With Somebody - Whitney Houston
Power Of Love - Huey Lewis & The News
You Make My Dreams - Hall & Oates

Don't Stop - Fleetwood Mac
Go Your Own Way - Fleetwood Mac
Honkytonk Woman - The Rolling Stones
Long Train Running - The Doobie Brothers
Mustang Sally – Wilson Pickett
Rock With You - Michael Jackson
Signed, Sealed, Delivered - Stevie Wonder
Stuck In The Middle With You - Steelers Wheel
Superstition - Stevie Wonder
Sweet Home Alabama - Lynard Skynard

Brown Eyed Girl - Van Morrison
Gimme Some Lovin' - The Spencer Davis Group
Hard To Handle - Otis Redding
Heard It Through The Grapevine - Marvin Gaye
Here Comes The Sun – The Beatles
Hey Jude - The Beatles
Keep On Running - The Spencer Davis Group
Respect - Aretha Franklin
Saw Her Standing There - The Beatles
Twist & Shout - The Beatles
(Your Love Keeps Lifting Me) Higher and Higher - Jackie Wilson

6 Customer Reviews

Performance quality: 5 stars
Sound quality: 4 stars
Behaviour: 5 stars
Communication: 5 stars
Audience engagement: 4 stars
Value for money: 5 stars
  • Excellent 6
  • Good 0
  • OK 0
  • Unsatisfactory 0
  • Poor 0

Great performer

5 stars - James Avery are Highly Recommended
booked James Avery for their Wedding in Staffordshire May 2022

“James was a great addition to our perfect day and everyone enjoyed his selection and delivery of a wide range of songs”

Thank you for making our wedding celebrations on Saturday such a blast

5 stars - James Avery are Highly Recommended
booked James Avery for their Wedding

“We just wanted to say a big thank you for making our wedding celebrations on Saturday such a blast! We had the best time, we hope you enjoyed it too! You were a big hit with all of our guests and we'd definitely recommend you to any family and friends in the future. Hope to party again with you in the future!”

Made our day even better than what we could have ever imagined

5 stars - James Avery are Highly Recommended
booked James Avery for their Wedding

“Made our day even better than what we could have ever imagined. James was amazing and so reassuring with everything. The fact that he gave us his personal number and said we could call him whenever made life amazing especially for those last minute questions ”

Thank you... Such and amazing atmosphere

5 stars - James Avery are Highly Recommended
booked James Avery for their Wedding

“Very well organised and professional in the lead up to the wedding. James liaised with our venue, spoke to us about timings and song choices so everything ran smoothly on the night. Thank you so much again for helping to create such an amazing atmosphere at our wedding.”

He made us feel at ease about thee evening

5 stars - James Avery are Highly Recommended
booked James Avery for their Wedding

“Jim was very attentive leading up to our big day, making sure we were happy with song choices and set times etc and he made us feel at ease about the evening of the wedding.”

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Price from £256 + travel from Staffordshire

Based on 1 person performing 2 x 60 minute sets

  • East Midlands From £256
  • West Midlands From £256
  • North West From £282
  • South West From £301
  • Yorkshire and the Humber From £307
  • South East From £319
  • East of England From £320
  • Wales From £320

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With over 20 years experience of performing live events James Avery has delighted audiences at weddings, parties and corporate events all over the UK and internationally as far away as Vietnam. 

His extensive repertoire is perfect for any occasion whether you’re looking for live lounge style relaxed acoustic classics, or upbeat arrangements of your favourite hits to get your guests on the dance floor.

James provides full PA and lighting and can provide background music before and between sets to keep your party in full swing. His performances are usually made up of 2 x 60 minute sets during your drinks reception but can be also broken down  in to 3 x 40 minute sets. James can also provide and additional wedding ceremony package should you want to create a bespoke atmosphere with live music for this special part of your day.

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