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Jay John

Jay John is a talented singer-guitarist ready to entertain you & your guests! With an extensive catalogue of over 200 covers, whether you require a relaxed musical backdrop or something to get the party going, Jay always delivers with covers from Ed Sheeran, George Ezra, Marvin Gaye, Kings Of Leon & more.

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Secure your 2022 / 2023 booking before the 31st July 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

A Team – Ed Sheeran
Ain't Nobody – Chaka Khan
Ain't No Mountain High Enough – Marvin Gaye
Ain't No Sunshine – Bill Withers
Another Day – Jamie Lidell
All Night Long – Lionel Richie
All You Need Is Love - The Beatles

Back to Black – Amy Winehouse
Banana Pancakes – Jack Johnson
Best of You – Foo Fighters
Better Together – Jack Johnson
Billie Jean – Michael Jackson
Blame It on Me – George Ezra
Blurred Lines – Robbin Thike
Body Moves – DNCE
Breakeven – The Script
Brown Eyed Girl – Van Morrison
The Bucket – Kings of Leon
Budapest – George Ezra
Buffalo Soldier – Bob Marley & The Wailers

Cake by The Ocean – DNCE
Call Me Al - Paul Simon
Can't Feel My Face – The Weeknd
Cannon Ball – Damion Rice
Castle on the Hill – Ed Sheeran
Closer – Ne Yo
Cocaine – J.J. Cale
Come Together – The Beatles
Could You Be Loved – Bob Marley & The Wailers
Crazy – Gnarls Barkley
Crazy Little Thing Called Love – Queen

Dancing in the Moonlight – Toploader
Dancing Queen - Abba
Don't Know Why – Norah Jones
Don't Stop 'Til You Get Enough – Michael Jackson
Don’t Stop the Music - Rihanna
Dreaming of You – The Coral
Dreams – Fleetwood Mac

Easy - Lionel Richie
Every Tear Drop Is A Waterfall - Coldplay
Everybody Wants to Rule the World - Tears For Fears
Everywhere - Fleetwood Mac

The Fear - Ben Howard
Feel the Love - Rudimental
Fields Of Gold – Sting
Fire And Rain – James Taylor
For Once In My Life – Stevie Wonder
Free Falling - Tom Petty

Go Your Own Way – Fleetwood Mac
Green Eyes – Coldplay
Grow Old with Me – Tom Odell

Hallelujah – Jeff Buckley
Happy – Pharrell Williams
He's Misstra Know It All - Stevie Wonder
Heart of Gold - Neil Young
Heartbeats – José González
Here Comes the Sun – The Beatles
Hey Ho - The Luminaires
Higher & Higher – Jackie Wilson
Hit the Road Jack – Ray Charles
Hold Back the River – James Bay
Hold on We're Going Home - Drake
Hotel California - The Eagles
Hound Dog – Elvis Presley
How Sweet It Is – Marvin Gaye
How to Save A Life – The Fray
Human Nature – Michael Jackson

I Heard It Through the Grapevine – Marvin Gaye
I Just Called to Say I Love You – Stevie Wonder
I Need a Dollar – Aloe Blacc
I Say A Little Prayer - Aretha Franklin
I Shot the Sherriff – Bob Marley
I Want You Back - Jackson 5
I Won't Let You Go - James Morrison
I'll Be There - Jackson 5
I’m Not the Only One – Sam Smith
I’m Yours – Jason Mraz Imagine – John Lennon
I'm Getting Ready – Michael Kiwanuka
Is This Love - Bob Marley
Isn't She Lovely - Stevie Wonder
It ain’t Over till It’s Over – Lenny Kravitz

Jailhouse Rock – Elvis Presley
Jenny Don’t Be Hasty – Paulo Nutini
Just the Two Of Us - Bill Withers

Keep Your Head Up – Ben Howard
Kiss – Prince
Kiss Me - Ed Sheeran

Last Request – Paulo Nutini
Latch - Sam Smith
Lean on Me - Bill Withers
Lego House - Ed Sheeran
Learning to Fly – Tom Petty
Let Her Go – Passenger
Let It Go - James Bay
Let It Be – The Beatles
Let’s Stay Together - Al Green
Little Lion Man – Mumford And Sons
Locked Out of Heaven – Bruno Mars
Love Gets Sweeter Every Day – Finley Quaye
Love Train - The O'Jays
Lovely Day – Bill Withers

Marry You - Bruno Mars
Mr Brightside – The Killers
Man in the Mirror – Michael Jackson
Money on My Mind – Sam Smith
Moves Like Jagger – Maroon 5

Naive – The Kooks
Need Your Love So Bad - Gary Moore
New Shoes – Paolo Nutini
No Woman No Cry – Bob Marley

One Love – Bob Marley
Only Love – Ben Howard
Old Man – Neil Young
Ordinary People – John Legend

Perfect – Ed Sheeran
Photograph – Ed Sheeran
Pumped Up Kicks - Foster the People

Redemption Song – Bob Marley & The Wailers
Rewind – Paolo Nutini
Rehab – Amy Winehouse
Rolling in the Deep – Adele
Rocket Man – Elton John

Save Tonight - Eagle Eye Cherry
The Scientist - Coldplay
Sex on Fire – Kings of Leon
Shape of You – Ed Sheeran
Shotgun – George Ezra
Save Tonight – Eagle Eye Chery
Seven Nation Army – Jack White
She Moves In Her Own Way – The Kooks
Signed, Sealed, Delivered – Stevie Wonder
Sir Duke - Stevie Wonder
Sitting on The Dock of The Bay - Ottis Redding
Someone Like You – Adele
Something - The Beatles
Somewhere over the Rainbow – Judy Garland
Stir It Up - Bob Marley
Stand by Me – Ben E King
Stuck in The Middle with You – Stealers Wheel

Teardrops – Womack And Womack
Tears Dry on Their Own – Amy Winehouse
There She Goes – Bob Marley & The Wailers
There's Nothing Holdin' Me Back – Shawn Mendez

Under the Bridge – Red Hot Chilli Peppers
Umbrella – Rihanna
Use Somebody – Kings of Leon

Valerie – Amy Winehouse Version

7 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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  • Good 0
  • OK 0
  • Unsatisfactory 0
  • Poor 0

A great addition to our corporate 'drinks and nibbles' event!

5 stars - Jay John are Highly Recommended
booked Jay John for their event in Buckinghamshire

“Jay John was a great additional to our corporate festive event. He played a mix of regular songs and Christmas songs throughout the event, entertaining attendees. He was prompt to arrive, quick to set up and well presented. Thank you Jay - we hope to have you back at another event. Would recommend to anyone looking for acoustic background music!”

Amazing singer, lovely bloke! Perfect for weddings!

5 stars - Jay John are Highly Recommended
booked Jay John for their Wedding in Devon

“We had Jay John for our wedding in July during the drinks reception in the garden. Everyone was extremely complimentary of his vocals and song choices. It created a lovely relaxing atmosphere for people to enjoy their drinks and socialise. I couldn’t recommend him enough!”

Set a good atmosphere during the afternoon

5 stars - Jay John are Highly Recommended
booked Jay John for their Wedding in Buckinghamshire

“Jay John was a great bloke to have around during the afternoon of our wedding, he had a great vibe and just played some chilled music whilst the guests enjoyed so canapes and Champagne. We would highly recommend having Jay to play at any event.”

Laid back, sunny Sunday afternoon with Jay John

5 stars - Jay John are Highly Recommended
booked Jay John for their event in Shropshire

“Jay John provided a perfect laid back, chilled vibe, on a beautiful, sunny Sunday afternoon. His quality vocals and acoustic style suited our event really well. We were delighted by his set. While he may be disappointed that the audience did not pay more attention, we can assure him, that he was fully appreciated by our many guests. Warm sunshine, plentiful fizz and Jay's cool vocals made for a fantastic afternoon!! Many Thanks”

Jay was perfect for our event

5 stars - Jay John are Highly Recommended
booked Jay John for their event in Hampshire

“Jay played at our private party. His songs were in his own style, he took requests, engaged well with everyone. Jay was great at checking everything was exactly how we wanted it to be. Our teenaged girls loved every moment of his sets.....”

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Price from £582 + travel from Oxfordshire

Based on 1 person performing 2 x 45 minutes sets

  • Wales From £582
  • West Midlands From £706
  • South East From £706
  • South West From £738
  • Republic of Ireland From £756
  • Northern Ireland From £820
  • East of England From £833
  • East Midlands From £866
  • North West From £1,026
  • Yorkshire and the Humber From £1,122
  • North East From £1,219
  • Scotland From £1,602

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Full Biography

Jay John is a talented singer-guitarist who is ready to entertain you and your guests, no matter what the occasion may be!

Jay is an outstanding guitarist and vocalist who performs the biggest hits in pop, rock, and folk as well as classics from the 50’s onwards. His impressive repertoire of over 200 songs includes everything from Marvin Gaye and Michael Jackson to Ed Sheeran and George Ezra.

So, if you are after some great background music, or you are looking to get the party started, Jay John has your live entertainment covered!

With over 5 years’ experience on the road performing, Jay is a truly professional musician who’ll do everything possible to make your event a memorable occasion.

Pervious clients of Jay John include the 02 Arena Amex Lounge, the London Haig Club, the Langham hotel and many other prestigious venues across the country. With over 5 years’ experience on the road performing, Jay is a truly professional musician who’ll do everything possible to make your event a memorable occasion.

Available nationwide and with an unbeatable repertoire, Jay John is one of the finest singer/guitarists available for hire.

Please note: Jay can only perform outside, if amplification can be used.

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