Find an artist for your event...

Jesse McKee

Irish born Jesse McKee is a singer guitarist who has perfected the art of getting the whole room on their feet and dancing! With appearances at Glastonbury Festival and receiver of the BBC Radio Introducing 'Track of the Day', Jesse is an accomplished performer who will create the perfect vibe at your special event!

Price from £359 + travel

Check date & price instantly


Secure your 2021 / 2022 booking before the 30th April 2021, and if Covid affects your event plans, we will offer 100% deposit credit to be used against new bookings.

Read full offer terms

Set List / Repertoire

Johnny Cash: Ring of Fire
Johnny Cash: Folsom Prison Blues
Beatles: With a Little Help From My Friend
Guns n Roses: Sweet Child Of Mine
Guns n Roses: Knocking on Heavens Door
Bob Marley: Every Little Thing
Bob Marley: No Woman No Cry
Bob Marley: Redemption Song
Elvis Presley: Hound Dog,
Elvis Presley: Suspicious Minds
John Denver: Country Roads 
Ray Charles: Hit The Road Jack
Ram Jam: Black Betty
Otis Redding: Dock of a Bay
Stealers Wheel: Stuck In The Middle With You
Stand By Me: Ben E King
Creedence Clearwater Revival: Bad Moon Rising
The Animals: House Of The Rising Sun
Nirvana: Smells Like Teen Spirit
Amy Winehouse: Valerie
Undertones: Teenage Kicks
The Proclaimers: 500 miles
Van Morrison: Brown Eyed Girl 

Blues Brothers: Everybody Needs Somebody
Tracy Chapman: Fast Car
Soft Cell: Tainted Love

Oasis: Wonderwall
Oasis: Don’t Look Back in Anger
The Verve: Bittersweet Symphony
Red Hot Chilli Peppers: Under The Bridge
Blackstreet: No Diggity
Fatboy Slim: Praise You
Green Day: Time of Your Life
Eagle Eye Cherry: Save Tonight
Cornershop: Brimful Of Asha
Toploader: Dancing In the Moonlight
Vengaboys: Boom Boom Boom Boom

Mumford & Sons: I Will Wait
Mumford & Sons: Little Lion Man
Paolo Nutini: New Shoes
Paolo Nutini: Candy
Gnarls Barkley: Crazy
Aloe Blacc: I Need a Dollar
Sean Kingston: Your Way Too Beautiful
R.E.M: Losing My Religion
Ben Howard: Keep Your Head Up
Coldplay: Fix You
Coldplay: Yellow
The Lumineers: Ho Hey
Kings Of Leon: Use Somebody
The Killers: All These Things I’ve Done
The Killers: Smile Like You mean it
The Killers: Mr Brightside
The Kooks: Naive
Rednex: Cotton Eye Joe
Kodaline: I All Want
Bon Ivor: Skinny Love
The Script: The Man Who Can’t Be Moved
Ed Sheeran: A Team
Nathaniel Rateliff: When Do You See.
One Republic: Counting Stars
Sam Sparro: Black & Gold
The White Stripes: 7 Nation Army
KT Tunstall: Suddenly I See
Jeffery Martin: Man
Alex Clare: Too Close
Jake Bugg: Lightning Bolt
James Vincent McMorrow: We Don’t Eat
Stereophonics: Have a Nice Day

Irish Songs
Thin Lizzy: Whiskey In The Jar
Steve Earle: Galway Girl
The Dubliners: Dirty Old Town
The Dubliners: I’ll Tell My Ma When I Go Home

6 Customer Reviews

Performance quality: 5 stars
Sound quality: 5 stars
Behaviour: 5 stars
Communication before and at your event: 5 stars
Audience engagement: 5 stars
Value for money: 5 stars
  • Excellent 6
  • Good 0
  • OK 0
  • Unsatisfactory 0
  • Poor 0

Brilliant performer, perfect for any event!

5 stars - Jesse McKee are Highly Recommended booked Jesse McKee for their event in London January 2020

“Jesse came to play at our event, a 30th birthday party. Everybody at the party absolutely loved him. He was able play the perfect mix of old and new music, he's got a great voice and by the end of the evening he had everybody up dancing! He's also a really nice guy and interacted well with all of the party guests. I would definitely recommend booking Jesse for any event, we'd certainly love to book him again in the future; thanks Jesse!”

Fantastic voice, very responsive in the planning

5 stars - Jesse McKee are Highly Recommended booked Jesse McKee for their Wedding

“Fantastic voice, very responsive in the planning of the wedding, reasonably priced and very honest/accommodating on the practicalities of ideas.”

Such a lovely voice and a lovely chap on top of that.

5 stars - Jesse McKee are Highly Recommended booked Jesse McKee for their Wedding

“Amazing live set, played all our favourite songs! Such a lovely voice and a lovely chap on top of that. Ended our special day with his DJ set and had to whole room on their feet til the very end!”

Amazing!! Perfect artist for our wedding!!

5 stars - Jesse McKee are Highly Recommended booked Jesse McKee for their Wedding in Wiltshire

“Jesse was absolute fantastic. My wife and I wrote a very short brief about our song choices and he delivered them brilliantly. Our guests absolutely loved him and he had the dance floor packed on only his 2nd track. It was not only the quality of his voice and wide range of songs but his he added his own very cool twist to some classic tracks. O can’t recommend Jesse highly enough for his professionalism and quality, he definitely added such a positive vibe to the day and was definitely one of our highlights!!”

Your professionalism, kind manner and sense of humour was infectious

5 stars - Jesse McKee are Highly Recommended booked Jesse McKee for their event at The Gallivant in East Sussex

“Thank you so much for performing at my daughter’s 30th birthday party. Thank you for accommodating all the different age groups attending the party. You covered a lot of genre’s! Your professionalism, kind manner and sense of humour was infectious. Everyone loved you. Most importantly you have a fantastic voice. I think you will receive a few more bookings from our family and friends. We will definitely book you again in the future. Thank you so much.”

See more customer reviews (1)


Price from £359 + travel from East Sussex

Based on 1 person performing 2 x 45 minute sets

  • South East From £359
  • South West From £397
  • East of England From £397
  • Wales From £423
  • West Midlands From £436
  • North West From £500
  • East Midlands From £500
  • Yorkshire and the Humber From £564
  • North East From £603
  • Scotland From £692

Most Alive Network artists travel UK wide and internationally. Get a guide price instantly by clicking the 'get quote' button and entering your event date and location. Make an enquiry and we will liase directly with Jesse McKee to confirm price, availability, and the provide you with a confirmed quote.

Get Instant Quote

Performance Times

2 x 45 minutes

From £359 + travel

Get a quote

3 x 45 minutes

From £510 + travel

Get a quote

2 x 60 minutes

From £428 + travel

Get a quote

Booking Options

Customise your booking with the following options...


Provided by act...

Required by act...


Default lineup: 1 performer

Solo Singer/ Guitarist

Full Biography

Irish born Jesse Mckee grew up in the country side of beautiful County Down. There he worked on his families farm and played music in the evenings until the wee hours of the morning, during a weekend trip away to the lovely coastal town of Brighton, Jesse instantly fell in love with the charismatic charm of the city and took the plunge by moving there permanently.

He now plays music full time where he resides in the heart of Brighton. Now playing over at least 200 gigs per year Jesse has perfected his craft. A well rounded performer, perfect for those upbeat events & parties, Jesse has perfected the art of getting the whole room on their feet and dancing.

Jesse can is also perfect for those more relaxed periods where all the party needs is some chilled out classics or some background instrumental music perfect for setting that ambient vibe.

Since moving to Brighton to become a professional musician Jesse's accolades include:

-Supporting Van Morrison
-BBC Radio Introducing 'Track Of The Day' x 4
-Unsigned Guide 'Track Of The Month' Feb 18
-Music sync with Major Games developer Climax Studio (Assassins Creed, Fable)
-Appearances in Glastonbury, Fringe Festival, Brighton Festival
-Extensive USA Tour
-Sold out headline London, Brighton and Irish Shows

Similar Artists

See more artists like Jesse McKee

Loved By You

100% of people that booked Jesse McKee would recommend Alive Network to their friends

The UK's #1 Service

Our one-to-one service means you're looked after every step of the way.

Best Value

Get unbeatable value with no hidden costs.

Chat To Your Artist

After booking, speak directly
with Jesse McKee.

Safe & Secure

Reliable artists. Secure contracts. 24/7 Emergency Cover.