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Kelly Barnes

Kelly Barnes is a talented singer/guitarist bringing both relaxed & upbeat acoustic sounds to any event! With a strong, crowd-pleasing repertoire suitable for all occasions, Kelly performs music from Clean Bandit, Ed Sheeran, Amy Winehouse, Fleetwood Mac & many more!

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Set List / Repertoire

4 Non Blondes - What's Up
Abba - Dancing Queen
Adele-Make you feel my love
Alanis Morissette-Ironic
Al Green-Let’s Stay Together
Alex Clare-Too Close
Alicia Keys-Fallin
Amy Winehouse-Stronger than Me
Amy Winehouse-Valerie 
Amy Winehouse-You Know I'm No Good
Ariana Grande-God is a Woman
Artful Dodger Romina Johnson- Moving Too Fast  

Ben Howard-Keep Your Head Up
Bellamy Brothers-Let Your Love Flow
Biffy Clyro-Many of Horror
Billy Joel-Just the Way You Are
Bill Withers ft Grover Washington- Just the Two of Us
Bill Withers-Lovely Day
Blackstreet-No Diggity
Britney Spears-Toxic
Bruno Mars-Just the Way You Are
Bruno Mars-Treasure

Candi Station-Young Hearts Run Free
Carole King- You’ve got a friend
Ce Ce Peniston-Finally
Cee Lo Green-Forget You
Chaka Khan-Ain't Nobody 
Christina Perri - A Thousand Years
Corinne Bailey Rae - Put Your Records On
Corinne Bailey Rae-Like a Star
Crystal Waters-Gypsy Woman (She’s Homeless) (La Da Dee La Da Da)

Daft Puck-Get Lucky 
David Guetta-Titanium
Diana Ross - I'm Coming Out
Dido-Thank You
Dolly Parton-Jolene 
Dolly Parton 9-5
Don McLean-American Pie
Drake-One Dance
Dua Lipa-Don't Start Now 
Dua Lipa-New Rules 
Dusty Springfield-Son of a Preacher Man

Ed Sheeran-Castle on the Hill
Ed Sheeran-Perfect
Ed Sheeran-Shape of You
Ed Sheeran-Thinking Out Loud
Ella Eyre-Answerphone 
Elton John, Dua Lipa - Cold Heart
Elton John-Your Song
Erykah Badu-Didn’t Cha Know
Estelle-American Boy
Eva Cassidy-Songbird
Eva Cassidy-Wade in the Water
Evelyn Champagne King-Love Come Down

Fairground Attraction-Perfect
Fleetwood Mac-Don’t Stop
Fleetwood Mac-Dreams 
Fleetwood Mac-Everywhere
Fleetwood Mac-Go Your Own Way
Fleetwood Mac-Landslide
Florence and the Machine-You've Got the Love
Foo Fighters-Best of You
Frankie Valli-Can't Take My Eyes Off You

Gabrielle-Dreams can come true
George Ezra-Green Green Grass
George Ezra-Shotgun
George Michael-Faith
Gnarls Barkley-Crazy

Harry Styles-Late Night Talking
Harry Styles-Watermelon Sugar 
Holly Humberstone-The Walls Are Way Too Thin

Isley Brothers-Summer Breeze

JP Cooper ft Jonas Blue-Perfect Strangers 
Jack Johnson-Banana Pancakes 
Jack Johnson-Better Together
James Bay-Hold Back the River
James Blunt-Bonfire Heart
James Morrison-You Give Me Something
James Morrison-You Make It Real  
Jax Jones ft Raye-You Don't Know Me
Jermaine Stewart- We Don’t Have To Take Our Clothes Off
Jess Glynne ft Clean Bandit-Rather Be
John Denver-Annie's Song
John Denver-Take Me Home, Country Roads
John Legend-All of Me
John Legend-Ordinary People
John Lennon-Imagine
Joni Mitchell-Big Yellow Taxi
Jorja Smith-Be Honest 
Jorja Smith-On My Mind 
Justin Bieber-Cold Water

Katrina and the Waves- Walking on Sunshine
Kodaline - The One 
Kt Tunstall-Black Horse
Kt Tunstall-Otherside of the World
Kyle Minogue-Can't Get You Out of My Head 
Kylie Minogue-In Your Eyes 

Lady Gaga-Edge of Glory
London Grammar - Strong  

Mabel - Don't Call Me Up 
Mario - Let Me Love You
Maroon 5-Sunday Morning
Michael Jackson-Rock With You
Missy Higgins - Steer
Miley Cyrus-Flowers
Miley Cyrus-Midnight Sky

Natalie Imbruglia-Torn
Neil Diamond-Sweet Caroline
Newton Faulkner-Dream Catch me

Oasis-Champagne Supernova
Otis Redding-Sitting on the dock of the bay

Paolo Nutini-Last Request
Paolo Nutini-New Shoes
Paramore-The Only Exception

Red Hot Chilli Peppers-Dani California
Rihanna-Don't Stop the Music
Rihanna-What’s My Name
Rudimental ft Ella Eyre-Waiting All Night
Rusted Root-Send Me on My Way

Sam Fender-Will We Talk
Sam Sparro-Black and Gold 
Sandi Thom-I wish I was a Punk Rocker with Flowers in My Hair
Shakira-Whenever, Wherever
Shania Twain-Still the One
Shania Twain-That Don’t Impress Me Much
Sia-Cheap Thrills
Sister Sledge - I'm Thinking Of You
Sixpence None the Richer-Kiss Me
Stealers Wheel-Stuck In The Middle With You
Stevie Wonder-Isn't She Lovely
Sting-Englishman In New York
Sweet Female Attitude-Flowers

The Beatles-Here comes the sun
The Corrs-Runaway
The Greatest Showman-A Million Dreams
The Jam-That’s Entertainment
The Kooks-Naive
The Real Thing-You To Me Are Everything 
Toploader-Dancing in the Moonlight 
Two Door Cinema Club-Something Good Can Work

Van Morrison-Brown Eyed Girl

Walk The Moon - Shut Up And Dance
Wheatus - Teenage Dirtbag
Whitney Houston - I Wanna Dance with Somebody
Womack and Womack-Teardrops

Years and Years-Kings
Years and Years-Shine

Zara Larsson-Lush Life 

All I want for Christmas is you
Driving home for Christmas
Frosty the snowman
I wish it could be Christmas Everyday-Wizzard
It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas
Last Christmas-Wham
Let it Snow
Warm this winter-Gabriella Cilmi
White Christmas

135 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
  • Excellent 134
  • Good 1
  • OK 0
  • Unsatisfactory 0
  • Poor 0

The best decision I made for the wedding!

5 stars - Kelly Barnes are Highly Recommended
booked Kelly Barnes for their Wedding in Northamptonshire November 2023

“Kelly is absolutely amazing! Her voice is stunning! She was so helpful with everything. All our guests really enjoyed the music and had an amazing time. Thank you so much”


5 stars - Kelly Barnes are Highly Recommended
booked Kelly Barnes for their Wedding in Essex November 2023

“Kelly was incredible, she wowed all of our guests and for us she made it such an incredible and memorable day by learning our first dance song and performing it excellently. Kelly has such a range of songs from slow to fast past which was perfect for how the wedding progressed. Thank you so much for making our day so special. We would give more stars if we could xx”

Kelly was an utter gem! A truly talented musician and all round professional!

5 stars - Kelly Barnes are Highly Recommended
booked Kelly Barnes for their Wedding in Surrey September 2023

“Cant thank Kelly enough for her amazing voice, prowess on the guitar and overall lovely attitude. Kelly is a 10/10 performer and she set the tone perfectly for our wedding! Thanks again!”

You have the most incredible voice

5 stars - Kelly Barnes are Highly Recommended
booked Kelly Barnes for their Wedding in Buckinghamshire September 2023

“Kelly thank you so much for being part of our special day! You have the most incredible voice and all of our guests loved the music. A huge thanks for learning a new song for walking down the aisle it really made the moment extra special. I need another event to book you again!”

Kelly was amazing!

5 stars - Kelly Barnes are Highly Recommended
booked Kelly Barnes for their Wedding in West Sussex September 2023

“Kelly was so lovely, her voice is lovely. All the guests commented on how lovely it was to have her playing during our drinks reception, really added to the atmosphere.”

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Price from £422 + travel from Northamptonshire

Based on 1 person performing 2 x 45 minute sets

  • East Midlands From £422
  • East of England From £422
  • South East From £463
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  • South West From £513
  • Yorkshire and the Humber From £520
  • North West From £548
  • Wales From £548
  • North East From £633

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Full Biography

* Solo singer and guitarist with a crowd-pleasing repertoire catering for all ages and ocassions!
* Graduate of the British Institute Of Modern Music!
* Previous experience includes performing at London's Ronnie Scotts Jazz Club!

Kelly Barnes is a talented singer and guitarist bringing both relaxed and upbeat acoustic sounds to the stage. Kelly is a graduate of the British Institute of Modern Music in London. Highly experienced, she has worked with many famous brands and performed at lots of venues and events including; London's Ronnie Scotts Jazz Club, Women’s Hockey World Cup, Olympic Park, Royal Ascot, Bentley, John Lewis, Specsavers and many more.

Kelly’s strong delivery of smooth jazzy tones and a pop soul approach creates a unique and refreshing sound. With music from Fleetwood Mac to Ed Sheeran, Kelly's repertoire includes something for everyone and her unique acoustic pop, soul and jazz style will make sure that every cover has a special original touch.

Having been born into a musical family, Kelly has always been surrounded by music. Kelly took up guitar at the age of 13. Aged 14, she began playing and singing originals songs at open mics and in various local venues which soon led to a very busy schedule performing professional gigs nearly every weekend.
Kelly’s professional experience, enthusiasm and easygoing personality will make for a brilliant performance at will make sure that your event is one to remember.

Wedding Performances
Kelly Barnes is hugely popular when it comes to providing the perfect musical backdrop at weddings across the UK and Internationally. From soft and romantic ceremony songs to an upbeat party atmosphere that will get your guests singing and dancing along, Kelly can tailor her performance to suit your needs.

Ceremony Performances
Create an unforgettable ceremony with live acoustic versions of your favourite songs. Kelly can play during your wedding ceremony which could include, whilst guests arrive, during entrance, signing of the register and exit. Pick your special requests to make it extra personal!

Drinks Reception Performances
Give your post ceremony drinks and canapés that extra special, celebratory touch.
Kelly will serenade your guests with some upbeat, feel-good music whilst you greet your guests, have a glass of champagne and enjoy taking your wedding photos.

Wedding Breakfast Performances
Create a special atmosphere whilst you eat, relax and enjoy a special collection of songs.
Kelly will carefully tailor her live set, led by you and your taste, ensuring each and every track is personal to you and your guests.

First Dance & Evening Performances
Treasure a live performance that no one else in the world will have with Kelly performing your special first dance live. This option can continue into a party set guaranteed to get everyone up singing and dancing late into the evening.

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