Default lineup: 1 performer
**Standard Line Up**: Solo - Little Miss Behavin with quality backing tracks Duo: Vocals + Bass, Three Piece Band Piano; Bass and Vocals, Four Piece Band - Piano; Bass; Drums; Vocals, 5 Piece Band - Piano; Bass; Drums; Guitar; Vocals, 6 Piece Band Piano; Bass; Drums; Guitar; Sax; Vocals,
* Receive a special discount for solo, duo or trio bookings taking place Monday-Thursday! For more information please speak to an Alive Network booking agent.
Little Miss Behavin is a very unique and talented vocalist and has a great deal of experience performing jazz, swing and rhythm 'n' blues. This enables her to provide a varied set catering for many events and age groups.
Little Miss Behavin started out her career as an actress performing in local theatres as well as the West End. She decided to give up treading the boards to pursue a career in singing.
Little Miss Behavin has now been a professional singer since 1995. In 1998 she came runner-up in the Perrier Young Jazz Vocalist Awards. A very versatile singer, Little Miss Behavin has a large repertoire of music spanning the eras from the 1930’s upwards.
Little Miss Behavin has sung on numerous TV and radio shows including "Swing Time" for BBC Wales, "Metroland" for Carlton TV, "The Warehouse" for Channel 4, Sky News, Campbell Burnap’s show on Jazz FM and has played on the same bill as Jamie Cullum at the Southport Jazz Fest as well as singing on countless sessions and as a feature artist dancing on many period drama productions. She also writes her own songs.
Corporate clients have included Ernst & Young, Anderson-Soames, Otodynamics, Innovex, Talking Presentations, Schal and Employees of Sony.
Little Miss Behavin also starred in a recent film with Actor Jack Sheperd called 'Lipstick' for which she wrote and sung the theme music.
Little Miss Behavin has entertained Van Morrison, The Red Hot Chilli Peppers and Keith Emerson of 70's supergroup Emerson Lake and Palmer. She performed at the first corporate event at the new Millennium 02 building supporting The Sugababes and McFly. She has also supported Will Young.
Available Line Ups (see booking options for more details)
Little Miss Behavin is available within a 2-7 piece line up. Backing the little lady with the big voice, the band have appeared in shows across Britain and Europe. Their debut album "Gone Bananas" was released in 1998 and received a great deal of airplay and rave reviews as well as going into worldwide distribution.
Little Miss Behavin’s alter ego Coco Calypso makes appearances as a special feature for a couple of numbers. This was influenced by Little Miss Behavin’s heroine Miss Carmen Miranda, the famous 1940’s Brazilian Bombshell. Little Miss Behavin had a costume especially copied from one of Carmen’s and a hat she made herself piled high with fruit!
More recently, Little Miss Behavin has released her debut Jazz album 'Champagne and false eyelashes' on general release which is available from HMV I-Tunes and Amazon and has received rave reviews from leading press papers.
"With her clear candid voice and unaffected style she has the knack of making a song swing and her interpretations are original. A great CD. Crisp playing neat arrangements great standards fine new material – and above all a singer who brings every song vividly to life......."
"One of the most stylish British vocalists. Her debut album supplies an exceptionally thoughtful mix of the familiar and unfamiliar………"
"Little Miss Behavin is back. Having suffered years of musical swipes and mickey-taking this much-maligned art form is reclaiming itself from the wispy beard and rollneck set and acts like Little Miss Behavin are leading the charge……"
Time Out (Dubai)
"This is a firmly handled debut by this UK-based singer and her small swing-bop quintet………"
"Little Miss Behavin handles the changes in mood and tempo with great assurance and style. It may have been a long time coming but this CD was well worth waiting for……….."
For your event: This band is perfect if you want to book an act that is exciting lively and completely different for a wedding, private function or corporate event!
Please note that Little Miss Behavin is available to perform in Scotland Ireland and Internationally- POA please call to enquire.
** IMPORTANT- Please Note:
- The band prefer a stage where ever possible but they are happy to perform on the floor as long as there is a 3ft space between them and the dance floor. This is for the safety of the band members and their equipment and due to the high energy level of their performance.
- Under no circumstances are audience members/guests to enter the stage area and touch or try to use any of the equipment. The band prides themselves on excellent quality gear and therefore do not let non band members use it.