Duo,Trio- Full band

A Kind of jazz

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About A Kind of jazz

Duo,Trio- Full band
London

Best known as the soulful voice of 90s dance band Bomb The Bass, Loretta Heywood is an accomplished songwriter and performer. She has worked with leading writers and producers across several continents and spanning many genres from electronic dance and chill-out music to acoustic jazz and folk. In 1991, after 9 years in Japan, where Loretta recorded ‘Tribe of Love’ and ‘Touch Me Take Me’ for Tosh & Kudo (best known for ‘Love TKO’ and ‘Major Force’), Tim Simenon heard her recordings and asked her to sing on the next Bomb The Bass album. The result was the hauntingly beautiful Winter In July, co-written by Tim, Loretta and Guy Sigsworth. It subsequently became a major hit in Europe, featuring on countless Chill Out compilations, and earned its place in dance music history as one of the classic records of that time.The Last 2 years was spent working with Music Promoter Vince Power within his various Venues performing Classic Jazz - Soul Classics .Has worked around London from Pubs _ Novikov - Private Parties - Weddings etc .her bands are A kind of Jazz and FIVESHADES ,which is made up of a loose collective of established musicians who has mostly played with Chart Topping Bands

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Vince P, 3 years ago

“Loretta Heywood is a very special performer. Her ability to touch your heart with her interpretations of classic songs, makes you feel as if they are her own. This is what made people come back time after time to hear her and her very talented musicians.” Vince Power, promoter

Robert E, 4 years ago

Fantastic stuff, the great voice of Loretta Heywood.” – Robert Elms, BBC London