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About Chris Ricketts

6 years experience as a cruise ship entertainer. Over 1000 shows as a professional guitar entertainer, perfect for any audience.
Public liability insurance of £1 million

Experienced cruise ship and cover song entertainer.

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Chris Ricketts' Reviews

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Sharon S
2 years ago, for a Wedding in The Wakes
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5 out of 5

We asked Chris if he would be a part of our special day and play whilst I walked down the aisle. His performance was both outstanding and professional.

Sharon S
2 years ago, for a Wedding in The Wakes
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5 out of 5

We asked Chris if he would be a part of our special day and play whilst I walked down the aisle. His performance was both outstanding and professional.

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Chris Ricketts' Song list

Some Might Say
Champagne Supernova
Little By Little
Don’t Look Back In Anger
Half The Wolrd Away
She’s Electric
Mm Bop
Don’t Speak
Everything I Do (I Do It For You)
Unbreak My Heart
Smells Like Teen Spirit
Candle In The Wind
Nothing Compares To You
Losing My Religion
I Want It That Way
Killing Me Softly
One Week
Tears In Heaven
Don’t Speak
Follow Me
Streets Of Philadelphia
Im Gonna Be (500 Miles)
You’re Still The One
I’d Do Anything For Love
I Don’t Wanna Miss A Thing
First Date
Rock Show
No Scrubs
Tell My Why
Hey Ya
Mr Brightside
Im Yours
How You Remind Me
Love Story
I Gotta Feeling
Where Is The Love
In The End
Bleeding Love
Stacy’s Mum
Take Me Out
How To Save A Life
Drops Of Jupiter
You Belong With Me
Empite State Of Mind
Thank You
Sugar, We’re Goin Down
Hey There Delilah
Still Havn’t Found What Im Looking For
Better Together
Chicken Fried
Sex On Fire
Chasing Pavements
Skinny Love
Set Fire To The Rain
Someone Like You
Banana Pancakes
Lazy Song
Just Havn’t Met You Yet
Chasing Cars
Let Her Go
The Best Day Of My Life
Wake Me Up
24k Magic
Just The Way You Are
Marry You
Call Me Maybe
Tennessee Whisky
A Thousand Years
Say You Won’t Let Go
I Won’t Give Up
All Of Me
Need You Now
Ho Hey
Thrift Shop
Move Like Jagger
I Will Wait
What Makes You Beautiful
Shake It Off
Shut Up And Dance With Me
Million Dreams
This Is Me
These Days
I Don’t Care
I Can’t See Straight
I Wasn’t Expecting That
Dancing On My Own
Rolling In The Deep
Teenage Dream
Stay With Me
Somebody That I Used To Know
Love Yourself
7 Years
Little Talks
Lost Stars
Beautiful Crazy
I Don’t Belong In This Club
Cold In Ohio
Walk Me Home
One Call Away
If I Can’t Have You
There’s Nothing Holding Me Back
See You Again
High Hopes
Best Song Ever
Night Changes
Story Of My Life
Ed Sheeran Loop and Orchestra Songs
Perfect (Orchestra)
Thinking Out Loud (Orchestra)
Shape Of You (Orchestra)
Galway Girl (Orchestra)
Sing (Orchestra)
Love Yourself (Orchestra)
Nancy Mulligan (Orchestra)
Supermarket Flowers (Orchestra)
Castle On The Hill (Loop)
Tenerife Sea (Loop)
Photograph (Loop)
Wayfaring Stranger / I See Fire (Loop)
Be My Husband (Loop)
Happier (Loop)
Give Me Love (Loop)
Hearts Don’t Break Around Here
Lego House
Kiss Me
The A Team
Marvin Gaye
James Taylor/Carole King
You’ve Got A Friend
Its Too Late
I Feel The Earth Move
Where You Lead
Smackwater jack
Home Again
Up On The Roof
So Far Away
Carolina In My Mind
Fire And Rain
How Sweet It Is
Your Smiling Face
Close Your Eyes
Our Town
The Eagles
Hotel Californa
Peaceful Easy Feeling
Lyin Eyes
Tequila Sunrise
Take It To The Limit
Heartache Tonight
Doolin Dalton
The Sade Café
Wasted Time
Bob Dylan
Blowin In The Wind
Tambourine Man
Knocking On Heavens Door
Times They Are A Changin
Aint Me Babe
Just Like A Women
Tangles Up In Blue
Don’t Think Twice
It’s All Over Now Baby Blue
Bruce Springsteen
Atlantic City
Born In The USA
Born To Run
Brilliand Disguise
Downbound Train
Glory Days
Hungry Heart
Jersey Girl
No Surrender
One Step Up
The River
Thunder Road
Australian Songs
Down Under
I Still Call Australia Home
Khe Sahn
You’re The Voice
It’s A Long Way To The Top
The Horses
Irish/Trad Songs
Whiskey In The Jar
Molly Malone
Fields Of Athenry
The Parting Glass
The Wild Rover
Irish Rover
Dirty Old Town
Galway Shawl
Auld Triangle
Seven Drunken Nights
Sick Note
All For Me Grog
Leaving Of Liverpool
Sally Brown
New York Girls
Wild Mountain Thyme
The Beatles
A Day In The Life
Eleanor Rigby
Hard Days Night
Here Comes The Sun
Hey Jude
Hide Your Love Away
If I Fell
In My Life
I Saw Her Standing There
I Wanna Hold Your Hand
Lady Madonna
Let It Be
Norwegian Wood
Something In The Way
Ticket To Ride
Twist And Shout
We Can Work It Out
A Little Help From My Friends
Eight Days A Week

Chris Ricketts' Prices

Note: prices may vary based on travel distance. For an exact quote, click “Check availability”.

Standard Prices
Performance durationPrice
Short performance (up to 15 min)£100
Up to 1 hour£180
Up to 2 hours£280
Up to 3 hours£350
Customer questions

What if my timings change after I've booked you?

I always work around the client. As long as you give me sufficient time and notice then it won’t be a problem.

Can you provide an iPod/DJ service before and between your sets?

Yes,I have various playlists available for every occasion.

How much time do you need to set up?

20 minutes.

Can I pick the pieces you play from the set list?

Clients can provide a song list for me and I will endeavour to play as many as possible in the time.

Do you bring all the equipment you need to perform?


Can you learn specific pieces before the event?

Covers, Pop, Acoustic, Top 40, Pop rock, Rock 'n' Roll
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Event types:
Hotel / Restaurant event, Wedding, Bar / Club / Venue event, Private event, Corporate event, Concert, Recording session, Cruise
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Other skills:
Arranger, Songwriter
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