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About KingFast

A solo artist with tons of energy and a loop pedal creating a large party set list. A wide range of covers or originals available.
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Liverpool
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KingFast is a Jamaican born and Belfast raised solo artist whose soulful vocals have been gathering traction around the UK. Some more notable performances of KingFast’s include Liverpool International Music Festival, Cannes (during the film festival), Edinburgh Fringe, Nantwich Jazz Festival, Liverpool Sound City and Aintree Racecourse for Ladies Day. Since winning Merseyrail SoundStation 2017 KingFast’s audience has grown greatly and his sound developed. It is very apparent upon listening to KingFast’s music that there is a fusion of several genres but seemingly most prominent is a cross between Pop and Soul. Coming up this year KingFast returned to Threshold Festival this year and debuted at Elderflower Fields Festival. “a solo singer and guitarist who packs in considerable energy and geniality to his shows. You’d have to be one very seriously miserable so and so, not to be hooked in by his Stevie Wonder-style vocals, along with that beaming, infectious smile of his.” Getintothis “A melting pot of pop, soul and hip-hop awaits listeners of Kingfast’s… Kingfast’s delivery is passionate and technically more than capable.” Reyt Good Magazine “Stunning looped guitar acrobatics and soulful pop numbers.” Bido Lito “Wow, what a voice... very soulful.” Dave Monks (BBC Introducing Merseyside)

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KingFast's Reviews

From Encore customers:

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Joanna H
5 months ago
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5 out of 5

Kingfast was absolutely brilliant! We hired him to perform at our sons 1st birthday party. He created a fantastic atmosphere that was upbeat and unique. I had many guests asking for his details and continuous compliments

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Paul O
6 months ago
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KingFast 5 star performance 5 star professionalism 5 star communication 5star punctuation (Excellent vocals/captured the audience/made the selection of songs his own/we are well pleased and will require his services again in the near future Thankyou for platforming his talent Best regards Paul Ogolo

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Hannah V
1 year ago
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4.8 out of 5

Very Professional and great sound for our event

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Liam W
1 year ago
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4.8 out of 5

Once Kingfast arrived he set up extremely quickly and set about performing. His play list was vast and varied and absolutely everybody who attended loved his set. Many thanks go out to Kingfast and look forward to booking him again in the near future.

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Tony W
1 year ago, for a Corporate event in 70 Mount Pleasant
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5 out of 5

KingFast has a infectious vibe on stage, and engages a wide range of ages, music preferences, and nationalities. Great vocals, layering, and guitar skills making a performance an uplifting experience for all involved. Fully recommended, and thank you KingFast for giving us a special and memorable event!

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Jennie A
2 years ago, for a Wedding in Bestwood Village
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5 out of 5

Wonderful musician who provided a great atmosphere for the drinks reception at our wedding

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KingFast's Song list

Ain’t no sunshine - Bill Withers
American boy - Estelle
Angel/ tide is high/teenage dirtbag/walking on sunshine - Shaggy/Atomic Kitten/Wheatus/Katrina and The Waves (G, C, D, C)
Baby One more time - Britney Spears
Back for good - Take That
Backstreets back/ this is how we do it
Bad guy - Billie Eilish
Beat again - JLS
Boyfriend (mixed with other covers) - Justin Bieber
Brown eyed girl - Van Morrison
Cannonball - Damien Rice
Can’t feel my face - The Weeknd
Careless whisper - George Michael
Crazy - Gnarls Barkley
Cry me a river - Justin Timberlake
Dock of the bay - Otis Redding
Easy - The Commodores
Escape (pina coladas) - Rupert Holmes
Fallin - Alicia Keys
Feeling good - Nina Simone
Finesse/Remember the time - Bruno Mars/Michael Jackson
Forget you/School of Rock - Cee Lo Green/School of Rock film
Free fallin - John Mayer
Galway Girl - Ed Sheeran
Gangstas paradise / higher love - Coolio/Whitney Houston
Get Lucky/Pompeii - Pharrell WIlliams/Bastille
Girls just want to have fun - Cyndi Lauper
Happy - Pharell WIlliams
Havana/I love it - Camilla Cabello/Lil Pump & Kanye West
Heard It Through The Grapevine - Marvin Gaye
Heartless - Kanye West
Hero - Enrique Iglesias
Hit the road jack - Ray Charles
Hot in Herre/Low - Nelly/Flo Rida
Hold on were going home/do I wanna know/Let me Love You - Drake/Arctic Monkeys/Mario
Hold your hand/Twist and shout - The Beatles
Hound dog - Elvis
Human - The Killers
If I ever/Pony/Dirty Diana - Shai/Ginuwine/Michael Jackson
I'm Yours - Jason Mraz
I believe in a thing called love - The Darkness
I will always love you - Whitney Houston
It wasn’t me - Shaggy
Jolene - Dolly Parton
Just the way you are/Photograph - Bruno Mars/Ed Sheeran
Last Request/Let's Get it On - Paolo Nutini/Marvin Gaye (Capo3) (D, F#mi, ami, emi) Pre chorus (G bm em)
Let me love you - Mario
Locked up - Akon
Love You More - JLS
Loving you /Let’s get it on - Paolo Nutini/Marvin Gaye
Mardy bum - Arctic Monkeys
Marry you - Bruno Mars
Money, that’s what I want - The Beatles
Mysterious girl - {Peter Andre}
New rules/Show Me Love/Rhythm Of the Nigt/Rhythm is a Dancer - Dua Lipa +others
No scrubs/7 days/What Would you Do? - TLC/Craig David/City High
Perfect - Ed Sheeran
One Dance/Location/Baby - Drake/Dave/Justin Bieber
Redbone - Childish Gambino
Ring of Fire - Johnny Cash
Saturday - Sam Fender
September - Earth Wind & Fire
Shape of you - Ed Sheeran
Sk8er Boi - Avril Lavigne
Smells like/Billie jean - Nirvana/Michael Jackson
Smooth Criminal - Mchael Jackson
Sorry - Justin Bieber
Stand by me/Beautiful Girls - Ben E King/Sean Kingston
Superstition/uptown funk - Stevie Wonder/Bruno Mars
Sweet Caroline - Neil Diamond
Sweet Child O' Mine - Guns N Roses
Sweet dreams - Eurythmics
Take on me - Aha
Tell me ma/5000 miles - Sham Rock/The Proclaimers
Thinking out loud - Ed Sheeran
Three Little Birds - Bob Marley
Treasure - Bruno Mars
Umbrella - Rihanna
Valerie - Amy Winehouse
Wannabe - Spice Girls
Wonderwall - Oasis
Yellow -Coldplay

KingFast's 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)£40
Up to 1 hour£150
Up to 2 hours£200
Up to 3 hours£250
Customer questions

What do your clients love most about your performances?

I have a high energy performance that gets people going and singing along

Which venues have you performed at in the past?

I've performed in a plethora of places across the country including Liverpool Anglican Cathedral, numerous festivals, and lots of bars and clubs around the UK.

Which artists have you been most influenced by?

Bruno Mars, Michael Jackson, Bastille, Dermot Kennedy, Ed Sheeran, Childish Gambino.

What is the most high profile gig you've performed?

I've played Liverpool International Music Festival, Liverpool Sound City and Elderflower Fields Festival.

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

I'll always be as flexible as possible and do what I can to accommodate you. Provided I have nothing else booked the same day there's rarely an issue.

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

I can provide a playlist to play through my PA in between sets for free, no problem at all.

How much time do you need to set up?

Around 10-15 minutes, it doesn't take me long at all.

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

Yes, pick as many from the list provided as you like.

Do you bring all the equipment you need to perform?

Yes

Can you learn specific pieces before the event?

I can learn up to 2 songs if given good advance and I don't charge for it.
Musicianship
Genres:
Pop, Acoustic, R&B, Soul, Funk, Disco, Covers, Pop rock, Folk, Jazz
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Event types:
Bar / Club / Venue event, Wedding, Wedding proposal, Virtual event, Hotel / Restaurant event, Private event, Corporate event, Concert, Recording session, Birthday party, Christmas party, New Year's Eve
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Other skills:
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