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About Nick South

New York singer-songwriter who has toured all over the world. Elvis, Sinatra, Dylan, Cash & audience requests guarantee a show to remember!
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Currently based in Hackney, Nick is originally from Brooklyn, New York. With a background in vocal performance, he's toured and played in cities including Berlin, Paris, Munich, Rome, Barcelona, Budapest, Los Angeles, and Austin, Texas. His specialities include American country music, folk, rock and jazz, especially: Johnny Cash, Bob Dylan, Elvis Presley, Frank Sinatra, and Dean Martin, as well as more contemporary artists such as Coldplay and Red Hot Chili Peppers. Nick says: "I take song requests and love getting the audience involved. By frequently interacting with audience members and playing both my best songs and special requests, I never fail to get the audience singing and dancing!" Nick's distinctive baritone, American charisma, and vast storytelling talents guarantee a night to remember!

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Nick South's Reviews

From Encore customers:

Tori H
1 year ago
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5 out of 5

Great experience! We booked Nick for a 60th wedding and he was fantastic! Great voice, great range of songs, read the audience well. Would certainly recommend, only tiny thing - travel arrangements (not Nicks fault but maybe factor in some wiggle room 😀)

Reply from Nick South
1 year ago

Thank you Tori! Would be happy to play again in Newcastle anytime :)

From other customers:

Jay G
1 year ago, for a Concert in Princess Rd
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5 out of 5

A versatile performer that's able to cover a wide range of styles, Nick is an incredible singer and excels at engaging his audience. Highly recommended!!

Stanislav K
2 years ago

"Thanks for the many, many beautiful evenings and all the special request songs!"

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Nick South's Song list

1. Coldplay - The Scientist
2. Bon Jovi - Wanted Dead Or Alive
3. Snow Patrol - Chasing Cars
4. Nirvana - The Man Who Sold the World
5. Johnny Cash - God's Gonna Cut You Down
6. Johnny Cash - Folsom Prison Blues
7. Johnny Cash - The Ring of Fire
8. Johnny Cash - When the Man Comes Around
9. Johnny Cash - Hurt
10. Johnny Cash - Walk the Line
11. Johnny Cash - I've Been Everywhere
12. Johnny Cash - Forty Shades of Green
13. Bush - Glycerine
14. R.E.M.- Losing My Religion
15. Elvis Presley - Can't Help Falling In Love
16. Elvis Presley - Fever
17. Elvis Presley - Blue Suede Shoes
18. Elvis Presley - All Shook Up
19. Elvis Presley - You're The Devil In Disguise
20. Elvis Presley - It's Now or Never
21. Depeche Mode - Personal Jesus
22. Depeche Mode - Enjoy the Silence
23. Eric Clapton - Cocaine
24. Dire Straits - Sultans of Swing 
25. Dean Martin - Sway
26. Dean Martin - You Belong To Me
27. Dean Martin - Memories Are Made of This
28. Dean Martin - Volare
29. Dean Martin - On An Evening In Roma
30. Dean Martin - Buona Sera
31. Dean Martin - Mambo Italiano
32. Dean Martin - That's Amore
33. Dean Martin - Dream a Little Dream Of Me
34. Dean Martin - Everybody Loves Somebody (Sometime)
35. Dean Martin - Return to Me
36. Dean Martin - Ain't Love A Kick in the Head
37. Frank Sinatra - New York, New York
38. Frank Sinatra - Come Fly With Me
39. Frank Sinatra - My Way
40. Frank Sinatra - That's Life
41. Vico Torriani - Caprifischer
42. Ray Charles - Georgia on My Mind
43. The Clash - Should I Stay or Should I Go  
44. The Clash - Rock the Casbah
45. The Clash - I Fought the Law
46. The Clash - London Calling
47. Rolling Stones - Sympathy for the Devil
48. Rolling Stones - Satisfaction
49. Led Zeppelin - Stairway to Heaven
50. The Animals - House of the Rising Sun 
51. The Band - The Weight
52. Bob Dylan - Knockin' on Heaven's Door
53. Bob Dylan - A Hard Rain's Gonna Fall
54. Bob Dylan - The Times They Are A'Changin
55. The Doors - Riders on the Storm
56. The Doors - Alabama Song (Whiskey Bar)
57. Willie Nelson - Live Forever
58. Kaleo - Way Down We Go 
59. Pink Floyd - Wish You Were Here
60. Jeff Buckley/Leonard Cohen - Hallelujah
61. Nathan Evans - Wellerman
62. Alicia Keys/Jay Z - Empire State of Mind
63. Rag 'n Bone Man - Human
64. Red Hot Chili Peppers - Scar Tissue
65. The Cure - Pictures of You
66. The Cure - Friday I'm In Love
67. Tupac/Dr. Dre- California Love
68. The Beatles - Yesterday
69. The Beatles - Hey Jude
70. The Beatles - Here Comes The Sun
71. The Beatles - All You Need Is Love
72. The Beatles - Love Me Do
73. The Beatles - I Get By With A Little Help From My Friends
74. Louis Armstrong - What a Wonderful World
75. Simon and Garfunkel - Mrs. Robinson
76. Simon and Garfunkel - Homeward Bound
77. Simon and Garfunkel - Cecilia
78. The Commitments - Mustang Sally
79. Van Morrison - Brown Eyed Girl
80. John Denver - Country Roads
81. Neil Diamond - Sweet Caroline
82. The Proclaimers - I'm Gonna Be (500 miles)
83. The Temptations - My Girl (I've Got Sunshine)
84. UB40 - Kingston Town
85. Ray Charles - Hit The Road Jack
86. King of the Road - Roger Miller
87. Nina Simone - Feelin' Good
88. Oasis - Champagne Supernova
89. Billy Joel - Piano Man
90. The Killers - Mr. Brightside
91. The Byrds - Mr. Tambourine Man
92. The Byrds - Turn, Turn, Turn
93. Keane - Somewhere Only We Know
94. The Strokes - Someday
95. Arctic Monkeys - I Bet You Look Good On The Dance Foor
96. Arctic Monkeys - Do I Wanna Know
97. Bob Marley - Redemption Song
98. Eros Ramazzotti - Siamo
99. Kristian Leontiou - Story of My Life
100. Stealer's Wheel - Stuck in the Middle With You

Nick South'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)£20
Up to 1 hour£20
Up to 2 hours£20
Up to 3 hours£20
Customer questions

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

I am flexible and will work to meet every client's needs.

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


How much time do you need to set up?

15 minutes

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


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Can you learn song requests before the event?

Covers, 1920s era music, 1930s era music, 1940s era music, 1950s era music, 1990s era music, 1980s era music, 1970s era music, 1960s era music, Folk, Folk rock, Traditional Irish folk, Traditional Scottish folk, Traditional English folk, Welsh folk, Irish rock, Bluegrass, Country, Rockabilly, Ceilidh, Jazz, Jazz fusion, Modern jazz, Dixieland, Blues, Swing, Ragtime, Postmodern jukebox jazz, Gospel, Latin jazz, Cabaret, Gypsy jazz, Barbershop, Easy listening, Light music, Originals, Pop, Acoustic, Ambient pop, Americana, Funk rock, Funk, Disco, Hip Hop, Karaoke, R&B, Tribute, Vintage, Top 40, Soul, Motown, Rock, Alternative rock, Britpop, Classic rock, Heavy metal, Hardcore, Hard rock, Glam rock, Indie, Progressive rock, Pop rock, Punk rock, Post rock, Rock 'n' Roll, Power rock, Synth rock, World music, German music, Italian music, Latin, Reggae, Scottish music, Spanish music
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Event types:
Bar / Club / Venue event, Wedding, Church service, Hotel / Restaurant event, Virtual event, Funeral / Memorial service, Corporate event, Private event, Charity event, Wedding proposal, Concert, Recording session, New Year's Eve, Christmas party, Birthday party, Burns night, Cruise, Theatre / Show
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Other skills:
Arranger, Composer, Lyricist, Songwriter, Producer, Ableton Live, Fluent improviser
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