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Sam Knight

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About Sam

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London
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Specialising in Swing Music, Sam has been described as a "natural and confident entertainer". Also able to perform many other genres.

Specialising in Swing Music, Sam has been described as a "natural and confident entertainer" with a "powerful smooth voice". He has a unique style of singing the music of the swing legends (both old and new). He is not a tribute act but an act in his own right and brings a breath of fresh air to the swing classic. Sam is also able to perform Swing, Pop, Soul, Rock n Roll and Motown Hits from the 50's right the way through to the present day. So, whether you need someone to perform the hits of the likes of Frank Sinatra, Olly Murs, Michael Buble, Elvis Presley, Robbie Williams or a wide range of other artists, then Sam is your man and is guaranteed to entertain no matter what the occassion. His repertoire is increasingly growing, with new songs being added on a regular basis . Sam has performed in front of a variety of audiences, include intimate club gigs for 20 people, through to casinos, shopping centres and even a firework display in front of 8,000 people. In December 2014 and 2015 he headlined his own Christmas Show. In 2016 Sam was also chosen as the opening act for the Saturday at The Brentwood Festival, featuring in a line-up that includes Level 42, ABC, Tony Hadley, Soul II Soul and the Boomtown Rats, where he was well received with some claiming this his performance was one of the performances of the whole festival and has been asked to return in 2017.  He was He is currently building up a wide variety of venues in his portfolio, including many restaurants, pubs, bars, Working Men's and Social Clubs and Royal British Legion Social events. Set lengths can be catered to your particular needs from a few songs to a full evening's entertainment, from relaxed background music to a party atmosphere, please contact us with your requirements. He has been singing professionally now for the past few years and is available for a range of events including weddings, birthdays, christening, Ladies Nights, Dinner Dances and many more. He is also available to sing at clubs, bars, social clubs, working men's clubs and restaurants for added entertainment to the evening. Sam is available to appear across North, South and East London plus Essex and parts of Kent & Hertfordshire.

Performance details
I can perform outdoors
I have a car I can use to travel to gigs
I require car parking close to venues
I can perform with backing tracks
I can perform while walking around a venue
My equipment is PAT tested
I own a PA system
Musicianship
Genres:
Jazz, Pop, 1950s era music, 1960s era music, 1970s era music, 1980s era music, Swing, Easy listening, Motown, Disco, Covers, Soul, Tribute
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Instruments:
Singer
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Event types:
Wedding, Wedding proposal, Hotel / Restaurant event, Bar / Club / Venue event, Private event, Corporate event, Charity event, Concert, Theatre / Show, Cruise, Birthday party, Christmas party, New Year's Eve
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Song list

That's Life
That's Amore
New York New York
Wrapped Up
Uptown Funk
Signed Sealed Delivered Im Yours
My Way
Hit The Road Jack
Mr Bojangles
September
Oh What A Night
Never Too Much
You Make Me Feel So Young
Mack The Knife
Come Fly With Me
Fly ME To The Moon
Everybody Needs Somebody
Shake Your Tailfeather
Its Not Unusual Delilah
Sweet Caroline
Cant Take My Eyes Off You
Twistin The Night Away
Haven't Met You Met
Blame It On The Boogie
Candy
Customer questions

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

We will always try our best to be flexible with timings to suit your needs. Please contact us if there are any timing changes in the run up to the event.

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

As standard, music will be played in between sets, appropriate to the event (e.g chilled music if a dinner, music to dance to if a party). A DJ set before or after the performances can be provided via the PA for an extra cost.

How much time do you need to set up?

We would normally arrive and allow approximately 45 minutes prior to set up.

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

Set lists will be made prior to the event based on similar past events. However if you have any specific requests/styles then please advise prior to the event and we will do our best to accommodate.

Do you bring all the equipment you need to perform?

All equipment needed for the performance will be brought along to the event. The only thing that we require is access to power.

Can you learn specific pieces before the event?

Sam has a wide range of songs that he is able to perform. However if you have a specific song in mind and it is not on the list Sam will try yo learn the song, if it is within his vocal range, However this may not always be possible.

What do your clients love most about your performances?

We receive a lot of comments about the Style of music performed by someone of Sam's age which they do not expect him to sing. He has a wide variety of genres and is able to perform from a large repertoire so that all required styles are covered, If necessary, by reading the crowd, he may change the sets on the night to fit.

Which venues have you performed at in the past?

Working Men Clubs, Social Clubs, Restaurants, Golf Clubs, Private Houses/Gardens, Festivals, Firework Displays

Which artists have you been most influenced by?

Michael Buble, Frank Dinatra, Dean Martin, Bobby Darin, Olly Murs, Tom Jones amongst others

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

Fireworks Displays in Essex with 8,000 people attending Brentwood Festival as one of the support acts to Status Quo and Level 42 amongst others.

Reviews

From customers:

Whitehall C, 3 years ago

Two shows and two very professional sets. Everyone that could not make the night was told but everyone that did what a great night they had

Via C, 3 years ago

Seen Sam sing last night and almost got lost thinking it was original artists singing on CD - outstanding dont miss a chance to see him

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