Vocal Performances

Vocal Performances

V.I.P Appearances works closely with many vocalists from the stage, screen and television industry, our performer range from major signed artists to Soap star, Reality star and drama/musical star vocalists, we can fit any enquiry to suit your budget ranging from solo backing track performances to full band shows with all PA and equipment supplied (if requested).Our performers cater for a wide taste in music including Soul & Motown, Rock & Roll, Pop, Dance, Jazz and many more, V.I.P Appearances can really cater for all your music needs making your event a long lasting memorable occasion. So if your wanting a special performance at your private, corporate or charity event we are here to help.

Get in touch with the V.I.P Appearances team for advice and recommendations at bookings@vipappearances.co.uk or 0161 484 0876.

Andrew Whyment
Andrew Whyment
  • Event Compering
  • Personal Appearances
  • Charity Personal Appearances
  • Nightclub Appearances
  • Light Switch Ons
  • Vocal Performances

Andrew’s most notable acting role is in ITV soap opera Coronation Street, playing the role of ‘Kirk Sutherland’. In 2012, Andrew also took part in BBC’s Dancing on Ice.

Andy Abraham
andy abraham
  • Personal Appearances
  • Charity Personal
  • Appearances
  • Light Switch Ons
  • Vocal Performances

Andy’s fourth album, Remember When… was released to great acclaim in March 2012. Recorded at the celebrated Steelworks Studio, Remember When… is a passionate and intimate record showcasing 2 brand new tracks written with celebrated songwriter Eliot Kennedy and 10 cover versions of classic soul songs that have made Andy the man and the artist he is today.

Antony Cotton
antony cotton
  • Event Compering
  • Personal Appearances
  • Charity Personal Appearances
  • Nightclub Appearances
  • Light Switch Ons
  • Vocal Performances

 

Antony currently plays ‘Sean Tully’ in Coronation Street. He is also known for his appearances on I’m a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here and Let’s Dance for Comic Relief, portraying himself.

Ashley Taylor Dawson
Ashley Taylor Dawson
  • Charity Personal Appearances
  • DJ Sets
  • Light Switch Ons
  • Nightclub Appearances
  • Personal Appearances
  • Vocal Performances

Ashley Taylor Dawson is an actor, singer and best known for his role as Darren Osborne in the Channel 4’s soap opera Hollyoaks, in 2013 Ashley was a contestant on “Strictly come dancing” partnered with Ola Jordan. As a DJ Ashley has toured the UK performing his unique style of vocal house to thousands. In 2014 Ashley featured on a track by Lempo, Artful and Japwow which received support on BBC Radio one before reaching the JunoDownload top spot”.

Catherine Tyldsley
Catherine Tyldesley
  • Charity Personal Appearances
  • Event Compering
  • Light Switch Ons
  • Personal Appearances
  • Nightclub Appearances
  • Vocal Performances

Catherine is most well known for playing the role of Eva Price inCoronation Street. She has also had credits in other hit TV shows such asTrollied, Two Pints of Lager and a Packet of Crisps and Emmerdale. Catherine is also a fully trained professional singer.

Charlie Condou
Charlie Condou
  • Charity Personal Appearances
  • Event Compering
  • Light Switch Ons
  • Nightclub Appearances
  • Personal Appearances
  • Vocal Performances

Charlie is a writer and an actor best-known for his role as ‘Marcus Dent’ in Coronation Street. He is a supporter of Manchester Pride and strong supporter of charity work.

Christopher Maloney
Chris Maloney
  • Charity Personal Appearances
  • Light Switch Ons
  • Nightclub Appearances
  • Personal Appearances
  • Vocal Performances

Christopher first amazed the nation with his incredible voice during the 9th series of The X-Factor (UK). At his audition, Maloney struggled with his nerves, but managed to overcome them when he advanced into the live shows. Christopher was the wild card winner, beating Times Red, Amy Mottram and Adam Burridge to win the final spot in the live shows. He advanced on the public vote nine times being the highest voting contestant seven times out of the nine before finishing in third place.

Debbie Rush
Debbie Rush
  • Personal Appearances
  • Charity Personal Appearances
  • Nightclub Appearances
  • Light Switch Ons
  • Vocal Performances

Debbie is a British Actress best known for her role of ‘Anna Windass’ in Coronation Street. She has also starred in Shameless and Hollyoaks in the City, as well as the horror film Salvage.

Jenny McAlpine
Jennie McAlpine
  • Event Compering
  • Personal Appearances
  • Charity Personal Appearances
  • Nightclub Appearances
  • Light Switch Ons
  • Vocal Performances

Jennie is best known for her role as ‘Fiz Stape’ in the British soap opera Coronation Street. Before Jennie hit the streets in 2001, she spent four years doing stand up comedy with her father in Bury. Additionally, she has made a variety of television appearances and raised significant funds for charities.

Keith Duffy
Keith Duffy
  • Personal Appearances
  • Charity Personal Appearances
  • Nightclub Appearances
  • Light Switch Ons
  • Vocal Performances

Keith is an Irish singer, songwriter, actor, radio and television presenter. Keith started his career in the Irish boy band Boyzone in 1994. He has been known more recently for playing the role as ‘Ciaran McCarthy’ in ITV’s Coronation Street, however departed from the long- running drama in 2011 when he returned to Boyzone.

Kelsey-Beth Crossley
Kelsey-Beth Crossley
  • Personal Appearances
  • Charity Personal Appearances
  • Light Switch Ons
  • Vocal Performances
  • Launches & Store Openings

Kelsey-Beth Crossley is an actress who plays the part of Scarlett Nicholls, the secret teenage daughter of deceased millionaire Tom King and Carrie Nicholls on the ITV soap opera Emmerdale. She made her first appearance in March 2007.

Kerry Katona
kerry katona
  • Personal Appearances
  • Endorsements
  • Vocal performances
  • Light Switch Ons

Kerry Katona is a singer and media personality best known for her television work. She is a member of girl group Atomic Kitten, a magazine columnist, an actress, and author . She has appeared in television commercials, notably for Iceland and Asda supermarkets.

Kerry was the winner of the third series of I’m a Celebrity…Get Me Out of Here! in 2004 and runner-up of Celebrity Big Brother 8 in 2011.

Kerry’s return to Atomic Kitten was confirmed in 2011.

Kitty Brucknell
kitty brucknell
  • Event Compering
  • Personal Appearances
  • Charity Personal Appearances
  • Nightclub Appearances
  • Light Switch Ons
  • Vocal Performances
  • Stage Shows
  • DJ Sets

Kitty has captivated audiences with her outstanding theatrical performances, setting a new standard in scale and quality of production, and setting a precedent for all others to follow.

Kitty first caught the attention of music fans when she began uploading to Youtube her own versions of some of her favourite songs and she developed a firm following. In 2011, after some national television exposure, she gained huge public and celebrity support from the likes of Lady Gaga, Brian May, Kylie Minogue, Gary Barlow, Tulisa, Ke$ha, Louis Walsh and many more.

Kitty has been going from strength to strength, selling out shows across the country. Her style can be described as Britney Spears meets Muse meets “every dance record you’ve ever listened to”, and has a strong and loyal fan base who call themselves “Kitty’s Divas”.

Kitty is much more than just a performer, writing and co-producing many of her songs, as well as having full input on her live shows, from designing video visuals, choreography, costumes, and live remixes.

Kitty has been performing throughout the UK, giving all fans a chance to see her perform live, and increasing her online fanbase to over 120,000 followers. In early 2012 she toured across the UK with eight other performers in a national arena tour, and in January 2013 she took her Glamour and Damage Tour to Asia, gaining international credibility and support.

This year Kitty is performing across Europe on her Pride Tour, with main stage and headline spots at Barcelona Sitges, Gran Canaria Maspalomas, Birmingham Pride and other Prides around the UK, as well as more high profile shows to be announced shortly.

A single entitled “Light em Up” is scheduled for release across Asia in the next few months, as well as another track “No Tomorrow” scheduled for release in Europe with the dance label Planet Punk (Germany).

She is currently working on her debut album, and with a strong online following of over 120,000 fans on facebook and twitter, this is one artist to watch for the future.

Kym Marsh
Kym Marsh
  • Vocal Performances
  • Personal Appearances
  • Light Switch Ons

Kym first rose to fame after appearing on TV Talent Show Popstarsback in 2001. After winning a place in the final six, Kym enjoyed great success as a member of Hear’Say. After the band split up Kym released several singles as a solo artist. After a successful run in the West End, playing Annette in Saturday Night Fever,Kym Joined Britian’s most successful and longest running soap: Coronation Street, and has played the part of Michelle Connor since July 2006.

Liberty X
Liberty X
  • Personal Appearances
  • Vocal Perfomances
  • Charity Personal Appearances
  • Light Switch Ons

After appearing in ‘Popstars’ they were quickly noticed by Richard Branson and were snapped up by his record label V2 Records. Their first single ‘Thinking It Over’ went Top 5 in the charts and set the pace for a hugely successful debut album selling over a million copies worldwide.

Following a high court battle which saw the band having to change their name from Liberty to Liberty X, the band stormed back with smash hit number 1 single ‘Just A Little’. The song won an Ivor Novello award, earned them a BRIT Award for ‘Best British Single’, the only award voted for by the public and became the 5th most played song of the noughties (ref. BBC Online).
The band blazed a trail through the pop scene, having a sell-out UK tour, releasing 3 albums, and achieving 8 top ten hits, including one for ‘Children in Need’. In a 7 year career they performed to massive audiences across the UK, Europe, Asia and Australasia.

Lisa George
Lisa George
  • Personal Appearances
  • Charity Personal Appearances
  • Nightclub Appearances
  • Light Switch Ons
  • Vocal Performances

Lisa is an English actress, best-known for her as ‘Beth Tinker’ on ITV’s Coronation Street. She has also appeared in British dramas Casualty, Holby City and Emmerdale.

Martine McCutcheon
Martine McCutcheon
  • Event Compering
  • Personal Appearances
  • Charity Personal Appearances
  • Light Switch Ons
  • Vocal Performances

Martine McCutcheon, is an English singer, television personality and Laurence Olivier Award-winning actress. She had minor success as one third of the pop group Milan in the early 1990s, but it was her role as Tiffany Mitchell in the BBC’s EastEnders that made her a household name in the UK. McCutcheon left the series at the end of 1998 to embark on a pop career, this time as a solo artist.

Richard Fleeshman
Richard Fleeshman
  • Personal Appearances
  • Vocal Performances

Richard began his professional career in the film called An Angel for May. At the age of 12, from 2002 to 2006, he played the role of Craig Harris in Coronation Street. in 2003 he was the youngest celebrity contestant to win a Stars in Their Eyes celebrity special at 13. He also won Soapstar Superstar in 2006 transforming his music career, from the success of his music Richard join Sir Elton John on his European tour after that Richard landed major roles in West End and Broadway musicals such as Legally Blonde, Ghost: The Musical & A Damsel in Distress. Richards latest musical is Guys & Dolls.

Steve Brookstein
Steve Brookstein
  • Personal Appearances
  • Charity Personal Appearances
  • Nightclub Appearances
  • DJ Sets
  • Light Switch Ons
  • Vocal Performances

Steve Brookstein is an English singer/songwriter and the first ever winner of The X Factor with a record 6
million votes in one night that resulted in both a number one album and single. He has completed three UK
tours including an arena tour with X Factor and two theatre tours, one of which was with the award winning
musical Our House Musical. He has duetted with multi Grammy Award winner BeBe Winans, reggae artist
Maxi Priest and jazz award winners Ian Shaw and Liane Carroll.

Steve has released three studio third albums and is currently working on his forth. His autobiography
“Getting Over The X” released through Matador Publishing has done amazingly well getting to Number 1 in
the Kindle Biography Chart.

Steve is married to jazz musician and writer Eileen Hunter who has recorded one album that was signed to
Jazz FM. Eileen has many admirers including Ian Shaw, Tina May, Don Black and John Reid. She is
featured in Steve’s shows and recordings as well as being one of his his a co-writers. They work both
together and separately as performers and writers. They have two children aged 7 and 3.

Will Mellor
Will Mellor
  • Charity Personal Appearances
  • DJ Sets
  • Event Hosting
  • Launches & Store Openings
  • Light Switch Ons
  • Night Club Appearances
  • Personal Appearances
  • Vocal Performances

Will Mellor first made his television debut in Children’s Ward playing Ben Rowlingson. From there his career has rocketed to become one of the UK’s most popular male actors. He has starred in such television dramas as Hollyoaks, Casualty, EastEnders, Two pints of larger and a packet of crisps, White van Man Waterloo Road and many more.

Will Mellor is a true professional on and off screen and would be a great asset to your event. Will Mellor is available to book for personal appearances directly through VIP Appearances.