Leeann James

    Leeann James

    Leeann James 806 960 Darin Day Music

    With a wealth of experience and professionalism to her credit, LeeAnn James is the perfect artiste for any venue or occasion that requires a touch of class. Comfortable in both small, intimate rooms to large theatre/concert halls, her show can be tailored to suit any audience from laid back and ambient to lively uptempo classics.

    With a number of fully rehearsed and authentic shows there is something for every type of event. From comedy and laughter to the the drama and excitement of Bond.  The laid back sounds of swing and jazz, classic and modern country, ballroom and latin standards to modern day hits,  sixties, seventies, soul, motown and much more. 

    LeeAnn’s diary covers engagements ranging from top corporate venues, hotels, theatres, casinos, weddings and private functions
    cabaret shows, restaurants and charity balls & functions.  Her blend of a warm and friendly personality, unique self-effacing humour, fantastic singing voice and stunning costumes continues to win her many return bookings and compliments.  
    Professionally trained, she has performed across the country at many top venues, including the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Hall,and has also appeared at the renowned “Oscars Ball” in Bahrain, and at the prestigious Husa Resorts, Mallorca, winning rave reviews and securing return bookings at both venues. LeeAnn is also a regular performer for Thomson Gold Hotels across
    Europe and P & O Cruising.

    Shows available :-

    ALL THAT JAZZ 

    Classic swing, jazz and west end classics are at the core of a terrific ambient night of entertainment.  Whether you want up tempo swing and latin rhythms or cool and sophisticated jazz melodies you will be enthralled by a terrific performance tailored to suit your event. From Rosemary Clooney, Dinah Shaw, Ella Fitxgerald and Billie Holiday to Diane Krall and even Michael Buble and Dean Martin.

    Elegant and sophisticated, this show is ideal for weddings, corporate events and dinner parties specialising in easy listening jazz with some uptempo and dancier numbers to add a little variety to your event.

    ROCK’N’ROLL 50’S/60’S

    Featuring songs from some of the great era of rock and roll, together with some of the top female vocalists and bands of that era,  this is a nostalgic, felgood show. With over one hundred rock’n’roll, 50’s and 60’s sixties songs to choose from – there’s always something for every taste!

    This can be a two set or one 60 minute set show. The show can also be provided with a totally 60’s disco. 

     SING AS WE GO….

    Wartime/40’s/50’s

    Featuring songs from the wartime era and many big band classics made famous by Vera Lynn, The Andrews Sisters, Gracie fields and many more…..

    The perfect show for a night of nostalgia, commemorative wartime events, St George’s Day or all thingsBRITISH!!

    DORIS DAY

    A lifelong fan of Doris Day, LeeAnn reproduces some of her most classic songs from beautiful lilting ballads such as It’s Magic and Secret Love through to Move Over Darlng and Que Sera sera and adding in a fun element with songs such as TheWindy City and The Deadwood Stage. A great show for Doris Day fans young and old. 

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     STRICTLY CABARET

    A terrific show of strict tempo songs from big band to modern hits, swing and jazz to rock and roll. All songs are arranged to fit in with all major dance tempos.  From cha cha cha, samba and rumba to waltz, quick step and fox trot through to jive and rock and roll.  And there are even a few fun dances for good measure! A strictly entertaining show for anyone who like to dance the night away.

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    ROCK CHICK

    Click here for more details and sample set list

    For those about to rock…this is the show for you. Featuring some of the greatest rock songs of all time from “Smoke on the Water” and “Alright Now” to classics by Heart, Fleetwood Mac, Bon Jovi, Bryan Adams, Whitesnake and many more….this is a classy classic rock show for anyone who loves power ballads and rock classics of the 70’s and 80’s.

     COUNTRY
    Country music comes naturally to LeeAnn. Covering some true classics through to modern country rock, this is the show for any country music lover. From songs by some of the first ladies of country such as Tammy Wynette, Patsy Cline and Billy Jo Spears, through to Reba McIntyre and Lorrie Morgan and coming bang up to date with melodic songs from the likes of Lady Antebellum and rocking it up with a touch of Carrie Underwood and Gretchen Wilson – there is certainly something to please even the most discerning fan.

     CARE HOME ENTERTAINMENT

    LeeAnn can also perform a show to entertain in Sheltered Housing or Care Homes. A melodic trip through the 20’s through the the 50’s and 60’s this is the perfect show to reminisce to.  Click here for more information and set list.

     JAMES BOND / CASINO

    ENTERTAINMENT AT IT’S MOST GLAMOROUS

    If you want a night of sheer glamour, excitement and fantasy then this is the show for you. The night can be as intimate or as elaborate as you want it to be. Featuring songs made famous by international artistes such as Shirley Bassey, Tom Jones, Matt Monroe, Nancy Sinatra and Tina Turner , LeeAnn pays her own special tribute to each of these legends during a breathtaking night with Bond.

    IRISH

     Add a “touch of the Irish” with a terrific show featuring  the classic Irish ballads and singalongs. 

    Growing up in a musical family, LeeAnn was surrounded by music from an early age and, coming from a Liverpool family with Irish roots, family gatherings quite regularly turned into family singalongs! Listening to some Irish classic songs as a child, the music stayed in Leeann’s heart and she now sings and plays some melodies and memories reflecting on many happy,and some crazy, memories of her childhood.

    COMEDY

    For a show with something just a little special, LeeAnn James will not disappoint. With some terrific original and entertaining comedy you are guaranteed a night of pure entertainment. A naturally funny lady, LeeAnn is the perfect artiste for all age groups, all venues.

    A firm favourite in the UK and abroad, LeeAnn’s style of quick wit, self-effacing humour and clever observations sets her aside from many others, and continues to win her rave reviews and return bookings. A totally clean show, LeeAnn prides herself on making people laugh without the need for smut or innuendo.

    EUROVISION

    A fun filled estravaganza of all things Eurovision!  Featuring the best hits, the number ones, the also rans and the near misses from 1950 to 2014.  All you need is a good supply of flags, bunting and you have our own Eurovision Party!!!  

    (This show is popular all year round but especially popular during April and May.  Please book in advance to avoid disappointment.  Available UK or worldwide)

    Set Lists

     CABARET

    Almost like being in love
    Nobody does it like me
    Don’t rain on my parade
    You’re my world
    Downtown
    The Lady is a tramp
    This is my life
    Thank you for the music
    Walking in Memphis
    Total Eclipse of the heart
    Let me try again
    This is the moment
    Son of a preacher man
    There are worse things I could do
    Diamonds are forever
    You don’t have to say you love me
    I only wanna be with you

    MODERN

    Breathless
    Superstar
    I don’t feel like dancing
    Make you feel my love
    Warwick Avenue
    Black and gold
    Mama Do
    Valerie
    Up
    Sway
    Human
    I’m outta love
    Whole Again
    Don’t know why
    Mercy
    Sway
    From Paris to Berlin
    Step by step
    I’m alive
    Relight my fire
    Just cant get enough
    Its in your eyes 

     SWING/JAZZ

    All of me
    All the way
    Almost like being in love
    Bad bad leroy brown
    Anything goes
    Cheek to cheek
    Cry me a river
    Dont rain on my parade
    Dream a little dream
     Feeling good
     Fever
     For once in my life
     I get a kick out of you
     I cant give you anything but love
    Lets fall in love
    Let there be love
    Lullaby of Broadway
    Masquerade
    Misty
    My baby just cares for me
    Nice work if you can get it
    Orange coloured sky
    Save the last dance for me
    Sentimental Journey
    Slow boat to China
    Sway
    S’wonderful
    Taking a chance on love
    That old devil called love
    The very thought of you
    Unforgettable
    Walk on by
    What a difference a day makes
    When I fall in love
    You made me love you

    ROCK AND ROLL

    Whole lotta shaking
    Twist and shout
    Johnny B Good
    Rock and roll medley
    This Old house
    Green Door

    DANCE/70’S
    SOUL/MOTOWN

    Build me up buttercup
    Love really hurts
    Love train
    Proud Mary
    Car wash
    Nutbush city limits
    Its raining men
    Lady Marmalade
    Fame
    Flashdance
    Footloose
    Lets hear it for the boy
    Higher and higher
    All night long
    Blame it on the boogie
    The Locomotion
    Hey Baby
    Gimme gimme gimme
    Moving on up
    Twisting the night away
    Crazy little thing called love
    Stuck in the middle 
    Spirit in the sky
    Man I feel like a woman
    You to me are everything
    Signed sealed delivered
    River deep mountain high
    Making your mind up
    Shout
    A little but more
    Stone in love with you
    Out of reach
    Angels
    Love me with all of your heart
    Unchained melody