Female Fronted Jazz Ensemble for Hire


From £775

Bustling with energy and a passion for live music, Blackbird showcase soul, jazz, blues, Motown and contemporary songs in their own impressive style.


Perfect for live-lounge-esque vibes, Blackbird promise to conjure up the perfect atmosphere at your event. With fantastic vocals and superb live instrumentation, you'll be captivated by a well crafted and rehearsed sound.

Highlights from the repertoire include songs from artists such as Sam Cooke, Marvin Gaye and Amy Winehouse to name but a few.

Blackbird Reviews
Really great band with fantastic vocals! Lovely vibe for our wedding day and all our guests enjoyed. Friendly and professional - would recommend for any event!
Naomi - Wedding
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Scroll down the artist repertoire below to discover the range of music covered. Looking for something specific? Type in the artist or song name to search through the list.

  • Valerie - Amy Winehouse
  • Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow - Carrol King
  • All My Loving - Amy Winehouse
  • American Boy - Estelle
  • Cheek to Cheek - Ella Fitzgerald
  • Don’t Know Why - Norah Jones
  • Sunday Kind of Love - Etta James
  • The Nearness of You - Norah Jones
  • Chain of Fools - Aretha Franklin
  • Do Right Woman - Aretha Franklin
  • Say a Little Prayer - Aretha Franklin
  • What's Going on - Marvin Gaye
  • I Heard It Through the Grapevine - Marvin Gaye
  • At Last - Etta James
  • Trust in Me - Etta James
  • I Got a Woman You Go to My Head
  • Ain't No Mountain High Enough - Marvin Gaye
  • Hit the Road Jack - Ray Charles
  • Georgia on My Mind - Ray Charles
  • I Got a Woman - Ray Charles
  • Lets Stay Together - Al Green
  • Simply Beautiful - Al Green
  • Change Is Gonna Come - Sam Cooke
  • Take Me to the River - Al Green
  • People Get Ready - Curtis Mayfield
  • Move on Up - Curtis Mayfield
  • You Send Me - Sam Cooke
  • Wonderful World - Louis Armstrong
  • Crazy Little Thing Called Love - Queen
  • Jealous Guy - Donny Hathaway
  • Back to Black - Amy Winehouse
  • Moody Mood for Love - Amy Winehouse
  • Sunday Morning - Maroon 5
  • How High Is the Moon - Ella Fitzgerald
  • My Baby Just Cares for Me - Nina Simone
  • These Foolish Things - Ella Fitzgerald
  • I Want You Back - Jackson 5
  • Blame It on the Boogie - Jackson 5
  • I Put a Spell on You - Nina Simone
  • Blackbird - the Beatles
  • How It Feels to Be Free - Nina Simone
  • Use Me - Bill Withers
  • Just like a Star - Corinne Bailey Rae
  • Is This Love - Bob Marley
  • Losing You - Corinne Bailey
  • Faith - George Michael
  • Overjoyed - Stevie Wondered
  • Ain’t No Sunshine - Bill Withers
  • Rock with You - MJ
  • Round Midnight - Jasmine Sullivan
  • In a Sentimental Mood - Duke Ellington
  • Midnight Train to Georgia - Gladys Night and the Pips
  • Lola - The Kinks
  • Tennessee Whiskey - Chris Stapleton
  • Hey Ya - Out Cast
  • Crazy - Gnarles Barkley
  • You Do Something to Me - Paul Weller
  • Moondance - Van Morrison
  • L.O.V.E - Nat King Cole
  • I Can’t Help Falling in Love with You - Elvis
  • Girl from Ipanema -
  • Never Too Much - Luther Vandross
  • I Wish - Stevie Wonder
  • Stronger than Me - Amy Winehouse
  • These Are the Days - Jamie Cullum
  • Lovely Day - Bill Withers
  • The Way You Make Me Feel - MJ
  • Ordinary People - John Legend
  • I’ve Got You Under My Skin - Frank Sinatra
  • Teach Me Tonight - Dianah Washington
  • Is You Is or Is You Ain’t My Baby - Dianah Washington


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Key Information

Learn more about what's included when booking Blackbird for your event. If you have requirements that differ from the below, please let us know when making your enquiry.

Standard Package

  • 2 x 50 or 3 x 40 minute sets with breaks
  • Professional PA system
  • Playlists between sets if required
  • Arrival one hour prior to performance
  • Travel expense
  • Dedicated member of our team assigned to your event
  • PAT certified equipment and Public Liability Insurance

Line-ups & Extras

  • Trio

    Female Vocals/Double Bass/Guitar

  • Quartet

    Female Vocals/Double Bass/Guitar, Drums/Percussion

  • Quintet

    Female Vocals/Double Bass/Guitar, Drums/Percussion, Keys or Brass

Send Enquiry

Interested in hiring Blackbird for your event? Simply fill in the form below with your event details and we'll come back to you with a quote.