Ultimate 40 – a tribute to UB40 hailing from Birmingham– are nine professional musicians who deliver outstanding quality entertainment. This full nine piece live band have played along side some of reggae’s biggest and well known names in the industry and each member of the band have studied the techniques, sound and style of UB40 to capture an overall authentic performance. The lead vocal is as close to Ali Campbell as you can get.
Expect to hear: One In Ten, Red Red Wine, Kingston Town, Higher Ground, King, Cherry Oh Baby, I Got You Babe, Come Back Darling, If It Happens Again, Don’t Break My Heart, Rat In Mi Kitchen, Homely girl, Bring Me Your Cup, The Earth Dies Screaming, Food For Thought & many many more.
The Marley Experience are an eight piece UK Midlands based Bob Marley Tribute band with a difference, with their lead vocalist Lionart & his undeniable vocal resemblance to the late great King of Reggae Bob Marley himself. Lionart has performed on stage alongside famous Reggae stars such as Dawn Penn, Erroll Dunkley & David Rodigan and has been the lead vocalist in bands such as the Friendly Fire Band & The Roots Ambassadors as well as playing trumpet for Reggae band Natural Mystic. The backing band are a group of seasoned professionals with many of them appearing on stage with the likes of Pato Banton, Maxi Priest, the Skatalites & members of the original Steel Pulse & many more. The band named “The Hailers” consist of drums, bass, guitars, keyboards & female backing singers.