James Brown - Buzz

Buzz has been a professional singer and musician all his working life so far. Playing guitar, keyboards and singing in his first band Marks Brothers alongside his three brothers and two uncles. Constantly touring the UK and Europe, they supported many soul greats along the way including Gladys Knight and the Pips and The Commodores. The band made many TV & radio appearances and secured a recording contract with Carrere Records. A few years later, Buzz signed a publishing deal this time with his wife Maxine, successfully writing songs for artists including ‘The Venga Boys’.They have also written theme tunes for the TV shows The Basil Brush Show & Howdi Gaudi.

Buzz D’ Angelo is currently the only tribute artist in Europe celebrating the  music of “The Godfather of soul” James Brown. Performing shows all over the world with his own Georgia all star Band, Bulgaria’s Akaga Band and The Black Rhino Band as well as many other world class musicians. Performing all the biggest songs Living in America, It’s a man’s world, Papas got a brand new bag, I feel good and many more...

James Brown’s influence has touched so many great artists over the years Including Michael Jackson, Prince and Bruno Mars. Buzz was the only double winner at the UK National Tribute awards for both his James Brown and Ray Charles shows.

Show Options

The Show Line-up - is available as a solo performer to backing tracks or with a three-piece up to a ten-piece band.

1 x 60 mins 

The show can also be combined with a Prince Xperience, Little Richard or Ray Charles show, if more than one set is required.

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