Helen James

Helen James has a great passion performing for Soul & Motown classics. She started singing at an early age, and after performing at numerous charity events & attaining first rate feedback she decided it was time to take a leap of faith and become a professional singer.

She served her apprenticeship performing with local talent & various tribute bands, with the primary focus to ensure everyone has a great time dancing the night away. Her career has gone from strength to strength, performing by request as the support act for legends such as Sir Joe Longthorne, The Three Degrees, Boney M, Gareth Gates, Bernie Clifton and Ray Quinn.

Helen now performs regularly as the Headline act, securing numerous prestigious bookings at established entertainment venues, hotels, golf & football clubs, she has also been supported locally performing at Wednesbury Townhall. 

Many Local charities use Helen for their events as her professionalism, care, and good nature provide for a funtastic show, with a packed-out dancefloor. Helen has helped raise over £25,000 for various charities including, McMillian, St. Giles hospice, Newcross coronary care and the list is ongoing!

Helen is available for a whole host of events, from party nights to weddings - singing in the church or evening reception or both! To more sombre events where a good send-off is required! 

Musical Influences - Etta James, Diana Ross, Dusty Springfield, Mariah Carey, Michael Buble, Whitney Houston & Luther Vandross to name but a few have all had their part to play in giving Helen inspiration for her show. You can expect to hear all time Divas like, The Supremes, Diana Ross, Tina Turner, to Soul Legends like Stevie W, The Drifters, The Temptations, Jackie Wilson, Sam Cook, to modern day legends like Amy W, Beyoncé, Katia Melua, this ladies show has it all.

Show Options

1 x 60 mins

2 x 45 mins 

  • Our Day Will Come - Amy Winehouse
  • Valerie - Amy Winehouse
  • Sweet Soul Music - Arthur Conley
  • At Last - Beyonce
  • One Call Away - Charlie Puth
  • If I Could Turn Back Time – Cher
  • Mustang Sally – Commitments
  • Chain Reaction - Diana Ross
  • Son Of A Preacher - Dusty Springfield
  • Can’t Help Falling On Love - Elvis
  • Hungry Eyes - Eric Carmen
  • Midnight Train To Georgia - Gladys Knight
  • Shake A Tail Feather - James Brown
  • Lifting Me Higher - Jackie Wilson
  • Blame It On The Boogie - Jackson 5
  • Spotlight - Jennifer Hudson
  • Wonderful World - Katie Melua
  • It Takes Two - Marvin Gaye
  • My Guy - Mary Wells
  • Dancing In The Street - Martha Reeves
  • Love Is Strange - Micky And Sylvia
  • Stand By Me - Sam Cook
  • Bring It On Home To Me - Sam Cooke
  • Change Is Gonna Come - Sam Cooke
  • Twisting The Night Away - Sam Cooke
  • For Once In My Life - Stevie Wonder
  • I Just Called To Say I Love You - Stevie Wonder
  • Cry To Me - Solomon Burke
  • River Deep Mountain High - Tina Turner
  • Proud Mary - Tina Turner
  • Simply The Best - Tina Turner.
  • Do You Love Me - The Contours
  • More Than A Number In My Little Red Book - The Drifters
  • Come On Over To My Place – The Drifters
  • Wonderful - The Drifters
  • Saturday Night At The Movies - The Drifters
  • My Girl - The Temptations
  • When Will I See You Again – Three Degrees
  • Where Did Our Love Go - Three Degrees
  • Be My Baby - The Ronettes
  • Baby Love - The Supremes
  • Stop In Name Of Love – The Supremes
  • You Can’t Hurry Love - The Supremes
  • You To Me Are Everything - The Real Thing
  • Love Train - The Ojays