Johnny2Bad are an 8-piece band from Birmingham. They perform a tribute to the music of UK Reggae legends UB40, presenting their high energy live shows, encompassing all the greatest hits and classics, including: Homely Girl, Happens Again, Kingston Town, Baby Come Back, Can't Help Falling in Love, Red Red Wine and many more. They tour Nationwide as well as Europe. They believe in plenty of audience participation which really shows as they reach out to the audience to ensure everyone is out of their seats Singing & Dancing from start to the finish of their Dazzling set. They bring the UB40 show to life with their Powerful performance and amazing energy wherever they go.
Members of Johnny2bad have supported and toured with many reggae legends, including, Pato Banton and The Reggae Revolution (on many worldwide tours), Sting, Santana, Peter Gabriel, The Beat with Ranking Roger, Dreadzone, Selectors, The Moulettes, Skatalites, Jimmy Cliff, Third World, Morgan Heritage, Shaggy, Maxi Priest, UB40 with Ali Campbell, Astro and Mikey, during their 2014 and 2015 Sold Out shows in the UK, at O2 Arena London, Hatfield House, Burghley House and also Lincoln Castle in 2016 to name but a few.
The band have performed at a number of sold out shows across the UK and in Holland, including Sold Out shows at 'Reggae Night' in Nijmegen, 'Zomergeblaos fest' in Hilvarenbeek, and the Assen TT Festival in Holland, in front of an audience of over 8,000. Their success continues with a back catalogue of sold out shows throughout the UK and the Dorpsfeest Stoke City Live fest in Holland and a 5,000 plus tent at GlastonBarry tribute fest in Wales, along with performances at Somerset tribute festival at the Yeovil showground.
They had the pleasure of supporting Chic Le Freak and Sister Sledge at The Apex in Suffolk, Susan Cadagon at Yardley Wood, and playing their first ever Essex Sausage Fest, which resulted in additional bookings for Leicester, Peterborough, and a regular at the Derby Sausage festival.
J2B are happy to travel the globe!!!!
1 x 60 mins
1 x 90 mins
2 x 45 mins