Professionally active in the world of music for over a decade, Christopher Weeks is one of the brightest stars in modern-day jazz. Having performed for thousands of people both within the country and abroad, Chris’ fresh and exciting approach to the genre has helped cement him as a leading name amongst jazz- and swing singers.
Chris’ earliest introduction to the sounds of swing occurred when he was just eight years old when his grandmother introduced him to the music of Frank Sinatra. Showing an appreciation for his music from the get-go, Chris soon became obsessed with the sound of vocal jazz. He began to achieve professional success as a singer during his teenage years, developing his distinctive sound in the process.
Since then, Chris’ incredible talent has seen him perform at a wide variety of notable venues, including the Savoy Hotel, the Liverpool Empire, the Grand Hotel, Edinburgh Playhouse, Manchester Palace and the Pizza Express Jazz Club. His cool, suave style has captured the hearts of audiences across the United Kingdom and Europe.
In musical terms, Chris’ exciting repertoire includes many of the best-loved jazz standards. Furthermore, Chris has mastered an incredible array of songs by the legendary group The Rat Pack, the most notable members of which were the legendary Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin and Sammy Davis Jr. Performing songs like Angel Eyes, All of Me, The Lady Is a Tramp and My Baby Just Cares for Me, Chris’ show makes for a wonderful tribute to the group. In addition, Chris specialises in giving many modern songs a swing twist, incorporating songs like Sweet Child O’ Mine and Everybody Hurts into his varied setlist. Last but not least, he also excels at performing songs by legendary swing crooner Michael Bublé.
Enjoying a reputation as one of the most exciting young British singers, Chris has enjoyed success performing for corporate events, wedding entertainment and private occasions. Treating audiences to a stellar performance, he has impressed top corporate clients including the BBC and Renault.
Christopher Weeks’ astounding musical abilities and his incredible sense of charisma have seen him embark on a meteoric rise to the top. Putting smiles on the faces of his audience, he is the perfect booking for a wide array of events.