Last night saw the 2017 edition of the National Tribute Music Awards and the evening certainly didn’t disappoint. Held at the Athena in Leicester, the awards bring together the very best tribute acts from around the country in a celebration of their outstanding contribution to the industry.
With 11 categories up for grabs each award is always hotly contested with the winners able to use the ‘Official UK No.1 Tribute Award’ on all of their promotional material which provides a real boost to their act.
See the full list of winners from the night below:
- Best Video Production- Mark Summers as Elvis Legacy
- Best Sound & Lighting Production- Totally Tina
- Best Website- Glastonbudget
- Best Marketing and PR-LMS Worldwide
- Booking Venue of the Year-The Concorde Club
- Tribute Agent of the Year-Peller Artistes
- Best Band-Hats off to Led Zeppelin
- Best Female Artist- Tania Alboni as Cher
- Best Male- Paul Reason as Robbie Williams
- Music Industry Award- Bourne Leisure inc Butlins, Warners and Haven
- Lifetime Achievement Award- Totally Tina
Here is a selection of some of the winners who Champions Music & Entertainment can provide for a range of events.
The biggest winner on the night taking home two awards, ‘Best Sound & Lighting Production’ and the ‘Lifetime Achievement Award’, Justine Ruddock’s portrayal of the Queen of Rock really is simply the best. Encapsulating the true spirit of Tina Turner, Justine has performed all over the world in places as far flung as Mexico and Hong Kong.
Able to perform songs from Tina’s time in the band Ike to her solo endeavours of the 80s her imitation of the eight time Grammy winner is second to none.
Paul Reason’s tribute of brit star Robbie Williams has delighted fans for years and last night he won ‘Best Male’ for the second time. Since winning Stars in Their Eyes Paul’s act has gone from strength to strength lighting up venues all over the country.
Able to perform on his own or with a supporting band, he sings all of Robbie’s most popular songs including ‘Angels’, ‘Let me Entertain You’ and ‘Rock DJ’ always receiving a great reception wherever he goes.
One of the UK’s leading Led Zeppelin tribute acts, Hats off to Led Zeppelin took home the ‘Best Band Award’ on the night. Having performed with the likes of Queen and Iron Maiden in their career they have even been endorsed by Led Zeppelin’s tour manager Richard Cole.
Superbly reflecting the exact sound and look of the original, the band can perform two hour shows where they perform all of the greatest hits.
For booking information on any of these fantastic acts, get in touch with Champions Music & Entertainment. Simply call us on +44 1509 85 29 27 or complete the online form.