Taking place annually on the 25th of December, Christmas and the associated 'work Christmas party' is staple in British workplace culture. With nearly 65% of companies planning a Christmas party, this year is sure to be one full of celebration.
The team at Champions Music and Entertainment regularly support organisations and private individuals in planning their Christmas Party bands. A wide variety of acts are available to hire for Christmas party bookings, from seasoned headline acts to creative and talented tribute acts.
How to book a Christmas party band?
Booking a Christmas party band could not be easier. At Champions Music and Entertainment, we are leading experts on hiring entertainment for events and boast an experienced team of booking agents, each equipped with the knowledge and passion to ensure the success of your event. To hire a Christmas party band, contact our team via phone on 0203 7934042 or use our easy online contact form for a free consultation.
Who Are The Top Christmas Party Bands To Hire in 2022?
It is never too early to organise your Christmas party! See our top pick of the bands, singers and tribute acts available below, in our list of the most requested Christmas party entertainment for 2022.
From the feedback we received from over 3,000 bookings over the last year, Champions Music and Entertainment have curated the official top Christmas party bands to book for 2022:
Half Boyzone Half Westlife Duo
"Just wanted to say a big thank you for sorting out Boyzlife for us. The boys were great, completely professional and completed connected with our crowd”
Brian McFadden and Keith Duffy are the former members of popular groups Boyzone and Westlife who came together to form Boyzlife. They cover hits such as Everyday I Love You, All That I Need and Westlife Hits Uptown Girl and You Raise Me Up. For Christmas hits that the whole audience will love, Boyzlife is an excellent choice.
2) The Rick Parfitt Jr. (RPJ) Band
One of the UK's most popular party bands.
RPJ are the best band you can have as your entertainment- they totally transformed our night! The energy and fun they bring is incomparable. Both the band and Champions were a joy to work with- very professional and clear, easy communication."
Founded by the son of Status Quo legend Rick Parfitt, RPJ band are firm favourites of some of the most prestigious corporations in the UK including Santander, Virgin and Re-think Group. Consisting of musicians who have played alongside some of the biggest headliners including Lady Gaga & Ozzy Osborne they are a truly fantastic band to book for your Christmas Party.
Cool & Contemporary Party Band
"Three words to describe Coyote: Banging Live Performance...Thanks for leaving our guests with a euphoric sweaty sheen and sore, but happy feet."
Coyote is a fantastic group, they cover a wide range of performances from Coldplay to Swedish House Mafia and Rihanna. The group are all well-respected musicians in their own rights and together form a much-loved party band. For corporate Christmas parties Coyote will have everyone on the dancefloor.
One of the UK's finest party bands
You are my new favourite band! Had such an amazing time listening and dancing to you @madhenband amazing". - Paloma Faith
Madhen are truly masters of their craft. Well respected in the industry for their professionalism, versatility and energy Madhen push the boundaries of what a party band can offer, both musically and technically.
5) The Talent (4-piece)
The Hugely Popular 4-Piece Band
“Just a note of thanks to you and your band for making our Christmas party so special. I have had nothing but praise for The Talent from the staff and directors here and I would certainly rebook for other events and recommend you to friends and colleagues.”
The Talent in their 4-piece form is truly remarkable. Having performed at the Wembley Arena and the Royal Albert Hall no stage is too big or to small for this fantastic 4-piece band. When booked, The Talent delivers high energy performances time and time again.
6) ReWind 80s
80’s Themed Tribute Act
The setlist includes Girls Just Want To Have Fun Holding Out For A Hero I Wanna Dance With Somebody.
Signing hits such as ‘Girls Just Wanna Have Fun’, Like a Prayer – ReWind 80s is the quintessential 80’s tribute ac. The dynamic duo are all about big hits, big hair and lots of fun! They are often booked for office Christmas parties around the country. Rewind 80s brings back the good times with some of the most memorable music from the decade.
7) Singing Waiters
A Fantastic Combination of Music & Comedy
"The Amazing Singing Waiters were fantastic they injected so much energy and atmosphere into our Christmas Party... The guests that attended said that it was the best works Christmas Party they had been to due to the entertainment!"
One of the freshest exciting music acts of recent times the Singing Waiters pose as unassuming characters such as chefs, waiters and even policemen before exploding into song creating a hugely exciting moment for the audience. They have performed for global organisations like McLaren and Diageo.
8) Urban Intro
A 6-10 Piece Party Band
Previously performed for the likes of British Airways and Channel 4!
Urban Intro has graced the stage for clients that include British Airways and Channel 4. They have appeared on MTV and have held residencies at Birmingham's Jam House and Nottingham's Southbank City. Paying tribute to bands both old and new, from Stevie Wonder to Justin Timberlake, Chaka Khan to Rihanna; Whitney Houston to CeCe Peniston; the group combine funk and soul to get audiences in the mood for dancing.
9) American Four Tops
Motown & Soul Cover Band
The setlist includes: ‘My Girl’, 'Loco in Acapulco', 'Baby I Need Your Lovin.'
Known as one of the greatest soul cover bands of our time the American Four Tops bring the biggest Motown hits to the stage. the band plays a masterful tribute to The Drifters, The Temptations, The Four Tops, Smokey Robinson and more. The American Four Tops make fantastic Christmas party entertainment.
10) MIB Band
Big Hits, Big Dreams, Big Hair
The setlist includes: - Walking On Sunshine to Don't You Want Me Baby; Dancing Queen to Signed Sealed Delivered, Hard Days Night to Moves Like Jagger
Chosen to perform in front of 300,000 people for the Royal Wedding at Hyde Park, MIB is the unstoppable party band commonly causing a stir at award ceremonies, weddings and corporate events. Playing all the hits from the 60s to the modern-day, this award-winning band are the perfect antidote to the cold weather in the build-up to Christmas.
11) Nearly Bublè
Dan Smith as Michael Bublé
"You've got a hell of a voice." - Nick Ahad
Having sung for clients including Leeds United FC, Channel 4, ITV, the BBC, Mercure Hotels and more, Dan Smith is the superstar jazz singer able to play your favourite Bublé tunes. These include Feeling Good, Haven't Met You Yet, Sway, Everything and Save the Last Dance for Me. A perfect match for any Christmas bash, Nearly Bublé will have everyone singing along.
12) The Funtime Frankies
Exciting British Party Band
The setlist includes: - Can't Touch This, Oh What a Night!, Sweet Home Alabama & La Bamba
Taking you from the winter of 2019 back to the Summer of 69, The Funtime Frankies offer a big band sound that simply stuns. Two-time national winners of the Wedding Industry Awards, the group have entertained at weddings, corporate events and festivals in the UK and beyond. The ultimate choice for a Christmas party, the band is well versed no matter if you're looking for new music or all the classics.
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Contact Champions Music & Entertainment to enquire about booking Christmas party entertainment for your event! Get in touch by calling 0203 793 4042, emailing [email protected]onsukplc.com or via our online contact form.