James Franklyn travels the UK singing at various wedding days and corporate events. Specialising in making your special event even more special. James designs bespoke packages especially for your needs, from singing at your church service to a full nights entertainment.
James first made his debut on the Liverpool empire at the tender age of 12, supporting the legendary everly brothers. James then went on to front bands up and down the country performing alongside the merseybeats, Tony Christie and Edwin Starr.
In 1990 James moved out to Detroit, upon where he really refined his craft, singing in soul and blues bars and was lucky enough to lay down backing vocals on motown sessions.
In 1991, James moved back to the uk, where he took 5 months out of the music business as he put together vocal harmony group B.N.D .Wihin 12 months, B.N.D where signed by sony music, and embarked upon a tour with up an coming boyband TAKE THAT. B.N.D went on to have huge success in Germany and Japan.
It was then that James was head hunted by Manchester band SIMPLY RED, WHO WHERE LOOKING FOR A VOCALIST / FRONTMAN TO FRONT THE BAND AS Mick Hucknall spent time in italy. James played sell out theartres all over uk and abroad, and that is where he mastered how to entertain and please a crowd.
James is now one of the uk’s top wedding and corporate singers with high demand for his musical style. James covers all genres of music, and sings them all with passion.