A brunette Marilyn Monroe meets the physical embodiment of Betty Boop. This description of singer and actress Rebecca Grant is the epitome of your 1940s-1950s songstress. A smooth concoction of warm sultry vocals with a range of sassy and powerful songs with such a command and presence on stage. You might even recognise her off the box from BAFTA award winning BBC's Holby City and 'Midsomer Murders'. Visit www.rebeccagrant.co.uk her official actor's website for more info.
After singing with UK's no1 Jive band, The Jive Aces, at Buckingham Palace she was then asked to perform her one woman cabaret 'Some Like it Hot' at Bellamy's in Mayfair (one of two places in London HM Queen has dined at.) Owned and ran by Gavin Rankin and music arrangements by West End pianist and conductor Tom Wakeley. After one week she gathered audiences of Lords and Ladies, senior members of various banks, and the Queen's very own pianist Confrey Philipps, up, singing and playing the piano. Not to mention the writeups of praise in the Evening Standard and Daily Mail (see PRESS)
She guest sings with The Jive Aces at prestigious places such as 'The Royal Albert Hall' and regularly at UK's top Jazz venue Ronnie Scotts, The Pheasantry and Boisdale of Canary Wharf. Together they have performed at numerous festivals including Marlborough, Reading, Derry, Cork and Ascona. They have travelled the world from Switzerland to The Philippines to Paris expanding and spreading the world of Jive, Jazz and Swing music.
Rebecca recently returned from Florida singing at The Spanish River Concerts in a range of concerts to a thousand people per night. She is currently planning her Rebecca Swing tour in the UK before going stateside by the end of 2020.
After The Jive Aces received over 2million hits on youtube for 'Bring me Sunshine' Music Video Rebecca Grant and The Jive Aces joined forces for their latest album 'King of the Swingers' a salut to Louis Prima.
Rebecca is also developing her own Rebecca Swing Show with musician and composer Stephen Large (who has played and composed for the likes of Imelda May, Duffy, Paloma Faith) and music producer Andrew Jones who also produces for Imelda May and many other renowned artists.
She is currently available for concerts, cabarets, gigs and events. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for further details.