Bands Bio |

Gatsby are the freshest and most exciting band on the international party scene. Based in London, they travel worldwide as a stunning 13 piece Showband, 8 piece band with horn section or as their original 5 piece lineup. They have quickly built a reputation as the must-have band around Europe and the Middle East due to the electric atmosphere created by their high energy performances.

 

Gatsby have performed all around the world. From private islands in Lake Garda to South of France mansions; they also regularly perform in Dubai, Jordan, Hong Kong among many other destinations.

 

Fronted by powerhouse vocalists in Cleo Higgins and Gemma Mewse - both platinum selling artists - and led by Jonathan Carr who released his debut album in 2016; Gatsby boasts a truly world class lineup of musicians.

 

Their list of performance credits reads like a who's who of the pop music world. Beyoncé, Adele, Jessie J, John Mayer, Clean Bandit, Olly Murs, Noel Gallagher and Lily Allen to name a few. With musicians who are so in-demand at this level, it's little wonder Gatsby are so highly regarded amongst international party bands.

 

With amazing arrangements, slick choreography and spectacular musicianship - their show will get the dance floor full and have guests never wanting the night to end. The set includes music from the Motown and disco eras; throwback pop and R'n'B classics from the 90s and 00s; current pop, dance and smash hits; and with an international repertoire featuring songs in 7 languages, Gatsby stand alone as the premier international party band.

Repetoire |

Contemporary (10s & 00s)

 

24K Magic - Bruno Mars

How Deep is Your Love - Calvin Harris

Let Me Love You - DJ Snake (feat. Justin Bieber)

This Girl - Kungs vs Cookin’ on 3 Burners*

Waiting All Night - Rudimental**

This Is What You Came For - Rihanna & Calvin Harris

Star Boy - Daft Punk feat. The Weeknd

Rather Be - Clean Bandit**

Work - Rihanna

Hips Don’t Lie - Shakira*

One Dance - Drake

Can’t Hold Us - Macklemore*

Sorry - Justin Bieber

Feel So Close - Calvin Harris

Can’t Feel My Face - The Weeknd

Crazy in Love - Beyonce

Uptown Funk - Bruno Mars

Love Yourself - Justin Bieber

Ignition - R.Kelly

Adventure of a Lifetime - Coldplay

American Boy - Estelle

Do Your Thing - Basement Jaxx

Bills - Lunchmoney Lewis

Stitches - Shaun Mendes

7 Years - Lukas Graham

Rather Be - Clean Bandit

Ms Jackson - Outkast

Foolish - Ashanti

Valerie - Amy Winehouse

Forget You - Cee Lo Green

All These Things I’ve Done - The Killers

Senorita - Justin Timberlake

Yellow - Coldplay

 

Classics

 

I Want You Back - Jackson 5

Ain’t no Mountain High Enough - Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell

I Will Survive/Bambaleo mashup

Disco Inferno - The Trammps*

Staying Alive - The Bee Gee’s**

Dancing Queen - Abba**

Pretty Woman - Roy Orbison

I Wanna Dance With Somebody - Whitney Houston

Boogie Wonderland - Earth Wind and Fire**

Don’t Stop Till You Get Enough - Michael Jackson**

Superstition - Stevie Wonder

Could You Be Loved - Bob Marley

Lady Marmalade - Moulin Rouge**

Sweet Home Alabama - Lynyrd Skynyrd

Blame It On The Boogie - The Jacksons

Lovely Day - Bill Withers

Don’t Stop Believin’ - Journey

Never Too Much - Luther Vandross

Rock With You - Michael Jackson

All Night Long - Lionel Richie

Mr Blue Sky - ELO

Signed Sealed Delivered - Stevie Wonder

You Can Call Me Al - Paul Simon

We Don’t Have To Take Our Clothes Off - Jermaine Stewart

Ain’t Nobody - Chaka Khan

Let’s Dance - David Bowie

Hey Jude - The Beatles

Uptown Girl - Billy Joel

We built This City - Starship

Twist And Shout - The Beatles

Never Can Tell - Chuck Berry

Respect - Aretha Franklin

You Can’t Hurry Love - Diana Ross and The Supremes

Atomic - Blondie

PYT - Michael Jackson

My Girl - The Temptations

Satisfaction - The Rolling Stones

Jailhouse Rock - Elvis Presley

Sweet Caroline - Neil Diamond

Son of a Preacher Man - Dusty Springfield

All My Loving - The Beatles

 

90s R’n’b & Pop

 

No Scrubs - TLC

Canned Heat - Jamiroquai**

Bump n Grind - R.Kelly

Will Smith Mashup (Gettin’ Jiggy With It/Miami/Men in Black/Fresh Prince of Bel Air)

Backstreet’s Back - Backstreet Boys

Mashup of Mysterious Girl/Red Red Wine/Sweat

Don’t Let Go - En Vogue

Livin’ La Vida Loca - Ricky Martin*

Spice up Your Life - Spice Girls**

Parklife - Blur

End of the Road - Boys II Men

Hip Hop

 

California Love - Dr Dre & 2Pac*

Regulate - Warren G & Nate Dogg

No Diggity - Blackstreet

Lose Yourself - Eminem

Roses - Outkast

 

Garage

 

Flowers - Sweet Female Attitude

Re-Rewind - Craig David

Finally - CeCe Penniston

Moving Too Fast - Artful Dodger

Never Gonna Let You Go - Tina Moore

 

Welcome Drinks

 

At Last - Etta James

Don’t Know Why - Norah Jones

What a Wonderful World - Louis Armstrong

Here comes the sun - The Beatles

Girl put your records on - Corrine Bailey Rae

If I ain't got you - Alicia Keys

Human nature - Michael Jackson

Sunny - Sam Cooke

Killing Me Softly - The Fugees

Waterfalls - TLC

All I wanna do - Sheryl Crow

Empire State - Alicia Keys

As - Stevie Wonder

This Will Be (An Everlasting Love) - Natalie Cole**

All You Need is Love - The Beatles*

It Must Be Love - Madness**

Smooth - Santana*

Ain’t No Stopping Us Now - Luther Vandross**

 

International

 

Arabic

 

Salma ya Salama - Alabina

Zina - Babylone

Abdul Kader- Chab Khalid

Habibi Ya Nour El Ein - Amr Diab

 

Hebrew

 

Asher Bara

Aveinu Shalom aAechem

Hava Nagila

Lchaim to life

Moshiach

Oseh Shalom

Su Shearim

 

Italian

 

Volare - Gypsy Kings

L’Italiano - Toto Cogugno

 

Portuguese

 

Ai Se Eu Te Pego - Michel Telo

Mas Que Nada - Sergio Mendes

 

Spanish

 

Bambaleo - Gypsy Kings

Besame Mucho - Andrea Bocelli

 

French

 

Champs Elysees - Joe Dassin

 

Russian

Ничего на свете лучше нету

 

 

 

NB Songs with * are only available as 7/8 piece or show band. Songs with ** Only available as 13 piece show band. All other songs available as 5 piece ensemble.

Testimonials |

"Gatsby are simply incredible. We were lucky enough to fly the band out to Dubai for our wedding in June this year, and what a great decision to do so - our wedding wouldn’t have been the same without them. Jonathan and Gemma are amazing, words cannot describe just how good they are. We had Jonathan for most of the day - singing during the ceremony itself, performing during the champagne reception on a yacht, and then the full band throughout the evening. The entire day and night was planned out perfectly, tailored to our requirements - which is what makes working with the guys so great. We even had the band doing a live old-school garage set so we could re-live our childhood - perfection. We will continue to recommend Gatsby and to hire them again in the future"

 - Jenna & Andrew - Dubai.

 

 

"Maria And I can’t thank Gatsby enough for their performance at our wedding in Lake Garda. They took it to a whole new level and I’ve never heard a band as good - and I’ve heard quite a few! Incredible musicians and even better people - can’t recommend highly enough."

 - Dan and Maria, Isola Del Garda - Italy.

 

 

"Gatsby blew me away, will definitely be booking them for future events!”

- Rachel Carson - Rugby World Cup 2015

 

 

"Quite simply the best wedding band I’ve ever heard! I think everyone was shattered afterwards from dancing so much!"

- Sophie and Allan’s Wedding - Madrid, Spain

 

 

"I’ve hired many bands for our Corporate Events, but no one has ever got the crowd going like Gatsby. Can’t wait till our next event so I can get them back again.”

- Alberto Gazar - Monaco

 

 

"On the day of the wedding Jonathan was amazing.  His performance was incredibly emotional for us as I walked down the aisle and the guests couldn't believe that he was actually singing and not pre recorded!  For our evening reception he stepped it up again with his amazing band Gatsby - we had 4 year olds dancing to Under The Sea and 70 year olds danced to the Rolling Stones.  The dance floor was never empty and everyone had an amazing time."

- Emma Christou

 

"Jonathan Carr was one of the best finds of our lives so far! What a privilege to listen to this rising star! The Savoy was filled with an incredible and captivating voice with a personality to match. Not only is Jonathan a gem, but his band Gatby are equally as energetic and fun! You won't be disappointed if you dedicate a few hours to spend in their presence. Your feet will be tapping away well into the next day.."

- Christina and Charles Clarke

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