Are you ready for a non-stop party? Book Essential 80s today for the ultimate authentic 80s experience.

This terrific 5-piece tribute act are nothing short of amazing, performing your favourite 80s hits from the likes of Duran Duran, Lionel Richie, Rick Astley and Wham! Blasting out instantly recognisable hits, performed with a bucket load of energy, Essential 80s will fill your dance floor in no time.

Bringing back the fun and fashion of the 80s, Essential 80s provide a night of excellent entertainment, ideal for weddings, parties and corporate events alike. Their incredible musicianship and years of professional experience make their show stand out as one of the UK’s most exciting tribute acts.

The band’s standard show features their stunning male lead vocalist, accompanied by guitar, keys, bass and drums (all singing backing vocals). They also provide backing tracks which incorporates keys/synth into their live sets for that unmistakable 80s electro sound.

Providing two sets of live music, with background music in between, Essential 80s have your evening entertainment covered. They will arrive at your venue full equipped with PA and lighting for their electric performance. If you have a specific song request you’d love the band to perform, that’s no problem either! Essential 80s will happily learn one special request or first dance for your special occasion.

If you’re craving an 80s flashback and a night of great music, make sure you enquire for Essential 80s today!

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Example Setlist

Duran Duran - Rio
Madness - It Must Be Love
Lionel Richie - Dancing On The Ceiling
Aha - Take On Me
Erasure - A Little Respect
Culture Club - Karma Chameleon
Depeche Mode - I Just Can't Get Enough
Queen - Crazy Little Thing Called Love
James - Sit Down
The Buggles - Video Killed The Radio Star
Soft Cell - Tainted Love
Lionel Richie - All Night Long
Rick Astley - Never Gonna Give You Up
The Human League - Don't You Want Me
Dead or Alive - You Spin Me Right Round
Duran Duran - Hungry Like The Wolf
The Proclaimers - 500 Miles
Wham - Wake Me Up Before You Go Go
Simple Minds - Dont You (Forget About Me)
Phil Collins - You Can't Hurry Love
Wham! - Club Tropicana
The Jam - Town Called Malice
Elton John - I'm Still Standing
Men At Work - Down Under
Gary Numan - Cars
Bryan Adams - Summer Of 69
Wham - I'm Your Man
Spandau Ballet - Gold
KC & The Sunshine Band - Give It Up
Tears For Fears - Everybody Wants To Rule The World
Duran Duran - Girls On Film
Katrina & The Waves - Walking On Sunshine
Abba - Does Your Mother Know
Kenny Loggins - Footloose
Nik Kershaw - Wont Let The Sun Go Down On Me
Cher - If I Could Turn Back Time

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