1950s & 60s Jive and Swing Band – The Jive Aces

The Jive Aces includes many well known songs, spanning Swing, Jive, Boogie-Woogie, Rhythm & Blues and a little Rock ‘n’ Roll.

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About The Act

Legendary swing, jive and skiffle group, The Jive Aces, are renowned worldwide for their high-energy music and spectacular stage show. They are perhaps best known as the first live band to reach the final rounds of “Britain’s Got Talent” and for their award winning viral video,“Bring Me Sunshine”, which has 3 million views online and is so uplifting it’s even been prescribed by a doctor!

This swinging sextet average 300 shows a year and have performed for The Queen, as well as working with Van Morrison and John Travolta. They’ve played to capacity crowds at the Royal Albert Hall, Buckingham Palace, Glastonbury Festival, The London Olympics and have graced stages in 40 countries, including major theatre tours in the USA.

The Jive Aces set list is pulled from a large repertoire that  includes many well known songs, spanning Swing, Jive, Boogie-Woogie, Rhythm & Blues and a little Rock ‘n’ Roll.

The song choices can be varied to suit the event, for example whether it’s a seated or dancing audience, etc. Additionally, singer Ian Clarkson is very good at interacting with and reading audiences, so the set list is always flexible. And if there are any songs listed below that you particularly would like to hear, let us know and we’ll be sure to include them.

They famously cheered up a grumpy Simon Cowell and wowed the judges on “BGT”. Other TV appearances include: “Strictly Come Dancing”, “Children in Need”Good Day Los Angeles” and “The Alan Titchmarsh Show”.

The Jive Aces – Videos

 

The Jive Aces – Jive and Swing Band – Photo Gallery

 Testimonals

“Absolutely Brilliant! That really put me in a good mood.” – Simon Cowell

“Infectious, uplifting and a marvelous!” – Len Goodman

“Simply Sensational!” – The Stage

“Jive Aces rocked us, literally, and raised the roof!” – Huffington Post

“True Showmanship!” – The Telegraph