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'Live Lounge' style
Sound limiter friendly
Fully insured

Duo Services

Are you looking for the perfect drinks reception entertainment? Well, look no further! Small in size, but large in sound, Corey Young & percussionist James Burgess are one of the finest acoustic duos available for hire in the midlands.

Featuring the renowned lead vocals of Corey Young (Hyatt & Belfry Resort resident), alongside the carefully programmed percussive accompaniments of James Burgess, this duo will treat your guests to a popular selection of Classic Soul, Motown, Pop standards, re-worked into a modern Radio 1 Live Lounge style.

Exclusive to Apollo Live Entertainment

Have supported high profile artists such as Alexander O’neil & The Stylistics

Acoustic guitar / male lead vocalist & percussionist

2 x 40 minute sets of live music

BOSE professional PA system

Radio 1 ‘Live Lounge’ style arrangements

Cost effective drinks reception package

Easy listening

PLI (public liability insurance) up to 5 million

All equipment PAT tested for safety

The Way You Make Me Feel – Michael Jackson
My Girl – The Temptations
Stand by me – Ben E King
Feeling Good/Cry Me a River – Nina Simone/Justin Timberlake
Hit the Road Jack – Ray Charles
Fast Car – Tracy Chapman
Sittin’ on the Dock of the bay – Otis Reading
English man in New York – Sting
Ain’t no Sunshine – Bill Withers
Wonderful tonight – Eric Clapton
Jailhouse Rock – Elvis
Suspicious Minds – Elvis
Twisting the Night Away – Sam Cooke
Bring it on home to me – Sam Cooke
Stuck in the Middle With You – Stealers Wheel
All Night Long – Lionel Richie
Easy – Lionel Richie
Faith – George Michael
Wake Me Up – Aloe Blacc
Say You Won’t Let Go – James Arthur
How Will I Know – Whitney Huston
Valerie – The Zutons
Perfect Strangers – JP Cooper/Jonas Blue
Shape of You – Ed Sheeran
Sexy and I Know it – LMFAO
Wonderwall – Oasis
I’m Yours – Jason Mraz
No Women no Cry – Bob Marley
Thinking out Loud/Let’s Get it On – Ed Sheeran
Waves – Mr Probs
Rehab – Amy Winehouse
Sweet Home Alabama – Lynyrd Skynrd
Love yourself – Justin Bieber
Uptown Funk – Mark Ronson
Send Me On My Way – Rusted Root
Billie Jean – Michael Jackson
Can’t Stop the Feeling – Justin Timberlake
Shut Up and Dance – Walk The Moon
This is How We Do it – Montell Jordan
Cheerleader – OMI
Happy – Pharrell Williams

Create a magical atmosphere for your drinks reception with our exclusive Apollo Duo Ft Corey Young. Live Lounge style reworkings of your favourite acoustic classics, beautiful vocals with contemporary beats. We guarantee your guests will be impressed!

The uniqueness of this duo originates from their arrangements and use of sample pads, by tastefully integrating percussive loops and sampling into their sets they can create gorgeous sound textures and perform with dynamics that keep audiences engaged.

Apollo Duo have been performing drinks receptions up and down country over the past few years and reaction to their sets has been unanimously & critically acclaimed. Previous client testimonials note that wedding guests found the duo to be highly engaging and thoroughly entertaining for all age groups, couples have also commented that the duo became one of the highlights of the big day!

Lottie May – Wedding Client August 4th 2016

Corey & James played at our wedding drinks reception last weekend and were absolutely amazing! They over-exceeded our expectations in every aspect, we will never forget the incredible atmosphere they created. Apollo Live! have been excellent at keeping in touch in the months leading up to the wedding, they really went out of their way to tailor their music for us. We can’t recommend them highly enough


2 x 40 Minute Sets
Radio 1 Live Lounge Style
Can Perform Inside Or Out
Portable BOSE L1 Sound System
Background Music Provided Between Sets
Full PLI & PAT Certification