Shola Kaye is a London-based singer. She has performed at Shepherd’s Bush Empire, Hyde Park and many other venues in the UK – as well as singing live in New York, Los Angeles and around Europe. Until recently Shola performed in a touring Motown show and appeared in theatres all over the UK.
Shola spent seven years living in the United States, where she began studying with one of the world’s top vocal coaches, Seth Riggs, as well as working here in London with celebrity coach, Kim Chandler. Shola is also a prize-winning songwriter and in the past spent much of her free time composing and recording original music. She has also written commercial music that featured in corporate videos and jingles.
Shola has been in bands supporting stars Florence and the Machine, X-Factor’s Andy Abraham, Paul Young, Tony Hadley and George Mellie, and has entertained at many weddings and corporate functions in front of audiences as large as 15,000 people. She also performs with a live jazz band as well as offering a tribute to Diana Ross. Recent corporate clients include John Lewis, Marks and Spencer, Sony Pictures and Waitrose and Shola regularly appears at venues such as The Park Lane Hilton, The Groucho Club and Harvey Nichols, London.
Shola loves public speaking and recently became president of the Grosvenor Square Toastmasters Club. Not every Toastmaster has white hair and a red jacket! Shola is available to MC at weddings and can also sing during the ceremony.