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Roy G Hemmings is understood to be the longest serving former member of legendary group The Drifters.

Roy had worked alongside founder Johnny Moore for more than 10 years. He has entertained audiences around the world with his easy, relaxed style and fabulous voice in a career that spans four decades and includes appearances in several Royal Variety shows and twice at The White House for the then president
Bill Clinton.

As a highly respected artiste and singer he has a distinguished track record. Roy enjoyed major success when he signed a recording deal with Magnet Records in the mid- seventies with the J.A.L.N. Band one of the first bands to storm the British charts with the dance record 'Disco Music, I Like It' produced
by Pete Waterman.

Roy is able to perform a solo artiste and is also available with his amazing Live band `The Dictionary of Soul. The band are available from a 6 piece band right up to a full 14 Piece Show including 3 Female singers and 4 Male Singers and are able to adapt the size of their show to suit your budget and event.

For an awesome night of Soul & Motown music for your Venue, Event, Function or Wedding, we can highly recommend
Roy G Hemmings & The Dictionary of Soul.

I don’t know if there was anyone dancing in the street outside Cheltenham’s Everyman Theatre on Friday night but there was no shortage of people dancing between the seats as well as in the aisles and just about anywhere they could find enough space. Motown fans from far and wide filled the auditorium, proving that the classy sound of a legendary era music lives on.
— Martin Kirby, Gloucestershire Live.

       Example Song List

  • Can't Help Myself - Four Tops

  • Ain't No Mountain High Enough - Marvin Gaye

  • Like Sister and Brother - Drifters

  • Me and Mrs Jones - Billy Paul

  • Rock The Boat - Hues Corporation

  • Reach Out I'll Be There - Four Tops

  • There Goes My First Love - Drifters

  • What Becomes of the Broken Hearted - Jimmy Ruffin

  • Celebration - Kool and the Gang

  • Don't Leave Me This Way - Harold Melvin

  • Knock on Wood - Eddie Floyd

  • Love Train - The O'Jays