Joyful Gospel Choir is a renowned name in the UK music industry. They have shared the stage with Emeli Sande, performed with Angie Lemar, featured on Jamie Oliver's show on Channel 4, performed at the Belvedere Vodka Charity Concert and sang at many celebrity weddings.
The gospel members have also worked with many recording artists including Angie Stone, Chaka Khan, Craig David, Dionne Warwick, George Michael, Israel Houghton, Mary J Blige, Mica Paris, Muse, Natalie Cole, Paloma Faith, Sting, and Take That.
Joyful Gospel Choir has received much recognition, in 2010 they won the BEFFTA Awards for Best Gospel Act category. 2009 saw them nominated for the MOBO Awards and 2009 - 2010 they were also nominated for the Gospel Music Awards, African Music Award and the Urban Music Award.
Their music is influenced by true-life experience of the daily walk with God. They aim to touch God's heart, win lost souls for the Kingdom of Heaven, and to encourage through the music ministry.
Joyful Gospel Choir has graced the radio airways of Heart FM and Premier Radio. The artists have also performed at St James’ Palace for Prince Charles and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, at the Olympics Closing Ceremony at the BAFTAs with Paloma Faith, on Songs of Praise at the BBC, in the Cadogan Hall, Earl’s Court, the Excel Centre, the Gherkin, the Harlow Stadium, the O2 Arena, the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, Royal Albert Hall and Wembley Arena.
Their ability is not just restricted to England; their members have sung across the globe at events in China, Israel, Italy, Mexico, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, United States and Wales.
Joyful Gospel Choirs repertoire is adaptable and flexible to any given audience. Known for creating dynamic melodies with rich harmonies, the choir can deliver performances ranging from gospel to swing-beat, from R&B to traditional hymns, all coupled with invigorating choreography and vocal gymnastics.
Why not delight your wedding guests with the inspirational sounds of ‘Lovely Day’ (Bill Withers), ‘O Happy Day’, ‘Let’s Stay Together’ (Al Green) or a selection of songs that are special to you. Either way, neither you nor your wedding guests will be disappointed.
Having a Gospel Choir will make your ceremony all the more special, whether you have 4 singers and a pianist, or 10 singers and a full band.
A typical wedding package can include:
The choir are adept at delivering traditional songs, hymns, gospel songs and have, on many occasions prepared special requests for songs that mean a great deal to the happy couple.
The choir will sing up to 6 songs during the ceremony, you can choose where in the service you would like them, for example 2 songs as the guests arrive, 1 song as the bride walks down the aisle, 1 song during the signing of the register and 2 songs for the recessional.
If your wedding is in a church, the choir will be happy to sing along to all of the hymns.
The choir will sing at your reception venue and will provide you with 1 x 30 minute set of songs and will sing to welcome your guests to your venue and as your guests have their first drinks.
Wedding Ceremony & Drinks Reception
The choir will arrive at your church or civil service and will sing up to 6 songs, then will travel to your reception and sing a 1 x 45 minutes set while your guests are having their welcome drinks.
A Moment Like This - Leona Lewis
Abide With Me
Ain’t No Mountain - Sister Act
Ain’t No Stopping Us Now - McFadden & Whitehead
Ain’t Nobody - Chaka Khan
All Creatures Of Our God And King - Hymn
All Hail The Power Of Jesus Name - Hymn
All I Want For Christmas – Mariah Carey
All My Life – K-Ci & JoJo
All Things Bright & Beautiful - Hymn
All You Need Is Love - The Beatles
Always & Forever - Luther Vandross
Amazing Grace - Hymn
Angels - Robbie Williams
As - Stevie Wonder
As Long As You Love Me - Backstreet Boys
At The Cross - Hymn
At Last - Etta James
Away in a Manger - Carol
Baby I’m Yours - Barbara Lewis
Baby Love - The Supremes
Back At One - Brian McKnight
Battle Hymn Of The Republic
Be Still My Soul - Hymn
Be Thou My Vision - Hymn
Because You Loved Me - Celine Dion
Best Of My Love - The Emotions
Bless The Broken Road - Rascal Flatts
Breath Of God - Hymn
Breath On Me - Hymn
Bridge Over Trouble Water - Simon & Garfunkel
Can You Feel The Love Tonight? - Elton John
Can’t Get Enough Of Your Love - Barry White
Can’t Take My Eyes Off Of You - Lauryn Hill
Chasing Cars - Snow Patrol
Crazy Little Thing Called Love - Queen
Crown Him With Many Crowns - Hymn
Dangerously In Love - Beyoncé
Deck The Halls - Carol
Diamonds - Rihanna
Ding, Dong, Merrily On High - Carol
Dreams - Gabrielle
Endless Love - Diana Ross & Lionel Richie
Eternal Father Strong To Save - Hymn
Eternal Flame – The Bangles
Everybody’s Free - Quinton Tarver
Everlasting Love - Carl Carlton
Everywhere - Fleetwood Mac
Faith Of Our Fathers - Hymn
Fairest Lord Jesus - Hymn
Feeling Good - Michael Bublé
Fields Of Gold - Eva Cassidy
Fight The Good Fight - Hymn
First Noel - Carol
Fly Me To The Moon - Frank Sinatra
Follow Him - Sister Act
For The Beauty Of The Earth - Hymn
From This Moment - Shania Twain
Get Here - Oleta Adams
Going to the Chapel - The Dixie Cups
God Of Our Fathers - Hymn
God Rest Ye Gentlemen - Carol
Good King Wenceslas - Carol
Greatest Day - Take That
Hark The Herald - Carol
Hallelujah - Alexandra Burke
He’s Got The Whole World - Hymn
He Who Would Valiant Be - Hymn
Here & Now - Luther Vandross
Higher Love - Steve Winwood
Holy City - Hymn
Holy Holy Holy - Hymn
How Do I Live - Leann Rimes
How Great Thou Art - Hymn
How Sweet It Is To Be Loved By You - Marvin Gaye
I Believe I Can Fly - R.Kelly
I Belong To You - Lenny Kravitz
I Come To The Garden Alone - Hymn
(Everything I Do) I Do It For You - Brian Adams
I Don't Wanna Miss A Thing - Aerosmith
I Knew You Were Waiting For Me - Aretha Franklin & George Michael
I Need Your Love - Calvin Harris And Ellie Goulding
I Love The Way You Love Me - Boyzone
I Vow To Thee My Country - Hymn
I Want To Know What Love Is - Foreigner
I Will Always Love You - Whitney Houston
I Won’t Give Up - Jason Mraz
I’ll Be There - Mariah Carey
If I Ain’t Got You - Alicia Keys
In The Garden - Hymn
Is This Love - Bob Marley
It Is Well With My Soul
Jerusalem - Hymn
Jesus Christ Is Risen Today - Hymn
Jesus Lover Of My Soul - Hymn
Jesus Loves Me This I Know - Hymn
Jesus Paid It All - Hymn
Jingle Bells - Carol
Joyful, Joyful - Sister Act
Joy To The World - Carol
Just A Closer Walk With Thee
Just The Way You Are - Bruno Mars
Killing Me Softly - Lauryn Hill
King Of Love My Shepherd Is - Hymn
Kiss From A Rose - Seal
Kiss Me - Ed Sheeran
Kumbaya - Traditional
Last Christmas - George Michael & WHAM
Lean On Me - Bill Withers
Let It Be - The Beatles
Let’s Get It On - Marvin Gaye
Let’s Stay Together - Al Green
Lift High The Crown - Hymn
Lord Is My Shepherd - Hymn
Lord Of the Dance - Hymn
Lost Without You - Robin Thicke
Love - Nat King Cole
Love Lifts Us Up Where We Belong - Joe Cocker & Jennifer Warnes
Love On Top - Beyonce
Lovesong - Adele
Love Train - The O’Jays
Lovely Day - Bill Withers
Lovin’ You - Minnie Riperton
Lucky - Jason Mraz & Colbie Caillat
Made To Love - John Legend
Make You Feel My Love - Adele
Marry You - Bruno Mars
Mirrors - Justin Timberlake
My Baby Just Cares For Me - Nina Simone
My First, My Last, My Everything - Barry White
My Love - Justin Timberlake
Next to Me - Emeli Sande
Never Too Much - Luther Vandross
No One - Alicia Keys
Now That We’ve Found Love - Heavy D & The Boyz
Oh Come All Ye Faithful - Carol
Oh Come, Oh Come Emmanuel - Carol
Oh Happy Day - Sister Act
Oh Holy Night - Carol
Old Rugged Cross
Once In Royal David City - Carol
One Love - Bob Marley
Onward Christian Soldiers - Hymn
Paradise - Coldplay
Penny Lover - Lionel Richie
People Get Ready - Curtis Mayfield
PYT (Pretty Young Things) - Michael Jackson
Ribbon in the Sky - Stevie Wonder
Rock of Ages The Rose - Leann
Rhymes Rule The World - Take That
Santa Claus Is Coming To Town - Bruce Springsteen
Say A Little Prayer - Aretha Franklin
Shall We Gather At The River - Hymn
Signed, Sealed, Delivered (I’m Yours) - Stevie Wonder
Silent Night - Carol
So Amazing - Luther Vandross
Something Inside So Strong - Labi Siffre
Stand by Me - Ben E King
Stay With You - John Legend
Sweet Love - Anita Baker
Umbrella - Rihanna
Unchained Melody - The Righteous Brothers
Until The End Of Time - Justin Timberlake
Use Somebody - Kings Of Leon
Up Where We Belong – Joe Cocker & Jennifer Warnes
Wade In the Water - Traditional
Wait For You - Atreyu
We Plough The Fields & Scatter - Hymn
We Wish You A Merry Christmas - Carol
Winter Wonderland - Aretha Franklin
What A Friend We Have in Jesus - Hymn
When The Saints Go Marching In - Hymn
While Shepherds Watched - Carol
White Christmas - Bing Crosby
Wonderful World - Louis Armstrong
You Are The Sunshine Of My Life - Stevie Wonder
You’re All I Need To Get By - Marvin Gaye
You’ve Got The Love - Florence & The Machines
Your Love Is My Love - Whitney Houston
Your Love Keeps Lifting Me Higher - Jackie Wilson
Your Song - Elton John
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