The world famous Jimmy James - neither a drag queen nor a female impersonator, but a cabaret star and recording artist with billboard hits. He sings LIVE, some of the sultriest sounds of both alive and deceased Diva’s; such as Cher, Madonna, Eartha Kitt, Billie Holiday, Macy Gray, Elvis, Marilyn Monroe, Sonny & Cher, Tina Turner, Norah Jones, Bette Davis, Stevie Nicks, Diana Ross, Barbra Streisand, Neil Diamond, Judy Garland, Liza Minnelli, Karen Carpenter, Boy George, David Bowie, Prince, Wayne Newton, Jimmy Buffett, Chet Baker, Lionel Richie, Mae West, Bette Midler, Annie Lennox, Patsy Cline, Cleo Laine, and Britney Spears to name a few.
Jimmy James is available for private events, special occasions, and corporate functions; from one song to a full concert. For the one and many voices of Jimmy James, please contact the office for more details.
Here’s what the critics have to say:
“I’m hoarse from yelling Bravo!”—Michael Musto, Village Voice N.Y.
“Jimmy James’ voice displays an earthy style that begs for a glamorous dance groove.”—Larry Flick, Billboard
“James succeeds with an often hilarious kaleidoscope of impressions that illustrates how fine a mimic he is.”—Stuart Trop, New York Newsday
“Artistry of a very high order. It is a floor stomping hallelujah triumph that, as far as this reviewer knows, has yet to be duplicated.”—Jason McCloskey, Dramalogue
“Pick of the week! James’ vocals are right on the mark. -his impersonation of the late great Bette Davis is a facial masterpiece.”—LA Weekly
“Jimmy James is an impersonator impressionist of singular finesse His Marilyn Monroe is no screeching harpie in a cheap peroxide wig All [the impressions] were true to the essence and expertly sung live, not mimed.”—Doug Anderson, The Sydney Morning Herald
“James is delicious, a lovable performer. You get the pleasure of being in the real presence of the stars [that he impersonates].”—John McCallum, Sydney Observer
Want to find out more?