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Calling all Soul brothers and soul sisters - Join us at Butlins Skegness for Soul Weekender, a break showcasing some of the biggest artists and smoothest sounds of Soul.
This is your chance to see some amazing live performances from original artists of real pedigree and history, along with some brilliant tribute acts, all in the company of like-minded fans. And with plenty of fun activities taking place throughout the day, all included in the price, we can't think of a better way to spend the weekend. This break is fancy dress friendly, so get busy planning your outfits!
Soul II Soul
Soul II Soul have been producing memorable quality music since the late eighties. They've sold over 6.8 million albums in 35 territories across the globe and appeared on over 100 compilation albums. Their Club Classics Vol. 1 album was named one of the top 50 British Albums Ever by Q Magazine. They began as a sound system in the early 80s, playing at various house blues parties, street parties and local youth clubs, adopting a unique style which became known as 'Funki Dred'. Soul II Soul signed to Virgin Records, and the rest is history. Tracks such as 'Keep On Movin' and 'Back To Life' have stood the test of time.
See 18 tour dates featuring Soul II Soul
The Minneapolis based, upbeat soul singer almost created the modern soul sound with his gospel singing technique. Equally capable of blasting out funky, uptempo numbers or delivering tender ballads, 'Criticize' and 'Fake' remain his greatest moments this side of the pond.
See 11 tour dates featuring Alexander O'Neal
One of the country's top r'n'b and hip-hop devotees. Resident DJ at Funk at Sound and regular contributor on Radio 1 and MTV. He is without question the main man in all that's hiphop, RnB, soul and reggae related, while his 1xtra breakfast show is usually what rouses you out of bed in the morning.
See 13 tour dates featuring Trevor Nelson
Legendary actor, host and broadcaster Craig Charles is one of UK’s most beloved Funk and Soul DJs. From Robot Wars to Red Dwarf, Craig has now grounded himself as a Funk & Soul icon after 10 years of broadcasting on BBC 6 Music with their primetime Saturday night show.
See 29 tour dates featuring Craig Charles
Lemar's unmistakable soulful voice and incredible talent for songwriting has enabled him to sustain a decade long career which has racked up an incredible seven Top 10 singles, over two million album sales and has taken him across the globe with heavyweights Justin Timberlake, Usher, Beyonce and Mary J Blige.
See Lemar tour dates
The legendary American dance diva with a powerful, soul shaking voice. One of the most wanted ladies in the music industry. Jocelyn has worked with the likes of John Lennon, Bruce Springsteen, Jimi Hendrix and Michael Jackson.
See Jocelyn Brown tour dates
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