Diane Shaw

An Evening of 70's Soul & Celebrating 60 Years Of Motown

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Last Show: Saturday 20 th July 2019

PizzaExpress Live (Birmingham)

Diane Shaw is a sensational Soul Diva that will have you feeling every heartbeat! 2019 marked the 60th Anniversary of Motown Records, and coincided with the 20th Anniversary of Diane Shaw’s unique Motown Tribute Show. Many celebrations are taking place this year to mark the longevity and popularity of one of music’s most famous genres, and Diane’s show is more in demand than ever. Diane brings to the stage a non-stop and dynamic tour-de-force of the timeless soul classics, bringing the spirit of the great soul divas to life, in a spectacular and spine-tingling presentation. From the dynamic and emotive ballads of the likes of Gladys Knight and Diana Ross, venturing into Soul classics from the likes of Martha Reeves, Tammi Terrell, The Elgins and the Velvelettes, ending up with the whole room on their feet dancing to a tribute to the classics of Motown from The Supremes, The Vandellas right through to the likes of the Four Tops, Stevie Wonder and Smokie Robinson. It’s true that Diane’s show has something for everyone and guarantees to have you DANCING ALL NIGHT LONG…

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Over her 20-year career, Diane Shaw has performed on stages in front of more people than some artists in the charts today. Having her own successful Soul & Motown Revue for many years, she has regularly supported and toured with Legends of the Northern Soul, Motown and Disco world. 

Due to her inimitable stage presence and unique vocal styling, she has regularly been honoured to share the stage with Stars of the Soul & Motown world. These have included Tito Jackson of the Jackson 5 (I Want You Back/ ABC) Sister Sledge (We are Family) The Stylistics (I Can't Give You Anything) George McCrae (Rock Your Baby) and Alexander O'Neal (Criticise). Similarly, she has toured with and supported Motown stars such as Martha Reeves & the Vandellas (Dancing in the Streets) The Contours (Do You Love Me) Kim Weston {It Takes Two) Brenda Holloway (You Make Me So Very Happy) and many more.


Band Lineup

Diane Shaw (vocals)

John Dagnall (drums)

Johnny Heyes (guitar)

Mark Lambert (bass)

Tosin Akindele (backing vocals)

Dayna Springer-Clarke (backing vocals)