Kent-born JD King is undoubtedly one of the best Elvis impersonators in the world, and probably best there is in the UK; an actor, a singer, an Elvis fan, and a great Elvis entertainer for Kent.
He performs different acts from the 50s, 60s and 70s eras, and has, over the last 14 years, built a worldwide reputation.
Over the years the Elvis Act in Kent and further afield has led to lots of TV and radio appearances, with Jim featuring on Sing Date season one, Daily Politics, South Today and Southern Counties Radio. You will frequently hear Jim on Radio Reverb or Juice FM providing information on Elvis. He has worked as Elvis in Kent and around the world with some pretty impressive celebrity figures over the years, with appearances alongside Paul Zenon, Arthur Brown, Alistair Campbell, Kim Wilde, Texas, Doctors & the Mechanics and Miss Dynamite.
Elvis is alive and living in Kent
Even though decades have passed since Elvis’ earthly demise, his music still has legions of fans around the world. New fans fall in love with the music and aura of Elvis every year, and his legacy of entertainment and amazement lives on today through his albums and impersonators like Jim. Corporate event organisers know that an Elvis impersonator in Kent will always go down well; and JD King is the most versatile, realistic Elvis you are going to find today. This famous Elvis impersonator has a repertoire of 230+ songs, looks like Elvis, and has all the moves too, so you’ll need to book early to avoid hearing those fateful words’¦ Elvis has left the building. JD King has been impersonating Elvis for almost 15 years and even played Elvis’s hometown, Memphis, Tennessee in year of the 25th anniversary of the king’s death. Elvis’s favourite recording studio was Sun Studios, and JD King followed in Elvis’s footsteps by recording his own music in the same studio.
JD King is the Elvis Impersonator to watch
Other highlights of Jim’s performing career have been the Foodies Festival and Kent Fringe Festival, which he has performed at several times as well as an appearance at Wembley Stadium for the rugby Heineken cup final in 2010. All this and a show during the Conservative party annual conference in 2013. Jim also performs Elvis in Kent and up and down the country with his Elvis tribute group ‘The Burning Love Band’.
There are different requirements for each performance; therefore Jim will provide you with a price quote when you contact him. It normally works best to have either an Elvis event in Kent with a single 60 minute set, 3×30 minute sets or 2×45 minute sets. Jim is a versatile and flexible performer and can work with you to develop the right format for your guests. No Kent Elvis act is of a higher class. Get in touch today to find out if The King is available to make a very special performance at your event. Relive the genius of Elvis in the 50s 60s and 70s by having JD King as your Kent Elvis entertainer; entertain and amaze your guests. You will actually think that you’re watching Elvis perform his own greatest hits.