Born and bred Birmingham acoustic singer-songwriter Esther Turner stepped into the musical spotlight and owned her stage at a very early age with an array of influences including Joni Mitchell, Craig David, Avril Lavigne, and King of Pop Michael Jackson which sculpted her musical preferences later in life.
Esther’s reputation is not only limited to where Esther's name is spread as ‘The Busking Legend’ on the high streets of Birmingham but expands to where she’s also a mainstay of midland music venues, whether it be cover sets or her original works.
Wowing audiences with acoustic guitar or electronic looping Esther puts everything she has got into every performances with powerful vocals, professionalism and precision. But wait, there’s more!. When Esther is not performing live, Esther continually works hard, forwarding her career to stardom with original records enjoying airtime on BBC Introducing, local radio, in addition to the accompaniment of music videos on YouTube.
Did you know? 2019 BBC Introducing West Midlands made Esther’s single ‘The Great Escape’ February track of the month! If you ask Esther “Well, what about your repertoire?” She will gladly show you her list including Jess Glynn, Rihanna, Avicii, Human League, Soft Cell, REM, Fleetwood Mac, Ed Sheeran, Bruno Mars, Wheatus, and Chaka Khan. There’s nothing Esther can’t do without fault! If you’re looking for a bedazzling performance? Mixed modern covers? 90s bangers? Classic rock and pop hits? Esther’s got you covered!
Esther plays a loop version of her self penned song ' Tequila' as well as a few covers from Ed Sheeran, TLC and Tracy Chapman
Sample Set List
Give it up - KC and the sunshine band
Everywhere - Fleetwood Mac
on’t you want me - The Human league
Valarie - Amy Winehouse
ig yellow taxi - Joni Mitchell
Grapevine - Marvin Gaye
Losing my religion - Rem
Ain't nobody - Chaka khan
Perfect - Fairground attraction
Budapest - George Ezra
Sing it back - Moloko
Jolene - Dolly Parton
Tainted love - Soft cell
Sweet dreams - Eurythmics
Walk the moon - Shut up and dance
Happy - Pharrell Williams
Black Magic - Little Mix