Johnny 2 Bad

UB40 Tribute Band

Audio Clips

Red Red Wine

Baby Come Back

Rat In The Kitchen

Formed in 2008 as a seven piece band, JOHNNY2BAD performs the music of UK Reggae stars UB40 presenting their Dazzling live shows to audiences up and down the country both here and abroad. They present an unmatched tribute to one of the greatest Reggae bands to come out of the UK, performing up to two hours of classic UB40 tracks totally live. This phenomenal band are in huge demand throughout the UK and Europe, with the band Headlining festivals and theatre shows in Holland, Belgium and Poland over the past few years, making them highly sought after.

The show features all the hits of the legendary UB40 , such as - Kingston Town Red Red Wine Can't Help Falling in Love Homely Girl Rats in mi Kitchen Cherry oh Baby 1 in 10 Baby Come Back, and many more with a few covers added for a fully live set, for nearly 2 hours (show can be split as a 2 x 45min set with encore)

The stage show is spectacular and is non-stop from the first song to the last with the crowds up dancing and singing immediately, which spurs the brass section to venture out into the audience during certain songs to mesmerize, dance with and tease the fans. Johnny2bad are as tight as anything you will have ever heard, with a Stage performance second to none.

With founding members Mikey on Keys, Boot on Bass, Skins on drums and James on Sax joined by Kev and Stuart on Brass recently Joined by new lead Vocalist Mitch Thompson, All having huge Musical experience and will give you a night to remember.

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Song List

  • Start With Intro
  • Here I Am
  • Grooving
  • Homely Girl
  • Dream A Lie - (medley)
  • Bring Me Your Cup - (medley)
  • If It Happens Again
  • Way You Do Things You Do
  • Cherry Oh Baby
  • Please Don't Make Me Cry
  • Stick By Me
  • Johnny 2 Bad
  • Maybe Tomorrow - (medley)
  • Where Did I Go Wrong - (medley)
  • Who You Fighting For - (medley)
  • Rat In The Kitchen - (medley)
  • Sweat - (inner Circle)
  • I'll Be Your Baby Tonight
  • Can't Help Falling In Love
  • Purple Rain - (ali Campbell & Ub40)
  • Kingston Town - Impossible Love
  • Baby Come Back
  • Food For Thought
  • Sing Our Own Song
  • Red Red Wine
  • One In Ten -
  • King -
  • Come Back Darling
  • And Many More!

Previous Clients

  • Jame House- Birmingham
  • Congress Theatre - Wales
  • Montrose Park Club - Kent
  • St Annes Parish - Birmingham
  • Bath Pavilion
  • Music Hall De Vereeniging, Holland
  • Schaaf City Theatre, Holland
  • White Horse, Selsey
  • Robin 2, Telford
  • Riverside, Bognor Regis
  • Irish Centre, Birmingham
  • Highfield Club, Oxford
  • Glan Y Mor, Aberystwyth
  • And Many More!


Brilliant night, first time I'd seen you guys under recommendations from my friend who came with us and you didn't disappoint
- Lindsey Johnson, Robin 2 gig Bilston

Thank you for Such an Amazing night at The corn exchange, Devizes, Wiltshire, we all had a Brilliant time, Absolutely Awesome performance
- Corn Exchange

Still on the UB40 vibe after last night guys top show at Woeley Castle WMC, Barns Hill, would definitely come and see you again Thanks 4 a top night!
- Woeley Castle

By far the best ub40 tribute I've seen & was 2men down & still smashed it!
- Riverside, Bognor

Set Formats

Johnny To Bad Offer:

1 x 75 Minute Set
2 x 60 Minute Sets