Becks & Michael can perform:

Duo - Vocals with Backing Tracks

4-6 piece as a full live covers band backed by bass, drums, keys and guitar

 

"I’ve had a chat with the team and everyone enjoyed the music.  The guests danced until late, and we even had to keep the bar open longer as no one wanted to go home! The other feedback I’d really like to pass on is how friendly everyone found Becks & Michael.  They were super positive, helpful and pro-active."

Emily Ansell, Marketing Assoc. - September 2016 (TVNZ Function)

 

"...What a fantastic night everyone enjoyed it - Becks and Michael were awesome, thank you sooo much..."

ANNE + CHRIS MORRIS - ON TARGET DRILLING, November 2016

Becks & Michael

Solo & More

STYLE: Pop, Rock, Top 40, Classic, Dance
SIZE: 2-6 piece
LINEUP: Vocals & Backing Tracks, through to full live 6 piece band.

An exciting and entertaining covers duo, Becks & Michael are veterans of the New Zealand entertainment industry. However, this experience combines with youthful enthusiasm and passion every time they step on stage, creating an electric and professional show night after night. 

Individual Bio's

BECKS WRIGHT (LEAD VOCALS)

Rebecca Wright has enjoyed an illustrious career in the Musical Theatre industry, most recently performing the lead role of Eva Peron in Hamilton Operatic Society’s successful production of ‘Evita’, where she received critical acclaim. Previous highlights include the title role of ‘Cinderella’ and ‘Mimi’ in ‘Rent’ - both staged at Auckland’s beloved Civic Theatre. Prior to that she lead a stellar cast around the country and learned to roller skate as the lead role of Pearl in the Starlight Express NZ Arena Tour.  Other credits include the lead role in homegrown musical, ‘Amour Fantastique’ and the beginning of her professional Musical Theatre career as part of the cast of the NZ tour of ‘Evita’ in 2004. She has starred in both Coca Cola Christmas In The Park and Symphony Under The Starswas a finalist in NZ Idol back in 2006 and has even held the Guinness World Record for Singing Upside Down.

Michael Murphy (Lead Vocals)

Since finishing runner up in the inaugural series of NZ Idol, Michael Murphy has enjoyed a successful career in the music industry throughout New Zealand and internationally. Michael signed to SonyBMG Records in 2004, where his first single debuted at number 1 and further singles spent a considerable amount of time at the top of radio airplay charts. His debut album 'No Place To Land' earned him gold status and took him around the country performing to sold out audiences and eager fans. Michael, later formed rock band 5Star Fallout and spent the next four years touring through New Zealand, America and England performing on some of the greatest stages in the world. Michael has also enjoyed success in the Musical Theatre industry, playing the role of ‘Roger’ alongside Becks in ‘Rent’ and also ‘Kenickie’ in the sold out season of ‘Grease’ at Christchurch’s Court Theatre. He has starred in Coca Cola Christmas In The Park and has recently formed rock band Written By Wolves that are currently making waves in the NZ music industry.

 

Let’s Stay Together – Al Green
Lightning Bolt – Jake Bugg
Living On Prayer – Bon Jovi
Lonely Boy – The Black Keys
Long Train Running – The Doobie Brothers
Lost – Frank Ocean
Love Hurts – Incubus
Loyal – Dave Dobbyn
Lucky – Jason Mraz and Colbie Caillat
Mamma Mia – ABBA
Marvin Gaye – Charlie Puth and Meghan Trainor
Maybe Tomorrow – Goldenhorse
Mercy – Duffy
Moves Like Jagger – Maroon5
Mr. Brightside – The Killers
Need You Now – Lady Antebellum
Not Fair – Lily Allen
One – U2
Perfect – Fairground Attraction
Pretty Woman – Roy Orbison
Price Tag – Jessie J
Proud Mary – Tina Turner
Put Your Records On – Corrinne Bailley Rae
Rain – Dragon
Redemption Song – Bob Marley
Rehab – Amy Winehouse
Ring Of Fire – Johnny Cash
Rolling In The Deep – Adele
Rude – Magic!
Santeria – Sublime
Satisfaction – Rolling Stones
Sex On Fire – Kings Of Leon
Shake It Off –Taylor Swift
She Moves In Her Own Way – The Kooks
She’s Got You – Patsy Cline
Shut Up and Dance – Walk The Moon
Sing – Ed Sheeran
Slice Of Heaven – Dave Dobbyn
Smells Like Teen Spirit - Nirvana
Snap Out Of It – Arctic Monkeys
So Excited – The Pointer Sisters
Someone Like You – Adele
Something – The Beatles
Something In The Water – Brooke Fraser
Summer Of 69 – Bryan Adams
Sunny Afternoon – The Kinks
Sway – Bic Runga
Sway – Michael Buble
Sweet Child O’ Mine – G’N’R
The Lazy Song – Bruno Mars
The Way – Fastball
Thinking Out Loud – Ed Sheeran
Time Warp – Rocky Horror Picture Show
Titanium – Sia
Toxic – Britney Spears
Treasure – Bruno Mars
Twist and Shout – The Beatles
Under Pressure – Queen
Uptown Funk – Bruno Mars and Mark Ronson
Valerie – Amy Winehouse
Wagon Wheel – Darius Rucker
Walking On Sunshine – Katrina and the Waves
What I Got – Sublime
What Makes You Beautiful – One Direction
Why Does Love Do This To Me – The Exponents
Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow – The Shirelles
Wonderwall – Oasis
YMCA – Village People
You Give Love A Bad Name – Bon Jovi
You Gotta Know – Supergroove
You Shook Me All Night Long – ACDC
You’re The Voice – John Farnham

 

Becks & Michael - Sample Setlist

All About That Bass – Meghan Trainor
American Pie – Don McLean
April Sun In Cuba – Dragon
At Last -  Etta James
Bad Moon Rising – CCR
Better Man – Pearl Jam
Billionaire – Travie McCoy
Blame It On The Boogie – Jackson 5
Blank Space – Taylor Swift
Blue Skies – Eva Cassidy
Blurred Lines – Robin Thicke
Born To Run – Bruce Springsteen
Boys Don’t Cry – The Cure
Brown Eyed Girl – Van Morrison
Call Me – Blondie
Can’t Feel My Face – The Weeknd
Can’t Hold Us – Macklemore and Ryan Lewis
Chandelier – Sia
Cheek To Cheek – Eva Cassidy
Count on Me – Bruno Mars
Counting The Beat – The Swingers
Crazy Little Thing Called Love – Queen
Cups – Pitch Perfect
Dance The Night Away – The Mavericks
Dancing In The Dark – Bruce Springsteen
Dancing Queen – ABBA
Delayed Devotion – Duffy
Dirty Old Town – The Pogues
Do I Wanna Know – Arctic Monkeys
Don’t Know Why – Norah Jones
Don’t Look Back In Anger – Oasis
Don’t Stop – Fleetwood Mac
Don’t Stop Me Now – Queen
Dreams – Fleetwood Mac
Everlong- Foo Fighters
Everything – Michael Buble
Everything Has Changed – Taylor Swift and Ed Sheeran
Falling For You – Colbie Caillat
Feeling Good Michael Buble
Folsom Prison Blues – Johnny Cash
Footloose – Kenny Loggins
Four Five Seconds – Rihanna and Kanye West
Get Back – The Beatles
Get Lucky – Daft Punk
Go Your Own Way – Fleetwood Mac
Good Time – Owl City
Grease Mega Mix – Grease
Happy – Pharrell Williams
Have You Ever Seen The Rain – CCR
Heartache Tonight – The Eagles
Here Comes The Sun  - The Beatles
Home Again – Shihad
Hot Stuff – Donna Summer
How Will I Know – Whitney Houston
I Can’t Make You Love Me – Adele
I Feel Good – James Brown
I Knew You Were Trouble – Taylor Swift
I Saw Her Standing There – The Beatles
I Wanna Dance With Somebody – Whitney Houston
I Will Survive – Gloria Gaynor
I’m Gonna Be (500 Miles) – The Proclaimers
I’m Yours – Jason Mraz
In My Life – The Beatles
Is This Love – Bob Marley
Jackson – Johnny Cash and June Carter
Jailhouse Rock – Elvis Presley
Johnny B. Goode – Chuck Berry
Kick Push – Lupe Fiasco
Kiss Me – Sixpence None The Richer
Last Dance – Donna Summer
Lego House – Ed Sheeran
Let Her Go – Passenger