Mastermind behind one of the greatest songs of the 90s, Chesney Hawkes is an entertainer above the rest. His esteemed career sent Chesney to the soaring heights of the UK Charts, as well as several highly successful nationwide tours. An icon of music, he firmly secured a place in the history books with The One and Only, a fan-favourite hit that is enjoyed at parties, weddings, and office events across the globe. When booked for events, Chesney is suitable for a wealth of roles, including entertainer and special guest. Audiences gravitate towards his likeable personality and infectious passion for music, ensuring an unforgettable occasion.
Born to a family of entertainers, Chesney was destined for fame. He burst onto the music scene aged just 20, with the release of arguably his biggest hit, The One and Only, from the film Buddy’s Song. Chesney was the lead actor of the film, a testament to his versatile skillset. The perfect song for cinema, Chesney’s track has appeared in Doc Hollywood, Moon and Source Code, to name just a few of the hit films graced by the uplifting track. Reaching Number One in the UK Singles Charts, The One and Only defines Chesney’s career.
Commonly booked to share his incredible story, Chesney entices audiences with his behind the scenes insight into the entertainment industry. Able to discuss the complex landscape of both film, theatre and music, his valuable experiences serve to entertain guests at events. The One and Only wasn’t Chesney’s only release, he also recorded What’s Wrong With This Picture?, Another Fine Mess and Stay Away Baby Jane, three more chart-toppers. Following such success, he later built a respectable media career, appearing in Hit Me Baby One More Time and The Games in 2005.
In 2007, Chesney composed two original tracks for Lexus’ promotional campaign with the London Symphony Orchestra, before appearing in such musicals as Can’t Smile Without You and Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat. A truly phenomenal performer, Chesney’s natural confidence and talents easily lend him to the stage, screen, and airwaves. When booked for events, his chart-topping hits will keep the dance floor filled all night long, while his unique insight into the entertainment industry makes him the perfect guest at after dinner occasions. Do not miss out on this musical legend.
How to hire Chesney Hawkes
Contact the Champions Speakers agency to book Chesney Hawkes for your event today. Simply call a booking agent on 0207 1010 553 or email us at email@example.com for a free quote.