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The Platinums

The Platinums are an R ‘n’ B/funk/soul/reggae band featuring some of Sydney’s hottest new talent including Jo Blaq (Vocals, Guitar), Will “Jukes” Vatubua (Vocals), Alvin Ash (Bass), Evan Wilkins (Guitar), Andrew Grant (Drums), Matt Jeffs (Keys) and Louis Klaassen (Sax). The Platinums covers hits from classic artists such as Marvin Gaye, Stevie Wonder, Lionel Richie, Bob Marley, Michael Jackson, Earth, Wind and Fire to 90′s and contemporary pop artists such as Justin Timberlake, Cee Lo Green, Daft Punk, Ed Sheeran, Bruno Mars and many more.


Forming from Sydney original funk band ‘Charmers’, The Platinums are a band that has honed its skills over years of live performances in both pubs/clubs and private and corporate function settings. Whether you require relaxing, chilled out tunes to provide atmosphere or hard hitting grooves to get the party pumping, we’ve got it all covered. When hiring ‘The Platinums’ you are hiring a band that not only has the repertoire and live performance to make your event a success, but also the musical intuition and experience that will be sure to make your night unforgetable!



Al Green  Let's Stay Together

Amy Winehouse  Valerie

Ben E. King  Stand By Me

Bill Withers  Ain't No Sunshine

Bill Withers  Use Me

Bill Withers  Who Is He (And What Is He To You)

Bossa Version  Autumn Leaves

Curtis Mayfield  People Get Ready

Duke Ellington  Take The A Train

Duke Ellington  It Don't Mean a Thing

Fats Waller/Ella Fitzgerald  Honey Suckle Rose

Frank Sinatra  Come Fly With Me

Frank Sinatra  The Way You Look Tonight

George Benson  I Want You

George Benson  On Broadway

George Benson  Summertime

Glen Frey  Route 66

Gregory Porter  Holding On

Gregory Porter  Liquid Spirit

Jelly Roll Morton  West End Blues

Lou Rawls  You'll Never Find (Latin/Samba)

Louis Armstrong  Georgia On My Mind

Louis Armstrong  Hello Dolly 

Marvin Gaye  What's Going On

Michael Buble  Quando, Quando, Quando

Michael Buble  L.O.V.E.

Michael Buble  I've Got The World On A String

Michael Buble  Fever

Nat King Cole  Gee Baby, Ain't I Good To You

Ray Charles  Hallelujah I Love Her So

Ray Charles  Hit The Road Jack

Ray Charles  I Got A Woman

Ray Charles  Mary Ann

Ray Charles  Mess Around

Sam Cooke  Bring It On Home

Sam Cooke  Cupid

Sam CookeTwist  in The Night Away

Sam Cooke  What A Wonderful World

Sam Cooke  You Send Me

Sam Cooke  A Change Is Gonna Come

Tracey Chapman  Gimme One Reason


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