Sam’s career started way back in the early 90’s, performing with a variety of the UK’s premier live music acts such as the exceptional John Oliver Band as a lead vocalist.
Sam used this incredible starting point to build on his already undeniable vocal gift and stage charisma to cut his teeth on the live performance circuit.
Regularly performing at The Celtic Manor Resort, Cardiff International Arena, Hilton Hotels and prestigious functions throughout the UK, Sam gained huge experience and expanded his vocal range, performing alongside such artists as Cannon & Ball, David Essex and Des O’Connor to name but a few.
In the early 2000’s Sam headed for the bright lights of London’s West End. He has never looked back!
Sam teamed up with an All-American Motown group, performing the great Motown hits internationally at the most prestigious of venues.
Such a new direction to his already highly polished performing and vocal style, the next few years would see Sam expanding his vocal abilities as never before, performing sensationally blended harmonies with a slick choreographed show to boot, he was well on his way.
Soon after, Sam joined the outstanding Soul Satisfaction, performing in the American Four Tops Show as a lead singer.
Performing the hits of the Four Tops, Temptations, The Drifters, The Stylistics amongst many others and appearing in many notable venues such as The Dorchester Hotel, The Grosvenor Hotel, Warner Leisure Hotels, Café Du Paris, Blackpool Tower Ballroom, Royal Caribbean cruises and throughout Europe. His sweet soulful voice has been likened to Eddie Kendricks of the Temptations. Appearing alongside such artists as Heatwave, the late Edwin Star, Jools Holland, Lemar, Aswad and Tony Hadley of Spandau Ballet.
Now performing internationally as a solo artist, Sam is one of the UK’s Premier Soul Singers. His highly polished show is the Ultimate Tribute To Soul & Motown. Proving to be a hit throughout the UK and Internationally, with clients including Thomson Sensatori Resorts, Warner Leisure Hotels, Hilton Hotels & Resorts, Village Urban Resorts, Hoseasons, Haven Holiday Resorts and Park Resorts. Most recently working alongside UK Soul Legend Jaki Graham, Bobby Davro and Shaun Williamson. Sharp suited -Sam’s show is the perfect accompaniment to Corporate Events, Gala Dinners, Charity Functions, Dinner Dances, Soul & Motown Tribute Nights, Holiday Resorts, Weddings and all celebrations.
Sam comes highly recommended by The Best Wedding Venue in Wales, The Glen Yr Afon House Hotel.
With over two decades of marvelling audiences with his silky smooth, soulful vocals, and enchanting charisma - Sam Newman is quite simply, the icing on the cake of your event!