Anthony Lee

Anthony Lee - Biography

People are often criticized for doing too many different things but some people need to have challenges and new projects. Anthony Lee is that entertainer. He's known as a crowd pleaser with his cheeky persona able to win over his audience. At the Star Music Awards in 1993 he won Best Soloist, Best Rock Song writer, Best Ballad writer and Performer of the Year. Anthony is proudly a Newcastle boy where he trained as a Primary School Teacher but pursued a career in music. After graduating with a Diploma in Teaching at Newcastle teaching college he moved to Sydney where he performed in many piano bars and discovered his flair for comedy characters.He developed his comedy character Doug Kembrey and went on to win Hey Hey it's Saturday with the SSS song. He opened Cairns Colonial Resort in 1987 and he opened Lindeman Island Resort in 1988 as resident soloist.  He toured Queensland as lead singer with a synthesiser band in the late 80's and performed on many national television shows as a songwriting soloist. He has released 6 original albums and several singles with airplay on many radio stations across Australia and overseas.

In 1991 he began performing at the icon Wog Rock Cafe where he developed his comedy character Carlos Hopontopofus and performed his stand up comedy show 4 nights a week which was booked out nights 13 months ahead and won best entertainment restaurant in NSW. In 1997 he wrote and performed the National Tribute to Princess Diana "Shine Your Light"that received both national and overseas airplay. He supported the Screaming Jets on stage in 1997 at Civic Park to 100,000 people for the Newcastle Knights Grand Final victory. He sang the National Anthem at the Football to over 25,000 people He performed a set at Speers Point Park for Xmas Carols in the park to 50,000. He also creates short film. He released a ghost investigation documentary in 2015 "Newcastle Ghostly Tales" and a Tropfest comedy short film "A friend in need"in 2017. He has appeared on stage at the Civic Theatre in 2012 for the ABC  Night of the Radio National broadcast where he performed original songs with his 1920's style band.

Currently he is working on 3 children's books, a new original album and a song release in America with an American producer and performing as Carlos at Dixon Park Surf Club and writing Jingles for radio as well as performing as Carlos and as a soloist at corporate gigs. He lives in Newcastle with his wife of 23 years and son. 

Anthony Lee - Sample Setlist


A little less conversation- Elvis

Age of reason- John Farnham

Another Saturday Night- Cat Stevens

Aint no sunshine- Wilson Pickett

Angels- Robbie Williams



Before I go- Guy Sebastian

Blue Eyes- Elton John

Brown Eyed Girl- Van Morrison

Beds are burning- Midnight Oil

Baby Blue- Badfinger

Better be home soon- Crowded House

Brighter than sunshine- Aqualung

Bitter sweet symphony- The Verve

Blue suede shoes- Elvis

Better Man- Robbie Williams

Blueberry Hill- Fats Domino

Bad bad Leroy Brown- Jim Croce



Call me maybe- Carley Ray Jepson

Cant get enough of you baby- Smash Mouth

Cats in the cradle- Harry Chapin

Can we still be friends- Todd Rundgren

Candle in the wind- Elton John

Chicken dance- The Tweets

Castle on the hill- Ed Sheeran

Crazy little thing called love- Queen



Dedication to my Ex- Lloyd

Drops of Jupiter- Train

Day after day- Badfinger

Doo wa diddy-Manfred Mann

Daydream Believer-The Monkees

Daniel- Elton John

Dock of the bay- Otis Redding

Delilah- Tom Jones

Dancing Queen- Abba



Every ones a winner- Hot Chocolate



Fireflies- Owl City

Forget you- Cielo Green

Feel it still- Portugal the man

Follow me- Uncle Cracker

First cut is the deepest- Rod Stewart

Father & Son- Cat Stevens



Galway Girl- Ed Sheeran

Get it on- T Rex

Girls on the avenue- Richard Clapton

Good Thing- Fine Young Canibals

Goodbye my lover- James Blunt



Hey Baby- DJ Otzi

Have I told you lately- Van Morrison

Hey Jude- The Beatles

Hey Soul Sister- Train

House of the rising sun- The Animals

Human- Rag n bone man

Horses- Daryl Braithwaite

Happy- Pharrell Williams

Hit the road Jack- Ray Charles



Im a believer- The Monkees/ Smash Mouth

I need a dollar- Aloe Black

Im yours- Jason Mraz

I guess that’s why they call it the blues- Elton John

Im sexy & I know it- LMFAO

Imagine- John Lennon

Itchycoo park- Small Faces

I love the nightlife- Alicia Bridges

I cant get you out of my head- Kylie Minogue

It don’t come easy- Ringo Star

Im still standing- Elton John

I see you baby- Groove Armada

I still call Australia home- Peter Allen



Jealous guy- John Lennon



Kiss- Tom Jones



Love is in the air- JPY

Livin La vida loca- Ricky Martin

Live it up- Mental as Anything

Leave your hat on- Joe Cocker

Lady Madonna- The Beatles

Let it be- The Beatles



Maggie May- Rod Stewart

Matthew & Son- Cat Stevens

Moves like Jagger- Maroon 5

Mambo No 5- Lou Bega

Mr Bojangles- Sammy Davis Junior

My Sharona- The Knack

Mumma Mia- Abba

Marry You- Bruno Mars



Never tear us apart- INXS

Need you tonight- INXS

Never met a girl like you before- Edwin Collins

New York New York- Frank Sinatra



Old Town Road- Billy Ray Cyrus & Lil Nas

Original Sin- INXS

Oh very young- Cat Stevens



Piano Man- Billy Joel

Play that funky music- Wild Cherry

Pretty Woman- Roy Orbison

Perfect- Ed Sheeran





Rock DJ- Robbie Williams

Rocketman- Elton John



Shotgun George Ezra

Somebody that I used to know- Gotye

Stuck in the middle with you- Stealers Wheel

Stand by me- Ben E King

Satisfaction- The Rolling Stones

Sorrow- David Bowie

Suspicious Minds- Elvis Presley

Sweet Caroline- Neil Diamond

Shuddup your face- Joe Dolce

Shes a lady- Tom Jones



The Midnight hour- Wilson Pickett

Time to pretend- MGMT

Take a letter Maria- R.B. Greaves

The lazy song- Bruno Mars

Three times a lady- Lionel Ritchie

Thats amore- Dean Martin




Volare- Dean Martin



Walking on the sun- Smashmouth

Wild Thing- Troggs

When you say nothing at all- Ronan Keating

Wild World- Cat Stevens

Waterloo Sunset- The Kinks

We will rock you- Queen

We are the champions- Queen




Your Song- Elton John

You Sexy Thing- Hot Chocolate

Youre beautiful- James Blunt

YMCA- Village People


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1st September
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
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7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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