Kathryn Swain

altKathryn Swain is a young singer/songwriter who walks to an international rhythm. Being Born in Cape Town, but raised in Nashville & The U.K, helped her mould her unique sound, and she returned to Cape Town in 2010. Since then she has taken the local scene by storm. She performs alternative Pop music with her golden voice and guitar playing and remains to be a musician well in demand in Cape Town.

Watch a video snippet here of Kathryn performing in the News24 studios.


(Acoustic Guitar/Percussion + Backtracks)

1) What Do You Mean by Justin Bieber
2) Sorry by Justin Beiber
3) Can’t Feel my Face by the Weeknd
4) 500 Miles by the Proclaimers
5) Let’s Dance by David Bowie
6) Dancing Queen by Abba
7) Fernando by Abba
8) Like I’m Gonna Lose You by Meghan Trainor
9) Stay With Me by Sam Smith
10) Hung Up by Madonna
11) I Love Rock ‘N Roll by Joan Jett
12) Burn by Ellie Golding
13) Diamonds by Rihanna
14) Ghost Town by Adam Lambert
15) Give Me One Reason by Tracy Chapman
16) Feeling Good by Nina Simone
17) Royals by Lorde
18) Losing My Religion by R.E.M
19) Young and Beautiful by Lana Del Ray
20) West Coast by Lana del Ray
21) The One That Got Away by Katy Perry
22) Unconditionally (full) by Katy Perry
23) Dark Horse by Katy Perry
24) I Knew You Were Trouble by Taylor Swift
25) Baby One More Time by Britney Spears
26) Buffalo Soldier by Bob Marley
27) 3 Little Birds by Bob Marley
28) Is This Love by Bob Marley
29) Walking on Sunshine by Katrina & the Waves
30) Red Red Wine by UB40
31) Get Lucky by Daft Punk
32) Don’t Stop Believing by Journey
33) Black Horse & The Cherry Tree by KT Tunstall
34) Moves Like Jagger by Maroon 5
35) Rude by Magic
36) Gotta Feeling by Black Eyed Peas
37) Go Your Own Way by Fleetwood Mac
38) Don’t Stop Thinking About Tomorrow by Fleetwood Mac
39) Summer of ’69 by Bryan Adams
40) Closer by The Chainsmokers
41) I Love It by Icona Pop
42) How Deep Is Your Love by Calvin Harris
43) This is What You Came For by Calvin Harris

(played either with Acoustic Guitar or Backtrack)

44) Let It Be by the Beatles
45) Hey Jude by the Beatles
46) Let Her Go by Passenger
47) Love Me Like You Do by Ellie Goulding
48) Hello by Adele
49) Without You by Harry Nilsson
50) My Favorite Things from the Sound of Music
51) Part of Your World from the Little Mermaid
52) I Dreamed a Dream from Les Miserables
53) Loved Me Back to Life by Celine Dion
54) Jar of Hearts by Christina Perri
55) Chandelier by Sia
56) Lady in Red by Chris de Burgh
57) A Thousand Years by Christina Perri
58) Send My Love by Adele
59) Feel My Love by Bob Dylan
60) Nine Million Bicycles by Katie Melua
61) Wonder Wall by Oasis
62) Please Don’t Stop the Rain by James Morrison
63) Sounds of Silence by Simon & Garfunkel
64) Scarborough Fair by Simon and Garfunkel
65) Unconditionally (piano) by Katy Perry
66) All of Me by John Legend
67) Feelin’ Good by Nina Simone
68) Valerie by Amy Winehouse
69) Budapest by George Ezra
70) Stay by Rihanna
71) Cool Kids by Echosmith
72) Thinking Out Loud by Ed Sheeran
73) Big Jet Plane by Angus & Julia Stone
74) I’m Yours by Jason Mraz
75) Marry You by Bruno Mars
76) No Air by Chris Brown & Jordin Sparks
77) Only Exception by Paramore
78) Radioactive by Imagine Dragons
79) Story by Brandi Carlile
80) Diamonds are a Girl’s Best Friend by Marilyn Monroe
81) Misty by Ella Fitzgerald
82) Summertime by Ella Fitzgerald

(played either with Acoustic Guitar or Backtrack)

83) Little Box of Memories by Kathryn Swain
84) Free-falling by Kathryn Swain
85) O.O.B [Out of Bounds] by Kathryn Swain
86) Like You So Much by Kathryn Swain
87) The Dance by Kathryn Swain
88) Sacrificed by Kathryn Swain
89) So Fine by Kathryn Swain
90) Never Regret You by Kathryn Swain
91) Beautiful Memory by Kathryn Swain
92) My Dream Was You by Kathryn Swain
93) All the Time by Kathryn Swain
94) Infinite by Kathryn Swain
95) The Women’s Anthem by Kathryn Swain

(played either with Acoustic Guitar or Backtrack)

96) Just A Flower by Kathryn Swain
97) Next to Me by Kathryn Swain
98) Rain Again by Kathryn Swain
99) Remember by Kathryn Swain
100) Same Air by Kathryn Swain
101) Silly Thing by Kathryn Swain
102) Story by Kathryn Swain
103) Yours and Mine by Kathryn Swain
104) Here by Kathryn Swain