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Soul & R&B Function/Party Band - (5 piece)

Classic Motown | Soul | Funk | Covers | Disco

This 5-7 piece Midlands based soul, classic motown and modern pop band really can deliver a powerful stage performance filled with energy and strong vocals.

Covering the whole of the UK, The Essentials amaze audiences at every event they perform at.

Based In: West Midlands plus can travel

Guide to fees: From £1350 +


Soul & R&B Function/Party Band - (5 piece)


Classic Motown, Soul & R&B Function/Party Band - (5 piece)

The 5 piece Essentials live band cover the whole of the UK and are a must see act filled with fun and energy, playing the very best of soul, disco and today’s biggest hits.

This superb band has created a live show which is supported by some of the U.K’s finest musicians and separately have supported artists such as Beverley Knight, Alesha Dixon, Lemar, Girls Aloud and Will Young.
Very popular with UK audiences having played at many weddings, corporate events and private parties, The Essentials can deliver a great performance that you will not forget.
The band play to a very high standard and are consummate professionals and are happy to discuss with you any special songs not part of their repertoire.

A 7 piece line-up is also available, please request for costing.

The Essentials - Sample Repertoire:

Got To Be Real - Cheryl Lynn
Lets Stay Together - Al Green
September - Earth, Wind & Fire
Aint Nobody - Chaka Khan
Lets Groove - Earth, Wind & Fire
Move On Up - Curtis Mayfield
And The Beat Goes On - The Whispers
Thats The Way I Like It - KC & The Sunshine Band
Staying Alive - Bee Gees
Night Fever - Bee Gees
Blame It On The Boogie - The Jackson 5
Le Freak - Chic
Ladies Night - Kool & The Gang
Give Me The Night - George Benson
Do I Do - Stevie Wonder
Cant Boogie No More - A Taste of Honey
Aint No Stopping Us Now - McFadden & Whitehead

Disco Inferno - The Trammps
I Wish - Stevie Wonder
Sign Sealed Delivered - Stevie Wonder
I Feel For You - Chaka Khan
Thinking of You - Sister Sledge
Im Every Woman - Chaka Khan
Never Can Say Goodbye - Gloria Gaynor
Rock With You - Michael Jackson
Boogie Wonderland - Earth, Wind & Fire
Forget Me Nots - Patrice Rushen
All Night Long - Lionel Richie
Best Of My Love - The Emotions
Car Wash - Rose Royce
Celebration - Kool & The Gang
Good Times - Chic
Lovely Day - Bill Withers
You To Me Are Everything - The Real Thing



Travel availability:

  • Midlands (East + West)
  • UK Wide
  • All Europe

Guide to fees:

From £1350 +

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