Motown Live! - Soul & Motown Band from £1350

"Superb Band, Thankyou for Making our Day" Emma Thistlewaite

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  • 4 piece CORE BAND (with guitar, bass, drums & male vocals)
  • 5 piece (as above + trumpet)
  • 6 piece (as above + saxophone)
  • 7 piece (as above + female vocals)
  • 8 piece (as above + trombone)

Repertoire

MOTOWN & SOUL SETLIST

ABC – JACKSON 5

AIN’T NO MOUNTAIN HIGH ENOUGH – DIANA ROSS

AIN’T TOO PROUD TO BEG – THE TEMPTATIONS

BABY I NEED YOUR LOVIN’ – THE FOUR TOPS

BALL OF CONFUSION – THE TEMPTATIONS

BRICK HOUSE – THE COMMODORES

DANCING IN THE STREET – MARTHA & THE VANDELLS

DO YOU LOVE ME – THE CONTOURS

GET READY – THE TEMPTATIONS

HAPPY BIRTHDAY – STEVIE WONDER

I HEARD IT THROUGH THE GRAPEVINE – MARVIN GAYE

I WANT YOU BACK – JACKSON 5

I’LL BE THERE – JACKSON 5

MERCY MERCY ME (THE ECOLOGY) – MARVIN GAYE

MY GIRL – THE TEMPTATIONS

REET PETITE – JACKIE WILSON

SIGNED, SEALED, DELIVERED (I’M YOURS) – STEVIE WONDER

STOP! IN THE NAME OF LOVE – THE SUPREMES

SUPER FREAK – RICK JAMES

TO BE LOVED – MARVIN GAYE

WAR – EDWIN STARR

WHAT’S GOING ON – MARVIN GAYE

WHERE DID OUR LOVE GO – THE SUPREMES

WHO’S LOVING YOU – THE MIRACLES

YOU’VE REALLY GOT A HOLD ON ME – SMOKEY ROBINSON & THE MIRACLES

STANDARD SETLIST 10's

24K Magic - Bruno Mars

All About that Bass - Meghan Trainor

All of Me - John Legend

Bang Bang - Jessie J

Blurred Lines – Robin Thicke

Born This Way - Lady Ga Ga

Can't Stop The Feeling - Justin Timberlake

Domino - Jessie J

Don't Stop The Party - Pitbull

Don't You Worry Child - Swedish House Mafia

Earthquake – Labrinth

Get Lucky - Daft Punk & Pharrell Williams

Happy - Pharell Williams

Hold Back The River - James Bay

Feel so Close - Calvin Harris

Forget You - Cee Lo Green

Just The Way You Are - Bruno Mars

Lego House - Ed Sheeran

Like I Can - Sam Smith

Locked out of Heaven - Bruno Mars

Moves like Jagger - Maroon 5 & Christina Aquilera

Party Rock - LMFAO

Please Don't Stop the Music - Rhianna

Rather Be - Clean Bandit

Rude Boy - Rhianna

Sax - Fleur East

Sexy & I Know It - LMFAO

Shut Up & Dance - Walk The Moon

Sing - Ed Sheeran

Sometimes I Get a Good Feeling - Flo-rida

Sorry - Justin Bieber

Treasure – Bruno Mars

Uptown Funk - Mark Ronson & Bruno Mars

Wake Me Up – Avicii

We Found Love - Rhianna

Your Song - Ellie Golding

 

00'S

All Summer Long – Kid Rock

Amazed - Lonestar

American Idiot – Green Day

Beautiful - James Blunt

Beat It – Micheal Jackson / Fall Out Boy

Chasing Cars – Snow Patrol

Chelsea Dagger – The Frattellis

Crazy Chick – Charlotte Church

Dancing In The Moonlight – Toploader

Don't Stop Believing - Glee

Everything – Micheal Buble

Fallin - Alicia Keys

Filthy Gorgeous – Scissor Sisters

Grace Kelly – Mika

Greatest Day - Take That

Hey Ya - Outkast

Hysteria – Muse Holiday – Green Day

I Believe In A Thing Called Love – The Darkness

I Predict A Riot – The Kaiser Chiefs

I Don’t Feel Like Dancing – Scissor Sisters

I Don't Want to Miss a Thing - Aerosmith

I Gotta Feelin’ – Black Eyed Peas

I Kissed A Girl – Katy Perry

Jump Around - House of Pain

Just Dance - Lady Ga Ga

Last Nite – The Strokes

Let's Get it Started - Black Eyed Peas

Mercy – Duffy

Mr Brightside – The Killers

Pump It - Black Eyed Peas

Price Tag - Jessie J

Rock DJ – Robbie Williams

 

Rolling in the Deep - Adele

Rule The World – Take That

Ruby – The Kaisers Chiefs

She Said – Plan B

Shine – Take That

Somebody Told Me – The Killers

Sex On Fire - Kings of Leon

Take Me Out – Franz Ferdinand

Take Your Mama Out – Scissor Sisters

Teenage Dirtbag – Wheatus

This Love – Maroon Five

Use Somebody – Kings of Leon

Valerie - Amy Winehouse

You've got the Love - Florence & the Machine

 

90'S

A Little Less Conversation – Elvis Presley

A Little Respect – Wheatus

Angels - Robbie Williams

All the Small Things – Blink 182

Are You Gonna Go My Way – Lenny Kravitz

Buck Rogers – Feeder

Basket Case – Green Day

Can’t Get You Outta My Head – Kylie Minoque

Creep – Radiohead

Cosmic Girl – Jamiroquai

Dance The Night Away – The Mavericks

Don’t Look Back In Anger – Oasis

Hit Me Baby One More Time – Britney Spears

Let Me Entertain You - Robbie Williams

Kids – Robbie Williams Livin’

La Vida Loca – Ricky Martin

Like I Love You – Justin Timberlake

Mama Told Me Not to Come – Tom Jones

More Than Words - Extreme

Place Your Hands – Reef

She’s Electric – Oasis

Smells Like Teen Spirit – Nirvana

Still The One - Shania Twain

This Is How You Remind Me – Nickleback

Truly Madly Deeply - Savage Garden

When you Say Nothing at All - Ronan Keating

Wonderwall – Oasis

 

80'S

9-5 – Dolly Parton

Addicted to Love – Robert Palmer

Ain't Nobody - Chaka Kahn

Beat It – Micheal Jackson / Fall Out Boy

Billie Jean – Michael Jackson

Come Up & See Me – Steve Harley & Cockney Rebel

Don't Dream it's Over - Crowded House

Easy – The Commodores

Every Breath you Take - The Police

Footloose – Kenny Loggins

Have I Told you Lately - Van Morrison

Hot Stuff - Donna Summer

I’ll Be There For You – Rembrants

Jump – Van Halen

Kiss – Tom Jones/Prince

Lets Stick Together – Roxy Music

Lets Dance – David Bowie

Leave Your Hat On – Tom Jones

Like a Virgin - Madonna

Livin On A Prayer – Bon Jovi

Love Shack - B52'S

Message in a Bottle – The Police

My Sharona – The Knack

Need you Tonight - INXS

One & Only - Chesney Hawkes

One Step Beyond – Madness

One Vision – Queen

Power of Love - Huey Lewis & The News

Hip to be Square - Huey Lewis & The News

Rio – Duran Duran

Rocking All Over the World – Status Quo

Rosanna - Toto Simply

The Best – Tina Turner

Something got me Started - Simply Red

Street Life - Randy Crawford

Stuck In The Middle With You – Steelers Wheel

Summer of 69 - Bryan Adams

Sweet Home Alabama – Lynard Skynard

Sweet Dreams - Eurythmics

Sweet Child Of Mine – Guns & Roses

Time of my Life - Dirty Dancing

Wake me Up - Wham

Walking in Memphis – Marc Cohn

Walking on Sunshine – Katrina & The Waves

Walking on The Moon – The Police

Walk This Way – Aerosmith

Weather With You – Crowded House

Welcome To The Jungle – Guns & Roses

With Or Without You – U2

Wonderful Tonight – Eric Clapton

 

70'S

Ain't no Stopping is Now - Mcfadden & Whitehead

Alright Now - Free

Blame it on the Boogie – Michael Jackson

Brick House - Commodores

Bohemium Rhapsody – Queen

Car Wash – Rose Royce

Celebration – Kool & The Gang

Crazy Little Thing Called Love – Queen

Dancing Queen - ABBA

December 63 (Oh What a Night) - Frankie Valli & the Four Seasons

Disco Inferno – The Trammps

Does Your Mother Know - Abba

Don't Stop Believing - Journey

Don’t Stop Me Now – Queen

Fat Bottomed Girls – Queen

Highway to Hell – ACDC

Its Not Unusual – Tom Jones

I Will Survive – Gloria Gaynor

Ladies Night – Kool & The Gang

Lady Marmalade – Patti

La Belle Le Freak – Le Chic

Live & Let Die – Paul McCartney

Mamma Mia – Abba

Play That Funky Music – Wild Cherry

Proud Mary – Tina Turner

She - Elvis Costello

Staying Alive – Bee Gees

Stand By Me – Ben E King

Superstition - Stevie Wonder

Waterloo - ABBA

We are the Champions – Queen

Your Song – Elton John

Y.M.C.A. – Village People

 

50's, 60'S

Burning Love – Elvis Presley

Brown Eyed Girl – Van Morrison

Brown Sugar – The Rolling Stones

Can’t Buy Me Love – The Beatles

Can’t Take My Eyes Of You – Andy Williams

Come Together – The Beatles

Everybody Needs Somebody To Love – The Blues Brothers

Gimme Some Lovin – The Blues Brothers

\Hey Jude – The Beatles

Hotel California – The Eagles

Hey Joe – Jimi Hendrix

 

I Feel Good – James Brown

I’m A Believer – The Monkees

Jailhouse Rock – Elvis Presley

Johnny B Goode – Chuck Berry

Knock on Wood - Blues Brothers

La Bamba – Los Lobos

Land of Thousand Dances - Wilson Pickett (Naaaa, Na Na Naaa)

Lovely Day – Bill Withers

Layla – Derek & The Dominos

Midnight Hour – The Commitments

Mustang Sally – The Commitments

My Generation – The Who

Purple Haze – Jimi Hendrix

Rescue Me - Aretha Franklin

Rock Around The Clock – Bill Haley

Saw Her Standing There – The Beatles

Sex Machine - James Brown

Stand by Me - Ben E King

Sunshine of Your Love – Cream

Satisfaction – The Rolling Stones

Suspicous Minds – Elvis Presley

Think - Aretha Franklin

Twist & Shout – The Beatles

Why Do You Build Me Up Buttercup – The Foundations

Wild Thing – The Troggs

Walking By Myself – Gary Moore

Won’t Get Fooled Again – The Who

You Really Got Me – The Kinks

 

Motown Live! is one of the many soul and Motown acts on the Monitor Music roster, and is definitely a firm favourite with our clientele, having earned rave reviews every time they play. Motown Live! is a great choice for someone who needs a function band, or perhaps a band to provide entertainment on their wedding day. The band can appear in numerous configurations to suit your preferences, but the core band is a four-piece act featuring a guitarist, bassist, drummer and male vocalist. However, Motown Live! can be expanded to be a 5, 6, 7 or 8-piece band, including a trumpet player, saxophonist, trombone player and a fantastic female vocalist.

An Unbeatable Motown & Soul Repertoire

Motown Live! can perform an expansive array of hit songs at your function or wedding, including the work of Jackson 5, Diana Ross, Stevie Wonder, Marvin Gaye, The Miracles, Rick James and more. With the many different compositions of the band available to hire, they can produce a setlist that’s genuinely unique every single time they are hired, meaning that you can rest assured that the setlist for your special day won’t be replicated. It’s not only soul and Motown songs that can feature on your setlist either, as Motown Live! can also perform a full range of more standard classics as well.

Hire Motown Live! from Monitor Music

Described as a ‘superb band’ by those who’ve heard them play, Motown Live! are available now to hire from Monitor Music, and can play in areas across the length of the UK. We’re an agency unlike any other, as we’re managed by professionals in the music, lighting and sound industry, and these individuals can manage and control every aspect of the bands that we deal with – including Motown Live! – so we can tailor their attire, equipment and more to your liking. This means that, whenever you hire from Monitor Music, you can be guaranteed to receive the highest professional standards.

If you’d like to enquire further about hiring Motown Live! for your function or wedding event, please don’t hesitate to get in touch with our team, and we’ll be delighted to discuss your requirements.