Soul In The City Overview:

  • London funk, pop, soul and Motown band for hire
  • Comprised of top UK session musicians
  • Versatile lineup, suitable for any occasion
  • Free first dance request as standard.
  • Powerful PA system.
  • Combine with top London DJ service.
  • Bookable From £200

 

 
Soul In The City are a stunning all-female funk and soul party band for hire, comprised of London’s finest session musicians.
Their 100% happy client rating has pushed these sassy ladies to the top of the London events scene, working crowds of all ages and backgrounds, ranging sports events to glitzy award ceremonies and exclusive celebrity parties, not to mention many unforgettable weddings! Their floor-filling renditions of Funk, Pop, Soul and Motown favourites has secured repeat bookings of their many lineups year after year.
Choosing Soul In The City makes for an easy and stress free booking experience, whether you are looking for an energetic 12 piece party band, an authentic jazz quartet or a solo instrumentalist, Soul In The City can provide the highest calibre wedding entertainment.
 

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As a Wedding Band:

Soul In The City offers the full package as a group of wedding entertainers. From solo piano, and acoustic duo, jazz trio, all the way up to a full 12-piece funk band, Soul In The City is equipped to transform any wedding with afternoon entertainment and an evening you’ll never forget!
Being one of the most exciting funk and soul bands London has to offer has meant that Soul In The City has a very impressive catalogue of contacts and happy clients; Amazon, Stylist Magazine, M&S, Just Eat, and every Geri Haliwell to name just a few!
As a wedding band Soul In The City prepare with you in mind. Whether it’s organising the lineup to be perfect for the space and vibe of your wedding, tweaking the setlist and including songs from their extensive repertoire of jazz, soul, pop, funk, Motown and disco, or learning that specific song that you’ve set your heart on for a first dance or other special moment, nothing is too much trouble for Soul In The City.
The band themselves say: “Our upbeat party sets are extremely high energy and keep guests of all ages on the dance floor. We have a great rapport with the crowd and initiate dance-offs throughout the night as well as getting the bride and groom up to sing if they want to! We are great at going with the flow and sensitive to what kind of atmosphere our clients want.”
 

“Soul In The City: Magical, engaging, musical, empowering and super-funky. That sums up this powerhouse group. They own the space and then some. Always smiling, they engage imediately with their audience. Simply put, these girls rock” – The Sky Gardens, April 2015

 

Repertoire:

Soul In The City combine the flavours of funk and soul, pop, Motown, and even laidback jazz so you’re sure to find plenty that tickles your fancy. Classics from Chic, James Brown, Stevie Wonder, and Aretha Franklin lay down a funky bedrock for Soul In The City to work from, and they even feature current tunes from the likes of Bruno Mars (‘24k Magic’, ‘Chunky’, ‘Treasure’), Beyoncé, The Killers, and Clean Bandit!
 
See Soul In The City’s full repertoire by clicking on the link below:
 

Soul In The City – Repertoire:

  • Uptown Funk – Bruno Mars
  • Chunky – Bruno Mars
  • Blurred Lines – Robin Thicke
  • Happy – Pharrell Williams
  • Call Me Maybe – Carly Rae Jepson
  • Stronger – Clean Bandit
  • Tears – Clean Bandit
  • Rockabye – Clean Bandit
  • Rather Be – Clean Bandit feat. Jess Glynne
  • Treasure – Bruno Mars
  • 2k4 Magic – Bruno Mars
  • Burn – Ellie Goulding
  • How Deep Is Your Love – Calvin Harris And Disciples
  • Love Me Like You Do – Ellie Goulding
  • Marvin Gaye – Charlie Puth feat. Meghan Trainor
  • All Of Me – John Legend
  • All About That Bass – Meghan Trainor
  • Shake It Off – Taylor Swift
  • Don’t Upset The Rhythm – Noisettes
  • Thinking Out Loud – Ed Sheeran
  • Don’t – Ed Sheeran
  • Price Tag – Jessie J
  • Forget You – Cee-lo Green
  • Just Dance – Lady Gaga
  • Poker Face – Lady Gaga
  • Crazy In Love – Beyoncé
  • Cake By The Ocean – DNCE
  • Get Lucky – Daft Punk
  • Sweet Dreams – Beyonce
  • Tightrope – Janelle Monae
  • We Found Love – Rhianna
  • Next To Me – Emelie Sande
  • Heaven – Emelie Sande
  • Never Forget You – Noisettes
  • This Is What It Feels Like – Armin Van Buuren
  • Wake Me Up – Amici
  • Domino – Jessie J
  • Price Tag – Jessie J
  • All The Single Ladies – Beyonce
  • Crazy In Love – Beyonce
  • Don’t You Worry Child: Swedish House Mafia
  • Waiting For Love – Aviici
  • Moves Like Jagger – Maroon 5
  • Diamonds – Rhianna
  • That Man – Caro Emerald
  • I’d Like To – Corinne Bailey Rae
  • Big Bad Handsome Man – Imelda May
  • American Boy – Estelle
  • Only Girl In The World – Rhianna
  • Crazy – Gnarles Barkley
  • I Need A Dollar – Aloe Blacc
  • Valerie – Amy Winehouse
  • Work It Out – Beyonce
  • Another Day – Jamie Lidell
  • You’ve Got The Love – Florence and The Machine
  • Mercy – Duffy
  • Rehab – Amy Winehouse
  • Set Fire To The Rain – Adele
  • Make You Feel My Love – Adele
  • If I Were I A Boy – Beyonce
  • New York – Alicia Keys
  • Falling – Alicia Keys
  • Senorita – Justin Timberlake
  • How Come You Don’t Call Me – Alicia Keys
  • I Kissed A Girl – Katy Perry
  • Bruno Mars – Amazing
  • A Team – Ed Sheeran
  • Fix You – Coldplay
  • Your Sex Is On Fire – Kings Of Leon
  • Mr Brightside – The Killers
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    Disco/Funk
     

  • Le Freak – Chic
  • Car Wash – Rose Royce
  • Good Times – Chic
  • September – Earth, Wind and Fire
  • Brick House – The Commodores
  • Blame It On The Boogie – Jackson 5
  • Never Too Much – Luther Vandross
  • I Feel Good – James Brown
  • Got To Be Real – Cheryl Lyn
  • Boogie Wonderland – Earth Wind and Fire
  • Boogie Nights – Heatwave
  • Ladies Night – Kool and the Gang
  • Celebration – Kool and The Gang
  • Get Down On It – Kool and The Gang
  • Disco Inferno – The Trammps
  • Higher Ground – Stevie Wonder
  • Get Down Tonight – KC and the Sunshine Band
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    Classic Soul/Motown
     

  • Ain’t Nobody – Chakha Khan
  • I’m Every Woman – Chakha Khan
  • Somebody Else’s Guy – Jocelyn Brown
  • Young Hearts Run Free – Candi Staton
  • We Are Family – Sister Sledge
  • I Say A Little Prayer – Aretha Frankin
  • All I Do – Stevie Wonder
  • Think – Aretha Franklin
  • I Want You Back – Jackson Five
  • Its Your Thing – Jackson Five
  • Sir Duke – Stevie Wonder
  • Son Of A Preacher Man – Dusty Springfield
  • Master Blaster – Stevie Wonder
  • Superstition – Stevie Wonder
  • I Wish – Stevie Wonder
  • Lets Get It On – Marvin Gaye
  • Respect – Aretha Franklin
  • Signed Sealed Delivered – Stevie Wonder
  • Just The Two Of Us – Bill Withers
  • Human Nature – Michael Jackson
  • It’s Raining Men – The Weathergirls
  • Don’t You Worry Bout A Thing – Stevie Wonder
  • You Are The Best Thing – Ray La Montagne
  • Do Right Woman – Aretha Franklin
  • Sitting On The Dock Of The Bay – Otis Redding
  • Hard To Handle – Otis Redding
  • Ain’t No Sunshine – Bill Withers
  • Easy – The Commodores
  • What’s Going On – Marvin Gaye
  • My Baby – Nina Simone
  • Voodoo Working – Charles Sheffield
  • In The Midnight Hour – Wilson Pickett
  • Yester Me Yester You Yesterday – Stevie Wonder
  • Knocks Me Off My Feet – Stevie Wonder
  • Natural Woman – Aretha Franklin
  • Think – Blues Bros/Aretha Franklin
  • Soul Man – Blues Brother
  • Signed Sealed Delivered – Stevie Wonder
  • I Will Survive – Gloria Gaynor
  • Brown Eyed Girl – Morrisey
  • Sexual Healing – Marvin Gaye
  • What I’d Say – Ray Charles
  • Shake Your Booty Down To The Ground – Jackson Five
  • Got My Mojo Working – Muddy Waters
  •  
    80s’/90s
     

  • Kiss – Prince
  • When Doves Cry – Prince
  • I Wana Be Your Lover – Prince
  • Little Red Corvette – Prince
  • The Most Beautiful Girl In The World – Prince
  • Beat It – Michael Jackson
  • Billie Jean – Michael Jackson
  • Smooth Criminal – Michael Jackson
  • Rock With You – Michael Jackson
  • Sweet Dreams – Eurythmics
  • Lady Marmalade – Labelle
  • Tell Me Lies – Fleetwood Mac
  • Groove Is In The Heart – Deelite
  • The Power Of Love – Huey Lewis and The News
  • Seven Wonders – Fleetwood Mac
  • Jackie Wilson – Higher and Higher
  • Somebody To Love – Queen
  • Can’t Get You Outta My Head – Kylie Minogue
  • You’re My Best Friend – Queen
  • Tear Drops – Womack
  • Ain’t Nobody – Chaka Khan
  • Back For Good – Take That
  • Call Me Al – Paul Simon
  • That’s The Way Love Goes – Janet Jackson
  • We’re In Heaven – Bryan Adams
  • Crazy Little Thing Called Love – Queen
  • Sing It Back – Moloko
  • Survivor – Destiny’s Child
  • independent Women – Destiny’s Child
  • Paid My Dues – Anastacia
  • Who Do You Think You Are – Spice Girls
  • Spice Up Your Life – Spice Girls
  • Mmm Bop – Hansen
  • Dancing Queen – Abba
  • Waterloo – Abba
  • Summer Of 69 – Bryan Adams
  • Living On A Prayer – Bon Jovi
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    Jazz
     

  • Autumn Leaves
  • Aint’ No Sunshine – Bill Withers
  • Girl From Ipanema
  • Fly Me To The Moon – Frank Sinatra
  • Misty – Ella Fitzgerald
  • Ain’t Misbehavin’
  • Days Of Wine And Roses
  • You Go To My Head
  • I Thought About You
  • Turn Me On – Norah Jones
  • Dindi
  • Sophisticated Lady
  • Cry Me A River – Dinah Washington
  • Ribbon In The Sky – Stevie Wonder
  • Georgia On My Mind – Ray Charles
  • It Don’t Mean A Thing (If It Ain’t Got That Swing)
  • Turn Me On – Norah Jones
  • Don’t Know Why – Norah Jones
  • Hit The Road Jack – Ray Charles
  • Don’t Know Why – Norah Jones
  • Just The Two Of Us – Bill Withers
  • What A Wonderful World – Louis Armstrong
  • Fever – Peggy Lee
  • My Baby – Nina Simone
  • Cheek To Cheek
  • My Funny Valentine
  • The Nearness Of You
  • Somewhere Over The Rainbow – Judy Garland
  • Love Me Or Leave Me
  • Summer Time
  • Song Bird – Eva Cassidy
  • Layla – Eric Clapton
  • Take Five – Dave Brubeck
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    “You were fantastic and we had great feedback about you from all of the guests, thankyou.” – Geri Halliwell and Christian Horner, Christmas party 2016

     

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