Soul & Motown band

Funk With Us

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About Funk With Us

Lively Funk, Soul, Motown, Blues & Pop 4-9pc band, fronted by two charismatic international performers. Full dance floor? - Guaranteed 👍
Soul & Motown band
London
Public liability insurance of £10 million
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Performing for the likes of Jamie Osborne, Courtney Love, Elizabeth Saltzman, Christina Hendricks and brands such as Lucozade, Silversrone, Bloomberg and KPMG to name a few, Funk With Us have solidified their powerhouse status at the forefront of the UK events industry, offering a unique approach to live performance alongside an unmatched level of customer service and attention to detail. You are safe & sound when you Funk With Us.

Performance details
We can perform outdoors
We have vehicles we can use to travel to gigs
We require car parking close to venues
Our equipment is PAT tested
We own a PA system
Musicianship
Genres:
1970s era music, Pop, Covers, Disco, Funk, R&B, Motown, Hip Hop, Soul, Top 40, Rock 'n' Roll, Pop rock, Blues, 1980s era music, 1960s era music, 1990s era music
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Event types:
Wedding, Wedding proposal, Funeral / Memorial service, Hotel / Restaurant event, Bar / Club / Venue event, Private event, Corporate event, Charity event, Concert, Recording session, Theatre / Show, Birthday party, Christmas party, New Year's Eve
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Song list

* Our sets are 100% bespoke - We play what you ask for.
* If your song isn't on our Spotify playlist - Simply ask for it.
* Genres we can cover: Pop, rock, funk, soul, Motown, R&B,
dance, rock & roll, country, jazz, swing, blues, bluegrass, folk.
2Pac California Love
a-ha Take on Me
ABBA Dancing Queen
ABBA Mamma Mia
ABBA Gimme! Gimme! Gimme! (A Man After Midnight)
AC/DC You Shook Me All Night Long
AC/DC Thunderstruck
AC/DC Highway to Hell
Ace of Base All That She Wants
Aerosmith Dude (Looks Like A Lady)
Aerosmith Cryin'
Alanis Morissette You Oughta Know
Anastacia I'm Outta Love
Aqua Barbie Girl
Aretha Franklin Respect
Ariana Grande One Last Time
Ariana Grande, Iggy Azalea Problem
Average White Band Pick up the Pieces
Avicii Wake Me Up
B*Witched C'est la Vie
Bananarama Venus
Bee Gees Stayin' Alive
Beyoncé Love On Top
Beyoncé Single Ladies (Put a Ring on It)
Beyoncé, JAY-Z Crazy In Love (feat. Jay-Z)
Bill Haley & His Comets Rock Around The Clock
Billy Joel Uptown Girl
Billy Ocean Love Really Hurts Without You
Blackstreet, Dr. Dre No Diggity
Blur Song 2
Bon Jovi Livin' On A Prayer
Bon Jovi It's My Life
Boney M. Daddy Cool
Boys Town Gang Can't Take My Eyes Off Of You
Britney Spears Oops!...I Did It Again
Britney Spears ...Baby One More Time
Bruno Mars 24K Magic
Bruno Mars Treasure
Bruno Mars, Cardi B Finesse
Bryan Adams Summer Of '69
Bryan Adams, Melanie C When You're Gone
Calvin Harris, Disciples How Deep Is Your Love
Calvin Harris, John Newman Blame
Cameo Word Up
CeCe Peniston Finally
CeeLo Green Forget You
Chaka Khan I'm Every Woman
Charlie Puth Attention
Cher The Shoop Shoop Song (It's In His Kiss)
Cher Believe
CHIC Le Freak
Christina Aguilera Ain't No Other Man
Christina Aguilera, Pink, Mya, Lil’ Kim Lady Marmalade
Clean Bandit, Jess Glynne Rather Be (feat. Jess Glynne)
Commodores Brick House
Coolio, L.V. Gangsta's Paradise
Corona The Rhythm of the Night
Crazy Town Butterfly
Culture Club Karma Chameleon
Cyndi Lauper Girls Just Want to Have Fun
Pharrell Williams, Daft Punk Get Lucky
Daryl Hall & John Oates Maneater
Sia, David Guetta Titanium
Deep Blue Something Breakfast At Tiffany's
Demi Lovato Sorry Not Sorry
Depeche Mode Just Can't Get Enough
Destiny's Child Independent Women
Diana Ross I'm Coming Out
Diddy, Faith Evans, 112 I'll Be Missing You
Dolly Parton 9 to 5
Dolly Parton Jolene
Donna Summer Hot Stuff
Dua Lipa New Rules
Duffy Mercy
Dusty Springfield Son Of A Preacher Man
Eagle-Eye Cherry Save Tonight
Earth, Wind & Fire September
Earth, Wind & Fire, The Emotions Boogie Wonderland
Ed Sheeran Shape of You
Ed Sheeran Castle on the Hill
Elton John I'm Still Standing
Elton John, Kiki Dee Don't Go Breaking My Heart
Elvis Presley Jailhouse Rock
Elvis Presley Hound Dog
Elvis Presley Blue Suede Shoes
Elvis Presley, JXL A Little Less Conversation
Erasure A Little Respect
Europe The Final Countdown
Eurythmics Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This)
Fatman Scoop, Crooklyn Clan Be Faithful
John Travolta, Olivia Newton-John Summer Nights
Five, Steve Mac Keep On Movin'
Fleetwood Mac The Chain
Fleetwood Mac Go Your Own Way
Foo Fighters Learn to Fly
Foreigner I Want to Know What Love Is
Four Tops I Can't Help Myself (Sugar Pie, Honey Bunch)
Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons December, 1963 (Oh, What a Night)
Free All Right Now
George Benson Give Me the Night
George Ezra Shotgun
George Michael Faith
George Michael Freedom! '90
George Michael, Aretha Franklin I Knew You Were Waiting (For Me)
Gnarls Barkley Crazy
Grover Washington, Jr., Bill Withers Just The Two Of Us
Guns N' Roses Sweet Child O' Mine
Guns N' Roses Paradise City
Haddaway What Is Love
Hanson MMMBop
Iggy Azalea, Jennifer Hudson Trouble
INXS Need You Tonight
Irene Cara Fame
Irene Cara What a Feeling
Jackie Wilson (Your Love Keeps Lifting Me) Higher & Higher
James Bay Hold Back The River
James Brown I Got You (I Feel Good)
James Brown (Get Up I Feel Like Being A) Sex Machine
Jamiroquai Virtual Insanity
Jamiroquai Cosmic Girl
Jennifer Warnes, Bill Medley (I've Had) The Time Of My Life
Jerry Lee Lewis Great Balls Of Fire
Jessie J, Ariana Grande, Nicki Minaj Bang Bang
Jet Are You Gonna Be My Girl
Joan Jett & The Blackhearts I Love Rock 'N Roll
John Denver Take Me Home, Country Roads
John Newman Love Me Again
John Travolta, Jeff Conaway Greased Lightnin'
Johnny Good Johnny Be Good
Journey Separate Ways (Worlds Apart)
Journey Don't Stop Believin'
Justin Bieber Sorry
Justin Timberlake CAN'T STOP THE FEELING!
Katrina & The Waves Walking On Sunshine
Katy Perry Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.)
Katy Perry I Kissed A Girl
KC & The Sunshine Band That's the Way (I Like It)
KC & The Sunshine Band Get Down Tonight
Kenny Loggins Footloose
Kim Wilde You Keep Me Hangin On
Kings of Leon Sex on Fire
KISS I Was Made For Lovin' You
Kool & The Gang Celebration
Kool & The Gang Ladies Night
Kool & The Gang Get Down On It
Kool & The Gang Jungle Boogie
Lady Gaga Born This Way
Lady Gaga, Colby O'Donis Just Dance
Lasgo Something
Led Zeppelin Whole Lotta Love
Lenny Kravitz Are You Gonna Go My Way
Lil Nas X, Billy Ray Cyrus Old Town Road
Lionel Richie All Night Long (All Night)
Little Mix Black Magic
Los Del Rio Macarena
Los Lobos La Bamba
Lou Bega Mambo No. 5
Lulu Shout
Luther Vandross Never Too Much
Lynyrd Skynyrd Sweet Home Alabama
Madonna Holiday
Madonna Into the Groove
Madonna La Isla Bonita
Madonna Papa Don't Preach
Madonna Like a Virgin
Madonna Like a Prayer
Madonna Hung Up
Mark Ronson, Amy Winehouse Valerie (feat. Amy Winehouse)
Mark Ronson, Bruno Mars Uptown Funk
Mark Ronson, Miley Cyrus Nothing Breaks Like a Heart (feat. Miley Cyrus)
Maroon 5 This Love
Maroon 5, Christina Aguilera Moves Like Jagger
Marvin Gaye I Heard It Through The Grapevine
Marvin Gaye Sexual Healing
Mary Mary Shackles (Praise You)
MC Hammer U Can't Touch This
McFadden & Whitehead Ain't No Stoppin' Us Now
Michael Jackson Smooth Criminal
Michael Jackson The Way You Make Me Feel
Michael Jackson Don't Stop 'Til You Get Enough
Michael Jackson Rock with You
Michael Jackson Billie Jean
Michael Jackson Black or White
Michael Jackson Beat It
Michael Sembello Maniac
Montell Jordan This Is How We Do It
Mumford & Sons I Will Wait
Natalie Imbruglia Torn
Neil Diamond Sweet Caroline
Nelly, City Spud Ride Wit Me
Nickelback Rockstar
Nirvana Smells Like Teen Spirit
Oasis Wonderwall
Oasis She's Electric
Oasis Don't Look Back In Anger
OneRepublic Counting Stars
John Travolta, Olivia Newton-John You're The One That I Want
Ottawan Hands Up
OutKast Hey Ya!
P!nk Raise Your Glass
P!nk Get the Party Started
Pharrell Williams Happy
Pitbull, Kesha Timber
Prince Kiss
Prince I Wanna Be Your Lover
Prince When Doves Cry
Pulp Disco 2000
Pulp Common People
Queen Another One Bites The Dust
Queen We Will Rock You
Queen I Want To Break Free
Queen Don't Stop Me Now
Queen Crazy Little Thing Called Love
Ram Jam Black Betty
Ray Charles Hit the Road Jack
Rick James Super Freak
Right Said Fred Im Too Sexy
Rihanna Pon de Replay
Rihanna Only Girl (In The World)
Rihanna Don't Stop The Music
Rihanna, JAY-Z Umbrella
Robbie Williams Let Me Entertain You
Robbie Williams Angels
Robert Palmer Addicted To Love
Robin S Show Me Love
Rose Royce Car Wash
Roxette It Must Have Been Love
Rufus, Chaka Khan Ain't Nobody
S Club 7 Don't Stop Movin'
Sam & Dave Soul Man
Santana, Rob Thomas Smooth (feat. Rob Thomas)
Seal Crazy
Shakira Whenever, Wherever
Shania Twain That Don't Impress Me Much
Shania Twain Man! I Feel Like A Woman!
Shania Twain That Don't Impress Me Much
Sigala, Becky Hill Wish You Well
Sigala, Ella Eyre, Meghan Trainor Just Got Paid (feat. French Montana)
Sigma, Paloma Faith Changing
Sister Sledge We Are Family
Snap Rhythm Is A Dancer
Soft Cell Tainted Love
Spice Girls Wannabe
Spice Girls Who Do You Think You Are
Spin Doctors Two Princes
Steve Winwood Higher Love
Stevie Nicks Edge of Seventeen
Stevie Wonder Superstition
Stevie Wonder Part-Time Lover
Stevie Wonder Signed, Sealed, Delivered (I'm Yours)
Stevie Wonder I Wish
Survivor Eye of the Tiger
Sylvester You Make Me Feel (Mighty Real)
Take That, Lulu Relight My Fire (feat. Lulu)
Taylor Swift Shake It Off
Technotronic Pump Up The Jam
The Beatles Twist And Shout
The Beatles I Saw Her Standing There
The Black Eyed Peas I Gotta Feeling
The Blues Brothers, Aretha Franklin Think
The Commitments, Andrew Strong Mustang Sally
The Doobie Brothers Long Train Runnin'
The Human League Don't You Want Me
The Jacksons Blame It on the Boogie
The Killers Mr. Brightside
The Killers Human
The Kinks You Really Got Me
The Kinks All Day and All of the Night
The Knack My Sharona
The Lumineers Ho Hey
The Monkees I'm a Believer
The Pointer Sisters I'm So Excited
The Police Message In A Bottle
The Police Every Breath You Take
The Rolling Stones Start Me Up
The Rolling Stones (I Can't Get No) Satisfaction
The Supremes You Can't Hurry Love
The Supremes Stop! In The Name Of Love
The Supremes Where Did Our Love Go
The Temptations Papa Was A Rollin' Stone
The Trammps Disco Inferno
The Weather Girls It's Raining Men
Tina Turner Proud Mary
TLC No Scrubs
Tom Jones Sexbomb
Toni Basil Mickey
TOTO Africa
Train Hey, Soul Sister
Van Morrison Brown Eyed Girl
Vance Joy Riptide
WALK THE MOON Shut Up and Dance
Wham! Wake Me up Before You Go-Go
Wheatus Teenage Dirtbag
Whitney Houston How Will I Know
Whitney Houston I Wanna Dance with Somebody
Wild Cherry Play That Funky Music
Will Smith Gettin' Jiggy Wit It
Will Smith Miami
Yazoo Don't Go
Customer questions

What do your clients love most about your performances?

Clients tend to rave about the band’s high level of showmanship & crowd engagement, as well as our warm & friendly approach, bespoke service and special attention to detail.

Which venues have you performed at in the past?

Wedding venues, hotels, members clubs, sports clubs, theatres, bars, restaurants, festivals, markets, fairs.

Which artists have you been most influenced by?

Bruno Mars, Stevie Wonder, Motown, James Brown, Aretha Franklin.

What is the most high profile gig you've performed?

Hurlingham Club, Hospital Club, Bloomberg, KPMG, TEZENIS to name a few.

Will the singer be the same as who I see in the videos?

Yes - Always either 1, 2 or 3 singers from the video/s. We work with several strong frontmen which are all featured in the different videos inside our profile. Based on your line-up we will suggest the best lead vocalist, or you can request a specific vocalist you liked from any video. (*Available extras: rapper, dancers)

Do you have different line-up options?

5pc = 2-3 Vocals, guitar, keys, bass, drums 6pc = 2-3 Vocals, sax, guitar, keys, bass, drums 7pc = 2-3 Vocals, sax, trumpet, guitar, keys, bass, drums 8pc = 3 Vocals, sax, trumpet, guitar, keys, bass, drums 9pc = 3-4 Vocals, sax, trumpet, trombone, guitar, keys, bass, drums 10pc = 3-4 Vocals, sax, trumpet, trombone, guitar, keys, bass, drums, percussion.

What if my timings change after I've booked you?

When you book with us, we keep that date & time in our diary just for you. We understand that timings for any event can vary and always remain as flexible as possible within reason, while communicating with you prior to and throughout the event. Please note: Additional fees may apply for finishing after midnight (in line with Musician Union regulations).

Can you provide an iPod/DJ service before and between your sets?

All our bookings include a bespoke DJ playlist service throughout the event, tailored with all your song requests. Live DJ sets are also available at a special price.

How much time do you need to set up?

We offer flexible setup solutions for all types of events and in discussion with the client, venue & event planner will ensure our setup time meets the event timings & specifications.

Can I pick the songs you play from the set list?

You can select ALL your songs, and even select some songs which aren’t on our list. We love learning new songs, and ensuring your show is fully-tailored and unique to your event.

Is all of the equipment (e.g. PA & lighting) included in your quote?

Indeed. Remember, bands can only sound as good as the amplification they’re playing through. That's why we use PAT tested high-end amplification, as well as party, stage & mood lighting with a dedicated engineer, to ensure everything looks & sounds just right all throughout your event. * Make sure to ask your venue whether or not they use a noise limiter.

Can you learn song requests before the event?

Yes. Learning new songs keeps us quick on our feet and keeps our repertoire fresh. This will normally be free of charge. * In case you have an exceptional request (i.e song arrangement for a large band or a large number of songs especially prepared) we may have to charge a bit extra.

Prices

Note: prices may vary based on travel distance. For an exact quote, click “Check availability”.

Standard Prices
Performance durationPrice
Up to 1 hour£1900
Up to 2 hours£2000
Up to 3 hours£2300
Packages
NYE DJ - 2hrs5 musicians
• Add a manned DJ to follow the band • Big show effect with PA, lights, fog machine • Travel expenses included (within 100 miles)
£500
NYE - 5pc Band5 musicians
• Female & Male vocals, guitar, keys, bass, drums • 3x45min sets with all your song requests • Big show effect with PA, lights, fog machine • DJ playlist between the live sets, speech mic • Travel expenses included (within 100 miles)
£3000
NYE - 6pc Band6 musicians
• Female & Male vocals, guitar, keys, saxophone, bass, drums • 3x45min sets with all your song requests • Big show effect with PA, lights, fog machine • DJ playlist between the live sets, speech mic • Travel expenses included (within 100 miles)
£3500
NYE - 7pc Band7 musicians
• Female & Male vocals, guitar, keys, saxophone, trumpet, bass, drums • 3x45min sets with all your song requests • Big show effect with PA, lights, fog machine • DJ playlist between the live sets, speech mic • Travel expenses included (within 100 miles)
£4000
NYE - 8pc Band8 musicians
• Female & Male vocals, guitar, keys, saxophone, trumpet, bass, drums • 3x45min sets with all your song requests • Big show effect with PA, lights, fog machine • DJ playlist between the live sets, speech mic • Travel expenses included (within 100 miles)
£4500
Available services
1hr Live DJ Set
+£200
2hr Live DJ Set
+£300

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Zoe W, 7 months ago

Amazing band! if you want a band to guest your guest on the dancefloor and not leave it, then book these guys! really flexible and kept in constant communication with me in the lead up to our xmas party. would highly recommend to book!

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Isabel S, 7 months ago

Really lovely people and great band. Client was very happy!

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Philip S, 1 year ago

Lilac and team where absolutely excellent. They were very attentive to our needs ahead of the event and were brilliant on the day itself. The roaming mic and lead guitar really added something different - we loved it!

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Sally S, 1 year ago

I cannot rate this band high enough! They definitely got the party started. Great musicians, listened to what kind of music we wanted, and are absolutely lovely people. Everyone has commented on how great they were and how much they enjoyed their performance. I would not hesitate to recommend them.

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Sam H, 1 year ago

We hired Funk With Us for our wedding on Friday and cannot recommend them enough. We absolutely loved it, they made the party!! Thank you guys so much, hope you had as much fun as the rest of us xxxx

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Dan P, 1 year ago

We had a fantastic evening with you guys, we’re so glad that we chose you and your incredible team for the event, we have heard nothing but praise for your talent and performance. We’ve been told that everyone loved you and your take on all those classics, that we made good choices and that the first dance was really well done thanks to your cheeky spin! Every single song got more people on the dance floor, it was incredible. We’ve shared your details with anyone who asks and we hope to enjoy your music again in the future.

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