Soul & Motown Bands for hire in Kent

Hire a Soul & Motown band for your wedding, party, or event. Playing everything from 70s classics from Aretha Franklin and James Brown, to the music of soul-inspired pop giants Bruno Mars and Pharrell Williams, these bands are guaranteed to bring the infectious music of the famous Motown label to your party. Whether you’re looking for a small covers duo, or a full 12-piece funk band, choose from 339 of the best soul bands here.

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11 bands in or around Kent
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Soul & Motown bandHastings(18 mi)

Awesome funk and soul band made up of pro players that know how to bring the funk to get the party started.

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From£960
Soul & Motown bandWhitstable(22 mi)

Motown and soulful funk driven covers from a super six piece function and party band

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Soul & Motown bandKent(21 mi)

Premium Party Band Based in Kent

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From£1280
Soul & Motown bandSittingbourne(19 mi)

Loose Change is the perfect showband for weddings, birthday parties, anniversaries, functions or corporate events in South-East England.

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From£700
Soul & Motown bandTunbridge Wells(27 mi)

Function band Midnight Martinis perform a classic & contemporary pop soul crossover set to get everyone dancing!

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Soul & Motown bandMaidstone(18 mi)

The Chaucer’s are a private entertainment party band for any celebration or event.

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From£640
Soul & Motown bandGravesend(32 mi)

4 piece function band located in London/Kent bringing you the finest in party music and guaranteed to make your guest dance all night.

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From£1220
Soul & Motown bandCanterbury(21 mi)

KD Dance Orchestra/ The Swing & Soul Orchestra - Sinatra to Stevie, Miller to Aretha! Sassy soul and swing classics.

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Soul & Motown bandRamsgate(30 mi)

Established in 2018, Previously known as the Interseptors Showband. Decades Showband is one of the most energetic and entertaining Showbands

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Soul & Motown bandGillingham(28 mi)

5-6 piece (Drums, Bass, Guitar, Keys, Sax and Vocals) lively pop, jazz and funk band

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Soul & Motown bandLondon(59 mi)

The Burning Shoes are one of the most in-demanded cover bands in the UK. They cover a huge range of styles with energy and elegance

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From£825
Soul & Motown bandLondon(49 mi)

Looking for a high energy, crowd pleasing Motown/Soul show, with slick choreography? Look no further, Step 'N' Soul is the band for you!!

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Soul & Motown bandLondon(53 mi)

Lively Funk, Soul, Motown, Blues & Pop 4-9pc band, fronted by two charismatic international performers. Full dance floor? - Guaranteed 👍

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From£1200
Soul & Motown bandLondon(59 mi)

G and the Lizards are a high-end band, performing everything from Pop, Rock to Soul, Motown and Jazz with style, energy and authenticity

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Soul & Motown bandCardiff(177 mi)

Female fronted 4 piece band with optional brass playing a range of music from Motown to chart toppers to keep guests dancing all night!

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Soul & Motown bandLondon(53 mi)

Sleeke Entertainment provides a selection of live entertainment for weddings, parties, festivals and corporate events.

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From£960
Soul & Motown bandLondon(54 mi)

The LJSO are your Duo/Trio whilst you dine, your Quartet with Cocktails or your full live 6 piece for the dance floor.

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Soul & Motown bandGuildford(64 mi)

Soultanas are a nine piece band specialising in Funk and Soul music and available for hire in London, the South East and further afield!

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Popular genres:
Soul, Motown, Pop
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How much does it cost to hire a soul & motown band?

The typical price per group member for soul & motown bands is:
£Budget£220
££Pro£330
£££High-end£400+

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Frequently asked questions

Can any soul & motown band play my favourite song?

Professional soul & motown bands will often take requests, but you will need to give them plenty of notice. Please also keep in mind that soul & motown bands may ask for an small additional fee to prepare songs that aren't already on their song list. You can view the soul & motown band's song list on their Encore profile.

How much time do soul & motown bands take to set up?

Your soul & motown band will usually arrive about an hour or so before their performance begins to set up and get settled before they start playing. To avoid any delays, make sure the performance space is ready for the soul & motown band prior to their arrival.

My venue has asked for the performer’s PLI & PAT inspection certificates. What are these?

PLI stands for Public Liability Insurance. This insurance covers damage to another person or their property (it is also known as third party insurance). As many of our soul & motown bands are members of the Musician's Union, they are already covered by PLI up to £10 million. PAT stands for portable appliance testing. Most of our soul & motown bands will already have a PAT inspection certificate for their musical equipment/PA system, which they can provide to your venue if they need it.

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