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Soulshine Repertoire

Expect to hear your favourite Funk, Soul, Motown and Disco classics by Aretha Franklin, James Brown, Stevie Wonder, Chic, Earth Wind & Fire, Chaka Khan, Prince and Michael Jackson!

Not only that, but Soulshine Band bring you right up to date with more recent hits inspired by these old school legends, with Beyonce, Bruno Mars and Pharell Williams and many more..! For those of you looking for something super cool and off the charts, Soulshine Band also perform a number of rare groove, funk, and acid jazz tracks which will keep even the most discerning listener happy!

Funk/ Soul/ 80’s Groove

  • And The Beat Goes On – The Whispers (requires male vocal)
  • Ain’t Nobody – Chaka Khan
  • All This Love That I’m Giving – Gwen Mcrae
  • Brick House – Commodores
  • Forget Me Nots – Patrice Rushen
  • Get Down On It – Kool & The Gang
  • Get Down Saturday Night – Oliver Cheatham
  • Get Up Offa That Thing – James Brown
  • Gimme The Night – George Benson
  • Going Back To My Roots – Oddyssey
  • Got to Be Real – Cheryl Lynn
  • I Found Lovin – The Fatback Band
  • Jammin – Bob Marley
  • Jungle Boogie – Kool & The Gang (requires trumpet + male vocal)
  • Keep The Fire Burning – Gewn McCrae
  • Kiss – Prince
  • Ladies Night – Kool & The Gang
  • Outstanding – The Gap Band
  • Papa’s Got A Brand New Bag – James Brown (requires trumpet + male vocal)
  • Pick Up The Pieces – Average White Band (requires trumpet)
  • Play That Funky Music – Wild Cherry
  • PYT – Michael Jackson
  • Never Too Much – Luther Vandross
  • Rock With You – Michael Jackson
  • Somebody Elses Guy – Jocelyn Brown
  • Teardrops – Womack & Womack
  • Thinking Of You – Chic

Classic Soul and Motown

  • ABC – Jackson 5
  • Ain’t No Mountain – Marvin Gaye
  • Best Of My Love – The Emotions
  • Dancing In The Street – Martha and The Vandellas
  • Gimme Some Lovin – Blues Brothers/Spencer Davis Group
  • Heard It Through The Grapevine – Marvin Gaye
  • Higher and Higher – Jackie Wilson
  • Higher Ground – Stevie Wonder
  • Hold On, I’m Coming – Sam and Dave (requires trumpet + male vocal)
  • I Feel Good – James Brown
  • I Wish – Stevie Wonder
  • I Want You Back – Jackson 5
  • Let’s Get It On – Marvin Gaye
  • Long Train Running – The Doobie Brothers
  • Love Train – The O’Jays
  • Move On Up – Curtis Mayfield (requires trumpet + male vocal)
  • Proud Mary – Tina Turner
  • Rescue Me – Fontella Bass
  • Respect – Aretha Franklin
  • Sex Machine – James Brown
  • Sexual Healing – Marvin Gaye
  • Shake Your Tail Feather – Blues Brothers
  • Signed Sealed Delivered – Stevie Wonder
  • Sir Duke – Stevie Wonder
  • Son Of A Preacher Man – Dusty Springfield
  • Soul Man – Sam and Dave/Blues Brothers (requires trumpet)
  • Superstition – Stevie Wonder
  • You Can Leave Your Hat On – Tom Jones (requires male vocal)
  • You Sexy Thing – Hot Chocolate (requires male vocal)


Ain’t No Stopping Us – Now McFadden and Whitehead

Bad Girls – Donna Summer (requires trumpet)

Billie Jean – Michael Jackson

Blame it On The Boogie – Jackson 5

Car Wash – Rose Royce

Celebration – Kool and the Gang

Disco Inferno – The Tramps/Earth Wind And Fire

Don’t Stop Til You Get Enough – Michael Jackson (requires trumpet, male vocal and percussion)

Everybody Dance – Chic

Good Times – Chic

He’s The Greatest Dancer – Sister Sledge

I Wanna Be Your Lover – Prince (requires male vocal)

I Want Your Love – Chic

I’m Coming out – Diana Ross

I’m Every Woman – Chaka Khan

Lady Marmalade – Labelle

Let’s Groove – Earth, Wind & Fire (requires male vocal)

Le Freak – Chic

Lost In Music – Sister Sledge

September – Earth Wind and Fire

Shake Your Body Down To The ground – Michael Jackson

Thriller – Michael Jackson

We Are Family – Sister Sledge

Young Hearts – Candi Staton

Wanna be Startin’ Somethin’ – Michael Jackson

Working Day And Night – Michael Jackson


1999 – Prince (requires male vocal)

All Night Long – Lionel Richie

Beat It – Michael Jackson

Call Me Al – Paul Simon

Careless Whisper – George Michael

Holiday – Madonna

Hot, Hot, Hot – Arrow

How Will I Know – Whitney Houston

I’ve Had The Time Of My Life – Bill Medley, Jennifer Warnes (requires male vocal)

I Wanna Dance with Somebody – Whitney Houston

Never Gonna Give You Up – Rick Astley

Purple Rain – Prince (requires male vocal)

Simply The Best – Tina Turner

That’s The Way I Like It – KC and The Sunshine Band (requires trumpet + male vocal)

Walking On Sunshine – Katrina And The Waves

What’s Love Got To Do With It – Tina Turner

90’s/ 00’s

American Boy – Estelle

Cosmic Girl – Jamiroquai

Crazy – Gnarles Barkley

Crazy In Love – Beyonce

Finally – Ce Ce Peniston

Forget You – Ce-Lo Green

Gotta Get Through This – Daniel Beddingfield

Hey Ya – Outkast (requires male vocal)

Lady – Mojo

Love Foolosophy – Jamiroquai

Mercy – Duffy/ 3rd Degree

Moving Too Fast – Artful Dodger

No Scrubs – TLC

Only Girl In The World – Rhianna

Please Don’t Stop The Music – Rhianna

Relight My Fire – Take That

Re Rewind – Craig David

Return Of The Mack – Mark Morrison (requires male vocal)

Shackles (Praise You) – Mary Mary

Show Me Love – Robin S

Sing It Back – Moloko

Starlight – Supermen Lovers (requires male vocal)

Valerie – Amy Winehouse

Work It Out – Beyonce

You Got The Love – Candi Staton/Florence and Machine

Recent Chart

Can’t Stop The feeling – Justin Timberlake

Get Lucky – Daft Punk

Happy Pharrell – Williams

Hold My Hand – Jess Glynn

I Can’t Feel My Face – The Weeknd

Locked Out Of Heaven – Bruno Mars

Love Me Again – John Newman (requires male vocal)

Moves Like Jagger – Maroon 5

Rather Be – Jess Glynn

Sax – Fleur East

Shotgun – George Ezra

Shutup and Dance – Walk The Moon

Treasure – Bruno Mars

Uptown Funk – Bruno Mars

Wake Me Up – Aloe Blacc/ Avicii