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The Essentials



€2000 - €3000

Wedding, Party, 80's & 90's

Munster, Leinster, Connacht, International


The Essentials are a 4-piece wedding & party band based in Cork known for their up-tempo & energetic onstage performances. Owing to a diverse range of musical interests/ influences they have a repertoire that spans 8 decades. Rock n' Roll, Motown & 80's right up to modern chart hits. From Joe Dolan to AC/DC & The Saw Doctors to Nicky Minaj, The Essentials cater to the young & the young at heart

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Set List

Background Soul And Sunshine Groove
My Girl – Temptations

Let’s Stay Together – Al Green

Ordinary People – John Legend

My Cherie Amour – Stevie Wonder

Sugar Pie – The Four Tops

Just Friends – Musiq Soulchild

Waiting In Vain – Bob Marley

Heard It Through The Grapevine – Marvin Gaye

Brown Sugar –d’angelo

Usher - U Don’t Have To Call

Ascension – Maxwell

Grandma’s Hands (funk Version) – Bill Withers

Avicii – Trouble

Try A Little Tenderness – Chris Brown

Talkin’ Bout A Revolution – Tracy Chapman

Black And Gold – Sam Sparro

Superstition – Stevie Wonder

Shout! – Isley Brothers

Respect – Aretha Franklin

Soul Man – Sam And Dave

Papa’s Gotta Brand New Bag – James Brown

Sex Machine – James Brown

Le Freak – Chic

Little L – Jamiroquai

Play That Funky Music – Wild Cherry

Jonny B Goode – Chuck Berry

Sex On Fire – Kings Of Leon

Mr Brightside – The Killers

Jumpin Jack Flash – The Rolling Stones

She Drives Me Crazy – Fine Young Cannibals

Walk This Way - Aerosmith

Let’s Dance – David Bowie

Classic Pop
Let’s Groove – Earth Wind And Fire

Boogie Wonderland – Earth Wind And Fire

September – Earth Wind And Fire

I Wanna Be Your Lover – Prince

Kiss - Prince

I Wish – Stevie Wonder

Do I Do – Stevie Wonder
Never Too Much – Luther Vandross

Don’t Stop Til You Get Enough – Michael Jackson

All Night Long – Lionel Ritchie

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