Music

Here is an example of a typical song list for a private hire function (a small selection):

EXAMPLE CONTEMPORARY SONGS
Valerie - Amy Winehouse
You Know I’m No Good - Amy Winehouse
Senorita - Justin Timberlake
Rock Your Body - Justin Timberlake
Crazy - Gnarls Barkley
Forget You - Cee Lo Green
Crazy in Love - Beyonce
Love on Top - Beyonce
American Boy - Estelle
I Need a Dollar - Aloe Black
Super Duper Love - Joss Stone
Happy - Pharrell
Blurred Lines - Pharrell and Robin Thicke
Treasure - Bruno Mars
You Got The Love - Candi Staton
Price Tag - Jessie J
Dancing in the Moonlight - Toploader
Mambo No.5 - Lou Bega
Get Down Saturday Night - Oliver Cheatham
Lady - Modjo
Locked Out Of Heaven - Bruno Mars
Moves Like Jagger - Maroon 5
Domino - Jessie J
Rude - Magic
Pumped Up Kicks - Foster the People
Marry You - Bruno Mars
If I Ain’t Got You - Alicia Keys
Uptown Funk - Bruno Mars


EXAMPLE SOUL AND FUNK DANCE FLOOR
I Wish - Stevie Wonder
Superstition - Stevie Wonder
Cosmic Girl - Jamiroquai
It’s Your Thing - Isley Brothers
If You Want Me To Stay - Sly and the Family Stone
Play That Funky Music - Wild Cherry
Respect - Aretha Franklin
I Feel Good - James Brown
Somebody Else’s Guy - Jocelyn Brown
Sex Machine - James Brown
Use Me - Bill Withers
Kiss - Prince
Wishing On a Star - Teena Marie
Pick Up The Pieces - Average White Band
Jungle Boogie - Kool and the Gang
What’s Going On - Marvin Gaye
Lovely Day - Bill Withers
People Get Ready - Curtis Mayfield
Love Train - O’Jays
Sunny - Marvin Gaye
Feel like Makin’ Love - Roberta Flack
Mr Magic - Amy Winehouse
Never Too Much - Luther Vandross
Rock With You - Michael Jackson
Let’s Stay Together - Al Green
Cruising - Smokey Robinson
Just The Two Of Us - Bill Withers
Soul Man - Sam & Dave
I Want You Back - Jackson 5
Ain’t Too Proud To Beg - The Temptations
Signed Sealed Delivered - Stevie Wonder
Brick House - The Commodores
Cold Sweat - James Brown
Express Yourself - Charles Wright
Hard To Handle - Otis Redding
Sugar and Spice - Luther Vandross
Your Love Keeps Lifting Me (Higher and Higher) - Jackie Wilson
Ain’t Nobody - Chaka Kahn


EXAMPLE DISCO HITS
Blame it on the Boogie - Jackson 5
We Are Family - Sister Sledge
Good Times - Chic
I Will Survive - Gloria Gaynor
Car Wash - Rose Royce
Celebration - Kool & The Gang
Got To Be Real - Cheryl Lynn
I’m Coming Out - Dianna Ross
Lady Marmalade - Patti LaBelle
Le Freak - Chic
Lost In Music - Sister Sledge
Native New Yorker - Odessey
September - Earth Wind & Fire
Thinking Of You - Sister Sledge
Treasure - Bruno Mars
Upside Down - Diana Ross

EXAMPLE REGGAE & SKA
Is This Love - Bob Marley
Three Little Birds - Bob Marley
I Shot The Sheriff - Bob Marley
One Love (People Get Ready) - Bob Marley
Monkey Man - Toots and the Maytalls
Our House - Madness


EXAMPLE ROCK N’ ROLL, BLUES AND CLASSIC ROCK
Tutti Frutti - Little Richard
Johnny B. Goode - Chuck Berry
Stuck In The Middle - Stealers Wheel
Mustang Sally - Buddy Guy
Long Train Running - Doobie Brothers
Are You Gonna Go My Way - Lenny Kravitz
American Woman - Lenny Kravitz
Fly Away - Lenny Kravitz
Are You Gonna Be My Girl - Jet
Sex On Fire - Kings of Leon
Purple Rain - Prince
Proud Mary - Tina Turner
Livin’ On A Prayer - Bon Jovi
Hold The Line - Toto
Sweet Home Alabama - Lynyrd Skynyrd
Don’t Stop Believing - Journey


EXAMPLE JAZZ/SWING SONGS
Dream A Little Dream Of Me - Michael Buble
Fly Me To The Moon - Frank Sinatra
I’ve Got You Under My Skin - Frank Sinatra
Moondance - Michael Buble
Come Fly With Me - Frank Sinatra
Cheek to Cheek - Fred Astaire
L-O-V-E - Nat King-Cole
New York, New York - Frank Sinatra


Plus many, many more. Too many to name!