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Groove Manuva



  • 4 piece band but available as 5,6,7 or 8 piece
  • FREE live first dance and extra song of your choice
  • Dj playlist service included at no extra cost
  • Soul, disco and funk up to party classics and pop/rock
  • Optional brass section
  • Ceremony & Drinks reception options - solo piano or guitar/vocals


The band are based in Leeds and regularly play across Yorkshire and Lancashire. They are available for hire across the north of England, North Wales and the Midlands.

Standard Set Times

  • 2 x 60 minute sets or
  • 3 x 40 min sets
  • Extra 60 or 30 min set available
  • Background sets as solo or duo can also be provided

About this Act

Groove Manuva are a 4-8 piece wedding, party, corporate and function band comprised of stellar musicians and based in the North of England. They play great party music from soul, disco and funk up to party classics and popular rock. Groove Manuva have a 100% positive track record of clients nationwide and are guaranteed to put on a great show for you!

Members of Groove Manuva have lots of experience between them ranging from performances on the Jools Holland show, the Montreux jazz festival, Glastonbury, T in the Park, European festivals, SXSW in Texas and as part of the BBC Yorkshire symphony orchestra. Members have also performed alongside the likes of the Happy Mondays, Coldplay, Skunk Anansie, Underworld, the Kaiser Chiefs, Joe Strummer, The James Taylor Quartet and Kate Nash.

Groove Manuva are naturally a 4 piece band but can appear as either an 5, 6,7 or 8 piece.


"Thanks so much for playing at our wedding, you guys were brilliant! Despite the large venue, the sound really filled it. You kept people on the dancefloor throughout with your energy and great playing! Everyone we talked to said how good you were, including the reception organisers! Thanks for helping to make our day special :)" Daniel and Rachel | Wedding, 2016

"Huge thanks to Groove Manuva for helping to make our wedding day awesome! They delivered exactly what we wanted and stayed in regular contact in the run up to the day. Hardly a space left on the dance floor all night. Funky, friendly and professional!" Jon and Helen | Wedding, 2016

"Thank you for a fantastic night of music and dancing for our wedding on Saturday!! We had a brilliant night and our guests have commented how good the band were!" Alison and Tom | Wedding, 2016

Set List

00’s and Modern Hits
Locked Out of Heaven - Bruno Mars
Happy - Pharell
Crazy in Love - Beyonce
Valerie - Mark Ronson version
Forget You - Ce Lo Green
Naive - The Kooks
Chasing Cars - Snow Patrol
Everything - Michael Buble
Moves Like Jagger - Maroon 5
Domino - Jessie J
Mr Brightside - The Killers
Sex On Fire - Kings Of Leon
Firework - Katy Perry
Last Night - The Strokes
Price Tag - Jessie J
New York - Alicia Keys
Rolling In The Deep - Adele
We Found Love - Rihanna
Crazy - Gnarles Barkley
I gotta Feeling - Black Eyed Peas
Dakota - The Stereophonics
Chelsea Dagger - The Fratellis
Song 2 - Blur
A Punk - Vampire Weekend
American Boy - Estelle
Are You Gonna Be My Girl - Jet
Blurred Lines - Robin Thicke
Counting Stars - OneRepublic
Right Here - Jess Glynn
Ten Out Of Ten - Paolo Nutini
90s Party Classics
Midnight Hour - The Commitment
Mustang Sally - The Commitments
Try a Little Tenderness - The Commitments
Rock With You - Michael Jackson
Shiny Happy People - REM
2 Princes - Spin Doctors
Summer of 69 - Bryan Adams
Love Shack - The B52s
Place Your Hands - Reef
Don’t Look Back In Anger - Oasis
Red Alert - Basement Jaxx
Are You Gonna Go My Way? – Lenny Kravitz
Everybody Needs Somebody - The Blues Brothers
Power of Love - Huey Lewis
Jump - Van Halen
Dancing on the Ceiling - Lionel Ritchie
Ain’t Nobody - Chaka Kahn
Don’t Stop Believing - Journey
My Sherona - The Knack
Roxanne - The Police
Sir Duke - Stevie Wonder
Play That Funky Music - Wild Cherry
Want you back - Jackson 5
Blame it on the boogie - Jackson 5
Superstition - Stevie Wonder
Cant Hurry Love - The Supremes
I Feel Good - James Brown
Disco Inferno - The Trammps
Sex Machine - James Brown
Signed Sealed Delivered - Stevie Wonder
Lets Stay Together - Al Green
Perfect Day - Lou Reed
New York New York - Frank Sinatra
Jungle Boogie - Kool and the Gang
Lady Marmalade - Various
Crazy Little Thing Called Love - Queen
Proud Mary - Tina Turner
Don’t Stop Me Now - Queen
Long Train Running - The Doobie Brothers
Le Freak - Chic
September - Earth Wind & Fire
Higher and Higher - Jackie Wilson
Sweet Soul Music - Arthur Conley
Brown Eyed Girl - Van Morrison
Twist and Shout - The Beatles
Sweet Home Alabama - Lynyrd Skynyrd
Im a believer - The Monkeys
Jail House Rock - Elvis
Jonny B Goode - Chuck Berry
Hound Dog - Elvis
I Saw Her Standing There - The Beatles
You Really Got Me - The Kinks
Get Ready - The Temptations
Respect - Aretha Franklin
Gimme Some Lovin’ - Spencer Davies Group
Dancing In The Street - Martha and the Vandellas
I Only Wanna Be With You - Dusty Springfield
Think - Aretha Franklin
Hey Jude - The Beatles


  • 4 piece band consisting of male lead vocals, drums, bass and guitar.


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