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The Kitts

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Overview

  • Outstanding Motown band
  • Excellent repertoire of classics of the genre including Mr Pitiful, Take Me To the River and I Say a Little Prayer For You
  • Perform as a seven piece act as standard and can add brass, singers, strings and percussion for a full on big band experience

Location

The band are based in London and happy to travel UK wide for events.

Standard Set Times

  • Total playing time up to 90min

About this Act

The Kitts are a powerhouse of funky rhythmic playing, soul-drenched vocals and searing horn lines, the band is the clear first choice for any party seeking the cutting edge in live music entertainment. The Kitts musicians are hand-picked from the elite of the London session scene, and perform regularly with A-list pop acts across the world. They give their all with the band to create a high-impact, rhythmically tight sound unrivalled on the UK party scene.

The band's upbeat set list, comprised of recent chart hits together with soul, motown and pop classics from the past 50 years, is guaranteed to fill any dance floor in seconds. The band are equally appropriate for lavish events on a grand scale or more intimate gatherings, with an impressive array of glamorous parties, sporting events and high-profile corporates to their name.

The band’s five different incarnations range from 7 piece up to pop orchestra, with their flexibility of instrumentation ensuring the band is appropriately sized for each occasion. The Kitts have recently launched a new show for 2012, the Kitts Project: an integration of the Kitts Band with House DJ which has swept onto the party scene as the latest craze for cutting edge parties.

Set List

American Boy - Estelle
Bad girl - Usher
Billionaire - Bruno Mars
Black ‘n Gold - Sam Sparro
Blurred Lines - Robin Thicke
Call Me Maybe - Carly Rae Jepsen
Can't Get You Out Of My Head - Kylie
Crazy - Gnarls Barkley
Crazy In Love - Beyonce
Do Your Thing - Basement Jaxx
Domino - Jessie J
Don’t You Worry Child - Swedish House Mafia
Forget you - Cee Lo Green
Grenade - Bruno Mars
Happy - Pharell Williams
I Got a Feeling - Black Eyed Peas
Lights On - Katy B
Locked Out Of Heaven - Bruno Mars
Love On Top - Beyonce
Mercy - Duffy
New York / Empire State of Mind - Alicia Keys
No-one - Alicia Keys
Nothing On You - Bruno Mars & B.o.B.
OMG - Usher
Only Girl In The World - Rihanna
Pass Out - Tinie Tempah
Please Don't Stop The Music - Rihanna
Poker Face - Lady Gaga
Prayin' - Plan B
Price Tag - Jessie J
Ready for the weekend - Calvin Harris
Red Alert - Basement Jaxx
Rolling In The Deep - Adele
Single Ladies - Rihanna
Titanium - David Guetta
Treasure - Bruno Mars
Umbrella - Rihanna
Uptown Funk - Bruno Mars
Use Somebody - Kings of Leon
Valerie - Amy Winehouse
Wake Me Up - Avicii

Pop, soul and motown

A Deeper Love
ABC
Ain’t Nobody - Chaka Khan
Ain’t Too Proud to Beg
All Night Long
Another Star
As - Stevie Wonder
Bad - MJ
Bad Girls - Donna Summer
Best Of My Love - Emotions
Blame It on the Boogie
Boogie Wonderland
Brick House
Can You Feel It - MJ
Can’t Take My Eyes Off You
Chain of Fools
Crazy
Dancing in the Street
Do I Do
Do You Love Me
Don’t Stop Til You Get Enough
Don’t You Worry About a Thing
Easy Lover
Everlasting Love - This Will Be…
Everybody Dance - Chic
Finally - CeCe Peniston
He’s The Greatest Dancer - Sister Sledge
How Will I Know - Whitney Houston
I Feel Good
I Know You, I Live You
I Say A Little Prayer
I Wanna Be Your Lover - Prince
I Wanna Dance With Somebody
I Want You Back
I Was Made To Love Him
I Wish
I’ll Be There
I’m Coming Out
Isn’t She Lovely
Jailhouse Rock
Just The Way You Are
Kiss
Lady Marmalade
Let’s Groove
Let’s Stay Together
Long Train Running
Man In The Mirror - MJ
Midnight Hour
Million Dollar Bill - Whitney Houston
Move On Up
Mr Pitiful
My Forbidden Lover - Chic
Never Can Say Goodbye
Never Too Much
Once You Get Started
Power Of Love
Proud Mary
Ready For The Weekend
Rehab
Rescue Me
Respect
Rock With You
Rock Your Body
Rockin’ Robin
September
Shackles - Praise You
Shake Your Body
Signed Sealed Delivered
Sing It Back
Sir Duke
Somebody Else’s Guy
Son of a Preacher Man
Soul Man
Spotlight - Jennifer Hudson
Stop in the Name of Love
Streetlife
Superstition
Take Me to the River
The Love You Save
Think
Upside Down
Uptight - Everything’s Alright
Valerie
We Can Work It Out
What’s Going On
Who’s Loving You
Working Day & Night - MJ
You’re All I Need - To Get By

Lineup

  • Basic lineup of 7-piece: 2 female singers, 1 male singer, keys, guitar, drums, bass
  • Add any or all of:
  • Saxophone / 3-piece horn section (sax, trumpet, trombone) / 6-piece horn section (3 saxes, 2 trumpets, trombone)
  • 2 additional singers (i.e. 3 females and 2 males total)
  • Strings section
  • Percussion

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