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Lady and the Black Hats

Lady and the Black Hats are a dynamic 6-piece who instantly entertain crowds and get them moving on the dance floor! Lady and the Black Hats are the no.1 band of choice for weddings, corporate events and birthday parties.

With an extensive repertoire they play the greatest hits of all genres and leave you shouting ‘ENCORE’! Tailoring sets to any theme, including beach party and Christmas – Lady and the Black Hats are the only choice for your event. They also offer a DJ service, Horn section, duo/trio options and more.

"…Your vocals were beautiful and have made our first dance a memory I will cherish for the rest of my life."Ian – Private Wedding Client
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Example set lists (see repertoire below)

Set One:
I Want You Back
Dancing In the Street
Ain’t No Mountain High Enough
You’re All I Need to Get By
Son of a Preacher Man
I Feel Good
Rock With You
Proud Mary

Set Two:
Happy Birthday/Celebrate
Moon Shadow
You’re Gonna Need Me
Street Life
Do I Do
Never Too Much
Best Of My Love
Lady Marmalade
Ain’t Nobody

Set Three:
Single Ladies
Can’t Get You Outta My Head
Ain’t No Stopping Us Now
Long Train Running
I Found Lovin
To Be In Love
Sing It Back
Hey Ya
Beat It

All Night Long

Show repertoires includes:

Rock Around the Clock – Bill Haley
Lets Jump the Broomstick – Brenda Lee
Lets Twist Again – Chubby Checker
Johnny B Goode – Chuck Berry
Rock and Roll – Chuck Berry
Runaround Sue -Dion and the Belmonts
C’mon Everybody – Eddie Cochran
Summertime Blues – Eddie Cochran
Blue Suede Shoes – Elvis Presley
Jailhouse Rock – Elvis Presley
Shake Rattle and Roll – Elvis Presley
Suspicious Minds – Elvis Presley
The Wonder Of You – Elvis Presley
Don’t Be Cruel – Elvis Presley
Hound Dog – Elvis Presley/Various
Reet Petite – Jackie Wilson
Great Balls of Fire – Jerry Lee Lewis
Peppermint Twist – Joey Dee & the Starliters
Good Golly Miss Molly – Little Richard
Long Tall Sally – Little Richard
Tutti Fruity – Little Richard
What I’d Say – Ray Charles
La Bamba – Richie Havens
Twisting the Night Away – Sam Cooke
You Send Me – Sam Cooke
Born To Handjive – Sha Na Na
Back in the USSR – The Beatles
Saw her Standing There – The Beatles
Twist and Shout – The Beatles
Love Potion No. 9 – The Clovers
Blue Moon – The Marcels
Only You – The Platters
Wipeout – The Safaris

God Only Knows – Beach Boys
Stand By Me – Ben E. King
I Don’t Need No Doctor – John Mayer / Ray Charles
Shout – Lulu
Bring It On Home To Me – Sam Cooke
Gimme some lovin – Spencer Davis Group
Sha-La-La-La-Lee – Small Faces
Stuck In the Middle – Stealers Wheels
Here Comes the Sun – The Beatles
Sgt. Peppers Lonely Hearts Club Band – The Beatles
Can’t Buy me Love – The Beatles
Build Me Up Buttercup – The Foundations
You Really Got Me Going – The Kinks
Summer In The City – The Lovin’ Spponful
Daydream Believer – The Monkees
Brown Eyed Girl – Van Morrison
Moondance – Van Morrison

You’re All I Need To Get By – Aretha Franklin
Endless Love – Diana Ross and Lionel Richie
My Guy – Diana Ross
Its Your Thing – Isley Brothers
Higher and higher – Jackie Wilson
Sweetest feeling – Jackie Wilson
I Want You Back – Jackson 5
I’ll Be There – Jackson 5
ABC – Jackson 5
Dancing in the Street – Martha and the Vandellas
How Sweet it is – Marvin Gaye
Whats Going On – Marvin Gaye
You are Everything – Marvin Gaye and Diana Ross
Ain’t No Mountain High – Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell
For Once in my Life – Stevie Wonder
Signed Sealed Delivered – Stevie Wonder
Do You Love Me – The Contours
It’s a Shame – The Spinners
Baby Love – The Supremes
My Girl – The Temptations

SOULFUL 60’s & 70’s
Lets stay together – Al Green
Natural Woman – Aretha Franklin
Respect – Aretha Franklin
Rocksteady – Aretha Franklin
Lovely Day – Bill Withers
What a Fool Believes – Doobie Brothers
Son of a Preacher Man – Dusty Springfield
Take Another Little Piece of My Heart – Erma Franklin
I Feel Good – James Brown
Sex Machine – James Brown
Moonshadow – LaBelle
Easy – Lionel Richie & The Commodores
Think – Lynn Collins
When a Man Loves a Woman – Percy Sledge
You Might Need Somebody – Randy Crawford
Hallelujah I Love Her So – Ray Charles
Shake Your Tailfeather – Ray Charles
Feel Like Makin’ Love – Roberta Flack
Wishing on a Star – Rose Royce
Stay – Rufus and Chaka Khan
Soul Man – Sam and Dave
You’ve Got to Earn It – Staple Singers
As – Stevie Wonder
Do I Do – Stevie Wonder
Sir Duke – Stevie Wonder
Superstitious – Stevie Wonder
I Wish – Stevie Wonder
Don’t You Worry ‘Bout a Thing – Stevie Wonder/Incognito
Love T.K.O – Teddy Pendergrass

Dancing Queen – ABBA
Highway to Hell – AC/DC
Your Song – Elton John
Don’t Go Breaking My Heart – Elton John/Kiki Dee
Dreams – Fleetwood Mac
All Right Now – Free
Something – George Harrison
Whole Lotta Love – Led Zeppelin/Tina Turner
Don’t Stop Me Now – Queen
Reelin’ in the Years – Steely Dan
Staying Alive – The Bee Gees
Long Train Running – The Doobie Brothers
In the City – The Eagles
Hotel California – The Eagles
Brown Sugar – The Rolling Stones
Miss You – The Rolling Stones
Proud Mary – Tina Turner

Boogie Oogie Oogie – A Taste of Honey
Young Hearts Run Free – Candi Staton
Le Freak – Chic
I’m Coming Out – Diana Ross
Let’s Groove – Earth, Wind & Fire
Got to Get You into my Life – Earth, Wind & Fire
September – Earth Wind & Fire
Boogie Nights – Heatwave
Blame it on the Boogie – Jackson 5
Shake Your Booty – KC and the Sunshine Band
Ladies Night – Kool & the Kang
Celebrate – Kool & the Kang
Ain’t No Stopping Us Now – McFadden & Whitehead
Lady Marmalade – Patti Labelle
Carwash – Rose Royce
We Are Family – Sister Sledge
Lost in Music – Sister Sledge
Love Train – The O’Jays
Disco Inferno – The Trammps
The Hustle – Van McCoy
Play That Funky Music – Wild Cherry
Y.M.C.A – Village People

Rock With You – Michael Jackson
Don’t Stop ‘Til You Get Enough – Michael Jackson
Beat It – Michael Jackson
Thriller – Michael Jackson
Billie Jean – Michael Jackson
I Can’t Help It – Michael Jackson
Shake your Body To the Ground – Michael Jackson
PYT – Michael Jackson

Sweet Love – Anita Baker
Heaven is a Place On Earth – Belinda Carlisle
Livin’ on a Prayer – Bon Jovi
Ain’t Nobody – Chaka Khan
Time After Time – Cyndi Lauper
License to Kill – Gladys Knight
I’ve Had the Time of My Life – Jennifer Warnes
All Night Long – Lionel Richie
Never too much – Luther Vandross
Like a Prayer – Madonna
Holiday – Madonna
Easy Lover – Phillip Bailey & Phil Collins
Under Pressure – Queen
Love Cats – The Cure
Every Little Thing She Does is Magic – The Police
Roxanne – The Police
Club Tropicana – Wham
Saving All My Love For You – Whitney Houston

The Sound Table – Cameo
The Melody Still Lingers On – Chaka Khan
Tell me something good – Rufus and Chaka Khan
Spain – Chick Corea
Your Gonna Need Me – Dionne Warwick
Mr Thomas – Donald Byrd
See the Light – Earth Wind & Fire/Eddie Russ
I Found Lovin – Fatback
On Broadway – George Benson
Affirmation – George Benson
Mister Magic – Grover Washington jr
Winelight – Grover Washington jr
Always There – Incognito/Ronnie Laws
Don’t Let it Go To Your Head – Jean Carne
To Be In Love – Masters at Work
Before I Let Go – Maze
Spring High – Ramsey Lewis
If You Want Me to Stay – Sly and the Family Stone
I Believe When I Fall in Love – Stevie Wonder
I Need Your Lovin – Teena Marie
Keep That Same Old Feeling – The Crusaders
Best of my love – The Emotions
Outstanding – The Gap Band

Dreadlock Holiday – 10CC
Lively Up Yourself – Bob Marley
Is This Love – Bob Marley
One Love – Bob Marley
Could You Be Loved – Bob Marley
I Shot the Sheriff – Bob Marley
No Woman, No Cry – Bob Marley
54-46 Was my Number – Toots and the Maytals
Masterblaster – Stevie Wonder
Red, Red Wine – UB40

Surfin’ USA – Beach Boys
Feeling Hot Hot Hot – Buster Poindexter
Conga – Gloria Estefan & Miami Sound Machine
Walking On Sunshine – Katrina and the Waves

Rolling in the Deep – Adele
Make You Feel My Love – Adele
If I Ain’t Got You – Alicia Keys
Rehab – Amy Winehouse
Valerie – Amy Winehouse/Mark Ronson
Crazy In Love – Beyonce
If I Were a Boy – Beyonce
Single Ladies – Beyonce
I Got a Feeling – Black Eyed Peas
Toxic – Britney Spears
Just the Way You Are – Bruno Mars
You Got The Love – Candi Staton/Various
Forget You – Cee-Lo Green
Hallelujah – Cohen/Buckley/Burke
Bootylicious – Destinys Child
Pack Up – Eliza Doolittle
Broken Strings – James Morrison & Nelly Furtado
Cosmic Girl – Jamiroquai
I’m Yours – Jason Mraz
Rock Your Body – Justin Timberlake
Firework – Katy Perry
Sex On Fire – Kings Of Leon
Can’t Get You Out of My Head – Kylie Minogue
Just Dance – Lady Gaga
Bleeding Love – Leona Lewis
Sing It Back – Moloko
Set Me Free – Ntrance
Hey Ya – Outkast
Moving on Up – Primal Scream
Livin La Vida Loca – Ricky Martin
Umbrella – Rihanna
Angels – Robbie Williams
Everybody’s Free to Feel Good – Rozilla
Smooth – Santana
Keep On Moving – Soul II Soul
Higher – Taio Cruz
Rule The World – Take That
A Million Love Songs – Take That
Beautiful Day – U2

Achy Breaky Heart – Billie Ray Cyrus
Walking in Memphis – Cher
Don’t make me Brown Eyes Blue – Crystal Gayle
9 to 5 – Dolly Parton
Jolene – Dolly Parton
Islands in the Stream – Dolly Parton/Kenny Rogers
Friends in Low Places – Garth Brookes
Ring of Fire – Johnny Cash
Walk the Line – Johnny Cash
Amazed – Lonestar
I Feel Lucky – Mary Chapin-Carpenter
Crazy – Patsy Cline
Man! I Feel Like A Woman! – Shania Twain
Stand By Your Man – Tammy Wynette
X’s and O’s – Trisha Yearwood

Twisted – Annie Ross
The Girl from Ipanema – Antonio Carlos Jobim
This Masquerade – George Benson/Carpenters
Winelight – Grover Washington jr
Song For My Father – Horace Silver
Mercy, Mercy, Mercy – Joe Zawinal
All That Jazz – Liza Minelli
Afro Blue – Lizz Wright
My Baby Just Cares For Me – Nina Simone
I Wish I Knew How It Feel To Be Free – Nina Simone
St Thomas – Sonny Rollins
Hawaii 5-0 – The Ventures
Aguas de Marco – Tom Jobim & Ellis Regina
Bye Bye Blackbird – Various
Black Coffee – Various
Summertime – Various
My Funny Valentine – Various
Misty – Various
That Ole Devil Called Love – Various
Cry me a River – Various
Georgia – Various
Lullaby of Birdland – Various
Lady is a Tramp – Various
Fly me to The Moon – Various
New York, New York – Various
My Way – Various
Come Fly With Me – Various
Night and Day – Various
You’re Everything – Chick Corea

One For The Road – John Martyn
Stop This Train – John Mayer
Edith and The Kingpin – Joni Mitchell
Linden Arden Stole the Highlights – Van Morrison
Who was That Masked Man – Van Morrison

Walking Around the Christmas Tree – Brenda Lee
Let It Snow – Frank Sinatra
Santa Claus is Coming to Town – Jackson 5
All I Want For Christmas – Mariah Carey
Merry Xmas Everybody – Slade
Sleigh Ride – The Ronettes/Various
Rudolf the Red Nosed Reindeer – Various
Jingle Bells – Various

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