The Motowners

The Motowners perform famous soul and motown classics with remarkable style and harmony. Stevie Wonder, Aretha Franklin, The Supremes, The Four Tops , Wilson Pickett, Martha and the Vandellas…. all the soul you need performed proudly by The Motowners.

The Motowners are available as a 5-10 piece band featuring superb soulful female vocals. With a combination of male vocals, extra female vocals and up to a 3pc Horn Section there is the option for the ultimate live experience. The Motowners give you up to 100mins of live music (adding CD music played between live sets if required) performing famous motown, soul, blues, and dance classics with remarkable energy. With powerful vocalists and a superb rhythm section, the sound is tight, the groove is irresistible and the performance is spectacular. The Motowners love what they do. When you hear the Motowners you'll find that the fun is infectious. That's why the band is so popular at some of the best venues throughout the UK and abroad.

The Motowners come fully self-contained with PA and Lighting and there are various options for larger lighting rigs and sound systems, lighting technicians, sound engineers and video projection for the complete full on show.

The Motowners have racked up over an astonishing 50years worth of experience entertaining the likes of holiday makers, military, students and families at various venues throughout the UK and Europe including Butlins, Center Parcs, Royal Agricultural College, Bentley Hotels, De Vere and many many more…

Book The Motowners now and join in with the celebrations of more than 50yrs of Motown.

Utilising some of the most talented musicians around

  • Drums

    Simon Dring/ Kit Marsden/ James Rawson

  • Bass

    Chris Wade/ Mike McGibney

  • Guitar

    George Birkett

  • Keyboards

    Chris Wade/ Mark Bettis/ Jill Fogden

  • Brass

    various

  • Backing Vocals

    various

Available line ups:

  • Solo with Backing Tracks
  • Duo – Lead Vocals & Keyboard/Bass Guitar
  • 4pc Band – Vocals, Drums, Guitar, Keys
  • 5pc Live Band – Vocals, Drums, Bass, Guitar, Keys
  • 6pc Live Band – Vocals, Drums, Bass, Guitar, Keys, Sax OR Backing Vocals
  • 10pc Live Band – Vocals, Drums, Bass, Guitar, Keys, 3xBrass, 2xBacking Vocalists

Standard Performance Times:

  • 1x 90mins or 2x 45mins Show

Song List

  • Ain’t No Mountain High Enough
  • Baby Love
  • Back to Black
  • Dancing in the Street
  • Don’t Leave Me This Way
  • Everlasting Love
  • Get Ready
  • Heatwave
  • Higher and Higher
  • I Heard It through the Grapevine
  • I Want You Back
  • I’ll Be There
  • Mercy
  • My Girl
  • Needle in a Haystack
  • Never Can Say Goodbye
  • Proud Mary
  • Reach Out (I’ll Be There)
  • Rehab
  • Rescue Me
  • R.E.S.P.E.C.T.
  • River Deep Mountain High
  • Say A Little Prayer
  • Set Me Free (You Keep Me Hanging On)
  • Signed, Sealed, Delivered
  • Stop! In the name of Love
  • Sweet Soul Music
  • Tears dry on Their Own
  • Think
  • This Is It
  • This Ole Heart of Mine
  • Valerie
  • Warwick Avenue
  • You Can’t Hurry Love
  • You Know I’m No Good
  • Young Hearts