Higher Ground


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Higher Ground is a professional 4-7 piece party band based in Brighton, perfect for any event. With a choice of 4 great female vocalists they have everything covered!


Higher Ground is proud to boast a choice of 4 fabulous female singers. You can book a 3 or 4 piece band with 1 or 2 of these singer and also add a saxophone if you like. This gives you the choice to find exactly the right package at the right price.


This band has a very wide repertoire covering all of the songs you need to get your guests on that dance floor. Songs range from classic by The Rolling Stones, The Beatles, James Brown and Aretha Franklin through to current hits by Beyonce, Daft Punk, Alicia Keys and Bruno Mars.


The musicians have played all the main venues and festivals in the UK such as Glastonbury, T in the Park, Shepherd's Bush Empire, Royal Albert Hall and the many 02 Arenas. They have all played in different bands touring and supporting many famous acts such as Girls Aloud, Paolo Nutini, Jason Mraz, The Script and many, many more.


All of Higher Ground's line up options include a high spec PA system and lights. As an optional extra, the band can provide a DJ service and by doing so provide music the entire evening. All equipment is PAT tested to current safety standards.


The band also offer a variety of additional options including a pianist and/or singer to play during the day. They can also add an extra set and even learn your first dance.

A Message To You Rudy – The Specials

Ain’t No Mountain High Enough – Tammi Tyrell/Marvin Gaye

Ain’t Nobody – Chaka Khan

All In Love Is Fair – Stevie Wonder

All Night Long – Lionel Richie

American Boy – Estelle

Are You Gonna Be My Girl – Jet

Are You Gonna Go My Way – Lenny Kravitz

As – Stevie Wonder

At Last – Etta James

Baby Love – The Supremes

Bad Moon Rising – Creedence Clearwater Revival

Band Of Gold – Freda Payne

Be My Baby – The Ronettes

Beat It – Michael Jackson

Blame It On The Boogie – Michael Jackson

Brown Eyed Girl – Van Morrison

Can I Get A Witness – Marvin Gaye

Chain Of Fools – Aretha Franklin

Cosmic Girl – Jamiriquai

Crazy – Gnarles Barkley

Crossroads – Eric Clapton

Dancing In The Street – Martha Reeves & The Vandellas

Do You Love Me – The Contours

Dock Of The Bay – Otis Redding

Don’t Upset The Rhythm – The Noisettes

Don’t Stop Til You Get Enough – Michael Jackson

Easy Lover – Phil Collins

Empire State Of Mind – Alicia Keys

Everybody Need Somebody – The Blues Brothers

Feeling Good – Nina Simone

Finally – Cee Cee Peniston

For Once In My Life – Stevie Wonder

Forget You – Gnarles Barkley

Get Lucky – Daft Punk

Get Ready – The Temptations

Good Luck – Basement Jaxx

Good Times – Chic

Happy Birthday – Stevie Wonder

Hard To Handle – Otis Redding

Heat Wave – Martha Reeves & The Vandellas

Higher Ground – Stevie Wonder

Hit The Road Jack – Ray Charles

Hold On I’m Coming – Sam & Dave

Honky Tonk Women – The Rolling Stones

Hotel California – The Eagles

Hound Dog – Elvis Presley

I Can’t Get No Satisfaction – The Rolling Stones

I Got You (I Feel Good) – James Brown

I Predict A Riot – Kaiser Chiefs

I Saw Her Standing There – The Beatles

I Say A Little Prayer – Aretha Franklin

I Wanna Dance With Somebody – Whitney Houston

I Want You Back – Michael Jackson

I Will Survive – Gloria Gaynor

I Wish – Stevie Wonder

I’m Coming Out – Diana Ross

I’m Every Woman – Whitney Houston

I’m Yours – Jason Mraz

I’ve Got A Woman – Ray Charles

If I Ain’t Got You – Alicia Keys

It Must Be Love – Madness

It Takes Two – Marvin Gaye

Johnny B Good – Chuck Berry

Knock On Wood – Eddie Floyd

Lady Marmalade – LaBelle

Last Nite – The Strokes

Let’s Stay Together – Al Green

Let’s Get It On – Marvin Gaye

Living For The City – Stevie Wonder

Locked Out Of Heaven – Bruno Mars

Long Train Running – Doobie Brothers

Lovely Day – Bill Withers

Make You Feel My Love – Adele

Master Blaster – Stevie Wonder

Material Girl – Madonna

Mercy – Duffy

Message In A Bottle – The Police

Money – Barret Strong

Moves Like Jagger – Maroon 5

Mr Big Stuff – Jean Night

Mr Brightside – The Killers

My Girl – The Temptations

My Guy – Mary Wells

Never Too Much – Luther Vandross

Nutbush City Limits – Tina Turner

Only Girl In The World – Rihanna

Ordinary People – John Legend

Part Time Lover – Stevie Wonder

Place Your Hands – Reef

Play That Funky Music – Wild Cherry

Price Tag – Jessie J

Proud Mary – Tina Turner

Put Your Records On – Colin Bailey Rae

Reach Out I’ll Be There – The Temptations

Rescue Me – Fontella Bass

Respect – Aretha Franklin

River Deep, Mountain High – Tina Turner

Rock Steady – Aretha Franklin

Rock With You – Michael Jackson

Rolling In The Deep – Adele

Roxanne – The Police

Sex on Fire – Kings Of Leon

Shackles – Mary Mary

Shake A Tailfeather – Ray Charles

Show Me Love – Robin S

Signed Sealed Delivered – Stevie Wonder

Sing It Back – Moloko

Sir Duke – Stevie Wonder

Somebody Else’s Guy – Jocelyn Brown

Son Of A Preacher Man – Dusty Springfield

Song 2 – Blur

Soul Man – Sam & Dave

Spooky – Dusty Springfield

Stand By Me – Ben E King

Standing In The Way Of Control – Gossip

Stay With You – John Legend

Stuck In The Middle With You – Steelers Wheel

Summer of 69 – Bryan Adams

Super Duper Love (Are You Diggin’ On Me) – Joss Stone

Superstition – Stevie Wonder

Suspicious Minds – Elvis Presley

Sweet Home Alabama – Lynyrd Skynyrd

Take Another Little Piece Of My Heart – Dusty Springfield

Take Me Out – Franz Ferdinand

Take Me To The River – Al Green

Take Your Mama – Scissor Sisters

Tears Dry On Their Own – Amy Winehouse

Teenage Dirtbag – Wheatus

That’s Not My Name – Ting Tings

Think – Aretha Franklin

Thriller – Michael Jackson

Town Called Malice – The Jam

Toxic – Britney Spears

Treat Her Right – The Commitments

Umbrella – Rihanna

Under The Boardwalk – The Drifters

Upside Down – Diana Ross

Use Me – Bill Withers

Use Somebody – Kings Of Leon

Valarie – Amy Winehouse

We Are Family – Sister Sledge

We Can Work It Out – Stevie Wonder

Weather With You – Crowded House

What’s Going On – Marvin Gaye

Yester-Me, Yester-You, Yesterday – Stevie Wonder

You Are The Sunshine Of My Life – Stevie Wonder

You Can’t Hurry Love – The Supremes

You Keep Me Hanging On – The Flirtations

You Really Got Me – The Kinks

You’ve Got The Love – Florence and The Machine

General Information:

Name: Higher Ground

Location: East Sussex

Main Category: Pop & Rock Bands

Other Categories: Bands, Live Music, Party Bands, Soul, Funk & Motown Bands, Wedding Bands, Wedding Music


4 Piece Band (default): Female Vocals, Guitar, Keyboard, Bass, Drums

6 Piece Band: 2 Female Vocals, Guitar, Keyboard, Bass, Drums

7 Piece Band: 2 Female Vocals, Guitar, Keyboard, Bass, Drums, Saxophone

5 Piece band: Female vocals, Guitar, Bass, Drums


Standard Set Times: 2 x 60 or 3 x 40 minute sets.

Set Up Time: 1hrs 0 mins

Usual Evening Arrival Time: 18:00

Usual Evening Finish Time: 23:30

Space Required (w x d):

4 Piece Band (default): 4.0m x 2.0m

6 Piece Band: 5.0m x 2.5m

7 Piece Band: 4.0m x 2.0m

5 Piece band: 4.0m x 2.0m

Sound & Lighting:

PA suitable for: Up to 500 people

Stage Lighting: Yes

Dance Floor Lighting: No

Free use of PA via iPod: Yes

DJ included: Yes

Other Requirements

Hospitality/Artist Rider: Soft drinks + Hot Meal before first set

Technical Requirement: 1 x 13 amp sockets

Instant Quote:

STEP 1: Check Availability

STEP 2: Select Option(s)

4 Piece Band£1,125

Female Vocals, Guitar, Keyboard, Bass, Drums

5 Piece band£1,350

Female vocals, Guitar, Bass, Drums

6 Piece Band£1,575

2 Female Vocals, Guitar, Keyboard, Bass, Drums

7 Piece Band£1,800

2 Female Vocals, Guitar, Keyboard, Bass, Drums, Saxophone

Please complete STEP 1
Prices quoted are subject to confirmation and are intended as a guide only.

Set Options:

2 x 60 or 3 x 40 minute sets.

Optional Extras:

Early arrival (per person per hour)£15

We can arrive any time you want. Price is per person per hour.

Additional Set (per person)£65

The band can perform an additional set as a full band at this price per person including the engineer.

Pianist in the day£190

Our Pianist can play in the background during dinner for 2 x 45 min.

Vocalist + Pianist Wedding Ceremony£315

A vocalist and Pianist can perform during the Wedding Ceremony. 3 songs of your choice.

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