West Grand Boulevard


Song List

West Grand Boulevard plays a wide variety of classic music spanning the genres of Soul, R&B, Motown, Blues, Classic Rock and Roll, Funk, Disco, and more. Below is a sample list of the most common songs that the band performs, plus a list of first dance songs that we have performed at past weddings. Requests for additions (or omissions) from this list are always welcome.

MOTOWN SONGS:
Ain’t too Proud to Beg- The Temptations
Can’t Help Myself – The Four Tops
Get Ready – The Temptations
Higher Ground – Stevie Wonder
How Sweet it Is (To Be Loved By You) – Marvin Gaye
I Heard it Through the Grapevine – Marvin Gaye
I Second that Emotion – Smokey Robinson & The Miracles
I Wish – Stevie Wonder
Just My Imagination – The Temptations
Let’s Get it On – Marvin Gaye
My Girl – The Temptations
Ooo Baby Baby – Smokey Robinson & The Miracles
Signed, Sealed, Delivered – Stevie Wonder
Superstition – Stevie Wonder
What’s Going On – Marvin Gaye
You Can’t Hurry Love – Diana Ross & The Supremes
You’ve Really Got A Hold on Me – Smokey Robinson

STAX SONGS
634-5789 (Soulsville, U.S.A.) – Wilson Pickett
Born Under a Bad Sign – Albert King
Green Onions – Booker T & The MGs
Hard to Handle – Otis Redding
Knock on Wood – Eddie Floyd
Midnight Hour – Wilson Pickett
Respect – Otis Redding/Aretha Franklin
Sittin’ On the Dock of the Bay – Otis Redding
Soul Man – Sam & Dave
These Arms of Mine – Otis Redding

OTHER R&B/SOUL SONGS
Ain’t No Sunshine When She’s Gone – Bill Withers
Ain’t No Love in the Heart of the City – Bobby “Blue” Bland/Paul Carrack
At Last – Etta James
Baby I Love You – Aretha Franklin
Can’t Take My Eyes Off of You – Frankie Valli
Chain of Fools – Aretha Franklin
Crazy Love – Van Morrison
Feelin’ Alright – Joe Cocker
Groove Me – King Floyd
Iko Iko – Sugar Boy Crawford/Dr. John
Land of 1000 Dances – Wilson Pickett
Lean on Me – Bill Withers
Let’s Stay Together – Al Green
Mustang Sally – Wilson Pickett
Proud Mary – Ike & Tina Turner
Shout – Isley Brothers
Some Kind of Wonderful – The Drifters/Joss Stone
Sweet Soul Music – Arthur Conley
Take Me To The River – Al Green
Use Me – Bill WithersWhen A Man Loves A Woman – Percy Sledge
(Your Love Keeps Lifting Me) Higher and Higher – Jackie Wilson

DISCO/FUNK
Boogie Oogie Oogie – A Taste of Honey
Boogie Shoes – KC & The Sunshine Band
Cissy Strut – The Meters
Chameleon – Herbie Hancock
Everyday People – Sly & The Family Stone
I Got You (I Feel Good) – James Brown
I Will Survive – Gloria Gaynor/Cake
Lovely Day – Bill Withers
Thank You (Falletin Me Be Mice Elf) – Sly & the Family Stone
She’s a Bad Mamma Jamma – Carl Carlton
The Chicken – Jaco Pastorius

EARLY ROCK & ROLL/R&B
Bring it on Home to Me – Sam Cooke
Cupid – Sam Cooke
I Got A Woman – Ray Charles/John Mayer
Johnny B. Goode – Chuck Berry
Shake Your Hips – Slim Harpo
Sleepwalk – Santo and Johnny
Unchain My Heart – Ray Charles/Joe Cocker
You Send Me – Sam Cooke
What a Wonderful World – Louie Armstrong

MORE MODERN R&B
“Forget” You – Cee Lo Green
Get Lucky – Daft Punk
Gimme One Reason – Tracy Chapman
Happy – Pharrell Williams
You Are the Best Thing – Ray LaMontagne
Valerie – Amy Winehouse

CLASSIC ROCK, JAZZ, MISC. SONGS (PLAYED ONLY WHEN APPROPRIATE)
Hava Nagila – Traditional
Loves Me Like a Rock – Paul Simon
Moondance – Van Morrison
Old Time Rock and Roll – Bob Seeger
Satisfaction – The Rolling Stones/Otis Redding
Summertime – George Gershwin

FIRST DANCE WEDDING SONGS:
Can’t Take My Eyes Off of You – Diana Ross & The Supremes
Crazy Love – Van Morrison
I Only Have Eyes For You – The Flamingos
Let’s Stay Together – Al Green
Lovely Day – Bill Withers
Mama He’s Crazy – The Judds
Right Down The Line – Gerry Rafferty
The Beauty of Who You Are – Marc Broussard
These Arms of Mine – Otis Redding
You Are the Best Thing – Ray LaMontagne
You Send Me – Sam Cooke








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