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The Critical Hits

Rock and Pop Function Band based in Somerset

Price from £2015
Forget the same-old generic cover versions, the Critical Hits bring a powerful sound & bespoke arrangements that never fail to bring the house down! Featuring 8 of the most exciting young musicians & a repertoire covering the very best music you need to hear, you & your guests will be dancing the night away!
5 stars - The Critical Hits are Highly Recommended 4 Customer Reviews

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Modern Classics:
Lady Marmalade (Labelle/Christian Aguilera)
Rock your Body (Justin Timberlake)
If I Ain’t Got You (Alicia Keys)
Crazy in Love (Beyonce)
Golden (Jill Scott)
Deja Vu (Beyonce)
Mercy (Duffy)
Them Changes (Thundercat)
Crazy (Gnarls Barkley)
Valerie (The Zutons/Amy Winehouse)Rude Boy (Rihanna)
Forget You (Cee Lo Green)
Treasure (Bruno Mars)
Suit and Tie (Justin Timberlake)
Uptown Funk (Bruno Mars)
Rather Be (Clean Bandit)
Redbone (Childish Gambino)
That’s What I Like (Bruno Mars)
Jason’s Song (Gave it Away) (Ariana Grande)
Disco Yes (Tom Misch)
South of the River (Tom Misch)

Classic Funk & Soul:
Mercy, Mercy, Mercy (Joe Zawinul)
I Just Wanna Make Love to You (Etta James)
I Feel Good (James Brown)
Ain’t no Mountain High Enough (Marvin Gaye)
Respect (Aretha Franklin)
Heard it Through the Grapevine (Marvin Gaye)
For One in my Life (Stevie Wonder)Signed, Sealed, Delivered (Stevie Wonder)
ABC (Jackson 5)
Ain’t no Sunshine (Bill Withers)
Superstition (Stevie Wonder)
Let’s Get It On (Marvin Gaye)
Isn’t she lovely (Stevie Wonder)
I Wish (Stevie Wonder)

Disco:
Blame it on the Boogie (Jackson 5)
Never Too Much (Luther Vandross)P.Y.T. (Michael Jackson)
Just the Two of Us (Bill Withers)
Somebody Else's Guy (Jocelyn Brown)

Original Re-arrangements:
Diamonds (Rihanna)
Hello (Adele)
Pillowtalk (Zayn Malik)
Lettsanity (Lettuce)
Wonderwall (funk version) (Oasis)
Staying Alive (BeeGees/Electro Duluxe)
Summertime (Jason Rebello Version)

Line up:

Default lineup: 8 members

8 Piece Band: Female Vocals, Guitar, Bass, Keys, Drums, Saxophone, Trombone and Trumpet.

More than your standard wedding or function band, the Critical Hits are made up of 8 of the most exciting young musicians in the South West! Forget the same-old generic cover versions, the Critical Hits bring a powerful sound and bespoke arrangements that never fail to bring the house down!

The band’s usual 8-piece set up is extremely versatile, and can cover jazz standards through to funked-up covers of Rihanna and Adele!

Having met 4 years across whilst studying at Bristol University, The Critical Hits have been filling dance floors at a range of events ever since.

With a love of playing classics from Michael Jackson, Stevie Wonder, the old disco tunes and more, The Critical Hits just love to make people dance!

Choose any of the following booking options when you hire The Critical Hits from Alive Network

  • Song Request Add £60
  • 1am Finish Add £242
  • Dinner Jazz quartet set Add £484

    Dinner jazz quartet performance (saxophone, piano, drums and bass) before main. Price is per hour.

Choose one of the following performance options when you hire The Critical Hits from Alive Network

  • 2 x 60 minutes £0
  • 3 x 40 minutes £0
  • 2 x 45 minutes £0
  • 3 x 45 minutes Add £290