Set List

Listed below are most of the songs the band play. A 2 x 45 minute set is usually about 25 songs.

Bubsie and The Beat Brothers are always learning new music and expanding their repertoire. If you would like any special requests for your big day, with enough notice, they’d be happy to learn 2 or 3 songs to make your event or wedding extra special.


Jailhouse Rock – Elvis Presley
Johnny B Goode – Chuck Berry
Rock Around The Clock – Bill Haley & The Comets
I Put a Spell on You – Screamin’ Jay Hawkins / Nina Simone
All Shook Up – Elvis Presley


Feelin’ Alright – Joe Cocker
Spooky – Dusty Springfield
Respect – Aretha Franklin
Piece of My Heart – Janis Joplin
Something – The Beatles
Twist and Shout – The Beatles
I Saw Her Standing There – The Beatles
I Shall Be Released – Bob Dylan
The Weight – The Band
Jumpin’ Jack Flash – Rolling Stones
Mustang Sally – Wilson Pickett
Get Ready- The Temptations
Son of a Preacher Man – Dusty Springfield
Baby Love – The Supremes
(You Make Me Feel) Like a Natural Woman – Aretha Franklin
Can’t Take My Eyes Of You – Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons
Somebody To Love – Jefferson Airplane
Heard It Through the Grapevine – Marvin Gaye
Sitting On The Dock Of the Bay – Otis Redding
Think – Aretha Franklin
Wind Cries Mary – Jimi Hendrix
Brown Eyed Girl – Van Morrison
Sweet Thing – Van Morrison
Build Me Up Buttercup – The Foundations
For What It’s Worth- Buffalo Springfield
Dancing In The Street – Martha Reeves & the Vandellas
Nowhere to Run – Martha Reeves & the Vandellas
Rescue Me – Fontella Bass
Ain’t No Mountain High Enough – Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell
For Once in My Life – Stevie Wonder
Baby Love – The Supremes
Both Sides, Now – Joni Mitchell
Black Magic Woman – Fleetwood Mac / Santana
Sunny – Bobby Hebb
Proud Mary – Creedence Clearwater Revial / Ike & Tina Turner
Sunshine of Your Love – Cream / Spanky Wilson
These Boots Are Made For Walking – Nancy Sinatra
Hold On I’m Comin’ – Sam and Dave
Music to Watch Girls By – Andy Williams


Brown Sugar – Rolling Stones
Lean On Me – Bill Withers
ABC – Jackson 5
I Want You Back – Jackson 5
Shake Your Body Down – Jackson 5
I’ll Be There – Jackson 5
Ben – Jackson 5
Midnight Train to Georgia – Gladys Knight & the Pips
Higher Ground – Stevie Wonder
Superstition – Stevie Wonder
I Wish – Stevie Wonder
Signed, Sealed, Delivered – Stevie Wonder
Long Train Running – Doobie Brothers
Heart of Glass – Blondie
Jolene – Dolly Parton
Blame It On The Boogie – Jackson 5
Stuck in the Middle With You – Stealers Wheel
Helpless – Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young
Southern Man – Neil Young
California Soul – Marlena Shaw
Whole Lotta Love – Led Zeppelin
Dreams – Fleetwood Mac
The Chain – Fleetwood Mac
All Right Now – Free
Play That Funky Music – Wild Cherry
Sweet Home Alabama – Lynyrd Skynyrd
Don’t Stop Me Now – Queen
Les Fleur – Minnie Ripperton
Wonderful Tonight- Eric Clapton
Dancing Queen – Abba
Ring My Bell – Anita Ward
Don’t Leave Me This Way – Thelma Houston
I Feel Love – Donna Summer
You’ve Got a Friend – Carole King
50 Ways to Leave Your Lover
Who is She (And What is She to You) Gladys Knight & the Pips
Rock Steady – Aretha Franklin
Fly Like an Eagle – Steve Miller Band
Crazy Little Thing Called Love – Queen


Just The Two of Us – Bill Withers
Don’t Stop Believin’ – Journey
A little Respect – Erasure
You Can Call Me Al – Paul Simon
Do I Do – Stevie Wonder
Don’t Go – Yazoo
Just Can’t Get Enough – Depeche Mode
Papa Don’t Preach  – Madonna
Material Girl – Madonna
Last Night a DJ Saved My Life – Indeep
Billie Jean – Michael Jackson
Celebration – Kool & the Gang
The Power of Love – Huey Lewis & The News
The Edge of Seventeen – Stevie Nicks
Eye of The Tiger – Survivor
A Night to Remember – Shalamar
Use It Up and Wear It Out – Odyssey


Sing It Back – Moloko
Virtual Insanity – Jamiroquai
The Real Thing – Lisa Stansfield
Don’t Call Me Baby – Madison Avenue
Hallelujah – Jeff Buckley
You Got the Love – Florence & The Machine/Candi Staton
Groove Is In The Heart – Dee-lite
Hit Me Baby One More Time – Britney Spears
Don’t Speak – No Doubt
Torn – Natalie Imbruglia
Zombie – The Cranberries
Creep – Radiohead
She Bangs The Drums – The Stone Roses
Time of Your Life (Good Riddance) – Greenday
Iris – Goo Goo Dolls
Glory Box – Portishead
Everlong – Foo Fighters
Under The Bridge – Red Hot Chili Peppers


Halo – Beyonce
Empire State of Mind – Alicia Keys
I’m Yours – Jason Mraz
Don’t Mess With My Man – Lucy Pearl
Can’t Get You Out of My Head – Kylie Minogue
Back To Black – Amy Winehouse
You Know I’m No Good- Amy Winehouse
Tears Dry on Their Own – Amy Winehouse
This Love – Maroon 5
Last Request – Paolo Nutini
Heartbeats – Jose Gonzalez/The Knife
Stop Crying Your Heart Out  – Oasis
Dusty – Kings of Leon
Use Somebody – Kings of Leon/Pixie Lott
Black Horse and the Cherry Tree – KT Tunstall
American Boy – Estelle
About You Now – Sugababes
Black and Gold – Sam Sparro
Crazy – Gnarls Barkley
Mr Brightside – Killers
Mamma Do – Pixie Lott
Mercy – Duffy
Valerie – The Zutons/Mark Ronson & Amy Winehouse
Umbrella – Rihanna
Hey Ya – Outkast
Complicated – Avril Lavigne
I Wish I Was A Punkrocker – Sandi Thom
Sex On Fire – Kings of Leon
Ordinary People – John Legend
Time Is Running Out – Muse
A Thousand Miles – Vanessa Carlton
Love Song – Sara Bareilles
Don’t Know Why – Norah Jones
Come Away With Me – Norah Jones
Deja Vu – Beyoncé Knowles


Get Lucky – Daft Punk
Rolling In The Deep – Adele
Set Fire to the Rain- Adele
Turning Tables – Adele
I Need A Dollar – Aloe Blacc
Only Girl (In the World) – Rihanna
We Found Love – Rihanna
Forget You – Cee Lo Green
Pricetag – Jessie J
Dynamite- Taio Cruz
A Team- Ed Sheeran
Lego House – Ed Sheeran
Man Who Can’t Be Moved – The Script
Titanium – David Guetta – feat Sia
Glad You Came – The Wanted
Just the Way You Are – Bruno Mars
Marry You – Bruno Mars
Count On Me – Bruno Mars
Runaway Baby – Bruno Mars
Locked Out Of Heaven – Bruno Mars
Domino – Jessie J
Moves Like Jagger – Maroon 5 feat Christina Aguilera
Born This Way – Lady Gaga
Bad Romance – Lady Gaga
You and I – Lady Gaga
Pokerface – Lady Gaga
The Only Exception – Paramore
Dance With Me Tonight – Olly Murs
Makes Me Wanna – JLS feat Dev
Somebody That I Used To Know – Goetye with Kimbra
The One That Got Away – Katy Perry
Next To Me – Emeli Sande
We Are Young – Fun
If It’s Love – Train

Jazz & Blues Standards

Summertime – Gershwin
Wade in the Water – The Staple Singers/Eva Cassidy
Stormy Monday – Standard
Sway – Dean Martin
Gee Baby, Ain’t I Good to You – Standard
My Baby Just Cares for Me – Nina Simone
Killing Me Softly – Roberta Flack
Ain’t No Sunshine – Bill Withers
It Don’t Mean a Thing if You Ain’t Got That Swing – Standard
Hit The Road Jack – Ray Charles
Ev’ry Time We Say Goodbye – Standard
Favourite things – Standard
Someone To Watch Over Me – Standard
My Funny Valentine – Standard
The Way You Look Tonight – Fred Astaire
Feeling Good – Nina Simone
L-O-V-E – Nat King Cole / Joss Stone
Mack The Knife – Louis Armstrong
Dream A Little Dream Of Me – Standard
What A Wonderful Word – Louis Armstrong
Someday My Prince Will Come – Standard
Ain’t Misbehavin’ – Fats Waller
I’d Rather Go Blind – Etta James

Classic Album Concept Gigs

The Last Waltz – The Band plus guests (1976)
Dark Side of the Moon – Pink Floyd (1973)
Woodstock: The highlights (1969)
Rumours – Fleetwood Mac (1977)

First Dance Ideas

All You Need Is Love – The Beatles
Chasing Cars – Snow Patrol
Sweet Thing – Van Morrison
Make You Feel My Love – Adele
Someone Like You – Adele
Knights in White Satin – The Moody Blues
Songbird – Eva Cassidy/Fleetwood Mac
Wonderful Tonight – Eric Clapton
Heaven – Brian Adams
Just The Way You Are – Bruno Mars
Moon River – Audrey Hepburn
Your Song – Elton John/Ellie Goulding


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