Funky Soul 4 piece that that prove that Yorkshire has soul

absolutely superb


Checkmate are a great 4 piece soul funk and pop band that combine effortless musicianship with real sou. Guaranteed to bring you a great night of entertainment. The group play soul and funk classics as well as modern R&B songs spanning the last 15 years. Checkmate are one of those bands that are a perfect compliment to your wedding party or corporate event.

From £1500 for the 4 piece for 2 hours of live music and DJ set up in-between sets and after the band have finished till midnight. Includes all PA and lighting.

Modern Pop& Rock:

Get Lucky (Daft Punk)

Blurred Lines (Robin Thickle)

Mr Brightside (The Killers)

Take Me out (Franz Ferdinand)

Feel So Close (Calvin Harriss)

Price Tag (Jessie J)

Dynamite (Tiao Cruz)

Crazy (Gnarles Barkley)

Valerie (Amy Winehouse)

I’ve Got a Feeling (Black Eyed Peas)

Lazy Song (Bruno Mars)

Marry You (Bruno Mars)

Just the Way You Are (Bruno Mars)

Genade (Bruno Mars)

Moves Like Jagger (Maroon 5)

This Love (Maroon 5)

Closer (Ne Yo)

Because of You (Ne Yo)

Beautiful People (Chris Brown)

Turn Up the Music (Chris Brown)

Don’t Wake Me Up (Chris Brown)

Forget You (Ce Lo Green)

Bright Lights Bigger City – (Ce Lo Green)

OMG (Usher)

DJ Got Us Fallin (Usher)

Yeah (Usher)

Caught Up (Usher)

Like I love Yah (Justin Timberlake)

Cry Me a River (Justin Timberlake)

Sexyback (Justin Timberlake)

Losing My Way (Justin Timberlake)

I need A Dollar (Aloe Blacc)

Use Somebody (Kings of Leon)

Sex On Fire – Kings of Leo

Ever Wanting: To Want (Maxwell)

Viva L Vida (Cold Play)

Paradise (Cold Play)

Black & Gold (Sam Sparro)

American Boy (Estelle)

Let Me Love You (Mario)

How do I Breathe (Mario)

Sign Sealed Delivered (Stevie Wonder)


All Night Long (Lionel Richie)

You To Me Are Everything (The Real Thing)

Lady Marmalade (Pattie Labelle)

Carwash (Rose Royce)

Disco Inferno (The Trammps)

Boogie Oogie Oogie (A Taste of Honey)

Boogie Wonderland (Earth Wind and Fire)

Good Times (Chic)

Aint no Stoppin us Now (Mcfadden and Whitehead)

He’s The Greatest Dancer (Sister Sledge)

Le Freak (Chic)

Shake Your Body Down to the Ground (The Jackson 5)

Blame it on the Boogie (The Jacksons)

Dont Stop ‘Til You Get Enough – (Michael Jackson)

Beat it (Michael Jackson)

Never Too Much (Luther Vandross)

Ladies Night (Kool and the Gang)

The Beat Goes on (The Whispers)

Best of my Love (The Emmotions)

Jungle Boogie (Kool & The Gang)

That’s the way I like it (K.C. & The Sunshine Band)


Somebody Else’s Guy (Jocelyn Brown)

Night to Remember (Shalamar)

Gold ( Spandau Ballet)

Relight my Fire (Take That)

Don’t Leave me This Way (Jimmy Sommerville)

Power of love (Huey Lewis & The News)

Venus (Bananarama)

Fame (Irene Cara)

Raining Men (The Weather Girls)

Walk like an Egyptian (The Bangles)

All Night Long (Lionel Ritchie)

Going Loco Down in Acapolco (Four Tops)

Rhythm of the Night (De Barge)

1234 (Gloria Estefan)

Ain’t Nobody (Chaka Khan)

Footloose (Kenny Logins)

Walking on Sunshine (Katrina and the Waves)

Dancing on the Ceiling (Lionel Richie)


Rock Your Body (Justin Timberlake)

Seniorita (Justin Timberlake)

Love Foolosophy (Jamiroquai)

Lady Hear Me Tonight (Mojo)

Sing It Back (Moloko)

Free (Ultanate)

Black or White (Michael Jackson)

End of The Road (Boyz II Men)

Tears In Heaven (Eric Clapton)

All I wanna Do (Sheryl Crow)

Here Comes the Hotstepper (Ini Kamoze)

Pump and Grind (R Kelly)

Kiss From a Rose (Seal)

Waterfalls (TLC)

Missing (Everything but the Girl)

No Diggity (Blackstreet)

Wonderwall (Oasis)


Sweet Child ‘OMine (Guns ‘n’ Roses)

Livin’ on a Prayer (Bon Jovi)

Sex On Fire (Kings Of Leon)

Use somebody (Kings Of Leon)

Fly Away (Lenny Kravitz)

Jonny B Good (Chuck Berry)

I Can’t Get No//Satisfaction (Rolling Stones)

All Along The Watchtower (Jimi Hendrix)

Voodoo Child slight return (Jimi Hendrix)

Little Wing (Jimi Hendrix)

knockin on heavens door (guns and roses)

Bohemian Rhpasody (Quee

Call us on
0800 772 3906
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