King Soul

Featuring dynamic songs, powerful vocals, soaring horn work and driving rhythms, King Soul has become a top draw at area clubs and events in Washington DC. The all-star band’s membership holds more than 30 Washington Area Music Association Wammies and Austin Music Awards to its credit.

“We are proud to play the music the way it is meant to be played – with energy and conviction,” says lead vocalist Tom Clifford. “We believe that our songs and stage show uphold and add to this great tradition.”  Jake Flack, who sings and plays guitar, adds Jake Flack “King Soul reflects the love each of us holds for playing music. We like to say that King Soul is the sound in your mind.  King Soul is Washington music.”  With a high-energy presentation full of great music King Soul delivers everything you need for a fantastically fun dance party!


Cupid – Sam Cooke

My Girl – Temptations

Knock On Wood – Eddie Floyd

Rainy Night In Georgia – Brook Benton

Hold On, I’m Comin’ – Sam & Dave

Mustang Sally – Wilson Pickett

Slip Away – Clarence Carter

I’ll Go Crazy – James Brown

Can’t Turn You Loose – Otis Redding

I Take What I Want – Sam & Dave

Get Up (I Feel Like Being a Sex Machine) – James Brown

Cold Sweat – James Brown

You Send Me – Sam Cooke

Burning Love – Elvis Presley

Suspicious Minds – Elvis Presley

That’s How Strong My Love Is – Otis Redding

But It’s Alright – J.J. Jackson

Shout – Isley Brothers

Shotgun – Junior Walker

Brown Eyed Girl – Van Morrison

Midnight Hour – Wilson Pickett

Let’s Get It On – Marvin Gaye

How Sweet It Is To Be Loved By You – Marvin Gaye

Funky Broadway – Dyke & the Blazers

When A Man Loves a Woman – Percy Sledge

Get Out My Life Woman – Lee Dorsey

Rich Kind of Poverty – Sam & Dave

I’d Rather Go Blind – Etta James

Take My Love – Little Willie John

Somebody’s Changing – Johnny Sayles

You See Me – Robert Parker

When Something Is Wrong With My Baby- Sam & Dave

Glad I Knew Better – Howard Tate

Blind, Crippled and Crazy – O.V. Wright

Nickel and a Nail – O.V. Wright

That’s All I Can Do – Kip Anderson

We’re Gonna Hate Ourselves in the Morning – Clifford Curry

Pretty Little Thing –Interpreters

Soulshake – Peggy & JoJo

Have Love, Will Travel – The Sonics

Show Me – Joe Tex

Grits Ain’t Groceries – Little Milton

Treat Her Right – Roy Head

Keep What I Got – Slim Harpo

Bout to Make Me Leave Home – Syl Jon

Slipped, Tripped, Fell in Love – Anne Peebles

Yes, My Goodness Yes – Willie Hobbs

99 & ½ Won’t Do – Wilson Pickett

You Never Can Tell – Chuck Berry

Then You Can Tell Me Goodbye – William Bell

Bring It On Home To Me – Sam Cooke

Jambalaya – Hank Williams

What a Wonderful World This Could Be – Sam Cooke

Georgia On My Mind – Ray Charles

I Can’t Help Falling In Love – Elvis Presley

Tennessee Waltz – Pee Wee King

Girl That Radiates That Charm – Arthur Alexander

Twist & Shout – Isley Brothers

Poor Side of Town – Johnny Rivers

Rockin’ All the Time – Roy Brown

Tupelo Honey – Van Morrison

Domino – Van Morrison

Midnight Hour – Wilson Pickett

Help Me Make it Through the Night – Gladys Knight

Yellow Moon – Neville Brothers

L-O-V-E – Tony Bennett

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