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Kari Simmons & The Groove Line

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Kari Simmons & The Groove Line is a great addition to any occasion. With its high energy mix of smooth soul, R&B and more, Kari Simmons & The Groove Line has something to please every musical taste. The dance floor is always full with this band!

Featuring the powerful vocals of Kari Simmons, the band easily transitions from music styled more for listening to music for dancing.


Saturday, June 8: Bama's 1865, 6-9 pm (6001 Osuna Rd NE)

Friday, July 12: Canvas Artistry, 5:30-8:30 pm (1 Central Ave NW Suite 3A)

Thursday, July 18: Bama's 1865, 5-8 pm (6001 Osuna Rd NE)

Sunday, July 28: Nexus Blue Smokehouse 4-6 pm (1511 Broadway Blvd SE)

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I Wish
Rock Steady
Smooth Operator
You Don't Know My Name
Stronger Than Me
I Want a New Drug
Don't Leave Me This Way
Everybody Wants To Rule the World
Yellow Moon
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Am I the Same Girl (Swing Out Sister)

As It Was (Harry Styles)

At Last (Etta James)

Baby I Love Your Way (Big Mountain)

Before You Accuse Me (Eric Clapton)

Between The Sheets (Isley Brothers)

Biggest Part of Me (Ambrosia)

Black Velvet (Alanna Myles)

Blues Is My Business (Etta James)

Boogie Shoes (K.C. & The Sunshine Band)

Break Out (Swing Out Sister)

Butter (BTS)

C'est La Vie (Robbie Nevil)

Chain of Fools (Aretha Franklin)

Change (Lisa Stansfield)

Crazy Little Thing Called Love (Queen)

Dangerous Type (Letters to Cleo/The Cars)

Do It Again (Steely Dan)

Don't Leave Me This Way (Thelma Houston)

Evangeline (Los Lobos)

Everybody Wants to Rule the World (Tears for Fears)

Ex’s & Oh’s (Ellie King)

Express Yourself (Charles Wright)

Fame (David Bowie)

Feel It Still (Portugal The Man)

Fire (Ohio Players)

Fire on the Bayou (The Meters)
Get Together (Youngbloods)

Golden (Jill Scott)

Groove Me (King Floyd)

Groove Line (Heatwave)

Hard to Handle (Black Crowes/Otis Redding)

Head Over Heels (Go Gos)

Heart of Rock & Roll (Huey Lewis & The News)

Hey Pocky Way (The Meters)

Hold the Line (Toto)

How Long (Ace)

How Sweet It Is to Be Loved by You (Marvin Gaye)

I Can't Tell You Why (Eagles)

I Want a New Drug (Huey Lewis & The News)

I Wish (Stevie Wonder)




I Would Die 4 U (Prince)

I'll Be Around (The Spinners)

Into the Mystic (Van Morrison)

It's Alright (Curtis Mayfield/The Impressions)

Just Like Heaven (The Cure)

Late in the Evening (Paul Simon)

Let's Stay Together (Al Green)

Let’s Dance (David Bowie)

Light My Fire (Jose Feliciano)

Like Sugar (Chaka Kahn)

Love the One You're With (Luther Vandross)

Lowdown (Boz Scaggs)

Mary Had a Little Lamb (Stevie Ray Vaughan)

Memphis, Tennessee (Chuck Berry)

Mercy Mercy Me (Marvin Gaye)

New Orleans (Gary U.S. Bonds)

Only Human (Jonas Brothers)
Oye Como Va (Santana)

Oye Mi Amor (Mana)

Papa's Got a Brand New Bag (James Brown)

People Get Ready (Curtis Mayfield)

Play That Funky Music (Wild Cherry)

Proud Mary (Tina Turner)

Respect (Aretha Franklin)

Rock Steady (Aretha Franklin)

Rock Steady (Whispers)

She's Not There (Santana version)

Sign O' The Times (Prince)

Signed, Sealed, Delivered (Stevie Wonder)

So Into You (Atlanta Rhythm Section)

Solid (Ashford and Simpson)

Smooth Operator (Sade)

Space Captain (Tedeshi/Trucks)

Spanish Moon (Little Feat)

Stir It Up (Bob Marley)

Stronger Than Me (Amy Winehouse)

Sugar (Maroon 5)

Sweet Thing (Mary J. Blige/Chaka Kahn)

Superstition (Stevie Wonder)

Sway (Pussycat Dolls)

Thank You (Sly & The Family Stone)

Time of the Season (Zombies)

Treasure (Bruno Mars)

Trying to Make a Living (Koko Taylor)
Smooth Operator (Sade)
Unfunky UFO (Ivan Neville & Dumpstaphunk)

Used to Rule the World (Bonnie Raitt)

Walk Right In, Walk Right Out (Lavay Smith)

Walking By Myself (Albert King)

What You Won't Do (Bobby Caldwell)

Where Is the Love (Donny Hathaway/Roberta Flack)

Whole Lotta Love (Tina Turner)

Will It Go Round in Circles (Billy Preston)

Yellow Moon (Neville Brothers)

You (Dan & Shay)

You Don't Know My Name (Alicia Keys)





Girl From Ipanema

That's All

How High the Moon

All of Me

Cheek to Cheek

Teach Me Tonight

All of Me

A Foggy Day


Come Rain or Come Shine

Route 66


Killing Me Softly

The Way You Look Tonight

What a Wonderful World

and many more!!

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