Elevation Variety Band, Minneapolis/St Paul
Diane Martinson -Special Events Vocalist- Minneapolis, MN

Elevation Swing & Variety Band Song List

You can choose songs from our song list to customize your event. Just send over an email or fax the print version marked with your suggested songs. Special requests are welcome too - new songs can be learned for a fee with adequate time. Three hours of time equals about 40-45 songs.

Styles include: Swing, Sinatra Classics, R & B, Jazz, Rock, 40's Big Band, Ballroom, Motown 60's, Disco 70's, Soul, and 50's - 90's Pop music.

  • Ain't Nobody - Chaka Khan
  • Ain't That A Kick On The Head - Dean Martin
  • All My Loving - The Beatles
  • All Shook Up - Elvis
  • All You Need Is Love - The Beatles
  • American Patrol - Glenn Miller
  • Another One Bites The Dust - Queen
  • At Last - Etta James
  • Back At One - Brian McKnight
  • Back In The High Life Again - Steve Winwood
  • Be-Bop-A-Lula - Gene Vincent
  • Because You Loved Me - Celine Dion
  • Beer Barrel Polka - traditional
  • Bei Mir Bist Du Schön - Benny Goodman
  • Best Of My Love - The Emotions
  • Beyond The Sea - Bobby Darin
  • Blue Bossa - Kenny Dorham
  • Blue Skies - Ella Fitzgerald
  • Blue Suede Shoes - Elvis
  • Born To Be Wild - Steppenwolf
  • Breathe - Faith Hill
  • Brick House - The Commodores
  • Brown Eyed Girl - Van Morrison
  • Call Me - Blondie
  • Can't Buy Me Love - The Beatles
  • Can't Help Falling In Love - Elvis
  • Chain Of Fools - Aretha Franklin
  • Chapel Of Love - The Dixie Cups
  • Come Away With Me - Nora Jones   play music sample
  • Come Fly With Me - Sinatra
  • Crazy Little Thing Called Love - Queen
  • Crockodile Rock - Elton John
  • Dancing In The Street - Martha & The Vandellas   play music sample
  • Dancing Queen - ABBA
  • Delirious - Prince
  • Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me - Duke Ellington
  • Do You Believe In Magic - Lovin Spoonful
  • Don't Get Around Much Anymore - Duke Ellington
  • Don't Know Why - Nora Jones   play music sample
  • Don't Wait Too Long - Madeleine Peyroux
  • Downtown - Petula Clark
  • Draggin' The Line - Tommy James & The Shondells   play music sample
  • Everlasting Love - Gloria Estefan
  • Fever - Peggy Lee
  • Fly Like An Eagle - Steve Miller
  • Fly Me To The Moon - Frank Sinatra
  • For Once In My Life - Stevie Wonder
  • For Sentimental Reasons - Dinah Shore / Patti Page   play music sample
  • Free Ride - Edgar Winter Group
  • Funky Town - Lipps Inc
  • Get Down Tonight - KC & The Sunshine Band
  • Give A Little Bit - Supertramp
  • Good Lovin' - The Rascals
  • Good Times - Chic
  • Got To Be Real - Cheryl Lynn
  • Got To Get You Into My Life - Beatles/ Earth Wind & Fire
  • Green Onions - Booker T. & The MG's
  • Groovin' - Young Rascals
  • Happy Anniversary - Little River Band
  • Happy Together - The Turtles
  • Havah Nagilah - traditional
  • Have I Told You Lately That I Love You - Rod Stewart
  • Heart Of Rock & Roll - Huey Lewis & the News
  • Hey Jude - The Beatles
  • Hollywood Knights - Bob Seager
  • Hound Dog - Elvis
  • How High The Moon - Stan Kenton
  • How Sweet It Is - James Taylor
  • The Hustle - Van McCoy
  • I Could Not Ask For More - Sara Evans / McCain
  • I Heard It Through The Grapevine - Marvin Gaye
  • I Loved Her First - Heartland
  • I Want You Back - Jackson 5
  • I Will Survive - Evelyn Champagne King
  • I'll Be There - Jackson 5 / Mariah Carey
  • I'll Take You There- Staple Singers
  • In A Mellow Tone - Duke Ellington
  • In The Midnight Hour - Wilson Pickett
  • In The Mood - Glen Miller
  • Inseparable - Natalie Cole
  • Into The Mystic - Van Morrison
  • Isn't She Lovely - Stevie Wonder
  • It Had To Be You - Harry Connick Jr.
  • It's Not Unusual - Tom Jones
  • It's So Easy - Linda Ronstadt
  • I've Got You Under My Skin - Michael Bublé
  • Joy To The World - Three Dog Night
  • Jump, Jive, An' Wail - Louis Prima / Brian Setzer
  • A Kiss To Build A Dream On - Louis Armstrong / K.D. Lang
  • Knock On Wood - Eddie Floyd
  • La Bamba - Ritchie Valens
  • Last Dance - Donna Summer
  • Let's Stay Together - Al Green   play music sample
  • The Letter - Joe Cocker
  • Limbo Rock - Chubby Checker
  • A Little Bit In Love - Bernstein
  • Living In America - James Brown
  • The Locomotion - Little Eva / Grand Funk Railroad
  • The Logical Song- Supertramp
  • Look After You - The Fray
  • L.O.V.E. - Natalie Cole   play music sample
  • Love Shack - B52's
  • Love The One Your With- Crosby, Stills, Nash
  • Mack The Knife - Bobby Darin / Ella Fitzgerald
  • Moon River - Henry Mancini
  • Moondance - Van Morrison
  • Moonglow - Artie Shaw   play music sample
  • More - Bobby Darin
  • More Than A Feeling - Boston
  • More Than Love - Los Lonely Boys
  • Mustang Sally - Wilson Pickett
  • A Natural Woman - Aretha Franklin
  • The Nearness Of You - Nora Jones
  • New York, New York - Liza Minnelli / Sinatra
  • Oh Marie - Louie Prima
  • One Fine Day - Carole King
  • Our Day Will Come - Tony Bennett
  • Our Love Is Here To Stay - Harry Connick, Jr.
  • Oye Como Va - Santana
  • Piano Man - Billy Joel
  • Pick Up The Pieces - Average White Band
  • Philadelphia Freedom - Elton John
  • Rhiannon - Fleetwood Mac
  • River Deep, Mountain High - Tina Turner
  • Rock Around The Clock - Bill Haley & His Comets
  • R.O.C.K. In The USA - John Cougar Mellencamp
  • Rock The Boat - Hues Corporation
  • Rock With You - Michael Jackson
  • Route 66 - Nat King Cole
  • Sea Of Love - Honey Drippers
  • Secret Agent Man - Johnny Rivers
  • September - Earth Wind & Fire
  • Shake Your Booty - KC & The Sunshine Band
  • She Loves You - The Beatles
  • Shining Star (ballad) - The Manhattans
  • Sing, Sing, Sing - Benny Goodman / Louie Prima
  • Sir Duke - Stevie Wonder
  • Sittin' On The Dock Of The Bay - Otis Redding   play music sample
  • Slow Ride - Foghat
  • Something To Talk About - Bonnie Raitt
  • Son Of A Preacher Man - Dusty Springfield
  • Soul Man - The Blues Brothers
  • Spanish Eyes - Al Martino
  • Spinning Wheel - Blood Sweat & Tears
  • Spooky - Classics IV
  • Stand By Me - Ben E King   play music sample
  • Stay - Maurice Williams
  • Still The One - Orleans
  • A String Of Pearls - Glenn Miller
  • Stuck In The Middle With You - Stealers Wheel
  • Suddenly I See - KT Tunstall
  • Sunny - Classics IV
  • Sunrise, Sunset - traditional
  • Sunshine Of Your Love - Cream
  • Superstition - Stevie Wonder   play music sample
  • Sway - Dean Martin
  • Sweet Caroline - Neil Diamond
  • Sweet Love - Anita Baker
  • S'Wonderful - Gershwin / Sinatra
  • Sweet Dreams - Eurythmics
  • Sweetheart Swing - J.J. Saecker   play music sample
  • Take A Chance - ABBA
  • Take Five - Dave Brubeck   play music sample
  • Take The 'A' Train - Duke Ellington
  • Take The Long Way Home - Supertramp
  • Takin' It To The Streets - Doobie Brothers
  • Temptation - Diana Krall
  • Tequila - The Champs
  • Thank You - Sly & The Family Stone
  • That's The Way - KC & The Sunshine Band
  • That's What I Like About You - Romantics
  • These Dreams - Heart
  • They Can't Take That Away From Me - Tony Bennett
  • This Love - Maroon 5
  • This Will Be - Natalie Cole   play music sample
  • Through The Fire - Chaka Khan
  • Ticket To Ride - The Beatles
  • Tide Is High - Blondie
  • Twist - Chubby Checker
  • Twist And Shout - Beatles / Isley Brothers
  • Under The Boardwalk - The Drifters
  • Unforgettable - Nat King Cole
  • Up Where We Belong - J. Cocker / J. Warnes
  • Upside Down - Diana Ross
  • Venus - Bananarama
  • Walk Don't Run - The Ventures
  • Walking On Sunshine - Katrina & The Waves
  • Watermelon Man - Herbie Hancock
  • We Are Family - Sister Sledge
  • We Are The Champions - Queen
  • We Just Disagree - Dave Mason
  • We're In This Love Together - Al Jarreau
  • What A Wonderful World - Louis Armstrong
  • What I Like About You - The Romantics
  • What The World Needs Now - Dionne Warwick
  • When I Fall In Love - Linda Ronstadt / Celine Dion
  • When The Stars Go Blue - Ryan Adams
  • Wonderful Tonight - Eric Clapton
  • You Can Leave Your Hat On - Joe Cocker
  • You Got What It Takes - Diane Schuur   play music sample
  • You Keep Me Hangin' On - The Supremes
  • You Make Me Feel So Young - Ella Fitzgerald
  • You're Mama Don't Dance - Loggins / Messina
  • You're Nobody Till Somebody Loves You - Dean Martin
  • You're The Inspiration - Peter Cetara
  • 1999 - Prince

more songs may be available

Printable Deposit Form Send in the booking Printable Deposit Form to reserve your date.

Elevation Song List

Contact Diane to check a date and more info