Johnny White and the Elite Band

Genre: 70’s Bands, 80’s Bands, Country Bands, Funk Bands, Motown Bands, Oldies Bands, R&B Bands, Soul Bands, Variety Bands, Wedding Bands
Location: Durham, NC
Price Range: N/A

Travel time affects pricing for all bands. When inquiring, please provide your event city & state so that we may accurately calculate travel time to/from your event!

About The Band

Johnny White and The Elite Band are the epitome of what music is all about. Johnny White and The Elite Band consists of two powerful lead vocalist, Johnny White and Shirl, and three soulful female background singers. The Band combine their singing ability with high energy choreography that will make you, the spectator, become a part of their show.
This group is without a doubt ONE OF THE BEST SHOW AND DANCE BANDS in the business.

Some of our clients include: IBM, National Tour Association, Make-A-Wish Foundation, Atlanta Symphony, Duke University, Norfolk Harbour Fest, Northern Telecom, UNC-Chapel Hill, WQGK Radio, etc. etc. etc...........
Johnny White and The Elite Band has performed at the University of Chapel Hill Stadium, Washington-Duke Hotel, Georgia Tech, Rock Barn Country Club & Spa, American Red Cross-Connecticut, American Heart Association-Pennsylvania, Crossdaile Country Club, Carolina Country Club and many others.

Johnny White and the Elite Band specialize in wedding receptions, convention and corporate events and all type reunions and weddings. Johnny White is known for their Motown medleys, Top 40, Carolina beach music, R&B, Blues, Country, and Big Band. Johnny White wants to insure that there is a little something for all to enjoy. They have traveled the world over, performing and electrifying audiences everywhere.

Their performances include such places as The Iditarod in Anchorage, Alaska, the MGM Grand Casino in Reno, Nevada, The Grand Prix in San Antonio, Texas, Opryland USA in Nashville, Tennessee, The Sheraton World and Sea World in Florida, The Waldorf Astoria in New York City, and The Omni in , GA.
The Band received the ACHIEVEMENT AWARD by the Cammy Awards Committee for their 33 years of service in the music industry, performing, and helping to preserve the tradition of Carolina Beach Music.

Available For:

Private Parties, Rehearsal Dinner Bands, Wedding Bands


1999 - Prince
39-21-40 SHAPE - The Showmen
A Letter To Myself - The Chi-Lites
Ain't No Mountain High Enough - Marvin Gaye
Ain't No Sunshine - Bill Withers
Ain't Nobody - Chaka Khan
Ain't Nothing Like The Real Thing - Marvin Gaye
Ain't Too Proud To Beg - The Temptations
Ain't We Funky Now - Brothers Johnson
All The Way Live - Lakeside
And The Beat Goes On - The Whispers
Baby I Need Your Loving - The Four Tops
Baby Love - The Supremes
Back In Love - Jeffery Osborne
Back In My Arms Again - The Supremes
Back Stabbers - The O'Jays
Bad Girls - Donna Summer
Bad Mamma Jamma - Carl Carlton
Be Young, Be Foolish, Be Happy - The Tams
Beauty Is Only Skin Deep - The Temptations
Best of My Love - The Emotions
Betcha By Golly, Wow - The Stylistics
Big Girls Don't Cry - Fergie
Boogie Oogie Oogie - Taste of Honey
Break Up To Make Up - The Stylistics
Break Your Promise - The Delfonics
Brick House - The Commodores
Brown Eyed Girl - Van Morrison
Burn Rubber - The Gap Band
Can I Change My Mind - Tyrone Davis
Candy - Cameo
Can't Get Enough of Your Love - Barry White
Celebration - Kool & the Gang
Chain of Fools - Aretha Franklin
Come See About Me - The Supremes
Controversy - Prince
Could It Be I'm Falling In Love - The Spinners
Cupid - The Spinners
Daddy's Little Girl - The Stylistics
Dancing In The Street - Martha Reeves & the Vandellas
Did You Ever Know - Peabo Bryson
Didn't I Blow Your Mind - The Delfonics
Dim All The Lights - Donna Summer
Disco Inferno - The Tramps
Don't Be Cruel - Bobby Brown
Don't Leave Me This Way - Thelma Houston
Don't Look Any Further - Dennis Edwards
Don't Look Back - The Temptations
Drop The Bomb - The Gap Band
Early In The Morning - The Gap Band
Easy - The Commodores
Electric Slide - Marcia Griffiths
Encore - Cheryl Lynn
Every Little Step - Bobby Brown
Fantastic Voyage - Lakeside
Fire - Ohio Players
First, Last, My Everything - Barry White
For the Love of Money - The O'Jays
Forget Me Not - Patrice Rushen
Freak Out - Chic
Freeway of Love - Aretha Franklin
Fresh - Kool & the Gang
From This Moment On - Shania Twain
Funky Good Time - James Brown
Funky Stuff - Kool & the Gang
Georgia On My Mind - Ray Charles
Get Down On It - Kool & the Gang
Get Down Tonight - KC & the Sunshine Band
Get Here - Oleta Adams
Get The Funk Outta My Face - Brothers Johnson
Give It To Me Baby - Rick James
Good Times - Chic
Great Pretender - The Platters
Hard For The Money - Donna Summer
Harry Hippie - Bobby Womack
Have You Seen Her - The Chi-Lites
Haven't You Heard - Patrice Rushen
Heard It Through The Grapevine - Gladys Knight & the Pips
Heard It Through The Grapevine - Marvin Gaye
Heat Wave - Martha Reeves & the Vandellas
Here and Now - Luther Vandross
Hey Ya - Outkast
Hold Back The Night - The Tramps
Hold On I'm Coming - Sam & Dave
Hollywood Swinging - Kool & the Gang
Hot Stuff - Donna Summer
I Been Hurt - The Tams
I Can't Help Myself - The Four Tops
I Don't Wanna Lose Your Love - The Emotions
I Just Don't Want To Be Lonely - Blue Magic
I Like The Way You Move - Outkast
I Love Beach Music - The Embers
I Never Knew Love - Stephanie Mills
I Wanna Be Your Lover - Prince
I Want Your Love - Chic
I Will Survive - Gloria Gaynor
I Wish - Stevie Wonder
I Wish It Would Rain - The Temptations
I'd Rather - Luther Vandross
If You Think You're Lonely Now - Bobby Womack
I'll Always Love You - Whitney Houston
I'll Be Around - The Spinners
I'll Take You There - Staple Singers
I'm Every Woman - Whitney Houston
I'm In Love - Evelyn Champagne King
I'm Losing You - The Temptations
I'm So Excited - The Pointer Sisters
I'm So Proud - The Impressions
In The Stone - Earth, Wind & Fire
Is It Something That She's Got - Tyrone Davis
It's A Love Thing - The Whispers
It's Alright - The Impressions
It's Your Thing - Isley Brothers
Jimmy Mack - Martha Reeves & the Vandellas
Jungle Boogie - Kool & the Gang
Just Be My Lady - Larry Graham
Just Fine - Mary J. Blige
Knock On Wood - Eddie Floyd
La La Means (I Love You) - The Delfonics
Ladies Night - Kool & the Gang Let's Get Crump - Mary J. Blige
Let's Get It On - Marvin Gaye
Let's Groove Tonight - Earth, Wind & Fire
Let's Stay Together - Al Green
Like You'll Never See Me Again - Alicia Keys
Living In America - James Brown
Looking For A Love - Bobby Womack
Love and Happiness - Al Green
Love On A Two Way Street - The Moments
Love Overboard - Gladys Knight & the Pips
Love The One You're With - Luther Vandross
Love Train - The O'Jays
Mack The Knife - Bobby Darin
Make It Easy On Yourself - Burt Bacharach
Midnight Hour - Wilson Pickett
Midnight Train To Georgia - Gladys Knight & the Pips
Mighty Love - The Spinners
Misty - Erroll Garner
Mr. Magic - Grover Washington
Ms. Grace - The Tyme
Mustang Sally - Wilson Pickett
My Girl - The Temptations
My Heart Belongs To You - Peabo Bryson
My Lady Soul - The Temptations
My Perrogative - Bobby Brown
Natural Woman - Aretha Franklin
Neither One Of Us - Gladys Knight & the Pips
Never Gonna Get It - Envogue
Never Too Much - Luther Vandross
New York, New York - Frank Sinatra
No One - Alicia Keys
Nobody Wants You - Bobby Womack
Oh Girl - The Chi-Lites
On Your Face - Earth, Wind & Fire
One In A Million - Larry Graham
Only You - The Platters
Our Love - Natalie Cole
Outstanding - The Gap Band
Play That Funky Music - Wild Cherry
Pride & Joy - Marvin Gaye
Respect - Aretha Franklin
Right Kinda Lover - Patti LaBelle
Rock Steady - Aretha Franklin
Rock Steady - The Whispers
Roller Coaster - Ohio Players
Sadie - The Spinners
Same Old Song - The Four Tops
Satin Doll - Duke Ellington
September - Earth, Wind & Fire
Sex Machine - James Brown
Sexual Healing - Marvin Gaye
Shake Your Booty - KC & the Sunshine Band
Shame - Evelyn Champagne King
Shining Star - Earth, Wind & Fire
Shout - The Isley Brothers
Side Show - Blue Magic
Signed, Sealed, Delivered - Stevie Wonder
Single Life - Cameo
Skin Tight - Ohio Players
Smoke Gets In Your Eyes - The Platters
Sophisticated Lady - Natalie Cole
Soul Man - Sam & Dave
Sparkle - Cameo
Standing In The Shadows Of Love - The Four Tops
Stay - The Temptations
Stomp - Brothers Johnson
Stone In Love With You - The Stylistics
Stop In The Name of Love - The Supremes
Stop To Start - Blue Magic
Stop, Look, Listen - The Stylistics
Stormy Monday - Lou Rawls
Strokin - Clarence Carter
Stubborn Kind of Fella - Marvin Gaye
Super Freak - Rick James
Superstition - Stevie Wonder
Sweet Thing - Chaka Khan
Take Five - Dave Brubeck
Take The "A" Train - Duke Ellington
Talk About Love - Patti LaBelle
That's The Way I Feel About You - Bobby Womack
That's The Way I Like It - KC & the Sunshine Band
The Shadow Of Your Smile - Lou Rawls
The Way You Do The Things You Do - The Temptations
The Way You Look Tonight - Frank Sinatra
Think - Aretha Franklin
This Is How We Do It - Montell Jordan
This Is My Promise - The Temptations
This Time Baby - Jackie Moore
This Will Be - Natalie Cole
To Be Real - Cheryl Lynn
Tonight - Excape
Tonight - Kool & the Gang
Tracks of My Tears - Smokey Robinson
Turn Back The Hands of Time - Tyrone Davis
Turn The Beat Around - Gloria Estefan
Under The Boardwalk - The Drifters
Unforgettable - Natalie Cole
Up On The Roof - The Drifters
Upside Down - The Supremes
Victory - Kool & the Gang
Voyage To Atlantis - The Isley Brothers
We Are Family - Sister Sledge
Whatcha Gonna Do For Me - Chaka Khan
When Something is Wrong With My Baby - Sam & Dave
Where Did Our Love Go - The Supremes
Whip It - Dazz Band
Who Can I Run To - The Jones Girls
Who's That Lady - Isley Brothers
Wonderful Tonight - Eric Clapton
Word Up - Cameo
You and I - Rick James
You Are Everything - The Stylistics
You Are My Friend - Patti LaBelle
You Are So Beautiful - Joe Cocker
You Don't Know Like I Know - Sam & Dave
You Don't Know Nothing - For Real
You Make Me Feel Brand New - The Stylistics
You Say Nothing At All - Allison Krauss
You're The Best Thing - Gladys Knight & the Pips