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Travel: Internationally

Genres: Current hits, Motown, soul, funk, 70s, 80s, 90s dance classics.  

Testimonials: Yelp reviews here.

Clients include: San Francisco Opera, Apple, Red Cross, San Francisco Symphony, Google, St. Jude Children's Hospital, San Francisco Ballet, DocuSign, Cisco, Genentech

Band composition: 6 piece - 9 piece band: male lead vocals, female lead vocals, lead guitar, bass guitar, drums, keyboards / keytars. Can add 3 piece horn section.

Other services available with Notorious:

  • Ceremony sound system

  • ceremony musicians

  • cocktail and dinner music

  • DJ for after parties / events

  • Celebrity guest singers

  • customized lighting

  • MC services

  • staging

  • power

Notorious was seriously amazing at a New Years Eve wedding I was coordinating... having THIS band really set the standards through the roof for any future bands I hear. I HIGHLY recommend them for any wedding or event.
— Sarah M

Book notorious

Notorious are available internationally for all kinds of special events: weddings, fundraisers, corporate functions, galas and more. To inquire about pricing and availability of Notorious, or to hire Notorious for your event, Contact Jay Siegan Presents here.


Downloadable Song list: Click here to see Notorious's complete song list

+ Notorious Complete Song List

Current Hits 2000's


  • Rolling in the Deep


  • Wake Me Up

Amos Lee

  • Seewt Pea

Andy Grammar

  • Honey I’m Good


  • Single Ladies
  • Crazy in Love

Black Eyed Peas

  • I Gotta Feelin’
  • Let’s Get it Started

Bruno Mars

  • Just the Way You Are
  • Locked Out of Heaven
  • Uptown Funk
  • Marry You
  • 24K Magic
  • Treasure

Calvin Harris

  • Summer

Capital Cities

  • Safe and Sound

Capital Cities

  • Safe and Sound

Carly Rae Jepsen

  • Call Me Maybe


  • Forget You


  • Viva La Vida

Daft Punk

  • Get Lucky


  • Cake by the Ocean

Ed Sheeran

  • Shape of You

Gwen Stefani

  • Holla Back

Justin Timberlake

  • Rock Your Body
  • Sexy Back
  • Can't Stop The Feeling

Katy Perry

  • California Girls
  • Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.)

The Killers

  • Mr. Brightside

Lady Gaga

  • Just Dance


  • Party Rock


  • Ho Hey

Maroon 5

  • Sugar

Meghan Trainor

  • All About That Bass

Miley Cyrus

  • Party in the U.S.A.

No Doubt

  • Hella Good


  • Hey Ya

Old Crow Medicine Show

  • Wagon Wheel

Pharrell Williams

  • Happy


  • Get this Party Started
  • Raise Your Glass

Pitbull Ft. Kesha

  • Timber

Ray LaMontagne

  • You are the Best Thing


  • We Found Love

Robin Thicke

  • Blurred Lines

Shawn Mendes

  • There’s Nothing Holdin’ Me Back

Taylor Swift

  • Shake it Off


  • Let’s Go


  • Marry Me

Twenty One Pilots

  • I Can't Help Falling In Love With You


  • Yeah

Zac Brown Band

  • Whatever it is
  • Chicken Fried

Walk The Moon

  • Shut Up & Dance

The Weeknd

  • Can’t Feel My Face



  • Are You That Somebody

Backstreet Boys

  • Backstreets Back
  • I Want It That Way
  • Everybody (Backstreet's Back)

Blind Melon

  • No Rain

Blink 182

  • Small Things

Britney Spears

  • Baby One More Time
  • Oops, I Did It Again

Bryan Adams

  • (Everything I Do) I Do It For You


  • Groove is in the Heart

House of Pain

  • Jump Around

Harvey Danger

  • Flagpole Sitta

Kriss Kross


  • Worst Enemy

Montel Jordan

  • This Is How We Do It


  • Smells Like Teen Spirit

No Doubt

  • Just a Girl


  • All Star

Salt N Pepa

  • Shoop
  • Whatta Man


  • No Scrubs

Young MC

  • Busta Move



  • Take Me On


  • You Shook Me


  • Love Shack

The Bangles

  • Walk Like an Egyptian

Billy Idol

  • Dancing With Myself
  • Rebel Yell


  • Heart of Glass

Bon Jovi

  • Livin’ on a Prayer

Bonnie Tyler

  • Total Eclipse of the Heart

Bryan Adams

  • Summer of 69

Bruce Springsteen

  • Dancing in the Dark


  • Video Killed the Radio Star

Buster Poindexter

  • Hot, Hot, Hot

The Clash

  • Should I Stay

The Cure

  • Just Like Heaven

Cyndi Lauper

  • Time After Time

Dead or Alive

  • You Spin Me Round

Def Leppard

  • Pour Some Sugar on Me

Depeche Mode

  • Just Can’t Get Enough

Dexy’s Midnight Runners

  • Come on Eileen

Duran Duran

  • Hungry Like the Wolf

Eddie Money

  • Take Me Home Tonight

Eddie Grant

  • Electric Avenue

English Beat

  • Mirror In the Bathroom

Flock of Seagulls

  • I Ran

New Order

  • Bizarre Love Triangle


  • Welcome To The Jungle

Go Go’s

  • We Got the Beat

Guns and Roses

  • Sweet Child of Mine

Hall & Oates

  • You Make My Dreams Come True

Human League

  • Don’t You Want Me?


  • Somewhere Over The Rainbow


  • New Sensation

J. Geils Band

  • Centerfold

Joan Jett

  • I Love Rock n’ Roll

John Cougar Mellencamp

  • Jack n’ Diane


  • Anyway You Want It
  • Don’t Stop Believin
  • Lights

Katrina & the Waves

  • Walking on Sunshine

Kenny Loggins

  • Footloose

Lionel Richie

  • All Night Long


  • Working For the Weekend


  • Holiday
  • Into the Groove
  • Lucky Star/Music

Modern English

  • Melt with You


  • 99 Luft Balloons

Naked Eyes

  • Always Something There to Remind Me

New Order

  • Bizarre Love Triangle

Night Ranger

  • Sister Christian

The Outfield

  • Your Love (Josie’s on a Vacation)

Ozzy Osbourne

  • Crazy Train (part of a medley)

Pat Benatar

  • Hit Me With Your Best Shot

Paul Simon

  • You Can Call Me Al

The Police

  • Every Little Thing She Does is Magic


  • Let’s Go Crazy
  • Kiss
  • 1999
  • Purple Rain

Rick Springfield

  • Jessie's Girl

Rolling Stones

  • Start Me Up


  • What I Like About You


  • Tricky

Salt n’ Pepa

  • Push It

Simple Minds

  • Don’t You (Forget About Me)

Stray Cats

  • Rock This Town

Tommy Tutone

  • 867-5309 (Jenny)

Toni Basil

  • Mickey


  • Africa


  • With or WIthout You

Van Halen

  • Jump

Violent Femmes

  • Blister in the Sun

Wang Chung

  • Everybody Have Fun Tonight


  • Here I Go Again

Whitney Houston

  • Wanna Dance With Somebody


  • Situation


  • Owner of a Lonely Heart



  • Dancing Queen

Bee Gees

  • Stayin’ Alive
  • You Should Be Dancing

Blue Oyster Cult

  • Don’t Fear the Reaper

Bob Seger

  • Old Time Rock N’ Roll

The Cars

  • Just What I Needed

Charlie Daniels Band

  • The Devil Went Down to Georgia

Cheap Trick

  • I Want You to Want Me


  • Good Times

David Bowie

  • Suffragette City
  • Ziggy Stardust

Donna Summer

  • Bad Girls
  • Hot Stuff
  • Last Dance

Earth, Wind and Fire

  • September
  • Let’s Groove Tonight

Elton John

  • Rocket Man

Gloria Gaynor

  • I Will Survive


  • Barracuda

KC and the Sunshine Band

  • Get Down Tonight
  • Shake Your Booty
  • That’s the Way (I Like It)


  • Rock n’ Roll All Night

Kool and the Gang

  • Celebration

Lynyrd Skynyrd

  • Sweet Home Alabama
  • Simple Man

Neil Diamond

  • Sweet Caroline

Ohio Players

  • Rollercoaster (of Love)

Paul McCartney

  • Maybe I’m Amazed


  • Bohemian Rhapsody
  • Another One Bites The Dust

The Ramones

  • I Wanna Be Sedated


  • Tom Sawyer

Sugar Hill Gang

  • Rapper’s Delight

Thelma Houston

  • Don’t Leave Me This

Tom Petty

  • American Girl

Wild Cherry

  • Play That Funky Music White Boy

Oldies / Special Wedding Songs

Al Green

  • Let’s Stay Together

Aretha Franklin

  • R.E.S.P.E.C.T.

The Beatles

  • In My Life
  • Twist & Shout

Ben E. King

  • Stand By Me

Billy Joel

  • Only The Good Die Young
  • Just The Way You Are

Bobby Darin

  • Beyond The Sea

Ed Sheeran

  • Thinking Out Loud

Elvis Presley

  • Can’t Help Falling In Love

Etta James

  • At Last

Frank Sinatra

  • Fly Me To The Moon
  • The Way You Look Tonight

Frankie Valli

  • Oh What A Night (December ‘63)

Hava Nagila

  • Traditional

The Isley Brothers

  • Shout
  • Twist & Shout

James Taylor

  • How Sweet It Is

The Kingsmen

  • Louie Louie

Lee Ann Womack

  • I Hope You Dance

Louis Armstrong

  • What A Wonderful World

Marvin Gaye

  • Let’s Get It On
  • Got To Give It Up

Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell

  • Ain't No Mountain High Enough

Otis Day

  • Shout

Otis Redding

  • That’s How Strong My Love Is

Righteous Brothers

  • Unchained Melodies

Sister Sledge

  • We Are Family

Stevie Wonder

  • Isn’t She Lovely
  • You Are The Sunshine of My Life
  • Signed, Sealed, Delivered

The Temptations

  • My Girl

Van Morrison

  • Brown Eyed Girl
  • Crazy Love
  • Have I Told You Lately
  • Someone Like You

Book THE BEST DanCE BanD IN THE Bay Area

Pop Rocks core 6 piece band expandable to 10 piece with horns + persuasion.

Notorious is renowned California based dance band that is consistently recognized as one of the best groups in the country for weddings (and social events) by Martha Stewart Weddings, Modern Bride, The Knot (voted 'Best Of' for 2017) and many other blogs, websites and wedding professionals  (Hey, thank you!). Notorious is packed with glamour, sophistication, style, and fun.

Notorious always brings their A-game high energy show to any event (and their many rave reviews on Yelp prove this) and have done so for hundreds of thrilled clients for over 10 years.Notorious’ demand for high end social events has led to them performing as the headline entertainment for the Opening Night Galas for the SymphonyBallet and Opera as well as The San Francisco Giants World Series Party.

Notorious is truly customizable to the events needs, whether its a preferred genre of music, customizable set of musicians or aesthetic / visual presentation.

Notorious excels at performing current hits, along with 70s, 80s and 90s classics and Motown, disco, R&B, soul and classic rock. Let’s discuss curating the perfect set of songs for your event!



Notorious | compilation video 

'Cant Stop The Feeling' | Notorious live in San Francisco

'Shut Up and Dance'

Thinking Out Loud | Notorious

Notorious at Bimbo’s 356 | San Francisco | Live

Eli Nelson | Available for ceremony music, cocktail or dinner hour and special curated music moments. 

Top Reasons to hire Notorious for your event:

1. Quality / Reputation: This is the very same band that Appeared, Genentech, Cisco, Toyota, Yahoo, Google and countless other Fortune 50 companies and other discerning clients have used for their special events. 

2. Elegance & style: Notorious has been a go-to band for high end galas for the San Francisco Opera, Symphony, Ballet and other social events on many occasions. Their sophisticated musical aesthetic is matched by their stylish visual presentation, with the men in fine suits and the gals in beautiful gowns and dresses.

3. Not hired guns, but a real band: Notorious got their start in San Francisco nightclubs, and have grown to be a go-to band for all kinds of events based on the authenticity of the band. These are not ‘hired gun’ musicians but a group of friends who have played together for many years. You know you will be getting when you hire Notorious (look at the photo above!). Watch out for the bands who are always / often different members! 

4. The band is good luck: The San Francisco Giants hired us and they won the World Series. Who doesn’t want to win the World Series?

5. Scalability / diversity: Notorious has both male and female lead vocalists, and a full band of top musicians. The band can also be augmented with a horn section to be a larger 9 piece band.

6. Cocktail hour / solo + duo musicians:  Notorious band members can perform customized music for ceremony and cocktail hours prior to the band, led by the talented master musician Eli Nelson. See more on Eli Nelson here

7. No hidden costs: Notorious price is easy + clear when hiring a band, there are no hidden costs, taxes, fees, tips, travel. All inclusive and clear booking fee. No extra agencies, or ‘middle men’ involved.

8. Won "Best Of The Knot" in 2017: This award winning band is often recognized for their flexibility, professionalism and generally enthusiasm to put on an amazing show. Notorious is simply a top notch dance band by all accounts.