12 South Band

12 South Band Bio:

The 12 South Band is a high energy dance band from Nashville who performs for corporate events, wedding receptions, private parties, colleges, bar mitzvahs, bat-mitzvahs and many other special events. Make your event unforgettable with this versatile group of top musicians that specialize in dance music from a variety of genres. Be it Pop, Rock, Motown, Jazz or Country, the 12 South Band can do it all and is sure to entertain any audience!


Experience this incredible group of young performers who have shared the stage with Usher, Lady Gaga, Rascal Flatts, Trisha Yearwood, Gretchen Wilson, Marshal Tucker Band, Jared Neiman, Nicki Manaj, and more. In addition to outstanding musicians, the 12 South Band also has some of the top dancers in the country to add an extra element of excitement and energy to your party!


The 12 South Band “Ballroom Crew” can add entertaining dance numbers or even teach your group some moves of their own.  In addition, the 12 South Band background singers can serve as backup dancers to really get your crowd on their feet.


The 12 South Band. One of the best corporate and wedding bands in Nashville!


12 South Band Songlist:

Variety Show  (Music from all genres and eras)

All About that Bass-  Kate Davis

All Summer Long- Kid Rock

Beat It-  Michael Jackson

Billie Jean-    Michael Jackson

Black Velvet-  Alannah Myles

Blurred Lines-  Robin Thicke

Boogie Shoes-  KC and the Sunshine Band

Bootylicious- Destiny’s Child

Brickhouse-   Commodores

Brokenhearted-   Karmen

Brown Eyed Girl-   Van Morrison

Bye Bye Bye-    NSync

Cake By the Ocean-  DNCE

California Love-  2Pac

Counting Stars-   One Republic

DJ Got Us Falling In Love Again-   Usher

Don’t Stop Believing-    Journey

Everybody-   Backstreet Boys

Faith- George Michael

Footloose-   Kenny Loggins

Forget You-    Cee Lo Green

Fresh Prince of Bel Air- Will Smith

Friends in Low Places-  Garth Brooks

Gangnam Style- PSY

Get Lucky-    Daft Punk

Girls Just Wanna Have Fun-   Cyndi Lauper

Give Me Everything-   Pitbull

Glad You Came-  The Wanted

Hands to Yourself-   Georgia Satellites

Hard to Handle-   Black Crowes

Hello-  Adele

Hit me With Your Best Shot-   Pat Benatar

Hot Stuff-   Donna Summer

House Party-  Sam Hunt

I Can’t Feel My Face- The Weeknd

I Love Rock and Roll-   Joan Jett

I Will Survive-  Gloria Gaynor

Ice Ice Baby- Vanilla Ice

In Da Club-  50 Cent

Joker- Steve Miller Band

Just Dance-   Lady Gaga

Kiss- Prince

Let’s Get it On-  Marvin Gaye

Locked Out of Heaven-   Bruno Mars

Lose Yourself-  Eminem

Love Shack-   B52s

Mary Jane’s Last Dance-   Tom Petty

Mony Mony-   Billy Idol

Moves Like Jagger-   Maroon 5

Mustang Sally-  Wilson Pickett

My Milkshake-  Kelis

Oops I Did it Again-  Brittney Spears

Party Rock Anthem-  LMFAO

Play That Funky Music-   Wild Cherry

Pour Some Sugar on Me-   Def Leppard

Proud Mary-  Tina Turner

Rock with You-   Michael Jackson

Shake it Off- Taylor Swift

Shout-   Isley Brothers

Shut Up and Dance- Walk the Moon

Signed, Sealed, Delivered- Stevie Wonder

Single Ladies-   Beyonce

Stay With Me-  Sam Smith

Summer of 69-   Bryan Adams

Superstition-  Stevie Wonder

Sweet Caroline-    Neil Diamond

Sweet Dreams-  Eurythmics

Teenage Dream-  Katy Perry

Thinking Out Loud-  Ed Sheeran

Thriller-  Michael Jackson

Tik Tok-   Kesha

Timber-  Pitbull

Umbrella- Rihanna

Uptown Funk- Bruno Mars

Wagon Wheel-  Old Crow Medicine Show

Wanna Be- Spice Girls

What I Got-   Sublime

Wild Wild West-  Will Smith

Wonderful Tonight-  Eric Clapton

You Are the Best Thing-  Ray LaMontagne


Jazz Hour Songs:

Ain’t No Sunshine-  Bill Withers

All of Me-  Frank Sinatra

All Blues- instrumental

Autumn Leaves- instrumental

Blue Bossa- instrumental

C Jam Blues- instrumental

Everything- Michael Buble

Fly Me to the Moon- instrumental

Free Fallin-   Tom Petty

Georgia-  Ray Charles

Hold Me, Thrill Me- Me Carter

Is this Love- Bob Marley

Let’s Stay Together-  Al Green

Natural Woman-  Aretha Franklin

Song for My Father- instrumental

Stand By Me- Ben E. King

Sunday Morning-  Maroon 5

What a Wonderful World-  Nat King Cole


Country/Rock Show Songs    (separate show/some songs not part of Variety show)

All Summer Long-   Kid Rock

Any Man of Mine-  Shania Twain

Before He Cheats-  Carrie Underwood

Boys Round Here-  Blake Shelton

Brickhouse-  Commodores

Call Me By My Name-  David Allen Coe

Callin’ Baton Rouge-  Garth Brooks  (fiddle required)

Chattahoochee-  Alan Jackson

Copperhead Road-  Steve Earle

Country Girl Shake It-  Luke Bryan

Cruise-  Florida Georgia Line

Devil Went Down to Georgia-  Charlie Daniels Band (fiddle required)

Dirt Road Anthem-   Jason Aldean

Dixieland Delight-  Alabama

Drink in My Hand-  Eric Church

Drivin’ My Life Away-  Eddie Rabbit

Dust on the Bottle-  David Lee Murphy

Family Tradition-  Hank Williams Jr.

Fireman-  George Strait

Fishin in the Dark-  Nitty Gritty Dirt Band

Folsom Prison Blues-  Johnny Cash

Footloose-  Kenny Loggins

Friends in Low Places-   Garth Brooks

Gunpowder and Lead-   Miranda Lambert

Hands to Yourself-  Georgia Satellites

Heads Carolina-  Jo Dee Messina

Hell on Heels-  Pistol Annies

Here for the Party-  Gretchen Wilson

Hey Good Lookin-  Hank Williams

Hit Me with Your Best Shot-  Pat Benatar

House Party-  Sam Hunt

I Love Rock and Roll-  Joan Jett

Little White Church-  Little Big Town

Lot of Leavin’ Left To Do-  Dierks Bentley

Love Shack-  B52s

Mama Tried-  Merle Haggard

Mary Jane’s Last Dance-  Tom Petty

Mony Mony-   Billy Idol

Pickup Man-   Joe Diffie

Play That Funky Music-  Wild Cherry

Pontoon-  Little Big Town

Pour Some Sugar-  Def Leppard

Redneck Woman-  Gretchen Wilson

Runnin’ Outta Moonlight-  Randy Houser

Save a Horse Ride a Cowboy-  Big and Rich

Sharp Dressed Man-   ZZ Top

Sold-  John Michael Montgomery

Springsteen-  Eric Church

Summer of 69-   Bryan Adams

Sweet Home Alabama-  Lynyrd Skynyrd

Wagon Wheel-  Old Crow Medicine Show

Walking After Midnight-   Patsy Cline

Wonderful Tonight-  Eric Clapton

Working Man Blues-   Merle Haggard

You Are the Best Thing-  Ray LaMontagne


Suggestions for First Dance Songs

**If song is listed above, it does not count as a Special Request.


All of Me-  John Legend

At Last-   Etta James

Can’t Help Falling in Love- Elvis Presley

Forever and Ever Amen-  Randy Travis

It Had to Be You-  Harry Connick

Grow Old With Me-  Mary Chapin Carpenter

Unforgettable-  Natalie Cole

Make you Feel My Love-  Jim Brickman

You Are the Best Thing-  Ray LaMontagne

The Way You Look Tonight-  Frank Sinatra

Wonderful Tonight-  Eric Clapton

Could I Have This Dance-  Anne Murray

Let’s Stay Together-  Al Green

Time after Time-  Cyndi Lauper

Unchained Melody-  The Righteous Brothers

The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face-  Roberta Flack

You Are So Beautiful-  Joe Cocker

When I Fall in Love-  Nat King Cole



My Girl-   The Temptations

Isn’t She Lovely-  Stevie Wonder

Unforgettable-  Natalie Cole

Because You Loved Me-  Celine Dion

I Loved Her First-  Heartland

I Wish You Love-  Frank Sinatra

Just the Way You Are-  Bruno Mars

Father and Daughter-  Paul Simon

How Sweet It Is-  James Taylor

Tupelo Honey-   Van Morrison

Have I Told You Lately-  Rod Stewart

You’ll Be in My Heart-  Phil Collins



How Sweet It Is-   James Taylor

In My Life-  The Beatles

I Hope You Dance-  Lee Ann Womack

Loves Me Like a Rock-  Paul Simon

Stand By Me-  Ben E. King

Somewhere Over the Rainbow-  Israel Kamakawiwo’ole

What a Wonderful World-  Louis Armstrong

Georgia on My Mind-  Ray Charles

Never Alone-  Jim Brickman

You’ve Got a Friend-  James Taylor

Into the Mystic-  Van Morrison

Simple Man-  Lynyrd Skynyrd


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