Liquid Pleasure
- 6-piece band, South's premiere Show & Dance Band, Upbeat and fun!!!

liquid_pleasureIn an industry where the average life of a band is about five years, Liquid Pleasure has set a new standard. As they enter their 29th year, they have firmly established themselves as the South's premiere show and dance band!

Three out of the six present musicians who make up Liquid Pleasure are original members and grew up together in the shadow of the campus of UNC Chapel Hill. This type of longevity and consistency combined with exceptional talent, sets Liquid Pleasure apart from the rest.

They perform all across the USA from San Francisco to Vegas and New York plus everywhere in between. Over the years, the band has appeared with such notable artists as Paula Abdul, The Temptations, Whitney Houston, The Four Tops, Stacy LL Cool J, Aretha Franklin and Jeffery Osborne.

Whatever the occasion, Liquid Pleasure will treat you to an evening of pure fun and enjoyment!

Liquid Pleasure is:
Kenny Mann - Leader, manager, comedian, wise-cracker. He also finds time to play keyboards and all the horn parts. A founding member of the group, he is the creative force around which the band flows.

Melvin Farrington - Bass guitar; Melvin is an original member and is the man behind the thumping groove in the band's sound.

Leonard Hackney - Lead guitar; Leonard's good natured humor and smooth licks are a driving force behind the band's sound and show. He is also and original member.

Archie Logan - Drums; The "new kid on the block". Archie, a native of New Haven CT, has been with the band for two years a lays down a smoking groove.

Anthony Springs - Lead vocals; Anthony has been with the band for over twenty years and brings a powerful vocal style along with acrobatic dance moves to the stage.

Charles White - Lead Vocals; Charles has been delivering a smooth and soulful vocal style and hot dance moves for over 11 years.

Liquid Pleasure Song List

Four Tops
Sugar Pie Honey Bunch
Same Old Song
Reach Out
Baby I Need Your Loving

Naughty By Nature
Hip Hop Hooray
Down With O.P.P.

Clarence Carter
Dr. C.C.

Lets Go Crazy
Little Red Corvette

My Girl
Get Ready
Ain’t Too Proud To Beg

Van Halen

Bob Seger
Old Time Rock & Roll

Be Young, Be Foolish
What Kinda Fool

I Love Beach Music
Washed Ashore

Tony Toni Tone
No Loot
The Blues

Bobby Brown
Humpin’ Around
Don’t Be Cruel
My Prerogative

Marcia Griffith
The Electric Slide

Van Morrison
Brown Eyed Girl

Garth Brooks
The Thunder Rolls

Marvin Gaye
Heard It Through The Grapevine
Stubborn Kind Of Fella

Chairmen Of The Board
Carolina Girls

Chairmen Of The Board
Down At The Beach

Forever My Lady

Oak Ridge Boys

Dr. Dre
Dre Day

Guns & Roses
Knocking On Heavens Door

Earth Wind & Fire
Let’s Groove Tonight
Shining Star

D Extreme
Cry No More


Ice Cube
Check Yo Self


95 South
Whoop There It Is

Boyz II Men
Motown Philly
End Of The Road

Chuck Berry
Johnny B. Goode
My Ding A Ling

Otis Redding
Sittin’ On The Dock Of The Bay
Can’t Turn You Loose

James Brown
Cold Sweat
Papa’s Got A Brand New Bag
I Feel Good
Wilson Pickett
Mustang Sally
Midnight Hour

The Tyme
Miss Grace

The Young Rascals
Good Lovin’

Up On The Roof
Under The Boardwalk

Michael Jackson
Billie Jean
Beat It
Black Or White

Swinging Medallions
Double Shot

Ray Charles
What I Say
Georgia On My Mind

The Dominoes
Sixty Minute Man


Sam & Dave
Hold On I’m Coming
When Something Is Wrong

Otis Day & The Knights
Shama Lama Ding Dong

Bruce Springsteen
Born In The USA

Bruce Springsteen
Pink Cadillac

Louis Armstrong
What A Wonderful World

Bill Hailey & The Comets
Rock Around The Clock

Tone Loc
Wild Thang
Funky Cold Medina

Frank Sinatra
New York, New York

Rob Bass
Joy & Pain

Young Mc
Bust A Move

Living Color
Cult Of Personality

UB 40
Red, Red Wine

The Contours
Do You Love Me

Public Enemy
911 Is A Joke

Percy Sledge
When A Man Loves A Woman

Wild Cherry
Play That Funky Music

Bruce Channel
Hey Baby

Smokey Robinson
Tracks Of My Tears
Ooh Baby, Baby
Tears Of A Clown

Digital Underground
Humpty Dance

With This Ring
The Great Pretender

Jackson 5
I Want You Back

Baby Face
Whip Appeal

I Like
Teddy's Jam

Biz Marke
You Got What I Need

Willie Tee
Thank You, John

The Butt

Word Up
Alligator Woman
Morris Day & Time
Jungle Love
The Bird

The Kingsmen
Louie, Louie

Jackie Wilson
Higher & Higher
Lonely Teardrops

Vanilla Ice
Ice, Ice Baby

Colour Me Badd
Sex You Up

Johnny Gill
My My My
Love You The Right Way

Rick James
Super Freak
Give It To Me Baby

Carl Carlton
Bad Mamma Jamma


Kool & The Gang
Ladies Night

Bootys Rubber Band

Parliament Funkadelic
We’re Stepping Out

Righteous Brothers
You’ve Lost That Loving Feeling
Unchained Melody

The Ojays

Kris Kross
Jump Jump
I Missed The Bus

MC Hammer
Can’t Touch This
Too Legit To Quit

Rolling Stones

Duke Ellington
Satin Doll

Glen Miller
The Chattanooga Choo Choo

Tony Bennett
I Left My Heart In San Francisco

Tony Terry
When I’m With You

Isley Brothers
The Old Heart Of Mine

Chubb Rock
Treat ‘Em Right
Just The Two Of Us

Sam Cooke
You Send Me
Another Saturday Night

Billy Ocean
Caribbean Queen

The Showmen
Hey Baby

Maurice Williams & The Zodiacs

Chubby Checker
The Twist
Let’s Twist Again

The Impressions
It’s Alright

Major Lance
Um Um Um Um

Arthur Conley
Do You Like Good Music

Jerry Butler
Western Union Man
Your Precious Love

Nat King Cole

Barry White
Can’t Get Enough Of Love
You’re My First, My Last, My Everything
Practice What You Preach