7 Piece: 2 Lead Female Vocalist, 1 Lead Male Vocalist, Drums, Bass, Guitar, Keys.


Both Male + Female Vocalist(s)

Cocktail Hour/Dinner Music







The Ray Band, formerly known as The Nigel Experience, is a new 7-piece line up that is ready to get your party started.  

Specializing in the soulful sounds of R&B and Motown, Beach, Rock, and today's hottest hits, this incredibly skilled and experienced ensemble creates a high-energy party as soon as they hit the stage. No matter the size of your event, The Ray Band prioritizes satisfying each and every client with a customized show to meet your needs. 

If you're looking for an experience that will keep your guests talking for years to come, inquire about The Ray Band today! 








R&B / Funk / Disco

Al Green – Can’t Get Next To You

Al Green – Lets Stay Together

Al Green – Look What You Done for Me

Al Green – Love and Happiness

Anthony Hamilton – Best of Me

A Taste of Honey – Boogie Oogie Oogie

Betty Wright – Clean up Woman

Ben E. King – Super Natural King

Beyoncé – Crazy in Love

Bruno Mars – 24K

Bruno Mars – That’s What I Like

Bruno Mars – Uptown Funk

Carl Carlton – Bad Mama Jama

Chaka Khan – I’m Every Woman

Chaka Khan – Sweet Thang

Chic - Good Times

The Commodores – Brick House

The Commodores - Easy

Diana Ross - I'm Coming Out

Diana Ross - Upside Down

Donna Summer – Bad Girls

Earth, Wind & Fire – Lets Groove Tonight

Earth, Wind & Fire – September / Lovers Holiday

Fleetwood Mack – Dreams

Gwen McCrae - Rockin Chair

Hall and Oates – I Can’t Go For That

Hall and Oates – Sara Smile

Isley Brothers – Don’t Say Goodnight Isley Brothers – Foot Steps In The Dark

Isley Brothers - Shout

Isley Brothers – Voyage to Atlantis

Jaheim – I Ain’t Leaving Without You

James and Bell – Living It Up (Friday Night)

James Brown – Get Up Off That Thing

James Brown – Sex Machine

Jean Knight – Mr Big Stuff

John Legend – Tonight

KC and the Sunshine Band - Boogie Man

Latimore – Let’s Straighten it Out

Lizzo - It's About Damn Time

Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell - Ain't No Mountain High Enough

Maxwell – Ascension

Maxwell – Fortunate

Maxwell – Sumthin Sumthin

McFadden / Whitehead – Ain’t No Stoppin Us Now

Michael Jackson – Billie Jean

Michael Jackson – Don't Stop Til You Get Enough

Michael Jackson – Rock With You

Michael Jackson –You Rock My World

Montell Jordan – This is How We Do It

Next - Too Close

Ne-Yo - Closer

Prince – Sexy Dancer

Robin Thicke – Blurred Lines

Rose Royce - Car Wash

Secret Weapon - Must Be the Music

Sister Sledge – We are Family

Spinners – I’ll Be Around

Teddy Pendergrass - Get Up Get Down Get Funky Get Loose

Toto – Georgy Porgy

The Emotions - Best of My Love

The Four Tops - I Can't Help Myself (Sugar Pie, Honey Bunch)

The Temptations – Ain't to Proud to Beg The Temptations – The Way You Do the Things You Do

The Trammps – Disco Inferno

The Whispers – And the Beat Goes On

Whitney Houston – Saving All My Love for You

Wild Cherry – Play That Funky Music

Contemporary and Dance

Ace – How Long

Barry White – Can’t Get Enough of Your Love

Barry White – It’s Ecstasy When You Lay down next To Me

Billy Ocean – Caribbean Queen

Bruno Mars – Treasure

Cameo – Candy

Cee Lo Green – Forget You

David Bowie – Let’s Dance

Ini Kamoze – Here Comes the Hotstepper

Four Seasons – December 1963

The Gap Band – Outstanding

Harold Melvin & the Blue Notes – If You Don’t Know Me by Now

John Legend – All of Me

Justin Timberlake – Rock Your Body

KC and the Sunshine Band – Boogie Shoes

KC and the Sunshine Band – Get Down Tonight

KC and the Sunshine Band – That’s the Way (I Like It)

Kool & the Gang – Celebration

Kool & the Gang – Get Down On It

Kool & the Gang – Hollywood Swimming

Kool & the Gang – Ladies Night

Kool & the Gang – Too Hot

Lynyrd Skynyrd – Sweet Home Alabama

Madonna - Holiday

Maze – Before I Let go

Mel Waithers – Got My Whisky

Michael McDonald – I Keep Forgetting

OJays – Love Train

R. Kelly – Step in the Name of Love / Share My Love

R. Kelly – Wake Up Everybody

Sade – No Ordinary Love

Steely Dan – Peg

Stevie Wonder – Signed Sealed and Delivered

The Tams - Be Young, Be Foolish, Be Happy

V.I.C. – Wobble

The Weekend – I Can’t Feel My Face

Beach Music

Bill Withers – Lovely Day

Blue Brothers – Soul Man

Boys II Men – It’s Same Old Song / Reach out I’ll Be There

The Chairmen of the Board – Carolina Girls

The Drifters – Under the Boardwalk

The Embers – Far Away Places

The Embers – I Love Beach Music

Otis Redding – Dock of the Bay

Sam and Dave – Hold on I’m Coming

Sam Cooke – Cupid / Twisting the Night Away

Sam Cooke – You Send Me

Smokey Robinson – Crusin

Temptations – My Girl / Just My Imagination

The Tymes – Ms. Grace

Wilson Pickett – Mustang Sally

Wilson Pickett – The Midnight Hour

Rock & Roll

AC / DC – You Shook Me All Night Long

Bob Seger – Old Time Rock and Roll

Bon Jovi – Livin’ On a Prayer

Carrie Underwood - His Last Name

Def Leppard – Pour Some Sugar on Me

Delbert McClinton - Every Time I Roll the Dice

Joan Jett – I Live Rock n’ Roll

Journey – Any Way You Want It

Journey – Don’t Stop Believing

Pat Benatar – Hit Me with Your Best Shot

Tina Turner - Proud Mary

Standards, Swing and Jazz

Boney James – Better With Time

Earth, Wind & Fire – In the Stone

Four Tops – Just Can’t Get You Out Of My Mind

Frank Sinatra - The Way You Look Tonight

Heatwave – My Blowing Decisions

Stevie Wonder – My Cherie Amour

The Whispers – In the Mood