Hip Service is unrivaled in the entertainment industry with its unique variety of crowd pleasing, from-the-soul dance music. This accomplished group, made up of world class performers, has become one of the most in demand live acts in Northern California. Performing dance hits from the 60's, 70's, 80's, 90's and 2000's, Hip Service features four outstanding lead vocalists, a screaming four piece horn section, rock solid funky rhythm section and four electrifying dancers. Since their inception in 1996, the Hip Service sensation has taken Northern California by storm. In addition to headlining hundreds of club dates to capacity crowds, Hip Service has become the band of choice at outdoor festivals and fairs, conventions and corporate parties, fundraisers, concerts, nightclubs, and private events of all types. Whether they are sharing the concert stage with national acts such as Huey Lewis & The News, Tower of Power, Con Funk Shun, Midnight Star, Evelyn Champagne King, or performing for an intimate private event, Hip Service delivers a dynamite entertainment package.
It's the music that makes you get up and shake your hips! Rhythm & Blues, Classic Soul, sounds of Motown, Classic Rock, 70's Disco, or today's funky grooves: this is the essential music for any dance party! Every Hip Service show is custom tailored for the specific event and venue. Ranging from smooth jazz for the cocktail/dinner set to the full blown house rockin' Hip show band with costume changes, choreography, audience participation, and special effect lighting -- the Hip Service experience captivates audiences of all ages and backgrounds. As leaders in the corporate and social event entertainment markets, Hip Service has continually raised the bar for excellence among the nation's top variety dance bands. Award recognition includes: SAMMIE (Sacramento Area Music Awards) nominations four consecutive years, winner of "Best Dance Band" Central Valley Stammie Award, "Best R&B Band" by Sounds of Soul Music Awards three years, Sacramento Magazine's "Best of Sacramento" party band (2005, 2007, 2009, 2010, 2013) and the 2009 "Best Dance Band in America" by the National Music Awards.
Professional production services, including staging, state of the art sound and lighting, and expert technical crew are all part of the Hip Service entertainment package. Their attention to performance details and close interaction with the audience makes every Hip Service show a memorable event. This group's dance-'til-you-drop performances and stellar reputation in the entertainment business has made Hip Service "The-Band-In-Demand!" Great music, dynamic choreography, endless fun and enthusiasm, and true professionalism make Hip Service a very hip pick.