Diggin Rhythm N Brass is an energetic, exciting and versatile musical entertainment group, delivering an up-beat rhythm and blues, funk, and pop performance that pulls audiences off their seats and onto their feet. This 8-piece (also a 12-piece Diggin Rhythm N Brass GRANDE) show band performs equally well in concerts or nightclubs, or for corporate, conventions and special events.

The group is refreshed and synergized by its individual members who have earned recognition as exhilarating entertainers and recording artists. Diggin Rhythm N Brass provides original material as well as arrangements from the 40's to today's contemporary musical styles.

Diggin Rhythm N Brass has opened for the following national artists in the last 12 months: KOOL & THE GANG HUEY LEWIS & THE NEWS GROVER WASHINGTON STEVE MILLER BADFINGER KC & THE SUNSHINE BAND

Additionally, Diggin Rhythm N Brass performed many of the Jacksonville Jaguars home games, The Jacksonville Jazz Festival, and many of the City of Jacksonville's Special Events. For New Years, the group performed at the Times Union Center for the Performing Arts as part of THE PARTY OF THE CENTURY, hosted by the Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra and The Toyota Gator Bowl Association.

The group is led by Kelley Rees and Brian Austin Greene. Kenny Hamilton is the music director.

The members of this Jacksonville, FL based band are: Kelley Rees: Lead vocals Brian Austin Greene: Rhythm guitar and lead vocals Kenny Hamilton: Tenor saxophone and lead vocals Adam Shapiro: Keyboards and vocals Mike Maple: Drums and back vocals Erik Nelson: Bass Jason Lichau: Trumpet and vocals David Champagne: Trumpet and vocals Clarence Hines: Trombone and back vocals Christian Tamburr: Percussionist Brenda David: Back vocals







  • Contemporary and Dance
    Barbara Streisand - Ever Green
    Britany Spears - Oh Baby Baby
    Celine Dion - My Heart Will Go On
    Earth, Wind & Fire - In The Stone
    Earth, Wind & Fire - Let's Groove Tonight
    Earth, Wind & Fire - September
    Earth, Wind & Fire - Shining Star
    Earth, Wind & Fire - Sing A Song
    Gloria Estefan - 1, 2, 3
    Gloria Gaynor - I Will Survive
    Janet Jackson - Black Cat
    Madonna - Express Yourself
    Wild Cherry - Play That Funky Music
  • Ethnic
    : - Hora
  • International
    Ricky Martin - La Vida Loca
  • Modern, Alternative, and Classic Rock
    B-52's - Love Shack
    Beatles - Day Tripper
    Chicago - In The Mood
    Chicago - Saturday In The Park
    Doobie Brothers - Keeps You Runnin'
    Doobie Brothers - Long Train
    Doobie Brothers - Takin' It To The Streets
    Jason Anderson - Happy Birthday (6 Part Harmony)
    Jason Anderson & Kenny Hamilton - Amazing Grace
    Little River Band - Happy Anniversary
    Martina Mcbride - Valentine
    Rod Stewart - Don't Get Around Much Anymore
    Rod Stewart - Have I Told You Lately
    Spice Girls - I'm Giving You Everything
    Stephen Stills - Love The One Your With
    Tina Turner - Proud Mary
    Van Morrison - Brown Eyed Girl
  • Motown, Oldies, and Beach
    Aretha Franklin - Chain Of Fools
    Aretha Franklin - Respect
    Jackson 5 - Abc
    Jackson 5 - I Want You Back
    Jackson 5 - Rockin' Robin
    Ray Charles - Georgia On My Mind
    The Bus Boys - The Boys Are Back In Town
    Wilson Pickett - Mustang Sally
  • R&B, Funk, and Disco
    Anita Baker - Sweet Love
    Barry White - My First, My Last, My Everything
    Brian Austin Green - And They Say
    Brian Austin Green - Catch A Groove
    Cheryl Lynn - Got To Be Real
    Commodores - Brick House
    James Brown - Cold Sweat
    James Brown - Sex Machine
    Kool & The Gang - Celebration
    Kool & The Gang - Get Down On It
    Kool & The Gang - Jungle Boogie
    Lisa Stansfield - Been Around The World
    Phoebe Snow - Knock On Wood
    Sly & The Family Stone - Thank You
    Stevie Wonder - I Wish
    Stevie Wonder - Signed, Sealed, Delivered
    Stevie Wonder - Sir Duke
    Tower Of Power - Attitude Dance
    Tower Of Power - Diggin' On Jb
    Tower Of Power - Sold Out
    Tower Of Power - Soul With A Capital S
  • Retro 70's and 80's
    KC & The Sunshine Band - Get Down Tonight
  • Standards, Swing, and Jazz
    Jump, Jive, & Wail
    Buster Poindexter - Hot, Hot, Hot
    Frank Sinatra - New York, New York
    Harry Connick, Jr. - All Of Me
    Harry Connick, Jr. - Whisper Your Name