The group features two powerful lead vocalists, Johnny White and Shirl, and three soulful female backup singers whose harmonies combine the smoothness of Luther Vandross with the soulfulness of Aretha Franklin. The band is also known for performing high energy choreography that provokes enthusiastic response from any audience. Johnny White & The Elite Band is one of the best dance show bands in the business today.

What Type Of Music Do They Perform? Johnny White & The Elite Band specialize in wedding receptions, conventions, corporate events, and all types of reunions. The group is famous for Monstrous Motown Medleys, and are also well versed in Top 40, Carolina Beach Music, R&B, Blues, Country, and Big Band. Their repertoire ensures that everyone has a little something to enjoy.

Where Have They Performed? This group has traveled the world over, performing and electrifying audiences everywhere. They have performed at such places and events as The Iditarod in Alaska, the MGM Grand Casino in Reno, Nevada, The Grand Prix in San Antonio, Texas, Opryland USA in Nashville, Tennessee, Sheraton World in Orlando, Florida, Sea World in Winterhaven, Florida, the Waldorf Astoria in New York and the Omni in Atlanta, GA.

What Are Some Of Their Accomplishments? Johnny White & The Elite Band have recorded on the Valle-dalle and the Elite record labels. Their single entitled "You" received recognition in the review section of Billboard. In 1996, The band was presented with the Lifetime Achievement Award by the Cammy Awards Committee for their thirty three years of service in the music industry, performing and preserving the tradition of Carolina Beach Music. Experience, versatility, showmanship, and professionalism are the keys to the group's success. Seeing is believing!







  • Dance and Party Music
    AL GREEN - Let's Stay Together
    AL GREEN - Love and Happiness
    ALICIA KEYS - Like You'll Never See Me Again
    ALICIA KEYS - No One
    ANGIE STONE - I Ain't Hearing You
    ARETHA FRANKLIN - Chain of Fools
    ARETHA FRANKLIN - Freeway of Love
    ARETHA FRANKLIN - Natural Woman
    ARETHA FRANKLIN - Rock Steady
    BARRY WHITE - Can't Get Enough of Your Love
    BARRY WHITE - First, Last, My Everything
    BEYONCE' - Crazy In Love
    BEYONCE' - Single Ladies
    BLUE MAGIC - I Just Don't Want To Be Lonely
    BLUE MAGIC - Side Show
    BLUE MAGIC - Stop To Start
    BOBBY BROWN - Don't Be Cruel
    BOBBY BROWN - Every Little Step
    BOBBY BROWN - My Perrogative
    BOBBY WOMACK - Harry Hippie
    BOBBY WOMACK - If You Think You're Lonely Now
    BOBBY WOMACK - Looking For A Love
    BOBBY WOMACK - Nobody Wants You
    BOBBY WOMACK - That's The Way I Feel About You
    BROTHERS JOHNSON - Get The Funk Outta My Face
    CAMEO - Candy
    CAMEO - Single Life
    CAMEO - Word Up
    CARL CARLTON - Mama Jama
    CHAKA KHAN - Ain't Nobody
    CHAKA KHAN - Sweet Thing
    CHAKA KHAN - Whatcha Gonna Do For Me
    CHERYL LYNN - Encore
    CHERYL LYNN - To Be Real
    CHIC - Freak Out
    CHIC - Good Times
    CHIC - I Want Your Love
    CUPID - Cupid Shuffle
    DAZZ BAND - Whip It
    DENNIS EDWARDS - Don't Look Any Further
    DONNA SUMMER - Bad Girls
    DONNA SUMMER - Dim All The Lights
    DONNA SUMMER - Hard For The Money
    DONNA SUMMER - Hot Stuff
    EARTH, WIND, & FIRE - In The Stone
    EARTH, WIND, & FIRE - Let's Groove Tonight
    EARTH, WIND, & FIRE - On Your Face
    EARTH, WIND, & FIRE - September
    EARTH, WIND, & FIRE - Shining Star
    EDDIE FLOYD - Knock On Wood
    ELVIS PRESLEY - Can't Help Falling In Love
    EMOTIONS - Ain't No Sunshine
    EMOTIONS - Best of My Love
    EMOTIONS - I Don't Wanna Lose Your Love
    ENVOGUE - Never Gonna Get It
    EXCAPE - Tonight
    FERGIE - Big Girls Don't Cry
    FOR REAL - You Don't Know Nothing
    FOUR TOPS - Baby I Need Your Loving
    FOUR TOPS - I Can't Help Myself
    FOUR TOPS - Reach Out
    FOUR TOPS - Same Old Song
    FOUR TOPS - Standing In The Shadows Of Love
    FRANKIE BEVERLY & MAZE - Before I Let Go
    FRANKIE BEVERLY & MAZE - Running Away
    GLADYS KNIGHT & THE PIPS - Heard It Through The Grapevine
    GLADYS KNIGHT & THE PIPS - Love Overboard
    GLADYS KNIGHT & THE PIPS - Midnight Train To Georgia
    GLADYS KNIGHT & THE PIPS - Neither One Of Us
    GLADYS KNIGHT & THE PIPS - You're The Best Thing
    GLORIA GAYNOR - I Will Survive
    ISLEY BROTHERS - It's Your Thing
    ISLEY BROTHERS - Voyage To Atlantis
    ISLEY BROTHERS - Who's That Lady
    JACKIE MOORE - This Time Baby
    JAMES BROWN - Funky Good Time
    JAMES BROWN - Living In America
    JAMES BROWN - Sex Machine
    JEFFERY OSBORNE - Back In Love
    KATY PERRY - Fireworks
    KATY PERRY - Hot & Cold
    KC & THE SUNSHINE BAND - Get Down Tonight
    KC & THE SUNSHINE BAND - Shake Your Booty
    KC & THE SUNSHINE BAND - That's The Way I Like It
    KERI HILSON - Pretty Girl Rock
    KOOL & THE GANG - Celebration
    KOOL & THE GANG - Fresh
    KOOL & THE GANG - Funky Stuff
    KOOL & THE GANG - Get Down Tonight
    KOOL & THE GANG - Hollywood Swinging
    KOOL & THE GANG - Jungle Boogie
    KOOL & THE GANG - Ladies Night
    KOOL & THE GANG - Tonight
    KOOL & THE GANG - Victory
    LADY GAGA - Born This Way
    LADY GAGA - Just Dance
    LADY GAGA - Poker Face
    LAKESIDE - All The Way Live
    LAKESIDE - Fantastic Voyage
    LARRY GRAHAM - Just Be My Lady
    LARRY GRAHAM - One In A Million
    LIONEL RITCHIE - All Night Long
    LUTHER VANDROSS - Here and Now
    LUTHER VANDROSS - I'd Rather
    LUTHER VANDROSS - Love The One You're With
    LUTHER VANDROSS - Never Too Much
    MARCIA GRIFFITH - Electric Slide
    MARTHA REEVES & THE VANDELLAS - Dancing In The Street
    MARVIN GAYE - Ain't No Mountain High Enough
    MARVIN GAYE - Ain't Nothing Like The Real Thing
    MARVIN GAYE - Heard It Through The Grapevine
    MARVIN GAYE - Let's Get It On
    MARVIN GAYE - Pride & Joy
    MARVIN GAYE - Sexual Healing
    MARVIN GAYE - Stubborn Kind of Fella
    MARY J BLIGE - Just Fine
    MARY J BLIGE - Let's Get Crump
    MICHAEL JACKSON - Billie Jean
    MICHAEL JACKSON - Shake Your Body To The Ground
    MICHAEL JACKSON - The Way You Make Me Feel
    MICHAEL JACKSON - Thriller
    MICHAEL JACKSON - You Wanna Be Starting Something
    MONTEL JORDAN - This Is How We Do It
    NATALIE COLE - This Will Be
    NATALIE COLE - Unforgettable
    OHIO PLAYERS - Roller Coaster
    OHIO PLAYERS - Skin Tight
    OUTKAST - Hey Ya
    OUTKAST - I Like The Way You Move
    PATRICE RUSHIN - Forget Me Not
    PATRICE RUSHIN - Haven't You Heard
    PATTI LABELLE - Right Kinda Lover
    PATTI LABELLE - Talk About Love
    PATTI LABELLE - You Are My Friend
    PEABO BRYSON - Did You Ever Know
    PEABO BRYSON - My Heart Belongs To You
    PRINCE - 1999(2009)
    PRINCE - Controversy
    PRINCE - I Wanna Be Your Lover
    RHIANNA - Only Girl In The World
    RHIANNA - Please Don't Stop The Music
    RICK JAMES - Give It To Me Baby
    RICK JAMES - Super Freak
    RICK JAMES - You and I
    SAM & DAVE - Hold On, I'm Coming
    SAM & DAVE - Soul Man
    SAM & DAVE - When Something's Wrong
    SAM & DAVE - You Don't Know Like I Know
    SISTER SLEDGE - We Are Family
    SMOKIE ROBINSON - Tracks of My Tears
    SPINNERS - Could It Be I'm Falling In Love
    SPINNERS - I'll Be Around
    SPINNERS - Sadie
    STAPLE SINGERS - I'll Take You There
    STEPHANIE MILLS - I Never Knew Love
    STEVIE WONDER - Signed, Sealed, Delivered
    STEVIE WONDER - Superstition
    SUPREMES - Baby Love
    SUPREMES - Back In My Arms Again
    SUPREMES - Can't Hurry Love
    SUPREMES - Come See About Me
    SUPREMES - Stop In The Name Of Love
    SUPREMES - Upside Down
    SUPREMES - Where Did Our Love Go
    TASTE OF HONEY - Boogie Oogie
    TEENA MARIE - Lover Girl
    TEENA MARIE - Square Biz
    THE BLACK EYED PEAS - I Gotta Feeling
    THE BLACK EYED PEAS - Let's Get Started
    THE CHI-LITES - A Letter To Myself
    THE CHI-LITES - Have You Seen Her
    THE CHI-LITES - Oh Girl
    THE COMMODORES - Brickhouse
    THE DELFONICS - Break Your Promise
    THE DELFONICS - Didn't I Blow Your Mind
    THE DELFONICS - La La Means (I Love You)
    THE GAP BAND - Burn Rubber
    THE GAP BAND - Drop The Bomb
    THE GAP BAND - Early In The Morning
    THE GAP BAND - Outstanding
    THE JACKSON 5 - Beat It
    THE JACKSON 5 - Dancing Machine
    THE JACKSON 5 - I Want You Back
    THE JACKSON 5 - The Love You Save
    THE JONES GIRLS - Who Can I Run Too
    THE MOMENTS - Love On A Two Way Street
    THE O'JAYS - Backstabbers
    THE O'JAYS - I Love Music
    THE O'JAYS - Love Train
    THE O'JAYS - Money, Money
    THE O'JAYS - She Use To Be My Girl
    THE POINTER SISTERS - I'm So Excited
    THE STYLISTICS - Betcha By Golly, Wow
    THE STYLISTICS - Break Up To Make Up
    THE STYLISTICS - Daddy's Little Girl
    THE STYLISTICS - Stone In Love With You
    THE STYLISTICS - Stop, Look, Listen
    THE STYLISTICS - You Are Everything
    THE STYLISTICS - You Make Me Feel Brand New
    THE TEMPTATIONS - Ain't Too Proud To Beg
    THE TEMPTATIONS - Beauty's Only Skin Deep
    THE TEMPTATIONS - Don't Look Back
    THE TEMPTATIONS - I Wish It Would Rain
    THE TEMPTATIONS - I'm Losing You
    THE TEMPTATIONS - My Lady Soul
    THE TEMPTATIONS - Since I Lost My Baby
    THE TEMPTATIONS - The Way You Do The Things You Do
    THE TEMPTATIONS - This Is My Promise
    THE TRAMPS - Disco Inferno
    THE WHISPERS - And The Beat Goes On
    THE WHISPERS - It's A Love Thing
    THE WHISPERS - Rock Steady
    THELMA HOUSTON - Don't Leave Me This Way
    TOM BROWNE - Jamaica Funk
    TYRONE DAVIS - Can I Change My Mind
    TYRONE DAVIS - Is It Something That She's Got
    TYRONE DAVIS - Turn Back The Hands of Time
    VICKIE SUE ROBINSON - Turn The Beat Around
    WHITNEY HOUSTON - I'll Always Love You
    WHITNEY HOUSTON - I'm Every Woman
    WILD CHERRY - Play That Funky Music
    WILSON PICKETT - Midnight Hour
    WILSON PICKETT - Mustang Sally
  • Beach Music
    CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD - Carolina Girl
    CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD - Give Me Just A Little More Time
    EMBERS - I Love Beach Music
    IMPRESSIONS - I'm So Proud
    IMPRESSIONS - It's Alright
    JIMMY RUFFIN - What Becomes of The Broken Hearted
    LENNY WILLIAMS - Ten Ways of Loving You
    LOU RAWLS - You're Gonna Miss My Loving
    PART TIME PARTY BAND - Part Time Party Man
    THE DRIFTERS - Lil Red Book
    THE DRIFTERS - Under The Boardwalk
    THE DRIFTERS - Up On The Roof
    THE PLATTERS - Great Pretender
    THE PLATTERS - Only You
    THE PLATTERS - Smoke Gets In Your Eyes
    THE SHOWMEN - 39-21-40 SHAPE
    THE TAMS - Be Young, Be Foolish, Be Happy
    THE TAMS - I Been Hurt
    THE TRAMPS - Hold Back The Night
    THE TYME - Ms. Grace
  • Country and Bluegrass
    ALLISON KRAUSS - You Say Nothing At All
    ERIC CLAPTON - Wonderful Tonight
    JOE COCKER - You Are So Beautiful
    KENNY ROGERS - Crazy
    KENNY ROGERS - Through The Years
    LYNYRD SKYNYRD - Simple Man
    VAN MORRISON - Brown Eyed Girl
  • Jazz, Big Band, Swing
    BOBBY DARIN - Mack The Knife
    DAVE BRUBECK - Take Five
    DUKE ELLINGTON - Satin Doll
    DUKE ELLINGTON - Take The "A" Train
    ERROL GARNER - Misty
    ETTA JAMES - At Last
    FRANK SINATRA - Fly Me To The Moon
    FRANK SINATRA - New York, New York
    FRANK SINATRA - The Way You Look Tonight
    LOU RAWLS - Stormy Monday
    LOU RAWLS - You're Gonna Miss My Lovin
    OLETA ADAMS - Get Here
    RAY CHARLES - Georgia On My Mind