The Hitmen is your premier party/variety band local to Columbia, South Carolina, playing throughout the southeast region. With a lead saxophone player alongside a male and female vocalist, this band has a fun and unique look and sound. They play all the best variety music, perfect for weddings, corporate events, concert series and more! With their combined talent and infectious energies, the Hitmen are sure to provide an unforgettable experience for any event!
The Hitmen FAQs
Q. What style of music do you play?
A. We play variety music ranging from top 40, to oldies, to country and more!
Q. How many pieces do you typically play as and what instruments are they?
A. The Hitmen’s full band is 9 pieces and includes a lead saxophonist, male & female vocalists, 2 piece horn section, and full rhythm section.
Q. Do you play in other configurations?
A. Yes, we can play as a 6 piece band with the rhythm section, male vocalist, and lead sax player, or we can play as a 7 piece band adding in the female vocalist.
Q. Why did you become a professional musician?
A. I (band leader and saxophonist Dante Lewis) became a professional musician because of my love for music and the way it makes people feel.
Q. Where are you located?
A. Columbia, SC
Q. Do you travel?
A. Yes! We frequently play throughout the Carolinas and the Southeast region.
Q. Why should an event professional book you?
A. We are easy to work with, professional, and care about every client that we work with, which has proven to be an asset to event professionals. Whether you hire The Hitmen as a full 9 piece band, or our scaled down version, we are sure to add a fun and energetic dynamic to any event, which will keep people talking for days.
Q. Do you have the capability of providing your own sound & lights?
A. Yes, Dante Lewis is a professional sound engineer, who can provide all the sound equipment needed to make your event a success!
The Hitmen Audio Sample
The Hitmen Sample Song List
Brown eyed girlCarolina girlsBoogie shoesMustang SalleyCall me maybeSeptemberCelebrationGot to be realAint no stopping us nowGet down on itBrick houseHappy24k magicTreasureOld Town roadI gotta feelingUptown funkShut up and danceI wanna dance with somebodyDon’t stop believingGet luckyFireworkLove shackBlurred linesJumpI love rock n rollWe will rock youSweet child of mineMy girlStand by meWagon wheelFriends in low placesTennessee whiskeyThe jokerShoutWhen a man loves a womanStart me upValerieSigned sealed deliveredSunday morningSuckerCan’t stop the feelingDance monkeyParty in the USAWake me upDon’t start nowThis is how we do itPoisonRock with youElectric slideCupid shuffleWobbleLean on me
“WOW! WOW! WOW! Dante, you guys were AH-MAZing! We have heard nothing but how awesome the band was. The variety was incredible – the talent was through the roof – and you were all SO easy to work with! Thanks for being so flexible with all the last minute change due to the weather. I would hands down recommend you guys to anyone looking for a night to remember!