The Hitmen

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! 

To newly engaged couples with little time to plan, who want to impress their friends and family and fulfill the vision of their wedding day, The Hitmen Party Band represented by Key Signature Entertainment will become an integral part of your wedding planning team and walk you through a simple, seamless, honest and transparent process to make sure you receive the value you pay for with your wedding band.

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 girl

Carolina girls
Boogie shoes
Mustang Salley
Call me maybe
Got to be real
Aint no stopping us now
Get down on it
Brick house
24k magic
Old Town road
I gotta feeling
Uptown funk
Shut up and dance
I wanna dance with somebody
Don’t stop believing
Get lucky
Love shack
Blurred lines
I love rock n roll
We will rock you
Sweet child of mine
My girl
Stand by me
Wagon wheel
Friends in low places
Tennessee whiskey
The joker
When a man loves a woman
Start me up
Signed sealed delivered
Sunday morning
Can’t stop the feeling
Dance monkey
Party in the USA
Wake me up
Don’t start now
This is how we do it
Rock with you
Electric slide
Cupid shuffle
Lean 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!

And Those Red Jackets 🙂
Thanks again for an incredible evening. Pure Magic.”


Key Signature Entertainment
8510 McAlpine Park Dr. Ste 201
Charlotte, NC 28211