The Terence Young Project

The Terence Young Project is a fun and interactive party band based in Columbia, SC. They play throughout the southeast region for weddings, private parties, corporate events and more!

​The Terence Young Project, founded by talented and accomplished guitarist, Terence Young, is second to none when it comes to audience interaction at events. With their world class male and female front singers, as well as a strong compliment of background vocalists, this 6 piece band is one of the top in the Southeast. In addition to high energy dance music, they  can also provide a tasteful and classy Jazz set when requested.  In addition, the Terence Young Project includes a DJ on all jobs to provide recorded music before the band and on any breaks to provide a seamless evening of music.


The Terence Young Experience FAQs

Q. What style of music do you play?

A. We play it all, from top 40 to hip hop, to R&B, to Motown, Pop, Rock, Country… you name it, we play it! 

Q. How many pieces do you typically play as and what instruments are they?

A. We typically play as a 6 piece band:

Terence Young on guitar and vocals

Sam Jenkins on bass guitar

Byron Counts on multi-keyboards and vocals

Mike Benson on drums, percussion and vocals

Eric Mayweather  on lead and front vocals 

Latoya Patrice on lead and front vocals 

Q. Do you play in other configurations?

A. Yes, we can add up to a 3 piece horn section upon request. 

Q. Where are you located?

A. Columbia, SC, but we play all throughout the Southeast Region 

Q. Do you travel?

A. Yes! We often travel for weddings, corporate events, private parties and concerts. 

Q. Why should an event professional book you?

A. All of the members of the Terence Young Project take pride in their work because we all love what we do and we’re passionate – about the music and the people. We’re very interactive with our crowds, we want to make sure everyone gets to be part of the show. We’re all about having fun, and we want to make your event unforgettable! 

Q. Do you have the capability of providing your own sound & lights?

A. Yes, we have professional quality sound & lights 

Song List

Happy Pharrell Williams
Uptown Funk Bruno Mars
Treasure Bruno Mars
Get Lucky Daft Punk
What’s Goin On Marvin Gaye
Pour Sugar On Me Def Leppard
All About that Bass Meghan Trainor
Blurred Lines Robin Thicke
Turn Down for What Little John
Rolling In the Deep Adele
Start Me Up Rolling Stones
You Shook Me All Night AC/DC
Lazy Song Bruno Mars
Marry You Bruno Mars
Hey Soul Sister Train
I Love Beach Music The Embers
Domino Jesse J
Carolina Girls Chairmen of the Board
I Got A Feeling Black Eyed Peas
Boom Boom Pow Black Eyes Peas
You Are the Best Thing Ray Lamontagne
At Last Etta James
Sweet Home Alabama Lynyrd Skynyrd
Don’t Stop Believin’ Journey
Forget You Ceelo Greene
Under the Boardwalk Drifters
It’s Alright Curtis Mayfield/Impressions
We’re Havin’ A Party Sam Cooke
A Change Gonna Come Sam Cooke
Alright Now Free
Back In Black AC/DC
My Girl Temptations
Lady Soul Temptations
Papa Was A Rolling Stone Temptations
Just My Imagination Temptations
I Got A Woman Ray Charles
Georgia On My Mind Ray Charles
Rock n Roll All Night Kiss
I Can’t Tell You Why Eagles
Johnny B. Goode Chuck Berry
Don’t Stop Believin’ Journey
Footloose Kenny Loggins
The Twist Chubby Checker
Electric Slide Marcia Griffith
Purple Rain Prince
Kiss Prince
I Wanna be Your Lover Prince
I Shot the Sheriff Eric Clapton
Lets Stay Together Al Green
Fire Ohio Players
Rollercoaster Ohio Players
Word Up Cameo
Crusin’ Smokey Robinson
Cupid Shuffle Cupid
Shining Star The Manhattans
Have I Told You Lately….. Van Morrison
Proud Mary Tina Turner
Fly Away Lenny Kravitz
American Woman Lenny Kravitz
This Love Maroon 5
Turn Back the Hands of Time Tyrone Davis
Mustang Sally Wilson Pickett
Hey Ya Outkast
I Like the Way You Move Outkast
Can’t Get Enough of Your Love Barry White
My First, My Last, My Everything Barry White
Rock With You Michael Jackson
Black or White Michael Jackson
Doin’ the Butt EU
Word Up Cameo
Sarah Smile Hall & Oates
Family Tradition Hank Williams, Jr.
Cool The Time 
The Bird The Time
Celebration Kool & The Gang
Brick House Commodores
I Feel Good James Brown
Sex Machine James Brown
Papa’s Got a Brand New Bag James Brown
It Had to be You Frank Sinatra
The Way You look Tonight Frank Sinatra
How Far is Heaven Los Lonely Boys
Boogie Shoes KC & Sunshine Band
Get Down Tonight KC & Sunshine Band
Stand By Me Ben E. King
No Woman No Cry Bob Marley
Stir It Up Bob Marley
Stand By Me Ben E. King
Wonderful Tonight Eric Clapton
Walk With Her Edwin McCain
Brown Eyed Girl Van Morrison
Have I Told You Lately… Van Morrison
The Way You Look Tonight Frank Sinatra
At Last Etta James
Into the Mystic Van Morrison
Steal My Heart Away Van Morrison
You Are the Best Thing Ray Lamontagne

We Take requests!


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