Almost Famous

‘This band is energetic, fun and most of all…talented. With a perfect mix of professionalism, experience and youth they are designed for success, engineered for accomplishment and endowed with the seeds of greatness’ – Chad Saaiman

‘ALMOST FAMOUS’ is a funky, dynamic, slick and extremely well polished professional 5-piece outfit from Cape Town. Their diverse and well thought out repertoire is currently creating quite a stir in the Western Cape’s corporate market. The bands motto ‘let us entertain you’ stands true when you watch and ‘party’ to this fun loving and energetic act exploding into action.

‘ALMOST FAMOUS’ focuses exclusively on performing at corporate functions product launches, conferences and special functions including weddings and birthday parties. Their chemistry and presence on stage is unstoppable and comes alive as they take their audiences down memory lane performing all the well-known party hits from past to present. With a very versatile repertoire consisting of songs from the 60’s, 70’s 80’s 90’s as well as some current hits there is something for everyone to enjoy.

All the musicians that make up ‘ALMOST FAMOUS’ have many years of experience in the music industry and are dedicated to their art form and love entertaining their clients with a very ‘tight’ and visually vibrant show. The band always has fun on stage and their passion for interacting with their audiences is always evident as they embark on a musical journey through time, which always tends to leave the pumped up crowds chanting for more!

Almost Famous has been in existence now for over 8 years and have played to over 120 Note Worthy Corporates both locally, nationally and internationally. The band was recently invited to perform for a New Years Eve celebration event at the Carlton Ritz Hotel in Dubai, and has also performed for the King of Swaziland. They also performed on a Roof Top on the CAPE TOWN STADIUM FAN WALK for fans on their way to the U2 Concert. 2014 will see the band travelling and performing at more international functions as they have been invited to perform in the UK, Namibia and Canada.

The band comprises of Lisa MYNX Hugo and Elaine Fourie on lead vocals, Sean Dunn on Bass, Charles Knighton Pullin on lead guitars and Sean STYX Nunan on drums.

Almost Famous Logo The powerful vocal duo of Lisa and Elaine have tremendous charisma and style and they have a great vibe, which audiences relate too, and they both project an incredible energy on stage and also have a massive repertoire.

The Sean’s and Charles provide the driving rhythm section for the band. All three are extremely seasoned musicians on their instruments and it shines through. Sean’s impeccable timing and energetic drumming combined with Charles’ melodic solos and fiery guitar riffs together with Sean’s solid bass grooves and the band’s powerful backtracks complete this ‘in your face’ star studded line up.

Almost Famous is proudly endorsed by Paul Bothner Music.


Love me like you do – Ellie Goulding
Geronimo - Sheppard
Crazy –Gnarls Barkley
Heaven is a place on earth – Belinda Carlisle
Shut up and dance – Walk the moon
Go your own way – Fleetwood Mac
Turn Back Time - Cher
Man I Feel Like a Woman - Shania Twain
I'm Alive - Celine Dion
What a Feeling – Irene Cara
Green Door – Shakin Stevens
Thinking out loud – Ed Sheeran
Who Knew - Pink
Treasure - Bruno Mars
Love Never Felt So Good - Jackson & Timberlake
Celebrate – Cool &the Gang
December 63 – The Four Seasons
Let’s Twist again – Chubby Checker
Uptown Funk – Bruno Mars
September – Earth Wind & Fire
I Want To Break Free - Queen
Budapest - George Ezra
On Top Of the World - Imagine Dragons
All about That Bass - Meghan Trainer
Wake meup - Avcii
Mamma Mia – ABBA
Sweet Caroline - Glee
Beds are burning – Midnight Oil
Walk of life – Dire Straights
Lobamba - Richie Valens
You’re still the one – Shania Twain
Just Can't Get Enough - Depeche Mode
Sweet Child of Mine – Guns & Roses
1000 Miles - Vanessa Carlton
Rocking All Over the World - Status Quo
All Summer Long - Kid Rock
Angels - Robbie Williams
Back To You - Brian Adams
It's My Life - Bon Jovi
Stuck In the Middle - Stealer's Wheel
Three Little Birds - Bob Marley
We Are Young - Fun
Blurred Lines - Robin Thicke
We Found Love - Rihanna
Nossa - Michael Tello
Bad Moon Rising – CCR
Have You Ever Seen the Rain - CCR
Sweet Dream - Eurhythmics
Crazy Little Thing Called Love – Queen
All the Small Things – Blink 182
I Love Rock ‘n Roll – Joan Jett
Edge of Glory – Lady Gaga
What’s Up – 4 Non Blondes
Brass in Pocket – The Pretenders
Summer of 69 – Brian Adams
Living On a Prayer – Bon Jovi
Left Outside Alone – Anastasia
Respect – Erasure
Video Killed the Radio Star – The Buggles
Simply the Best – Tina Turner
Please Don’t Stop the Music – Rihanna
Dancing Queen – ABBA
Mr Brightside - Killers
Gangnam Style – PSY
Save Tonight – Eagle Eyed Cherry

Wonderwall - Oasis
500 Miles – The Proclaimers
7 Nation Army – The White Stripes
Shook Me All Night Long – AC DC
Poker face - Lady Gaga
Mustang Sally - Commitments
Could you be loved - Bob Marley
Smells like teen spirit - Nirvana
Pretty fly for a white guy - Off Spring
Bad Romance - Lady Gaga
Human - Killers
Sex is on fire - Kings of Leon
Satisfaction - The Rolling Stones
Brick in the wall - Pink Floyd
I will survive - Gloria Gaynor
Enter Sandman – Metallica (We haven’t played it yet)
Waka-Waka - Shakira
Save Tonight - Eagle-eyed Cherry
Don't stop believing - Journey
Rolling in the deep - Adele
Brown eyed girl - Van Morrison
Every body's changing - Keen
Final countdown – Europe
Freaks – Jimmy Trumpet
Want You to Want Me – Jason Derulo
Cheerleader – OMI
Rude – Magic
Sugar – Maroon 5
Don’t Be Stupid – Shania Twain
I Can’t Feel My Face – Weeknd
Hold Back the River – James Day



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