About Us

Our Story



We are a high energy band of nine musicians from South Jersey. We all have varied musical backgrounds and are enthusiasts to funk, pop and disco-sound music. This line of influences are associated with our typical sound results in good feelings, and the shows always make a point that the public have as much fun as us!  Guaranteed to keep you dancing all night!

What Inspires Us


Despite sharing many of the same interests and pastimes, we all are inspired by different things that lead us to work seamlessly in a creative extensive playlist of your favorite past and present dance tunes.

Our Shows


Funk Daddy plays in Atlantic City's top casinos as well as local bars, events, festivals and private parties.  We are always changing our set list to keep our shows fresh and exciting, come check us out and get ready to dance the night away.

Meet The Band

Lawrence Huggins - Lead and Backup Vocals

Valerie Mcnear - Lead and Backup Vocals

Sim Streeter - Lead and Backup Vocals

Aaron King - Lead and Backup Vocals, Sax

John Paone - Drums

Elwood Rene - Percussion

Scott Lerner - Guitar

Greg Griffin - Bass

Lou Meeks - Keys

Funk Daddy Live @ Ventnor Porchfest

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Contact Us

Let's Connect

Do you have questions, want to book a show, or collaborate on a new piece? Reach out and let's make music happen. Don't forget to like us on Facebook @ FunkDaddyFanClub

Funk Daddy Band

Call us @ (609)-828-4424, John Paone

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