About The Southern Man

Denis Henderson is The Southern Man, a one man band that loves to play weddings. Although based in Otago, Denis is happy to entertain throughout the South Island.

Denis plays a great range of music for all ages and has a huge range of songs and genres to choose from, including the iconic Speights Southern Man anthem.

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The Southern Man setlist

500 miles
all i want is you
all over now
american pie
april sun in cuba
better be home soon
black is black
blue lady
blue suede shoes
boyz light up
brown eyed girl
build me up buttercup
copperhead road
dancing in the dark
daytime friends
delta dawn

dirty old town
don’t dream it’s over
don’t look back in anger
don’t stop
eagle rock
ever seen the rain
folsom prison blues
free falling
friends in low places
go your own way
hey baby
hey brother
hey jude
hotel california
house of the rising sun
hurts so good
i can see clearly now
i get knocked down

i should have known better
i walk the line
i will wait
i’m a believer
johnny b good by
khe sahn
la bamba
lightning crashes
like a rock
lion man
maggie may
midnight special
money for nothing
mustang sally
never tear us apart
oh boy
old time rock’n’roll

piano man
pretty woman
proud mary
red red wine
ring of fire
road house blues
rock around the clock
rock’n robin
runaround sue
saw her standing there
sex on fire
silvia’s mother
slipping away
summer of 69
suspicious minds
sweet caroline
sweet home alabama

ten guitars
thank god i’m a country boy
the air that i breathe
the gambler
time of your life
twist and shout
wagon wheel
what about me
when you say nothing at all
where can my baby be
why does love do this to me
wish you were here
with or without you
with or without you
working class man