With its unique mix of downtown soul and uptown funk, Urban Groove Unit has established itself as one of the premier live acts in France, regularily playing many of top venues, as well as festivals. Often ranked the #1 funk band in France according to, UGU is tight-knit eight-piece band combining its own compositions and rare-soul covers with a sound all their own. UGU is excited to announce the release of their long-awaited six-track EP, « Ain’t Wastin’ Time. »

Available now on digital platforms like Deezer and iTunes!


“Urban Groove Unit donne pleinement sens aux trois mots qui forment son nom…l'octet parisien joue serré et aéré ; sa soul gorgée de funk respire l'envie et l'expérience.” --Soul Bag