The Midnight Players are an Old School R&B, Funk, Oldies & Latin band based in Sacramento, Ca. Originally formed in 1977, current founding members are Rudy Betancourt (Saxophones) and Michael Sellars (Keyboards) remain intact as the group to this day continues to perform to audiences that love to party to the 60’s, 70’s, 80’s, 90’s and 2000’s dance grooves. Established as a household name in the Sacramento music scene – the Midnight Players have been attracting a large dedicated following of audiences to our events. They’ve opened for heavy hitting acts such as WAR, The S.O.S. Band, Midnight Star, Tierra, Brenton Wood, ConFunkShun, The Bar Kays, Dazz Band, Club Nouveau, Zapp, Heatwave, Rose Royce, Lakeside, and many others, to entertaining guests at concerts, weddings, and birthday parties.The Midnight Players continue to hit the stage today with old school hits from artists like Earth Wind & Fire, Kool & the Gang, Chaka Khan, GQ, Slave, Madonna, Frankie Beverly & Maze, Evelyn “Champagne” King, Cameo, The Gap Band, Malo,…. and many more. Equipped with a solid fan base, and over 30 years of tradition.The Midnight Players are a proven business force that can lift any audience off their seats and rock the house with memorable dance grooves that will make your body move.