The Best Wedding Songs to pick from!
The moment you have all been waiting for, choosing your wedding songs. This can be one of the more fun parts of your planning process, but it can also be stressful and time consuming. You will want to consider many things such as the genre, is it country, or is it pop? Whatever you choose you want to make sure it is accommodating to your guests. You will want to include your favorite songs, childhood songs and any other song that is special to you both.
In order to help you with this we came up with a couple of lists that may help you choose the songs for your special day. With great music and entertainment you will have an amazing wedding with friends and family.
Top 10 Wedding Reception Songs
“Thinking Out Loud” by Ed Sheeran
“Marry You” by Bruno Mars
“All of Me” by John Legend
“Uptown Funk” by Mark Ronson, featuring Bruno Mars
“I Wanna Dance With Somebody (Who Loves Me)” by Whitney Houston
“Don’t Stop Believin’” by Journey
“Crazy in Love” by Beyoncé, featuring Jay-Z
“Shutup and Dance” by Walk the Moon
“I’m Yours” by Jason Mraz
“Come on Eileen” by Dexys Midnight Runners
Top 10 Bride and Groom First Dance Songs
The easy part is over and you have your playlist for the dance, but its time to choose the perfect first dance song. If you’re having trouble choosing the perfect first dance song for you and your partner, start by narrowing down your search to the most obvious theme: love. Find a song that resembles your personality, and the lyrics also speak about what your love is about. Your wedding song can be anything you want, from funky and upbeat to super slow and emotional, but one thing most first dance songs have in common is a romantic message. To jump-start your first dance wedding song brainstorm, here’s a playlist, in no particular order, of 10 of our all-time favorites.
“Can’t Help Falling In Love,” Elvis Presley
“Just the Way You Are,” Billy Joel
“Marry Me,” Train
“You Are the Best Thing,” Ray LaMontagne
“A Thousand Years,” Christina Perri
“If I Ain’t Got You,” Alicia Keys featuring Usher
“Let’s Stay Together,” Al Green
“Make You Feel My Love,” Adele
Top 10 Father Daughter Songs
There is nothing more amazing than the father-daughter dance at a wedding. A proud father dancing with his daughter is just a bond that can never be broken. But finding the perfect choice among all the father-daughter dance songs out there can be tricky. You are going to want to find the song that best represents your relationship. There are a lot of songs that start out beautiful but quickly take a turn for the awkward side once it becomes clear the lyrics about a different relationship. You want a song about love, but only the one love between the father and daughter. Here are our top picks just for you.
“Father and Daughter,” by Paul Simon
“Forever Young,” by Rod Stewart
“What a Wonderful World,” by Louis Armstrong
“You Are the Sunshine of My Life,” by Stevie Wonder
“Daughter,” by Loudon Wainwright III
“My Girl,” by the Temptations
“Brown Eyed Girl,” by Van Morrison
“Cinderella,” by Steven Curtis Chapman
“My Funny Valentine,” by Frank Sinatra
“Sweet Child O’ Mine,” by Guns N’ Roses
Top 5 Bouquet Toss Songs
The bouquet toss has been a longtime tradition of the bride for a long . If you’re not familiar, the bride tosses her bouquet behind her head for one of the ladies in the audience to catch. Whoever gets their hands on the arrangement will be the one who gets hitched next (not sure how true that is, but you never know). For the song you can try and upbeat song or choose one that works best with your ladies. Female empowerment songs are fan favorites.
“Single Ladies” by Beyonce
“Man I feel like a Women” by Shania Twain
“It’s Raining Men” by The Weather Girls
“Girls Just Wanna Have Fun” – Cyndi Lauper
“Only Girl (In The World)” – Rihanna