Popular Song Ideas for Every Wedding Event

 

 

Need song ideas!? 

Don't worry, nobody is going to judge you for not knowing exactly what song to use or for not having it planned for years in advance... There's a ton of great music, where to start? Why not start by looking at the most often selected songs!

 

These lists are dynamically compiled based on online requests made over the past year at thousands of weddings around the world, where #1 is the most requested song.

 

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Top 20 Wedding Party Introduction Songs:

 

1. Timberlake, Justin - Can't Stop The Feeling!

2. Mars, Bruno - Marry You

3. Black Eyed Peas - I Gotta Feeling

4. T.I. Feat. Jay-Z - Bring 'Em Out

5. Ronson, Mark Feat. Bruno Mars - Uptown Funk

6. Brown, Chris - Forever

7. Mars, Bruno - 24k Magic

8. Walk The Moon - Shut Up And Dance

9. Williams, Pharrell - Happy

10. American Authors - Best Day Of My Life

11. Hall, Daryl & John Oates - You Make My Dreams Come True

12. Wonder, Stevie - Signed, Sealed, Delivered I'm Yours

13. AC/DC - Thunderstruck

14. Black Eyed Peas - Let's Get It Started

15. Lmfao - Party Rock Anthem

16. Kool & The Gang - Celebration

17. Beyonce Feat. Jay-Z - Crazy In Love

18. Darkness - I Believe In A Thing Called Love

19. Grammer, Andy - Good To Be Alive (Hallelujah)

20. Lmfao - Sexy And I Know It

 

 

Top 20 First Dance Songs:

 

1. Sheeran, Ed - Thinking Out Loud

2. Dan + Shay - From The Ground Up

3. Rhett, Thomas - Die A Happy Man

4. Legend, John - All Of Me

5. Presley, Elvis - Can't Help Falling In Love

6. Arthur, James - Say You Won't Let Go

7. Lamontagne, Ray - You Are The Best Thing

8. Paisley, Brad - Then

9. Brice, LeeI - Don't Dance

10. James, Etta - At Last

11. Walk The Moon - Shut Up And Dance

12. Perri, Christina - A Thousand Years

13. Goulding, Ellie - How Long Will I Love You

14. Lonestar - Amazed

15. Stapleton, Chris - Tennessee Whiskey

16. Strait, George - I Cross My Heart

17. Mcgraw, Tim - My Best Friend

18. Mraz, JasonI - Won't Give Up

19. Young, Brett - In Case You Didn't Know

20. Adele - Make You Feel My Love

 

 

Top 20 Father-Daughter Dance Songs:


1. Heartland - I Loved Her First

2. Mcgraw, Tim - My Little Girl

3. Temptations - My Girl

4. Carlisle, Bob - Butterfly Kisses

5. Rascal Flatts - My Wish

6. Armstrong, Louis - What A Wonderful World

7. Chapman, Steven Curtis - Cinderella

8. Sinatra, Frank - The Way You Look Tonight

9. Wonder, Stevie - Isn't She Lovely

10. Beatles - In My Life

11. Simon, Paul - Father And Daughter

12. Dion, Celine - Because You Loved Me

13. Mcgraw, Tim - Humble And Kind

14. Rucker, Darius - It Won't Be Like This For Long

15. Kamakawiwo'ole, Israel 'Iz' - Over The Rainbow

16. Mayer, John - Daughters

17. King, Ben E. - Stand By Me

18. Womack, Lee Ann - I Hope You Dance

19. Fleetwood Mac - Landslide

20. Adkins, Trace - Just Fishin'

 

 

 

Top 20 Mother-Son Dance Songs:


1. Rascal Flatts - My Wish

2. Armstrong, Louis - What A Wonderful World

3. Lynyrd Skynyrd - Simple Man

4. Mcgraw, Tim - Humble And Kind

5. Boyz II Men - A Song For Mama

6. Womack, Lee Ann - I Hope You Dance

7. Beatles - In My Life

8. Collins, Phil - You'll Be In My Heart

9. Morrison, Van - Days Like This

10. Kamakawiwo'ole, Israel 'Iz' - Over The Rainbow

11. Dion, Celine - Because You Loved Me

12. Brickman, Jim Feat. Lady Antebellum - Never Alone

13. Stewart, Rod - Forever Young

14. King, Ben E. - Stand By Me

15. Chesney, Kenny - Don't Blink

16. Church, Eric - Like Jesus Does

17. Beach Boys - God Only Knows

18. Groban, Josh - You Raise Me Up

19. Stewart, Rod - Have I Told You Lately

20. Taylor, James - How Sweet It Is (To Be Loved By You)...

 

 

 

Top 20 Cake Cutting Songs:


1. Maroon 5 - Sugar

2. Taylor, James - How Sweet It Is (To Be Loved By You...

3. Dnce - Cake By The Ocean

4. Archies - Sugar, Sugar

5. Def Leppard - Pour Some Sugar On Me

6. Four Tops - I Can't Help Myself (Sugar Pie, Hon...

7. Johnson, Jack - Better Together

8. Cole, Nat King - L-O-V-E

9. Mars, Bruno - Marry You

10. Buble, Michael - How Sweet It Is

11. Queen - You're My Best Friend

12. Shelton, Blake - Honey Bee

13. Buble, Michael - Everything

14. Lamontagne, Ray - You Are The Best Thing

15. Cole, Natalie - This Will Be (An Everlasting Love)

16. Average White Band - Cut The Cake

17. Cake - Love You Madly

18. Sheeran, Ed - Thinking Out Loud

19. Brown Band, Zac - Loving You Easy

20. Sinatra, Frank - Love And Marriage

 

 

Top 20 Last Dance Songs:

 

1. Journey - Don't Stop Believin'

2. Semisonic - Closing Time

3. Medley, Bill & Jennifer Warnes - (I've Had) The Time Of My Life

4. Buble, Michael - Save The Last Dance For Me

5. Summer, Donna - Last Dance

6. Joel, Billy - Piano Man

7. Diamond, Neil - Sweet Caroline

8. Brooks, Garth - Friends In Low Places

9. 'N Sync - Bye Bye Bye

10. Money, Eddie - Take Me Home Tonight

11. Clapton, Eric - Wonderful Tonight

12. James, Etta - At Last

13. Daft Punk - One More Time

14. Rhett, Thomas - Die A Happy Man

15. Sheeran, Ed - Thinking Out Loud

16. Isley Brothers - Shout

17. Old Crow Medicine Show - Wagon Wheel

18. Sinatra, Frank - New York, New York

19. Sister Sledge - We Are Family

20. Timberlake, Justin - Can't Stop The Feeling!

 


Top 20 Ceremony Processional Songs:

(Usually as Bride & Bridesmaids to walk down aisle)

 

1. Train - Marry Me

2. Pachelbel - Canon In D

3. Perri, Christina - A Thousand Years

4. Kamakawiwo'ole, Israel 'Iz' - Over The Rainbow

5. Reinhart, Haley - Can't Help Falling In Love

6. Goulding, Ellie - How Long Will I Love You

7. Bareilles, Sara - I Choose You

8. Adele - Make You Feel My Love

9. Piano Guys - Without You

10. Beatles - Here Comes The Sun

11. Legend, John - All Of Me

12. Silvestri, Alan - Forrest Gump Theme

13. Rascal Flatts - Bless The Broken Road

14. Mars, Bruno - Marry You

15. Bright Eyes - First Day Of My Life

16. Mraz, Jason - I Won't Give Up

17. Gonzalez, Jose - Heartbeats

18. Mancini, Henry - Moon River

19. Sheeran, Ed - Thinking Out Loud

20. Armstrong, Louis - What A Wonderful World

 


Top 20 Ceremony Recessional Songs:

(Immediately after you're officially married, couple walks back down the aisle to this)

 

1. Wonder, Stevie - Signed, Sealed, Delivered I'm Yours

2. American Authors - Best Day Of My Life

3. Mars, Bruno - Marry You

4. Lamontagne, Ray - You Are The Best Thing

5. Cole, Natalie - This Will Be (An Everlasting Love)

6. Hall, Daryl & John Oates - You Make My Dreams Come True

7. Queen - You're My Best Friend

8. Imagine Dragons - On Top Of The World

9. Caillat, Colbie - I Do

10. Sharpe, Edward & The Magnetic Zeros - Home

11. Brown Band, Zac - Loving You Easy

12. Kamakawiwo'ole, Israel 'Iz' - Over The Rainbow

13. Beatles - All You Need Is Love

14. Bareilles, Sara - I Choose You

15. Timberlake, Justin - Can't Stop The Feeling!

16. Johnson, Jack - Better Together

17. Maroon 5 - Sugar

18. Smash Mouth - I'm A Believer

19. Buble, Michael - Everything

20. Williams, Pharrell - Happy

 

 

Top 50 Overall Requests (Dance & other)


1. Ronson, Mark Feat. Bruno Mars - Uptown Funk

2. Journey - Don't Stop Believin'

3. Timberlake, Justin - Can't Stop The Feeling!

4. Walk The Moon - Shut Up And Dance

5. Cupid - Cupid Shuffle

6. Houston, Whitney - I Wanna Dance With Somebody (Who Lo...

7. Diamond, Neil - Sweet Caroline 

8. V.I.C. - Wobble

9. Black Eyed Peas - I Gotta Feeling

10. Usher Feat. Ludacris & Lil' Jon - Yeah

11. Swift, Taylor - Shake It Off

12. Sheeran, Ed - Thinking Out Loud

13. AC/DC - You Shook Me All Night Long

14. DJ Casper - Cha Cha Slide

15. Bon Jovi - Livin' On A Prayer

16. Mars, Bruno - Marry You

17. Williams, Pharrell - Happy

18. Brooks, Garth - Friends In Low Places

19. Isley Brothers - Shout

20. Morrison, Van - Brown Eyed Girl

21. Outkast - Hey Ya!

22. B-52's - Love Shack

23. Maroon 5 - Sugar

24. Earth, Wind & Fire - September

25. Legend, John - All Of Me

26. Loggins, Kenny - Footloose

27. Sir Mix-A-Lot - Baby Got Back

28. Beatles - Twist And Shout

29. Spice Girls - Wannabe

30. Mars, Bruno - 24k Magic

31. Jackson, Michael - Billie Jean

32. Def Leppard - Pour Some Sugar On Me

33. DJ Snake Feat. Lil Jon - Turn Down For What

34. Backstreet Boys - Everybody (Backstreet's Back)

35. Rihanna Feat. Calvin Harris - We Found Love

36. Jordan, Montell - This Is How We Do It

37. Beyonce - Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It)

38. Temptations - My Girl

39. Sinatra, Frank - The Way You Look Tonight

40. Rhett, Thomas - Die A Happy Man

41. Dnce - Cake By The Ocean

42. Lynyrd Skynyrd - Sweet Home Alabama

43. Sister Sledge - We Are Family

44. Timberlake, Justin - Sexyback

45. Pitbull Feat. Kesha - Timber

46. Lmfao - Party Rock Anthem

47. Flo Rida - My House

48. Kelly, R. - Ignition

49. Jackson, Michael - P.Y.T. (Pretty Young Thing)

50. Gaye, Marvin & Tammi Terrell - Ain't No Mountain High Enough

 

 

 

Need More? No problem, contact us! We have even more extensive lists for even more events. :-)

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