Wedding Day Playlist

Set Your Wedding Day to Music

September 2020

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Getting Ready

Pro Tip – Conduct a trial run of your complete wedding look. This includes your dress/tux, make-up, hair and most importantly your shoes. You may need to break in your shoes before your big day in order for them to be comfortable the whole day.
One I GotCharlie Wilson
Black And White (Stripped)Niall Horan
Call the PreacherBrian Walker
Already Knew YouEric Roberson
Anything For YouLedisi
Never Worn WhiteKaty Perry
Forever to GoChase Rice
Big, Big PlansChris Lane
PerfectJohnny Gill and Ralph Tresvant
Here With MeMarshmello & CHVRCHES

Guests Arrival at Ceremony

Pro Tip – Instead of having the bride’s family sitting to the left and the groom’s family sitting to the right, have guests sit on both sides. This way families get to intermingle before the I do’s and one side doesn’t dominate the other in size.
Mairi's WeddingCaroline McCaskey
That's The Way Love GoesHayes Carll & Allison Moorer
Be HereBoney James feat. Kenny Lattimore
I DoAloe Blacc
You Love MeBJ & LEIGH
Disney Medley40 Fingers, Emanuele Grafitti, Enrico Maria Milanesi, Andrea Vittori, and Matteo Brenci
The Only OneMusic Travel Love
As Time Goes ByAnna Nalick
All My LifeSailr
You Chose MeThe Scott Brothers

Wedding Party Entrance – Processional

View Top 101 Processional Songs

Pro Tip – Do you know the official order of the processional? 1. Mother of the Bride, 2. Grandparents of the Bride, 3. Grandparents of the Groom, 4. Bridesmaids & Groomsmen, 5. Best Man, 6. Maid and/or Matron of Honor, 7. Groom, 8. Officiant, 9. Ring Bearer & Flower Girl, 10. Bride.
So Will IBen Platt
River Flows in YouHauser
Compass (Cinematic Version)Analog Heart
I Prayed for You4th + Main
Everything I NeedSkylar Grey
A Thousand YearsThe Piano Guys
Why I Love YouMAJOR.
From The Ground UpDan + Shay
I Choose YouSara Bareilles
Marry MeTrain

Bride Entrance – Processional

View Top 101 Processional Songs

Pro Tip – All eyes are on you as the bride. No matter how nervous, SMILE. Tell a joke, or watch funny videos before walking down the aisle. It will help relieve the stress of the moment.
Love Changes EverythingRuelle
Love You True (String Sessions)Lydia Luce
Wedding in BerlinPet Shop Boys
Canon in DBrooklyn Duo
SpeechlessDan + Shay
For a LifetimeRyann Darling feat. Cory Ard
MillionaireChris Stapleton
The OneKodaline
Over The RainbowIsrael Kamakawiwo’ole
At LastEtta James

Ceremony Unity Song

View Best 83 Unity Songs

Pro Tip – A wedding is more than a joining of two people. It is a joining of families. Incorporate the mothers and/or fathers into the unity ceremony to represent two families banding together.
Exist For LoveAurora
No Matter Where You Are (Wedding Version)Us The Duo
One + OneLawson Bates feat. Olivia Collingsworth
I Would, I Could, I Do (Duet)Treela
I Chose YouCaleb Edens
I Belong to YouJacob Lee
This Is ItScotty McCreery
Take My Hand (The Wedding Song)Emily Hackett feat. Will Anderson
All Of MeJohn Legend
A Thousand YearsChristina Perri

Wedding Vows

Pro Tip – Write your own vows. It will make memories that last a lifetime and make your ceremony personalized.
I've Made Up My Mind to Give Myself to YouBob Dylan
HERIsaac Carree
Forever MomentsJoshua Cruz
I Found YouSamantha Durnan
Stronger Than a DiamondLynsay Ryan
If I Know YouJustine Chantale
Giving It All (To You)Haley & Michaels
Better Half of MeTom Walker
Show You I DoEvan Stewart & Carlin Stewart
To Whatever Comes AfterJon Danforth


View Top 101 Recessional Songs

Pro Tip – As the Bride and Groom and wedding party are the first people to exit, immediately start the receiving line so that all wedding guests are thanked for coming and also get to meet both families on the way out.
EvermoreHollow Coves
Brand New Day (Acoustic 2020)Joshua Radin
Stand By MeJohn Newman
Forever ValentineCharlie Wilson
17Pink Sweat$
Forever YoursJ. Brown
Walk With MeDelta Rae
Carry Me AwayJohn Mayer
Forever From NowSheffield
Signed, Sealed, Delivered I’m YoursStevie Wonder

Guests Exiting Ceremony

Pro Tip – Try to stick to a rigid timetable. The longer you take from the time the ceremony is over until the wedding party arrives at the wedding reception, the longer your guests are waiting to eat, or running up your bar tab for cocktail hour. Keep them waiting the shortest amount of time.
Forever MineRobin Thicke
What a Wonderful WorldMusic Travel Love
Hall of FameGabby Barrett
u r my everythingLeslie Odom, Jr
Steady LoveIndia.Arie
Could I Love You Any MoreReneé Dominique feat. Jason Mraz
Best Part of MeEd Sheeran feat. YEBBA
A Hundred YearsRussell Marrs
LuckyChelsea Cutler & Alexander 23
Love SomeoneLukas Graham

Guests Arrival At Reception & Cocktail Hour

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Pro Tip – Wedding guests are attending your wedding expecting to have a good time. Have the music reflect the type of event you want to portray ~ fun, exciting, classy, free-spirited, etc.
Dancing In The MoonlightAexcit & HILLA
Happy AnywhereBlake Shelton feat. Gwen Stefani
Do To MeH.E.R.
U 2 LuvNe-Yo & Jeremih
There Is Only One YouUs The Duo
#1 FanTJ Jackson
Think About You (Notion Mix)Tiana Major9
MidnightAlesso feat. Liam Payne
Best of YouAndy Grammer with Elle King
SpecialJoJo Hailey

Grand Entrance and Introductions

View Top 111 Entrance Songs

Pro Tip – Be sure your music entertainer builds excitement before your grand entrance. Don’t enter after a slow song.
ChampionsJames Blunt
There’s Nothing Holdin’ Me BackShawn Mendes
Game Of Thrones Theme (Armin van Buuren Remix)Ramin Djawadi
My HouseFlo Rida
ForeverChris Brown
Marry YouBruno Mars
I Gotta FeelingBlack Eyed Peas
Bring Em OutT.I.
Star Wars Main ThemeJohn Williams

First Dance

View Top 125 First Dance Songs

Pro Tip – Whether you are on the East Coast or West Coast, go from the grand entrance right into the first dance. It makes for a great transition and keeps the celebration going.
Live Out Your LoveKem, Toni Braxton
Anything For You (The Duet)Ledisi & PJ Morton
Black And White (Stripped)Niall Horan
NobodyBrian McKnight
One Of A KindRonan Keating & Emeli Sande
10,000 Hours (Piano Remix)Dan + Shay & Justin Bieber
Lover (First Dance Remix)Taylor Swift
I Am YoursAndy Grammer
Nobody But YouBlake Shelton Duet with Gwen Stefani
Better TogetherLuke Combs

Dinner Music

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Pro Tip – Dinner time is the best time for family to talk and catch up. It’s best to not have the music blasting. At the same time, don’t put everyone to sleep too.
Everything You Touch Is GoldGregory Porter
Love On TopThe Bellas
Watermelon SugarZita feat. Jonah Baker
The Way You Look TonightJoey Stamper
I Got YouMichael Franti & Spearhead
Keep Loving YouJay Lyriq
Lie To MeKem
The Way You Look TonightTenille Townes feat. Keelan Donovan
Adore YouHarry Styles
CollideTiana Major9 & EARTHGANG

Cake Cutting

View Top 97 Cake Cutting Songs

Pro Tip – If you want to help prevent the playful cake smashing, use forks for feeding each other.
YummyJustin Bieber
This Is UsJimmie Allen, Noah Cyrus
Make It SweetOld Dominion
Cake By The OceanDNCE
SugarMaroon 5
Pour Some Sugar On MeDef Leppard
How Sweet It Is (To Be Loved By You)James Taylor
Sugar, SugarThe Archies
I Can’t Help Myself (Sugar Pie, Honey Bunch)The Four Tops
How Sweet It Is (To Be Loved By You)Marvin Gaye

Bouquet Toss

View Top 95 Bouquet Toss Songs

Pro Tip – Have more than one bouquet made for the bride – one to keep and one to toss.
Kings & QueensAva Max
Badass WomanMeghan Trainor
Redesigning WomenThe Highwomen
Girls Like YouMaroon 5 feat. Cardi B
Dear Future HusbandMeghan Trainor
Run The World (Girls)Beyoncé
Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It)Beyoncé
Man! I Feel Like A Woman!Shania Twain
WannabeThe Spice Girls
Girls Just Want To Have FunCyndi Lauper

Garter Removal Songs

View Top 101 Garter Removal Songs

Pro Tip – Just like the bouquet, purchase more than one garter so you have your keepsake too.
Waba DubaYello
SuckerJonas Brothers
Knockin' BootsLuke Bryan
FilthyJustin Timberlake
Body Like A Back RoadSam Hunt
I’m Too Sexy (Touch This Skin)Black Stereo Faith
SexybackJustin Timberlake
Hot In HerreNelly
LegsZZ Top

Garter Toss Songs

View Top 67 Garter Toss Songs

Pro Tip – Attach the garter for tossing to a football, baseball or other sports opject so that the boys will want to catch the object with the garter.
I'm SingleJake Paul
Death of a BachelorPanic! at the Disco
The ManAloe Blacc
Big Pimpin’Jay-Z feat. Ugk
Toss It Up2Pac
Bad BoysInner Circle
Sharp Dressed ManZZ Top
Bad to the BoneGeorge Thorogood
Another One Bites The DustQueen
Born to Be WildSteppenwolf

Garter Placement Songs

View Top 67 Garter Placement Songs

Pro Tip – Have a plan for a playful placement and respectful placement in case your young neice and older friend win the bouquet toss and the garter toss.
Single Saturday NightCole Swindell
What a Man Gotta DoJonas Brothers
Nice to Meet YaMeghan Trainor feat. Nicki Minaj
shut upGreyson Chance
SunflowerPost Malone & Swae Lee
Slow HandsNiall Horan
Dangerous WomanAriana Grande
Get LuckyDaft Punk feat. Pharrell Williams and Nile Rodgers
Theme From Mission: ImpossibleDanny Elfman
Let’s Get it OnMarvin Gaye

Father Daughter Dance

View Top 101 Father Daughter Dance Songs

Pro Tip – If you have more than one male role model in your life, have one cut-in and join the dance. If no male role models in your life, you can have a mother daughter dance.
Dads and DaughtersMaRynn Taylor
Prettiest Girl in the WorldLogan Mize
The Man Who Loves You the MostZac Brown Band
Half the ManJennifer Smestad
Letter to My DaughterQuando Rondo
First ManCamila Cabello
Like My DaddyLenasia Tyson
Forever NowMichael Bublé
My Little GirlTim McGraw
My GirlThe Temptations

Mother Son Dance

View Top 90 Mother Son Dance Songs

Pro Tip – The dance will mean more to your mother. Make her feel special by offering her a special note, gift or momento to remeber your day.
MommasThe Swon Brothers
MothersThomas Finchum
No Matter WhatCalum Scott
Mama’s HandQueen Naija
BoyLee Brice
Humble and KindTim McGraw
My WishRascal Flatts
A Song For MamaBoyz II Men

Money Dance

View Top 90 Money Dance Songs

Pro Tip – Not everyone wants to have a money dance because it is like asking for money. However, the dance makes for a great moment with the guests at your wedding. Who’s to say you can’t have a money dance without the money. Maybe have poker chips or something else in order to dance with the bride and groom.
Mom and Daddy’s MoneyAdam Doleac
Thinking Out LoudEd Sheeran
Why Don’t We Just DanceJosh Turner
The Way You Look TonightMichael Buble
I Hope You DanceLee Ann Womack
I Don't Want to Miss a ThingAerosmith
If I Had $1,000,000Barenaked Ladies
Wonderful TonightEric Clapton
This Will Be (An Everlasting Love)Natalie Cole
Stand By MeBen E. King

Wedding Party Dance

View Top 100 Wedding Party Dance Songs

Pro Tip – The wedding party dance changes the focus from the bride and groom back to the dance floor. Consider having more of an uptempo song or a group dance song to get things started.
FriendsJesse McCartney
FamilyDrew Holcomb & The Neighbors
Tennessee WhiskeyChris Stapleton
Shut Up And DanceWalk The Moon
Uptown FunkMark Ronson, Bruno Mars
Turn Down For WhatDJ Snake & Lil Jon
Cupid ShuffleCupid
Let’s Get It StartedBlack Eyed Peas
Friends In Low PlacesGarth Brooks

Party Time!

View Top 200 Party Songs

Pro Tip - Do not plan the whole party playlist or being too restrictive in your music choices to the music entertainer. They are the professional and should know what will fill the dance floor and be able to read the crowd and make adjustments accordingly.
Banana (DJ Fle - Minisiren Remix)Conkarah feat. Shaggy
Rain On MeLady Gaga & Ariana Grande
XJonas Brothers, Karol G
Toosie SlideDrake
Blinding LightsThe Weeknd
Dance MonkeyTones and I
Good As HellLizzo
Can’t Stop The Feeling!Justin Timberlake
I Wanna Dance with Somebody (Who Loves Me)Whitney Houston
Don’t Stop Believin’Journey

Celebration Dance Of Longest Married Couple

View Top 101 Anniversary Songs

Pro Tip – A memorable way to fill the dance floor is to celebrate the longest married couple at your wedding. You can also offer a memento to the couple like a corsage and a boutonniere.
You're Still The OneTeddy Swims
Through The YearsRascal Flatts
Our SongWillie Nelson
Our SongTank
99 YearsJosh Groban duet with Jennifer Nettles
Can’t Remember Never Loving YouIan Janes
For the Last TimeTrisha Yearwood
100 YearsFive For Fighting
You Are The Sunshine Of My LifeStevie Wonder
When I’m Sixty-FourThe Beatles

Last Dance

View Top 85 Last Dance Songs

Pro Tip – Consider having a "Last Last" dance. This is when you invite all guests outside the reception venue to prepare for the final send-off. Then, dance to a second first dance song with just the wedding couple in the room (along with the photographer).
Emerald EyesAnson Seabra
MemoriesMaroon 5
IncredibleJames TW
The Best Is Yet To ComeDrake White
Save The Last Dance For MeMichael Buble
Bye Bye Bye*Nsync
Closing TimeSemisonic
Send Me On My WayRusted Root
(I’ve Had) The Time Of My LifeBill Medley & Jennifer Warnes
Take Me Home TonightEddie Money