Top 100 Sister Songs For A Bride and Sister(s)

Updated on January 31, 2023 | Written by Matthew Campbell (Editor of My Wedding Songs and wedding DJ)

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Most sisters grow up close to one another — though they may have argued about bathroom time or stolen one another’s clothes (or boyfriends).

Sisters help one another in hard times and celebrate in good times.

Your sister is just as important to you now that you’re a bride, as she was during your childhood — maybe more. So, why not honor her?

Select a song that has a special meaning between you as sisters. Our top 50 sister songs below should help jog your memory or inspire you to find one.

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You will enjoy a list of the most popular and unique sister songs for a special dance or dedication.

Every bride’s music tastes are different. Thus, we selected sister songs that include many different eras and music styles.

My Top 10 Sister Songs for Brides

  1. “Best Friend” by Aaliyah feat Missy Elliott
  2. “I Got You” by Leona Lewis
  3. “Sister” by K.Flay
  4. “Girls Need Girls” by Sophia Scott
  5. “Girl On Fire” by Alicia Keys
  6. “My Sister” by Reba McEntire
  7. “Diamonds” by Rihanna
  8. “This One’s For The Girls” by Martina McBride
  9. “When You Need It” by Tenille Townes, Wrabel
  10. “My Sister Rose” by 10,000 Maniacs

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What are popular sister songs about sisters by genre?

Without further ado, here is our curated list of the best bride-sister songs. Don’t worry, they’re not all tear-jerkers like “Wind Beneath My Wings.” We also have “This Girl is on Fire” and “Bad Girls.”

 

Rock

Look For The Good – Jason Mraz

Released in 2020, Genre: Rock
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Lovable Lyrics:

Look for the good in everything
Look for the people who will set your soul free
It always seems impossible until it’s done

Dear Sister – The Pretty Reckless

Released in 2014, Genre: Alt. Rock
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Lovable Lyrics:

Dear sister can you help me lie?
I’ve told the truth so many years
And no one seems to want to hear it

The Mother We Share – Chvrches

Released in 2013, Genre: Rock
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Lovable Lyrics:

Come in misery where you can seem as old as your omens
And the mother we share will never keep your proud head from falling

Sister – Dave Matthews & Tim Reynolds

Released in 2010, Genre: Rock
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Lovable Lyrics:

Sister, I hear you laugh
My heart fills full up
Keep me please

Hey, Soul Sister – Train

Released in 2009, Genre: Rock
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Lovable Lyrics:

Hey, soul sister
Ain’t that Mr. Mister on the radio, stereo
The way you move ain’t fair, you know

 

Sisters – The Puppini Sisters

Released in 2007, Genre: Alt. Rock
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Lovable Lyrics:

There were never such devoted sisters
Never had to have a chaperon, no sir
I’m here to keep my eye on her

Best Days – Graham Colton

Released in 2007, Genre: Alt. Rock
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Lovable Lyrics:

There’s always something tomorrow
So I say let’s make the best of tonight
Here comes the rest of our lives

Better Together – Jack Johnson

Released in 2005, Genre: Rock
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Lovable Lyrics:

It’s not always easy and sometimes life can be deceiving
I’ll tell you one thing, it’s always better when we’re together

Sister Blister – Alanis Morissette

Released in 2002, Genre: Rock
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Lovable Lyrics:

We may not even like each other
We may not be hugely anti-men
But such a cost to dishonor a sister

 

I’ll be There For You – The Rembrandts

Released in 1995, Genre: Rock
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Lovable Lyrics:

It’s like you’re always stuck in second gear
When it hasn’t been your day, your week, your month
Or even your year, but
I’ll be there for you

Wildflowers – Tom Petty

Released in 1994, Genre: Rock
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Lovable Lyrics:

You belong among the wildflowers
You belong in a boat out at sea
You belong with your love on your arm

I’ll Stand By You -The Pretenders

Released in 1994, Genre: Rock
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Lovable Lyrics:

When you’re standing at the crossroads
And don’t know which path to choose
Let me come along
‘Cause even if you’re wrong
I’ll stand by youv

My Sister Rose – 10,000 Maniacs

Released in 1987, Genre: Rock
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Lovable Lyrics:

Sister Rose take your mother’s place
Trade your home and your maiden name
For a list of vows and a veil of lace made a wife of you today

Sisters Of The Moon – Fleetwood Mac

Released in 1979, Genre: Rock
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Lovable Lyrics:

She asked me
Be my sister, sister of the moon
Some call her sister of the moon
Some say illusions are her game

 

Sister Golden Hair – America

Released in 1975, Genre: Rock
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Lovable Lyrics:

Well, I keep on thinkin’ ’bout you, sister golden hair surprise
And I just can’t live without you, can’t you see it in my eyes?

Oh, Sister – Bob Dylan

Released in 1975, Genre: Rock
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Lovable Lyrics:

Oh, sister, when I come to knock on your door
Don’t turn away, you’ll create sorrow

Older Sister – Carly Simon

Released in 1974, Genre: Rock
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Lovable Lyrics:

Oh but to be,
I’d like to be
My older sister

Dance Little Sister – The Rolling Stones

Released in 1974, Genre: Rock
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Lovable Lyrics:

I said dance, dance, little sister, dance
Dance, little sister, dance

Two Sisters – The Kinks

Released in 1967, Genre: Rock
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Lovable Lyrics:

Percilla saw her little children
And then decided she was better off
Than the wayward lass that her sister had been
No longer jealous of her sister

If you have a brother, don’t forget about him. See our list of songs for and about sisters and brothers.

 

R&B

Best Friend – Saweetie feat. Doja Cat

Released in 2021, Genre: R&B
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Lovable Lyrics:

That my best friend, she a real bad b****
Got her own money, she ‘on’t need no n**’
On the dance floor, she had two, three drinks
Now she twerkin’, she throw it out and come back in

Formation – Beyoncé

Released in 2016, Genre: R&B
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Lovable Lyrics:

Sometimes I go off (I go off), I go hard (I go hard)
Take what’s mine (take what’s mine), I’m a star (I’m a star)
Cause I slay (slay), I slay (hey), I slay (okay), I slay (okay)

Girl On Fire – Alicia Keys

Released in 2012, Genre: R&B
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Lovable Lyrics:

Got our head in the clouds
And we’re not coming down
This girl is on fire

I Wish – Heather Headley

Released in 2009, Genre: R&B
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Lovable Lyrics:

I pray one day you’ll have a home, with arms stood open wide
And you’ll have someone who loves you, always by your side
And if you lose your will to try, I wish you wings to fly

My Same – Adele

Released in 2008, Genre: R&B
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Lovable Lyrics:

You’re so provocative, I’m so conservative
And you’re so adventurous, I’m so very cautious, combining
You think we wouldn’t
We do, but we do-do-do-do

 

Just Fine – Mary J. Blige

Released in 2007, Genre: R&B
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Lovable Lyrics:

Got my head on straight, I got my vibe right
I ain’t gonna let you kill it
You see I wouldn’t change my life, my life’s just
Fine

Superwoman – Alicia Keys

Released in 2007, Genre: R&B
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Lovable Lyrics:

And all my women, all my women sitting here trying
To come home before the sun
And all my sisters
Coming together
Say yes I will
Yes I can

Girl – Destiny’s Child

Released in 2004, Genre: R&B
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Lovable Lyrics:

Girl, I can tell you’ve been crying and you needing somebody to talk to
Girl, I can tell he’s been lying and pretending that he’s faithful and he loves you

Can’t Hold Us Down – Christina Aguilera

Released in 2003, Genre: R&B
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Lovable Lyrics:

So what do we do girls, shout out loud
Lettin ’em know were gonna stand our ground

Family Affair – Mary J. Blige

Released in 2001, Genre: R&B
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Lovable Lyrics:

Don’t need no hateration
Holleration in this dancery
Let’s get it percolatin’, while you’re waitin’
So just dance for me

 

Video – India.Arie

Released in 2001, Genre: R&B
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Lovable Lyrics:

I not the average girl from your video
My worth is not determined by the price of my clothes
No matter what I’m wearing I will always be

Best Friend – Aaliyah feat Missy Elliott

Released in 1997, Genre: R&B
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Lovable Lyrics:

In your time of need, you can lean on me
Come on, I’ll be there for you

Count On Me – Whitney Houston & CeCe Winans

Released in 1996, Genre: R&B
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Lovable Lyrics:

It’s hard to see the sunshine through the rain
I know sometimes it seems as it
It’s never gonna end
But you’ll get through it
Just don’t give in
‘Cause you can

Exhale (Shoop Shoop) – Whitney Houston

Released in 1995, Genre: R&B
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Lovable Lyrics:

Life never tells us, to wish you well
You’ll find your point when
You will exhale

Best Friend – Brandy

Released in 1997, Genre: R&B
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Lovable Lyrics:

Whether I lose or if I win
I know one thing that never changes
And that’s you as my best friend

 

What About Your Friends – TLC

Released in 1992, Genre: R&B
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Lovable Lyrics:

What about your friends?
Will they stand their ground?
Will they let you down? hey yay

Sister – Prince

Released in 1980, Genre: R&B
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Lovable Lyrics:

Oh, sister
Don’t put me on the street again
Oh, sister
I just want to be your friend

When We Grow Up – Diana Ross

Released in 1973, Genre: R&B
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Lovable Lyrics:

And when we grow up, do you think we’ll see
That I’m still like you and you’re still like me
I might be pretty; you might grow tall
But we don’t have to change at all

Lean On Me – Bill Withers

Released in 1972, Genre: R&B
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Lovable Lyrics:

Lean on me
When you’re not strong
And I’ll be your friend
I’ll help you carry on

Just like sisters, many have brothers. See our list of songs for and about bothers.

 

Pop

Perfect Skin – Olivia Lane

Released in 2019, Genre: Pop
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Lovable Lyrics:

But It Didn’t Take Your Fight
Then Your Scars Are Who You Are and Your Flaws Are Where You’ve Been
You’re Beautiful
You Don’t Have To Have Perfect Skin

Most Girls – Hailee Steinfeld

Released in 2017, Genre: Pop
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Lovable Lyrics:

Most girls, work hard, go far, we are unstoppable
Most girls, our fight to make every day
No two are the same
I wanna be like, I wanna be like most girls

Beautiful Thing – Grace VanderWaal

Released in 2016, Genre: Pop
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Lovable Lyrics:

Without you here, I am boring
Something inside you is triggering
It makes me myself

Seamless – Sabrina Carpenter

Released in 2015, Genre: Pop
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Lovable Lyrics:

You’re right by my side whenever I need you
Through the hardest times
I’ll be there for you

You Got Me – Gavin DeGraw

Released in 2014, Genre: Pop
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Lovable Lyrics:

When the tears take control
When the demons take over
Won’t be in this alone
You got me

 

True Sisters – Cast – Sofia the First

Released in 2013, Genre: Pop
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Lovable Lyrics:

A way to start a new
We may have found that this time round
Our friendship only grew

We Got the World – Icona Pop

Released in 2012, Genre: Pop
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Lovable Lyrics:

Saying must be high when we spreading love
But we’re just living life and we’ll never stop
We got the world

Diamonds – Rihanna

Released in 2012, Genre: Pop
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Lovable Lyrics:

We’re beautiful like diamonds in the sky
Shine bright like a diamond

Count On Me – Bruno Mars

Released in 2011, Genre: Pop
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Lovable Lyrics:

You can count on me like one, two, three
I’ll be there

F**kin’ Perfect (Clean Radio Edit) – P!nk

Released in 2010, Genre: Pop
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Lovable Lyrics:

Pretty pretty please, if you ever, ever feel like you’re nothing
You’re fuckin’ perfect to me!

 

Time Of Our Lives – Tyrone Wells

Released in 2010, Genre: Pop
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Lovable Lyrics:

It’s hard to walk away
From the best of days
But if it has to end
I’m glad you have been my friend
In the time of our lives

I Got You – Leona Lewis

Released in 2009, Genre: Pop
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Lovable Lyrics:

And when you need a place to run to
For better for worse
I got you

Angel – Natasha Bedingfield

Released in 2008, Genre: Pop
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Lovable Lyrics:

Protect you from the pain
I’ll keep you safe from danger
You’ll never hurt again
I’ll be your A-N-G-E-L

Anything You Can Do – Bernadette Peters & Tom Wopat

Released in 2008, Genre: Pop
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Lovable Lyrics:

Anything you can be, I can be greater
Sooner or later I’m greater than you
(No, you’re not) yes, I am

True Friend – Hannah Montana

Released in 2007, Genre: Pop
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Lovable Lyrics:

You’re a true friend
You’re here ’til the end
You pull me aside
When something ain’t right

 

On The Ride – Aly & AJ

Released in 2006, Genre: Pop
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Lovable Lyrics:

Never coming down from this mountain we’re on
The feeling’s so clear and it’s crazy up here
Life is amazing with you on the ride

You And Me – Rosie Thomas

Released in 2006, Genre: Pop
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Lovable Lyrics:

You and me
Me and you
There couldn’t be a better two

Shadow – Ashlee Simpson

Released in 2004, Genre: Pop
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Lovable Lyrics:

Mother, sister, father, sister, mother
Everything’s cool now
Mother, sister, father, sister, mother
Everything’s cool now
Oh, my life is good

For Good – Kristin Chenoweth & Idina Menzel

Released in 2003, Genre: Pop
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Lovable Lyrics:

It well may be
That we will never meet again
In this lifetime
So let me say before we part
So much of me
Is made of what I learned from you

Kind and Generous – Natalie Merchant

Released in 1998, Genre: Pop
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Lovable Lyrics:

I don’t know how you keep on giving
For your kindness, I’m in debt to you
And I never could have come this far without you

 

Spice Up Your Life – Spice Girls

Released in 1997, Genre: Pop
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Lovable Lyrics:

Shake it to the right
If ya know that you feel fine
Chicas to the front

Because You Loved Me – Celine Dion

Released in 1996, Genre: Pop
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Lovable Lyrics:

You gave me faith ’cause you believed
I’m everything I am
Because you loved me

You’ve Got A Friend In Me – Randy Newman

Released in 1995, Genre: Pop
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Lovable Lyrics:

Our friendship will never die
You’re gonna see it’s our destiny
You’ve got a friend in me

I Don’t Care – Shakespears Sister

Released in 1992, Genre: Pop
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Lovable Lyrics:

I don’t care if you act like a queen
I don’t care if you take it out on me
I’ve got 9 lives and I land on my feet
I don’t care

Wind Beneath My Wings – Bette Midler

Released in 1988, Genre: Pop
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Lovable Lyrics:

I can fly higher than an eagle
For you are the wind beneath my wings

 

Sisters Are Doin’ It For Themselves – Aretha Franklin & Eurythmics

Released in 1985, Genre: Pop
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Lovable Lyrics:

Mothers, daughters
And their daughters too
Woman to woman
We’re singin’ with you

Girls Just Want to Have Fun – Cyndi Lauper

Released in 1983, Genre: Pop
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Lovable Lyrics:

Oh girls just wanna have
That’s all they really want
Some fun

Bad Girls – Donna Summer

Released in 1979, Genre: Pop/Disco
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Lovable Lyrics:

Who they are
Like everybody else
They come from near and far
Bad girls

Many of your bridesmaids are considered your sisters. See our list of bridesmaids’ songs for weddings.

Country

When You Need It – Tenille Townes, Wrabel

Released in 2022, Genre: Masquerades
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Lovable Lyrics:

But sometimes a friend is all we’re needingAnd I’ll be there when you need itI’ll be there when you need it

Call Your Sister – Taylor Edwards

Released in 2021, Genre: Country
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Lovable Lyrics:

You can call your sister
When it feels like no one understands
I’ll be your secret keeper
When you can’t tell mom or trust your friends

Girls Need Girls – Sophia Scott

Released in 2021, Genre: Country
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Lovable Lyrics:

And let you cry when there ain’t no reason
God knows this world’s hard enough
Girls need girls
Girls need girls like us

 

Sister – Mickey Guyton

Released in 2019, Genre: Country
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Lovable Lyrics:

Yeah, you’re my sister
I got your back on the long drunk stumble home
Sister, I’ll be your “Hell yeah!” when all you ever heard was “No”

Highwomen – The Highwomen

Released in 2019, Genre: Country
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Lovable Lyrics:

We are the daughters of the silent generations
You sent our hearts to die alone in foreign nations
It may return to us as tiny drops of rain
But we will still remain

Sanctuary – Nashville Cast feat. Charles Esten & Lennon & Maisy

Released in 2017, Genre: Country
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Lovable Lyrics:

We have together
Is our shelter from the rain
I will share the weight you carry
Let me be your sanctuary

Sorority Girl – Luke Bryan

Released in 2013, Genre: Country
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Lovable Lyrics:

Ooh don’t know what I’m gonna do around those
Zeta’s, Theta’s, Chi O’s and little Phi Mu’s

Sister Oh Sister – Rosanne Cash

Released in 2012, Genre: Country
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Lovable Lyrics:

Sister, oh, sister
The whole house in shambles
You stood straight as a bean
You made a whole team
Out of me and you

 

Good Friend And A Glass Of Wine – LeAnn Rimes

Released in 2007, Genre: Country
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Lovable Lyrics:

I’d be happy to have a happy hour
When I’m tired and I’m fried it gets me right back on my feet
Any kind of red or white, a little sister time

My Wish – Rascal Flatts

Released in 2006, Genre: Country
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Lovable Lyrics:

And while you’re out there getting where you’re getting to
I hope you know somebody loves you, and wants the same things too
Yeah, this, is my wish

Whenever You Remember – Carrie Underwood

Released in 2005, Genre: Country
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Lovable Lyrics:

When all this world was there for us
And we believed that we could touch the sky
Whenever you remember, I’ll be there

My Sister – Reba McEntire

Released in 2005, Genre: Country
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Lovable Lyrics:

I remember how we’d fight
And make up and laugh all night
Wish we were kids again
My sister, my friend

Comfort – Deb Talan

Released in 2003, Genre: Country
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Lovable Lyrics:

When your heart feels undone
May you always find an open hand
And take comfort wherever you can, you can, you can

 

This One’s For The Girls – Martina McBride

Released in 2003, Genre: Country
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Lovable Lyrics:

Who’ve wished upon a shooting star
You’re beautiful the way you are
This one’s for the girls

There You’ll Be – Faith Hill

Released in 2001, Genre: Country
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Lovable Lyrics:

In my dreams I’ll always see you soar above the sky
In my heart there’ll always be a place for you
For all my life

I’ll Take Care of You – The Chicks

Released in 1998, Genre: Country
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Lovable Lyrics:

It’s never easy to get through
But when the laughter dies away
Then I’ll take care of you

Sister (I’d Choose You For My Friend) – Valerie DeLaCruz

Released in 1998, Genre: Country
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Lovable Lyrics:

Pure as gold, rare as a gem
If you weren’t my sister, I’d choose you for my friend

Come Some Rainy Day – Wynonna

Released in 1997, Genre: Country
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Lovable Lyrics:

Come some rainy day
How could I’ve known
That everything would change
Except the way I miss you

 

Sisters – Sweethearts Of The Rodeo

Released in 1991, Genre: Country
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Lovable Lyrics:

Together we will find
That this will stand the test of time
More than sisters, best of friends

Baby Sister – Dolly Parton

Released in 1968, Genre: Country
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Lovable Lyrics:

Baby sister, what a waste to see you in this place
I lose my mind from worrying over you

Your parents brought you into the world! See our lists of father and daughter wedding songs and mother and daughter wedding songs.

Indie

Hey, I’m Just Like You – Tegan and Sara

Released in 2019, Genre: Indie
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Lovable Lyrics:

Racing through the streets till we fly
Gold-colored prisms alive (the light, the light)
Headstrong tonight

Sister – K.Flay

Released in 2019, Genre: Indie
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Lovable Lyrics:

I wanna be your friend
I wanna be your sister
‘Til the end, ’til the end

Lost Without You – Freya Ridings

Released in 2017, Genre: Indie
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Lovable Lyrics:

This pain inside me
My world is crumbling
I should never have
Let you go
I think I’m lost without you

 

Sister – Angel Olsen

Released in 2016, Genre: Indie
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Lovable Lyrics:

Everywhere I go
I can see your face
Alive and gone at once
Hey, that’s the way I see this place

You Are My Sister – by Antony And The Johnsons

Released in 2005, Genre: Indie
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Lovable Lyrics:

You are my sister
And I love you
May all of your dreams come true

Shed Your Skin – Indigo Girls

Released in 1997, Genre: Indie
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Lovable Lyrics:

The days grow longer
As we grow stronger
So she’d your skin baby let it rip

You’ve Got A Friend – James Taylor

Released in 1971, Genre: Indie
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Lovable Lyrics:

Winter, spring, summer or fall
All you have to do is call
And I’ll be there
You’ve got a friend

If you have a stepdad, we have a list of you – Stepdad and stepdaughter wedding songs.

Other

My Sister – Shaybo And Jorja Smith

Released in 2021, Genre: Hip Hop
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Lovable Lyrics:

There’s money in this world to be made my sister
Yet, you’re sittin’ there cryin’ over a broke n****
He ripped your heart out, he left a hole in you

I Can’t Do It Alone – Catherine Zeta-Jones, Taye Diggs

Released in 2002, Genre: Jazz
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Lovable Lyrics:

My sister and I had an act that couldn’t flop
My sister and I were headed straight fo the top
My sister and I earned a thou a week at least

U.N.I.T.Y. – Queen Latifah

Released in 1993, Genre: Hip Hop
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Lovable Lyrics:

U.N.I.T.Y., U.N.I.T.Y. that’s a unity (Here we go, you gotta let him know)
(You go, come on, here we go)
U.N.I.T.Y., love a black woman from (You gotta let him know)

Miss Celie’s Blues (Sister) – Quincy Jones (Producer)

Released in 1986, Genre: Jazz
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Lovable Lyrics:

My sister
We sho’ ain’t got a whole lot of time
So shake your shimmy,
Sister
‘Cause honey the ‘shug
is feelin’ fine

Look at Little Sister – Stevie Ray Vaughan & Double Trouble

Released in 1985, Genre: Blues
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Lovable Lyrics:

Shakin’ like a tree….rollin’ like a log
Shakin’ and a rollin’ now….that ain’t all
Hey hey hey….look at little sister

 

We Are Family – Sister Sledge

Released in 1976, Genre: Disco
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Lovable Lyrics:

We are family (hey, y’all)
I got all my sisters with me
We are family
Get up everybody and sing

You’ve Got a Friend – Carole King

Released in 1971, Genre: Folk
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Lovable Lyrics:

All you have to do is call
And I’ll be there
You’ve got a friend

 


What is a bride-sister song during your wedding?

As a bride, you may want to offer a bride-sister song to dedicate to your sister and your special relationship. Your sister may want to do the same.

Bride-sister songs are songs that speak to the relationship between you and your sister or sisters.

Choosing the right song is important because your wedding day is important.

What is a good song to dedicate to your little sister?

A good song celebrates your little sister as someone you trust, love, and a true friend. Good little sister songs include “Dance Little Sister” by The Rolling Stones and “Look at Little Sister” by Stevie Ray Vaughan & Double Trouble.

What song should I dedicate to my older sister?

A good song celebrates your older sister as someone you trust, love, and a true friend. Good older sister songs include “Older Sister” by Carly Simon and “My Sister” by Reba McEntire.

How can I include my sister or the sister of the groom in the wedding?

The best way to honor your sister or the groom’s sister is to have her part of the wedding party as a bridesmaid or groomswoman. Depending on her age, you could also have her as the flower girl. Another option is to have per perform a ceremony reading.

When do we play the bride-sister song?

We recommend playing the song during the wedding reception so that everyone can participate in dancing to the song. But, if your sister is a musician, she might have written you a special song to play during the ceremony. We’ve seen a lot of talent in our days.

If you’d like to keep the moment private between you (as the bride) and your sister, play it during your wedding photos. Or while she is helping you with your gown. It makes a great photo opportunity.

What if I don’t have a sister?

Maybe you didn’t grow up with a sister. You could feel left out. Or your sister is estranged from you. Family estrangement seems to be on the trend, sadly. As with blended families. On the other hand, you may have discovered a long-lost sister or a half-sister, or you really bonded with your step-sister. Include them in your wedding celebration, by all means.

Your aunt may be very close to your age and fill that role in your life. And don’t forget about the besties. Sometimes childhood friends are closer than sisters. But be advised, that people have expectations during weddings that closely align with bloodlines than we would like to think. So, if you decide to include a sister song for a non-traditional role, talk about it with your spouse and wedding coordinator.

Sangeet and Sister Songs

Sisters gather to sing songs with and for the bride to go back to Punjabi culture. Singing jokes about your in-laws sound like a great way to start pre-wedding festivities and shake off some stress. This practice is part of the pre-ceremony festivities and, according to Lin & Jirsa, happens in the bride’s home or banquet hall.

Westerners could definitely take this tradition and incorporate it into their wedding receptions, especially as a group song with the bride, her sisters, and new sisters-in-law. The DJ could play the karaoke track or the sisters could all dance and sing along. Talk to your professional wedding planner and DJ for their advice on how this could be a fun part of your wedding. It would definitely make memories!

 

National Sisters Day and Weddings

Don’t forget about National Sisters Day, too. National Sisters Day is celebrated every year on the first Sunday in August. So, if that is the day of your wedding, it would be extra special to honor your sister. If your sister passed away, you may want to honor her or avoid this day. It really depends on you and your future husband.

If you have a sister song we should add to the list, please comment on it below.

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About Matthew Campbell

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Matthew (Matt) Campbell is the founder & editor of My Wedding Songs. He is a veteran wedding DJ and knows the latest music trends to help you pick your wedding songs quickly. His articles will help you find the bangers and romance for your wedding day – or simply earbud happiness. He is an active member in wedding planning and DJ Facebook groups. Matthew lives in Las Vegas, NV, and loves traveling with his wife in his spare time. Read Full Bio.

20 Comments

  1. Surprised to see Re: “My Sister” by Juliana Hatfield Three on this list. The song was originally released in 1993 and the opening lyrics are: “I hate my sister, she’s such a b*tch / She acts as if she doesn’t even know that I exist”.”

    1. Ho Corinne. Thank you for your feedback. Yes, the song does not describe a loving relationship between sisters. However, the song does describe a sister relationship. For those reading this, Hatfield’s song is one to avoid for any wedding!

  2. I think most of these are good songs for sisters, but whoever put “Little Sister” by Jewel clearly has not actually listened to the song. It is not a happy song at all, it is about trying and failing to help a little sister who is addicted to drugs, and I highly discourage playing it at a wedding.

  3. I have 9 Sister’s and 5 Brother’s and let me tell you I really love and appreciate them and I cherish our friendship and memories that we have been through we were so close together and if one of us was hurting we all supposed each other it was a warm and loving time together we knew who each other was as sisters and friends they really are your first along with our mom she was loving caring and understanding and patience and support our dreams and aspirations and we just knew our mom is the one who kept it together we miss her more and more since God took her in 2014 and I am shamed to say now for whatever reason our sisters all have scattered and our closeness don’t feel the same yes we love each other but I am here to tell you that if u have sister or Sister’s do everything with them and cherish every day and night and never stop loving or going out days together dance talks smiles etc my point is if you have a special song for them or poem should share it with them because as you know tomorrow is not promised and then you wish you all reached out to say all

    1. Hi Kate. I am assuming you are talking about the theme song from the sitcom Sister Sister? The song by Tia & Tamera Mowry. I also see the same song title by Berlin Irving. However, neither song is available on Youtube, Amazon or iTunes??!!

    1. Hi Irene. Sorry, we do not have any recommendations for half sister songs at this time. Thanks for posting though and we will research for a fusture post. Hopefully someone else has some suggestions.

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