incredibly romantic first dance songs

The 1st dance during the wedding reception marks the first dance as a married couple. Many brides and grooms select songs that have special meaning to them. Maybe it was a song playing during their first kiss or a song playing during the marriage proposal. However, what do you do if you do not have a special song? Well, check out our list below of 50 incredibly romantic first dance songs.

incredibly romantic first dance songs

Just for you, we tried not to select songs not already being played at every other wedding. You will not see the songs All Of Me by John Legend or God Bless The Broken Road by Rascal Flatts. Rather, you will find little-hidden gems to make for a romantic dance between a bride and groom.

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Romantic First Dance Songs

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Xavier Omär – So Much More

I prayed a thousand prayers
I found someone who cares
And so much more than anything I dreamed of

Will Downing – One In A Million

A million ways to please a woman
You got to be her best friend
Let her now she can depend
Be her rock until the end

Chris Stapleton – Joy of My Life

She takes me by the hand
I am the luckiest man alive
Did I tell you, baby
You are the joy of my life

Hollow Coves – Evermore

That day I came to find
That you are all
I was hoping for
It’s you I’ll call
My evermore

Chase Rice – Forever To Go

The honeymoon phase
And butterflies fade
But I’ll never let you go

Ronan Keating, Emeli Sandé – One Of A Kind

Our love will always live on
Will you dance with me as the choir sings?
Your love is one of a kind

Garrett Kato – It’s Easier When You’re Standing There

And I will surrender all of my glory for you dear
And I’ll be yours to keep

Aloe Blacc – I Do

Didn’t ever think that
I could ever say “I promise you”
And now I do
Now I do

Jacob Banks – Like You’ll Never See Me Again

Every time you touch me
Touch me like this is the last time
Promise that you’ll love me
Love me like you’ll never see me again

Niall Horan – Black And White (Stripped)

Swear in front of all our friends
There’ll never be another
I promise that I’ll love you for the rest of my life

Kem – Lie To Me

Take a look around you
Tell me baby can’t you see
That I loved you right from the start?
You wear the crown in my heart

Luke Combs – Forever After All

Other things that I could look at my whole life
A love like that makes a man have second thoughts
Maybe some things last forever after all

Declan J Donovan – Perfectly Imperfect

I want you like I need it
There’s nothing you could try to change my mind
‘Cause I’m in love with you

Phora, Jhené Aiko – Stars In The Sky

Said I complete you
Do you need me like I need you?
All that I want is to keep you
Here with me, right by my side

Ronan Keating – Forever Aint Enough

I see a future in your eyes
The second I saw it, I knew
Forever ain’t enough with you

LANY – nobody else

And if heaven doesn’t want us, would you go with me to hell?
Hope you know I don’t want nobody else

Kem, Toni Braxton – Live Out Your Love

I’m in love again (I’ll do whatever you want me to do)
I’m in love again
So in love with you

Anders Sohn – Forever & Back

Just like the sunrise
Makes every morning
Count on me like that
I love you forever and back

Music Travel Love – The Only One

Don’t you know that i’ll always be there
Baby I swear, ’till my days on this earth are done
You’re the only one

John Newman – Stand By Me

I know at times I get too much
You must feel like giving up
But you stand by me

Muscadine Bloodline – Here Goes Nothing

Here goes nothing to lose but you and me together forever
‘Cause you’re the one I want

Isaac Carree – HER

When I think of her I’m just thanking you
When I give her love I’m just thanking You
Married and in love I’m just thanking You

Ledisi, PJ Morton – Anything For You

I’ll do anything for you
You are my life (my life), one means us two
(I’ll do) anything, anything for you

Kane Brown – Worship You

And I ain’t saying you can walk on water
Or that you can turn it into wine
But, girl, it feels like a miracle
That you’re mine

Big Thief – Love In Mine

When I ramble on
And I often do
Remind me
To travel on to you

Ne-Yo, Jeremih – U 2 Luv

I only want you to love (You to love, oh, oh)
I don’t want nobody else

Justin Bieber – Intentions (Acoustic)

Love you now, a little more tomorrow
That’s how I feel
Act like you know that you are

Gabby Barrett – Hall of Fame

They’d hang your picture on the wall
And write your name
If love had a hall of fame

Blake Shelton, Gwen Stefani – Nobody But You

I don’t wanna live without you
I don’t wanna even breathe
I don’t wanna dream about you
Wanna wake up with you next to me

The Suddenlys – I Want To Make You Mine

You and me, it’s all we’ll ever need
Even if the sun refused to shine
As long as you are mine

Tim McGraw – Damn Sure Do

So I thank my lucky stars
With my hand here on my heart
Do I want you? Gotta have you, near you
Well, I damn sure do

Us The Duo – No Matter Where You Are (Wedding Version)

I’ll take care of you
and love you just because
You and I are better than forever

Caleb and Kelsey – Dance With Me

Dance with me
This is how life should be
Just you and me

Pink Sweat$ – 17

Just promise you’ll never change
And I’ll always be the same
We’ll be dancing the same groove
When we’re ninety-two, the same as seventeen

Jonny Houlihan – So in Love With You

Am gonna get down on one knee
Look up into your eyes
And girl, ask you to be my wife
And pray that you say “Yes”

Brian McKnight – Nobody

I’ll hold
Nobody’s hand but yours
You can believe for sure
I’ll be nobody’s man but yours

CAL – Dressed Up In White

And it goes
I wanna see you all dressed up in white
Baby I’m gonna love you for the rest of my life
And I told you since I met you
That you’d always be mine

Forest Blakk – If You Love Her

Let your arms be a place
She feels safe in
She’s the best thing that you’ll ever have

Alex Harris – Falling for You

Found a place for my soul
you’re the good I’ve been waiting for
and I won’t let go

Alexander Jean – Highs and Lows

I’ll love you from the highest of highs
To the lowest of lows
I’m gonna love you
When we’re at each other’s throat
I’ll love you from the highest of highs
To the lowest of lows

Sheffield – Forever From Now

I will love you forever from now
And I will hold you like no one’s around
Forever from now

Taylor Swift – Lover (First Dance Remix)

Can I go where you go?
Can we always be this close?
Forever and ever

Jacob Lee – I Belong to You

Here at the altar
I refuse to grow older
Unless it’s with you
I fell in love
And made you a promise

LEXANNA – Parachute

Thought I was safe to fly up that high when I fell for you
But I should have used a parachute

Dan + Shay, Justin Bieber – 10,000 Hours

If it’s ten thousand hours or the rest of my life
I’m gonna love you

James TW – Incredible

In your embrace, this crowded room doesn’t matter
But dancing like it’s our own stage
My love, I just wanna say that you look incredible tonight

O.A.R. – All Because Of You

It’s all because
I wanna matter when we go outside and
Hold your hand when we say goodnight

Snoh Aalegra – Find Someone Like You

I’ve been waitin’ my whole life, to find someone like you
Find someone like you

Andy Grammer – I Am Yours

I am yours
Now and always
Wouldn’t dream to be anything more

Johnny Gill, Ralph Tresvant – Perfect

Oh, girl I’m telling you you’re perfect
Girl, you’re so damn perfect
You’re perfect for me

Did you find a song you liked? Awesome, please let us know below which song you played for your first dance.

If you did not find a song you liked, please comment below which song you did end up playing that is incredibly romantic and maybe share why it was such a romantic song for you and your lover.

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