r-n-b wedding cake cutting songs

The wedding cake is one of the main features of wedding receptions. It is so much more than dessert servings after the main course. The cutting of the wedding cake symbolizes the first task a bride and groom perform together as husband and wife. Just as the first dance symbolizes the first dance as a married couple. For those who love R&B music style, enjoy our list of 21 R&B wedding cake cutting songs.

r-n-b wedding cake cutting songs

Rhythm and blues, commonly referred to as R&B, is a music style that combines Pop, Blues, Soul, Funk, Hip Hop, Gospel, and Jazz. The mix of Soul into R&B makes it the perfect pairing with wedding music.

Included in our list of R&B cake cutting songs are mostly current songs not overplayed, or even played at all. So, if you want songs more unique to you, you will find the below from just artists like Arika Kane, Shaliek, and Will Downing. However, if you like the R&B classics, we have you covered too including Sade, Four Tops, Foundations, and Nat King Cole.

If you are here, then you love R&B as much as we do. So, be sure to check out these other great song lists:

R&B Wedding Cake Cutting Songs

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Antidote
Nao feat. Adekunle Gold
2021

It’s incredible, I put you on the pedestal
I mean, oh, you’re magical
You are special
You changed my life, it’s a miracle
I’m in love, you already know


Love Somebody
Rotimi
2020

Until you love somebody
Like one, two, three
Trust me you haven’t lived
Until you love somebody


Falling for You
Alex Harris
2020

every day got me feeling brand new
crazy bout the things you do
every day I keep falling
can’t resist
I’m falling for you


When You Love Somebody
Robin Thicke
2019

‘Cause when you love somebody, and need somebody
No need to fight it, so help me help you
Love somebody, and need somebody, we’ll be somebody
So help me help you love


Find Someone Like You
Snoh Aalegra
2019

I’ve been waitin’ my whole life, to find someone like you
Find someone like you
Maybe I, I want this, I want this to last forever
Maybe I, I want this, can we make this last forever?


Beyond
Leon Bridges
2018

She might just be my everything and beyond
Space and time in the afterlife


Today I Do
Tamia
2018

Crowded room
But my eyes are only on you
Can’t take ’em off
‘Cause I’m watching my dreams come true


Wonderful – Arika Kane feat. Kmelz
2017

If I could show you
how much I love you I would


I’m Blessed – Charlie Wilson feat. T.I.
2017

Ask me how I’m doing
I’m blessed, yes
Living every moment, no regrets


Loved By You – Mali Music feat. Jazmine Sullivan
2017

Yes, it’s so good, yah
To be loved you
Oh you know and I talk to you
It’s so good, good
To be loved by you


My Love – Shaliek
2017

Everyday my praises go up
‘Cause I know you’re a blessin’ that came down
The future’s lookin’ bright for us
Promise me you’ll stay around


Every Kind Of Way – H.E.R.
2017

I’ll never get up
Stay here forever, babe
It don’t get no better than this
Your kiss


My Forever – Tamar Braxton
2017

Cause my forever is you
No wonderin’ who I’ll be with
Its like I’ve always known who
Boy my forever is you


Why I Love You – MAJOR.
2016

I found love in you
And I learned to love me too
Never have I felt that I could be all that you see
It’s like our hearts have intertwined into the perfect harmony


Birthday Cake – Rihanna Featuring Chris Brown
2011, R&B

It’s not even my birthday
But he wanna lick the icing off
I know you want it in the worst way
Can’t wait to blow my candles out


Halo – Beyoncé
2008

Don’t fly me away
Don’t need to buy a diamond key to unlock my heart
You shelter my soul
You’re my fire when I’m cold
I want you to know
You had me at hello


Because of You – Ne-Yo
2007

I’m so strung out on you
I can barely move, but I like it
And it’s all because of you


The Sweetest Thing – Lauryn Hill
1997

Ooo baby just to hear you speak
Makes me argue just to see
How much you’re in love with me
See like a queen a queen upon her throne


This Will Be (An Everlasting Love) – Natalie Cole
1975

Hugging and squeezing, and kissing and pleasing
Together forever throughever whatever
Yeah, yeah, yeah, you and me


Build Me Up Buttercup – The Foundations
1968

Why do you build me up
(Build me up)
Buttercup, baby
Just to let me down
(Let me down)
And mess me around


I Can’t Help Myself (Sugar Pie Honey Bunch) – Four Tops
1965

When you snap your fingers
Or wink your eye
I come a running to you
I’m tied to you, baby
And there’s nothing I can do


L-O-V-E – Nat King Cole
1964

L is for the way you look-you lookin at me
O is for the only one I see
V is very very extra-ordinary, now
E is even more than any anyone that you adore can


If you have an R&B wedding cake cutting song that should be included on our list, be sure to comment below. We do read and respond to every suggestion.


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