30 Best Daddy-themed Songs for a Wedding Playlist

Updated March 18, 2024 | Author: Matthew Campbell

Calling all all-star daddy’s! This playlist will help you find the perfect song to celebrate the incredible guy who’s always had your back. Get ready to hit the feels with heartwarming classics or upbeat jams that are guaranteed to get Daddy on the dance floor.

From dedications that express your gratitude to dance floor anthems, I’ve got you covered! Let’s find the perfect soundtrack to honor the man who deserves a round of applause on your wedding day!

Daddy Songs in the title

Daddy songs can also be played in memory of their daddy at any event including the funeral. My song list covers many different music genres including country, R&B, jazz, and hip-hop. Surprisingly there are not any rock songs. We also covered many different music eras from 1950 through today.

  1. “Daddy” by Coldplay (Alternative – 2019)
  2. “Daddy” by Beyoncé (Pop – 2003)
  3. “Daddy Lessons” by Beyonce (Pop – 2016)
  4. “Hey Daddy (Daddy’s Home)” by Usher (R&B – 2009)
  5. “Drive (For Daddy Gene)” by Alan Jackson (Country – 2002)
  6. “DADDY” by PSY, CL (Pop – 2015)
  7. “Daddy “by Cera Gibson (Pop – 2022)
  8. “Stuntin’ Like My Dady” by Birdman, Lil Wayne (Hip Hop – 2006)
  9. “Daddy” by Abby Anderson (Country – 2014)
  10. “Daddy” Aya Nakamura, SDM (R&B – 2023)
  11. “Daddy Issues” by Demi Lovato (Pop – 2017)
  12. “Daddy Cool” by Boney M. (Pop – 1993)
  13. “Daddy” by SAKIMA, ylxr (Pop – 2017)
  14. “Daddy” by Sleepsleep, Tahlia Paris (House – 2022)
  15. “Saddy Daddy-O” by Artimus Wolz (Comedy – 2022)
  16. “Daddy Issues” by The Neighbourhood (Alternative – 2015)
  17. “Daddy’s Little Girl” by The Shires (Country – 2016)
  18. “Daddy” by Nourished by Time (Alternative – 2023)
  19. “Me Nice Daddy” by Darell, Omar Courtz (Latin – 2023)
  20. “Daddy Wasn’t There” by Done Again (Tribute- 2013)
 

Build Me A Daddy – Luke Bryan

Released in 2020 on the album Born Here Live Here Die Here

Lyrics To Inspire You:

Maybe you could bring him back?
If I walked in with him, it’d sure make mama happy
If you could build me a daddy

Daddy Lessons – Beyoncé

Released in 2019 on the album Lemonade

Lyrics To Inspire You:

With his right hand on his rifle
He swore it on the bible
My daddy said shoot

You Can Let Go Now Daddy – Patricia Maguire

Released in 2018 on the album It Must Be Love

Lyrics To Inspire You:

I took a deep breath and hollored
As I headed to the stret
You can let go now, Daddy

Mama’s Sunshine, Daddy’s Rain – Drew Holcomb & The Neighbors

Released in 2017 on the album Souvenir

Lyrics To Inspire You:

You’re like a piece of heaven, in a hurricane
And it’s bubbling over, like a sweet champagne
You got your mama’s sunshine, you got your daddy’s rain

Dance Like Yo Daddy – Meghan Trainor

Released in 2016 on the album Thank You

Lyrics To Inspire You:

I want you dance like yo daddy (come on)
Dance like yo daddy (come on)
Come on and move like yo mama, you know you wanna

 

Daddy’s Little Girl – The Shires

Released in 2016 on the album My Universe

A great daddy and daughter dance song!

Lyrics To Inspire You:

Turns out he was wrapped around mine
He said, “You can be anything you want to in this great big world”
But I’m always gonna be daddy’s little girl, daddy’s little girl

Daddy Doesn’t Pray Anymore – Chris Stapleton

Released in 2015 on the album Traveller

Lyrics To Inspire You:

Today I followed daddy down to church
And listened to the preacher read God’s word
We sang his favorite hymn but daddy didn’t make a sound

Daddy Issues – The Neighbourhood

Released in 2015 on the album Wiped Out!

Lyrics To Inspire You:

And if you were my little girl
I’d do whatever I could do
I’d run away and hide with you
I know that you got daddy issues, and I do too

Daddy – Abby Anderson

Released in 2014 on the album Daddy

A perfect daddy and daughter dance song at weddings.

Lyrics To Inspire You:

He treats me like a queen just like you, just like you do
He’s my shoulder to cry on, he’s my best friend
Oh, and daddy, he loves me just like you

Daddy Dance With Me – Krystal Keith

Released in 2013 on the album Whiskey & Lace
Genre: Country

Lyrics To Inspire You:

I want you to see the woman I’ve become
Daddy don’t let go
I want you to know I’ll always need your love

 

Run Daddy Run – Miranda Lambert

Released in 2012 on the album The Hunger Games: Songs from District 12 and Beyond

Lyrics To Inspire You:

Daddy can you hear the devil drawing near
Like a bullet from a gun, run daddy run

Cat Daddy – Rej3ctz

Released in 2011 on the album Cat Daddy
Genre: Hip Hop

Lyrics To Inspire You:

Cat daddy when I dougie, cat daddy when I member
(When I member) Rockin’ skinnies, they for Rej3ctz, I remember
Competition see the Creez, they surrender

Hey Daddy (Daddy’s Home) – Usher Featuring Plies

Released in 2009 on the album Raymond v. Raymond
Genre: R&B

Lyrics To Inspire You:

Is you say, “Daddy’s home, home for me”
And I know you’ve been waiting for this lovin’ all day
You know your daddy’s home (daddy’s home)

Daddy’s Little Girl – Pitbull featuring Slim

Released in 2009 on the album Pitbull Starring in Rebelution
Genre: Hip Hop

Lyrics To Inspire You:

All your life you wanted
Only one thing,
And that was to say
(she was daddy’s little girl)

Stuntin’ Like My Daddy – Birdman

Released in 2006 on the album Like Father, Like Son

Lyrics To Inspire You:

And I be stuntin’ like my daddy, stuntin’ like my daddy
Stuntin’ like my daddy, I be stuntin’ like my daddy

 

Daddy – Beyonce

Released in 2003 on the album Dangerously in Love
Genre: R&B

Lyrics To Inspire You:

I want
My unborn son
To be like my daddy
I want my husband to be like my daddy

Daddy’s Little Girl – Michael Bolton

Released in 2003 on the album Vintage

Lyrics To Inspire You:

You warm my day, brighten my night
You’re sugar, you’re spice, you’re everything nice
And you’re daddy’s little girl

Who’s Your Daddy? – Toby Keith

Released in 2002 on the album Unleashed
Genre: Country

Lyrics To Inspire You:

Who’s your daddy? Who’s your baby?
Who’s your buddy? Who’s your friend?
And who’s the one guy that you come runnin’ to

Drive (For Daddy Gene) – Alan Jackson

Released in 2002 on the album Drive

Lyrics To Inspire You:

Just a little lake across the Alabama line
But I was king of the ocean
When daddy let me
Drive

Daddy Never Was the Cadillac Kind – Confederate Railroad

Released in 1994 on the album Notorious

Lyrics To Inspire You:

He said some things just glitter and shine
He taught us that love was the one thing money couldn’t buy
Daddy never was the Cadillac kind

 

Daddy’s Money – Ricochet

Released in 1994 on the album Ricochet

Lyrics To Inspire You:

She’s got her daddy’s money
Her mama’s good looks
And look who’s lookin’ at me

Daddy’s Hands – Holly Dunn

Released in 1984 on the album Holly Dunn
Genre: Country

A classic country daddy-daughter dance song.

Lyrics To Inspire You:

Daddy’s hands were hard as steel when I’d done wrong
Daddy’s hands weren’t always gentle but I’ve come to understand
There was always love in daddy’s hands

Daddy Cool – Boney M.

Released in 1976 on the album Take the Heat off Me

Lyrics To Inspire You:

She’s crazy like a fool
Wild about Daddy Cool
I’m crazy like a fool
Wild about Daddy Cool

Daddy’s Girl – Red Sovine

Released in 1975 on the album Chart
Genre: Country

Lyrics To Inspire You:

Daddy’s Girl, Daddy’s Girl
I’m the centre of Daddy’s world
I know I’m Daddy’s number one

Sugar Daddy – Jackson 5

Released in 1971 on the album Sugar Daddy

Lyrics To Inspire You:

I’m gonna be your sugar daddy
Give you honey all my money
Well L.A. to Cincinnati
That’s how far I’d crawl for you

 

Daddy Sang Bass – Johnny Cash

Released in 1968 on the album Folsom Prison Blues
Genre: Country

Lyrics To Inspire You:

daddy sang bass (mama sang tenor)
me and little brother would join right in there
’cause singin’ seems to help a troubled soul

Only Daddy That’ll Walk The Line – Waylon Jennings

Released in 1968 on the album Only the Greatest

Lyrics To Inspire You:

You said I was the only man in this whole world
You better do some thinkin’, then you’ll find
You got the only daddy that’ll walk the line

Daddy’s Little Girl – Al Martino

Released in 1967 on the album Daddy’s Little Girl

Lyrics To Inspire You:

You’re the end of the rainbow, my pot of gold
You’re daddy’s little girl to have and hold
A precious gem is what you are

Daddy’s Little Girl – Mills Brothers

Released in 1950 on the album Daddy’s Little Girl
Genre: Jazz

Lyrics To Inspire You:

You’re daddy’s little girl to have and to hold
A precious gem is what you are
You’re mommy’s bright and shining star

Daddy – Sammy Kaye

Released in 1941 on the album Sammy Kaye

Lyrics To Inspire You:

Hey, daddy, gee, don’t I look swell in sables
Clothes with Paris labels
Daddy, you oughta get the best for me

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matt

I have always had a love for music and the way it makes you feel. My passion grew for wedding celebrations with years as a wedding DJ. Now, as a wedding music planner, I research popular and unique wedding songs to create personalized playlists for couples and help wedding pros curate crowd-cheering music. Let’s get the party started! – Read More About Me

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