Best Classic & Modern Wedding Songs of All Times (You Only Need This List!)

Best Wedding Songs Ever

Music can make or break a party making the song selection for your wedding quite an important task on your to-do list. If you have not already started years ago to compile the song list for the most special day of your life, rushing through it now will likely result in leaving out some really wonderful songs that you would have wanted.

Here are some really beautiful classic and modern weddings songs to make your wedding day even more magic!


Best Wedding Songs of All Times 


Songs Played During Arrival of the Guests


"Jesus, Joy of Man's Desiring" - Johann Sebastian Bach

"Air from Water Music" - Handel

"The Blue Danube" - Strauss II


"Your Love" - Jim Brickman and Michelle Write

"My Valentine" - Martina Mcbride

"Born for You"  - David Pomeranz


Songs for Walking Down the Aisle


"Air on the G String" - Johann Sebastian Bach

"Bridal Chorus" - Wagner


“Feels Likes Home” – Chantal Kreviazuk

"A Thousand Years" - Christina Perri


Songs for Signing the Papers & Recessional


"Canon in D" - Pachelbel

"Suite For Solo Cello" - Johann Sebastian Bach

"Clair de Lune" - Debussy

"Sheep May Safely Graze"- Johann Sebastian Bach

"Wedding March" - Mendelssohn (Recessional)

"Rondeau" - Jean Joseph Mouret (Recessional)


"Endless Love" - Diana Ross & Lionel Richie

"Unchained Love" - Righteous Brothers

"Can't Help Falling In Love" - Elvis Presley

"All of Me" - John Legend


Wedding Reception Songs


"Spring" (Four Seasons) - Vivaldi

"Waltz of the Flowers" - Tchaikovsky

"Serenade" - Schubert


"First Day Of My Life” – Bright Eyes

"Paris" - The Chainsmokers

“More Than Words” – Extreme

"When You Say Nothing At All" - Ronan Keating

"You're Still The One" - Shania Twain

“Come Away with Me” - Norah Jones 

"I Don't Want to Miss a Thing" - Aerosmith

"Wonderful Tonight" - Eric Clapton

"Lets Get It On" - Marvin Gaye


Songs for the First Dance

First Dance With Hubby

“If I Ain’t Got You” – Alicia Keys

“You Are So Beautiful” – Joe Cocker

“A Groovy Kind of Love” – Phil Collins

“Only You” – The Platters

"True Colours" - Cyndi Lauper

Father - Daughter Dance

“The Way You Look Tonight” - Frank Sinatra

“Can You Feel the Love Tonight” – Elton John

“Stand By Me” – Ben E. King


Songs to Get the Party Started!

“Marry You” – Bruno Mars

"Postcards" - James Blunt

"Just The Way You Are" - Bruno Mars

“Beautiful Day” – U2

“Twist and Shout” – The Beatles

"Girls Just Want To Have Fun" - Cyndi Lauper

"Single Ladies" - Beyoncé (Give them a song!)


Songs for Later during the Night

“Together Forever” – Rick Astley

“Dancing in the Dark” – Bruce Springsteen

"Pump Up the Jam” – Technotronic

"Can't Buy Me Love" - The Beatles

"U Can't Touch This" - MC Hammer

"What is love?" - Haddaway


Songs for Even Later That Night..

"I'd Do Anything For Love" - Meat Loaf

"Take on Me" - a-ha

"Time After Time" - Cyndi Lauper 

Best Classic & Modern Wedding Songs of All Times (You Only Need This List!)

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