02/24/16

Wedding Song Ideas 2016

We are back with our 2nd edition of Wedding Song Ideas (check out Part 1 here)! Choosing those special songs for your wedding day can be challenging for many couples, so we’ve compiled a list of ideas – both Classic and Contemporary – for all those memorable moments.

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Classic:

  1. Hallelujah / Jeff Buckeley
  2. Summer Guest / Ásgeir
  3. Maybe I’m Amazed / Vitamin String Quartet
  4. La Valse de L’Amour / Patrick Doyle
  5. Beethoven’s 5 Secrets / The Piano Guys
  6. Clair de Lune / Clade Debussy
  7. Jesu Joy of Man’s Desiring / Johann Sebastian Bach
  8. Your Guardian Angel / Vitamin String Quartet
  9. Here Comes the Sun / Guitar Dreamers
  10. I’m Ready / Bryan Adams

Contemporary:

  1. Boom Clap / Lennon & Maisy
  2. Flightless Bird, American Mouth / Iron & Wine
  3. Turning Page / Sleeping at Last
  4. What Love is All About / Johnny Reid
  5. Somewhere Only We Knew / Lily Allen
  6. Love / Matt White
  7. Love Someone / Jason Mraz
  8. You and I / Michael Bublé
  9. When You Say You Love Me / Josh Groban
  10. Falling in Love at a Coffee Shop / Landon Pigg

Bridesmaid DressesGrand Entrance

Classic:

  1. Signed, Sealed, Delivered / Stevie Wonder
  2. You Make My Dreams Come True / Hall & Oats
  3. It’s Not Unusual / Tom Jones
  4. Could You be Loved / Bob Marley and the Wailers
  5. Come Fly With Me / Frank Sinatra
  6. That’s Amore / Dean Martin
  7. You’re My Best Friend / Queen
  8. Bittersweet Symphony / The Vitamin String Quartet
  9. This Will Be / Natalia Cole
  10. Get Ready / The Temptations

Contemporary:

  1. Happy / Pharrell Williams
  2. Shut Up and Dance / Walk the Moon
  3. Honey, I’m Good / Andy Grammar
  4. Sugar / Maroon 5
  5. Adventure of a lifetime / Coldplay
  6. I Got U / Duke Dumont feat. Jax Jones
  7. Top of the World / Tim McGraw
  8. Love Is / Rod Stewart
  9. Good Life / Kanye West feat. T-Pain
  10. Best Day of My Life / American Authors

party dressesFirst Dance

Classic:

  1. It Had To Be You / Billie Holiday
  2. Something In The Way She Moves / James Taylor
  3. Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic / Sleeping At Last (cover of The Police)
  4. Let’s Stay Together / Al Green
  5. You Are So Beautiful / Joe Cocker
  6. I Cross My Heart / George Strait
  7. Crazy Love / Van Morrison
  8. Endless Love / Diana Ross & Lionel Richie
  9. Unchained Melody / Righteous Brothers
  10. La Vie en Rose / Andrea Bocelli

Contemporary:

  1. Thinking Out Loud / Ed Sheeran
  2. Purpose / Justin Bieber
  3. Tenerife Sea / Ed Sheeran
  4. How Long Will I Love You / Ellie Goulding
  5. Latch (Acoustic) / Sam Smith
  6. State of Grace (Acoustic) / Taylor Swift
  7. I’m Gonna Be (500 Miles) / Sleeping At Last
  8. Die a Happy Man / Thomas Rhett
  9. Heartbeat / Chris Young
  10. Close Your Eyes / Michael Bublé
  11. The One / Kodaline

https://www.jojobride.co.ukParent Dance

Classic:

  1. Cupid Shuffle / Cupid
  2. Overjoyed / Stevie Wonder
  3. I’ll Be Seeing You / Billy Holiday
  4. When the Stars Go Blue / Tim McGraw
  5. When You Need Me / Bruce Springsteen
  6. Landslide / Fleetwood Mac
  7. When You’re Smiling / Louis Armstrong
  8. The Prayer / Céline Dion & Andrea Bocelli
  9. Cinderella / Steven Curtis Chapman
  10. Love Me Tender / Barbara Streisand (with Elvis Presley)

Contemporary:

  1. To the Moon and Back / Luke Bryan
  2. Book of Love / Peter Gabriel
  3. Even My Dad Does Sometimes / Ed Sheeran
  4. I’ve Got You (And You’ve Got Me) / Lennon & Maisy
  5. Stars / Alessia Cara
  6. Golden / Lady Antebellum
  7. Across the Universe / Rufus Wainwright
  8. By Your Side / Sade
  9. Lost Stars / Adam Levine
  10. In My Life / Diana Krall

bridesmaid dressesBouquet/Garter Toss

Classic:

  1. Walk this Way / Aerosmith & Run – DMC
  2. Hit Me With Your Best Shot / Pat Benatar
  3. A Little Less Conversation / Elvis Presley
  4. U Can’t Touch This / MC Hammer
  5. Last Dance / Donna Summer
  6. The Final Countdown / Europe
  7. I Got You / James Brown & His Famous Flames
  8. Burning Down the House / Talking Heads
  9. Whip It / Devo
  10. She’s a Lady / Tom Jones

Contemporary:

  1. Watch Me / Silento
  2. Hot in Here / Nelly
  3. Partition / Beyoncé
  4. Country Girl / Luke Bryan
  5. Milkshake / Kelis
  6. Marvin Gaye / Charlie Puth & Meghan Trainor
  7. S.O.B / Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats
  8. My House / Flo Rida
  9. Hey Mama / David Guetta ft. Nicki Minaj, Bebe Rexha & Afrojack
  10. Don’t Stop The Party / Pitbull

Photo Credits (top-bottom): Carey Nash Photography, Brianna Hughes Photography, DQ Studios, Kelly Redinger Photographer, DQ Studios.

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Jennifer + Team | Jennifer Bergman Weddings
Edmonton Wedding Planning + Design

10/11/13

Wedding Song Ideas

Choosing your wedding music can be a daunting task that many couples struggle with. We’ve created a list of both Classic and Contemporary song selections for all those memorable moments throughout your wedding day. Leave a comment with your additions and we’ll keep adding to the list!

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Ceremony

Wedding Ceremony Songs

C.J. Scott Photography; Sharon Litchfield Photography

Classic:

  1. Bridal March (Instrumental) / Jonathan Cain
  2. Because You Loved Me / Celine Dion
  3. Canon in D / Johann Pachelbel
  4. Ava Maria / Schubert
  5. Somewhere Over the Rainbow / Israel Kamikawiwo’ole
  6. Songbird / Fleetwood Mac
  7. Con Te Partro / Andrea Bocelli
  8. Only Time / Enya
  9. When I Fall In Love / Nat King Cole
  10. Fairytale / Enya

 

Contemporary:

  1. A Thousand Years / Christina Perry
  2. Marry Me / Train
  3. Marry You / Bruno Mars
  4. All of Me / John Legend
  5. Everything / Lifehouse
  6. Better Together / Jack Johnson
  7. Till Kingdom Come / Coldplay
  8. Ho Hey / Lumineers
  9. Love Song / Taylor Swift
  10. Make You Feel My Love / Adele & Garth Brooks

 

Grand Entrance Song

Katch Studios

Grand Entrance

Classic:

  1. How Sweet It Is / James Taylor
  2. Eye Of The Tiger / Survivor
  3. Beautiful Day / U2
  4. Finally / Ce Ce Penniston
  5. Love & Marriage / Frank Sinatra
  6. Here Comes The Sun / The Beatles (Glee Cast)
  7. We Got Married in Jackson / Johnny Cash & June Carter
  8. White Wedding / Billy Idol
  9. Let’s Get Married / Jagged Edge
  10. Celebration / Kool & The Gang

 

Contemporary:

  1. Treasure / Bruno Mars
  2. Home / Phillip Phillips
  3. Love Stoned / Justin Timberlake
  4. Just The Way You Are / Bruno Mars
  5. The Other Side / Jason Derulo
  6. Like Home / Nicky Romero & NERVO
  7. Feel So Close / Calvin Harris
  8. I Gotta Feeling / The Black Eyed Peas
  9. Crazy In Love / Beyoncé
  10. Home / Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros
  11. Wake Me Up / Avicii

 

Wedding Song Ideas

Carey Nash Photography

First Dance

Classic:

  1. The Way You Look Tonight / Frank Sinatra
  2. Time After Time / Rod Stewart
  3. All for Love / Bryan Adams
  4. At Last / Etta James
  5. When a Man Loves a Woman / Michael Bolton
  6. Amazed / Lonestar
  7. Can’t Help Falling In Love / Elvis Presley
  8. Lost Together / Blue Rodeo
  9. Your Song / Elton John
  10. I’ll Be / Edwin McCain
  11. L.O.V.E. / Nat King Cole

 

Modern:

  1. Angel / Robin Thicke
  2. Forever / Ben Harper
  3. Giving Myself / Jennifer Hudson
  4. Wanted / Hunter Hayes
  5. Everything / Michael Buble
  6. Not Even The King / Alicia Keys
  7. I Won’t Give Up / Jason Mraz
  8. Us Against The World / Coldplay
  9. Bubbly / Colbie Caillat
  10. Dance With Me / Johnny Reid
  11. All Of Me / John Legend
  12. Young & Beautiful / Lana Del Ray

 

Wedding Song Ideas

Sharon Litchfield Photography

Father-Daughter / Mother-Son Dance

Classic:

  1. Butterfly Kisses / Bob Carlisle
  2. Wonderful World / Louis Armstrong
  3. Unforgettable / Nat King Cole & Natalie Cole
  4. Forever Young / Rod Stewart
  5. Isn’t She Lovely / Stevie Wonder
  6. Wonderful Tonight / Eric Clapton
  7. Loved Her First / Heartland
  8. Stand by Me / Ben E. King
  9. Moon River / Frank Sinatra
  10. All You Need Is Love / The Beatles

 

Contemporary:

  1. Mama’s Song / Carrie Underwood
  2. Daughter / John Mayer
  3. My Wish / Rascal Flatts
  4. You Raise Me Up / Josh Groban
  5. Something I Need / One Republic
  6. Celebration / Kool & The Gang
  7. Daddy Dance With Me / Krystle Keith
  8. Oh Sweet Child Of Mine / Taken by Trees
  9. My Little Girl / Tim McGraw
  10. Just Wanna Dance With You / George Strait

 

Wedding Song Ideas

Kelly Redinger Photographer

Bouquet/Garter Toss

Classic:

  1. You Sexy Thing / Hot Chocolate
  2. Pour Some Sugar On Me / Def Leppard
  3. Girls Just Wanna Have Fun / Cyndi Lauper
  4. It’s Raining Men / The Weather Girls
  5. I’m Too Sexy / Right Said Fred
  6. Bad Boys / Inner Circle
  7. You Can Leave Your Hat On / Joe Cocker
  8. Baby Got Back / Sir Mix-A-Lot
  9. Another One Bites The Dust / Queen
  10. Ice Ice Baby / Vanilla Ice

 

Contemporary:

  1. Single Ladies /Beyoncé
  2. Only Girl / Rihanna
  3. Sexy Back / Justin Timberlake
  4. Run The World (Girls) / Beyoncé
  5. Little White Church / Little Big Town
  6. Can’t Hold Us / Macklemore & Ryan Lewis
  7. Gangnam Style / PSY
  8. Gold Digger / Kanye West
  9. Boys / Britney Spears
  10. We Can’t Stop / Miley Cyrus

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Jennifer + Team | Jennifer Bergman Weddings
Edmonton Wedding Planning + Design