We have carefully curated a list of ‘Must Have Wedding Songs for Every Moment’ for your wedding day. Take a look!

Having the perfect song to narrate your special moments is a must-have at any wedding. The correct choice in song can set the mood and will enhance the emotions of each and every guest. 

That being said, navigating your way through the classic hits, chart-toppers and never-ending music options can be a tricky task. 

We’ve curated a list of must-have wedding songs for each moment of your special day. From walking down the aisle to cutting the cake, we’ve compiled the ultimate wedding playlist to help you through ‘I do’. 


Ceremony Procession: 

Traditionally the bridal party consisting of the groomsmen, flower girls, ring bearer and the bridesmaids will make the first entrance down the aisle. The bride and her father or a family member of her choice will then make her towards the altar. The choice of music is completely dependent on the bridal couple and can vary from traditional hymns to trending pop songs. Whatever your preference we’ve got you covered. 

  • “Heart’s On Fire” (Acoustic) by Passenger 
  • “Holocene” by Bon Iver 
  • “The Way that I Love You” (Acoustic) by Passenger 
  • “Bloom” by The Paper Kites
  • “I’m With You” by Vance Joy 


Songs to Walk Down the Aisle To: 

Some brides decide to make a grand entrance with a different song to the procession. We’ve compiled a list of acoustic options that are sure to get the waterworks flowing. 

  • “Can’t Help Falling In Love” by Kinna Grannis
  • “Make You Feel My Love” by Adele 
  • “Moon River” by Audrey Hepburn 
  • “A Thousand Years” by Christina Perri
  • “Here Comes The Sun” by The Beatles
  • “I Get to Love You” by Ruelle 


Ceremony Exit Songs: 

As you and your beau exit the aisle as ‘Mr and Mrs’, play an upbeat track to celebrate the moment. Our list of songs are sure to get the crowd smiling. 

  • “Make You Feel My Love” by Adele 
  • “Anyone” by Justin Bieber 
  • “Broom” by The Paper Kites 
  • “Adore You” by Harry Styles
  • “What I Like About You” by The Romantics 
  • “Happy Together” The Turtles


Wedding Party Entrance Songs: 

The bridal party, followed by the bridal couple, will generally make a big entrance to the reception. We’ve compiled a list of the best upbeat and easy-to-groove-to songs that are guaranteed to get the guests cheering. 

  • “Marry You” by Bruno Mars
  • “Geronimo” by  Sheppard 
  • “Shut Up and Dance” by WALK THE MOON
  • “Happy” by Pharrel Williams 
  • “Best Day Of My Life” – American Authors
  • “Let’s Get It Started” by Black Eyed Peas
  • “On Top Of the World” by Imagine Dragons


Cake Cutting Songs:

What better way to cut the cake than with an upbeat or heartfelt tune as background music. Here is our list of fun and happy songs to celebrate the moment.

  • “Sugar” by Maroon 5
  • “I’m Yours” by Jason Miraz
  • “Young And Beautiful” by Lana Del Ray 
  • “All You Need Is Love” by The Beatles 
  • “Almost (Sweet Music)” by Hozier 


First Dance Songs:

There are no rules when it comes to first dance songs. You and your partner could opt for something slow and emotional or an upbeat remix with fun dance moves. Whatever your choice, it should hold sentimental meaning and be unique to you as a couple. 

  • “Falling Like The Stars” by James Arthur 
  • “Wasteland, Baby!” by Hozier 
  • “Beige (Unburdened)” by Yoke Lore
  • “The One” by Kodaline
  • “God Only Knows” by Curtis Walsh
  • “Only Love” by Ben Howard


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