Let's just say that you have chosen the perfect location for your special day. The dress is finalized, tuxedoes and the flowers along with creating a menu for your reception. Music also plays an important part in every aspect of the day. From the ceremony to the reception, music sets the mood, expresses the couple's love and additionally adds to the entertainment during the festivities. Whether looking for something traditional or more in line with today's standards, there are countless songs from which to choose. This list covers both those categories and represents some of the most popular wedding songs of all time.
"At Last" - Etta James
When looking for something that provides a timeless message and the joy of finally starting your life together as man and wife, what song could be more appropriate for the occasion?
"As Time Goes By" - Tony Bennett
There might be no better way to express the endurance of your relationship and ever growing love than dancing to this popular all-time classic.
"Can't Help Falling in Love" - Elvis Presley
Considered one of the most romantic ballads of all time, this Elvis classic will not only convey your sentiment toward your beloved but will also tug at the heartstrings of all your guests.
"Stand By Me" - Ben E. King
Since the song's introduction in 1961, hundreds of artists have recorded this popular tune. Express your dedication to each other by including this song for your first dance with your bride or groom.
"I Just Called to Say I Love You" - Stevie Wonder
This Golden Globe and Oscar winning song remains popular with fathers of the bride. Typically played during the father/daughter dance, use this song to remind Dad that his little girl is just a phone call away.
"Forever and Always" - Shania Twain
If interested in something modern but a little bit country, this tune fits the bill. You might choose the song for the first dance or share the sentiment with all of the couples present at your wedding.
"I'm Yours" - Jason Mraz
While slow romantic ballads are appropriate, upbeat songs like this one having a catchy reggae beat helps keep all entertained. Though a favorite among the younger generation, older guests can also enjoy and appreciate this song.
"Marry You" - Bruno Mars
Here is another contemporary song to celebrate your special day and help express why you have chosen to spend your life with each other.
"I Want Your Love" - Royal Wood
Though weddings focus on the love between the happy couple, wedding party member or guests might also identify with the sentiment of this modern song.
"Make You Feel My Love" - Adele
Formerly recorded by Billy Joel, Garth Brooks and Kelly Clarkson, Adele's rendition exudes soul and emotion.
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