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Need help as you go through your Pittsburgh wedding planning process ? Our Ceremony and Reception Plan sheets will give you a format that allows you to visualize all of the things you need to think about for your wedding music. Stuck on important song picks ? See the wedding song lists below to give you some great ideas on picking your perfect wedding soundtrack.

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WEDDING CEREMONY PLANNING SHEET

TOP CEREMONY MUSIC PICKS

IMPORTANT NOTE: Not all selections are available for all groups or solo performers

MOM’S PROCESSIONALS 

  • Ode To Joy by Beethoven
  • Winter by Vivaldi
  • Largo from Xerxes by Handel
  • Simple Gifts also known as “Shaker Song” and “Lord Of The Dance”
  • Wind Beneath My Wings
  • Ave Maria
  • Air from Watermusik by Handel
  • Greensleeves
  • I Dreamed A Dream
  • Trumpet Voluntary
  • Arioso by Bach
  • Air For The G String – Bach
  • “What A Wonderful World”
  • “Canon In D”
  • “Dodi Li”
  • “In My Life”
  • “The Prayer”

BRIDESMAIDS PROCESSION

  • Canon In D  ***** ***** ***** ***
  • Trumpet Voluntary ****
  • Ode To Joy  **
  • Air For The G String – Bach **
  • Jesu, Joy Of Man’s Desiring – Bach  *****
  • “Winter” from The Four Seasons” – Vivaldi
  • If I Ain’t Got You (with backing track) –  Alicia Keys
  • Bittersweet Symphony (with backing track) – The Verve
  • Across The Universe – The Beatles
  • Hallelujah – Rufus Wainwright
  • Spring from The Four Seasons – Vivaldi
  • “Ave Maria” – Schubert
  • “Wedding Processional” from “The Sound Of Music”
  • “The Wedding Song”  Kenny G
  • “Prelude from Te Deum”  Charpentier
  • “True Companion” vocalist
  • “The Legend”

BRIDE’S PROCESSION

  • Canon in D ***** ***** ***** ***** ***
  • Bridal March by Wagner (Here Comes The Bride) ***** ***** **
  • Rondeau by Mouret
  • Trumpet Voluntary ****
  • Ave Maria – Schubert
  • A Thousand Years
  • Bittersweet Symphony
  • “Unthinkable” (with backing track) – Alicia Keys
  • “Lost In The Moment” (with backing track) – Big And Rich
  • “Wedding March” by Jonathan Cain
  • “The Wedding Song” Kenny G
  • “Secrets” with backing track
  • “The Gael” from “Last Of The Mohicans”
  • “Erev Shel Shoshanim”
  • “Turning Page”
  • “Jesu, Joy Of Mans Desiring” by Bach
  • “All I Ask Of You” from “Phantom Of The Opera”

ROSE/SAND CEREMONY/ UNITY CANDLE/SIGN OF PEACE

  • Jesu, Joy Of Mans Desiring by Bach  ***
  • Simple Gifts ***** **
  • Ave Maria ****
  • Over The Rainbow
  • You Raise Me Up
  • The Wedding Song
  • O Perfect Love
  • Lovers Waltz
  • The Servants Song
  • Let There Be Peace On Earth
  • If I Should Fall Behind
  • Ode To Joy
  • Chances Are
  • Autumn Leaves
  • Annie’s Song
  • To A Wild Rose

RECESSIONAL

  • “Wedding March” by Mendelssohn ***** ***** **
  • “Hornpipe”/”Allegro Maestoso” from “Watermusik” by Handel ***** ***
  • “Ode To Joy”  ***
  • “Trumpet Voluntary “
  • “How Sweet It Is “
  • “Spring” from “The Four Seasons” by Vivaldi **
  • “Viva La Vida” by Coldplay
  • “Swallowtail Jig”
  • “All My Life”
  • “Love And Marriage” (with backing track) – Sinatra
  • “La Rejouissance” by Handel
  • “Hail West Virginia”
  • “I’m Yours” by Jason Mraz
  • “What A Wonderful World”
  • “The Gael” from “Last Of The Mohicans”
  • “Rondeau” by Mouret
  • “I Do” by Colbie Caillat
  • “Beautiful Day” by U2 Electric Violin over track
  • “All You Need Is Love”

INTRODUCTION MUSIC

Traditionally, there is music playing while the MC announces the bridal party and finally the bride and groom make their first public appearance together.  Some couples like this to be very upbeat and set a party atmosphere.  Some prefer this to be an elegant affair and more formal.

  • Clarity – Zedd
  • Uptown Funk – Bruno Mars
  • I Believe In A Thing Called Love – The Darkness
  • Knights Of Cydonia – Muse
  • Theme from “Rocky”
  • Forever – Chris Brown
  • Walk This Way – Aerosmith
  • Uptown Funk – Bruno Mars
  • Party Rock Anthem – LMFAO
  • You Make My Dreams Come True – Hall and Oates
  • I Still Believe – Tim Capella
  • Happy – Pharrell
  • Blurred Lines – Robin Thicke
  • I Gotta Feelin – Black Eyed Peas
  • Raise Your Glass – Pink
  • Spring from The Four Seasons – Vivaldi
  • L-O-V-E – Nat Cole
  • The Brady Bunch – TV Theme
  • I Feel Good – James Brown
  • I Got You Babe – Sonny and Cher
  • Concerto for Two Trumpets – Vivaldi
  • Stuck Like Glue – Sugarland
  • Crazy Train – Black Sabbath
  • Who Loves You – The Four Seasons
  • Fort Walton Kansas   – The Rock
  • Ace Of Spades – Motorhead
  • The First, The Last, My Everything – Barry White
  • Cinema – Skrilllex
  • Pirates Of The Caribbean – Movie Soundtrack
  • Beautiful Day – U2
  • Right Round – Flo-Rida
  • The Good, The Bad, And The Ugly – Movie Soundtrack
  • St. Elmo’s Fire
  • Home – Edward Sharpe
  • Happy People – R. Kelly
  • I’ll Be There For You – Bon Jovi
  • I Like It – Enrique Iglesias
  • You Make Me feel So Young – Frank Sinatra
  • Big Pimpin – Jay Z
  • Renegade – Styx
  • Bittersweet Symphony – The Verve
  • Pitt Fight Song
  • Marry You – Train
  • Love And Marriage – Frank Sinatra
  • Just The Way You Are – Bruno Mars
  • Enter Sandman –Metallica
  • Shipping Up To Boston – Dropkick Murphy’s
  • Ain’t That A Kick In the Head – Dean Martin
  • By Your Side – Sade
  • Have I Told You Lately That I Love You – Rod Stewart
  • It’s Now Or Never – Elvis
  • I’m Yours – Jason Mraz
  • Faithfully – Journey
  • Midnight And The Stars And You – Ray Noble
  • Teenage Wasteland – The Who
  • Rock N Roll Part II – Gary Glitter
  • L-O-V-E – Nat Cole
  • At Last – Etta James
  • Love And Marriage – Frank Sinatra
  • I Wanna Grow Old Old With You – Adam Sandler
  • Can’t Get Enough Of Your Love – Barry White
  • Get Ready For This – 2 Unlimited
  • Smooth Criminal – Michael Jackson
  • I Do – Colbie Callait
  • Soul Bossa Nova – Austin Powers Theme
  • Marry You – Bruno Mars
  • Glamorous – Fergie
  • Can’t Get Enough Of Your Love – Barry White
  • White Wedding – Billy Idol
  • What I Like About You – The Romantics
  • The Power Of Love – Huey Lewis
  • In The Mood – Doc Severinsen
  • Always – by Ella Fitzgerald
  • Soul Bossa Nova- Quincy Jones
  • To Life – Fiddler On The Roof
  • Spring – Vivaldi
  • Trumpet Concerto – Vivaldi **
  • You’ve Got The Love – Florence and the Machine
  • Sweet Disposition – The Temper Trap
  • Paradise – Coldplay
  • Pour Some Sugar On Me – Def Leppard
  • Eye Of The Tiger – Survivor
  • Crowd Chant – Joe Satriani
  • Happy Together – The Turtles
  • Back in Black – AC/DC
  • The Way You Make Me Feel – Michael Jackson
  • Sweet Caroline – Neil Diamond
  • 1, 2, 3, 4 – The White Stripes
  • Maybe I’m Amazed – The Beatles
  • You Make Me Feel So Young – Frank Sinatra
  • Young And Beautiful – Lana Del Ray
  • Vito’s Waltz – The Godfather
  • All I Want For Christmas – Michael Buble
  • Crazy Little Thing Called Love – Queen
  • I’m A Believer – The Monkees
  • Yeah – Usher
  • Love And Marriage – Frank Sinatra
  • Now That We Found Love – Heavy D
  • It Takes Two – Rob Base
  • Celebration – Kool And The Gang
  • Living La Vida Loca – Ricky Martin
  • On Top Of The World – Imagine Dragons
  • September – Earth, Wind and Fire
  • Volare – Dean Martin
  • We Danced – Brad Paisley
  • Never Too Much – Luther Vandross
  • Gold On The Ceiling – The Black Keys
  • Puttin’ On the Ritz – Taco
  • Have A Drink On Me – AC/DC
  • You Really Got Me – Van Halen
  • On Top Of The World – Imagine Dragons

FIRST DANCE

This song is the one that accompanies the first dance of the bride and groom.  Some couples use a song that they consider “their song” while some couples simply pick something that lyrically and musically has meaning to them.

  • Can’t Help Falling In Love With You – Ingrid Michaelson
  • All I Want Is You – U2
  • Hey, Pretty Girl – Kip Moore
  • Thinking Out Loud – Ed Sheeran
  • A Thousand Years – Boyce Avenue
  • Mario Kart Love Song – Sam Hart
  • Giving It All To You – Haley & Michaels
  • Who I Am With You – Chris Young
  • A Thousand Years – Christina Perri
  • Marry Me – Train
  • Then – Brad Paisley
  • Can’t Help Falling In Love With You – Elvis Presley
  • First Love Song – Luke Bryan
  • Bless The Broken Road – Rascal Flatts
  • Crush – Dave Mathews Band
  • At Last – Etta James
  • True Companion –  Marc Cohn
  • Hero – Enrique Iglesias
  • The Way – Bruce Springsteen
  • When You Got A Good Thing – Lady Antebellum
  • Wouldn’t Change  A Thing – Matthew West
  • Vito’s Waltz – The Godfather
  • Beauty And The Beast – played on the Violin
  • I See You (from Avatar)– Leona Lewis
  • Into The Mystic – Van Morrison
  • When You Say Nothing At All – Ronan Keating
  • The Way You Look Tonight – Frank Sinatra
  • Sweet And Wild – The Clarks
  • Someone Like You – Van Morrison
  • Life After You – Daughtry
  • I Will – The Beatles
  • When I Say I Do – Matthew West
  • Unthinkable – Alicia Keys
  • Me And You – Kenny Chesney
  • Can’t Take My Eyes Off Of You – Jersey Boys
  • Penguin – Christina Perry
  • I’m So Proud – The Impressions
  • The Best Is Yet To Come – Tony Bennett
  • Just The Way You Are – Bruno Mars
  • Bleeding Love – Leona Lewis
  • Your Song – Elton John and Alessandro Safina
  • Stay With You – John Legend
  • Your Song – Elton John
  • Sleepwalk – Santo and Johnny
  • The Most – Jon Troast
  • I Just Can’t Stop Loving You – Michael Jackson
  • Ain’t That A Kick In The Head – Dean Marti
  • Feels Like Home – Neil Diamond
  • By Your Side – Sad
  • When You Say Nothing At All- Allison Kraus
  • Have I Told You Lately That I Love You – Rod Stewart
  • Have A Little Faith – by John Hiatt
  • God Gave Me You – Blake Shelton
  • God Gave Me You – Michael Heny and Justin Robinette
  • Then – Brad Paisley
  • The Way You Look Tonight – Frank Sinatra
  • Lost In Your Eyes – Debbie Gibson
  • Unforgettable – Nat King Cole/ Natalie Cole
  • You Are So Beautiful – Joe Cocker, Luciano Pavarotti, and Alex Britti
  • Come What May – Nicole Kidman and Mario Frangoulis
  • Marry Me – Train
  • I Swear –  All 4 One
  • Be With You A While – Alice Cooper
  • Far Away – Nickelback
  • Can’t Help Falling In Love – Elvis
  • O Sole Mio – Il Volo
  • Your Song –  Elton John
  • Stand By Me – Ben E King
  • I Love You This Big – Scott McCreary
  • Make You Feel My Love – Adele
  • Can’t Help Falling In Love With You – Michael Buble
  • I Will Always Love You – Whitney Houston
  • You Make It Real – James Morrison
  • Chasing Cars – Snow Patrol
  • Try Me – James Brown
  • Unstoppable – Keaton Simmons
  • Chasing Cars – Snow Patrol
  • Tonight And Forever – The Damnwells
  • Just The Way You Are (Bruno Mars) – The Piano Guys instrumental version
  • She’s Everything
  • I Can Love You Like That
  • Everything – Michael Buble
  • Maybe I’m Amazed – The Beatles
  • Stuck Like Glue – Sugarland
  • Over The Rainbow –  Israel K
  • L-O-V-E – Nat Cole
  • Dream A Little Dream of Me – The Mama’s And The Papa’s
  • I Need You – Tim McGraw and Faith Hill
  • January Wedding – Avett Brothers
  • You’re Still The One – Shania Twain
  • Carazon Sin Cara – Prince Royal
  • Don’t Know Why – Norah Jones
  • Back Where I Started –Derek Trucks

MUSICAL TOAST

A Strolling Violin song is often performed in honor of the bride and groom.  This is their first requests before the Violinist moves out into the guest tables.

  • You Raise Me Up
  • You’re The Inspiration
  • Marry Me
  • Faithfully
  • What A Wonderful World
  • All Of Me – John Legend
  • A Thousand Years
  • All I Ask Of You
  • Wonderful Tonight
  • Theme from “Love Story”
  • That’s Amore
  • Unforgettable
  • Moon River
  • Just You And Me
  • My Heart Will Go On
  • Star Trek TV Theme
  • At Last
  • Por Un Cabeza
  • Canon In D
  • Anne’s Theme
  • Love Story
  • Music Of The Night
  • Always And Forever
  • Hallelujah
  • Clair De Lune
  • Just You And Me
  • Haste To The Wedding
  • Over The Rainbow
  • Country Roads
  • When I Fall In Love
  • Moonlight Serenade
  • Greensleeves
  • Faithfully
  • Some Enchanted Evening
  • Just The Way You Are – Billy Joel
  • Steelers Polka
  • Ashokan Farewell
  • Can’t Help Falling In Love With You
  • Love Me Tender
  • I Will Always Love You
  • Edelweiss
  • Maybe I’m Amazed
  • Someone To Watch Over Me

CAKE CUTTING

This song plays while the bride and groom cut the cake in a symbolic gesture.  Some couples like this to be a fun experience and some others prefer this to be a more elegant moment.  The music that you choose will set the mood.

  • Marry You – Bruno Mars
  • All My Loving – The Beatles
  • Home – Edward Sharpe
  • This I Promise You – N Sync
  • Everything – Michael Buble
  • Cut the Cake – Average White Band
  • How Sweet It Is  – James Taylor
  • Sugar, Sugar – The Archies
  • I Can’t Help Myself – The Four Tops
  • The Sweetest Thing – U2
  • That’s Amore – Dean Martin
  • I Do – Colbie Caillat
  • Pour Some Sugar On Me – Def Leppard
  • Love And Marriage – Frank Sinatra
  • Ain’t That A Kick In the Head – Dean Martin
  • My Eyes Adored You – The Four Seasons
  • Bad Things – Jace Everett
  • Signed Sealed Delivered – Stevie Wonder
  • 1, 2, 3, 4 – The White Stripes
  • Accidentally In Love – The Counting Crows
  • Better Together – Jack Johnson
  • I Wanna Grow Old – Adam Sandler
  • Wink And A Smile – Harry Connick Jr.
  • Never Gonna Be Alone – Nickelback
  • If Not For You – Bob Dylan
  • Candyman – Christina Aguilera
  • Lucky – Jason Mraz
  • Finiculi, Finicula
  • Happy Together – The Turtles
  • Kisses And Cake – John Powell
  • O Mio Babbino Caro
  • I Can’t Help Myself – The Four Tops
  • I’ll Stand By You – The Pretenders
  • Angelina Zooma Zooma –  Louis Prima
  • I Only Have Eyes For You – The Flamingoes
  • The Wedding Song – Peter Paul and Mary
  • Jessica – Allman Brothers
  • Today Was A Fairytale – The Damnwells
  • One Love – Bob Marley
  • Lady, You Bring Me Up – The Commodores
  • Sirius – Alan Parsons Project
  • Baby, I Love You – The Ramones
  • True – Ryan Cabrera
  • Forever And Ever Amen – Randy Travis
  • Angelina/Zooma Zooma – Louis Prima
  • Viva La Vida – Coldplay

BRIDE AND HER DAD

This can be a very touching moment in the wedding reception, where the bride dances with her father.

  • Somewhere Over the Rainbow – Eva Cassidy
  • Your Song – Elton John
  • When you Say Nothing At All – Alison Kraus
  • Unchained Melody – The Righteous Brothers
  • Isn’t She Lovely – Stevie Wonder
  • Walk With You – Edwin McKain
  • What A Wonderful World – Louis Armstrong
  • My Wish – Rascal Flatts
  • The Way You Look Tonight – Frank Sinatra
  • The Rainbow Connection
  • Butterfly Kisses – Bob Carlisle
  • Daughters – John Mayer
  • Wind Beneath My Wings – Bette Midler
  • Cinderella – Steven Curtis Chapman
  • Moon River – Andy Williams
  • My Girl – The Temptations
  • Unforgettable – Nat and Natalie Cole
  • Angel Dance – Robert Plant
  • It’s a Great Day To Be Alive – Travis Tritt
  • Moonlight Serenade – Glenn Miller
  • In Your Eyes – Peter Gabriel
  • Daddy’s Little Girl – Al Martino
  • Daddy’s Little Girl -Michael Bolton
  • Daddy Let’s Dance –  Jamie Tate
  • My Little Girl –  Tim McGraw
  • Faithfully – Journey
  • I Loved Her First – Heartland
  • Shining Star – The Manhattans
  • In My Daughter’s Eyes –  Martina McBride
  • Because You Loved Me – Celine Dion
  • A Song For My Daughter – Ray Allaire
  • Waltz Across Texas – Ernest Tubb
  • I’m So Proud – The Impressions
  • Sweet Child Of Mine – Luna
  • There You’ll Be – Faith Hill
  • Hero – Mariah Carey
  • Blessed – Elton John
  • Over The Rainbow/What A Wonderful World – Izzy K
  • You Are So Beautiful – Joe Cocker
  • I’ll Be There – Josh Turner
  • Beauty And The Beast
  • Fly Me To The Moon – Frank Sinatra
  • Ain’t That A Kick In The Head – Dean Martin
  • Through the Years – Kenny Rogers
  • The Way You Look Tonight – Harry Connick
  • The Way You Look Tonight – Frank Sinatra
  • The Circle Game – Joni Mitchell
  • Blackbird – Beatles
  • My Wish – Rascal Flatts
  • Daddy’s Angel – T. Carter
  • Never Alone – Lady Antebellum
  • My Girl – Temptations
  • My Little Girl – Tim McGraw
  • Celtic Woman
  • I Loved Her First – Heartland
  • Daddy – Beyonce
  • When You Need Me – Bruce Springsteen
  • You Are The Sunshine Of My Life – Stevie Wonder
  • For You – Nap Pornchumni
  • I Will Walk With You – John Fogerty
  • In My Life – The Beatles

GROOM AND HIS MOM

Again, the guests at the wedding will not forget when the groom dances with his mother.

  • In My Life – The Beatles
  • Just The Way You Are – Billy Joel
  • Mother Like Mine – The Band Perry
  • A Song For My Son – Micki Viereck
  • Unforgettable – Nat and Natalie Cole
  • The Perfect Fan – N Sync
  • Wind Beneath My Wings – Bette Midler
  • My Wish – Rascal Flatts
  • A Song For Mama – Boyz II Men
  • Three Times A Lady – The Commodores
  • Through The Years – Kenny Rogers
  • All To You – DJ Keo
  • For Your Eyes Only – James Bond Film
  • You Raise Me Up – Josh Groban
  • Sunny – Johnny Mathis
  • You Are My Sunshine – Elizabeth Mitchell
  • Forever Young – Joan Baez
  • A Place In My Heart – Sounds Of Blackness
  • Love – John Lennon
  • Danny Boy
  • You’re Still You – Josh Groban
  • A Mothers Song –T. Carter
  • The Man You’ve Become – Molly Pasutti
  • Because You Loved Me – Celine Dion
  • What A Wonderful World – Louis Armstrong
  • Nevertheless
  • The Way You Look Tonight – Frank Sinatra
  • Sweet Baby James – James Taylor
  • Because You Loved Me – Johnny Mathis
  • The Man You’ve Become – Molly Pasutti
  • In My Life – The Beatles
  • Everything That Touches You – The Association
  • Find Your Wings – Mark Harris
  • Let Me Call You Sweetheart – Bing Crosby
  • Simple Man – Lynyrd Skynrd
  • I Won’t Let Go – Rascal Flatts
  • Bridge Over Troubled Waters – Simon and Garfunkel
  • Let it Be – Beatles
  • Rise – Eddie Vedder
  • A Mother’s Song – T. Carter
  • Our Love Is Here To Stay – George Gershwin
  • Circle Game – Joni Mitchell
  • It Happened In A Heartbeat
  • I Just Called To Say I Love You – Stevie Wonder
  • Moondance – Van Morrison
  • Hero – Mariah Carey
  • Love Is Not A Fight – Warren Barfield
  • Build Me Up Buttercup – The Foundations
  • Have I Told You Lately That I Love You – Rod Stewart
  • Wonderful Tonight – Eric Clapton
  • How Sweet It Is – James Taylor
  • Days Like This – Van Morrison

BRIDE AND HER MOM

  • Mama’s Song – Carrie Underwood
  • She’s Somebody’s Hero – Jamie O’Neal
  • Music Of The Heart – Gloria Estefan and N SYNC

GROOM AND BRIDES MOM

  • “Have I Told You Lately That I Love You”

WEDDING  PARTY DANCE

Some couples will invite their wedding party to the dance floor for a song.   This can be a very special moment for the couple surrounded by their closest friends.  Here are the most commonly selected songs for this dance.

  • Shut Up And Dance – Walk The Moon
  • The Prayer – Andrea Bocceli and Celine Dion
  • You’re My Best Friend –  Queen
  • Fly Me To The Moon – Frank Sinatra
  • From This Moment – Shania Twain  **
  • That’s How Strong My Love Is – Otis Redding
  • Lucky – Jason Mraz
  • Sweet Love – Anita Baker
  • Over The Rainbow/What A Wonderful World – Izzy K
  • Kiss Of A Rose – Seal
  • Wonderful, Wonderful – Johnny Mathis
  • All Your Life –  The Band Perry
  • Stand By Me – Ben E. King
  • Dance So Good – Wakey, Wakey
  • Then – Brad Paisley
  • Simple Man – Lynyrd Skynyrd
  • Then He Kissed Me -C51
  • Shake Senora
  • A Thousand Years – Christina Perri
  • Luck Be a Lady – Frank Sinatra
  • What A Wonderful World – Louis Armstrong
  • True Companion – Marc Cohn
  • You’re My Best Friend – Queen
  • Better Together – Jack Johnson
  • Can’t Help Falling In Love With You – Elvis

BOUQUET TOSS

A very fun moment for the wedding guests is rounding up all the unmarried ladies for the bouquet toss.  Symbolically, the one who catches the bouquet will be the next to wed.  The music chosen for this event should get the attention of the guests.

  • Dark Horse – Katy Perry
  • Lady Marmalade – Christina Aguilera
  • Marry You – Bruno Mars
  • If You Wannabe My Lover – Spice Girls
  • Fancy – Iggy Azalea
  • Single Ladies – Beyonce
  • If You Wanna Be My Lover – Spice Girls
  • Pretty Girl Rock – Keri Hilson
  • On The Floor – Jennifer Lopez
  • Chapel Of Love – The Dixie Cups
  • Girls Just Wanna Have Fun – Cyndi Lauper
  • Doo Wah Diddy – Manfred Mann
  • I Do – Colbie Caillat
  • Hit Me With Your Best Shot – Pat Benatar
  • Take A Chance On Me – ABBA
  • This Girl Is On Fire – Girl On Fire
  • Move B**** – Britney Spears
  • Express yourself – Madonna

GARTER REMOVAL

The groom removes the garter from the leg of the bride in an often raucous fashion.  The music chosen for this moment can really enhance it.

  • Ain’t That A Kick In The Head – Dean Martin
  • Mission Impossible Theme
  • The Way You Make Me Feel – Michael Jackson
  • Sex On Fire – Kings Of Leon
  • Stripper Theme
  • Cherry Pie – Warrant
  • Let’s Get It On – Marvin Gaye
  • When I Said I Do – Clint Black
  • Down in Mexico – Coasters
  • Danger Zone – Kenny Loggins
  • Layla – Cream
  • The Way You Make Me Feel – Michael Jackson
  • Like A Virgin – Madonna

GARTER TOSS

As the groom tosses the garter to the unmarried men, the legend goes that the one who catches it will be the next to marry.

  • Can’t Feel My Face – The Weeknd
  • Girls – Beastie Boys
  • We Dem Boys – Wiz Khalifa
  • Another One Bites The Dust – Queen
  • Macho Men – The Village People
  • Badd Boys – Inner Circle
  • Troublemaker – Weezer
  • Wild Thing – The Troggs
  • Sharp Dressed Man – ZZ Top
  • Caught Up –Usher
  • Big Pimpin – Jay Z

GARTER EXCHANGE

Some couples include a moment where the man who caught the garter puts it on the leg of the lady who caught the bouquet.

  • Can’t Touch This – MC Hammer
  • Call Me Maybe – Carly Rae Jepsen
  • Into the Groove – Madonna
  • Freakum Dress – Beyonce
  • Like A Virgin – Madonna
  • Wild Thing – Tone Loc
  • Let’s Get It On – Marvin Gaye
  • Sexy and I Know It – LMFAO
  • Pony – Ginuwine
  • Another One Bites the Dust – Queen
  • Push It – Salt N Pepa

LONGEST MARRIED COUPLE DANCE

Some couples include a dance that invites the longest married couples to dance with each other.  As the song continues, traditionally the emcee will announce “couples that have been married for ___ years may keep dancing,”  until there is only one couple left.  This is the longest married couple. Everyone applauds, we announce how many years they have been married, a photo is taken with the newest and oldest couple, and the party continues.

  • Thinking Out Loud – Ed Sheeran
  • I Don’t Want To Miss A Thing – Aerosmith
  • I Have And I Always Will – Dave
  • When I’m Sixty Four – The Beatles
  • Through the Years – Kenny Rogers
  • In My Life – The Beatles
  • L-O-V-E – Nat Cole
  • Dream A Little Dream – The Mamas And The Papa
  • Always And Forever – Luther Vandross
  • Endless Love – Diana Ross and Lionel Richie
  • What A Wonderful World – Louis Armstrong
  • I Only Have Eyes For You – The Flamingos
  • Heaven – Jason Aldean and Bryan Adams

LAST SONG

  • Sweet Caroline – Neil Diamond
  • Country Roads – John Denver
  • Piano Man – Billy Joel
  • The Time (Dirty Bit) – Black Eyed Peas
  • Glad You Came – The Wanted
  • Firework – Katy Perry
  • Summer Nights – Grease
  • A Little Help From My Friends – The Beatles
  • Don’t Stop Believin – Journey
  • The Way You Look Tonight – Frank Sinatra
  • Last Dance – Donna Summer
  • Don’t Stop Believing – Journey
  • Save the Last Dance For Me – Michael Buble
  • Devil Went Down To Georgia – CDB
  • Just Dance – Lady Gaga
  • This Is The Time – Billy Joel
  • Today Was A Fairytale – Taylor Swift
  • When You Wish Upon A Star – Disney
  • When I Fall In Love – Celine Dion & Clive Griffin
  • Thank You – Dido
  • Truly Madly Deeply – Savage Garden
  • I’ve Had The Time Of My Life – Dirty Dancing Soundtrack
  • Bittersweet – Big Head Todd
  • Goodnight – Beatles
  • Wonderful Tonight – Eric Clapton
  • Over The Rainbow – Israel Kamakawiwiole
  • Wouldn’t Change A Thing – Matthew West
  • Shake Me Down – Gregory Abbott
  • Closing Time – Semisonic
  • Time To Say Goodbye – Andrea Bocelli
  • For Once In My Life – Frank Sinatra
  • In the Still Of The Night – Boyz II Men
  • When I’m Sixty Four – The Beatles
  • Twilight Time – The Platters
  • Bittersweet Symphony – The Verve
  • Devil Went Down To Georgia – Charlie Daniels
  • My Best Friend – Tim McGraw
  • Home – Edward Sharpe
  • At Last – Etta James
  • Come Fly With me – Frank Sinatra
  • Hello – Martin Solveig
  • Love Your Love The Most – Eric Church
  • Do You Realize – Flaming Lips
  • Stand By Me – Ben E. King
  • My Best Friend – Tim McGraw
  • Only The Good Die Young – Billy Joel
  • God Bless the USA – Lee Greenwood
  • Everything – Michael Buble
  • Marry Me – Train
  • Grow Old With Me – John Lennon
  • You’re The First, The Last, My Everything – Barry White
  • Remember When – Alan Jackson
  • Your Precious Love – Marvin Gaye and Tammi
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