Whether you’re hiring a DJ or creating a playlist on your iPod, you’ll need to choose a blend of great songs for dancing and for those special moments during the reception. Here are 6 beautiful wedding songs that may give you some great ideas!
At Last – Etta James
At Last is a gorgeous song by the amazing crooner, Etta James. This is the perfect first dance song, but can also be played during the ceremony at a random time if you’ve already chosen your first dance song. It’s a favorite that most guests are sure to love.
When a Man Loves a Woman – Percy Sledge
This is another classic favorite that can be played at any time during the reception. It’s a great motivator to get guests up and dancing as well.
I Do (Cherish You) – 98 Degrees
Let’s face it – this is one of those catchy, beautiful songs that everyone loves. You’re sure to see more than a few pairs of lips moving along with this one.
I Just Called to Say I Love You – Stevie Wonder
This is such a feel-good love song that it should be played at every wedding ceremony. It has an upbeat, sweet melody that will inspire you to dance and really celebrate.
I Will Always Love You – Whitney Houston
There are few singers more talented than Whitney Houston was in her prime. This song is chillingly beautiful and although the lyrics suggest a woman leaving her true love, it’s still one of the most favorite wedding songs of all time.
Faithfully – Journey
This is a sweet song all about devotion, which makes it perfect for your wedding day. This is a great song for the first dance or other special moments like cutting the cake.
These songs are just the tip of the iceberg for wedding song ideas, but they’re a wonderful start!