The top 50 best wedding songs of all time - modern and classic alike


Photography credit: Ivory Fox Photography


Whether your wedding is classic, modern or bohemian - there is a wedding song out there for you. A lot of couples struggle to pick the perfect songs for each important step of the wedding day. See our blog on how to select the perfect song - for you.


We have put together a list of our favourite wedding songs, popular and unique alike. Not only for your first dance, but they can also make it on your procession or DJ playlist.


Don't worry if you are having a modern wedding, these songs aren't just the oldies (although there are some goodies).


01 I'll Be - Edwin McCain

Lyrics: I'll be your cryin' shoulder, I'll be love suicide, I'll be better when I'm older, I'll be the greatest fan of your life


02 Sweet Creature - Harry Styles

Lyrics: Sweet creature, sweet creature, When I run out of road, you bring me home, You'll bring me home


03 Endless Love - Diana Ross

Lyrics: My love, there's only you in my life, The only thing that's bright, My first love, You're every breath that I take, You're every step I make, And I, I want to share, All my love with you


04 She Is Love - Parachute

Lyrics: They call her love, love, love, love, love, She is love, And she is all I need.


05 Say You Wont Let Go - James Arthur

Lyrics: I'm gonna love you 'til, My lungs give out, I promise 'til death we part like in our vows, So I wrote this song for you, now everybody knows, Finally it's just you and me 'til we're grey and old, Just say you won't let go


06 Electricity - Silk City, Dua Lipa

Lyrics: You give me a feeling, feeling so strong, I know you've been treating, treating yourself wrong, So let me care for you, Ooh, baby, I'ma love you differently, I'll give you electricity


07 Better Together - Jack Johnson

Lyrics: It's always better when we're together, Yeah, we'll look at the stars when we're together


08 Everything - Michael Buble

Lyrics: And in this crazy life, and through these crazy times, It's you, it's you; you make me sing, You're every line, you're every word, you're everything


09 Tenerife Sea - Ed Sheeran

Lyrics: You look so wonderful in your dress, I love your hair like that, The way it falls on the side of your neck, Down your shoulders and back


10 How Deep Is Your Love - Bee Gees

Lyrics: How deep is your love, how deep is your love


11 Isn't She Lovely - Stevie Wonder

Lyrics: Isn't she lovely? Isn't she wonderful? Isn't she precious?


12 Only Love - Ben Howard

Lyrics: Darling you're with me, always around me, Only love, only love, Give me shelter, or show me heart, Come on love, come on love


13 Once In A Lifetime - Flo Rida

Lyrics: Only got one life to live, And I wanna spend it with you, Love comes once in a lifetime


14 Can I Be Him - James Arthur

Lyrics: You walked into the room and now my heart has been stolen, You took me back in time to when I was unbroken, Now you're all I want, And I knew it from the very first moment


15 Banana Pancakes - Jack Johnson

Lyrics: Maybe we could sleep in, Make you banana pancakes, Pretend like it's the weekend now


16 You and Me - Lifehouse

Lyrics: 'Cause it's you and me and all of the people with nothing to do, Nothing to lose, And it's you and me and all of the people, And I don't know why, I can't keep my eyes off of you

17 Purpose - Justin Bieber

Lyrics: And you've given me the best gift, That I've ever known, You give me purpose everyday, You give me purpose in every way


18 Stuck With Me - Timeflies

Lyrics: Thank God everyday for how you were made, Naturally engaged, you don't need the make-up, Every curve and shape I could illustrate, Your body on the page, I cannot erase the love, And I won't tell you no lie, 'Cause baby, you are stuck, you are stuck with me


19 Perfect - Ed Sheeran

Lyrics: Baby, I'm dancing in the dark with you between my arms, Barefoot on the grass, we're listenin' to our favorite song, When you said you looked a mess, I whispered underneath my breath, But you heard it, darling, you look perfect tonight


20 A Thousand Years - Christina Perri

Lyrics: I have died everyday, waiting for you, Darling, don't be afraid, I have loved you for a thousand years, I'll love you for a thousand more


21 Let's Stay Together - Al Green

Lyrics: I'm so in love with you, Whatever you want to do, Is all right with me, Cause you make me feel so brand new, And I want to spend my life with you


22 How Long Will I Love You - Ellie Goulding

Lyrics: How long will I love you, As long as stars are above you, And longer if I can


23 Can't Help Falling In Love - Haley Reinhart

Lyrics: Wise men say only fools rush in, But I can't help falling in love with you


24 Lucky - Jason Mraz

Lyrics: I'm lucky I'm in love with my best friend, Lucky to have been where I have been, Lucky to be coming home again, Lucky we're in love in every way, Lucky to have stayed where we have stayed, Lucky to be coming home someday


25 I Was Made For Loving You - Tori Kelly, Ed Sheeran

Lyrics: 'Cause I was made for loving you, Even though we may be hopeless hearts just passing through, Every bone screaming I don't know what we should do, All I know is, darling, I was made for loving you

26 Ain't Nobody (Loves Me Better) - Felix Jaehn

Lyrics: Ain't nobody, Loves me better, Makes me happy, Makes me feel this way, Ain't nobody, Loves me better than you


27 All Of Me - John Legend

Lyrics: All of me, Loves all of you, Love your curves and all your edges, All your perfect imperfections, Give your all to me, I'll give my all to you, You're my end and my beginning, Even when I lose I'm winning, 'Cause I give you all of me


28 Ain't No Mountain High Enough - Marvin Gaye

Lyrics: 'Cause baby there ain't no mountain high enough, Ain't no valley low enough, Ain't no river wide enough, to keep me from getting to you babe


29 Best Day Of My Life - American Authors

Lyrics: This is gonna be, this is gonna be, this is gonna be, The best day of my life, Everything is looking up, everybody up now, This is gonna be the best day of my life, My li-i-i-i-i-ife


30 The Way You Look Tonight - Frank Sinatra

Lyrics: Some day, when I'm awfully low, When the world is cold, I will feel a glow just thinking of you, And the way you look tonight


31 I Will Spend My Whole Life Loving You - Imaginary Future

Lyrics: Oh believe me, I've been counting my stars, Cause I will spend my whole life, Loving you


32 I Wouldn't Mind - He Is We

Lyrics: You so know me, Pinch me gently, I can hardly breathe, Forever is a long, long time, But I wouldn't mind spending it by your side, Tell me everyday I get to wake up to that smile, I wouldn't mind it at all


33 Macarena - Los Del Rio

Lyrics: Dale a tu cuerpo alegría Macarena, Que tu cuerpo es pa' darle alegría cosa Buena, Dale a tu cuerpo alegría, Macarena, Hey Macarena


34 Truly Madly Deeply - Savage Garden

Lyrics: I'll be your dream, I'll be your wish, I'll be your fantasy., I'll be your hope, I'll be your love, be everything that you need, I'll love you more with every breath, truly madly deeply do


35 Come Away With Me - Norah Jones

Lyrics: Come away with me and we'll kiss, On a mountaintop, Come away with me, And I'll never stop loving you


36 Home - Edward Sharp

Lyrics: And in the streets you run a-free, Like it's only you and me, Geez, you're something to see, Ah, home, let me come home, Home is wherever I'm with you


37 Nutbush City Limits - Ike & Tina Turner

Lyrics: They call it Nutbush, oh Nutbush, Yeah they call it Nutbush city, Nutbush city limits


38 Rockin' Robin - Bobby Day

Lyrics: He rocks in the tree tops all day long, Hoppin' and a-boppin' and singing his song, All the little birdies on Jaybird Street, Love to hear the robin go tweet tweet tweet, Rockin' robin, rock rock, Rockin' robin'


39 Marry Me - Train

Lyrics: Together can never be close enough for me, Feel like I am close enough to you, You wear white and I'll wear out the words I love you, And you're beautiful, Now that the wait is over, And love and has finally shown her my way, Marry me, Today and every day, Marry me


40 There's Only One Of You - Nathan Sykes

Lyrics: They say there's one chance you get, They say there's one life you live but there's only one you, And you’re just what I like


41 You Are So Beautiful - Joe Cocker

Lyrics: You are so beautiful, To me, Can't you see, You're everything I hoped for, You're everything I need, You are so beautiful, To me


42 You & Me - Boyce Avenue

Lyrics: 'Cause it's you and me and all of the people with nothing to do, Nothing to lose, And it's you and me and all of the people, And I don't know why, I can't keep my eyes off of you


43 Daughters - John Mayer

Lyrics: Fathers, be good to your daughters, Daughters will love like you do, Girls become lovers who turn into mothers, So mothers be good to your daughters, too


44 More Than Words - Extreme

Lyrics: All you have to do is close your eyes, And just reach out your hands and touch me, Hold me close don't ever let me go


45 You'll Be In My Heart - Phil Collins

Lyrics: Cause you'll be in my heart, Yes, you'll be in my heart, From this day on, Now and forever more, You'll be in my heart, No matter what they say, You'll be here in my heart, Always


46 At Last - Etta James

Lyrics: At last my love has come along, My lonely days are over and life is like a song, oh yeah, At last the skies above are blue, My heart was wrapped up clover the night I looked at you


47 I Love You - Alex & Sierra

Lyrics: I fell in love with a beautiful girl, She still takes my breath away, I fell in love in the morning sun, While the hours slipped away


48 Honeymoon - Johnny Stimson

Lyrics: You give me déjà vu, Like l've been waiting my whole life to find that view, 'Cause when I'm lookin' at your eyes, I go from California to Timbuktu, Back to dancing in the living room, If I got you, baby, everyday's a honeymoon


49 Isn't She Lovely - Kevin Simm

Lyrics: Isn't she lovely? Isn't she wonderful? Isn't she precious?


50 Tee Shirt - Birdy

Lyrics: In the morning when you wake up, I like to believe you are thinking of me, And when the sun comes through your window, I like to believe you've been dreaming of me



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