Most couples don't spend hours discussing what the best wedding first dance songs are, or search the web for lists of all time favourites. Most couples have several songs, which are meaningful to them and get played over and over again from a playlist.
Whilst there are many criteria that need to be taken into consideration when searching for the perfect wedding first dance songs, one thing is certain; it should be special and memorable. It’s a moment you will never forget as it will represent your love for each other.
It's a day that will stay with you for the rest of your life; capturing those precious moments with a first dance is something more and more couples are choosing to do on their special day. There are so many songs that we know and love, but what is the best wedding first dance song? You've waited for this day so long and spent hours deciding on your dream wedding dress, cake, where to hold the ceremony, and many other things – so why not put a little time into choosing your perfect first dance song. This list includes a peak at the best songs for your first dance from different genres; it may just help you create a special moment on your wedding day.
There is no right or wrong answer as to what is the best wedding first dance song, however, I have compiled a list of top 17 songs you may want to consider when selecting your first dance.
- Perfect – Ed Sheeran
- All Of Me – John Legend
- Thinking Out Loud – Ed Sheeran
- Amazed – Lonestar
- How Long Will I Love You – Ellie Goulding
- I Don’t Want To Miss A Thing – Aerosmith
- At Last – Etta James
- Stand By Me – Ben E. King
- I’m Yours – Jason Mraz
- Wonderful Tonight – Eric Clapton
- (Everything I Do) I Do It For You – Bryan Adams
- From This Moment On – Shania Twain
- Just the Way You Are – Bruno Mars
- Make You Feel My Love – Adele
- Marry You – Bruno Mars
- Better Together – Jack Johnson
- Endless Love – Lionel Richie & Diana Ross Lionel
- I Will Always Love You – Whitney Houston
- The One – Kodaline
- Greatest Day – Take That
Perfect - Ed Sheeran
Love Story - Taylor Swift
All Of Me – John Legend
Thinking Out Loud – Ed Sheeran
#6: Amazed – Lonestar
#7: How Long Will I Love You – Ellie Goulding
#8: I Don’t Want To Miss A Thing – Aerosmith
#9: At Last – Etta James
Stand By Me – Ben E. King
Wonderful Tonight – Eric Clapton
(Everything I Do) I Do It For You – Bryan Adams
From This Moment On – Shania Twain
Just the Way You Are – Bruno Mars
Make You Feel My Love – Adele
Marry You – Bruno Mars
Better Together – Jack Johnson
Endless Love – Lionel Richie & Diana Ross Lionel
I Will Always Love You – Whitney Houston
The One – Kodaline
Greatest Day – Take That
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