Selecting wedding reception songs for a wedding can be easy to do. You can leave it up to your music entertainer. However, most bridal couples like a little control. Below is a list of popular wedding reception songs by many different categories including most styles of music. Wedding receptions songs start with the entrance of the wedding party. Be sure to also check out our list of 41 wedding events to set to music.
The music you select for your wedding reception sets the tone for the entire event. The songs selected really do set the tone and type of event such as casual or formal. The wedding song lists are free for you to use. Once viewing the lists, you will have the opportunity to listen to song clips, and download songs from Amazon.
Wedding Reception Songs
Our wedding reception songs suggestions are for brides and grooms to choose songs that they can dance to with their special to-be husband or wife, family and guests on their Big Day. The wedding songs selected will always remind the bride, groom and guests of the fun and special moments they had at the wedding.
Wedding Reception Songs – Formal Dances
There are common formal dances that are planned for many weddings. View the popular formal dances with their popular accompanying songs. The following dances are all on one web page for your convenience. You can view the popular songs from each wedding song lists, listen to a snippet of the song, and an option to purchase through Amazon.
Bridal Party Songs: Popular songs to play for the Bridal Party Dance.
First Dance Songs: Popular songs to play for the Bride and Groom’s First Dance as a married couple.
Father Daughter Songs: Popular songs to play for the Father Daughter Dance.
Father Son Songs: Popular songs to dedicate to a father from his son.
In-Law Dance Songs: Popular songs to play for the Bride and Groom to dance with their in-laws.
Mother Daughter Songs: Popular songs to dedicate to a mother from her daughter.
Mother Son Songs: Popular songs to play for the Mother Son Dance.
Sister Brother Songs: Popular songs to play for a special Bride and Brother dance or song to dedicate to a Bride’s Brother.
Sister Songs: Popular songs to play for a bride to dedicate to her sister.
Wedding Reception Songs – Bouquet and Garter
It is a common tradition for the bride to toss her bouquet to all the single ladies in attendance. In addition, it is a common tradition for the groom to toss the Bride’s garter to all the single men in attendance. View popular songs for both special events.
Bouquet Toss Songs: Popular songs to play while the bride tosses her bouquet.
Garter Removal Songs: Popular songs to play while the groom removes the bride’s garter from her leg.
Garter Toss Songs: Popular songs to play while the groom tosses the bride’s garter.
Garter Placement Songs: Popular songs to play while the garter toss winner places the bride’s garter on the winner of the bouquet toss.
Wedding Reception Songs – Events and Dedications
Special events during a wedding reception can be set to music. View popular song lists for these special events.
Anniversary Songs – Popular songs to play at weddings to celebrate all married couples in attendance.
Dinner Music – Popular songs to play while guests eat their main course.
Cake Cutting Songs – Popular songs to play while the bride and groom cut their cake and make their toast.
Money Dance Songs – Popular songs to play during the dollar dance (multiple songs needed).
Entrance Songs – Popular songs to play as the wedding party and bride and groom enter the reception venue.
Line Dance Songs – Popular group dance songs to fill the dance floor with many people.
Memorial Songs – Popular songs to remember the loved ones lost.
Last Dance Songs – Just as people remember their last bite, they will also remember the evening’s last song.
Specialty Wedding Reception Songs
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