The Complete Guide to Wedding Music: Your Wedding Day Playlist

Wedding Music PlaylistWedding Music PlaylistWedding Music PlaylistMusic inspires feelings of joy and love, your wedding day should do the same. From Billboard Music Award winners like Taylor Swift and Bruno Mars to the soulful sounds of Etta James, there are so many songs to choose from to set the right mood for your wedding day.

Processional song, recessional song, first dance song… the list goes on and on of all the events that happen during a wedding that require music to set the right atmosphere.

So where can you find a great playlist for your wedding day? Spotify is a great source to listen and search for music. You can create your own playlist, or save pre-made wedding music playlist created from businesses and other Spotify members.

Here are the top picks for your wedding day soundtrack:

Wedding Day Playlist for the BrideGetting Ready Playlist for the Bride

1. “Chapel of Love (Going to the Chapel)” by The Dixie Cups

2. “Marry You” by Bruno Mars

3. “Happy” by Pharrell

4. “Firework” by Katy Perry

5. “Mercy” by Duffy

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 Wedding Day Playlist for GuysGetting Ready Playlist for the Groom

1. “Eye of the Tiger” by Survivor

2. “Wake Me Up” by Avicii

3. “You Shook Me All Night Long” by AC/DC

4. “Here It Goes Again” by OK Go

5. “Can’t Hold Us” by Macklemore & Ryan Lewis

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 Wedding Music for ProcessionalSongs to Walk Down the Aisle

1. “A Thousand Years” by Christina Perri

2. “Here Comes the Sun” by The Beatles

3. “Somewhere Only We Know” by Lily Allen

4. “First Day of My Life” by Bright Eyes

5. “At Last” by Etta James

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 Best Recessional SongsRecessional Songs

1. “This Will Be (Everlasting Love)” by Natalie Cole

2. “Signed, Sealed, Delivered (I’m Yours)” by Stevie Wonder

3. “Sugar” by Maroon 5

4. “Best Day of My Life” by American Authors

5. “I Do” by Colbie Caillat

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 Best Songs for the First DanceFirst Dance Songs

1. “All of Me” by John Legend

2. “Two is Better Than One” by Boys Like Girls and Taylor Swift

3. “Thinking Out Loud” by Ed Sheeran

4. “Your Song” by Elton John

5. “Just A Kiss” by Lady Antebellum

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 Best Father Daugther Dance Wedding SongsFather-Daughter Dance Songs

1. “The Way You Look Tonight” by Frank Sinatra

2. “My Girl” by The Temptations

3. “Butterfly Kisses” by Bob Carlisle

4. “Unforgettable” by Natalie and Nat King Cole

5. “I Loved Her First” by Heartland

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 Best Mother Son Dance Wedding SongsMother-Son Dance Songs

1. “You’ll Be in My Heart” by Phil Collins

2. “In My Life” by The Beatles

3. “A Song for Mama” by Boyz II Men

4. “Never Alone” by Lady Antebellum and Jim Brickman

5. “Just the Way You Are” by Billy Joel

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Need more inspiration or want pre-made playlists for your wedding day? Follow Chapel of the Flowers on Spotify for your Ultimate Wedding Day playlists and contact our wedding planning experts via email at or by phone Toll Free 1-800-843-2410 (UK 020 3286 5662).

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