(Closed) From This Moment On- Classic or Overdone and Dated?

posted 7 years ago in Music
  • poll: From This Moment On during ceremony?
    timeless classic that will bring tears to mom's eyes : (20 votes)
    38 %
    dated and over used for the last 20 years : (31 votes)
    60 %
    other and will share through comment : (1 votes)
    2 %
  • Post # 3
    4485 posts
    Honey bee

    Personally, I have yet to hear that song even once at a wedding. However, I remember when the song was released and it played on every single radio station for months. Then it slowly faded away into oblivion. Chances are that most of your guests haven’t heard the song at all, or for a long time. If you love the song, then use it, since it shouldn’t matter what anyone else thinks.

    Post # 4
    1614 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: August 2014

    USE IT!!! Thats a great song, and it is your wedding…its NOT overused!!!

    Post # 5
    7771 posts
    Bumble Beekeeper
    • Wedding: July 2010

    I like that song.  If you like a song, it IS timeless.  Good songs can’t be dated.

    Post # 6
    1093 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: October 2011

    I love that song and was actually going to walk down the aisle to it. I’m a firm believer that it’s your wedding and if you love that song you should use it. If it was me I’d be curious and ask those that cringed, “Why do you react that way”. Is it because it’s from a decade ago? Over played? What ever the reason it wouldn’t sway me and probably tell them “Ok, I was just curious. I hope you know the words because I’m walking down the aisle to it”. There is always going to be some song that a guest has heard over and over at a wedding. Big deal, do what you love.

    Do you want the song played by Shania Twain or the instrumental?

    Post # 8
    1944 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: June 2009

    Eh, I remember 3 girls in highschool that got married right after graduation (1998-the year it came out;) that walked down the aisle to it. So yes for me; it’s very dated, however it’s not 20 years old. πŸ˜‰ But if you love it, use it!

    Post # 9
    3626 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: September 2012

    I guess I’m superstitious, but she wrote that song with her husband, and then he cheated on her. That’s why I wouldn’t use it.

    Post # 10
    189 posts
    Blushing bee
    • Wedding: April 2013

    I was going to/might still use this song for my first dance. The lyrics are beautifully appropriate and it’s just a wonderful song! As long as YOU love it, that’s all that matters! Smile

    Post # 11
    4465 posts
    Honey bee
    • Wedding: June 2010

    If you love it, go for it!

    This was the theme song for my prom, so I personally couldn’t use it πŸ˜‰

    Post # 12
    7609 posts
    Bumble Beekeeper

    LOL @ “When I mention this to people most of them look horrified.”

    I say you should use it!  I’ve never heard it played at a wedding and even if I had, who cares.  If you love it and it’s meaningful to you, then definitely go for it!  It’s only a few minutes out of your whole day, let people make faces (but they probably won’t because they’ll be too busy snapping pictures and watching you two). πŸ˜‰

    Post # 13
    6512 posts
    Bee Keeper
    • Wedding: September 2012

    If you love it, go for it.  It’s your wedding, so why not?  Just don’t wear a crushed velvet sleeveless turtleneck dress πŸ˜‰

    Post # 14
    43 posts
    • Wedding: September 2011

    If you love it, then please go for it!!  Please don’t let other people’s judgments get in the way.  Everyone has different taste, so it would be impossible to select wedding details that appeal to everyone.  If you and your FH go with all of your top personal choices for your wedding, then your day will be uniquely yours!  Your guests will love attending a wedding that’s personal and reflective of the bride and groom! 


    P.S.  I love “From This Moment On” and think it’s a fabulous ceremony choice! πŸ™‚

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