(Closed) help! I need cute songs to play while the guests arrive…

posted 7 years ago in Music
Post # 3
15 posts
  • Wedding: March 2012

going to the chapel

any songs from the father of the bride sountrack

and then he kissed me by the crystals

Post # 4
192 posts
Blushing bee
  • Wedding: June 2011

I walked in to Stay the Night by James Blunt and we left together to Hey Soul Sister by Train
Clearly not traditional – but so much fun and super cheerful 🙂

Post # 5
478 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: October 2011

We’re having a pianist who’d going to play covers of a bunch of today’s popular songs. They’re so pretty! You can youtube a bunch.

Post # 6
385 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: December 2011

You said cute  –  I wanted a mix of romantic and cute.  So here are my cute choices

Cobie Callait – “I do”  also “Bubbly”

Ingrid Michealson – “take me the way I am”

The Band Perry – All of your life


Post # 7
929 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: September 2011

I personally love the classics: Dean Martin, Otis Redding, Ella Fitzgerald, Louis Armstrong, …

Post # 8
45 posts
  • Wedding: September 2011

Here are some I’m using for the cocktail hour: 

First Day of My Life – Bright Eyes

Can’t Help Falling In Love – Ingrid Michaelson version 

You Are the Best Thing – Ray LaMontagne 

You and I – Wilco 

Volcano – Damien Rice 

Falling Slowly – Glen Hansard and Marketa Irglova 

1, 2, 3, 4 – Feist 

Tighten Up – The Black Keys

My Old Ways – Dr. Dog

Sparrows Over Birmingham – Josh Rouse 

Love Vibration – Josh Rouse 

Wonderful – Josh Rouse 

One Sweet Love – Sara Bareilles 

Love Story – Vitamin String Quartet version of Taylor Swift song

1234 – Plain White T’s 

Fade Into You – Mazzy Star 

Flowers in the Window – Travis 

Bless the Broken Road – Rascal Flatts 

This Will Be Our Year – OK Go 

Dog Days Are Over – Florence and the Machine 

Post # 9
289 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: October 2011

Come Away With Me – Norah Jones

You and Me – Lifehouse

How Sweet It Is – James Taylor

Sweet Pea – Amos Lee

The Luckiest – Ben Folds

Marry You- Bruno Mars

What do ya got? – Bon Jovi

I do it for you – Bryan Adams

When You Say Nothing at All – Alison Krauss

Love Story – Taylor Swift

Love Is – Jon Allmett

God Blessed the Broken Road – Rascall Flatts

Mine – Taylor Swift

Green Eyes – Coldplay

A Moment Like This – Kelly Clarkston

Till Death Do Us Part – White Lion

Post # 10
466 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: April 2011 - Sweet ceremony by the sea and sunset celebration on the North Shore of Hawaii

here are a few of my favorites that we used for our little beach wedding. and below are all the links to my music posts {we love love love music of all genres}:

Sweet Songs + A Beach Ceremony

Hey DJ Could You Play That Song Part I

Hey DJ Could You Play That Song Part II


THE CEREMONY: The dreamiest of dreamy songs

Guest Arrival Songs:


Family & Bridesmaids:

Bride w/ Mom & Bro:


COCKTAIL HOUR: A cup of indie rock, a dash of ’80s and a sprinkle of R&B/Motown



DINNER: Couldn’t get enough? The indie rock-motown-top 40-’80s-rock playlist cocktail continues!

Indie Rock / ’80s:

R&B / Motown:

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