(Closed) Share your music playlists! I need inspiration… :)

posted 10 years ago in Music
Post # 17
23 posts
  • Wedding: February 2012

Thank you for this post!  Selecting music is not something we seem to excel at… 

Post # 19
137 posts
Blushing bee
  • Wedding: July 2012

Before the ceremony/Cocktail Hour:
Soft Rock

  • Here comes the sun
  • My girl- the temptations
  • Lovely Tonight- Joshua Radin
  • I’d Rather be with you- Joshua Radin
  • Today- Joshua Radin
  • Loving you tonight- Andrew Allen
  • Happy as the sun- Tyrone Wells
  • Im Yours- Jason Mraz
  • Vitamin String Quartet
  • happy together- the turtles
  • bubbly- colbie caillat
  • Everything- Michael Buble
  • You are the best thing- Ray Lamontagne
  • isnt she lovely- stevie wonder
  • Amazing- Andrew Allen
  • Love Life- Andrew Allen
  • Forever- Ben Harper
  • Michael Buble
  • L.O.V.E Nat King Cole
  • 1, 2, 3, 4- plain white t’s
  • new shoes- paolo nutini
  • Wonderful Tonight- Eric Clapton
  • fleetwood mac- landslide
  • everyday- dave matthews
  • sultans of swing- dire straights
  • dont stop- fleetwood mac
  • iris goo goo dolls
  • dashboard confessionals (stolen, even now…etc)
  • better together- jack johnson


  • Bridesmaids: Bless the Broken Road- Rascal Flatts (piano version)
  • Bride: Marry Me- Train (Piano Version)

Marriage license signing:

  • Is this love Bob Marley


  • all you need is love ? (the beatles)

Bride & Groom Grand Entrance:

  • Thunderstruck ACDC (?)

First Dance:

  • The Way You Look Tonight- Sinatra

Dinner: (fun, upbeat jazzy music)

  • Anything by Frank Sinatra
  • Barry White
  • Crazy little thing called love- Elvis

Father Daughter Dance:

  • My Little Girl- Tim McGraw

Mother Son Dance:

Early Evening Dancing:

  • Summer of 69- Bryan Adams
  • Let’s dance- David Bowie
  • Brown Eyed Girl- Van Morrison
  • Sweet Home Alabama
  • Pretty Woman
  • Moondance- Michael Buble
  • Hey There Delilah- Plain White T’s
  • I feel good- James Brown
  • sweet caroline- neil diamond
  • the way you make me feel- michael jackson
  • sweet home alabama -lynyrd skynyrd
  • i want you to want me- cheap trick
  • when im 64- the beatles
  • signed, sealed, delivered- stevie wonder
  • home for a rest- great big sea
  • build me up buttercup- the foundations
  • Amazed- Lonestar
  • Thriller michael jackson
  • the police
  • Im a believer -smashmouth

Cake Cutting:

  • Sugar so Sweet- Tyrone Wells

Bouquet Toss:

  • Single Ladies- Beyonce

Late Night Dancing:

  • i got a feeling- black eyed peas
  • shook me all night long- acdc
  • Shout
  • aint no mountain high enough
  • Save a horse ride a cowboy
  • You really got me- The Kinks
  • Lets get married remix- jagged edge
  • party rock anthem- LMFAO
  • Dont wanna miss a thing- Aerosmith
  • Moves like Jagger- Maroon 5
  • Raise your glass- pink
  • Dynamite- Taio Cruz
  • dont stop believin- Journey
  • evacuate the dance floor- cascada
  • sexy back- justin timberlake
  • Give me everything- Pitbull
  • ive got a feeling- black eyed peas

Do not play:

  • Chicken dance
  • YMCA (unless requested)
  • Macarena (unless requested)

Post # 22
2582 posts
Sugar bee
  • Wedding: September 2012

Groove Is in the Heart  ๐Ÿ™‚

Post # 23
1618 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: September 2011

My playlist was a pretty much a hit!  I certainly loved it ๐Ÿ™‚


Seating Music

Fleet Foxes
Fleet Foxes Album


Ceremony Music

Iron and Wine – Love and Some Verses

Bridal Walk
Jack Johnson – Angel

Vitamin String Quartet – Hallejuiah cover of Paramore


Cocktail Hour

Sufjan Stevens
Hear the Illinois Album


Intro Music

Another One Bites The Dust



Iron and Wine
The Creek Drank the Cradle Album


Cake Cutting Song

Belle and Sebastian
Funny Little Frog


First Dance

Regina Specktor
Real Love


Daddy Daughter Dance

The Rolling Stones
Wild Horses


Dance time music


La Roux

Britney Spears
I’m a Slave 4 U

Britney Spears 

Your Love is My Drug

Tik Tok

Lady Gaga
Bad Romance

Lady Gaga
Born This Way

The Beatles
Dizzy Miss Lizzy

The Beatles
Twist Shout

Don’t Stop Believing

Shook Me All Night Long

Ooh La La

Strict Machine

Justin Timberlake
Like I Love You

Justin Timberlake

Belle and Sebastian
The Blues are Still Blue

Dancing Queen

Michael Jackson

Michael Jackson
Don’t Stop Till You Get Enough

Fat Bottomed Girls

Stayin Alive

Scissor Sisters
I don’t feel like dancing

Ceelo Green
Forget You

Bruno Mars
Marry You

Only Girl

Don’t Stop the Music

Far East Movement
Like a G6

Sir Mix a Lot
Baby Got Back

Mc Hammer
Can’t Touch This

Vanilla Ice
Ice Ice Baby

Salt n Peppa
Push It

Love Shack

Yolanda Be Cool & DCUP
No Americano

Cherry Poppin Daddies
Zoot Suit Riot

Bruno Mars
Just the Way You Are

Al Green
Let’s Stay Together

Jack Johnson
Better Together

Lou Reed
Perfect Day

Lou Reed
Satellite of Love

Neil Young
Harvest Moon

Neil Young
Such a Woman

Brandy Alexander

The Beatles

The Beatles
I Will

The Beatles

The Beatles
When I’m Sixty – Four

The Beatles
In My Life

The Beatles
Here There and Everywhere

The Beatles
And I Love Her

To Make You Feel My Love


Crazy for You

Neil Diamond
Sweet Caroline

Jason Mraz
I’m Yours

Michael Buble

Michael Buble
Haven’t Met You Yet

The Mindbenders
A Groovy Kind of Love

Plain White T’s
Rhythm of Love

Marry Me

Linda Ronnstadt
All I Need to Know

Trace Adkins
The Rest of Mine

Randy Travis
Forever and Ever Amen

She & Him
I Was Made For You

Fleetwood Mac

Beach Boys
God Only Knows

Elton John
Your Song

Dave Matthews Band

Can’t Help Falling in Love

Tim McGraw & Faith Hill
It’s Your Love

Sonny & Cher
I Got You Babe

Post # 26
1867 posts
Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: March 2012

I know this post is a couple weeks old, but I’m so glad I found it!  I’ve been so frustrated trying to pick out all the music and all these lists definitely help.  Just wanted to say thanks for posting them!  Laughing

Post # 27
554 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: June 2014

agreed – i just added 20 songs to my list!


Post # 28
65 posts
Worker bee
  • Wedding: May 2012

I’m just starting my list and this was super helpful! Thank you!

A few I haven’t seen on here yet-

U Got it Bad by Usher

Back at One by Brian McKnight

What’s Right is Right by Taylor Hicks

Two is better than one by Boys Like Girls

Fall For You by Secondhand Serenade

Summer Lovin’ from the Grease soundtrack (A friend of mine played this one at her wedding and everyone got really into it with the girls and boys doing their respective parts)

I’ll also pick some Fall Out Boy songs


Post # 29
62 posts
Worker bee
  • Wedding: April 2013

This is one of the most helpful music posts I’ve ever seen!! Thanks ๐Ÿ™‚ Our wedding is still a looong ways away but we just booked our DJ so this will be a big help.

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