Favorite First Dance Songs For Weddings
Growing up, we listened and played a lot of songs and promised ourselves that this would be the song we would play or dance on our wedding day. Wedding days are romantic, personal, and unforgettable, and to mark such special occasions finding the right song to dance too would mean the world to you and your partner. There are many other reasons people choose certain songs, oldies, country songs, blues, jazz. Some want songs that they heard when they first met their partner; some choose songs based on the wedding theme. The most important thing is that you select a song that means something to you and remind you of your special day.
Some couples prefer a more relaxing dance and would like to take things slow, so they prefer slow songs, country songs, Soul and lots more, nevertheless your first dance is a very romantic moment, everyone has their attention fixed on you as you share that first dance so be sure to choose a great song.
For those who haven’t figured out what wedding songs would be right, you can choose a list of unique dance songs for the first dance at your wedding.
“Perfect” by Ed Sheeran
This is a perfect song with perfect lyrics, and you can have a slow dance and allow the words of this song to overwhelm you on this special day. The best verses of this song you’ll love are the first part that says, “I found a love for me, Darling, just dive right in, And follow my lead. Well, I found a girl beautiful and sweet. I never knew you were the someone waiting for me” It’s quite enchanting, isn’t it.
“Say You Won’t Let Go” by James Arthur
Every word of this song would get everyone emotional, meaningful lyrics that sound like you are promising your partner.
Lyrics you’ll love, I’m gonna love you ’til My lungs give out. I promise ’til death we part Like in our vows. So, I wrote this song for you, now everybody knows. That it’s just you and me ’til we’re grey and old, just say you won’t let go
“All Of Me” by John Legend
The loud and powerful voice of John Legend makes this song just perfect; celebrities would even invite him to perform at their wedding; this is a song for partners who love words of affirmation.The words of the song you’ll love are I promise ’til death we part Like in our vows. So, I wrote this song for you, now everybody knows. That it’s just you and me ’til we’re grey and old. Just say you won’t let go.
“I’m Yours” by Jason Mraz
I’m yours is a happy slow song you can dance to with a smile on your face the lyrics you’ll love is But I won’t hesitate no more, no more, it cannot wait, I’m yours
“It’s Your Love” By Tim McGraw & Faith Hill
This song is carefully worded, the lyrics you’ll love best from this song are It’s your love
It just does something to me; It sends a shock right through me, I can’t get enough. And if you wonder. About the spell, I’m under. Oh, it’s your love
“Good As You” by Kane Brown
Has great wordings, a proclamation of love towards lovers, so if your partner loves country songs and loves to hear him sing and dance with you on your wedding day. The words of the song that are most important to me are “Girl, you’re more than just the surface, Yeah, you got that heart of gold (heart of gold). So when it comes to loving you, baby. No, it will never get old”
“You Are The Reason” by Callum Scott
Callum Scott wrote this song from a place of anxiety and understands that people in relationships go through difficult times, and as long as they realize they are what they need to keep each other going, it’s worth it. And that you’ll do what it takes for it to work out. lyrics from this song that I love is “I’d climb every mountain, And swim every ocean, Just to be with you And fix what I’ve broken Oh, ’cause I need you to see That you are the reason’
“You Make It Easy” by Jason Aldean
The song would make your every moment genuinely romantic. A part of the lyrics says, “You make it easy Lovin’ up on you, Make it easy With every little thing you do, You’re my sunshine in the darkest days.”
“Made That Way” by Jordan Davis
This song helps you praise your lover’s deep qualities; you want to dance to Made that way. Lyrics you’ll love: “Everything falls into place/As soon as I see your face/Don’t stop loving me.”
“The Long Way” by Brett Eldredge
Eldredge wrote this song for someone he hopes to have someday and here you are on the dance floor living in the singer’s reality, the words from the song that heightens my emotions are “Take me the long way around your town, Were you the queen with the silver crown? I want your red blushing stories. Your faults and your glories”.
“You Are” by Lionel Richie
If you love songs from the ’80s, everyone knows you are by Lionel Richie. The song is just perfect for old school lovers “All I want is to hold you, let me show how much I love you… you are the sun, you are the rain”.
And for couples who would love a more informal first dance we have…
Your Very Own Song by Your New Favorite Artist
Having trouble finding the perfect song? Have a custom, personalized song created for your first dance. Your love story is unique, so your special song should be equally unique. Browse our song examples and find an artist or two that you would like to make your song and let’s get to work. Or we would be happy to pick the perfect artist based on your preferences. All you have to do is share some details and stories about your relationship, how you feel, and any other details that you may want included in the song and within 7 days, you have your very own love song.