Top 20 Songs For Getting Married


Music is important because it can set the tone for any occasion. And for your wedding, it is definitely one of the most crucial things you must consider. Your wedding day is a happy occasion and you want everyone to be celebrating, not sitting in their seats, so choose songs that are happy and upbeat about getting married!

Top 20 Getting Married Songs


The Dixie Cups, Chapel of Love (1964)

This is a very popular song that has been played at countless wedding celebrations since it was originally recorded.


Coldplay, Wedding Bells (2010)

Coldplay brings couples all over the world together to listen to this song. This song has a tempo that everyone will be up dancing to - or at least tapping their feet to.


Blake Shelton, God Gave Me You (2011)

When you play this song, you will feel in the moment how connected you are to each other. While the world turns slowly around you, you will gaze into each other's eyes and remember the moments that have taken you to where you are now.


Elvis Presley, Can't Help Falling in Love (1961)

Who can resist Elvis singing this original and popular wedding song? It's a song that tells a story about true love and for the period of time while it's playing, it will all be about just you two.


Big & Rich, Lost in This Moment (2007)

Big & Rich has sung lots of getting married songs. Here's one of their more popular songs for weddings.


Ben Rector, White Dress (2010)

You will want to have this song playing when you show up for your wedding day in your gorgeous white dress. Everyone will remember your beauty and happiness at that moment.


Jewel, I Do (2008)

Jewel has many great songs that have insightful meaning. This is a song that she specifically created for that special moment in life, your wedding. Add this song to your playlist; your guests will love it!


Train, Marry Me (2009)

From music to lyrics, this is a classic love song that must be on your list. The simple guitar background makes it pleasant to hear.


Snow Patrol, Just Say Yes (2009)

"Just say yes!" What wonderful words to hear and what could be more appropriate for this special day. "It's not a test, nor a trick of the mind, only love", as the lyrics say.


Shania Twain, From This Moment (1997)

This is a great song for two people getting together and saying their vowels as they commit to loving each other from this moment on.


Clint Black & Lisa Hartman Black, When I Say I Do (1999)

This country song is a traditional marriage song, sung by a husband/wife duo. Just as they stepped towards each other while singing, you two can step into a new life with this beautiful song.


Colbie Caillat, I Do (2011)

As opposed to "I Do" by Jewel, listed above, this song will help you add some serious tempo to your music mix. Colbie Caillat always has upbeat music to get even the dance haters out on the dance floor - or at least smiling.


Taylor Swift, Today Was a Fairytale (2010)

Little girls often dream of their wedding day and how special it will be; almost like a fairy tale! Now, you can make your fairytale come true as Taylor Swift sings this song to you.


Brad Paisley, Then (2009)

Brad is a country singer with a lot of love in his heart and soul. He knows how to create the best wedding reception songs. The memorable and heartfelt words in this song will bring everyone to tears.


Bruno Mars, Marry You (2010)

With this song, Bruno Mars can bring the emotions you felt during the best proposal ever flooding back on your wedding day. Most brides and grooms have this song on their wedding songs playlist.


Joshua Radin, Today (2006)

Joshua wrote this beautiful love song that you will certainly want to play at your wedding. "You are the one I've been waiting for today", he sings, so let's start your new life together with this song.


Christina Perri, A Thousand Years (2011)

This classic love song is one must that can't be missed on your wedding day, whether it’s used as a processional song, first dance, or last dance.


Ed Sheeran, Thinking Out Loud (2014)

This song has been included in many lists of getting married songs. No one can resist Ed Sheeran's charming vocals in this beautiful tune.


John Legend, All of Me (2013)

This song has become very popular at weddings these days. It could even be regarded as the most popular of all wedding songs! Will it make your list?


U2, All I Want Is You (1988)

U2 has always been known to produce songs with meaning. Since you’ll want a memorable song to be played on your wedding day, this is a great choice.