20 Best Songs for Walking Back Down the Aisle


After it’s all done and you’ll finally head back down the aisle as a couple for the reception. You must take care to choose the perfect music to glamorize this moment. Not just any kind of music, but a tune with an element of fun, romance, or an upbeat vibe would be most appropriate. Here we have compiled a list of the all-time most famous songs for walking back down the aisle.

Upbeat Songs for Walking Back Down the Aisle


This Will Be- Natalie Cole

This rollicking soundtrack sweetly represents the feelings of a lover who is extremely grateful for all the positive things that her love has brought into her life. No one but him can give her all these pleasures.


Love on Top-Beyoncé

This song’s about a girl whose lover has given her so many reasons to live and to smile. People say love hurts but she is thankful and happy for the man she loves, and has proved everything else to just be a vain thought. She feels thankful to be placing her love on top.


You Make My Dreams Come True - Hall & Oates

The song really lives up to the hype of an upbeat song. The rhythmic beats would surely make you groove. The lyrics suggest the joyous mood of a lover who is thanking his love for being there for him.


Sugar - Maroon 5

This is surely a song to get lost in. The lover is craving and trying hard to get close to the one he loves. No matter where she lives, goes or whatever she does, all he wants is to be around her.


Love Never Felt So Good - Michael Jackson

This song is not only perfect for repeated listens but also one of the best choices for walking back down the aisle. It’s a song praising love. The singer describes love as a blessing. And loving never felt so good.


Best Day of My Life - American Authors

Yet another harmonically-rich and funky song that will set the tone of the event. The song is an instrumental genius. It’s about a guy whose love has made him fall head over heels and this day is gonna be the best day of his life.


You Are the Best Thing - Ray LaMontagne

This song is always a treat to listen to. The lover (disturbed over something) wants his lady to be with him, as her presence is always so relieving and makes his worries fade away. The lyrics and music are both quite suitable to be played as a recessional.

Romantic Songs for Walking Back Down the Aisle


There's No Way - Alabama

Filled with romantic effects, this song is a beautiful expression of love. It’s about a night (just like a wedding night), when the lover is overwhelmed when expressing his love and how impossible it is for him to be without her.


When You Got a Good Thing - Lady Antebellum

It’s his wedding day and the lover has fallen head over heels in love. Finding such a nice life partner has just made him feel so lucky. He is all set to face the ups and downs of marital life but only if she is with him.


Look at Us - Vince Gill

This song presents the feelings and experiences of an elderly couple. After spending so many years in a relationship (marriage) this experienced couple is still leaning on each other. There have been differences and issues but love has conquered all.


Forever's as Far as I'll Go - Alabama

This is one of the most highly recommended song for walking back down the aisle. It’s a song where the lover assures his life partner of loving her to bits. He would never take her for granted. Even when they grow old, they will still cherish this love.


I Do - Paul Brandt

The course of true love never runs smoothly. This song about a situation where both of the lovers have been through a lot in their lives. Now after getting back together, they are determined to stand by each other.


Til My Last Day - Justin Moore

Tis better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all. That’s what the lover feels in the song. His terrible past makes him feel that he should not love someone as special as his lady-love. But he finally ends up loving her anyway. Till his last breath.


God Gave Me You - Blake Shelton

Love will find a way! This song is the story of a man facing troubles and becoming hopeless about life. Finally, the woman enters his life like an angel and makes it worth living. Feeling blessed, he is sure that she is a gift from God.


Hey Pretty Girl - Kip Moore

This song’s lyrics are about a beautiful way of proposing to a girl. The man calls her a ‘pretty girl’ and wants her to come and build a love nest with him. Life is so long and it’s better to have the right life partner with you along the way.

Sweet and Fun Songs for Walking Back Down the Aisle


Happy Together - the Turtles

You are so happy together! That’s what this song is all about. When this couple is together, everything turns out to be great. You and only you are the one I want to spend my life with, that’s what this lover believes.


This Will Be Our Year - The Zombies

This song is about the celebration and joy that the couple in the song is experiencing. After passing through all the hardships and heavy days, finally they are on their way to a blessed life. As he sings, “This will be our year”.


Smile - Uncle Kracker

This a rather fun song for walking back down the aisle. It’s all about the admiration of a lover for his girl. To him, whatever he has in his life, is just because of her.


Feel Again - OneRepublic

This song expresses the feelings of a man who once had a numb soul. He had no feelings at all. But ever since this girl came into his life, life has become beautiful for him. Now he has an all-new feeling of life from within.


I Do - Colbie Caillat

This feel-good song is a beautiful depiction of the story of a girl who never believed in love and getting married, until she met her Prince Charming. It was love at first sight and her love made her shout, ‘I do’.