Top Wedding Songs For Your Reception in 2016

Hopefully this article helps you pick and choose the majority of songs that you want played at your wedding reception.

Top Wedding Songs For Your Reception in 2016


We've taken the top 10 songs for each category and listed them below. You can also download the pdf version of the ultimate wedding song guide.


Top Dance Songs

  1. Mark Ronson Feat. Bruno Mars - Uptown Funk
  2. Black Eyed Peas - I Gotta Feeling
  3. Walk The Moon - Shut Up And Dance
  4. Pharrell Williams - Happy
  5. Justin Beiber - Sorry
  6. Maroon 5 - Sugar
  7. Flo Rida - My House
  8. Pitbull Feat. Ke$ha - Timber
  9. Calvin Harris - How Deep Is Your Love
  10. The Chainsmokers - Roses

Top Wedding Classics

  1. Journey - Don't Stop Believin'
  2. Isley Brothers - Shout
  3. AC/DC - You Shook Me All Night Long
  4. Bon Jovi - Livin' On A Prayer
  5. DJ Casper - Cha Cha Slide
  6. Van Morrison - Brown Eyed Girl
  7. Garth Brooks - Friends In Low Places
  8. Beatles - Twist And Shout
  9. Michael Jackson - Billie Jean
  10. Sir Mix A Lot - Baby Got Back

Top Songs For A Grand Entrance

  1. AC/DC - Thunderstruck
  2. Beyonce Feat. Jay-Z - Crazy In Love
  3. Black Eyed Peas - I Gotta Feeling
  4. Bill Conti - Gonna Fly Now (Theme From Rocky)
  5. DJ Kool - Let Me Clear My Throat (Party Remix)
  6. Dropkick Murphy's - Shipping Up To Boston
  7. Guns N' Roses - Welcome To The Jungle
  8. Pharrell - Happy
  9. Pink - Get The Party Started
  10. T.I. Feat. Jay-Z - Bring 'Em Out


Top First Dance Songs

  1. Jason Mraz - I Won’t Give Up
  2. Train - Marry Me
  3. Adele - Make You Feel My Love
  4. Adam Sandler - Grow Old With You
  5. Ed Sheeran - Thinking Out Loud
  6. Nat King Cole - L.O.V.E
  7. Ben Howard - Only Love
  8. David Gray - This Years Love
  9. Proclaimers, The - I'm Gonna Be (Sleeping At Last Cover)
  10. Landon Pigg - Falling In Love At A Coffee Shop

Top Cake Cutting Songs

  1. Archies - Sugar, Sugar
  2. James Taylor - How Sweet It Is
  3. Def Leppard - Pour Some Sugar On Me
  4. U2 - Sweetest Thing
  5. Beatles - When IĆ¢€™m Sixty-four
  6. Maroon 5 - Sugar
  7. Amos Lee - Sweet Pea
  8. Blake Shelton - Honey Bee
  9. Turtles - Happy Together
  10. Four Tops - I Can't Help Myself (Sugar Pie, Honey Bunch)

Top Garter Toss Songs

  1. Beastie Boys - Girls
  2. Blondie - One Way Or Another
  3. Commodores, The - Brick House
  4. Kenny Loggins - Danger Zone
  5. MC Hammer - Can't Touch This
  6. Mission Impossible - Theme Song
  7. Salt-N-Pepa - Whatta Man
  8. Warrant - Cherry Pie
  9. ZZ Top - Legs
  10. Jay-Z - Big Pimpin'

Top Bouquet Toss Songs

  1. Beyonce - Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It)
  2. Spice Girls - Wannabe
  3. Christina Aguilera - Ain't No Other Man
  4. Shania Twain - Man! I Feel Like A Woman
  5. Cake - Short Skirt Long Jacket
  6. Jay-Z - Girls Girls Girls
  7. LMFAO - Sexy And I Know It
  8. Bruno Mars - Treasure
  9. Nelly Furtado - Maneater
  10. Cyndi Lauper - Girls Just Want To Have Fun

Top Father / Daughter Songs

  1. Heartland - I Loved Her First
  2. Tim Mcgraw - My Little Girl
  3. Bob Carlisle - Butterfly Kisses
  4. Rascal Flatts - My Wish
  5. Steven Curtis Chapman - Cinderella
  6. Frank Sinatra - The Way You Look Tonight
  7. Beatles, The - In My Life
  8. Paul Simon - Father And Daughter
  9. Stevie Wonder - Isn’t She Lovely
  10. Fleetwood Mac - Landslide

Top Mother / Song Songs

  1. Boyz II Men - A Song For Mama
  2. Lee Ann Womack - I Hope You Dance
  3. Lynyrd Skynyrd - Simple Man
  4. Kenny Rogers - Through The Years
  5. Rod Stewart - Have I Told You Lately
  6. Stevie Wonder - You Are The Sunshine Of My Life
  7. Bette Midler - Wind Beneath My Wings
  8. Rod Stewart - Forever Young
  9. Taylor Hicks - Do I Make You Proud
  10. Mark Harris - Find Your Wings

Top Bridal Party Songs

  1. Black Eyed Peas - I Gotta Feeling
  2. Pharrell - Happy
  3. Major Lazer & DJ Snake - Lean On
  4. LMFAO Feat. Lauren Bennett And Goon Rock - Party Rock Anthem
  5. Nelly - Ride Wit Me
  6. Montell Jordan - This Is How We Do It
  7. Kool & The Gang - Celebration
  8. House Of Pain - Jump Around
  9. Pink! - Raise Your Glass
  10. Jackson 5 - ABC