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100 Best Wedding Love Songs

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Create a beautiful wedding with these romantic songs for your ceremony or album.

Create a beautiful wedding with these romantic songs for your ceremony or album.

Romantic Songs for Weddings

Every couple dreams of having a fairytale wedding. In order to make this momentous occasion as beautiful as possible, you'll need to choose the right music. Music is an integral part of generating a euphoric vibe at your wedding. It's important to use many types of love songs at your wedding. Having a creative thought process is essential for creating a grand ceremony. The music you use at your wedding needs to be meaningful and soothing.

Couples often seek the services of a wedding planner to ensure that their wedding is perfect. While wedding planners are great at planning most aspects of a wedding, many wedding planners miss a beat where music is concerned.

Choosing the right love songs can bring about a feeling of togetherness and bonding at your wedding. These love songs should relate to the beautiful memories that you've already shared together and the memories you hope to make.

The list below showcases a diverse collection of romantic love songs for weddings. If the sound of wedding bells is getting louder in your head, feel free to express yourself in the comments section.

Top 10 Best Wedding Love Songs

  1. “Thinking Out Loud”—Ed Sheeran
  2. “All of Me”—John Legend
  3. “Endless Love”—Lionel Richie and Diana Ross
  4. “Love”—Lana Del Ray
  5. “Better Together”—Jack Johnson
  6. “How Deep Is Your Love”—Bee Gees
  7. “Speechless”—Dan + Shay
  8. “No One”—Alicia Keys
  9. “Best Part”—Daniel Caesar featuring H.E.R.
  10. “Can’t Help Falling in Love”—Elvis Presley

How to Compile a Playlist of Wedding Love Songs

When choosing your wedding playlist, make sure to pick love songs that will make every moment special. To do this, you'll need to choose a diverse set of songs. Your guests should be able to relate to the songs you choose. The songs you choose for your reception should create a joyful vibe. Make sure you pick the appropriate songs for each stage of your ceremony.


11. “You Are the Reason”—Calum Scott

12. “With You”—Mariah Carey

13. “A Thousand Years”—Christina Perri

14. “Perfect”—Ed Sheeran

15. “Make You Feel My Love”—Adele

16. “Stand By Me”—Ben E. King

17. “God Gave Me You”—Blake Shelton

18. “Butterflies”—Kacey Musgraves

19. “When a Man Loves a Woman”—Percy Sledge

20. “I’m Yours”—Jason Mraz

Nostalgic and Classic Songs for Weddings

Love songs can bring about feelings of nostalgia. Lyrics about relationships that inspire and strengthen marital bonds are perfect for weddings. The song used for the couple's first dance is especially important. It’s usually the couple that picks the song for their first dance, but, in present times, many couples hand over the responsibility of finding the perfect song to their bridesmaids and groomsmen.

The song you choose should be reflective and encompass all of the beautiful things that represent love as a couple. You'll want to choose songs that remind us of the little joys we share together when we are in love.


21. “Marry You”—Bruno Mars

22. “In Case You Didn’t Know”—Brett Young

23. “Don’t Know Much”—Linda Ronstadt and Aaron Neville

24. “Fallin’ All in You”—Shawn Mendes

25. “Say You Won’t Let Go”—James Arthur

26. “Let’s Stay Together”—Al Green

27. “More Than Words”—Extreme

28. “Just the Way You Are”—Bruno Mars

29. “(Everything I Do) I Do It for You”—Bryan Adams

30. “Truly Madly Deeply”—Savage Garden

31. “Because You Loved Me”—Celine Dion

32. “How Long Will I Love You”—Ellie Goulding

33. “Suddenly”—Billy Ocean

34. “Like I’m Gonna Lose You”—Meghan Trainor featuring John Legend

35. “You’re Still the One”—Shania Twain

36. “Amazed”—Lonestar

37. “Everything”—Michael Buble

38. “Always and Forever”—Heatwave

39. “Come Away With Me”—Norah Jones

40. “Unchained Melody”—The Righteous Brothers

Song Selection for Different Types of Wedding Events

Different types of songs evoke different kinds of feelings. At your wedding, you should compile a thoughtful list of love songs, slow dance tunes, and even some funny songs that are appropriate for:

  • Traditional Wedding Ceremonies
  • Modern Wedding Ceremonies
  • Grand Couple Entrance/Bridal Entry
  • First Dance
  • Father-Daughter Dance
  • Mother-Son Dance
  • Cake Cutting
  • Reception Party
  • Bachelor Party
  • Bachelorette Party


41. “Then”—Brad Paisley

42. “Halo”—Beyonce

43. “I’ll Be”—Edwin McCain

44. “Collide”—Howie Day

45. “Heaven”—Bryan Adams

46. “Lucky”—Jason Mraz and Colbie Caillat

47. “You and Me”—Lifehouse

48. “I Just Called to Say I Love You”—Stevie Wonder

49. “Just a Kiss”—Lady Antebellum

50. “Marry Me”—Train

51. “I Will Always Love You”—Whitney Houston

52. “Love Story”—Taylor Swift

53. “Thinkin' Bout You”—Frank Ocean

54. “At Last”—Etta James

55. “Like a Star”—Corinne Bailey Rae

56. “I Choose You”—Sara Bareilles

57. “Making Memories of Us”—Keith Urban

58. “You and I”—Ingrid Michaelson

59. “Heaven”—Kane Brown

60. “Everything Has Changed”—Taylor Swift and Ed Sheeran


61. “The Only Exception”—Paramore

62. “Grow Old With Me”—Tom Odell

63. “I Can’t Stop Loving You”—Ray Charles

64. “You Are the Best Thing”—Ray LaMontagne

65. “Call Out My Name”—The Weeknd

66. “Cherish”—Kool & The Gang

67. “I Don’t Want to Miss a Thing”—Aerosmith

68. “Lights Down Low”—Max

69. “Whatever It Is”—Zac Brown Band

70. “Just the Way You Are”—Billy Joel

71. “You’ve Got the Love”—Florence and the Machine

72. “By Your Side”—Sade

73. “Little Things”—One Direction

74. “I Melt With You”—Modern English

75. “Love Someone”—Lukas Graham

76. “Nothing’s Gonna Change My Love for You”—George Benson

77. “From This Moment on”—Shania Twain

78. “Let’s Get Married”—Jagged Edge

79. “Lovin’ You”—Minnie Ripperton

80. “Can’t Take My Eyes Off You”—Frank Valli

Should You Use Classic Love Songs or New Ones for Your Wedding?

Many couples have trouble deciding what era the songs should come from. Should you play the classics, or should you be playing something more modern? In truth, you'll need a blend of both old and new songs at your wedding. While the older generations will feel nostalgic listening to the classics, younger generations will enjoy listening to modern dance numbers. Make sure to compile a playlist of songs that includes the best of both worlds.


81. “It’s Your Love”—Tim McGraw and Faith Hill

82. “Crazy”—Patsy Cline

83. “Need You Now”—Lady Antebellum

84. “Treasure”—Bruno Mars

85. “I Do”—Morgan Evans

86. “All My Life”—K-Ci and JoJo

87. “Pledging My Love”—Johnny Ace

88. “Something”—The Beatles

89. “I Won’t Give Up”—Jason Mraz

90. “Better”—Khalid

91. “Til My Last Day”—Justin Moore

92. “Dance to This”—Troye Sivan featuring Ariana Grande

93. “You Make Loving Fun”—Fleetwood Mac

94. “Bleeding Love”—Leona Lewis

95. “Maps”—Yeah Yeah Yeahs

86. “If I Ain’t Got You”—Alicia Keys

97. “Yours If You Want It”—Rascal Flatts

98. “I Knew I Loved You”—Savage Garden

99. “Hero”—Enrique Iglesias

100. “Let You Love Me”—Rita Ora

Other Beautiful Wedding Love Songs

  • “Dancing Away With My Heart”—Dillon Carmichael
  • “The Luckiest”—Ben Folds
  • “I Could Not Ask for More”—Edwin McCain
  • “When I Say I Do”—Matthew West
  • “I Will Be There”—Odessa
  • “Biggest Part of Me”—Ambrosia
  • “Hold My Hand”—Jess Glyne
  • “Someone Like You”—Paolo Nutini
  • “Anywhere With You”—Jake Owen
  • “Wanted”—Hunter Hayes
  • “How Do I Live”—LeAnn Rimes
  • “Kiss Me”—Sixpence None The Richer
  • “Home”—Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeroes
  • “Woman in Love”—Barbara Streisand
  • “Adore You”—Miley Cyrus
  • “Faithfully”—Journey
  • “When the Stars Go Blue”—Ryan Adams
  • “I’ll Make Love to You”—Boyz 2 Men
  • “You Raise Me Up”—Josh Groban
  • “First Day of My Life”—Bright Eyes
  • “Saving All My Love for You”—Whitney Houston
  • “I Choose You”—Ryan Darling
  • “Best Day of My Life”—American Authors
  • “You Were Meant for Me”—Jewel
  • “Up Where We Belong”—Joe Cocker
  • “Bless the Broken Road”—Rascal Flatts
  • “Mirrors”—Justin Timberlake
  • “Good as You”—Kane Brown
  • “Take on Me”—A-ha
  • “From Here to Eternity”—Michael Peterson
  • “Your Song”—Elton John
  • “Hold Back the River”—James Bay
  • “So Amazing”—Luther Vandross
  • “Tonight I Celebrate My Love”—Peabo Bryson and Roberta Flack
  • “Bubbly”—Colbie Caillat
  • “XO”—Beyonce
  • “More Than You’ll Ever Know”—Travis Tritt
  • “Ain’t No Mountain High”—Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell
  • “True Companion”—Marc Cohn
  • “Who You Love”—John Mayer featuring Kate Perry
  • “Me and You”—Kenny Chesney
  • “Just the Two of Us”—Grover Washington Jr.
  • “Banana Pancakes”—Jack Johnson
  • “I Will Spend My Whole Life Loving You”—Imaginary Future and Kina Grannis
  • “Just Tell Me You Love Me”—England Dan and John Ford Coley
  • “Ho Hey”—The Lumineers
  • “Guiding Light”—Mumford & Sons
  • “Somewhere Only We Know”—Keane
  • “One and Only”—Adele
  • “Closer”—Tegan and Sara
  • “You & I (Nobody in the World)”—John Legend
  • “You Make It Easy”—Jason Aldean
  • “Sky Full of Stars”—Coldplay
  • “I’d Love You to Want Me”—Lobo
  • “Have I Told You Lately”—Van Morrison
  • “Riptide”—Vance Joy
  • “With or Without You”—U2
  • “City of Stars”—Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone
  • “Never Let Me Go”—Florence and The Machine
  • “My Heart Will Go On”—Celine Dion
  • “There Is a Light That Never Goes Out”—The Smiths
  • “Perfect Two”—Auburn
  • “You and Me”—Dave Matthews Band
  • “She Got the Best of Me”—Luke Combs
  • “Nothing’s Gonna Stop Us Now”—Starship
  • “I Wanna Make You Close Your Eyes”—Dierks Bentley
  • “Somebody to You”—The Vamps featuring Demi Lovato
  • “That’s What’s Up”—Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeroes
  • “I Love You Always Forever”—Donna Lewis
  • “Love Will Keep Us Together”—Captain & Tennille
  • “Us”—James Bay
  • “My Best Friend”—Tim McGraw
  • “Chasing Cars”—Snow Patrol
  • “Use Somebody”—Kings of Leon
  • “Drive”—The Cars
  • “A Moment Like This”—Kelly Clarkson
  • “Stuck On You”—Lionel Richie
  • “Right Here Waiting”— Richard Marx
  • “Lovesong”—Adele
  • “We Found Love”—Rihanna featuring Calvin Harris
  • “Back at One”—Brian McKnight
  • “The Power of Love”—Jennifer Rush
  • “Movement”—Hozier
  • “Here and Now”—Luther Vandross
  • “Rather Be”—Clean Bandit featuring Jess Glynne
  • “The Way I Am”—Ingrid Michaelson
  • “I Want to Belong to You”—Katie Herzig
  • “Only Love”—Ben Howard
  • “What I Wouldn’t Do”—Serena Ryder
  • “Hold On, We’re Going Home”—Drake featuring Majid Jordan
  • “This I Promise You”—NSYNC
  • “Latch”—Sam Smith
  • “Reasons to Love You”—Meiko
  • “Walk With You”—Edwin McCain
  • “Signed, Sealed, Delivered I’m Yours”—Stevie Wonder
  • “Vision of Love”—Mariah Carey
  • “Love Is Beginning”—Imaginary Future
  • “Born to Love You”—Lanco
  • “My House”—Kacey Musgraves
  • “The Book of Love”—The Magnetic Fields

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