Wedding Reception Music Suggestions

Published
14/02/2013 by

Albury DJ Entertainment have suggested some great music for your reception. 

Entrance Song
The entrance song signals the end of the ceremony and the start of the celebration. We suggest something upbeat and fun to start the party. Some couples may choose a slower love song.

All You Need Is Love – The Beatles
Beautiful Day – U2
Celebration – Kool & the Gang
Crazy Little Thing Called Love – Queen
Feel So Close – Calvin Harris
Feel The Love – Rudimental Feat. John Newman
Forever – Chris Brown
Give Me Everything – Pitbull Ft. Neyo
I Believe In A Thing Called Love – The Darkness
I Feel Good—James Brown
I Gotta Feeling – Black Eyed Peas
I’m A Believer – Smash Mouth
It Had To Be You – Harry Connick Jr
Just The Way You Are – Bruno Mars
Love Generation – Bob Sinclair
Party Rock Anthem – LFMAO
Raise Your Glass – Pink
Say Hey (I Love You) – Michael Franti
Sexy & I Know It – LMFAO
Shook Me All Night Long – ACDC
Signed, Sealed, Delivered – Stevie Wonder
Sweet Disposition – Temper Trap
The Time (Dirty Bit) – Black Eyed Peas
The Way You Make Me Feel – Michael Jackson
We Found Love – Rihanna Feat. Calvin Harris
Yeah *3 – Chris Brown
You’re The First, The Last, My Everything – Barry White

Bridal Waltz
This is obviously a personal choice that could represent you both, a song when you first met or a song to signify the start of your marriage. I would recommend practicing together and possibly a fully prepared and choreographed version. Why not include your bridal party throughout the song somewhere to really make it memorable.

A Thousand Years – Christina Perri
All My Life – Thirsty Merc
Amazed – Lonestar
At Last – Etta James
Better Together – Jack Johnson
Can’t Get Enough Of Your Love – Barry White
Could I Have This Dance – Anne Murray
Everything – Michael Buble
Feels Like Home – Chantal Kreviazuk
Grow Old With You – Adam Sandler
I Do – Colbie Caillat
I Loved Her First – Heartland
I’m Yours – Jason Mraz
It Had To Be Your – Harry Connick Jr
It’s Your Love – Faith Hill & Tim McGraw
Just The Way You Are – Boyce Avenue
Lucky – Jason Mraz & Colbie Caillat
Make You Feel My Love – Adele
Making Memories Of Us – Keith Urban
Marry You – Bruno Mars
My Best Friend – Tim McGraw
One and Only – Adele
Smile – Uncle Kracker
Throw Your Arms Around Me – Hunters & Collectors
Today Was A Fairytale – Taylor Swift
Unchained Melody – The Righteous Brothers

Cake Cutting
Many people choose a fun song for this or something slow and meaningful.

Best Friend – Queen
Big Jet Plane – Angus & Julia Stone
Candyman – Christina Aguilera
From This Moment – Shania Twain
Grow Old With You – Adam Sandler
Happy Together – The Turtles
I Can’t Help Myself – Four Topss
I’m Yours – Jason Mraz
L.O.V.E – Nat King Cole
Mango Tree – Angus & Julia Stone
Over The Rainbow – Israel
Smile – Uncle Kracker
Stand By Me – BenE King
Sugar, Sugar – The Archies
Sweetest Thing – U2
Sweets For My Sweets – The Drifters
This Kiss – Faith Hill
Today Was A Fairytale – Taylor Swift

Bouquet
By far the most popular song over the last 2 years has been Single Ladies, I would suggest she wrote this song for this purpose, if not it was genius. Other fun choices are available.

Bootylicious – Destiny’s Child
Crazy In Love – Beyonce
Do It Like That – Ricki_Lee
Don’t Cha – Pussycat Dolls
Girls Just Want To Have Fun – Cyndi Lauper
Hit Me With Your Best Shot – Pat Benatar
Hot In Herre—Nelly
Just A Girl – No Doubt
Lady Marmalade – Pink, Christina, Lil Kim, Mya
Man I Feel Like A Women – Shania Twain
Milkshake – Kelis
Murder On The Dancefloor – Sophie Ellis Baxter
Only Girl In The World – Rihanna
Respect – Aretha Franklin
Run The World (Girls) – Beyonce
Single ladies – Beyonce

Garter Removal
I find this one of the highlights of the night, everyone enjoys watching a groom struggle to remove the garter and some fun sexy music really adds to the moment.
Another One Bites The Dust – Queen
Bad Boys (Theme From Cops) – Inner Circle
Bad To The Bone – George Thorogood
Boombastic – Shaggy
Cherry Pie – Warrant
Do Ya Think I’m Sexy – Rod Stewart
Eye Of The tiger – Survivor
I’m Too Sexy – Right Said Fred
Legs – ZZ Top
Mission Impossible Theme
Sexy and I Know It – LMFAO
Sexyback – Justin Timberlake
Up There Cazaly – Mike Brady
Wild Thing – Tone Loc
You Can Leave Your Hat On – Joe Cocker