Your Wedding Reception Playlist

From old hits to the newest chart-toppers, we have selected some great songs you can include in your wedding reception playlist!

To make your wedding reception playlist fabulous, heat up the atmosphere by selecting some super-romantic songs! During your cocktail hour and dinner, opt for slower tunes which will create ambience and make everyone’s heart melt while indulging in delicious food and wine. Be extremely romantic when choosing your first dance song, pick something sweet and dramatic for the cutting of your cake, and then pump up the volume and play something really energetic to get your guests on the dance floor and dance the night away!

The key to making a great wedding reception playlist is mixing up old and new and offering something for all age groups. You want everyone to hear something they love including your young cousins and friends, your parents and your grandparents, so throw in some classic jazz, play some old rock and roll, go all the way to the hits which are currently topping the charts and sprinkle it all with some all-time favourite ballads. Love Is In The Air by John Paul Young will get everyone to the dance floor, Beyonce’s Single Ladies will address all the single girls in the crowd, and you can greet your family with We Are Family by Sister Sledge.

20 Romantic Songs For Drinks & Dinner

1. It Had To Be You by Frank Sinatra
2. Close To You by Carpenters
3. Someone Like You by Adelle
4. Marry You by Bruno Mars
5. Let’s Stay Together by Al Green
6. Time After Time by Cyndi Lauper
7. The Way You Look Tonight by Michael Bublé
8. Pocket Full Of Rainbows by Elvis Presley
9. All That Jazz by Liza Minelli
10. Put Your Head On My Shoulder by Paul Anka
11. Moondance by Van Morrison
12. I Can’t Stop Loving You by Ray Charles
13. Stand By Me by Ben E King
14. Lean On Me by Bill Withers
15. Every Breath You Take by The Police
16. Endless Love by Lionel Richie and Diana Ross
17. Nothing’s Gonna Change My Love For You by George Benson
18. A Thousand Years by Christina Perri
19. Love On The Brain by Rihanna
20. The Scientist by The Cold Play

20 Songs For The Dance Floor

1. Love Is In The Air by John Paul Young
2. Celebration by Kool & The Gang
3. Can’t Take My Eyes Of You by Frankie Valli and The 4 Seasons
4. Footloose by Kenny Loggins
5. Twist and Shout by The Beatles
6. Stuck In The Middle With You by Stealer’s Wheel
7. Dancing Queen by Abba
8. Sex On Fire by Kings of Leon
9. Walking On Sunshine by Katrina and the Waves
10. I want To Dance With Somebody by Whitney Houston
11. Signed, Sealed, Delivered by Stevie Wonder
12. Get Lucky by Daft Punk
13. Mr. Brightside by The Killers
14. The Time Of My Life, the soundtrack from Dirty Dancing
15. Shut Up And Dance With Me by Walk the Moon
16. We Are Family by Sister Sledge
17. Single Ladies by Beyonce
18. Girls Just Want To Have Fun by Cyndi Lauper
19. Shape Of You by Ed Sheeran
20. It’s My Party by Lesley Gore

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