Northwest Georgia Weddings Top 50 Songs for the First Dance!

Searching for the perfect “first dance” song as husband and wife? Let us help you ease that stress at Northwest Georgia Weddings, where we have done the thinking and compiled a list of popular and lesser-known songs (along with a few of our personal favorites!). Your wedding song will be one thing you remember forever about your wedding day, so make sure it reflects you as a couple. Browse through our selection of the “best of the best” according to preference and remember songs you may have forgotten, or discover songs for the first time that fit your relationship to a “T!” Our Top 50 songs, from the lover of classic oldies to the fans of country and contemporary pop – whatever your style, are sure to include the perfect song for you. And don’t overlook our classy list of Daddy/Daughter wedding dance songs!

Classic Goodies

  • Unchained Melody – Righteous Brothers
  • Unforgettable – Nat King Cole
  • The Way You Look Tonight – Tony Bennett
  • When I Fall in Love – Nat King Cole
  • At Last – Etta James
  • Can’t Help Falling in Love – Elvis Presley
  • Endless Love – Lionel Ricjie and Diana Ross
  • I Will Always Love You – Dolly Parton (or Whitney Houston)
  • The Way You Look Tonight – Frank Sinatra
  • You and I – Crystal Gayle and Eddie Rabbitt

Country Greats

  • I Do – Paul Brandt
  • Can I Have This Dance – Anne Murray
  • I Cross My Heart – George Strait
  • It’s Your Love – Faith Hill and Tim McGraw
  • When I Said I Do – Clint Black and Lisa Hartman Black
  • From Here to Eternity – Michael Peterson
  • When You Say Nothing At All – Keith Whitley (or Alison Krauss)
  • Me and You – Kenny Chesney
  • How Do I Live – Trisha Yearwood
  • Shameless – Garth Brooks

Popular “I Do” Songs of the 80’s and 90’s

  • Eternal Flame – The Bangles
  • Have I Told You Lately – Rod Stewart
  • When a Man Loves a Woman – Michael Bolton
  • All My Like – K-Ci & Jojo
  • Because You Loved Me – Celine Dion
  • Everything I Do – Bryan Adams
  • Faithfully – Journey
  • Just the Way You Are – Billy Joel
  • I Do (Cherish You) – 98 Degrees
  • I’ll Be – Edwin McCain

Popular Wedding Day Songs from 2000 +

  • A Moment Like This – Kelly Clarkson
  • Marry Me – Train
  • Bless the Broken Road – Rascal Flatts
  • You and Me – Dave Matthews Band
  • We Both Know – Colbie Caillat featuring Gavin DeGraw
  • Lucky – Jason Mraz featuring Colbie Caillat
  • Nothing’s Real But Love – Rebecca Ferguson
  • I Won’t Give Up – Jason Mraz
  • Thank God I Found You – Mariah Carey
  • I Won’t Let You Go – James Morrison

The Daddy/Daughter Dance

  • Butterfly Kisses – Bob Carlisle
  • Daddy’s Little Girl – Al Martino
  • Daughter of Mine – John McDermott
  • What a Wonderful World – Louie Armstrong
  • A Song for My Daughter – Ray Allaire
  • I Loved Her First – Heartland
  • My Wish – Rascal Flatts
  • My Little Girl – Tim McGraw
  • There You’ll Be – Faith Hill
  • You Raise Me Up – Josh Groban

Also, read our tips on choosing music for your Northwest GA wedding ceremony, along with Northwest Georgia DJ’s, and bands and orchestras.