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Wedding dance | 100 wedding songs for the perfect performance

The wedding dance is definitely a romantic highlight at the wedding celebration. The newlyweds train diligently for weeks so that the dance steps are right. An unforgettable moment that is also ideal for taking great photos. The wedding dance stands and falls with the wedding song. Whether modern or classic you will find here 100 wedding songs and what dances you can dance to the songs. In addition, a few tips to help you choose the right song from the large selection of songs.

Wedding songs - what to look for in the wedding song

You can go wrong when looking for the perfect song for your first dance as a man and woman. Similar to the choice of wedding rings, where to go for that first alloy decides whether to wear wedding rings Yellow gold, Wedding rings white gold or wedding rings rose gold, the song is also an important basis for the wedding dance. The wedding song decides which dance is danced, which tempo and which style the wedding dance should embody. We asked dance professionals who had been preparing bridal couples for wedding dance for years and put together helpful tips:

1.1 The song must please the bride and groom

We start with the most important criterion. Of course, the song has to please the bride and groom, the bride and groom. Certainly each of us has numerous favorite leathers, but not every one is suitable for the wedding dance or that our partner likes. That is why the wedding couples usually start looking for the right wedding song together. During the many dance classes you will hear the song very often, so it is very important that both of you enjoy the wedding song.

1.2 The content is also decisive

Whether a song is suitable for the wedding dance is not just about the melody and the rhythm, but also the lyrics. The content should definitely fit the topic of love, marriage or relationship. If you decide on an English song because you like the melody, google the German content. An example of this would be the song by Avril Lavigne feat. Chad Kroeger "Let me go". An excellent Viennese waltz, which is not too fast and is very suitable in terms of tempo. However, the song is about the end of a relationship and is therefore not at all suitable for a wedding dance.

1.3 Tempo, melody and rhythm

The wedding song must also meet musical criteria so that you can do a great wedding dance on the floor. Some songs have time changes, which is certainly not beneficial for beginners. So that you don't easily get out of step, the rhythmic accents should also be clearly audible. To make the dance swing, a beautiful melody is very helpful for the wedding couple.

Wedding songs - which songs are suitable for wedding dance

Many wedding couples ask the dance trainer for some tips and song suggestions for the wedding dance, followed by the question “What do you dance on?”. That is why we have selected 100 wedding songs for you and assigned the dances that you can dance on the song. Have fun browsing and listening!

2.1 Modern and popular songs

Nowadays there are some pop songs that are suitable for wedding dance. Perhaps a current song also has a special meaning in the relationship and therefore still has a personal touch.

  1. Ellie Goulding: Love me like you do (Rumba)
  2. Ed Sheeran: Perfect (Viennese Waltz)
  3. Alicia Keys: Fallin ’(Viennese Waltz)
  4. Nickelback: Never gonna be alone (Blues)
  5. Norah Jones: Come away with me (Slow Waltz)
  6. Rihanna: Diamonds (Rumba)
  7. Michael Bublé: At this Moment (Slow Waltz)
  8. Bruno Mars: Marry you (Jive)
  9. Christina Perri: A thousand years (Viennese waltz)
  10. Ed Sheeran: Thinking out loud (Rumba)
  11. Adele: Make you feel my love (Rumba)
  12. Ariana Grande feat. John Legend: Beauty and the beast (Rumba)
  13. Game of Thrones Soundtrack (Viennese Waltz)
  14. Calum Scott feat. Leona Lewis: You are the reason (Viennese waltz)
  15. Liam Payne feat. Rita Ora: For you (Cha Cha Cha / Discofox)
  16. Pentatonix: Hallelujah (Viennese Waltz)
  17. Bruno Mars: Just the way you are (Discofox)
  18. Maroon 5: Sugar (Cha Cha Cha / Discofox)
  19. Hailee Steinfeld: Capital Letters (Cha Cha Cha / Discofox)
  20. Alicia Keys feat. Usher: If I ain't got you (Viennese waltz)
  21. Sasha: Read my mind (Viennese waltz)
  22. Within Temptations: All I need (Viennese Waltz)
  23. Blue: Breathe easy (Viennese waltz)
  24. Adele: One and only (Viennese waltz)
  25. Kelly Clarkson: Breakaway (Viennese Waltz)

2.2 Timeless classics

Some songs have been popular wedding songs for years and never go out of style. Here are some examples:

  1. Sonny feat. Cher: I got you babe (Rumba)
  2. Ben E. King: Stand by me (Rumba)
  3. Celine Dion: Because you loved me (Rumba)
  4. Doris Day: Que sera sera (Viennese waltz)
  5. Diana Ross feat. Lionel Richie: Endless Love (Rumba)
  6. Whitney Houston: Greatest love of all (Rumba)
  7. Seal: Kiss from a rose (Viennese waltz)
  8. Robbie Williams: Angels (Rumba)
  9. Whitney Houston: I have nothing (Viennese waltz)
  10. Robbie Williams: She’s the one (Rumba)
  11. Elton John: Can you feel the love tonight (Rumba)
  12. Kenny Rogers: You light up my life (Slow Waltz)
  13. Dean Martin: That’s amore (Viennese waltz)
  14. Jackie DeShannon: What the world needs now (Slow Foxtrot)
  15. Bon Jovi: Bed of roses (Viennese waltz)
  16. Rod Steward: Have I told you lately (Rumba)
  17. Curtis Stigers: When a man loves a woman (Rumba)
  18. Bryan Adams: Everything I do (Rumba)
  19. Bill Medley feat. Jennifer Warner: The time of my life (Salsa)
  20. Bryan Adams: Heaven (Rumba)
  21. Louis Armstrong: What a wonderful world (Slow Waltz)
  22. Metallica: Nothing else matters (Viennese waltz)
  23. Whitney Houston: I will always love you (Viennese waltz)
  24. John Denver: Annie’s Song (Viennese Waltz)
  25. Billy Joel: Piano Song (Viennese Waltz)

2.3 Classic wedding songs

Some couples prefer classical songs with no singing. That is why we have unpacked the classics for you:

  1. Audrey Hepburn / Frank Sinatra: Moon River (Slow Waltz)
  2. André Rieu: The second waltz (Viennese waltz)
  3. Seal: Kiss from a rose (Viennese waltz)
  4. Curtis Stigers: I wonder why (Slow Waltz)
  5. Johann Strauss: On the beautiful blue Danube (Viennese waltz)
  6. Eros Ramazotti: Se bastasse una canzone (Viennese waltz)
  7. Mecano: Hija de la Luna (Viennese Waltz)
  8. Ray Coniff: Chim Chim Cher-ee (Viennese Waltz)
  9. Dmitri Shostakovich: Waltz No 2 (Viennese Waltz)
  10. Yann Tiersen: L’autre valse d’Amelie (Viennese waltz)
  11. Eugen Doga: My sweet and tender beast (Viennese waltz)
  12. Simple Red: If you don’t know me by now (Slow Waltz)
  13. From the film Anastasia: Once upon a December (Viennese Waltz)
  14. Johann Strauss: Viennese wedding waltz (Viennese waltz)
  15. Patrick Doyle: Potter Waltz (Viennese Waltz)
  16. Andy Williams: My favorite things (Viennese waltz)
  17. The Nutcracker Flower Waltz (Viennese Waltz)
  18. Gino Paoli: Senza Fine (Viennese Waltz)
  19. Leo Sayer: When I need you (Viennese waltz)
  20. Frozen: Winter Waltz (Viennese Waltz)
  21. Andy Williams: Anniversary Song (Viennese Waltz)
  22. Edith Piaf: Sous le ciel de Paris (Viennese waltz)
  23. Harry Potter Soundtrack (Viennese Waltz)
  24. Johann Strauss: Voices of spring waltz (Viennese waltz)
  25. Eugen Doga: gramophone (Viennese waltz)

2.4 German songs

You can't do anything with English lyrics, so would you prefer a song in German? We have picked out some popular and suitable songs for wedding dance:

  1. Ella Finally: kiss me-hold me-love me (Viennese waltz)
  2. Annette Lousian: The Love Song (Viennese Waltz)
  3. LaFee: I love you (Viennese waltz)
  4. Helene Fischer: In the house of cards (Viennese waltz)
  5. Andreas Burani: Ultralight (Rumba)
  6. Namika: Favorite Person (Cha Cha Cha / Discofox)
  7. Sarah Connor feat. Henning Wehland: Bonnie & Clyde (Rumba / Blues)
  8. Clueso feat. Kat Frankie: If you love (Rumba / Blues)
  9. Eternal: A Gift (Viennese Waltz)
  10. Andreas Bourani: Cheers for us (Cha Cha Cha / Discofox)
  11. Helene Fischer: love me then (rumba / blues)
  12. Andreas Gabalier: So liab hob i di (Viennese waltz)
  13. Max Giesinger: 80 million (Cha Cha Cha / Discofox)
  14. Xavier Naidoo: I don't know anything (Rhumba / Blues)
  15. Helene Fischer: Heart Quake (Cha Cha Cha / Discofox)
  16. Gregor Myle: You own my heart (Rumba / Blues)
  17. Die Fantastischen Vier feat. Clueso: Together (Cha Cha Cha / Discofox)
  18. Mark Forster: We are big (Rumba / Blues)
  19. Rosenstolz: love is everything (rumba / blues)
  20. Sarah Connor: How beautiful you are (Rumba / Blues)
  21. Anna Depenbusch feat. Mark Foster: Me & You (Blues)
  22. Helene Fischer: Our Day (Cha Cha Cha / Discofox)
  23. Silbermond: The Best (Rumba / Blues)
  24. DJ Ötzi feat. Nik P .: born to love you (Cha Cha Cha / Discofox)
  25. Gunslinger: I'll leave the light on for you (blues)

Finally a little one tip: If the dances do not tell you anything and you cannot assess the tempo, then coordinate with your dance trainer in advance before you decide on a song. Your dance coach can audition the exact steps and the rhythm for your choice of songs so that you develop a better sense of what you are getting into

With our 100 wedding songs you have gained a large and broad selection. We hope you enjoy listening to it. Your wedding song is not there? Then write us which song belongs in the TOP 100.

With love yours

Wedding rings-EFES team