Top Wedding Songs

After hearing from you on social media, we have put together a list of the most popular wedding dance songs.

First Dance

"The wedding first dance is the first dance between newlyweds as a married couple. This can be the first dance at the wedding reception. The first dance can also start the formal dances following the meal. This dance is commonly followed by the father-daughter dance and mother-son dance"

Top First Dance Songs:

Perfect – Ed Sheeran

You Are The Best Thing – Ray Lamontagne

Thinking Out Loud – Ed Sheeran

Marry Me – Train

All Of Me – John Legend

Can’t Help Falling In Love – Hanna & Ethan


Father / Daughter Dance

"The Father Daughter wedding dance is a chance for the bride to show her love and appreciation to the man who raised her."

Top Father / Daughter Songs:

Stealing Cinderella – Chuck Wicks

Hold My Girl – Goerge Ezra

My Little Girl – Tim McGraw

I Loved Her First – Heartland

Dance With My Daughter – Jason Blaine


Mother / Son Dance

The father of the bride isn't the only parent who gets to enjoy the spotlight with a dance. The mother-son dance is a tradition for the groom to honour his mother on his wedding day.

Top Mother / Son Songs:

Make You Feel My Love - Adele

When You Need Me – Bruce Springsteen

Days Like This – Van Morisson

My Wish – Rascal Flatts

Through The Years – Kenny Rogers

Stand By Me – Ben E. King

He Gets That From Me – Reba McEntire

These are the most popular songs provided by our #ottawabrides and #ottawavendors

Hope this help you in your planning!

xo, Valerie