Wedding song trends have changed throughout the years, and as you’re planning your reception, you might find yourself wondering what the most-requested songs are at weddings in 2016. You want to make sure that your set list includes all of your guests’ favorites! Luckily for you, Wedding Bee has recently updated its list of the top 100 wedding songs, and we’ve singled out the top 10 for you here.
“Don’t Stop Believin’” by Journey
This classic song is played to celebrate all kinds of special occasions, and weddings are no exception. This Journey tune is sure to be a crowd pleaser and get your guests on the dance floor!
This Rihanna song exemplifies a song about true love in the modern era, and your guests will definitely have fun singing along.
“Happy” by Pharrell Williams
What better way to celebrate the happiness of a wedding than with a song that’s called “Happy”? This song has rocketed to popularity recently, and your guests will love listening to the band play it.
“Get Lucky” by Daft Punk (feat. Pharrell Williams & Nile Rodgers)
This cheeky song is perfect for weddings! Your guests will love the up-beat tempo – perfect for dancing – and the applicable – if maybe a touch inappropriate – lyrics.
“P.Y.T. (Pretty Young Thing)” by Michael Jackson
Another classic song on the list, but what’s a party without some Michael Jackson hits? Here’s a great idea: have the groom sing along with this one to the bride!
“I Wanna Dance With Somebody” by Whitney Houston
Whitney Houston is known for her amazing love songs, and this one is no exception. Perfect for a group that loves to dance!
“Don’t Stop ‘Til You Get Enough” by Michael Jackson
Here’s another favorite from MJ. This song is bound to appeal to guests of all ages, and is sure to liven up the dance floor.
“The Way You Look Tonight” by Frank Sinatra
Here’s a great one to slow it down to, since everyone loves a sultry Frank Sinatra classic. If you need ideas for the song for your first dance, this tune from Ol’ Blue Eyes is a great choice.
“Marry You” by Bruno Mars
This happy and dance-able song is sure to be a crowd pleaser! Marry You was featured in an episode of “Glee” a while back, with the group singing as the bride and wedding party danced down the aisle!
“Uptown Funk” by Mark Ronson (feat. Bruno Mars)
Was there any question that this song would be on the list? This recent hit is so much fun to dance to and you can bet that almost all of your guests will know the lyrics!
If you’re ready to start putting your list of wedding songs together, we want to play them! Shake Down Entertainment would love to play at your wedding. To book us for your reception in South Florida or to learn more about our song list and availability, call us today at 561-638-8836 or 561-703-6714.