Top First Dance Songs

Your first dance is a romantic moment between you and your partner. Symbolic of the new journey you are embarking, the first dance is typically an important element of the wedding ceremony. In creating that special moment, couples spend long lengths of time choosing the perfect song to share their first dance to. Their song choice represents the love they share between each other, and is easily remembered among friends and family. As you prepare for that special moment or search for inspiration, give these top first dance songs a listen!


  1. “A Thousand Years” by Christina Perri 
  2. “Amazed” by Lonestar 
  3. “Everything” by Michael Buble
  4. “Forever Mine” by Andra Day
  5. “All of Me” by John Legend
  6. “Your Song” by Elton John
  7. “Can’t Help Falling in Love” by Ingrid Michaelson 
  8. “Thinking out Loud” by Ed Sheeran
  9. “Marry You” by Bruno Mars
  10. “Marry Me” by Train
  11.  “I Won’t Give Up” by Jason Mraz
  12.  “Faithfully” by Journey 
  13. “First Day of My Life” by Bright Life
  14. “Your Song” by Elton John 
  15.  “How Long Will I Love You” by Ellie Goulding 
  16. “God Gave Me You” by Blake Shelton
  17. “Lucky” by Jason Mraz
  18.  “At Last” by  Etta James
  19.  “Can’t Help Falling in Love” by Elvis Presley 
  20. “Make You Feel My Love” by Adele


Hopefully by now you’ve narrowed down your selection, selected a song, or have at least envisioned what you want your first dance to be like. What else needs to be completed from your checklist?

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