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25 First Dance Songs

Your first dance on your wedding day is a romantic and personal moment for you and your spouse, it's a chance to sway together and celebrate your next phase in life. Finding the right song can be a tough task. Do you want to go classic or modern? Slow or fast? With all the love songs out there, the options are practically endless. We suggest starting with a personal song, either based on the lyrics or a special memory between the two of you. Choosing the most popular song of the moment isn't always best, put some thought into it, because after all... e-v-e-r-y-time you hear that song, it will always remind you of your first dance.

1. ADORE YOU by Harry Styles

lyrics: " I'd walk through fire for you / just let me adore you / like it's the only thing I'll ever do "

2. BEYOND by Leon Bridges

lyrics: " I'm scared to death that she might bet it / that the love is real, that the show might fit "

3. AT LAST by Etta James

lyrics: " at last, my love has come along / my lonely days are over / and life is like a song "

4. BIG BIG PLANS by Chris Lane

lyrics: " and I'm done on one knee / I guess she finally figured out / I'm gonna ask her to marry me "

5. BLESSED by Thomas Rhett

lyrics: " and I know I'm blessed / watching you spin in that dress / making me heart beat out my chest "

6. CONFIRMATION by Justin Bieber

lyrics: " all you ever really want / all you ever really need is at home / we got the rest got the rest of our lives "

7. FLY ME TO THE MOON by Frank Sinatra

lyrics: " you are all I long for / all I worship and adore "

8. GOOD AS YOU by Kane Brown

lyrics: " tomorrow, tonight, the rest of my life / I wanna be the man you want me to be "

9. HEAVEN by Kane Brown

lyrics: " swear you're an angel / sent to this world / what did I do to deserve you / I could stay here forever "

10. HOLY by Justin Bieber

lyrics: " cause the way you hold me, hold me, hold me, hold me / feels so holy, holy, holy, holy, holy "

11. ISN'T SHE LOVELY by Stevie Wonder

lyrics: " isn't she lovely / isn't she wonderful / isn't she precious "

12. LOVER by Taylor Swift

lyrics: " can we always be this closer forever and ever / take me out, and take me home / you're my my lover "

13. THE WAY YOU LOOK TONIGHT by Frank Sinatra

lyrics: " cause I love you / a-just the way you look tonight "

14. THANK GOD by Kane Brown

lyrics: " thank God / I get to wake up by your side / and thank God / you hand fits perfectly in mine "

15. WHEN A MAN LOVES A WOMAN by Michael Bolton

lyrics: " when a man loves a woman / spends his every last dime"

16. WILDEST DREAMS by Taylor Swift

lyrics: " say you'll remember me / standing in a nice dress / staring at the sunset, babe "

17. WORK SONG by Hozier

lyrics: " no grave can hold my body down / I'll crawl home to her "

18. WORSHIP YOU by Kane Brown

lyrics: " I might have to worship you / I might have to sing your praise "

19. YOU MAKE IT EASY by Jason Aldean

lyrics: " my better half, my saving grace / you make me who I wanna be / you make it easy "

20. WHEN I FALL IN LOVE by Nat King Cole

lyrics: " when I fall in love / it will be forever / or I'll never fall in love "

21. NEVER WORN WHITE by Katy Perry

lyrics: " no, I've never worn white / but I'm standin' here tonight / cause I really wanna say, I do"

22. PERFECT by Ed Sheeran + Beyonce

lyrics: " but darling, just kiss me slow / your heart is all I own "

23. LOVE ME LIKE YOU DO by Ellie Goulding

lyrics: " you're the color of my blood / you're the cure, you're the pain / you're the only thing I wanna touch"


lyrics: " she acts like summer and walks like rain / reminds me that there's a time to change, hey "

25. I DON'T WANT TO MISS A THING by Aerosmith

lyrics: " don't want to close my eyes / I don't want to fall asleep / cause I'd miss you baby "


Hunter and I are rather private people, and keep our relationship and special moments close to ourselves and limit what and how much we share, BUT our first dance AND last dance song, keep reading...

First Dance - ADORE YOU by Miley Cyrus

lyrics: " when you say you love me / know I love you more / when you say you need me / know I need you more / boy I adore you / I adore you / baby "

Last Dance - YOU & I by John Legend

lyrics: " out of all of the girls / you're my one and only girl / ain't nobody in the world tonight / all of the stars / you make them shine like they were ours / ain't nobody in the world but you and I / you and I "

IF the songs Blessed by Thomas Rhett or Thank God by Kane Brown were out when we got married, you best bet we would have chosen them - two of our favorite songs.


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