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106 Unexpectedly Awesome Songs For Every Moment Of Your Wedding Day

A bit of inspiration to make your day uniquely special.

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Get pumped with these songs for you and your squad to get ready to:

1. The Smashing Pumpkins, "Today"

2. Whitney Houston, "I Wanna Dance with Somebody (Who Loves Me)"

3. Ray LaMontagne, "You Are The Best Thing"

4. Bruno Mars, "Marry You"

5. Calvin Harris, Rihanna, "We Found Love"

6. The Dixie Cups, "Chapel of Love"

7. Carly Rae Jepsen, "I Really Like You"

8. Colbie Caillat, "I Do"

9. Pixies, "Here Comes Your Man"

10. Samuel E. Wright, "Kiss The Girl"

11. Kelly Clarkson, "Miss Independent"

12. Martha Reeves & The Vandellas, "Then He Kissed Me"

13. The Muppets, "Somebody's Getting Married"

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Get out your tissues, it's time for the processional:

14. Beatles, "Here Comes The Sun"

15. Judy Garland & Barbara Streisand, "Get Happy/Happy Days Are Here Again"

16. Ingrid Michaelson, "The Way I Am"

17. Sara Bareilles, "I Choose You"

18. Phil Collins, "Groovy Kind Of Love"

19. Al Green, "Let's Stay Together"

20. The Velvet Underground, "I'll Be Your Mirror"

21. John Lennon, "Grow Old With Me"

22. The Muppets, "He'll Make Me Happy"

23. Sarah McLachlan, "Ice Cream"

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You're married! Walk off with your love in style:

24. Beatles, "All You Need Is Love"

25. Hall and Oates, "You Make My Dreams"

26. King Harvest, "Dancing In the Moonlight"

27. Pixies, "La La Love You"

28. The Walkmen, "Heaven"

29. David Bowie, "Let's Dance"

30. The Beach Boys, "God Only Knows"

31. Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros, "Home"

32. Joss Stone, "L-O-V-E"

33. Priscilla Ahn, "You And Me"

34. Rick Astley, "Never Gonna Give You Up"

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Have a little fun with the grand entrance into your wedding reception:

35. Tegan and Sara feat. The Lonely Island, "Everything Is Awesome"

36. Katrina & The Waves, "Walking On Sunshine"

37. The Darkness, "I Believe In A Thing Called Love"

38. Montell Jordan, "This Is How We Do It"

39. Stevie Wonder, "Signed, Sealed, Delivered (I'm Yours)"

40. Depeche Mode, "Just Can't Get Enough"

41. Florence + The Machine, "Dog Days Are Over"

42. Poison, "Nothin' But A Good Time"

43. John Williams, "Main Theme From Star Wars"

44. Betty Who, "Somebody Loves You"


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For your swoon-worthy first dance as a married couple:

45. Sam Cooke, "Nothing Can Change This Love"

46. Eels, "I Like The Way This Is Going"

47. Death Cab for Cutie, "I Will Follow You Into The Dark"

48. Ben Folds, "The Luckiest"

49. Elvis Presley, "Can't Help Falling In Love"

50. Marvin Gaye, "You're All I Need To Get By"

51. The Zombies, "This Will Be Our Year"

52. K-Ci & JoJo, "All My Life"

53. Dixie Chicks, "Lullaby"

54. Indigo Girls, "Power Of Two"

55. Tony Bennet and Lady Gaga, "Cheek To Cheek"

56. Sidewalk Driver, "Ya Know"

57. Lou Reed, "Perfect Day"

58. Sade, "By Your Side"

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Not a dry eye in the house for the father/daughter dance:

59. Elizabeth Mitchell, "You Are My Sunshine (Version 2)"

60. Céline Dion, "Because You Loved Me"

61. The Muppets, "Rainbow Connection"

62. Johnny Cash, "In My Life"

63. Jack Johnson, "My Little Girl"

64. Paul Simon, "Father and Daughter"

65. Christina Aguilera, "I Turn to You"

66. Loudon Wainwright III, "Daugher"

67. Ben Folds, "Gracie"

68. Beyoncé, "Daddy"

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And don't forget about the sob-inducing mother/son dance:

69. Carole King, "Child of Mine"

70. Joni Mitchell, "The Circle Game"

71. Boyz II Men, "A Song For Mama"

72. Alison Krauss, "Baby Mine"

73. Carpenters, "(They Long To Be) Close To You"

74. Bon Jovi, "Thank You For Loving Me"

75. Willie Nelson, "Always On My Mind"

76. Jason Mraz, "93 Million Miles"

77. Diana Ross, "Ain't No Mountain High Enough"

78. Simon & Garfunkel, "Bridge Over Trouble Water"

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Enough with the tears! Here's a fun mix to get those feet on the dance floor, and keep them there:

79. The Buggles, "Video Killed The Radio Star"

80. Scissor Sisters, "Take Your Mama"

81. The Proclaimers, "I'm Gonna Be (500 Miles)"

82. David Bowie, "Modern Love"

83. Buddy Holly, "Rave On"

84. Janelle Monáe feat. Big Boi, "Tightrope"

85. Beastie Boys, "Intergalactic"

86. The Rembrandts, "I'll Be There For You"

87. Heavy D & The Boyz feat. Aaron Hall, "Now That We Found Love"

88. Miley Cyrus, "We Can't Stop"

89. The Ting Tings, "That's Not My Name"

90. Blackstreet feat. Dr. Dre and Queen Pen, "No Diggity"

91. Talking Heads, "Once In A Lifetime"

92. Paul Simon, "Me and Julio Down By The Schoolyard"

93. Selena, "Is It The Beat?"

94. Spice Girls, "Stop"

95. Bon Jovi, "Born To Be My Baby"

96. Salt-N-Pepa, "Shake Your Thang (It's Your Thing)"


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It's the last song of the night, choose it well:

97. Keane, "Love Is The End"

98. Boyz II Men, "End Of The Road"

99. Aimee Mann & Michael Penn, "Two of us"

100. Dido, "Thank You"

101. Donna Summer, "Last Dance"

102. Tony Lucca, "Happily Ever After"

103. Marvin Gaye, "Let's Get It On"

104. Semisonic, "Closing Time"

105. Robbie Williams, "One For My Baby"

106. Led Zeppelin, "Thank You"

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You can listen to the full playlist of all 106 songs right here: