How To Pull Off The Perfect Wedding Playlist 



Everyone knows how easily an event playlist can make or break a party. Acting as a perfect chance to express a glimpse of the bride and groom’s personalities, it completely sets the tone. While some choose to leave the playlist selection up to the DJ, others want the creative hand to pick what songs are heard at specific times.  What will be the mood for the ceremony? How should you kick off the reception? What will lure everyone to the dance floor? How will you decide?! We put together a few suggestions that will allow you to pull off the perfect wedding playlist!


There are flawless choices for every type of couple.

The Party Couple

First Dance: Thinking Out Loud – Ed Sheeran

Father/Daughter Dance: Count On Me – Bruno Mars

Mother/Son Dance: Hey Mama – Kanye West

Introductions: Crazy In Love – Beyoncé

Suit & Tie – Justin Timberlake

Thrift Store – Macklemore and Ryan Lewis

Hot In Here – Nelly

Gold Digger – Kanye West

Starships – Nicki Minaj

Drunk In Love – Beyoncé ft. Jay-Z

The Country Couple

First Dance: Give Into Me – Country Strong Soundtrack

Father/Daughter Dance: My Little Girl – Tim McGraw

Mother/Son Dance: Never Alone – Lady Antebellum

Introductions: House Party – Sam Hunt

Man! I Feel Like A Woman – Shania Twain

Beat of The Music – Brett Eldredge

Friends In Low Places – Garth Brooks

Sure Be Cool If You Did – Blake Shelton

Cruise- Florida Georgia Line

My Kinda Party – Jason Aldean


The Classy Couple

First Dance: One and Only – Adele

Father/Daughter Dance: Have I Told You Lately – Rod Stewart

Mother/Son Dance: Your Song – Elton John

Introductions: This Will Be – Natalie Cole

I Wanna Dance With Somebody – Whitney Houston

Build Me Up Buttercup – The Foundations

All Of Me – John Legend

P.Y.T- Michael Jackson

Paradise – Coldplay

Love On Top – Beyoncé

The Throwback Couple

First Dance: Iris – Goo Goo Dolls

Father/Daughter Dance: Butterfly Kisses – Bob Carlisle

Mother/Son Dance: Landslide – Fleetwood Mac

Introductions: Gettin’ Jiggy Wit It – Will Smith

…Baby One More Time – Britney Spears

You’re Still The One – Shania Twain

I Don’t Want To Miss A Thing – Aerosmith

Groove Is In The Heart – Deee-Lite

Only Wanna Be With You – Hootie & The Blowfish

Don’t Stop Believing – Journey

The Indie Couple

First Dance: Angel – Jack Johnson (acoustic)

Father/Daughter Dance: You Are The Best Thing – Ray LaMontagne

Mother/Son Dance: Forever Young – Bob Dylan

Introductions: Sail – AWOLNATION

I’ve Got This Friend – The Civil Wars

My Body – Young The Giant

Electric Feel – MGMT

Primadonna – Marina and The Diamonds

Skinny Love – Bon Iver

Little Talks – Of Monsters and Men