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Most Popular Songs to Play at Wedding Receptions

The most popular wedding songs and first dance tracks of all time


Popular wedding songs

Spotify reveal the most popular wedding songs and first dance tracks of 2015, so if you’re looking for wedding music inspiration check out this list.

After analysing more than 400,000 wedding-themed playlists from around the world, Spotify released a list of the most popular wedding songs. Here they are in reverse order…

No. 8

You are the Best Thing by Ray La Montagne

No. 7

Lucky by Jason Mraz and Colbie Caillat

No. 6

Marry Me by Train

No. 5

Ho Hey by the Lumineers

No. 4

A Thousand Years by Christina Perri

No. 3

Thinking Out Loud by Ed Sheeran

No 2

Marry You by Bruno Mars

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No. 1

All of Me by John Legend

 

Spotify also discovered the most popular first dance songs. It comes as no surprise that Ed Sheeran features twice on the list, although we didn’t expect to see Elvis Presley’s name crop up so close to the top. Brides to be listen to these tracks for first dance song inspiration – if nothing else these tunes are guaranteed to give you a warm and fuzzy feeling inside.

No. 8

Make You Feel My Love by Adele

No 7

First Day Of My Life by Bright Eyes

No. 6

You Are The Best Thing by Ray La Montagne

No. 5

Tenerife Sea by Ed Sheeran

No. 4

Marry Me by Train

No. 3

Can’t Help Falling In Love by Elvis Presley

No. 2

At Last by Etta James

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No. 1

Thinking Out Loud by Ed Sheeran

 

The Wedding Journal editorial team, hopeless romantics that we are, noticed that our top wedding songs were not listed so we bring you our very own top first dance tracks.

No.5

Unchained Melody by Righteous Brothers

No. 4

Wonderful Tonight by Eric Clapton

No. 3

Crazy in Love by Beyonce

No. 2

Songbird by Eva Cassidy

No. 1

Mazzie Star Fade into You