Do you want to waltz to something slow and sensual, or you dream of setting the floor on fire? Pop wedding songs give it to you anyhow you want it if you’re a staunch lover of pop music. Decide with your darling what tempo you want to set, and how you want the guests to respond.
Then, set out to create a wedding playlist that makes all your pop dreams come true. To help with that, see a list we created of the best pop wedding songs ever.
1. “Because You Loved Me” – Celine Dion
This song is a classic hit, great for the father-daughter dance. Everything she is; is because he loved her. The wedding is a great time to remind daddy that he’s your first hero, loved you first, and he always will.
2. “Perfect” – Ed Sheeran
Ed Sheeran sure knows how to get everyone in their feelings and this song is no exception. Couples get lost in the eyes of each other, seeing the depth of their love. A song of pure romance, promise, and commitment.
3. “I Ain’t Got You” – Alicia Keys
Do you want to express your love and tell how much you mean to each other? This piece by Alicia Keys is everything. It talks about the infinite nature of your beloved. If you don’t have them, you got nothing.
4. “How Long Will I Love You” – Ellie Goulding
This song is intense! That’s the word. Its lyrics have so much depth and so romantic. It talks about endless love while making comparisons to nature. As long as the stars stay above you, your beloved will always love you.
5. “Thinking Out Loud” – Ed Sheeran
Romantic and sensual, Ed shows couples a way to promise forever I’m his lyrics. He says “darling, I will be loving you till 70“. A promise that holds from when you take the vows till a sweet endless forever.
6. “All Of Me” – John Legend
All of me is one of the pop songs for a wedding perfect for the wedding playlist. It goes from witty “what will I do without your smart mouth” to romantic “love your curves and all your edges.” Slow dance perfection!
7. “I Wanna Dance With Somebody” – Whitney Houston
Whitney, bless her soul; she left us with this fast tempo music. About the time the couple and everyone present hit the dance floor with their better halves. Everyone deserves to feel the heat with that special someone who loves them.
8. “Crazy In Love” – Beyoncé ft. Jay Z
Over the years, the reserved couple, Jay Z and Beyoncé have shown us a bit of their romance. “Crazy In Love” brings romance to a head, and perfect for the couple who wants to give the guests a dance show.
9. “Young And Beautiful” – Lana Del Rey
“Young and Beautiful” is a great pop wedding song for vow sayings and rings exchange. It’s more emotional than romantic and asks rhetorical questions. Although has a dramatic undertone, it’s a hit. This song brings the couple to a reality check.
10. “Signed, Sealed, Delivered” – Stevie Wonder
Stevie Wonder says to his beloved, “signed, sealed, delivered, I’m yours!” What better song to seal the first kiss. After the long wait, it’s over and you have each other to hold forever. Perfect song for the first kiss.
11. “Rather Be” – Clean Bandit ft. Jess Glynne
The rest and peace you get being with the one you love is everything. There’s nowhere else you’d rather be. This song says it all for the first dance or the walk down the aisle into your lover’s arms.
12. “Can’t Help Falling In Love” – Hailey Reinhart
For the most memorable walk down the aisle, this song should make your playlist. Tell your beloved that they leave you helpless when you look at them. And, when you think of them, you can’t help falling deeply in love.
13. “A Thousand Years” – Christina Perri
A Thousand Years is one of the many happy wedding songs that talk about hope, promise and forever. In this hit, she says “time has brought your heart to me.” Perfect for upbeat music for the couple’s first dance.
14. “Just The Way You Are” – Bruno Mars
What a way to talk about your beloved’s perfection even in their imperfections? They’re amazing, just the way they are. A fact they should never forget. This song is great for the first dance and the last dance at the party.
15. “Forever” – Chris Brown
This song is upbeat and romantic at the same time. For couples who love to dance, this is the perfect number for the first dance. Open the floor with this hit and get in the mood for the night ahead.
16. “I Don’t Want To Miss A Thing” – Aerosmith
The smiles, blush, joys, pains, beauty, and the perfect and imperfect are what makes you fall in love. So, you don’t want to close your eyes, because you don’t want to miss a thing. A sensual song to end the night.
17. “Morning Light” – Justin Timberlake ft. Alicia Keys
This pop song for a wedding is pure romance and sweet. A slight upbeat song that couples can dance to, it gives cute lyrics like “Ooh, I could watch you ’til the day I die.” Justin and Alicia rocked this song.
18. “Sway” – Michael Buble
Looking for the song that’s a perfect blend between romance and sensual dance? “Sway” is the one. Michael known as a romantic ballad legend does justice to this. This classic number is perfect for the first dance, last dance, and anniversaries.
19. “Happy” – Pharrell Williams
This song is a must-play at weddings. A good time song that gets everyone to the dance floor. “Happy” is a regular number at weddings and isn’t retiring any time soon. A great classic piece for the line dance.
20. “Lucky” – Jason Mraz
Always having to be away from your lover, but today, you get to be together forever. There’s no better song to herald the first kiss than this piece by Jason. “Lucky” is a combination of sweet love, happiness, and romance.
Here is the ultimate pop wedding playlist for you!
Rock, r&b, country, blues, and more; are all great genres for a wedding. But pop songs are ideal for just about anything from workouts to cooking, shopping, driving and more. The best part, they make great wedding songs too. Pop wedding songs are slow, fast, upbeat, and anyhow you want it. See our list, pick your favorites, and make a playlist for your wedding.