Many things come together to make a perfectly beautiful wedding, and one of those things is the right music for every aspect of the wedding. Being the union of two people in love, most of these songs will no doubt be love songs. While religious weddings sometimes also have religious music in their playlist, that list would be incomplete without including some of the best love songs in the mix.
Choosing the soundtrack for your wedding is a very integral part of wedding planning because the music sets the tone of the entire event. The way you would want everything to go smoothly is the same way you wouldn’t want to miss a beat where the music is concerned because the right music is able to tie everything together seamlessly. From soothing entrance music to romantic songs, dance songs, you would need a great playlist for a great wedding. This is why we have put together some of the best love songs for him and her for meaningful music that can be used at a wedding.
Sucker – Jonas Brothers
Sucker by the Jonas Brothers is definitely one of the best new love songs around. A fast-paced love song would be great for a wedding reception or even processional music for groomsmen depending on the tone of the wedding.
Lyrics: I'm a sucker for you
You say the word and I'll go anywhere blindly
I'm a sucker for you, yeah
Any road you take, you know that you'll find me
I'm a sucker for all the subliminal things
Despacito – Luis Fonsi, Daddy Yankee, Justin Bieber
Definitely a love song for the dance floor, this popular number is able to bring any wedding reception to life and on its feet.
Lyrics translated: You, you’re the magnet and I’m the metal
I’m getting closer and making a plan
Simply thinking about it makes my heart race
Shape of You – Ed Sheeran
Another one to consider when thinking of popular love songs, Shape of You is one of the top songs about being in love.
Lyrics: I’m in love with the shape of you
We push and pull as a magnet do
Although my heart is falling too
I’m in love with your body
Shallow – Lady Gaga & Bradley Cooper
A great love song if there ever was any. Shallow is a perfect choice for two people deeply in love.
Lyrics: I'm off the deep end, watch as I dive in
I'll never meet the ground
Crash through the surface, where they can't hurt us
We're far from the shallow now
Perfect – Ed Sheeran
If you are looking for romantic songs for your wedding, you would do well adding Perfect to your list of love songs.
Lyrics: Now I know I have met an angel in person
And she looks perfect
I don't deserve this
You look perfect tonight
I Won’t Give Up – Jason Mraz
For a song that celebrates love and its endurance, I won’t Give Up by Jason Mraz, which might be the most perfect choice in music for an entrance or first dance.
Lyrics: Well, I won't give up on us
Even if the skies get rough
I'm giving you all my love
I'm still looking up
Love Story – Taylor Swift
If you are searching for love songs for him, then consider adding Love Story to your list, a popular favorite of fans all over the world.
Lyrics: Romeo, take me somewhere we can be alone
I'll be waiting, all there's left to do is run
You'll be the prince and I'll be the princess
It's a love story baby just say "Yes"
Your Song – Rita Ora
For great danceable music that will have your guests trooping to the dance floor at your reception, try Your Song, by Rita Ora.
Lyrics: I don't wanna hear sad songs anymore
I only wanna hear love songs
I found my heart up in this place tonight
All of Me – John Legend
It would be hard to have a playlist of love songs for a wedding that doesn’t include All of Me by John Legend. The lyrics of the tune, everything about this song speaks to the overwhelming love that can be shared by two people.
Lyrics: 'Cause all of me
Loves all of you
Love your curves and all your edges
All your perfect imperfections
Give your all to me
I'll give my all to you
I Choose You - Sara Bareilles
Another obvious choice for a wedding, I Choose You talks about a journey of love, it’s challenges, all up to the point where you choose each other. A great option when searching for songs about love.
Lyrics: Tell the world that we finally got it all right
I will become yours and you will become mine
Choosing the right songs for your wedding can determine the tone of the event and even the memories you will have of this special day. So, find some of the best love songs to help make your day truly special!