Raleigh Wedding DJ: Wedding Reception Music Hits!

Our Raleigh wedding DJ is back with more great hits for you to consider for your wedding reception music! As we like to say, music is the most memorable part of a wedding day, so it's important to really plan it well! Below, you'll find some of the best songs for each event happening during your reception!

Raleigh Wedding DJ | Grand Entrance Songs For Your Wedding Reception:

  • The Darkness, “I Believe In a Thing Called Love”
  • K. Michelle, “V.S.O.P.”
  • Michael Jackson, “The Way You Make Me Feel”
  • Kanye West, “Good Life”
  • Jagged Edge, ft. Run DMC, “Let’s Get Married (Remix)”
  • Natalie Cole, “This Will Be”
  • Shalamar, “A Night To Remember”
  • Hall & Oates, “You Make My Dreams Come True”

Classic First Dance Favorites:

  • 311, “Love Song”
  • Donny Hathaway, “A Song For You”
  • Etta James, “Sunday King of Love”
  • Ben Folds Five, “The Luckiest”
  • John Legend, “All Of Me”
  • Bright Eyes, “First Day Of My Life”
  • The Flamingos, “A Kiss from Your Lips”
  • Ella Fitzgerald, “Our Love Is Here To Stay”
  • K-Ci and JoJo, “All My Life”
  • Toploader, “Dancing In The Moonlight”
  • The Beatles, “Here, There, Everywhere”
  • Joshua Radin, “Today”
  • Jason Mraz and Colbie Callait, “Lucky”
  • Etta James, “At Last”

Unexpected First Dance Songs:

  • Corinne Bailey Rae, “Like A Star”
  • Bob Marley, “Is This Love”
  • Ray LaMontagne, “You Are The Best Thing”
  • American Analog Set, “Know By Heart”
  • Janelle Monáe ft. Miguel, “Primetime”
  • Lauryn Hill, “Can’t Take My Eyes Off Of You”
  • Ginuwine, “Differences”
  • The Bangles, “Eternal Flame”
  • Erykah Badu, ft. Stephen Marley, “In Love With You”
  • Arctic Monkeys, “Baby I’m Yours”
  • John Legend, “Stay With You”
  • The Wallflowers, “Closer To You”

Father-Daughter Dance:

  • Stevie Wonder, “Isn’t She Lovely”
  • Heartland, “I Loved Her First”
  • Tim McGraw, “My Little Girl”
  • Natalie Cole and Nat King Cole, “Unforgettable”
  • Paul Simon, “Father and Daughter”
  • Frank Sinatra, “The Way You Look Tonight”
  • The Avett Brothers, “A Fathers First Spring”
  • The Temptations, “My Girl”
  • Bruce Springsteen, “When You Need Me”
  • Rascal Flatts, “My Wish”
  • Bob Carlisle, “Butterfly Kisses”

Mother-Son Dance:

  • Lauryn Hill, “To Zion”
  • Stevie Wonder, “You Are The Sunshine of My Life”
  • The Beatles, “In My Life”
  • Jackson 5, “I’ll Be There”
  • Elton John, “Your Song”
  • Boys II Men, “A Song For Mama”
  • The Carpenters, “Close To You”
  • Louis Armstrong, “What A Wonderful World”
  • Billie Holiday (or Tony Bennett), “God Bless the Child”
  • Ben E. King, “Stand By Me”

Stay tuned for even more wedding day music from our Raleigh wedding DJ! Also be sure to contact Save the Date Music to book a DJ for your wedding, before it's too late!