Wedding Playlist

By: Samantha Hirschman, Okoboji Weddings Team Member

Did you realize that some of the most popular wedding first dance songs are from the 60s and 70s?! Frank Sinatra with “The Way You Look Tonight” and Etta James with “At Last” are the top 3 and 4 songs. The top two are “All of Me” by John Legend and “Wonderful Tonight” by Eric Clapton. has the list here! 

Rank Song Title Song Artist Year Genre

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1 All Of Me                               John Legend                                  2013 Popular

2 Wonderful Tonight                Eric Clapton                                  1978 Ballad

3 The Way You Look Tonight Frank Sinatra                                  1964 Ballad

4 At Last                                 Etta James                                   1961 Oldies

5 Marry Me                                 Train                                                  2010 Popular

6 Marry You                         Bruno Mars                                   2011 Popular

7 What A Wonderful World Louis Armstrong                           1967 Ballad

8 Can't Help Falling In Love Elvis Presley With The Jordanaires  1961 Ballad

9 A Thousand Years                 Christina Perri                                   2011 Ballad

10 I'm Yours                                 Jason Mraz                                   2008 Popular

11 God Gave Me You                 Blake Shelton                                    2011 None

12 I Don't Want To Miss A Thing  Aerosmith                                     1998 Ballad

13 Just The Way You Are          Bruno Mars                                      2010 Popular

14 Everything                          Michael Buble                                2007 Ballad

15 Amazed                                  Lonestar                                               1999 Ballad


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