From John Legend to Beyoncé here the most popular 50 wedding songs of all time

Nice to know that romance isn’t dead, check out the top 50 tracks to dance the night away at your wedding reception.

We understand the pressure of creating the perfect wedding playlist. To ease the burden of decision-making, we’ve sourced the the top 50 tracks guaranteed to keep the dance floor alive at your reception.

From Whitney Houston‘s “I Wanna Dance with Somebody” to Usher’s “Yeah!” and Beyoncé’s “Crazy In Love,” this lineup is packed with high-energy jams. Bruno Mars’ “Marry You” and Mark Ronson’s “Uptown Funk” will keep the party vibes going strong.

best wedding songs of all time

Classics like “Dancing Queen” by ABBA and “Don’t Stop Believin'” by Journey add a touch of nostalgia, while Ed Sheeran’s “Thinking out Loud” and John Legend’s “All of Me” bring the romance. Whether you’re doing the Cupid Shuffle or tearing up the floor to “Shut Up and Dance,” these tracks guarantee a night to remember.

So grab your partner and let loose, because this playlist is all about celebrating love with a whole lot of love!”

1 Whitney Houston

I Wanna Dance with Somebody (Who Loves Me)

2 Bruno Mars

Marry You

3 Usher, Lil Jon, Ludacris

Yeah! (feat. Lil Jon & Ludacris)


Shut Up and Dance

5 Ed Sheeran


6 Ed Sheeran

Thinking out Loud

7 Beyoncé, JAY-Z

Crazy In Love (feat. Jay-Z)

8 The Killers

Mr. Brightside

9 Spice Girls


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Dancing Queen

11 Mark Ronson, Bruno Mars

Uptown Funk (feat. Bruno Mars)

12 Outkast

Hey Ya!

13 Natalie Cole

This Will Be (An Everlasting Love)

14 John Legend

All of Me

15 Flo Rida, T-Pain

Low (feat. T-Pain)

16 Journey

Don’t Stop Believin’

17 Daryl Hall & John Oates

You Make My Dreams (Come True)

18 Neil Diamond

Sweet Caroline

19 Stevie Wonder

Signed, Sealed, Delivered (I’m Yours)

Stevie Wonder, Songs in the Key of Life, Sir Duke, Isn't She Lovely

20 Marvin Gaye, Tammi Terrell

Ain’t No Mountain High Enough

21 Etta James

At Last

22 Shakira, Wyclef Jean

Hips Don’t Lie (feat. Wyclef Jean)

23 Earth, Wind & Fire


24 Christina Perri

A Thousand Years

25 Train

Marry Me

26 Elvis Presley

Can’t Help Falling in Love

27 Van Morrison

Brown Eyed Girl

28 Black Eyed Peas

I Gotta Feeling

29 Cupid

Cupid Shuffle

30 The Temptations

My Girl


31 Beyoncé

Love On Top

32 Justin Timberlake

CAN’T STOP THE FEELING! (from DreamWorks Animation’s “TROLLS”)

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33 Miley Cyrus

Party In The U.S.A.

34 Ray LaMontagne

You Are the Best Thing

35 Pitbull, Ne-Yo, AFROJACK, Nayer

Give Me Everything (feat. Ne-Yo, Afrojack & Nayer)

36 Lou Bega Mambo

No. 5 (a Little Bit of…)

37 Ben E. King

Stand by Me

38 Chris Brown


39 Shania Twain

Man! I Feel Like A Woman!

40 Chris Stapleton

Tennessee Whiskey

41 Jack Johnson

Better Together

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42 Rihanna, Calvin Harris

We Found Love

43 Bruno Mars

24K Magic

44 Haley Reinhart

Can’t Help Falling in Love

45 Cyndi Lauper

Girls Just Want to Have Fun

46 Dan + Shay


47 Pitbull, Ne-Yo

Time of Our Lives

48 Toploader D

ancing in the Moonlight

49 Katrina & The Waves

Walking On Sunshine

50 Michael Bublé


Our selection is backed by data from 100,000 wedding-related playlists on Spotify, care of Givetastic who helped to scrape a tonne of playlists to unearth the most popular wedding songs of all time.