As the owner of a DJ Company you can image me and my DJs hear alot of Bridal Waltz Songs…repeated…and every time I hear “My Heart Will Go On” at a wedding, I look for the nearest sharp object to end it all!
Your First Dance song is meant to be special, magical, but above all something for just the pair of you.
I talked about the process of choosing your bridal waltz song in a blog a few weeks ago. Click HERE if you missed it.
This article is meant to give you a few ideas to springboard from. All the music listed below are “Non Traditional” songs that have actually been used for couple’s first dance
Nothing Else Matters- Metallica
Heaven (Candlelight Version)– DJ Sammy
Beside You- Simply Red (Mark Hucknal)
Throw Your Arms Around Me (Acoustic)- Mark Seymour
Far Away- Nickelback
The Dolphins Cry- LIVE
All You Need Is Love- Lynden David Hall (Love Actually Soundtrack)
Marry Me- Train
I’m On My Way- Phil Collins (Brother Bear Soundtrack)
This I Promise You- N*Sync
Bridal Train- The Waifs
At Last- Beyonce
Make You Happy- Josh Pyke
Crash Into Me- Dave Mathews Band
Feels Like Home-Edwina Hayes/Chantal Kreviazuk (My Sisters Keeper Soundtrack)/(Dawson’s Creek Soundtrack)
Over the Rainbow/What A Wonderful World– IZ
Samson– Regina Specktor
This Old Love– Lior
As mentioned, theses songs are not the normal selection, if you would like a full list of traditional Bridal Waltz songs, please click HERE.