Tips & Ideas

Reception Music


Here are some song suggestions that we commonly use, feel free to pick one or simply look around to get inspiration!
Remember, Your Day… Your Way!

Pre-Dinner Music

  1. Jazz/Rat Pack/Standards
  2. Love songs / all genres
  3. Your favorite genre
  4. Themed Music

Bridal/Party Introduction Songs

  1. “Going to the Chapel” by The Dixie Cups
  2. “Let’s Get Married” by Jagged Edge
  3. Evolution of Dance
  4. “Sandstorm” by Darude
  5. “Apache” by Sugarhill Gang


Dinner Music

Keep the same genre as given to the pre-dinner music

Cake Cutting Songs

  1. “Cut the Cake” by Average White Band
  2. “Groom’s 1st dance choice
  3. “Your Favorite Love Songs
  4. “Hit Me With Your Best Shot” by Pat Benetar
  5. “Ice Cream & Cake” by Buckwheat Boyz
  6. “Love & Marriage” by Frank Sinatra
  7. “She is Love” by Parachute
  8. “Love will Keep Us Alive” by Eagles
  9. “On My Wedding Day” by Don Henley

First Dance Songs

You choose, make it fun and memorable!

We can also create a video or sound mix (for a nominal fee) to make your First Dance unique.

Father/Daughter Dance Songs

  1. “Daddy’s Hands” by Pam Tillis
  2. “They Don’t Make Them Like My Daddy” by Various
  3. “I Loved her First” by Heartland
  4. “Butterfly Kisses” by Bob Carlisle
  5. “Daddy’s Little Girl” by Kippi Brannon
  6. “Daddy’s Girl” by Various
  7. “Have I Told You Lately” by Rod Stewart
  8. “Isn’t She Lovely” by Stevie Wonder
  9. “The Way You Look Tonight” by Various
  10. “Unforgettable” by Nat King Cole

Mother/Son Songs

  1. “Song for Mama” by Boyz II Men
  2. “My Wish” by Rascall Flatts
  3. “He’s My Son” by Mark Schulz
  4. “A Song For My Son on His Wedding Day” by Molli Patsui
  5. “The Man You’ve Become” by Molly Patsui
  6. “Simple Man” by Lynyrd Skynyrd
  7. “I Say a Little Prayer For You” by Various
  8. “I Will Be There” by O’Neil Brothers
  9. “You’ve Got a Friend” by James Taylor
  10. “I Hope You Dance” by LeAnn Womack

Garter Removal & Toss Songs

  1. “Hot Legs” by Rod Stewart
  2. “Legs” by ZZ Topp
  3. Stripper Theme
  4. “Sexy Thing” by Hot Chocolate
  5. “Hot In Here” by Nelly
  6. “Baby Did a Bad, Bad Thing” by C. Issacs
  7. “Great Balls of Fire” by Jerry Lee Lewis
  8. “Can’t Touch This” by MC Hammer
  9. “Boys are Back in Town” by Thin Lizzy
  10. “Bad Case of Loving You” by R.Palmer

Bouquet Toss Songs

  1. “It’s Raining Men” by Weather Girls
  2. “Independent Women” by Destiny’s Child
  3. “Single Ladies” by Beyoncé
  4. “Girls Just Wanna Have Fun” by Cyndi Lauper
  5. “Like a Virgin” by Madonna
  6. “Ladies Night” by Kool and the Gang
  7. “California Girls” by Beach Boys
  8. “Girls” by Beastie Boys
  9. “Move” by Ludacris
  10. “Hey Ladies” by Beastie Boys

Dollar Dance Songs

  1. “If I Had a Million Dollars” by Bare Naked Ladies
  2. “Money” by Pink Floyd
  3. “Money, That’s What I Want” by Barret Strong
  4. “If you’ve Got the Money… ” Willie Nelson
  5. “Money Talks” by ACDC
  6. “Shake Your Money Maker” by Ludacris
  7. “Baby I Got You Money” by ODB
  8. “Three Coins in a Fountain” by Connie Francis
  9. “Friends in Low Places” by Garth Brooks
  10. “That’s What Friends Are For” by Various

Generation Dance Songs

  1. Any love song
  2. “Remember When” by Alan Jackson
  3. “When a Man Loves a Woman” by Percy Sledge
  4. “At Last” by Etta James
  5. “Can’t Help Falling in Love” by Elvis Presley

Exit Songs

  1. “Goodnight Sweetheart” by Moonglows
  2. “Hit the Road Jack” by Ray Charles
  3. “Na..Na..Na.. “- Steamrollers
  4. “Shut Up & Drive” by Rhianna
  5. “Happy Trails” by Roy Rogers
  6. “That’s All Folks” by Porky the Pig
  7. “Closing Time” by Semisonic
  8. “Let’s Stay Together” by Al Green
  9. “…Time of My Life” by B.Medley & J. “Warnes
  10. “Ain’t Even Done With the Night” by John Cougar