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Wedding Songs

"You may kiss the bride." As you go in for the kiss, family and friends erupt with cheers. To match their excitement, you need the perfect recessional song. Should you go classic instrumental with Bach or Beethoven? Or celebrate signed, sealed, delivered with Stevie Wonder? No matter which mood you choose, we have 100 recessional songs to discover. We have upbeat love songs like The Beach Boys' "Forever" and don't worry, we didn't forget the classic Love, Actually recessional with The Beatles' "All You Need Is Love"—we love that scene too! Use our helpful filtering options below and don't forget to preview the song lyrics so you pick the best recessional song. Once you're done, pick out a perfect ceremony program to accompany your big day.

100 Celebratory Wedding Recessional Songs



Such Great HeightsThe Postal Service

All You Need Is LoveBeatles

Use SomebodyVitamin String Quartet

I'm Your MoonJonathan Coulton

You Are The Best ThingRay Lamontagne

This Will BeNatalie Cole

UsRegina Spektor




Maybe I'm AmazedJem

You've Got The LoveFlorence + the Machine

ForeverThe Beach Boys

Allegro MaestosoGeorge F. Handel

Brandenburg Concerto No. 1Johann S. Bach

Brandenburg Concerto No. 4Johann S. Bach

Coronation MarchSir William Walton

Fugue in E-Flat MajorJohann S. Bach

Hallelujah ChorusGeorge F. Handel

Ode to JoyLudwig van Beethoven

SpringAntonio Vivaldi

The Arrival of the Queen of ShebaGeorge F. Handel

ToccataCharles-Marie Widor

Tuba Tune in DCraig Sellar Lang

Wedding MarchFelix Mendelssohn

AnthemSuzanne Ciani

Beautiful DayU2

Linus & LucyVince Guaraldi

Little MarthaAllman Brothers Band

Oh! You Pretty ThingsDavid Bowie

Signed, Sealed, DeliveredStevie Wonder

Exultate JubilateWolfgang Amadeus Mozart

JoyGeorge Winston

I'm a BelieverThe Monkees

You're My Best FriendQueen

Let Your Love FlowThe Bellamy Brothers

You Make My Dreams Come TrueHall & Oates

Daydream BelieverThe Monkees

I DoThe Marvelows

Baby, I Love YouAretha Franklin

Fanfare-RondeauJean-Joseph Mouret

Bonfire HeartJames Blunt

Ho HeyThe Lumineers

Marching Bands of ManhattanDeath Cab for Cutie

What I Wouldn't DoA Fine Frenzy

Sweet PeaAmos Lee

Gone, Gone, GonePhillip Phillips


You Give Me SomethingJames Morrison

Skinny LoveBon Iver

O Valencia!The Decemberists

L-O-V-EJoss Stone

LanternJosh Ritter

All I Want Is YouBarry Louis Polisar

You Got MeTristan Prettyman

CollideHowie Day

She Is LoveParachute

Higher LoveJames Vincent McMorrow

Real LoveTom Odell

RiptideVance Joy

We Are YoungFun.

OverwhelmedTim McMorris

I Belong To YouLenny Kravitz

First Time Ever I Saw Your FaceGeorge Michael

Sweet ThingVan Morrisson

Finally MovingPretty Lights

Mercy Mercy MeMarvin Gaye

Wake Me UpAloe Blacc

Little TalksOf Monsters and Men

One LoveBob Marley

For Ever and Ever, AmenRandy Travis

I Can't Help Falling in Love with YouUB40

I Believe In a Thing Called LoveThe Darkness

Here Comes The SunGeorge Harrison

I Got You BabeSonny and Cher

Island In The SunWeezer

Counting StarsOneRepublic

You're The One That I WantOlivia Newton John

I Melt With YouModern English

Love At First SightKylie Minogue

Love You Out LoudRascal Flatts

This KissFaith Hill

Yes!Chad Brock

Once In a LifetimeKeith Urban

I Love YouMartina McBride

LOVEAllen Stone

The BestTina Turner

MirrorsJustin Timberlake

Wild ThingThe Troggs

This Must Be The PlaceTalking Heads

Only LoveBen Howard

Two heartsChris Isaak

I Love How You Love MeCamera Obscura

Love on TopBeyonce

SugarMaroon 5

TreasureBruno Mars

Feeling GoodMichael Buble

Just Like HeavenThe Cure

You're All I Need to Get ByMarvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell

Best Day of My LifeAmerican Authors


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