Wedding Ideas: Wedding Songs

60 Underrated Love Songs to Play at Your Wedding

July 28, 2020 | brooke

photo by Let’s Frolic Together Tired of the classic wedding jams but love to get down on the dance floor? We hear you! The Junebug team loves a great wedding playlist—especially one that surprises guests with the most unexpected, yet awesome, tunes. We also have access to some of the world’s best wedding DJs, so we chatted with them about the most underrated love songs to play at your wedding. From Carly Rae Jepsen to […]

These 60 Mother-Son Dance Songs Won’t Leave a Dry Eye in the House

June 27, 2019 | juliette

Photo by Kristen Marie Parker We’ll be the first to admit that emotional groom moments make us cry like nobody is watching, and the mother-son dance is no exception. The mother-son dance is more than just a tradition. It’s a way for the groom to thank his mother—the first love of his life—for raising him. With this emotional tradition in mind, we’ve curated a mother-son dance songs playlist that is full of everything from sentimental […]

The Perfect Cocktail Hour Playlists for Any Mood

June 5, 2019 | juliette

photo by Lott’s Not sure where to start with your cocktail hour playlists? Well, today is your lucky day! We’ve curated 5 cocktail hour playlists that are perfect for any mood. Whether you want to keep things light or create a sophisticated lounge feel, we’ve found songs for any vibe and saved them as Spotify playlists for you to use on your big day! Psst…Haven’t visited our Spotify profile yet? Make sure to stop by to get […]

56 Unique Wedding Songs to Really Set the Mood

March 6, 2019 | juliette

photo by Addison Jones Photography While we’re huge fans of the classic wedding reception songs that everyone loves to belt in the middle of the dance floor, we also know that a lot of couples are looking for more unique wedding songs to set their day apart from the rest. This playlist is a mix of deep cut tracks, songs from newer films, and classics that somehow haven’t made it into the wedding song repository. No […]

These Wedding Reception Songs are Guaranteed to Get Your Guests on the Dance Floor

August 21, 2018 | juliette

Photo by Living Roots Photography After toasts are done and dinner has been served, it’s time to party. How can you guarantee your guests will hit the dance floor? It’s simple, really. Treat them to the ultimate wedding reception songs to dance to. When creating your playlist with your world class wedding DJ, make sure to include a mix of wedding reception songs. Cover various genres, tempos, and songs from different eras to encourage people […]

The 70 Best Wedding Recessional Songs

February 27, 2018 | nicole

Photo by Proshot Photography Choosing wedding songs is easily one of the most fun parts of planning your big day, but arguably one of the most challenging. Do you choose songs you listened to a lot when you first started dating? Songs that make you think of your partner or that tell your love story? What about the love songs you’ve always imagined accompanying your wedding day? Which ones should you use as your recessional […]

Wedding Morning Playlist To Dance To

November 2, 2017 | nicole

photos by Rob August Photography and Amy Higg Photography The morning of your wedding should be fun, relaxing, and full of giggles and popped champagne bottles before the big “I do!” Don’t forget that tiny but vital detail that sets the whole mood: the perfect wedding morning playlist. To help keep your day as stress-free as possible, we’ve curated a wedding getting ready playlist that will have you and your bridesmaids dancing in your hair and makeup chairs. […]

50 Unique Wedding Processional Songs for Walking Down the Aisle in Style

July 27, 2017 | morgan

photo by Cork Creative All weddings are unique and should be expressions of the couple tying the knot. They’re a beautiful opportunity to create a moment with friends, family, and other loved ones. Walking down the aisle is provides another opportunity many couples don’t think to take advantage of to create the perfect once-in-a-lifetime moment with their new spouse. There is so much opportunity for creativity in this simple walk! Will you have the youngest people […]

Quiz: Which First Dance Song Should You Choose?

March 23, 2017 | nicole

photo by Ryan Flynn Photography One of our favorite wedding planning tasks also happens to be one of the most challenging: choosing a first dance song. Even after coming up with 80 first dance songs, we were having trouble narrowing down a favorite! Luckily for you, this first dance song quiz will help you select the perfect song for your day that reflects what makes your relationship special. Looking for more quizzes to help you […]

These 60 Father-Daughter Dance Songs Get Us Right in the Feels

March 1, 2017 | nicole

photo by Regina as the Photographer When it comes to wedding moments that make us cry the father-daughter dance is always at the top of the list—even after all this time. What can we say, we’re big softies here at Junebug! A great father-daughter dance photo captured by the best photographers has been known to send us into tears. With that said, it’s the father-daughter dance songs that really melt our hearts even though we can’t […]