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Top Wedding Recessional Songs to Know

Top Wedding Recessional Songs to Know


Johnny Deep once said, “Music touches us emotionally, where words alone can’t.” For most couples, their wedding day is the most important and emotional day of their lives. There are many moments throughout their special day that require the “perfect” songs, for example, the wedding ceremony processional, recessional, and the couple’s first dance.

Top Wedding Recessional Songs

Selecting the music for the ceremony can allow for the couple’s true emotions to be reflected through song. However, narrowing down the songs can be a little overwhelming. That is why our team has come up with a list of top wedding recessional songs. When reviewing the list, ask yourself this question: what song do you want to walk out to for the first time as a married couple?

Instrumental Recessional Songs:

  • Bittersweet Symphony – The Aranbee Pop Symphony Orchestra
  • I’m Yours – Guitar Tribute Players
  • Here Comes the Sun (Instrumental Version) – Matt Carlson
  • Somewhere over the Rainbow – Steve Pertrunak

Fun Recessional Songs:

  • You’re The One That I Want – John Travolta & Olivia Newton-John
  • I Melt with You – Modern English
  • Marry You – Bruno Mars
  • Now That We Found Love – Heavy D & The Boyz and Aaron Hall

Upbeat Recessional Songs:

  • You Make My Dreams (Come True) – Hall & Oats
  • Happy – Pharrell Williams
  • Walking on Sunshine – Katrina & The Waves
  • Hey Ya! – Outkast

Country Recessional Songs:

  • Cowboy Take Me Away – The Chicks
  • Make it Sweet – Old Dominion
  • How Forever Feels – Kenny Chesney
  • Yours – Russell Dickerson

R&B Recessional Songs:

  • Jump (For My Love) – The Pointer sisters
  • Signed, Sealed, Delivered (I’m Yours) – Stevie Wonder
  • Best of My Love – The Emotions
  • Love on Top – Beyonce

Alternative & Rock Recessional Songs:

  • Chasing Cars – Snow Patrol
  • Take Me Out – Franz Ferdinand
  • God Only Knows – The Beach Boys
  • Can’t Take My Eyes Off You – Frankie Valli

The song you choose should be genuine and authentic to your relationship.

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Author: Sara Martinson

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