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This is so great - thanks ladies for all the great ideas. I have been compiling my fav songs for a long time, I am such a dork - I get emotional listening to these all the time.


Some of my fav love songs (besides a bunch that others have mentioned)

Old 97s - Question

Joshua Radin - I'd Rather be with you

Qiuetdrive - Time after Time (Cover of Cindy L)

Sam Roberts - Uprising Down Under

Beach Boys - God Only Knows

Plain White Ts -

Ingrid Michaelson - The Way I am

Sarah Harmer - Open Window


There are lots of other songs I love, that's all I can think of for now :). Keep the ideas coming - its fun to listen to new (to me) songs!

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Here's my list...it's a work in progress:



Better Together Jack Johnson

Banana PancakesJack Johnson

City LoveJohn Mayer

So Much To SayDMB


Love Song311

You're My Best FriendQueen

FlakeJack Johnson

Positive VibrationsBob Marley

Wish You Were HereIncubus


I could die for youChili Pepers

Wet Sand Chili Pepers

Are you InIncubus

Beautiful DayU2




Wild NightsVan Morrison

Sweet CarolineNeil Diamon

Don't Stop BelievingJourney

Shook Me All Night LongACDC


Living on a PrayerBon Jovi

Love in an ElevatorAerosmith

Nothing But a Good TimePoison

Cherry PieWarrant

Pour Some Sugar on Me Def Leppard

Don't Feel Like DancingScissor Sisters

Could You Be LovedBob Marley

Can't Stop Chili Peppers


Dance Slow Songs:


Angel Aerosmith

You Are the Best ThingRay Laymontagne

Baby I Love Your WayBob Marley


Dance (Booty Shaking Songs):

Bad RomanceLady Gaga

Poker FaceLady Gaga

Down Jay Sean

Sexy ChickDavid Guetta

Empire State of MindJay Z

Hot In HereNelly

I Gotta FeelingBlack Eyed Peas

Evacuate the Dance FloorCascada

Fire BurningSean Kingston

I Know You Want MePitbull


Whatever You LikeT.I.


LowFlo Rida

IgnitionR Kelly

Single LadiesBeyonce

Crazy In LoveBeyonce


Hey YaOutkast

Sexy BackJustin Timberlake

We Be BurninSean Paul

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I noticed some of you listed "I want to grow old with you" by Adam Sandler (from the wedding singer). I cannot find his version on ITunes, only the one from the Wedding Singer musical. Where did you find yours?

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There are a gazillion songs, but my must haves are...


First Dance: "If There Was No You" Brandi Carlile


Wedding Party: "Kung Fu Fighting" (dad wanted to dance with my sister to this for her wedding, she was absolutely against it)


Daddy Dance: "You Are So Beautiful" Joe Cocker or "All For The Love of a Girl" Johnny Horton


Last Dance: "Faithfully" by Journey or "You & Me" by Lifehouse

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Mazzy Star - Fade Into You - Pre-Ceremony

The Moldy Peaches - Anyone Else But You - Pre-Ceremony

Barry Louis Polisar - All I Want Is You

Cat Power - Sea Of Love

Somewhere Over the Rainbow - Israel K.

Ingrid Michaelson - The Way I am

I Wanna Grow Old with You – Adam Sandler





Ingrid Michaelson - Can't Help Falling In Love With You

Bridal March-Jonathan Cain

Lifehouse – everything



Beautiful Day - U2 (Recessional)

Aint no mountain high enough



Kokomo- Beach Boys

Don't Stop Believin- Journey

Lucky- Jason Mraz & Colbie Caillat

Where ever You will go- The Calling

2 is better than 1 -

Say Hey (I love you)- Michael Frant

Brown Eyed Girl-Van Morrison

•Louis Armstrong - What A Wonderful World - Cocktail Hour

•Extreme - More Than Words - Cocktail Hour

•Wouldn’t It Be Nice – Beach Boys

•I can See Clearly Now – Otis Redding

•Billy Joel - Piano Man - Reception


DINNER (missing 5)

Beyonce – halo

Porti Volare (Spanish Version) – Andrea Bocelli

Halaluja – new 1

Porti Volare (Spanish Version) – Andrea Bocelli

•Coldplay - The Scientist - Reception

•Snow Patrol - Chasing Cars - Reception

•Jack Johnson - Better Together - Extra Reception

•Cranberries - dream


Baby, I Love Your Way-Big Mountain

(I Can't Help) Falling In Love With You-UB40

Build Me Up Buttercup – The Foundations

Every Little Thing She Does is Magic – The Police

One Love – Bob Marley

Sexual Healing- Marvin Gaye

Let’s stay together – Al Green



RECEPTION (missing 25)


father/daugther dance - temptation my girl

father/daughter: i loved her first – heartland

A Song for Mama - Boyz II Men (mother/son)


Slow Songs

Sade – by your side


When You Say Nothing At All – Ronan Keating

firehouse - when i see you smile

Chantal krev – feels like home

firehouse - i live my life for you

from this moment Shania

You and Me-Lifehouse

Stand By Me - Ben E. King

3 times a lady – lionel richie


mariah carey i want to know what love is

Mariah carey – hero

Journey – open arms

Frank Sinatra - The Way You Look Tonight

All my Life- KC & Jojo


Can’t Help Falling In Love - Elvis Presley

Wonderful Tonight - Eric Clapton

You Are So Beautiful, Joe Cocker

fergie – finally

stuck on you- lionel richie

Can’t take my eyes off of you-Lauren Hill

brian adame - everything i do i do it for you

Boyz II Men - I'll Make Love To You - Extra Reception

eagles - hotel california


You and Me-Lifehouse




Heaven – DJ Sammy

Love like this before – faith evans remix

he Banana Boat Song – Harry Belafonte

cat deluna – whine up

shaggy – mr lover

sea paul – temperature

what i like about you - the kinks

Billie Jean - Michael Jackson


Take You There - Sean Kingston

The Kinks - You Really Got Me

hey baby (if you'll be my girl) - dj otzi


girls just wanna have fun - cyndi lauper

The Sweet Escape – Gwen Stefani

Boombastic (Sting Remix) - Shaggy

Holiday - Madonna

Yeah – Usher

Low - Flo Rida

Jimmy Soul – If you wanna Be Happy

i like it like that - tito nieves

All Night Long - :Lionel Richie

I Like to Move It, Crazy Frog

jump in the line - harry belafonte

Get the Party Started – Pink

Single Ladies (Put a Ring On It), Beyoncé

Yeah - Usher

Hips Don’t Lie - Shakira/Wyclef Jean

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