It’s your wedding day! After the wedding ceremony, you’re going to be re-introduced to your wedding guests, at the wedding reception. So, you want to make a big wedding reception entrance? One that gets your wedding guests pumped up before you even come out from behind the door? Here are 7 of the best wedding entrance songs for the bride and groom.
Here Are 7 Great Songs for a Wedding Reception Entrance
1) Bring ‘Em Out (T.I. Feat. Jay-Z)
This song was used a lot during the 2006 NBA Finals as the theme song for the Miami Heat during their player introductions. It’s a song that will get your wedding guests pumped up as they watch you walk out onto the reception room dancefloor as husband and wife.
2) You Make My Dreams Come True (Daryl Hall & John Oates)
This is a really fun song that is very singable. It’s also hard to stand still when you hear this 1980 hit from Hall & Oats. The lyrics describe a hot and passionate relationship that the Bride and Groom most likely share: “What I want, you’ve got, But it might be hard to handle, Like the flame that burns the candle, The candle feeds the flame yeah yeah.”
3) Thunderstruck (AC/DC)
“Thunderstruck” is widely considered one of AC/DC’s best songs. And the sound of booming drum beats and heavy guitars makes it feel like thunder. This song will put some more boom into the bride and groom’s wedding entrance onto the dance floor.
4) Forever (Chris Brown)
Who can forget this song being used in TV’s The Office for Jim and Pam’s wedding ceremony? They all made a grand entrance dancing in a fun and funky way. For office fans, just hearing the song will take your mind back to that romantic episode.
5) I Gotta Feeling (Black Eyed Peas)
For many, this is a song you like the very first time you hear it. It’s a true feel-good song. “I Gotta Feeling” spent 14 weeks back-to-back atop of the Billboard Hot 100 chart, making it the longest-running number-one single of 2009. A happy song for the happy couple.
6. Marry You (Bruno Mars)
“Marry You” is a very fun pop and doo-wop song. For obvious reasons, “Marry You,” is the perfect wedding song. The song focuses on a spontaneous proposal, and since its release has been used as a wedding song across the U.S. “It’s a beautiful night, we’re looking for something dumb to do, Hey baby, I think I wanna marry you, Is it the look in your eyes or is it this dancing juice? Who cares, baby, I think I wanna marry you.”
7) Crazy In Love (Beyonce Feat. Jay-Z)
VH1 declared it the greatest song of the 2000s decade, and this hit spend eight consecutive weeks at number one on the Hot 100. This 70s-style funk, hip hop, and soul song describes a romantic obsession. When you’re in love you do crazy things. Beyonce sings, “Got me looking so crazy, my baby, I’m not myself, lately, I’m foolish, I don’t do this, I’ve been playing myself, baby, I don’t care, ‘Cause your love’s got the best of me.”
There’s Something for Everyone
We hope you enjoyed this list of 7 incredible wedding reception introduction songs. There’s a song here for everyone, whether you like rock or hip hop, the ones with soul, whether new or old. Did we miss a favorite of yours? Please leave a comment for us on this page. Thank you!