It is customary to have music at a wedding and in particular the wedding reception after the main event. This is a time when you will want the bride and groom plus all guests up on the dance floor enjoying themselves.
Well, there are many tracks to choose from and below is a list of the 10 best wedding tracks of 2015. There is sure to be some music tracks in this list which will be perfect for your wedding day.
Thinking Out Loud, by Ed Sheeran
This track is at the top of the list simply because it is timeless and would compliment any wedding ceremony or reception. It is a tune to get dancing to and lyrics celebrate love that will last a lifetime. The song will appeal to most age groups.
Only One, by Kanye West and McCartney
This is a sentimental ballad and ideal for the mother-son dance! No wedding reception should be without this track. One of the lyrics in this song is:
“Hello my only one. Just like the morning sun. You keep on rising until the sky knows your name”. Hot stuff!
Coming Home, by Leon Bridges
If you want a Rhythm and Blues wedding track then look no further than this song. This song is reminiscent of the Temptations, Sam Cooke or Otis Reading. This song is full of lyrics you’ll love.
I Want You to Know, by Zedd and Selena Gomez
This is a pop song with a distinctly electronic beat. It is the perfect song for younger couples and is sure to set the mood on the morning of your wedding, a must for those deeply into loud pop music.
A Sky Full of Stars, by Coldplay
Another song that is suitable for most weddings and receptions. The temptation to dance to this song is simply irresistible and has some pretty romantic metaphors locked in the lyrics.
Sugar, by Maroon 5
A rock song and is ideal for the wedding reception, and ideal tune to play for that cake cutting moment.
Uptown Funk, by Mark Ronson
This for all age groups and is a fun, upbeat song that no one can resist dancing to even if they have heard the song many times before. The sound is similar to hits like ‘Get Up Offa That Thing’ and ‘Kiss.’
Shut Up and Dance, by Walk the Moon
This tune will get everybody on the dance floor and is one of best of the 10 best wedding tracks of 2015. A recommended time to play this tune is straight after the cake cutting to get everybody rocking and reeling.
Run, Run, Run, by Kelly Clarkson
This is a real wedding song and is perfect for any wedding reception.
Lay Me Down, by Sam Smith
You might want this tune in your mix of wedding tracks is a perfect tune suitable for all weddings.
The above is just a taste of the wedding tracks which are most popular in 2015 but it isn’t exhaustive. You might want to hire an expert DJ to handle your wedding reception. A good DJ service like LMM, Live Music Management, will be able to provide just the right mix of music tracks to enhance your wedding reception.
The importance is to get the music right, not just for the bride and groom, but to appeal to a broad age group of the guests that will be at the reception. A wedding is the most important event in most people’s lifetime and it is essential to get the music provided just right to make the day special.