15 Contemporary Wedding Ceremony Songs

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Contemporary Wedding Ceremony Songs: Please – no more “Here Comes The Bride” or “Pachelbel’s Cannon” – why not choose music for your wedding ceremony that reflects something about the two of you?   Here are some contemporary wedding ceremony songs that might just get you thinking about your ceremony music choices a bit more.

  1. I Choose You – Sara Bareilles  VIDEO
  2. Thinking Out Loud – Ed Sheeran  VIDEO
  3. Falling Slowly – Lee Dewyze / Chrystal Bowersox  VIDEO
  4. The Way I Am – Ingrid Michaelson  VIDEO
  5. The Light – Album Leaf  VIDEO
  6. Hoppipolla – Sigur Rós   VIDEO
  7. The Knot – Jill Barber  VIDEO
  8. First Day Of My Life – Bright Eyes  VIDEO
  9. Kiss Me – Ed Sheeran   VIDEO
  10. Only You  – Joshua Radin  VIDEO
  11. This Year’s Love – David Gray  VIDEO
  12. Love Song – Adele  VIDEO
  13. My Love For You Is Real – Ryan Adams  VIDEO
  14. You & Me – Dave Matthews Band  VIDEO
  15. Thousand Years – Christina Perri  VIDEO

Bonus Track Suggestions

Yes, if you’ve always dreamed of walking down the isle to Pachelbel’s Cannon in D, then that is the right song for you – but if you’ve never heard the song, and it doesn’t move you emotionally, maybe it’s time to look for something that does.  Be original and find something that speaks to the both of you.


You may also be interested in other music suggestions for your wedding reception:


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