Weddings are fun! They are a celebration of your love and commitment, and you are inviting all of your closest friends and family to celebrate and party with you.
When it comes to the music played at your Lehigh Valley wedding, consider the songs that your guests love dancing to.
Here are the 10 most popular songs that have been requested to be played during a wedding dance.
Moments & Memories DJ service goes above and beyond when it comes to music mixing, we have and use special remixes of popular songs to transition into and out of other great songs that will keep your dance floor packed.
Take a look at this blog post below, where you can listen to and get an idea of what songs are popular, as well as our own special spin on things.
#1 Most Requested Song - "I wanna dance with somebody" by Whitney Houston
Whitney’s hit song “I wanna dance with somebody” is a staple at any wedding reception. It gets everyone out on the floor dancing and singing along.
Here are some mixes that we have done featuring “I wanna dance with somebody”
- Whitney VS Rihanna – “Somebody Found Love”
#2 Most Requested Song - "September" by Earth Wind and Fire
Disco is HOT! And Earth Wind and Fire brings the heat with their popular song “September”. Packing wedding dance floors for over 40 years.
When we play “September”, we like to use a re-drum version for easier mixing into and out of other popular songs. Songs like:
- Celebration – by Kool & The Gang
#3 Most Requested Song - "Sweet Caroline" by Neil Diamond
Sweet Caroline is a classic sing along song by the great Neil Diamond. This song is sure to get everyone singing along… “Bah Bah Bah!” … “So good! So good!”
If you like Sweet Caroline, you’ll probably like rocking out to other songs like:
- Old Time Rock & Roll – Bob Seger
- Mony Mony – Billy Idol
#4 Most Requested Song - "Uptown Funk" by Mark Ronson Feat. Bruno Mars
Bruno had a runaway hit with Uptown Funk… the Nu-Disco sound is popular with all ages from the little kids all the way up to Grandma! A newer song that is sure to fill your dance floor with guests itching to get their funk on.
Uptown funk is a great song that mixes well with others, such as:
- Can’t stop the feeling – Justin Timberlake
- Bust a Move – Young MC
- Girl’s Just Wanna Have Fun – Cyndi Lauper
#5 Most Requested Song - "Yeah!" by Usher
A staple of the mid 2000’s club scene, Yeah! by Usher is a highly recognizable song that will have everybody shouting and dancing along.
You might not realize it, but Yeah! by Usher mixes really well with:
- 24k Magic by Bruno Mars
- Mi Gente by J Balvin
- Ring of Fire by Johnny Cash
#6 Most Requested Song - "Shut up and dance" by Walk the Moon
A song that tells your guests exactly what to do, just Shut up and dance! This newer dance song is great for opening dance floors, filling dance floors, and ending the night.
Other great songs that go with Shut up and Dance:
- Party Rock Anthem by LMFAO
- Hotel Room Service by Pitbull
#7 Most Requested Song - "Don't Stop Believin'" by Journey
This classic 80’s sing along song never fails to get everyone on the dance floor and circle up together. A great way to end the night!
We like to mix Don’t Stop Believin’ with other great songs such as:
- Jesse’s Girl by Rick Springfeild
- Your Love by the Outfield
- Die Young by Ke$ha
#8 Most Requested Song - "Mr. Brightside" by The Killers
Another great song from the early 2000’s, Mr. Brightside gets your friends singing along, bringing everyone back to their youth.
If Mr. Brightside is a favorite of yours then you’ll like it when we mix it with:
- Sugar We’re Going Down by Fallout Boy
- Take Me Home Country Roads by John Denver
- Stay by Kid Laroi
#9 Most Requested Song - "Dancing Queen" by ABBA
Disco is still popular today, and one of the most popular bands to boogie to is ABBA, with hits like Dancing Queen. With the popularity of the movie Mamma Mia, ABBA will continue to be a hit with generations to come.
If you can dance to Dancing Queen, then you can boogie to other songs like:
- Stayin’ Alive by the Bee Gees
- Hot Stuff by Donna Summer
- Hot in Herre by Nelly
#10 Most Requested Song - "Cupid Shuffle" by Cupid
Line dances and group songs are always popular with guests at a wedding reception. The Cupid shuffle is no different, everyone likes dancing to a song that tells them EXACTLY what to do, and it’s a bit of an ear worm, that will have you going to the right to the right to the right to the right…
Other popular line dance and group interaction songs:
- Cha Cha Slide by DJ Casper
- Macarena by Los Del Rio
- Electric Boogie (also known as the Electric Slide) by Marcia Griffiths
Lehigh Valley Wedding DJ
Moments & Memories is the top Wedding DJ service in the Lehigh Valley. Located in Bethlehem PA, if you’re planning a wedding in the area, contact us today to see how we can make your reception a party to remember.