Picking a first dance song can be challenging. After all, it’s the song that helps define your wedding. But fear not! We have compiled a list on how you can choose your perfect first dance song. It requires a lot of remembering, loving, and happiness so be prepared to have a fun time finding!

Think About Your Love Story

How would you and your partner describe your relationship? Is it crazy, fun, romantic? Think of some lyrics that remind you of your relationship. This step is to merely help you narrow down how you compare your love story to music.


Pick A Song You’ll Always Love

When picking your first dance song we want you to have that warm fuzzy feeling in your stomach - this is how you know you’ll always love your song. Don’t only get caught up in how the song helps define your big day, pick something that makes you smile no matter your mood! Some people love their first dance songs so much they play it at big occasions in their lives because it makes them feel amazing!

Choose A Song You Can Dance Too

Let’s face it, you can’t dance to every song ever created. This step is near crucial! You and your partner are not just going to stand still for the duration of the song, pick a beat that you like dancing too. At what speed do you like to move and groove? Think about this when listening to your options!


Pick a Band or Artist you and Your Partner Both Love

Do you and your partner share bands or artists you both love? Try their songs first! Doing this will help you narrow down a song because you’re coming into a partnership so why not pick the song in partnership?

Be A Little Unique or Stick to a Classic

We love the classics here at First Dance Vinyl, but we LOVE unique choices too! Hearts swoon over songs like “At Last” by Etta James but hearts remember unique songs like “There Is a Light That Never Goes Out” by The Smiths! This is your song and whatever you choose is going to be amazing!

Photo Credit: Amazon

Photo Credit: Amazon

Photo Credit: Jackpot Records

Photo Credit: Jackpot Records

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