Top 100 Most Requested Songs at Weddings

Wedding couple kissing on the dance floor with confetti falling

Every couple wants their reception to be a good time for all their friends and family. Food is important, seating arrangements are nice, but what really matters is what you’ve got playing on the speakers. Billboard recently compiled a list of the top 100 most requested songs at weddings, gathering data from DJs across the country.

If you want your wedding playlist to be on par with the rest of the country, take note of these next 100 songs (which we’ve categorized for you). And if you’d like to see how the songs actually rank from 1 to 100, be sure to check out the original Billboard article.

Modern Pop Hits

This group of songs is what the kids are listening to these days, and let’s just say we’re not too disappointed. Have your DJ throw on one of these records and you’ll be sure to have your wedding guests dancing in no time.

Uptown Funk Mark Ronson ft. Bruno Mars

Shake It Off Taylor Swift

Shut Up and Dance Walk the Moon

Can’t Stop the Feeling Justin Timberlake

Cake by the Ocean DNCE

Happy Pharrell Williams

Crazy in Love Beyonce ft. Jay-Z

Party in the U.S.A. Miley Cyrus

Can’t Feel My Face The Weeknd

I Love It Icona Pop

Timber Pitbull ft. Kesha

SexyBack Justin Timberlake

One Dance Drake ft. Kyla & Wizkid

Work Rihanna ft. Drake

Get Lucky Daft Punk ft. Pharrell Williams

Marry You Bruno Mars

We Found Love Rihanna ft. Calvin Harris

Sorry Justin Bieber

Sugar Maroon 5

This Is What You Came For Calvin Harris ft. Rihanna

My House Flo Rida

Feel So Close Calvin Harris

Honey I’m Good Andy Grammer

Fireball Pitbull ft. John Ryan

Love on Top Beyonce

Firework Katy Perry

Want to Want Me Jason Derulo

I Took a Pill in Ibiza (SeeB Remix) Mike Posner

Give Me Everything Pitbull ft. Ne-Yo, Afrojack & Nayer

Michael Jackson Songs

They didn’t call him the “King of Pop” for nothing. Michael Jackson has four of the top 100 most requested songs at weddings, and it’s honestly hard to imagine a wedding reception without him. These songs are some of the best, so don’t get embarrassed if your mom busts a couple of serious moves on the dance floor.

Don’t Stop ‘Til You Get Enough Michael Jackson

Billie Jean Michael Jackson

P.Y.T. (Pretty Young Thing) Michael Jackson

Wanna Be Startin’ Somethin’ Michael Jackson

Oldies but Goodies

These are the songs of yesteryear that you still love to sing in the shower. And let’s be honest—there’s nothing better than a crowded dance floor with all your aunts singing all the words to “Respect” and “Don’t Stop Believin.” This group of tunes are sure to be a hit with the entirety of your guest list, guaranteed.

I Wanna Dance With Somebody (Who Loves Me) Whitney Houston

September Earth, Wind & Fire

Don’t Stop Believin’ Journey

I Want You Back The Jackson 5

You Make My Dreams Hall & Oates

This Is How We Do It Montell Jordan

Signed, Sealed, Delivered I’m Yours Stevie Wonder

Twist and Shout The Beatles

Everybody (Backstreet’s Back) Backstreet Boys

Sweet Caroline Neil Diamond

Ignition (Remix) R. Kelly

Wannabe Spice Girls

Respect Aretha Franklin

Ain’t No Mountain High Enough Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell

Kiss Prince

You Shook Me All Night Long AC/DC

Bye Bye Bye *NSYNC

Ain’t Too Proud To Beg The Temptations

Hot In Herre Nelly

The Way You Move OutKast ft. Sleepy Brown

I Wanna Be Your Lover Prince

It’s Tricky Run-D.M.C.

Celebration Kool & The Gang

Everybody Move to the Floor” Songs

Some songs just make you feel like you can dance like Beyonce (whether or not you can is subject to how many glasses of champagne you may or may not have drunk). When the DJ puts one of these songs on, everybody better clear out of the way because it’s time to dance.

Yeah Usher ft. Lil Jon & Ludacris

Shout (Part 1) The Isley Brothers

Cupid Shuffle Cupid

Hay Ya! OutKast

Wobble V.I.C.

Hypnotize The Notorious B.I.G.

I Gotta Feeling The Black Eyed Peas

Blurred Lines Robin Thicke ft. T.I. & Pharrell

Low Flo Rida

Turn Down for What DJ Snake & Lil Jon

We Are Family Sister Sledge

Love Shack The B-52’s

Livin’ on a Prayer Bon Jovi

Jump Around House of Pain

Cha Cha Slide Mr. C The Slide Man

Danza Kuduro Don Omar ft. Lucenzo

Footloose Kenny Loggins

Single Ladies (Put a Ring On It) Beyonce

Dancing Queen ABBA

Suavamente Elvis Crespo

Baby Got Back Sir Mix-A-Lot

Watch Me Silento

All I Do Is Win DJ Khaled ft. T-Pain, Ludacris, Snoop Dogg & Rick Ross

Play That Funky Music Wild Cherry

Take on Me A-ha

Slow Dancing Tunes

Weddings are already a romantic occasion, but add in one of these sweet serenades and you’re guaranteed to get all the couples on the floor.

Thinking Out Loud Ed Sheeran

The Way You Look Tonight Frank Sinatra

All Of Me John Legend

Brown Eyed Girl Van Morrison

My Girl The Temptations

Can’t Help Falling In Love Elvis Presley

At Last Etta James

Let’s Stay Together Al Green

A Thousand Years Christina Perri

Let’s Get It On Marvin Gaye

Stand by Me Ben E. King

Unchained Melody The Righteous Brothers

You Are the Best Thing Ray LaMontagne

Home Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros

Country Crooners

Whether you live in a small town in Oklahoma or New York City, there’s sure to be a few country fans at the wedding. Grab your best two-steppin’ partner for all of these.

Friends In Low Places Garth Brooks

Die a Happy Man Thomas Rhett

Then Brad Paisley

Sweet Home Alabama Lynyrd Skynyrd

I Cross My Heart George Strait

Looking for perfect First Dance song or touching Father/Daughter dance songs? Check out our other playlists!

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