Finding a wedding reception playlist can sometimes be tricky. Choosing the right tunes, the right vibe... We get it. There is a ginormous array of songs to pick from, and sometimes the otherwise enjoyable process of curating a playlist can feel daunting. Luckily, there is no need to worry - we're here to lend a helping hand or two.

From Beyoncé to Ed Sheeran, Queen to Tom Jones and Stevie Wonder to Dean Martin, there's something loved up in this wedding reception playlist for every couple. And the fun doesn't stop there! Head to our Spotify to find a huge selection of other wedding playlists. Don't settle for just the best day of your life, go all out and have the best music, too.

The wedding reception playlist to keep you and your guests smiling

Whatever tickles your fancy, you'll be able to find it here. Prefer pop-y love songs? We've got you covered. Classic 80s ballads? We're on it. A slightly slower vibe? You guessed it - we've got it. Have a look through what we've chosen for you in this wedding reception playlist.


We've picked out some of our personal favourites from the playlist - but there's plenty more where that came from.

  • Love On Top - Beyoncé
  • Cherish - Madonna
  • L O V E - Michael Bublé
  • How Will I Know - Whitney Houston
  • Crazy Little Thing Called Love - Queen
  • Adele - Easy On Me
  • Everybody Loves Somebody - Dean Martin
  • Love Me Tender - Elvis Presley
  • God Only Knows - The Beach Boys
  • Better Half Of Me (Acoustic) - Tom Walker
  • Put Your Records On - Corinne Bailey Rae
  • It's Not Unusual - Tom Jones
  • All You Need Is Love - The Beatles
  • I Will Always Love You - Dolly Parton

Remember, the reception isn't the only part of the wedding that needs some music. That is to say, there's the wedding party, first dance and walking down the aisle. Luckily for you, we've got playlists for all of the above. Want some more inspiration? Check out some of the modern songs a la string quartet from Bridgerton, or head over to our Podcast episode all about party playlists.

Sasha Kirkham

Written by Sasha Kirkham

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