8 Modern First Dance Songs To Consider

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You’ve always dreamed of that perfect first dance, but now don’t know what song to choose. You and your partner can’t find the perfect song that sums up your relationship. Here’s 12 modern songs to consider or take inspiration from.

Perfect Duet – Ed Sheeran and Beyonce

This powerhouse song really is the perfect duet and might just be perfect for your big day. The male and female voice adds a nice touch and perfectly reflects a partnership.

All of Me – John Legend

This classic love song is beautiful and the lyrics are ideal for a first dance. This one will definitely have everyone in tears with it’s romantic lyrics.

Same Love – Macklemore

This song is perfect for couples of all genders and has a lot of emotional meaning. This could just be the perfect song for your first dance.

Say You Won’t Let Go – James Arthur

The lyrics of this ballad perfectly represent a lifelong relationship and it’s perfect for a traditional slow dance .

Ho Hey – The Lumineers

This one could be great performed live if you are having a band at your wedding. This upbeat tune is perfect for any kind of wedding and will have your guests singing along.

A Drop In The Ocean – Ron Pope

A little less well known but definitely an amazing choice. Ron Pope has an amazing voice and has a lot of ballad type songs perfect for your first dance.

A Thousand Years – Christina Perri

If you want to take inspiration from the movies, this is the one for you, featuring in Twilight, I think most people are familiar with this classic love song.

Love Someone – Lukas Graham

A fairly new song which could be a popular choice over the coming years, this Lukas Graham song is ideal for a first dance.