Wedding Songs Series – Parent Dances

Mother Son DanceThe music you choose for your wedding is what sets the tone for every moment of your big celebration. However, trying to find the perfect songs for your special day can be a bit overwhelming. That’s why we’ve put together a list of song and soundtrack options for you to use throughout your entire wedding! From the moment you walk down the aisle to tearing it up on the dance floor, we’ve selected a variety of meaningful and entertaining songs to make your wedding day unique to you and memorable for everyone!

This week we are featuring FATHER/DAUGHTER and MOTHER/SON SONGS:

Father/Daughter Dance:

Father Daughter Dance

 1.  My Little Girl – Tim McGraw

2.  I Loved Her First – Heartland

3.  You Must Have Been a Beautiful Baby – Bing Crosby

4.  Isn’t She Lovely – Stevie Wonder

5.  Butterfly Kisses – Bob Carlisle


Father-Daughter Dance Barn of Chapel Hill


6.  I Just Called to Say I Love You – Stevie Wonder

7.  First Man – Camilla Cabello

8.  Cinderella – Steven Curtis Chapman

9.  It’s for My Dad – Nancy Sinatra

10. Wildflowers – Tom Petty

11.  Stand By Me – Ben E. King



Mother/Son Dance:

mother son dance


 1.  You’ll Be in My Heart – Phil Collins

2.  Mom – Meghan Trainor

3.  The First Lady in My Life – Paul Todd

4.  Close Your Eyes – Michael Bubé

5.  You Will Always Be My Son – Caleb & Kelsey

Mother-Son Wedding Dance Barn of Chapel Hill


6.  A Song for Mama – Boyz II Men

7.  Wind Beneath My Wings – Bette Midler

8.  (They Long to Be) Close to You – Carpenters

9.  Becoming Me – Matthew West, Lulu West

10.  The Perfect Fan – Backstreet Boys



Photos Courtesy of Michelle Elyse PhotographyJoe Payne Photography | A.J. Dunlap Photography – Jenna Goetz