Songs NOT To Be Played At Any Wedding

When my wife and I got married, we gave the DJ just a small list of songs not to play:

  • Electric Slide
  • 98 Degrees – I Do (Cherish You)
  • Adams, Bryan – Summer Of ’69
  • Adams, Bryan – (Everything I Do) I Do It For You
  • Aerosmith – All
  • Aguilera, Christina – Ain’t No Other Man
  • Aguilera, Lil’ Kim, Mya & Pink, Christina – Lady Marmalade
  • Akon Feat. Eminem – Smack That
  • Alabama – Mountain Music
  • Armstrong, Louis – What A Wonderful World
  • Baby Bash Feat. T-Pain – Cyclone
  • Beach Boys – Kokomo
  • Bee Gees – You Should Be Dancing
  • Big & Rich – Save A Horse (Ride A Cowboy)
  • Big & Rich – Lost In This Moment
  • Black Eyed Peas – All
  • Brooks & Dunn – Boot Scootin’ Boogie
  • Brooks, Garth – Friends In Low Places
  • Brooks, Garth – The Dance
  • Buble, Michael – Everything
  • Buffett, Jimmy – Margaritaville
  • Cascada – Everytime We Touch
  • Celine Dion – All
  • Checker, Chubby – Let’s Twist Again
  • Cherry Poppin’ Daddies – Zoot Suit Riot
  • Chicago – You’re The Inspiration
  • Clapton, Eric – Wonderful Tonight
  • Clarkson, Kelly – A Moment Like This
  • Cole, Natalie With Nat King Cole – Unforgettable
  • Dion – Runaround Sue
  • Dion, Celine – Because You Loved Me (Theme From “Up Close And Personal”)
  • Eagles – Hotel California
  • Fall Out Boy – Dance, Dance
  • Fergie Feat. Will.I.Am – Fergalicious
  • Franklin, Aretha – Respect
  • Furtado, Nelly Feat. Timbaland – Promiscuous
  • Gabriel, Peter – In Your Eyes
  • Gap Band – You Dropped A Bomb On Me
  • Gaynor, Gloria – I Will Survive
  • Heartland – I Loved Her First
  • Hill, Faith – All
  • Idol, Billy – Mony Mony
  • Jackson 5 – Abc
  • Jackson, Alan – Remember When
  • Jackson, Alan & Jimmy Buffett – It’s Five O’clock Somewhere
  • Joel, Billy – All
  • Johnson, Jack – Better Together
  • Journey – Open Arms
  • K-Ci & Jojo – All My Life
  • Kelis – Milkshake
  • Lifehouse – You And Me
  • Los del Rio – Macarena
  • Lynyrd Skynyrd – Sweet Home Alabama
  • Manilow, Barry – Copacabana (At The Copa)
  • Maroon 5 – She Will Be Loved
  • Martin, Dean – That’s Amore
  • Mcgraw, Tim – All
  • Meat Loaf – Paradise By The Dashboard Light
  • Medley, Bill & Jennifer Warnes – (I’ve Had) The Time Of My Life
  • Morrison, Van – Moondance
  • Mr. Cheeks – Cha Cha Slide
  • Outkast – Hey Ya!
  • Paisley, Brad – She’s Everything
  • Presley, Elvis – Jailhouse Rock
  • Pussycat Dolls – Don’t Cha
  • Rascal Flatts – Bless The Broken Road
  • Rascal Flatts – My Wish
  • Rascal Flatts – Life Is A Highway
  • Rascal Flatts – I Melt
  • Rednex – Cotton Eye Joe
  • Rihanna – Pon De Replay
  • Rihanna Feat. Jay-Z – Umbrella
  • Savage Garden – Truly Madly Deeply
  • Sean Paul – Temperature
  • Setzer Orchestra, Brian – Jump Jive An’ Wail
  • Shakira Feat. Wyclef Jean – Hips Don’t Lie
  • Sinatra, Frank – New York, New York
  • Sister Sledge – We Are Family
  • Sorta Crackers Band – Chicken Dance
  • Stefani, Gwen – Hollaback Girl
  • Strait, George – I Cross My Heart
  • Stray Cats – Rock This Town
  • Temptations – Ain’t Too Proud To Beg
  • Timbaland Feat. Keri Hilson – The Way I Are
  • Timbaland Feat. Nelly Furtado And Justin Timberlake – Give It To Me
  • Tone Loc – Funky Cold Medina
  • Travolta, John & Olivia Newton-John – Grease Megamix
  • U2 – Beautiful Day
  • Ub40 – Red Red Wine
  • Urban, Keith – Making Memories Of Us
  • Usher Feat. Ludacris & Lil’ Jon – Yeah
  • Wang Chung – Everybody Have Fun Tonight
  • Werner Thomas – Chicken Dance
  • White, Barry – You’re The First, The Last, My Everything

Our first dance song was “In My Life” by The Beatles.