Best Father-Daughter Dance Songs for Your Wedding

Even if the father-daughter dance isn’t first in your lineup, there’s no denying it will be the highlight of the night for your father. It’s a chance to thank him for the love and support he’s given you over the years.

Because it’s such a significant moment, you’ll want to find the track that gives you the perfect blend of connection and love before moving on to a new stage in your life. This can be a little tricky.

If you haven’t quite found the song that truly evokes the unique emotions in your relationship, here are some of the best father-daughter songs for your wedding:

  • “Across the Universe” – Jim Sturgess
  • “Ain’t That Love” – Ray Charles
  • “Because You Loved Me” – Celine Dion
  • “Brown-Eyed Girl” – Van Morrison
  • “Butterfly Kisses” – Bob Carlisle
  • “Can You Feel the Love Tonight” – Elton John
  • “Cinderella” – Steven Curtis Chapman
  • “Come Fly with Me” – Frank Sinatra
  • “Count on Me” – Bruno Mars
  • “Daddy’s Little Girl” – Michael Buble
  • “Daddy” – Beyoncé
  • “Dance with My Father” – Luther Vandross
  • “Daughter” – Loudon Wainwright
  • “Daughters” – John Mayer
  • “Father and Daughter” – Paul Simon
  • “Forever Young” – Rod Stewart
  • “God Only Knows” – Beach Boys
  • “Gracie” – Ben Folds
  • “How Sweet It Is” – James Taylor
  • “I Hope You Dance” – Lee Ann Womack
  • “I Loved Her First” – Heartland
  • “I Wish You Love” – Frank Sinatra
  • “I’ll Be There” – Jackson 5
  • “In My Life” – The Beatles
  • “Isn’t She Lovely” – Stevie Wonder
  • “It’s for My Dad” – Nancy Sinatra
  • “Just the Way You Are” – Billy Joel
  • “Kind and Generous” – Natalie Merchant
  • “Love Me Tender” – Elvis Presley
  • “My Darling” – Wilco
  • “My Girl” – The Temptations
  • “My Little Girl” – Tim McGraw
  • “My Wish” – Rascal Flatts
  • “Over the Rainbow” – Israel Kamakawiwo’ole
  • “Sweet Child O’ Mine” – Guns N’ Roses
  • “Sweet Pea” – Amos Lee
  • “The Keeper of the Stars” – Tracy Byrd
  • “The Way You Do the Things You Do” – The Temptations
  • “The Way You Look Tonight” – Frank Sinatra
  • “The Wonder of You” – Elvis Presley
  • “Three Little Birds” – Bob Marley
  • “Through the Years” – Kenny Rogers
  • “Times of Your Life” – Paul Anka
  • “To Sir with Love” – Lulu
  • “Unforgettable” – Natalie and Nat King Cole
  • “Walk with You” – Edwin McCain
  • “What a Wonderful World” – Louis Armstrong
  • “When You Need Me” – Bruce Springsteen
  • “Wildflowers” – Tom Petty
  • “Wing Beneath My Wings” – Bette Midler
  • “Wonderful Tonight” – Eric Clapton
  • “You Are the Sunshine of My Life” – Stevie Wonder
  • “You’re the Inspiration” – Chicago

If this list hasn’t moved you, use any of the songs as a starting point to find related or similar music through any search engine or music app. You’ll discover even more wonderful father-daughter tunes, and we’re sure you’ll find one you love. No matter what song you pick, our Dallas Fort Worth wedding DJs can make the moment special.

2018-06-28T14:42:48-05:00 June 28th, 2018|