Unique First Dance Songs

We know, it's hard to find that perfect first dance song that hasn't been overplayed! If you're having trouble finding the right song, take a listen to some of our unique favorites. We bet you haven't heard some of these tunes before!

1. The Wedding Song by Angus & Julia Stone

If indie folk is your style, Angus & Julia Stone are a perfect choice for your first dance. This quirky and sweet tune is perfectly titled and reminds us of all the wonderful things ahead when you choose to spend your life with someone. 

2. All I Want Is You by U2

If you and your spouse are U2 fans, this song is a no brainer. Bono sings a beautiful love ballad with a simple and honest message: "All I want is you." You'll be thinking nothing else as you dance away into the night to this romantic and sweet love song.

3. Baby I'm Yours by Arctic Monkeys

If you're looking for a simple and happy tune, we think you'll love this one by the Arctic Monkeys. This happy melody has the feel of a classic Beatles song and will surely have you smiling from ear to ear as you dance with your beloved. 

4. Yours by Russell Dickerson

For you country folks, this country love song by Russell Dickerson is hard not to choose. It reminds us what it's like to feel lost and what it's like to come alive when you fall in love. You'll be thanking God you finally get to spend forever with your love as you dance (and maybe two-step?) to this amazing song.

5. For Once in My Life by Stevie Wonder

Can you ever go wrong with Stevie Wonder? If you want to ditch the slow dance for your first dance, this classy and upbeat tune is just the way to do it! Not to mention, this song will be the perfect way to kick off your reception and pump up the party!

6. We Belong Together by Gavin DeGraw

You may not know this song, but it's definitely a powerful one. Gavin describes perfectly the feeling of needing to be together because you are meant to be. After all, "what good is a life, with no one to share, the light of the moon?"

7. The One by Kodaline

Okay, this song is literally called "The One." And when you hear it, you'll see why these romantic and inspiring lyrics make this the ultimate first dance song. You'll be falling in love all over again as you dance in the arms of your new spouse. Plus, who doesn't love a little Kodaline?

Feeling inspired by these amazing songs? Comment below and share some of your favorite love songs with us!

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