Top 30 Most Requested Songs for Ceremony Recessional

You’ve chosen most of your music, but need to find a tune for your trek back down the aisle after the ceremony.  We’re here to help with the Top 30 Most Requested Songs for Ceremony Recessional.

The ceremony recessional is that happy moment when the wedding party exits the wedding ceremony space down the aisle after the formalities have finished. The music here sets the mood to help you dance into the sunset – or at least into your reception. Perfect wedding songs are sometimes hard to choose.

It should be something the bride and groom both love, that is personal and meaningful to them, and that sets the mood for your lives together – as well as the wedding party! Everyone has their own taste, and songs for the ceremonial recessional and can range from classical to classics.

We have put together a list of the 30 most requested songs for ceremony recessional. We hope that they give you some inspiration!

Top 30 Most Requested Songs for Ceremony Recessional


  1. Sweet Disposition – The Temper Trap
  2. Beautiful Day – U2
  3. Dancing in the Dark – Bruce Springsteen
  4. This Kiss – Faith Hill
  5. Just Like Heaven – The Cure
  6. XO – Beyonce
  7. Everything – Michael Buble
  8. Crazy Little Thing Called Love – Queen
  9. Can’t Help Falling in Love – Haley Reinhart
  10. Let My Love Open the Door – Pete Townsend
  11. Today – the Smashing Pumpkins
  12. Best Day of My Life – American Authors
  13. Kiss Me – Sixpence None the Richer
  14. Dancing Queen – ABBA
  15. Time of My Life – Bill Medley, Jennifer Warnes
  16. Head over Feet – Alanis Morissette
  17. Make You Feel My Love – Adele
  18. I Don’t Want to Miss a Thing – Aerosmith
  19. You’ve Got the Love – Florence and the Machine
  20. If I Ain’t got you – Alicia Keys
  21. American Authors – Best Day of My Life
  22. Beach Boys – God Only Knows
  23. Beatles – All You Need is Love
  24. Ben Harper – Forever
  25. James Morrison – I Won’t Let You Go
  26. You are the Best Thing – Ray Lamontagne
  27. This Will Be – Natalie Cole
  28. Maybe I’m Amazed – Jem
  29. The Beach Boys – Forever
  30. Oh! You Pretty Things – David Bowie