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The Best Dance Songs to End Your Wedding Reception – Wedding DJ Melbourne Tunes

Blog by Matt Jefferies Entertainment – Music tips for song selection

A couples wedding reception is often one of the most memorable experiences that they will have throughout their life. There are so many awesome moments that you can recall even years after the event has happened, from the wedding cake cutting, the bouquet toss, the message from your parents and all the other dances being staged. Every single detail has to be magical, including the music that is played for your friends, family and a special couple of the evening. Whether you have a clash in musical tastes or you both love the same styles of music, an experienced wedding DJ Melbourne tunes should be able to curate the perfect, most fun playlist that will have guests on their feet and dancing all night long.

One big decision will be the last dance song to finish off your wedding reception. It could be a really surreal feeling to have the evening end, so it is important to make it really count and pick a memorable song that everybody will be able to enjoy. Though, it may be a little easier said than done to find the perfect song. 

Here are a few of our suggestions on what last song you should have as your finale to cap off your wedding evening. 

Slow Or Relaxing Ballads Songs

An excellent relaxing tune may be the key to helping the evening fade out as the perfect day comes to an ends. There is no shortage of awesome ballad songs that couples can slow dance to at the end of the evening to remind us all that love is all about taking things slow and just enjoying this moment without any worries. Here is a good mix of songs you might want to have in your songlist.

  • Can You Feel The Love Tonight By Elton John
  • Always By Bon Jovi
  • How Deep Is Your Love By the Bee Gees
  • Endless Love By Lionel Richie
  • I’ll Stand By You By The Pretenders
Lively Upbeat Songs

On the other hand, you may swap to an alternative route and play songs that are upbeat that will leave guests feeling nostalgic & happy. It may be a symbol that wedding receptions are merely the great beginning of life, and that there are lots of days and so much love to look forward to. Here is a list of some of our favourite classics songs that put a smile on our face and guests never get sick of:

  • Mr Brightside By The Killers
  • Don’t Stop Me Now By Queen
  • Burning Love By Elvis Presley
  • This Will Be (An Everlasting Love) By Natalie Cole
  • (I’ve Had) The Time of My Life By Bill Medley & Jennifer Warnes
Contemporary Tracks

If you are looking for a song that was more or less recently released in the past ten years, you will not have a hard time finding a great one. Modern pop musicians have really geared up to make some really awesome love and good vibe tunes that you can just jive to as your wedding evening ends. There is a wide variety, but here are a few of our top favourites:

  • Perfect By Ed Sheeran
  • Lover By Taylor Swift
  • All Of Me By John Legend
  • The Less I Know The Better By Tame Impala
  • Shut Up And Dance By Walk The Moon

Getting married and planning your wedding can be a little stressful, but it is all worth it on the day that both partners say ‘I do’. All you need is love, a little glass of wine, some awesome music and being surrounded by your friends and family.

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This blog was written by wedding entertainment Melbourne – Matt Jefferies Entertainment