30 of the Best Father/Daughter Dance Songs for Your Wedding Reception

Between all the giddy, smiling moments on your wedding day, there will be those that call for tissues. Your father, daughter dance is sure to be one of them. After all, your dad is the man who loved you first. For him, transitioning from playing endless games of peek-a-boo, (whose shocking appeal never wavered), to now twirling you into the arms of your husband tends to be symbolically sentimental. To soften the blow, chose a song that represents your relationship with your dad! Let your song serve as a gentle reminder that you will forever be his little girl. 

Check out these 30 timelessly, twirl-worthy tunes, that are sure to make your dance with your dad a special one - 

 

Butterfly Kisses - Bob Carlisle

Sweet Pea - Amos Lee

How Sweet It Is - James Taylor

Daddy's Little Girl - Michael Bolton

I Loved Her First - Heartland

My Little Girl - Tim McGraw

Lullaby - Billy Joel

Have I Told You Lately - Rod Stewart

Daughters - John Mayer

You Are So Beautiful - Joe Cocker

My Wish - Rascal Flatts

Your Song - Elton John

It Won't Be Like This For Long - Darius Rucker

I Hope You Dance - Lee Ann Womack

Isn't She Lovely - Stevie Wonder

The Best Day - Taylor Swift 

My Girl - The Temptations

Make You Feel My Love - Adele

Not While I'm Around - Kat Jennings & Angela Lansbury

Michelle - The Beatles

When You Need Me - Bruce Springsteen 

Somewhere Over the Rainbow - Isreal Kamakawiwo'Ole

When You Say Nothing at All - Alison Krauss

The Way You Look Tonight - Frank Sinatra

Gracie - Ben Folds

Sweet Child O' Mine - Sheryl Crow

Father and Daughter - Paul Simon

Dream Away - Frank Sinatra

I Will Walk With You - John Fogerty 

Just the Way You Are - Billy Joel

 

Add these songs to your wedding playlist on Spotify!

 

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