When it comes to choosing the perfect song for your bridal processional, you want to make a selection that embodies the essence of your love story and sets the tone for your ceremony. With a plethora of options available, ranging from traditional and classical tunes to modern hits and unique tracks, finding the ideal song can feel like a daunting task. To assist you in making this decision, we’ve conducted a comprehensive poll involving over 400 brides and 25 DJs, resulting in a curated list of the top wedding songs for the bridal processional in 2023.
Traditional And Classical Wedding Ceremony Songs To Walk Down The Aisle To
- “Canon in D (Pachelbel’s Canon)” by Brooklyn Duo – A captivating piano and cello rendition ideal for a classic wedding entrance.
- “Bridal Chorus (Here Comes The Bride)” by Richard Wagner – An iconic choice, this timeless march is synonymous with weddings.
- “Trumpet Voluntary” by Jeremiah Clarke – A majestic and celebratory option with a regal touch.
- “Air on the G String” by Johann Sebastian Bach – A serene and elegant melody perfect for a graceful entrance.
- “Largo From Winter” by Vivaldi – A poignant selection capturing the beauty of the season.
- “Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring” by Johann Sebastian Bach – A melodious piece radiating joy and celebration.
- “Bridal March” by Jonathan Cain – A piano classic that infuses your entrance with emotive elegance.
- “Clair de Lune” by Claude Debussy – A delicate and romantic piano piece.
- “Largo (from ‘Xerxes’)” by George Frideric Handel – A majestic composition that exudes grandeur.
Instrumental Wedding Processional Songs
- “A Thousand Years” by The Piano Guys – A captivating piano and cello rendition of the popular Christina Perri song.
- “Enchanted” by Taylor Swift (Instrumental) – A melodic and dreamy instrumental version.
- “First Date” by Epic Orchestra – An incredible instrumental take on Blink-182’s hit.
- “Say You Won’t Let Go” by Daniel Jang – A moving violin rendition of James Arthur’s heartfelt song.
- “Can’t Help Falling In Love” by Vitamin String Quartet – A beautiful instrumental interpretation of Elvis Presley’s classic.
- “Perfect” by Joel Miranda – A stunning version of Ed Sheeran’s hit, perfect for the bride’s entrance.
- “A Million Dreams” by Taylor Davis – An instrumental rendition capturing the magic of “The Greatest Showman.”
- “I Get To Love You” by Ruelle (cover by Ashwin Ragunandan) – A heartfelt cover that infuses emotion into your entrance.
- “A Sky Full Of Stars” by Coldplay (Instrumental version) – A vibrant instrumental rendition of Coldplay’s hit.
- “Never Gonna Give You Up” by Epic Orchestra – A unique and playful instrumental version of the Rick Astley hit.
Best Songs To Walk Down The Aisle To (Modern and Popular)
- “Can’t Help Falling In Love” by Haley Reinhart – A soulful cover of Elvis Presley’s classic.
- “Every Breath You Take” by Music Travel Love – A captivating cover of The Police’s hit.
- “Take My Hand (The Wedding Song)” by Emily Hackett and Will Anderson – An original song with heartfelt lyrics.
- “Somewhere Over The Rainbow” by Israel “IZ” Kamakawiwoʻole – A soulful ukulele rendition.
- “Here Comes The Sun” by Colbie Caillat – A warm and cheerful acoustic cover of The Beatles’ classic.
- “Wonderful Tonight” by Eric Clapton – A romantic choice that exudes charm and tenderness.
- “From The Ground Up” by Dan + Shay – A heartfelt track perfect for your bridal party entrance.
- “Beautiful Day” by U2 – A celebratory song that radiates positivity.
- “All You Need Is Love” by The Beatles – A joyous Beatles anthem for your special moment.
- “The Only One” by Music Travel Love – A romantic acoustic original for a memorable entrance.
Songs From Movies and TV That Are Perfect for Walking Down The Aisle To
- “When You Wish Upon A Star” From Pinocchio – A whimsical Disney tune with heartfelt lyrics.
- “The Portrait (From Titanic)” by James Horner – An emotive choice capturing the essence of love.
- “Superman Theme” by John Williams – An epic theme for couples looking for a grand entrance.
- “Beauty and the Beast” From Beauty and the Beast – A Disney classic that brings enchantment to your aisle walk.
- “May It Be” by Enya (Lord of the Rings) – An ethereal track from “Lord of the Rings” that evokes magic.
- “Princess Leia’s Theme” by John Williams (Star Wars) – A fantastic choice for couples who love “Star Wars.”
- “Rose’s Theme From Titanic (James Horner)” by 2CELLOS – An emotive and beautiful rendition.
- “The Imperial March (Darth Vader’s Theme from Star Wars)” by John Williams – A fun and playful choice for the groom’s entrance.
- “Can’t Help Falling In Love” by Kina Grannis (Crazy Rich Asians) – A tender rendition from the movie.
- “Jurassic Park (Main Theme)” by John Williams – A thrilling choice for fans of adventure.
Country Walking Down The Aisle Songs
- “Me and You” by Kenny Chesney – A heartfelt country tune for a touching entrance.
- “Look At Me Now” by Matt Stell – An enchanting and emotional song choice.
- “Amazed” by Lonestar – A romantic and soulful option.
- “Speechless” by Dan + Shay – A beautiful country ballad capturing deep emotions.
- “I Love You” by Eli Young Band – A heartfelt song perfect for your journey down the aisle.
- “Parachute” by Lexanna – A soulful choice that resonates with love and devotion.
- “God Gave Me You” by Blake Shelton – A country classic that exudes gratitude and love.
- “Forever and Ever, Amen (Randy Travis)” by Music Travel Love ft. Summer Overstreet – A heartfelt acoustic cover for a meaningful entrance.
- “Valentine” by Martina McBride – A romantic choice that captures the essence of love.
- “I Do (Cherish You)” by Mark Wills – A poignant country tune that speaks of devotion.
Rock Songs That Make A Great Walk-In Song for The Bride
- “November Rain” by Guns N’ Roses – A powerful and emotive choice for rock enthusiasts.
- “White Wedding” by Billy Idol – A classic rock option that exudes energy.
- “Always” by Bon Jovi – A romantic and heartfelt rock ballad.
- “Baby, I Love You” by The Ramones – A playful and upbeat rock choice.
- “More Than Words” by Extreme – An acoustic rock hit that captures emotion.
- “Blackbird” by The Beatles – A timeless rock classic perfect for your entrance.
- “Love Walks In” by Van Halen – A rock anthem that resonates with love and connection.
- “Faithfully” by Journey – A soulful and emotive rock choice.
Funny, Unique, and Non-Traditional Wedding Processional Songs
- “Canon in D Major (The Rock Version!)” by Jerry C – A creative and energetic rock adaptation.
- “Somebody’s Getting Married” by The Muppets – An upbeat and fun choice that instantly brings smiles.
- “Grow Old With You (The Wedding Singer)” by Adam Sandler – A lighthearted and humorous choice.
- “All I Want Is You (Juno)” by Barry Louis Polisar – A happy and whimsical selection.
- “The Throne Room/End Title (Star Wars)” by John Williams – An epic choice for sci-fi enthusiasts.
- “You’ve Got A Friend In Me” by Pomplamoose – A playful and heartwarming tune.
- “Hey Look Ma, I Made It” by Panic! At The Disco – An energetic and empowering choice.
- “A Thousand Years” by James Arthur – A touching cover that adds sentiment to your entrance.