Top Wedding Song Predictions for 2020
Updated: Jan 28
Are you tired of hearing the same predictable wedding songs and looking to make your wedding unforgettable? Well, look no further, as we have the top wedding song predictions for 2020 that will keep your guests on their feet all night long.
“10,000 Hours” by Dan + Shay feat Justin Bieber
This newly released song is the perfect mix between country and pop and is growingly popular among couples. “10,000 Hours” would make a beautiful first dance song or a slow song for your guests. The lyrics speak for themselves.
“I'd spend ten thousand hours and ten thousand more / Oh, if that's what it takes to learn that sweet heart of yours / And I might never get there, but I'm gonna try / If it's ten thousand hours or the rest of my life / I'm gonna love you.”
"10,000 Hours" Music Video
“Good as Hell” by Lizzo
Looking to liven the room during the reception? “Good as Hell” is guaranteed to bring out your guests’ confident side and get them up out of their seats.
"Good as Hell" Music Video
“Big, Big Plans” by Chris Lane
Released in June 2019, “Big, Big Plans” is a beautiful song reflecting on hopes for the future. What better song to play at your wedding than one that will make you dream of your future together as newlyweds?
“I got some big, big plans / Build a little house out on some hand-me-down land / Find a little island where we go to get tan / I bet we take our kids down there one day / And I know she wouldn't mind if I / Did a little somethin' like find a flight / Overnight to paradise and leave tonight / And I'ma put a diamond on her hand / She don't know I got some big, big plans”
"Big, Big Plans" Music Video
“Prayed For You” by Matt Stell
“Prayed For You” is the perfect wedding song as it expresses how one prayed every single day to find his special someone, and his prayer has finally been answered. This heartfelt song will make you feel extra thankful for your partner and the life you two will build together.
“'Cause every single day, before I knew your name / I couldn't see your face, but I prayed for you / Every heartbreak trail when all hope fell / On the highway to hell, I prayed for you / I kept my faith like that old King James / Said I'm supposed to / It's hard to imagine, bigger than I could fathom / I didn't know you from Adam but I prayed for you”
"Prayed For You" Music Video
“The Git Up” by Blanco Brown
This new country-style song is becoming more popular at weddings due to the fun and lighthearted dance that goes along with it. The dance is designed for couples, making it a perfect way to get your guests on the dance floor. “The Git Up” will make your wedding unforgettable and leave your guests talking.
“Gon' and do the 2 step then cowboy boogie / Grab your sweetheart and spin out with 'em / Do the hoedown and get into it (whoo, whoo, whoo) / Take it to the left now and dip with it / Gon' throw down, take a sip with it / Now lean back put your hips in it (it's simple, you can do it)”
"The Git Up" Music Video
“Speechless” by Dan + Shay
We cannot think of a better song to play on your wedding day than “Speechless,” as it encompasses all the emotions one has for their partner on this special day. In fact, Dan + Shay became inspired to write this song after seeing their own wives walk down the aisle on their wedding days.
“'Cause when you look at me with those eyes / I'm speechless / Staring at you, standing there in that dress / What it's doing to me, ain't a secret / 'Cause watching you is all that I can do / And I'm speechless / You already know that you're my weakness / After all this time I'm just as nervous / Every time you walk into the room / I'm speechless”
"Speechless" Music Video
“Single Ladies” by Beyonce
What better way to get your single, female guests on the dance floor than with “Single Ladies”? This 2009 classic will liven the room and make your bouquet toss more exciting and fun for your guests.
"Single Ladies" Music Video
“All of Me” by John Legend
John Legend broke charts when he first released “All of Me” in 2013. This song has been played at weddings all over the world due to its expression of accepting each other and giving your all to your partner. “All of Me” would make a beautiful first dance song or slow song for your guests.
“'Cause all of me / Loves all of you / Love your curves and all your edges / All your perfect imperfections / Give your all to me / I'll give my all to you / You're my end and my beginning / Even when I lose I'm winning / 'Cause I give you all, all of me / And you give me all, all of you”
"All of Me" Music Video
“I Wanna Dance with Somebody” by Whitney Houston
There’s a reason why Whitney Houston’s 1987 “I Wanna Dance with Somebody” has been played at weddings for the past few decades. With its lyrics conveying the desire to fall in love and dance the night away, there is no better place than a wedding. This song appeals to all generations, from grandparents to teenagers, making this an excellent song to encourage all your guests to dance.
“Oh, I wanna dance with somebody / I wanna feel the heat with somebody / Yeah, I wanna dance with somebody / With somebody who loves me / Oh, I wanna dance with somebody / I wanna feel the heat with somebody / Yeah, I wanna dance with somebody / With somebody who loves me”
"I Wanna Dance with Somebody" Music Video
“Lover” by Taylor Swift
Arguably Swift’s most romantic writing to date, this song is guaranteed to be a popular first dance choice in 2020. The lyrics in the bridge are even based on wedding vows, making this an obvious choice for your special day
"Ladies and gentlemen, will you please stand? / With every guitar string scar on my hand / I take this magnetic force of a man to be my lover / My heart's been borrowed and yours has been blue / All's well that ends well to end up with you / Swear to be overdramatic and true to my lover”
"Lover" Music Video
Now that you have your songs figured out, it’s time to finalize your plans! If you need help with wedding planning, reach out to us at Infinite Event Concepts.