Most Requested Pop Songs

The royalty of pop seems to rule the request lists. Artists like Bruno Mars, Taylor Swift and Justin Timberlake cross demographics and are really great at getting people of different generations on the dance floor. All of these artists (and ones like them) have created sounds with old school callbacks with a new twist. If I start a party with '24K,' by Bruno Mars, it typically fills a floor fast!


1. "I Gotta Feeling," by The Black Eyed Peas

2. "Can't Stop the Feeling!" by Justin Timberlake

3. "Uptown Funk," by Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars

4. "Crazy in Love," by Beyoncé and Jay Z

5. "Get Lucky," by Daft Punk and Pharrell Williams

6. "Get Low," by Lil Jon & The East Side Boyz

7. "Shut Up and Dance," by Walk the Moon

8. "Wobble," by V.I.C.

9. "Cupid Shuffle," by Cupid

10. "Cha Cha Slide," by Mr. C The Slide Man

11. "I Wanna Dance with Somebody (Who Loves Me)," by Whitney Houston

12. "Happy," by Pharrell Williams

13. "SexyBack," by Justin Timberlake

14. "Party Rock Anthem," by LMFAO and Lauren Bennett

15. "Shake It Off," by Taylor Swift

16. "Yeah! By Usher," Lil Jon and Ludacris

17. "Moves Like Jagger," by Maroon 5 and Christina Aguilera

18. "Jump Around," by House of Pain

19. "Yeah," by Usher

20. "Riptide," by Vance Joy

21. "Mambo No. 5," by Lou Bega

22. "That's What I Like," by Bruno Mars

23. "What Lovers Do (feat. SZA)," by Maroon 5 and SZA

24. "Ain't No Other Man," by Christina Aguilera

25. "Mi Gente by J Balvin," Willy William

26. "Marry You," by Bruno Mars

27. "I Do," by Colbie Caillat

28. "Better Together," by Jack Johnson

29. "Can't Feel My Face" by The Weeknd

30. "Don’t Let Me Down,” by The Chainsmokers featuring Daya

31. "This is What you Came For," by Calvin Harris featuring Rihanna

32. "Good Feeling," by Flo Rida

33. "24K Magic," by Bruno Mars

34. "OMG," by Usher featuring will.i.am

35. "Let's Get It Started," by Black Eyed Peas

36. "This is How We Do It," by Montell Jordan

37. "Marry Me," by Bruno Mars

38. "Raise Your Glass," by P!nk


39. "Something Just Like This," by Coldplay


40. "Sugar," by Maroon 5


Most Requested '90s Hits

Music from the '90s are big at weddings since all the millennials the are getting married, and they grew up with the '90s pop, hip hop and boy bands.

1. "All My Life," by K-Ci and JoJo

2. "Because You Loved Me," by Celine Dion

3. "I Will Always Love You," by Whitney Houston

4. "Genie in a Bottle," by Christina Aguilera

5. "Hold My Hand," by Hootie and the Blowfish

6. "I’ll Be," by Edwin McCain

7. "Baby One More Time," by Britney Spears

8. "My Prerogative," by Bobby Brown

9. "I'll Make Love To You," Boyz II Men

10. "(Everything I Do) I Do It For You," by Bryan Adams

11. "I Swear," by All-4-One

12. "Every Time I Close My Eyes," by Babyface and Mariah Carey

13. "Crash Into Me," by Dave Matthews Band

14. "You'll Be in My Heart," by Phil Collins

15. "I Can Love You LIke That by All-4-One

16. "I Do (Cherish You) by 98 Degrees

17. "Fantasy," by Mariah Carey

18. "I Knew I Loved You by Savage Garden

19. "As Long as You Love Me by Backstreet Boys

20. "Everybody (Backstreet's Back)," by Backstreet Boys

21. "End of the Road," by Boyz II Men

22. "Gettin' Jiggy Wit It," by Will Smith

23. "I Want It That Way," by Backstreet Boys

24. "God Must Have Spent a Little More Time On You," by *NSYNC

25. "More Than Words," by Extreme

26. "Dreaming of You," by Selena

27. "Always Be My Baby," by Mariah Carey

28. "Baby Got Back," by Sir Mix-A-Lot

29. "Poison," by Bell Biv DeVoe

30. "What a Girl Wants," by Christina Aguilera

31. "Two Princes," by The Spin Doctors

32. "You Gotta Be," by Des'ree

33. "Show Me Love," by Robyn

34. "Jumpin', Jumpin'," by Destiny's Child

35. "Come on Over Baby (All I Want is You)," by Christina Aguilera

Most Requested Disco, Funk and Oldies

1. "P.Y.T. (Pretty Young Thing)," by Michael Jackson

2. "Shout," by Otis Day and the Knights

3. "Shout, Pts. 1 & 2," by The Isley Brothers

4. "Footloose," by Kenny Loggins

5. "Don't Stop 'Til You Get Enough," by Michael Jackson

6. "You Really Got Me," by The Kinks

7. "Isn't She Lovely," by Stevie Wonder

8. "YMCA," by Village People

9. "Celebration," by Kool & The Gang

10. "Dancing Queen," by ABBA

11. "Brick House," by Commodores

12. "She's Always A Woman," by Billy Joel

13. "Wouldn't It Be Nice," by The Beach Boys

14. "Don't Go Breaking My Heart," by Elton John and Kiki Dee

15. "September," by Earth, Wind & Fire

16. "Baby I Need Your Loving," by Four Tops

17. "Twist and Shout," by The Beatles

18. "Stayin' Alive," Bee Gees

19. "Get Down Tonight," KC & The Sunshine Band

20. "Africa," by Toto

21. "Tiny Dancer," by Elton John

22. "In Your Eyes," by Peter Gabriel

23. "Beat It," by Michael Jackson

24. "Bust a Move" by Young M.C.

25. "Sugar, Sugar," by The Archies

26. "Stand by Me," by Ben E. King

27. "Signed, Sealed, Delivered (I'm Yours)," Stevie Wonder

28. "Gimme Some Lovin'," The Spencer Davis Group

29. "You Really Got a Hold On Me," by Percy Sledge

30. "Can't Take My Eyes Off You," by Andy Williams

31. "Uptown Girl," by Billy Joel

32. "L-O-V-E," by Nat King Cole

33. "How Sweet It Is (To Be Loved By You)," by James Taylor

34. "Here Comes the Sun," by The Beatles

35. "God Only Knows," by The Beach Boys

36. "How Will I Know," by Whitney Houston

37. "Dancing Queen," by ABBA

38. "You Make Me Feel Like a Natural Woman," by Aretha Franklin

Most Requested Rat Pack Classics

1. "The Way You Look Tonight," by Frank Sinatra

2. "Ain't That a Kick in the Head," by Dean Martin

3. "Come Fly with Me," by Frank Sinatra

4. "Feeling Good," by Sammy Davis, Jr.

5. "The Way You Look Tonight," by Frank Sinatra

6. "That's Amore," by Dean Martin

7. "Yes Sir, That's My Baby," by Frank Sinatra

8. "Something's Gotta Give," by Sammy Davis Jr.

9. "Sway (Quien Sera)," by Dean Martin

10. "Fly Me to the Moon," by Frank Sinatra

11. ""Volare," by Dean Martin

12. ""I've Got You Under My Skin," by Frank Sinatra

13. "Mambo Italiano," by Dean Martin

14. "Somethin' Stupid," by Frank Sinatra and Nancy Sinatra

15. "The Best is Yet to Come," by Frank Sinatra and Count Basie

Most Requested Rock Hits

1. "You Shook Me All Night Long," by AC/DC

2. "(Everything I Do) I Do It for You," by Bryan Adams

3. "Pour Some Sugar On Me," by Def Leppard

4. "Livin' On A Prayer," by Bon Jovi

5. "Sweet Home Alabama," by Lynyrd Skynyrd

6. "Keep on Loving You," by REO Speedwagon

7. "Old Time Rock & Roll," by Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band

8. "Summer Of 69," by Bryan Adams

9. "Sweet Child O' Mine," by Guns N' Roses

10. "I Want You To Want Me," by Cheap Trick

11. "All Summer Long," by Kid Rock

12. "You are the Best Thing," by Ray LaMontagne

13. "What I Like About You," by Romantics

14. ""Don't Stop Believin'," by Journey

15. "Crazy Little Thing Called Love, by Queen

16. "Come On Eileen," by Dexys Midnight Runners

17. "Jessie's Girl," by Rick Springfield

18. "Heaven," by Bryan Adams

19. "Can't Fight This Feeling Anymore, by REO Speedwagon

20. "I Want to Know What Love Is," by Foreigner

21. "The Stroke," by Billy Squier

22. "Let It Be Me," by Ray LaMontagne

23. "Dancing in the Moonlight," by King Harvest

24. "More Than a Feeling," by Boston

25. "Free Fallin'," by Tom Petty

Most Requested Country Songs

1. "Friends in Low Places," by Garth Brooks

2. "Callin' Baton Rouge," by Garth Brooks

3. "Amazed," by Lonestar

4. "She Won't Be Lonely Long," by Clay Walker

5. "Wanted," by Hunter Hayes

6. "I Want Crazy," by Hunter Hayes

7. "Die a Happy Man," by Thomas Rhett

8. "Hey Pretty Girl," by Kip Moore

9. "Forever and For Always," by Shania Twain

10. "Copperhead Road," by Steve Earle

11. "You're Still the One," by Shania Twain

12. "I Swear," by John Michael Montgomery

13. "Body Like A Back Road," by Sam Hunt

14. "A Girl Like You," by Easton Corbin

15. "Outta Style," by Aaron Watson

16. "The Rest Of Our Life," by Tim McGraw & Faith Hill

17. "For The First Time," by Darius Rucker

18. "Cotton Eye Joe," by Rednex

19. "Country Girl (Shake It For Me)," by Luke Bryan

20. "Wagon Wheel," by Darius Rucker

21. "Save A Horse (Ride A Cowboy)," by Big & Rich

22. "It's Your Love," by Tim McGraw with Faith Hill

23. "I Cross My Heart," by George Strait

24. "Boot Scootin' Boogie," by Brooks & Dunn

25. "My Best Friend," by Tim McGraw

26. "I Cross My Heart," by George Strait

27. "When You Say Nothing At All," by Alison Krauss

28. "I Loved Her First," by Heartland

29. "From this Moment On," by Shania Twain

30. "Amazed," by Lonestar

31. "Forever and Ever, Amen,," by Randy Travis

32. "Carrying Your Love With Me," by George Strait

33. "She's Everything by Brad Paisley

34. "Chicken Fried," by the Zac Brown Band

35. "I Need You," by Leann Rimes

Most Requested Slow Jams

Parents and older guests love to slow it down with classic songs, like 'At Last' or 'Unchained Melody.' And while we might get a lot of requests, we try to maintain a proper balance, too much of a good thing is still too much.

1. "Can You Feel the Love Tonight," by Elton John

2. "Thinking Out Loud, by Ed Sheeran

3. "Daughters," by John Mayer

4. "Say You Won't Let Go," by James Arthur

5. "Truly Madly Deeply," by Savage Garden

6. "A Thousand Years," by Christina Perri

7. "All of Me by," John Legend

8. "Your Song," by by Elton John

9. "Dream a Little Dream of Me," by Ella Fitzgerald and Louis Armstrong

10. "At Last," by Etta James

11. "Unchained Melody," by The Righteous Brothers

12. "By Your Side," by Sade

13. "Stay with Me," by Sam Smith

14. "You and Me," by Lifehouse

15. "Slow Dancing in a Burning Room," by John Mayer


16. "Forever Young," by Rod Stewart

40 Best Mother-Son Dance Songs for Your Wedding Day

Get your tissues ready, because it's time for the mother-son dance. A tender moment in the midst of your big day to show gratitude for the person that made it all possible. If you're the groom, your mother is the one that stood by you and nurtured you through the years, safely delivering you to the love of your life and the next chapter of your journey. If you're the bride that's reading this, take a moment to be thankful for the person that is responsible for the man that is now your husband, not just by giving him life but in gently guiding him through the obstacles of life and reinforcing the character that you so fell in love with. Let the spotlight shine on her unwavering love for a brief moment, honor that beautiful mother-son relationship, and maybe, just maybe, make up for some of those angsty teen years you put her through.

Looking for the best mother-son dance songs for that special moment when the groom takes his mom on a sweet spin around the dance floor? We've rounded up 40 songs that capture the love between a son and his mother, and maybe shed a tear or two while doing so.

01   "A Song for Mama," by Boyz II Men

Lyrics of Love: "You taught me everything/Everything you've given me/I'll always keep it inside/You're the driving force in my life"

02   "Because You Loved Me," by Celine Dion

Lyrics of Love: "You were my eyes when I couldn't see/You saw the best there was in me/Lifted me up when I couldn't reach/You gave me faith 'cause you believed/I'm everything I am/Because you loved me"

03  "Child of Mine," by Carole King

Lyrics of Love: "You don't need directions/You know which way to go/And I don't want to hold you back/I just want to watch you grow/You're the one who taught me/You don't have to look behind"

04  "I Say a Little Prayer," by Aretha Franklin

Lyrics of Love: "While combing my hair, now/And wondering what dress to wear, now/I say a little prayer for you/Forever, forever, you'll stay in my heart"

05  "I'll Always Love My Mama," by The Intruders

Lyrics of Love: "A mother's love is so special/It's something that you can't describe/It's the kind of love that stays with you/Until the day you die"

06  "You Raise Me Up," by Josh Groban

Lyrics of Love: "You raise me up, so I can stand on mountains/You raise me up to walk on stormy seas/I am strong when I am on your shoulders/You raise me up to more than I can be"

07  "God Only Knows," by The Beach Boys

Lyrics of Love: "If you should ever leave me/Though life would still go on, believe me/The world could show nothing to me/So what good would living do me/God only knows what I'd be without you"


08  "What a Wonderful World," by Louis Armstrong

Lyrics of Love: "The colors of the rainbow so pretty in the sky/Are also on the faces of people going by/I see friends shaking hands saying how do you do/They're really saying I love you"

09  "Mama Said," by Lukas Graham

Lyrics of Love: "'Cause we were good kids/I know which place I'm from/I know my home/When I'm in doubt and struggling/That's where I'll go"

10  "93 Million Miles," by Jason Mraz

Lyrics of Love: "Oh my beautiful mother/She told me, 'Son in life you're gonna go far/If you do it right you'll love where you are/Just know/Wherever you go/You can always come home'"

11  "How Sweet It Is (To Be Loved by You)," by James Taylor

Lyrics of Love: "I needed the shelter of someone's arms and there you were/I needed someone to understand my ups and downs and there you were/With sweet love and devotion/Deeply touching my emotion"

12
"Forever Young," by Rod Stewart

Lyrics of Love: "And when you fin'lly fly away, I'll be hoping that I served you well/For all the wisdom of a lifetime, no one can ever tell/But whatever road you choose, I'm right behind you win or lose"

13  "The First Lady in My Life," by Paul Todd

Lyrics of Love: "So here we are today, now I'm finally grown/About to take a wife, and start a family of my own/Everything I am, I owe to you/You molded me so carefully and you saw me through"

14  "I Hope You Dance," by Lee Ann Womack

Lyrics of Love: "Promise me that you'll give faith a fighting chance/And when you get the choice to sit it out or dance/I hope you dance/I hope you dance"

15  "Thank You Mom," by Good Charlotte

Lyrics of Love: "The only thing I ever had was you, it's true/And even when the times got hard you were there/To let us know that we'd get through/you showed me how to be a man"

16  "Mama," by Spice Girls

Lyrics of Love: "Catching me in places that I knew I shouldn't be/Every other day I crossed the line I didn't mean to be so bad/I never thought you would become the friend I never had"

17  "The Perfect Fan," by The Backstreet Boys

Lyrics of Love: "And I've had many years of grace/And it flatters me when I see a smile on your face/I want to thank you for what you've done/In hopes I can give back to you/Be the perfect son"


18  "Sweet Child O' Mine," by Guns N' Roses

Lyrics of Love: "She's got a smile it seems to me/Reminds me of childhood memories/Where everything/Was fresh as the bright blue sky/Now and then when I see her face/She takes me away to that special place"

19  "Hero," by Mariah Carey

Lyrics of Love: "And then a hero comes along/With the strength to carry on/And you cast your fears aside/And you know you can survive"

20  "Mother Like Mine," by The Band Perry

Lyrics of Love: "She's the lady of the house/A blind believer in all I dare to be/There's no safer place I've found/Than the shoulder of her white nightgown/Oh I've got the best and the worst of her in me"

21  "Mother and Child Reunion," by Paul Simon

Lyrics of Love: "Oh, little darling of mine/I just can't believe it's so/Though it seems strange to say"

22  "Oh, Mother of Mine," by The Temptations

Lyrics of Love: "Oh mother of mine, I've been blind/The things that you tell me, I really/Paid it no mind/Oh please forgive me, yes, I know I was wrong/But now, now I know, my place, my place is at home"

23  "Hey Mama," by Kanye West

Lyrics of Love: "I want to tell the whole world about a friend of mine/This little light of mine, I'm feelin' let it shine/I'm feelin' take y'all back to them better times/I'm feelin' talk about my momma if y'all don't mind"

24  "Dear Mama," by 2Pac

Lyrics of Love: "There are no words that can express how I feel/You never kept a secret, always stayed real/And I appreciate, how you raised me/And all the extra love that you gave me"

25  "Your Song," by Elton John

Lyrics of Love: "If I was a sculptor, but then again no/Or a man who makes potions in a traveling show/Oh I know it's not much but it's the best I can do/My gift is my song/And this one's for you"

26  "The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face," by Roberta Flack

Lyrics of Love: "The first time ever I saw your face/I thought the sun rose in your eyes/And the moon and the stars were the gifts you gave/To the dark and the endless skies"

27  "Do I Make You Proud," by Taylor Hicks

Lyrics of Love: "My heart is full/Of endless gratitude/You were the one/The one to guide me through"

28  "Love Can Move Mountains," by Celine Dion

Lyrics of Love: "Just a little faith/Just a little trust/If you believe in love/Love can move mountains/Believe in your heart"

29  "Mama's Song," by Carrie Underwood

Lyrics of Love: "Mama you taught me to do the right things/So now you have to let your baby fly/You've given me everything that I will need/To make it through this crazy thing called life"

30  "Greatest Love of All," by Whitney Houston

Lyrics of Love: "And if, by chance, that special place/That you've been dreaming of/Leads you to a lonely place/Find your strength in love"

31  "Bridge Over Troubled Water," by Aretha Franklin

Lyrics of Love: "When evening falls so hard/I will comfort you/I'll take your part/Oh when darkness comes/And pain is all, is all around/Just like a bridge over troubled water/I will lay me down"

32  "In My Life," by The Beatles

Lyrics of Love: "Though I know I'll never lose affection/For people and things that went before/I know I'll often stop and think about them/In my life, I'll love you more"

33  "Unforgettable," by Nat King Cole

Lyrics of Love: "Never before/Has someone been more/Unforgettable/In every way/And forever more/That's how you'll stay"

34  "Wonderful Tonight," by Eric Clapton

Lyrics of Love: "I feel wonderful because I see/The love light in your eyes/And the wonder of it all/Is that you just don't realize how much I love you"

35  "Always on My Mind," by Willie Nelson

Lyrics of Love: "Maybe I didn't love you/quite as often as I could have/Maybe I didn't treat you/quite as good as I should have/If I make you feel second best/I'm so sorry I was blind/You were always on my mind"

36  "There You'll Be," by Faith Hill

Lyrics of Love: "Well, you showed me how it feels/To feel the sky within my reach/And I always will remember all/The strength you gave to me/Your love made me make it through"

37  "Angels," by Randy Travis

Lyrics of Love: "You've never seen an angel?/Never felt the presence of one standing by?/No robe of white/No halo in site/Well you missed the most obvious thing/Man, are you blind?/Just look in your mother's eyes"

38  "Have I Told You Lately," by Van Morrison

Lyrics of Love: "Have I told you lately that I love you/Have I told you there's no one above you/Fill my heart with gladness/Take away my sadness/Ease my troubles, that's what you do"

39  "All You Need Is Love," by The Beatles

Lyrics of Love: "There's nothing you can know that isn't known/Nothing you can see that isn't shown/There's nowhere you can be that isn't where you're meant to be/It's easy/All you need is love"

40  "Wind Beneath My Wings," by Bette Midler

Lyrics of Love: "Did you ever know that you're my hero/And everything I would like to be?/I can fly higher than an eagle/For you are the wind beneath my wings"



Whatever mother-son dance songs you choose for your wedding, it's sure to be a moment they'll both treasure forever.



OUR MOST POPULAR WEDDING ALL-TIME SONGS

Wedding after wedding, there are some tunes that always make the list of most requested wedding songs. From party anthems to rock ballads, oldies to country classics, these favorites get people on the dance floor time and again. The following are compiled from our log for the last 28 years of entertaining at weddings.  Get inspired as you think about what you'd like to hear at your own wedding, whether you're making your own playlist or working with one of our DJs. Here is our collection of the most requested wedding reception dance songs.

Best Mobile DJ on twitter
wedding ceremony, prom, outdoor party, class reunion, best value, best price, most affordable