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Song Recommendations



At A DJ Connection, we take requests!  We want to play what you want to dance to.  We own over 35,000 songs and we only have time to play 17 songs per hour.  Are you looking for the best song for your special moment?  Maybe looking for your first dance you will dance at your wedding reception?  Maybe a Parents or Grandparents dance?  Or maybe you are looking to help build your DJ a great dance playlist.  Whatever the occasion, there is always a perfect song to make that moment even better and more memorable.  Here are some ideas with some help from our friends at DJ Intelligence.  These are broken down by special moments, but all are great songs that can help you with your selection of some of the greatest dance songs of all time.  We hope that you will find this list helpful in making beautiful music.


Introduction Songs

"I Gotta Feeling" – Black Eyed Peas

"Marry You" – Bruno Mars

"Bring Em Out" – T.I.

"Party Rock Anthem" – LMFAO

"Thunderstruck" – AC/DC

"Celebration" – Kool and the Gang


Last Dance Songs

"Don’t Stop Believin" – Journey

"Save the Last Dance for Me" – Michael Buble’

"I've Had the Time of my Life" – Medley and Warnes

"Closing Time" – Semisonic

"Last Dance" – Donna Summer

"Glad You Came" – The Wanted

"Wonderful Tonight" – Eric Clapton

"New York, New York" – Billy Joel


Bride and Groom's First Dance

"I Won’t Give Up" – Jason Mraz

"At Last" – Etta James

"Wanted " – Hunter Hayes

"A Thousand Years" – Christina Perri

"Then" – Brad Paisley

"Marry Me" – Train

"Me and You" – Kenny Chesney

"Into the Mystic" – Van Morrison

"She’s Everything" – Brad Paisley

"Faithfully" – Journey


Father Daughter Dances

"I Loved Her First" – Heartland

"My Little Girl" – Tim McGraw

"My Girl" – Temptations

"Butterfly Kisses" – Bob Carlisle

"The Way You Look Tonight" – Frank Sinatra

"Daughters" – John Mayer


Mother and Son Dances

"My Wish" – Rascal Flatts

"What a Wonderful World" – Louis Armstrong

"A Song for Mama" – Boyz 2 Men

"I Hope You Dance" – Lee Ann Womack

"In My Life" – Beatles

"Because You Loved Me" – Celine Dion


Bridal Party Dances

"Wobble" – VIC

"I Gotta Feeling" – Black Eyed Peas

"Cupid Shuffle" – Cupid

"Let’s Get It Started" – Black Eyed Peas

"Party Rock Anthem" – LMFAO

"Forever" – Chris Brown


Bouquet Toss Songs

"Single Ladies" – Beyonce

"Girls Just Want to Have Fun" – Cyndi Lauper

"Hit Me With Your Best Shot" – Pat Benatar

"Man! I Feel Like a Woman" – Shania Twain


Garter Toss Songs

"Let’s Get It On" – Marvin Gaye

"Pour Some Sugar on Me" – Def Leppard

"Danger Zone" – Kenny Loggins

"Hot in Herre" – Nelly

"Legs" – ZZ Top

"Sexy and I Know It" – LMFAO

"Mission Impossible Theme"


Cake Cutting Songs

"Sugar Sugar" – Archies

"How Sweet It Is" – James Taylor

"Cut the Cake" – Average White Band

"Marry You" – Bruno Mars

"L-O-V-E" – Natalie or Nat King Cole


Ceremony Processional Songs

"Marry Me" – Train

"A Thousand Years" – Christina Perri

"Canon in D" – Pachelbel

"Over the Rainbow" – Iz

"Come Away With Me" – Norah Jones


Recessional Songs

"Signed, Sealed, Delivered" – Stevie Wonder

"I Do" – Colbie Caillat

"This Will Be (An Everlasting Love)" – Natalie Cole

"Ho Hey" – Lumineers

"Beautiful Day" – U2


Are you looking for some great dance songs?  Maybe you want to search by decade?   Maybe you are looking to help build your DJ a great dance play list?  Here are some ideas with help from our friends at DJ Intelligence. Click here for our awesome song list by decade and here for the Top 200 most requested dance songs on the Gulf Coast!

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