wedding entrance music

List of the Best Wedding Entrance Songs

By Chris Ninni


The Best Wedding Reception Entrance Songs

Phew! The hard part is done, the wedding ceremony was beautiful… a few happy tears but the makeup is still intact! Now it’s time to drink (responsibly!) and celebrate with your family and friends at the reception you have slaved months over organising. You deserve a kick-arse entrance; it is your day after all. Oh no… not another decision, what wedding reception entrance song to choose?!

Don’t fret, we’re here to help and make everything music related easy and stress free (besides, music is the best part right?!). Week in week out this is what Evoke Entertainment do, we know what works and what doesn’t. Our best advice is to choose something fun, a song you love and will remember forever as that special moment you walked in as husband and wife to a room full of everyone special to you. Below are our top 50 song choices for wedding reception entrance music:

  1. Happy – Pharrell Williams
  2. Uptown Funk – Bruno Mars – Let’s Groove Tonight LIVE (Chris & Emma)
  3. Simply The Best – Tina Turner
  4. You Sexy Thing – Hot Chocolate
  5. P.Y.T – Michael Jackson  – Let’s Groove Tonight LIVE (Rob & Jasmin)
  6. All Night Long – Lionel Richie – Let’s Groove Tonight LIVE (Beni & Jacinta)
  7. Nothing’s Gonna Stop Us Now – Jefferson Starship
  8. Walking On Sunshine – Katrina and The Waves
  9. Can’t Feel My Face – The Weekend
  10. Ain’t No Mountain High Enough – Marvin Gaye – Party Rock People LIVE
  11. Stayin’ Alive – The Bee Gees
  12. Sexy Back – Justin Timberlake
  13. Let’s Get It Started – The Black Eyed Peas
  14. Can’t Stop The Feeling – Justin Timberlake
  15. Feel This Moment – Pitbull ft. Christina Aguilera
  16. Forever – Chris Brown
  17. Thrift Shop – Macklemore and Ryan Lewis
  18. Thunderstruck – AC/DC
  19. Eye of The Tiger – Survivor
  20. Let’s Hear It For The Boy – Deniece Williams
  21. Raise Your Glass – Pink
  22. Can’t Touch This – MC Hammer
  23. Sexy and I Know It – LMFAO
  24. I’m Too Sexy – Right Said Fred
  25. Blurred Lines – Robin Thicke
  26. On The Floor – Jennifer Lopez ft. Pitbull
  27. Shape Of You – Ed Sheeran
  28. That’s What I Like – Bruno Mars
  29. Something Just Like This – The Chainsmokers and Coldplay
  30. 24k Magic – Bruno Mars
  31. Shut Up and Dance – Walk The Moon
  32. Rather Be – Clean Bandit
  33. Sugar – Maroon 5
  34. Cheerleader – OMI
  35. Give Me Everything (Tonight) – Pitbull ft. Ne-Yo
  36. Marry You – Bruno Mars
  37. For Once In My Life – Stevie Wonder
  38. I’m Still Standing – Elton John
  39. Don’t Stop Till You Get Enough – Michael Jackson
  40. Let’s Stay Together – Al Green
  41. Come Fly With Me – Frank Sinatra
  42. September – Earth Wind and Fire
  43. Best Of My Love – The Emotions
  44. I’m Coming Out – Diana Ross
  45. Got To Be Real – Cheryl Lynn
  46. Dog Days Are Over – Florence and The Machine
  47. Riptide – Vance Joy
  48. Moves Like Jagger – Maroon 5
  49. You’re The First, The Last, My Everything – Barry White
  50. Days Like This – Van Morrison


It’s up to you as a couple to choose a song for your wedding entrance that will put a smile on your face the moment you hear it. This song should be your audio queue to let down your hair (possibly kick off your uncomfortable heels – what a great feeling!) and have an amazingly memorable night.

Emma, our creative event specialist, is always available to assist with all your music related decisions and will guide you through the organising process from booking to the big day. Contact us if you have questions or for more information we would love to hear from you! 🙂