20 Modern Pop Music First Dance Songs For Your Wedding

Pop music offers some of the best songs for a romantic first dance during your wedding reception.

We all know the song “Unchained Melody” by the Righteous Brothers and other classic songs. But what about songs of recent years?

Songs of today can be captured as your own as you celebrate your wedding anniversary for years to come.

modern pop first dance songs

Modern Pop First Dance Songs

Here is a list of contemporary pop songs to play for a romantic first dance!

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Fall Into Me (Acoustic) – Forest Blakk
2022

Then you walked down those stairs
And I knew my heart wasn’t mine
On the day that I met you
My whole world came alive


Marry Me (Ballad) Jennifer Lopez, Maluma
2022

Marry me, marry me, say, “Yes”
For the rest, the rest of your life


Amazing – Teddy Swims
2022

You turnin’ heads in every room
Don’t know why you act so surprised
You look amazing, every time


Magnificent – Oh Wonder
2022

You’ll adore me and hold me for life?
I would go, baby
An everglow baby
I would go so far to say it
We’re magnificent


The Joker And The Queen – Ed Sheeran feat. Taylor Swift
2022

But you called my bluff
And saw through all my tells
And then you went all in
And we left together


I’ll Never Not Love You – Michael Bublé
2022

Imagine (Acoustic) – Ben Platt
2021

I can’t imagine my life without you
I can’t imagine one night without you
If something happened, don’t know what I’d do


Lifetime – Justin Bieber
2021

Some peopl? come in your life for a reason
Others they come in your life for a season
But baby, you are a lifetime


Butterflies – MAX, Ali Gatie
2021

You won’t stop running through my mind
For the rest of both our lives
You give me butterflies


Biblical – Calum Scott
2021

So won’t you give me tonight
And the rest of your life?
I wanna have it all with you


Lover (First Dance Remix) – Taylor Swift
2021

Can we always be this close?
Forever and ever, ah
Take me out, and take me home
You’re my, my, my, my lover


The Only One – Music Travel Love
2020

Black And White (Stripped) – Niall Horan
2020

Could I Love You Any More – Reneé Dominique feat. Jason Mraz
2019

Seven billion people in the world
Finding you is like a miracle
Only this wonder remains
Could I love you any more?


I Am Yours – Andy Grammer
2019

Wouldn’t dream to be anything more
You take my breath away every night
Still can’t believe it when you say your mine and
I am yours


Falling Like The Stars – James Arthur
2019

And I need you to know that we’re
Fallin’ so fast, we’re fallin’ like the stars, fallin’ in love


With You – Tyler Shaw
2018

With you, all the years just fade away
Like a dream in my arms, but I’m wide awake
With you, whenever I’m with you


Is That Alright? – Lady Gaga
2018

I want you at the end of my life
I wanna see your face, when I fall with grace
At the moment I die
Is that alright?


Love Someone – Lukas Graham
2018

When you love someone
You make room
If you love someone
And you’re not afraid to lose ’em
You probably never loved someone like I do


Perfect Duet – Ed Sheeran, Beyonce
2017

When I saw you in that dress, lookin’ so beautiful
I don’t deserve this, darlin’, you look perfect tonight


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