Father Daughter Wedding Songs

There are lots of great father daughter wedding songs to choose from for this very special dance. Check out some of the top father daughter wedding songs and see if there is one, maybe even a couple, that you might want to dance to with your dad. This can be quite an emotional dance… daddy giving away his little girl. So depending on your relationship with your father you’ll want to select the song that most appropriately reflects your father-daughter relationship.

Of course, the best father daughter wedding dance songs don’t necessarily have to be “overly mushy” or anything like that. Perhaps you’re not the slow waltz type… maybe you even want to do a choreographed dance with your father… have you always been “the spunky daughter…?” Great! Pick father daughter wedding songs that match and fit you both. Be sure to get some input from your father on this as well because even though it is “your day” it will be nice if he dances to a song that he also feels comfortable with.

Father and daughter wedding songs come in a variety of rhythms and styles. Fast, slow, funny, emotional… there are a lot to choose from. You should also consider doing your father daughter wedding dance to a medley of songs rather than picking just one song. In almost every case, no matter what father daughter wedding dance song you choose, there are likely to be a number of teary eyes in the room – amongst the guests and of course maybe even you and your father. All good tears of course.

 Father Daughter Wedding Songs

  • A Father’s Love – John Fluker
  • A Song for My Daughter – Mikki Viereck or Ray Altaire
  • Always Be Your Baby – Natalie Grant
  • And Then They Do – Trace Adkins
  • Because You Loved Me – Celine Dion
  • Butterfly Kisses – Bob Carlisle
  • Child Of Mine – Carole King
  • Cinderella (I Danced With Cinderella) – Steven Curtis Chapman
  • Daddy – Beyonce
  • Daddy Let’s Dance – Jamie Tate
  • Daddy’s Girl – Peter Cetera
  • Daddy’s Girl – Red Sovine
  • Daddy’s Hands – Holly Dunn
  • Daddy’s Little Girl – Al Martino
  • Daddy’s Little Girl – Mills Brothers
  • Dance With My Father – Luther Vandross (a good choice to play in memory of your father if he has passed away)
  • Dancing On Daddy’s Shoes – Leon Redbone
  • Daughter – Loudon Wainwright III
  • Daughter of Mine – John McDermott
  • Daughters – John Mayer
  • Do I Make You Proud – Taylor Hicks
  • Father – LL Cool J
  • Father And Daughter – Paul Simon
  • Forever Young – Rod Stewart
  • Have I Told You Lately – Van Morrison
  • Hero – Mariah Carey
  • I Hope You Dance – Lee Ann Womack
  • I Loved Her First – Heartland
  • In My Daughter’s Eyes – Martina McBride
  • Isn’t She Lovely – Stevie Wonder
  • Kind and Generous – Natalie Merchant
  • Lullaby (Goodnight My Angel) – Billy Joel
  • My Father’s Eyes – Amy Grant
  • My Girl – Temptations
  • My Little Girl – Tim McGraw
  • My Special Angel – Bobby Helms
  • Sweet Child O’Mine – Sheryl Crow
  • That’s How Strong My Love Is – Otis Redding
  • The Way You Look Tonight – Frank Sinatra or Tony Bennett
  • Through the Years – Kenny Rogers
  • Through The Years – Kenny Rogers
  • Times of Your Life – Paul Anka
  • Unforgettable – Natalie Cole & Nat King Cole
  • What a Wonderful World – Louis Armstrong
  • When Angels Fly – Tony Ransom & The Heavenly Light Orchestra
  • Wind Beneath My Wings – Bette Midler
  • Wonderful Tonight – Eric Clapton
  • You Are So Beautiful – Joe Cocker
  • You Are The Sunshine Of My Life – Stevie Wonder
  • You Decorated My Life – Kenny Rogers
  • You’re the Inspiration – Chicago

If you know of any other father daughter wedding songs that should be on the list above, please feel free to let me know. You can reach me by using the contact form.

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