Best Special Moment Songs

At A DJ Connection we play 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 form our friends at  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.

Best Special Moment Songs:

Introduction songs

I gotta feeling – Black Eyed peas

Marry you – Bruno Mars

Bring em out – TI

Party rock anthem – LMFAO

Thunderstruck – ACDC

Celebration – Kool and the Gang


Last dance songs

Don’t stop believin’ – Journey

Save the last dance for me – Michael Buble’

Ive had the time of my life – Medley and Warnes

Closing time – Semisonic

Last dance – Donna Summer

Glad you came – Wanted

Wonderful tonight – Eric Clapton

New York New York – Billy Joel


Bride and Groom First Dances

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