13 Songs To Leave Off Your Wedding Playlist

Mic check, 1-2. Check 1-2. Mic check. Music is a vital component of just about every wedding these days and it’s for a good reason. There’s nothing that gets guests off of their seats and shuffling around the dancefloor like a great party song, but things can quickly go south if you choose the wrong tunes. Not only will most folks simply not enjoy the songs below, they can create quite the awkward situation:

Break-Up Songs:

  • “Since U Been Gone” - Kelly Clarkson
  • “Irreplaceable” - Beyonce
  • “I Will Survive” - Gloria Gaynor

Inappropriate Songs:

  • “Get Low” - Lil Jon & The East Side Boyz
  • “My Humps” - Black Eyed Peas
  • “Like A Virgin” - Madonna
  • “Close” - Nine Inch Nails

Controversial Artists:

  • “Ignition (Remix)” - R. Kelly
  • “The Real Slim Shady” - Eminem
  • “Forever” - Chris Brown

Songs That Will Kill The Mood:

  • “My Heart Will Go On” - Celine Dion
  • “Tears In Heaven” - Eric Clapton
  • “Jumper” - Third Eye Blind

Now that you’ve avoided these songs, give that playlist to the DJ, get out there and show everyone your moves!

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