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August 7, 2023

The Best Songs for LGBTQ+ Weddings

Love is a universal language that knows no boundaries, and LGBTQ+ weddings are a celebration of that love, acceptance, and inclusivity. We are so happy to be a part of the LGBTQ+ community and believe the power of music can elevate special moments, and choosing the perfect songs for LGBTQ+ weddings can make the ceremony and reception even more memorable. In this blog, we have curated a list of heartwarming, empowering, and emotionally resonant songs that embrace the diverse love stories within the LGBTQ+ community.

  1. “Same Love” – Macklemore & Ryan Lewis ft. Mary Lambert: This iconic song celebrates love and advocates for equality, making it a powerful choice for LGBTQ+ weddings. With heartfelt lyrics and a catchy melody, “Same Love” reminds us that love is love, regardless of gender.
  2. “I Will Always Love You” – Whitney Houston: Whitney Houston’s timeless ballad (and naturally one of our favorites) is a classic choice for any wedding, and its message of enduring love and devotion makes it a beautiful addition to LGBTQ+ ceremonies.
  3. “Marry You” – Bruno Mars: A fun and upbeat song that captures the excitement of saying “I do.” “Marry You” by Bruno Mars is perfect for LGBTQ+ couples ready to embark on their journey of love and commitment – plus it’s a super fun song for us to play.
  4. “A Thousand Years” – Christina Perri: This soulful ballad has become synonymous with love and dedication. “A Thousand Years” beautifully captures the feeling of finding a love that will stand the test of time.
  5. “I Choose You” – Sara Bareilles: For couples ready to make a lifelong commitment, “I Choose You” by Sara Bareilles is a heartfelt declaration of love and the promise to choose each other every day.
  6. “All of Me” – John Legend: John Legend’s soulful voice delivers a message of unconditional love and acceptance in “All of Me.” This song is a wonderful addition to any LGBTQ+ wedding celebration – we love John Legend!
  7. “You Are the Reason” – Calum Scott: With emotional vocals and touching lyrics, “You Are the Reason” beautifully expresses how one person can be the reason for all the happiness in another’s life.
  8. “Just the Way You Are” – Bruno Mars: A song that celebrates the uniqueness and beauty of each partner, “Just the Way You Are” is a perfect choice for LGBTQ+ weddings.
  9. “Unconditionally” – Katy Perry: This anthem of love and acceptance, “Unconditionally” by Katy Perry, is a powerful reminder that true love is unconditional and knows no bounds.
  10. “The Power of Love” – Celine Dion: A classic love ballad that tugs at the heartstrings and perfectly captures the depth and power of love. “The Power of Love” by Celine Dion is an emotional choice for LGBTQ+ weddings.

Love songs have the remarkable ability to transcend differences and unite hearts, making them an essential part of any wedding celebration. LGBTQ+ weddings, in particular, offer an opportunity to showcase the diversity and depth of love within the community. The songs mentioned in this blog are just a few examples of the vast collection of love songs that resonate with LGBTQ+ couples. You have the freedom to choose any songs you like – it’s your special day! Pick a song that has meaning for both of you (and we’re more than happy to adjust the words or pronouns to fit!) Love is love and it deserves to be celebrated in all its beautiful forms.

Check out our playlist for all of our top picks!