Music & Entertainment

Remakes of Classic Wedding Songs

Requesting covers of favorite classics and/or popular hits is an easy way to jazz up your playlist while keeping guests of all ages happy, entertained, and inclined to boogie.



More Cover Song Ideas for Weddings:
>>'70s songs
>>'80s songs
>>'90s songs
>>Unique versions
>>Beatles songs



If you like: "At Last"
Request it by: Jason Mraz
Instead of: Etta James
When to play it: First dance

If you like: "What a Wonderful World"
Request it by: Eva Cassidy
Instead of: Louis Armstrong
When to play it: Cocktail hour, parents' dance

If you like: "Can't Take My Eyes Off You"
Request it by: Lauryn Hill
Instead of: Frankie Valli
When to play it: Cocktail hour

If you like: "L-O-V-E"
Request it by: Joss Stone
Instead of: Nat King Cole
When to play it: First dance

If you like: "Overjoyed"
Request it by: Mary J. Blige
Instead of: Stevie Wonder
When to play it: Cocktail hour, first dance

If you like: "(They Long to Be) Close to You"
Request it by: The Cranberries
Instead of: The Carpenters
When to play it: Cocktail hour

If you like: "Over the Rainbow"
Request it by: Nikki Yanofsky
Instead of: Judy Garland
When to play it: Processional, cocktail hour

If you like: "Someone to Watch Over Me"
Request it by: Amy Winehouse
Instead of: Frank Sinatra
When to play it: Parents' dance

If you like: "I Only Have Eyes for You"
Request it by: Jamie Cullum
Instead of: The Flamingos
When to play it: Cocktail hour, first dance

If you like: "Can't Help Falling in Love"
Request it by: Ingrid Michaelson
Instead of: Elvis Presley
When to play it: First dance

If you like: "Earth Angel"
Request it by: Death Cab for Cutie
Instead of: The Penguins
When to play it: Cocktail hour, first dance

If you like: "Strangers in the Night"
Request it by: Cake
Instead of: Frank Sinatra
When to play it: Cocktail hour

If you like: "Sea of Love"
Request it by: Cat Power
Instead of: Phil Phillips
When to play it: First dance

If you like: "Only You"
Request it by: Train
Instead of: The Platters
When to play it: Cocktail hour, first dance

If you like: "Unchained Melody"
Request it by: Cyndi Lauper
Instead of: The Righteous Brothers
When to play it: First dance

If you like: "Everyday"
Request it by: Rogue Wave
Instead of: Buddy Holly and the Crickets
When to play it: Cocktail hour

If you like: "I Want You Back"
Request it by: Colbie Caillat
Instead of: The Jackson 5
When to play it: Cocktail hour

>>>Listen to remakes of '70s songs

 

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