Exclusive: Spotify's Top Streams of 2020 for Weddings, Bachelorette Parties and More

See which John Legend song nabbed a no. 1 spot.

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Music plays a huge part in your wedding and related events—it can seriously make or break the atmosphere! So who better than Spotify to give us insight on the music for your special day (s)?

Spotify has exclusively shared with Brides the most streamed songs of 2020 at weddings and wedding related events, and, honestly, you may be surprised by a few that made the list.

The playlists include, Top 20 Songs From Bachelorette Party-Themed Playlists in the US This Year (in the past 90 days), Top Songs From Bachelor Party-Themed Playlists in the US This Year (in the past 90 days), Top 20 Most Streamed Songs In Father & Daughter-Themed Playlists in the US in 2020, and Top 20 Most Streamed Songs in First Dance-Themed Playlists in the US in 2020.

While the lists include some unsurprising classics like "At Last" by Etta James, "Landslide" by Fleetwood Mac, and Haley Reinhart's rendition of "Can't Help Falling In Love," there are quite a few songs we didn't expect to see on a couple of these lists. For example, we were quite shocked to see "I Don't Care," by Ed Sheeran and Justin Bieber (kind of sweet) and "Sweet But Psycho-Morgan Paige Dance Remix" by Ava Max and Morgan Paige on the top streamed song list for Bachelor Party-themed playlists. (And grooms, that last one is borderline offensive to brides everywhere!)

But some very expected songs like "Girls Just Want to Have Fun" by Cyndi Lauper, "WAP" by Megan Thee Stallion and Cardi B, and "Truth Hurts" by Lizzo found their way to the top of bachelorette party-themed playlists, with "Wannabe" by the Spice Girls ranking in at number one most streamed.

John Legend's "Conversations in the Dark" took first prize for the most streamed on first dance-themed playlists in the US in 2020. (And to be honest, we're tearing up just thinking about him singing it to Chrissy!)

Some other interesting facts include Ed Sheeran being the most globally streamed artist for weddings and related events, with Bruno Mars and Dan + Shay close behind. Plus, Spotify told Brides that there was a major global increase in the creation of “micro wedding” and “intimate wedding” playlists.

If you're interested in finding out your top personal songs of 2020, check out Spotify's Wrapped personalized experience. Every year the streaming platform provides insights from our listening habits (they even included podcasts this year!) that really just tell us that we need to expand our musical horizons. You can also check out the overall top-played artists and songs of 2020 and find them all in one playlist!

Brides and grooms-to-be, start making those playlists. If you're ready to take the aux, scroll on to learn about the top wedding music trends of 2020.

Top 20 Songs From Bachelorette Party-Themed Playlists:

  1. “Wannabe” – Spice Girls
  2. “Jumpin’, Jumpin”– Destiny’s Child
  3. “Truth Hurts”– Lizzo
  4. “Girls Just Want to Have Fun” – Cyndi Lauper
  5. “WAP (feat. Megan Thee Stallion)” – Cardi B, Megan Thee Stallion
  6. “Crazy In Love (feat. Jay Z)” – Beyoncé, Jay-Z
  7. “We Can’t Stop” – Miley Cyrus 
  8. “Glamorous” – Fergie, Ludacris
  9. “Run the World (Girls)” – Beyoncé
  10. “Any Man of Mine” – Shania Twain
  11. “SexyBack (feat. Timbaland)” – Justin Timberlake, Timbaland
  12. “Yeah! (feat. Lil Jon & Ludacris)” – Lil Jon, Ludacris, Usher
  13. “No Scrubs” – TLC
  14. “Bootylicious” – Destiny's Child
  15. “Buttons” – The Pussycat Dolls
  16. “Get Low” – Lil Jon & The East Side Boyz, Ying Yang Twins
  17. “I Wanna Dance with Somebody (Who Loves Me)” – Whitney Houston
  18. “Fancy” – Charli XCX, Iggy Azalea
  19. “Super Bass” – Nicki Minaj
  20. “Single Ladies (Put a Ring on It)” – Beyoncé

 

Top Songs From Bachelor Party-Themed Playlists:

  1. “Post Malone (feat. RANI)” – RANI, Sam Feldt
  2. “Shotgun (The Wild Remix)” – George Ezra, The Wild
  3. “Higher Love” – Kygo, Whitney Houston
  4. “Body” – Brando, Loud Luxury
  5. “Wow.” – Post Malone
  6. “South of the Border (feat. Camila Cabello & Cardi B) - Cheat Codes Remix” – Camila Cabello, Cardi B, Cheat Codes, Ed Sheeran
  7. “Ride It - Jonas Blue Remix” – Jonas Blue, Regard
  8. “Blinding Lights” – The Weeknd
  9. “SICKO MODE - Skrillex Remix” – Skrillex, Travis Scott
  10. “I Don't Care (with Justin Bieber) - Loud Luxury Remix” – Ed Sheeran, Justin Bieber, Loud Luxury
  11. “Insomnia - King Arthur Remix” – Daya, King Arthur
  12. “High Hopes - Don Diablo Remix” – Don Diablo, Panic! At The Disco
  13. “SOS (feat. Aloe Blacc)” – Aloe Blacc, Avicii
  14. “The Rhythm of the Night” – Corona, Sean Finn
  15. “Better Now” – Post Malone
  16. “Ni**as In Paris” – JAY-Z, Kanye West
  17. “Low (feat. T-Pain)” – Low (feat. T-Pain)
  18. “Old Town Road - Diplo Remix” – Billy Ray Cyrus, Diplo, Lil Nas X
  19. “Sweet but Psycho - Morgan Page Dance Remix” – Ava Max, Morgan Page
  20. “Everytime We Touch - Radio Edit” – Cascada

 

Top 20 Most Streamed Songs in Father & Daughter-Themed Playlists:

  1. “Father and Daughter” – Paul Simon
  2. “I Loved Her First” – Heartland
  3. “You Are My Sunshine” – Johnny Cash
  4. “Wildflowers” – Tom Petty
  5. “My Little Girl” – Tim McGraw
  6. “Sweet Pea” – Amos Lee
  7. “Daughters” – John Mayer
  8. “First Man” – Camila Cabello
  9. “My Wish” – Rascal Flatts
  10. “Landslide” – Fleetwood Mac
  11. “Butterfly Kisses” – Bob Carlisle
  12. “Don't Blink” – Kenny Chesney
  13. “It Won't Be Like This For Long” – Darius Rucker
  14. “Fathers and Daughters” – Kristin Chenoweth
  15. “You'll Be In My Heart” – Phil Collins
  16. “Daddy's Little Girl” – Michael Bolton
  17. “The Way You Look Tonight” – Frank Sinatra
  18. “Daddy Dance with Me” – Krystal Keith
  19. “Lights” – Journey
  20. “God Gave Me You” – Blake Shelton

 

Top 20 Most Streamed Songs in First Dance-Themed Playlists: 

  1. “Conversations in the Dark” – John Legend
  2. “You Are the Best Thing” – Ray LaMontagne
  3. “Yours - Wedding Edition” – Russell Dickerson
  4. “Beyond” – Leon Bridges
  5. “At Last” – Etta James
  6. “Can't Help Falling in Love” – Haley Reinhart
  7. “Marry Me” – Train
  8. “How Would You Feel (Paean)” – Ed Sheeran
  9. “Thinking out Loud” – Ed Sheeran
  10. “Greatest Love Story” – LANCO
  11. “How Long Will I Love You - Bonus Track” –Ellie Goulding
  12. “From the Ground Up” –Dan + Shay
  13. “Speechless” –Dan + Shay
  14. “Perfect” –Ed Sheeran
  15. “I Won't Give Up” –Jason Mraz
  16. “Everything” –Michael Bublé
  17. “Say You Won't Let Go” –James Arthur
  18. “Then” –Brad Paisley
  19. “I Don't Dance” – Lee Brice
  20. “Your Song” – Elton John

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