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The Best Songs About Weddings  

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There is nothing like going to a great wedding, so why not rank the best songs about weddings. Whatever your genre preference, the best wedding songs either describe the build up to the wedding day or when it all goes terribly awry and falls apart. For example, nothing screams "I'm bitter that you're marrying some bloke I hate" like Billy Idol's "White Wedding." Panic at the Disco's great wedding song "I Write Sins Not Tragedies" perfectly sums up every soon-to-be-wed's fear, a groom finding out his betrothed has been sleeping around.

But not all wedding songs are full of tragedy and doom. Take "Chapel of Love" by The Dixie Cups, which is like the vanilla frosting of joy on top of the three-tiered angel wedding cake. It makes even the most cynical of us want to get hitched at an Elvis chapel.

Which song on this list of the best songs about weddings do you think should be a the top? Vote it to the top and share some of your personal favorites in the comments section.


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ABBA
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Billy Idol
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Kate Bush
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Panic! at the Disco
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The Dixie Cups
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Don Henley
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Bob Dylan
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Elvis Presley
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Paul and Paula
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Mountain of Love is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Songs About Weddings
KathyHugulet added Johnny Rivers
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Roy Orbison
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Bruce Springsteen
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Freda Payne
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Jonas Brothers
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Etta James
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David Bowie
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Elvis Costello
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The Big Bopper
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Bryan White, Shania Twain
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NikkiHornsby added Nikki Hornsby (Grammy voting member she carries on the Hornsby family music tradition she inherited from Columbia recording artist wikipedia.org/wiki/Dan_Hornsby who died before she was born)
Nikki Hornsby is a lifelong singer songwriter musician and a current Grammy voting member since 2006. She inherited her talents from her late Grandfather whom she never met www.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dan_Hornsby who recorded for Columbia Records. Nikki Hornsby carries on the Hornsby music family tradition with her various gamut of different styles of original music from Pop, country, blues, European dance, a capella, Spanish, Irish, Americana, and more. She has been performing them live around USA to Europe and back. Received commercial offline radio charting all found verified online at cjp-nhrecords.com website pages plus more data online with a bingoogle search. Her music is known within the music recording industry by many but the public is still discovering her talent. Take the time and you won't be disappointed as Soundcloud has a few and many more places online iTunes & YouTube support videos. Thank you, CJPStaff (rw)