Weddings The Best Songs for Walking Down the Aisle  

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Your wedding is one of the most important days of your life. You'll want every detail to be just as you imagined, from the flowers to the cake. But what about the bride's walk down the aisle? The big moment needs a momentous song to match. The best wedding processional songs come in many forms. Some wedding aisle songs have been around for centuries while other songs for walking down the aisle are modern classics. Sometimes the perfect wedding procession song is one that is special to the happy couple.

What melodies will you find on this list of the best wedding procession songs? Traditional brides might rank Pachelbel's “Canon in D” at the top. Originally composed around 1700, this Baroque masterpiece has provided a romantic soundtrack for couples around the world. “The Wedding March” is another classic composition to play when beginning a marriage ceremony. Modern hits like Elvis' “Can't Help Falling in Love” and “Better Together” by Jack Johnson are great music choices to give your wedding a special processional. Other good music featured on this top wedding processional songs list include “In My Life,” “Hallelujah,” and “Bridal Chorus.”

Which wedding processional song do you think deserves the top spot? Give your favorites a thumbs up and please add any good wedding music that is missing.
 

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Canon in D (Pachelbel) is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Songs for Walking Down the Aisle
London Promenade Orchestra, The London Promenade Orchestra, Eric Hammerstein

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20 7
Better Together is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Songs for Walking Down the Aisle
Jack Johnson

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11 1
Can't Help Falling in Love is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Songs for Walking Down the Aisle

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20 8
Hallelujah is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Songs for Walking Down the Aisle
Jeff Buckley

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14 4
All You Need Is Love is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Songs for Walking Down the Aisle
The Beatles

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15 6
Bridal Chorus is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Songs for Walking Down the Aisle
Richard Wagner & Mick Parker

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11 5
Marry Me is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Songs for Walking Down the Aisle
Dolly Parton

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9 4
The Four Seasons is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Songs for Walking Down the Aisle
The Melachrino Strings, The Melachrino Strings And Orchestra

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13 8
In My Life is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Songs for Walking Down the Aisle
The Beatles

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7 5
Signed Sealed Delivered I'm Yo... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Songs for Walking Down the Aisle

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7 5
Moon River is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Songs for Walking Down the Aisle
Frank Sinatra

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4 3
Dona nobis pacem is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Songs for Walking Down the Aisle
Tallinn Chamber Orchestra, Paul Hillier, Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir

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3 2
Trumpet Voluntary is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Songs for Walking Down the Aisle
Jeremiah Clarke

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3 2
Home is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Songs for Walking Down the Aisle
Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros

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3 2
Processional of Joy is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Songs for Walking Down the Aisle
Hal Hopson

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1 0
I Still Haven't Found What I'm... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Songs for Walking Down the Aisle

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8 8
Photograph is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Songs for Walking Down the Aisle
Ed Sheeran

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4 4
La Vie En Rose is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Songs for Walking Down the Aisle
k.d. lang, Tony Bennett

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3 3
Ho Hey is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Songs for Walking Down the Aisle
The Lumineers

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3 3
Rigaudon, ZD. 227 is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Songs for Walking Down the Aisle
Henry Purcell

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3 3
Love Theme From Romeo & Juliet is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Songs for Walking Down the Aisle

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2 2
All I Want Is You is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Songs for Walking Down the Aisle

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3 4
Trumpet Tune in A Major is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Songs for Walking Down the Aisle
David N. Johnson

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7 9
Wedding March is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Songs for Walking Down the Aisle
101 Strings

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2 6
Happy Together is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Songs for Walking Down the Aisle
The Turtles