Well, it depends, because your best wedding songs may not be the same as someone else's.
One thing I do know for sure: As a wedding musician, I am asked that question quite a bit. And honestly, as I've already suggested, it's a question that really has no one right answer.
Why? Because some basic questions need to be answered before you can arrive at the wedding songs that are the best ones for you. Here's a few:
Realize that choosing your wedding songs needn't be a time-consuming hassle (unlike some other aspects of wedding planning!). If you'll take just a few minutes and consider your answers to some of the above questions, you'll have a great start. And, of course, throughout this website, you'll find plenty more information to help you choose the best wedding songs for you.
At this point, please know that this website is currently undergoing major revisions and thus is currently a bit "topsy-turvy". Because of this and because I'm aware that planning a wedding is quite a job that has to be balanced with work, family & friends, I've created the:
Otherwise, by devoting some time and thought to reviewing the information and tips offered throughout this site, you'll be sure to choose songs that will be perfect for you on one of the most important and glorious days of your life!
So take your time, think about, and enjoy the process of choosing your music. No need to panic! Just don't be like the bride-to-be that contacted me one afternoon and asked if I would please play the harp for her wedding. Nothing unusual about that, so I asked her the date and time of her wedding. Imagine my shock when she joyfully replied, "Tomorrow, at 11:00 AM!"
Yikes! At least plan a little better than that!
On that "note", let's go...