It’s Singer/Songwriter week on Songs for a wedding. The Singer/Songwriter genre is great for wedding songs. Their music are usually mellow, honest and heartfelt, it’s hard not to melt to these kinds of songs when you hear them. Good thing about Singer/Songwriter songs are they are usually unique because they seldom go mainstream. Most of the songs we’ll feature here are probably songs you’ve heard of before but don’t remember what the title is. Listen to them again as we guarantee they are perfect for your wedding. For the first part of Singer/Songwriter week we’ll feature 2 artists Joshua Radin and Ingrid Michaelson.
A good love song by Joshua Radin, perfect lyrics and good melody, you can’t go wrong with this song. It can be used for proposal or the wedding day itself. Part of the lyrics goes “I need to be bold, Need to jump in the cold water, Need to grow older with a girl like you, Finally see you are naturally, The one to make it so easy, When you show me the truth, Yeah, I’d rather be with you, Say you want the same thing too”.
This is such a beautiful song. It’s so beautiful that Ellen Degeneres asked Joshua Radin to sing this on her and Portia’s wedding day. You can check out Ellen and Portia’s wedding here, maybe you can get wedding inspirations from their wedding video.
Paperweight is an amazing song to be used for weddings. The song is included in the Nicholas Spark adapted movie Dear John starring Channing Tatum and Amanda Seyfried. Listen to it and it might just be the song you are looking for to use on your wedding day.
Ingrid Michaelson’s You and I is such a fun song to use on weddings. The beat in itself makes you want to sing to it and the lyrics are so cute making it hard to not like this song
If you are looking for a different kind of music to use on your wedding march, Turn to Stone’s intro is perfect for that. The melody is so beautiful this song was used on Grey’s Anatomy when Alex and Izzie got married. This song was also used in one of the episodes of the Vampire Diaries
If you are looking for an alternative to the song Grow Old with you, The way I am maybe the perfect alternate. Start of this song goes “If you were falling, then I would catch you, You need a light, I’d find a match. ‘Cause I love the way you say good morning, And you take me the way I am”. Such a cute song by Ingrid Michaelson which is perfect to be used on wedding.