The Top 10 Most Requested Songs at Weddings in 2023

When it comes to creating the perfect ambiance for your special day, nothing sets the tone quite like the music. As the premier source for unforgettable wedding entertainment, KSE is thrilled to unveil the most sought-after tunes that have been dominating dance floors and capturing hearts in 2024.

Drawing insights from DJ Intelligence, the industry's leading music data platform, we've curated a list of the hottest tracks that have been making waves at weddings across the globe. Whether you're dreaming of a romantic slow dance or a high-energy party anthem, these top 10 songs are sure to elevate your celebration to unforgettable heights.

So, without further ado, let's dive into the melodies and rhythms that have been enchanting newlyweds and guests alike, making memories that last a lifetime. Get ready to dance, sing along, and create magical moments as we present the soundtrack to your perfect day!

10.) Miley Cyrus - "Party in the U.S.A."

  • Release Date: August 11, 2009
  • Fun Fact: "Party in the U.S.A." was co-written by Jessie J and became one of Miley Cyrus's most successful singles, reaching the top 10 in several countries.

9.) Journey - "Don't Stop Believin'"

  • Release Date: October 1981
  • Fun Fact: "Don't Stop Believin'" gained renewed popularity in the 2000s after being featured in the final scene of the series finale of "The Sopranos."

8.) Walk the Moon - "Shut Up and Dance"

  • Release Date: September 10, 2014
  • Fun Fact: "Shut Up and Dance" was inspired by an experience the band had where they were encouraged to dance by a girl they met at a nightclub.

7.)  Cupid - "Cupid Shuffle"

  • Release Date: February 13, 2007
  • Fun Fact: The "Cupid Shuffle" is not only a song but also a line dance that gained widespread popularity in the United States, especially at weddings, parties, and dance clubs. The dance itself has simple steps, making it accessible and enjoyable for people of all ages and dance abilities.

6.) Neil Diamond - "Sweet Caroline"

  • Release Date: June 1969
  • Fun Fact: The song "Sweet Caroline" has become an anthem for the Boston Red Sox baseball team, often played during their games at Fenway Park.

5.) Usher Feat. Ludacris & Lil' Jon - "Yeah!"

  • Release Date: February 24, 2004
  • Fun Fact: "Yeah!" spent 12 consecutive weeks at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart, making it one of the longest-running No. 1 singles in history.

4.) Earth, Wind & Fire - "September"

  • Release Date: November 18, 1978
  • Fun Fact: The line "Do you remember, the 21st night of September?" is often thought to have a special significance, but the band has stated that it simply sounded good and fit the rhythm.

3.) The Killers - "Mr. Brightside"

  • Release Date: September 29, 2003
  • Fun Fact: Despite modest initial success, "Mr. Brightside" became a massive hit over time, especially in the UK, where it has spent over 200 weeks in the UK Singles Chart.

2.) ABBA - "Dancing Queen"

  • Release Date: August 15, 1976
  • Fun Fact: "Dancing Queen" is one of ABBA's most successful songs, reaching No. 1 in numerous countries, including the United States and the United Kingdom.

1.) Whitney Houston - "I Wanna Dance with Somebody"

  • Release Date: May 2, 1987
  • Fun Fact: The song won the Grammy Award for Best Female Pop Vocal Performance in 1988.

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