There are many unique wedding songs out there to choose from. Here is a list of some of the most beautiful and not overplayed songs which can be perfect for a first wedding dance. It includes everything from country to modern rock.
1. “Unbreakable” by Westlife
If you don’t mind using a boy band for your wedding song, this can be a great choice. Westlife sing about an unbreakable, unmistakable love. This song has a melody that is perfect for a first wedding dance.
2. “Can’t Take My Eyes Off You” by Lady Antebellum
This song by Lady Antebellum can be a great choice if you are looking for a very unique country wedding song. The song is about not being able to open up to anyone until you meet that special person. The slow melody of this song and the line “I just can’t take my eyes off you” make it perfect for a first dance.
3. “It Feels Like Home” by Chantal Kreviazuk
You may have heard this song in the movie “How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days.” It is a very sweet song about how that special person feels like home to you. This can be a beautiful wedding song choice for the right couple.
4. “We Belong Together” by Gavin Degraw
If you’re looking for a unique modern rock wedding song, this can be a great option to consider. Gavin Degraw sings, “We belong together, like the open seas and shores/ Wedded by the planet force, we’ve been spoken for.” This song can be a beautiful choice for a first dance.
5. “Something Like You” by N*Sync
Though N*Sync is well known for “This I Promise You,” your guests may not even have a clue who sings this song. It can be a beautiful choice if you are looking for a unique wedding song. N*Sync sings, “Could it be true, this is what God has meant for me?/ Cause baby, I can’t believe that something like you could happen to me.”
6. “Look After You” by the Fray
While this is probably the most well known song on this list, you don’t hear it played at wedding receptions too often. The melody of this song makes it a beautiful choice for a first dance. It is about looking after that special person and giving them all that you have to offer.
7. “Only You Can Love Me This Way” by Keith Urban
Though his songs “Your Everything” and “Making Memories of Us” are popular wedding songs, this is a more unique option. Keith Urban sings, “And there’s no one that comes close to you/ Could ever take your place/ ‘Cause only you can love me this way.” It can be a great unique country song choice.
8. “My Heart is Yours” by Justin Nozuka
This is an incredibly unique song which would be suitable for a first wedding dance. The name of the song basically says it all. It can be a beautiful song for couples who want a wedding song that is theirs alone.
9. “When You Look Me in the Eyes” by the Jonas Brothers
The popularity of this wedding song has really died down, making it a unique choice. The song is about the feeling you get when that special person looks you in the eyes.
10. “Two is Better than One” by Boys Like Girls
This wedding song is ideal for couples who like modern rock. The song, which features Taylor Swift, has a very slow melody and lyrics which are suitable for a first wedding dance.