Recessional Song Choice Woes

It’s no surprise you’re having trouble selecting a song for your ceremony, let alone, your recessional. It’s not easy – you’ve never been married before. Don’t let your past define your present! We are hear to make this easier on you by leading you in the right direction for HOW to select your recessional song.

How to Select a Ceremony Recessional Song

First, what is it? A recessional is when the ceremony is over and the newlyweds make their way back down the aisle to leave the ceremony. Second, how to select a song is quite easy! Make it fun and upbeat – but, have it represent you two as a couple. Well, what does that mean? I am not sure – I just know that fun and upbeat means just that…. Set the tone for the rest of your day with your song choice!

Bride & Groom Recessional | Samantha Kensell PhotographyOur Top 5 Recessional Song Choices

  1. Hall and Oates – You Make My Dreams (Come True)
  2. The American Authors – Best Day of My Life
  3. Steve Wonder – Signed, Sealed, Delivered
  4. The Beatles – All You Need is Love
  5. Chris Brown – Forever

These may, or may not, be in the top 5 of most of the lists you can find out there. These are OUR top 5 — the top 5 recessional choices by my couples in 2018. Keep it fun, keep it you, and set the tone!

Done. And done.


About the Author
This is the belief that led Chris Bouchard to pursue his passion for entertainment and music by establishing Bouchard Sound. Throughout his life Chris has been performing in front of audiences and producing music. As a wedding DJ, he has the opportunity to watch as people have the time of their lives and considers it one of his most gratifying experiences.