Dancing With Daddy: 27 Songs For The Perfect Father + Daughter Dance Skip to main content

There is nothing sweeter than the father + daughter bond! How in the world do you choose a song to perfectly define your relationship? The best father + daughter wedding song will have all the right elements: sweet, meaningful and great to dance to! Whether you choose a sentimental classic or a funky, upbeat melody, we think you’ll love these ideas for your upcoming wedding!

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  • “Butterfly Kisses” – Bob Carlisle
  • “My Girl” – the Temptations
  • “I Loved Her First” – Heartland
  • “Cinderella” – Steven Curtis Chapman
  • “My Little Girl” – Tim McGraw
  • “The Best Day” – Taylor Swift
  • “You Are So Beautiful” – Joe Cocker
  • “Daddy’s Hands” – Holly Dunn
  • “Daddy’s Little Girl”-  Michael Bublé
  • “Stealing Cinderella” – Chuck Wicks
  • “Unforgettable” – Nat King Cole and Natalie Cole
  • “The Way You Look Tonight” – Frank Sinatra
  • “Over the Rainbow” – Israel Kamakawiwo’ole
  • “I don’t Want To Miss A Thing” – Aerosmith
  • “Hero” – Mariah Carey
  • “Sweet Child O’Mine” – Guns N’ Roses
  • “I Got You Babe” – Sonny & Cher
  • “You are My Sunshine” – Johnny Cash
  • “My Little Girl” – Jack Johnson
  • “Brown Eyed Girl” – Van Morrison
  • “Isn’t She Lovely” – Stevie Wonder
  • “To Sir With Love” – Lulu

Fun & Unique

Amy and her father choreographed a super fun dance during the reception! Watch her highlight film below:

  • “Dance Like Yo Daddy” – Meghan Trainor
  • “Sweet Pea” – Amos Lee
  • “You’re My Best Friend” – Queen
  • “American Girl” – Tom Petty
  • “Born to Be Wild” – Steppenwolf