The 40 Best Father-Daughter Dance Song Ideas

Below are some tried-and-true tracks for this very special moment with your dad.
by Samantha Roberts

The best father-daughter wedding song will have all the right elements: sweet, meaningful and great to dance to. Here are 40 favorite songs to ask your band or DJ to play, or your soloist to sing, for this sentimental moment. Choose from this list of classic songs, or let it guide you toward the right pick for you and your dad.

1. "A Song for My Daughter" by Ray Allaire

2. "Always Be Your Baby" by Natalie Grant

3. "Butterfly Kisses" by Bob Carlisle

4. "Daddy" by Beyoncé

5. "Daddy Dance With Me" by Krystal Keith

6. "Daddy's Hands" by Holly Dunn

7. "Daddy's Little Girl" Michael Bublé

8. "Daughters" by John Mayer

9. "Dream" by Priscilla Ahn

10. "Father and Daughter" by Paul Simon

11. "Forever" by The Beach Boys

12. "God Gave Me You" by Blake Shelton

13. "God Only Knows" by The Beach Boys

14. "I Loved Her First" by Heartland

15. "Isn't She Lovely" by Stevie Wonder

16. "Lullaby" by Billy Joel

17. "It Won't Be Like This for Long" by Darius Rucker

18. "My Girl" by The Temptations

19. "My Little Girl" by Tim McGraw

20. "My Wish" by Rascal Flatts

21. "One in a Million" by Larry Graham

22. "She's a Rainbow" by The Rolling Stones

23. "She's Leaving Home" by The Beatles

24. "Stealing Cinderella" by Chuck Wicks

25. "Today I Give My Daughter Away" by Dale Watson & His Lone Stars

26. "To Sir With Love" by Lulu

27. "Unforgettable" by Nat King Cole and Natalie Cole

28. "Wide Open Spaces" by the Dixie Chicks

29. "Wildflowers" by Tom Petty

30. "Wind Beneath My Wings" by Bette Midler

31. "What a Wonderful World" by Louis Armstrong

32. "You Are My Sunshine" by Johnny Cash

33. "How Sweet It Is" by James Taylor

34. "Come Fly With Me" by Frank Sinatra

35. "The Way You Look Tonight" by Frank Sinatra

36. "Brown Eyed Girl" by Van Morrison

37. "Sweet Child O' Mine" by Guns N' Roses

38. "It Had to Be You" by Ray Charles

39. "You Are So Beautiful" by Joe Crocker

40. "Your Song" by Elton John

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