10 Surefire Ways to Create Your Wedding Playlist


10. The last dance

As the final touch to the big day, the last dance can be a tricky one to pick a song for. It needs to be upbeat to send everyone off on a happy note, but still be sentimental. Time of Your Life from Dirty Dancing could work. Late in the Evening by Paul Simon and Jai Ho from Slumdog Millionaire can be fun, too.

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Your abiding thought, as you build your playlist, needs to be picking songs that are crowd-pleasers. You don’t want anyone to think that your music is intrusive or boring. Going with popular tunes, rather than obscure ones, should help you in this area.