10 Surefire Ways to Create Your Wedding Playlist


8. The cocktail hour

Cocktail hours need mellow, feel-good music that’s only mildly danceable. Sweetest Thing by U2, LOVE by Nat King Cole, Kiss on My List by Hall and Oates and That’s How Strong My LoveIs by Otis Redding can set the right mood. Avoid playing heavy metal or rap, even if you know that some guests love it.