A wedding reception dance floor needs a Frank Sinatra song or two. It’s really that simple.
Get your parents and grandparents out on the dance floor and pick a few songs from this list.
Here are the best Frank Sinatra songs for your first dance, father-daughter, and mother-son dances.
The Way you Look Tonight
Lyrics we love: Yes, you’re lovely, with your smile so warm.
And your cheeks so soft. There is nothing for me but to love you.
And the way you look tonight.
Listen to The Way You Look Tonight.
Fly Me To The Moon
Lyrics we love: Fill my heart with song and let me sing forevermore.
You are all I long for all I worship and adore.
In other words: please, be true. In other words: I love you.
Listen to Fly Me To The Moon
The Best Is Yet To Come
Listen to The Best Is Yet To Come
It Had To Be you
Lyrics we love: I wandered around, and finally found – the somebody who
Could make me be true, and could make me be blue
And even be glad, just to be sad – thinking of you.
Listen to It Had To Be You
Love And Marriage
Lyrics we love: Love and marriage, love and marriage, go together like a horse and carriage.
This I tell ya, brother, you can’t have one without the other.
Listen to Love And Marriage
Luck Be A Lady
Listen to Luck Be A Lady
I Get A Kick Out Of You
Listen to I Get A Kick Out Of You
I Only Have Eyes For You
Lyrics we love: Are the stars out tonight? I don’t know if it’s cloudy or bright.
‘Cause I only have eyes for you, dear. The moon may be high.
But I can’t see a thing in the sky ’cause I only have eyes for you.
Listen to I Only Have Eyes For You
Isn’t She Lovely
Listen to Isn’t She Lovely
You Make Me Feel So Young
Lyrics we love: And even when I’m old and gray, I’m gonna feel the way I do today.
‘Cause you make me feel so young
You make me feel so young. You make me feel so spring has sprung.
And every time I see you grin, I’m such a happy individual.
Listen to You Make Me Feel So Young
Nothing But The Best
Listen to Nothing But The Best
Strangers In The Night
Listen to Strangers In The Night
Lyrics we love: I’ve loved, I’ve laughed and cried. I’ve had my fill, my share of losing.
And now, as tears subside, I find it all so amusing.
To think I did all that and may I say, not in a shy way
Oh, no, oh, no, not me, I did it my way.
Listen to My Way
Listen to Summer Wind
The Good Life
Listen to The Good Life
Listen to Chicago
Young At Heart
Listen to Young At Heart
I’ve Got You Under My Skin
Lyrics we love: I’ve got you under my skin.
I’ve got you deep in the heart of me.
So deep in my heart that you’re really a part of me.
Listen to I’ve Got You Under My Skin
Lyrics we love: I’ll be loving you always. With a love that’s true always
When the things you’ve planned need a helping hand.
I will understand always, always.
Listen to Always
Listen to Moonlight Serenade
My Funny Valentine
Listen to My Funny Valentine
The Girl From Ipanema
Listen to The Girl Ipanema
I’ve Got A Crush On You
Lyrics we love: I’ve got a crush on you, sweetie pie.
All the day and night-time hear me sigh.
I never had the least notion that I could fall with so much emotion.
Listen to I’ve Got A Crush On You
Night And Day
Listen to Night And Day
Listen to That’s Life
Come Fly With Me
Listen to Come Fly With Me
All Of Me
Listen to All Of Me
Your Love for Me
Listen to Your Love For Me
Listen to High Hopes
I’ve Got The World On A String
Listen to I’ve Got The World On A String
Listen to Somethin’ Stupid
My Kind Of Town
Listen to My Kind Of Town
Theme From New York, New York
Listen to Theme From New York, New York
Dean Martin Wedding Songs
As a little bonus, we are including some of our favorite Dean Martin wedding songs.
Listen to That’s Amore
Dream A Little Dream Of Me
Lyrics we love: Sweet dreams till sunbeams find you.
Sweet dreams that leave all worries behind you.
But in your dreams whatever they be. Dream a little dream of me
Listen to Dream A Little Dream Of Me
Everybody Loves Somebody
Lyrics we love: If I had it in my power, I’d arrange for every girl to have your charms.
Then every minute, every hour, every boy would find what I found in your arms.
Everybody loves somebody sometime. And although my dream was overdue
Your love made it well worth waiting for someone like you
Listen to Everybody Loves Somebody
Ain’t That A Kick In The Head
Listen to Ain’t that A Kick In The Head
I’ve Got My Love to Keep Me Warm
Listen to I’ve Got My Love To Keep Me Warm
You’re Nobody ‘Til Somebody Loves You
Listen to You’re Nobody ‘Til Somebody Loves You
A wonderful first dance choreographed dance to Fly Me To The Moon by Frank Sinatra.
if the video below does not display on mobile, you can see it here on YouTube:
And another dance routine here (YouTube link if the video does not display on mobile):
Additional Wedding Music Resources and Planning Tips
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- Check out best father-daughter wedding dance songs
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