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Royalty Free Music Roundup: for Wedding Videos

The kind of song that plays in a wedding video bears a lot of importance since it will be listened to for as long as the video will be around. This is why it is imperative for couples to agree and choose the most appropriate songs for their wedding videos. Whereas it may not be possible to pick out on particular songs as the best songs for the video, the ideal track should be meaningful to the couples and it should reflect their ideals as well as what they feel for one another.

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Over the years, different genres of music have been used for wedding videos. Some stood out to be classical while others only complemented the prevalent moods for that season. However, there are a few that have stood the test of time and are preferred to by many as the best genres of music for wedding videos. They include the following-:


Jazz is not just perfect for the wedding ceremonies but also for the wedding videos. The combination of trumpet and saxophone has a way of creating incredible and indelible melodies which will be cherished in many years to come hence it’s suitability for wedding videos. As a matter of fact, jazz is not like some fad which people love today and discard tomorrow.


Pop as a genre is very expansive and offers a wide variety of music that appeal to different demographics. The other beauty of pop music is that they able to remain relevant for a long time hence the message will not be eroded even after several years of wedding.

Country and western

Country has always been about love and life. This is basically what makes country music love songs feature a lot in most of the wedding videos. With this genre, you don’t just appreciate the love but also the person giving the love. It’s thus very ideal for weddings.


Most couples love these songs for their wedding videos because they talk mainly about love and relationship. They affirm to the couples the need to stay in love and always stick to one another.

Best places to download royalty free music for wedding videos

A number of places exist where you can get great music for wedding videos. However, most of them are copyrighted and you may not have the permission to use them in wedding videos. But, there are a couple of places where you can find royalty free music you can use in your videos without any problems. Some of these sources include-:

1.Killer Tracks

Killer Tracks offers an enormous library of background production music where you can find different music for your wedding videos. It comes with an advanced search tools that gives you the ability to filter the songs based on a number of factors such as moods, types and uplifting.

killer tracks

2.Big Score Music

This is a licensed fee site that brings together a wide variety of genres of music. Included are Romantic and Romantic Adult categories that have very nice music suitable for use in wedding videos.

big scorn music

3.Narrator Tracks

Narrator Tracks have been offering royalty free music for over two decades. Though it is suitable for making narration videos, it also has a rich collection of different kinds of music that can be used for wedding video.

narrator tracks

4.Partners in Rhyme

This is another royalty free music site with lots of music genres suitable for every kind of video. It has a rich collection of romantic music ideal for wedding ceremonies as well as wedding video.

partners in rhyme

5.Freeplay Music

Freeplay Music has a wide variety of different kinds of music drawn from different genres. From a list of over 7000 tracks, you are able to select the music based on style and feel.

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Classic Songs for use in weddings

Though this may be very subjective, below are some of the classic songs that are likely to feature in most weddings, even in the present times. They include Walking in and walking out songs as well as those suitable for entertaining guests at the reception. They are:

  • Bridal Chorus, Wagner
  • Canon in D, Pachelbel
  • A Thousand Years, Christina Perri
  • Marry Me, Train
  • Somewhere Over the Rainbow, Israel Kamakawiwo
  • Best First Dance, Ben E King
  • Make You Feel My Love, Adele
  • At Last, Eta James
  • Can’t Help Falling in Love, Elvis Presley
  • We’re Only Just Begun, The Carpenters
  • Beyond the Sea, Bobby Darin
  • The Rose, Bette Midler
  • I will Always Love You, Whitney Houston
  • When A Man Loves a Woman, Percy Sledge
  • When I fall in Love, Nat King Cole
  • Get Here, Oleta Adams

The list is endless but the most important thing is to choose an appropriate song that will capture the mode of the occasion. Again, both the couples should agree on them.

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Nov 15,2017 21:13 pm

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Lisa, Interesting article. A question for you... The list of songs you have at the bottom of the article, can these be used in Weddings? I had a look at the sites you mentioned above and non of these tracks (the one's listed at the bottom) are available. How and where would you go to get a license to use this list? Thank you. Dominic
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