A List of Father/Daughter Dance Songs
- This song, which became popular in the 1990s, has become a father-daughter wedding dance classic over the years. It is a slow song that brings many to tears, about a father who watches his daughter grow up and become a bride and wife. This touching song is a lengthy one, at 5 minutes and 38 seconds. It is considered a pop song, and is on the album "Shades of Grace," by Bob Carlisle.
"Isn't She Lovely"
- For the bride looking for the perfect blend of touching but fun, "Isn't She Lovely" by Stevie Wonder is an ideal choice. This song, which has a reggae feel to it, is a nice choice for a destination wedding. Falling into the R&B genre, "Isn't She Lovely" tells the story of a new father who has fallen head over heels for his new daughter. It lasts 6 minutes and 34 seconds, and appears on the album, "Songs in the Key of Life."
"The Way You Look Tonight"
- "The Way You Look Tonight" by Frank Sinatra is a wonderful song to play during a father and daughter's dance at a wedding. It fits the most classy and elegant bride's tastes, as it is a song that it sentimental and sweet, but enjoyed by a large number of people with a variety of musical tastes. While the song doesn't directly speak of fathers and daughters, it can easily be related to that special relationship. The song describes how beautiful a woman is on a spectacular night, which is especially fitting for a wedding.