The wedding music list should never be boring or groan inducing. Any mistake in finalizing the music list makes the party look gross and can dissuade the guests. The wedding music list should be planned well and timed properly. The best choice is to have a popular DJ or a band play for the evening and keep the audience entertained. But, proper and meticulous planning can save some money if rocking wedding music is selected.
Important tips for song selection
It is very important to select the music with the below tips –
- Avoid boring or clichéd tracks
- Mix of songs to appeal different age groups
- Continuous and enough songs to avoid any spaces
The various stages of the wedding reception should be equally covered. The cocktail time should have light rock to keep the mood of the audience. The couple’s grand entrance should play a popular rocking number by the DJ. The first dance and dance floor time should have peppy numbers from hit movies and albums.
Ever-green wedding songs
Indian weddings are full of excitement, action and activity. The various stages traditional Indian wedding demands a choice of ever-green and must-have wedding music. The songs for the Sangeeth and Mehandi events should be rocking and teasing for all the ladies to enjoy the evenings.
More couples prefer to put up a special performance on their wedding reception or Sangeeth. This requires special filtering of the songs like Pehli Nazar from Race or O Re Piya from Aaja Nachale or Tum Hi Ho from Aashiqui 2 movie.
Band Baaja Baaraat
Baaraat is an event where the groom’s family dance to the fullest expressing their happiness and excitement of the groom getting married. Songs with rocking beat suit the event and some special wedding music can be –
- Saajan Ji Ghar Aaye – from the film Kuch Kuch Hota Hai
- Mujhse Shaadi Karogi – from the film Mujhse Shaadi Karogi
- Le Jayenge Le Jayenge Dilwale Dulhaniya – from the film Chor Machaye Shor
- Tere Dware Pe Aai Baraat – from the film Vivah
Rocking reception music
Indian wedding receptions are full of energy and need high-energy songs to match the enthusiasm. Every family member, irrespective of the age, dances and enjoys to the tunes of popular hits of Indian wedding music. The music for weddings should be peppy to make people shake a leg during the reception.
Engaging a band or a DJ for the reception can ensure rocking wedding and reception music during the wedding. The DJ can make sure the mix of songs is appealing and combine popular and latest tracks to suit everyone. Other special reception music can be a wedding guitarist playing solo during the event. Depending on the venue and type crowd for the reception, such a setting can engage the audience. The guitarist can go around the venue and mingle with the guests to make them part of the celebration.
Top Bollywood songs can keep the guests tapping their feet the whole event and should be part of the wedding playlist.