Everyone’s favourite rom-com actress shared her special moment with husband Josh Kelley to ‘Heavenly Day’ by Patti Griffin.The reality TV star married her basketball-player husband after a whirlwind romance, and they chose ‘Angel’ by Anita Baker to share their first dance to. When chat show host Ellen married her wife Portia, the couple chose to dance to ‘Ribbon in the Sky’ by Stevie Wonder for their first dance as newlyweds.Ask your bridesmaids to encourage everyone else to join you on the dance floor if you’re feeling self-conscious.
Choose a sentimental song that means something to you and every time you hear it you’ll be reminded of your special day – we’ve got 100 first dance songs to inspire you, as well as some key moves and insider information on what celebrities had for their first dances. Your first dance is a seriously romantic moment – all eyes are on you as you share that first dance as newlyweds so you need to make sure you have a seriously romantic first dance song.
Our favourite lyric: “Kiss me under the light of a thousand stars/Place your head on my beating heart/I'm thinking out loud/Maybe we found love right where we are” Dancing doesn’t come naturally to everyone, but don’t let that put you off having a first dance.
Why not have some Latin dance lessons ahead of your wedding – it’s a great date night idea – and learn to tango, rumba or salsa to make sure your first dance is totally You Tube worthy?
The perfect song: Tu Amor Me Hace Bien – Marc Anthony A waltz or foxtrot is easy to master and will look polished with minimal effort.
King – and whilst their relationship hasn’t been without its ups and downs, the couple currently seem to be staying true to their first dance.
One of our favourite quirky couples, Nicole Richie and Joel Madden, had their first dance as newlyweds to the beautiful ‘What a Wonderful World’ by Louis Armstrong.
If you want an idea of what that was like, don’t miss this amazing footage of David and Victoria Beckham dancing at Eva Longoria’s wedding…
The couple of the noughties had an old school vibe for their first dance – they picked ‘The Way You Look Tonight’ by Frank Sinatra.
Justin Timberlake is behind a few first dance songs himself, so we were extra interested to discover what he and Jessica Biel picked for their own. Would you have guessed Paul Mc Cartney chose one of his own songs for his first dance with wife Nancy Shevell?