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Inside Weddings shares ideas for your wedding entertainment, including playlists for ceremony music, father-daughter dance ideas, first-dance songs, and more!


A 90s Late-Night Hip-Hop Playlist for Your Reception

Listen to 15 must-have songs provided by The Gold Coast All Stars!

We asked Danny Chaimson, founder of premier entertainment company Gold Coast Events, to share his suggestions for 90s hip-hop jams that will certainly be a hit at your celebration.


Music Not to Include at Your Wedding Reception

What kind of tunes you might not want to hear on the big day.

The music selection at the reception can make or break the good time had by your guests. Find out what you should have on your "do not play" list.


'90s Wedding Songs: 20 Songs from the 1990s for Your First Dance

These throwback tunes would all be a great way to sway with your new spouse.

If you want to play some throwbacks on your wedding day, discover the top '90s wedding songs and popular picks for first dance songs from the 1990s!


Father-Daughter Dance Song Inspiration from Real Brides

Be inspired by these popular and unique songs for your father-daughter dance.

Many father-daughter duos have had their father-daughter dance song in mind for years before a wedding was even on the horizon, while others have no idea what song to select for the occasion.


Grand Exit Wedding Songs: What Song Should Play During Your Wedding Send-Off?

Pick one of these tunes for your final send-off!

No matter how you choose to depart your wedding reception, you'll want the soundtrack to fit with the magical moment.


First Dance Song Ideas from Real Weddings

Be inspired by these special wedding tunes from the 1950s to today.

Whether you've had your first dance song picked out months before your nuptials, or you have no idea where to start, one thing is true: The song chosen for your first dance will always hold a special place in your heart throughout your marriage.


5 Wedding Movies You Shouldn't Watch If You're Engaged

Consider saving these flicks for after your nuptials.

Not all wedding movies are created equal – because conflict is the driving force of narrative storytelling, many movies based around someone’s nuptials consist of a lot of problems before (if not during) the trip down the aisle.


'50s Love Songs for Weddings: Classic First Dance Songs from the 1950s

These oldies but goodies are the perfect wedding songs from the '50s – slow-dance songs and beyond.

Though the world has made a lot of progress, there are still those who find the aesthetics and pop culture of the 1950s to be dreamy. Here are some first dance song ideas from the decade.


8 Fun Alternatives to Dancing at Weddings

Wedding inspiration and other ways to keep your guests entertained on the big day.

We understand that dancing isn't everyone’s cup of tea. There are plenty of other ways to have fun on your big day – it just takes some creative thinking and planning.


10 Wedding Songs from the Swinging '60s

These tunes will never go out of style.

For those who want their wedding to evoke a classic and timeless feeling, it’s hard to go wrong with a first dance song from the 1960s.

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