Wedding receptions

12th May 2019


10 going-away songs which are perfect for a grand send off into married life

Depart your wedding with some groovy tunes


As your wedding reception comes to a close, your family and friends will gather round to send you off to begin married life. Ending your big day with a favourite song that means something to you both is the perfect way to exit. From modern beats to absolute classics, here’s a song list to choose from!

1. A Sky Full of Stars by Coldplay

This is a great pick for your send-off song, and your guests will definitely sing and dance along.

2. Unconditionally by Katy Perry

Unconditionally speaks about, quite literally unconditional love between two people, so it’s definitely a song worth considering for your send off.

3. Marry You by Bruno Mars

An obvious choice and such a catchy tune!

4. Anything Could Happen by Ellie Goulding

Anything could really happen in married life, but as long as you’ve got each other, you can conquer anything!

5. Shut Up and Dance by Walk the Moon

This is a fun one to groove to while your family and friends see you off, with its upbeat rhythm and cute lyrics.

6. Crazy in Love by Beyonce and Jay-Z

You’re crazy in love with each other, so get grooving as you begin your journey to married life!

7. (I’ve Had) The Time of My Life by Bill Medley

This is probably the best of the all-time romance classics that has been played at every wedding, but it’s great for a reason.

8. You’re My Best Friend by Queen

Boogie your way into married life with one of Queen’s hit songs.

9. I Got You Babe by Sonny and Cher

You’ve got each other, now it’s time to live that married life!

10. Anywhere by Rita Ora

You’ll want to go ‘anywhere’ with your partner now that you’re married, and this is just the song to send you off!

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Wedding Directory