SURVEY: The 48 Songs Most Frequently Banned at Weddings

Ah, it’s that time of the year again.  Love fills the air.  Flowers bloom in fields.  Birds chirp happily as they fly in the cloudless skies.  And couples decide to join their lives together in holy matrimony with a big party!  Now you may think that you can request whatever you want to hear you might be mistaken.  Some couples actually ban songs from their big day.

Sounds crazy, I know right!  I can’t say that I’ve ever been to a wedding where these songs weren’t played but apparently they are the ones that couples don’t want to hear.

Take a look at the full list below:

 

1. Chicken Dance – [No Artist Listed] – 23.1%

2. Cha-Cha Slide – DJ Casper – 22.5%

3. Macarena – Los Del Rio – 17.6%

4. Cupid Shuffle – Cupid – 16.5%

5. YMCA – Village People – 15.4%

6. Electric Boogie (Electric Slide) – Marcia Griffiths – 12.6%

7. Hokey Pokey – [No Artist Listed] – 10.4%

8. Wobble – V.I.C. – 7.1%

9. Happy – Pharrell Williams – 5.5%

10. Shout – Isley Brothers – 5.5%

11. Love Shack – The B-52’s – 49.5%

12. We Are Family – Sister Sledge – 4.4%

13. Blurred Lines – Robin Thicke – 3.8%

14. Celebration – Kool & The Gang – 3.8%

15. Cotton Eye Joe – Rednex – 3.8%

16. Dancing Queen – ABBA – 3.8%

17. Don’t Stop Believin’ – Journey – 3.8%

18. Single Ladies – Beyonce – 3.8%

19. Sweet Caroline – Neil Diamond – 3.8%

20. Turn Down for What – DJ Snake and Lil Jon – 3.8%

21. Watch Me (Whip/Nae Nae) – Silento – 3.8%

22. Hot In Here – Nelly – 2.7%

23. Mony Mony – Billy Idol – 2.7%

24. All About That Bass – Meghan Trainor – 2.2%

25. Baby Got Back – Sir Mix-A-Lot – 2.2%

26. Booti Call – Blackstreet – 2.2%

27. Gangnam Style – Psy – 2.2%

28. Save a Horse (Ride a Cowboy) – Big & Rich – 2.2%

29. Stayin’ Alive – Bee Gees – 2.2%

30. Sweet Home Alabama – Lynyrd Skynyrd – 2.2%

31. Uptown Funk – Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars – 2.2%

32. Wagon Wheel – Nathan Carter – 2.2%

33. What Do You Mean? – Justin Bieber – 2.2%

34. All of Me – John Legend – 1.6%

35. Bohemian Rhapsody – Queen – 1.6%

36. Brown Eyed Girl – Van Morrison – 1.6%

37. Call Me Maybe – Carly Rae Jepsen – 1.6%

38. Footloose – Kenny Loggins – 1.6%

39. Get Low – Lil Jon – 1.6%

40. Hey Ya! – Outkast – 1.6%

41. Hotline Bling – Drake – 1.6%

42. I Will Survive – Gloria Gaynor – 1.6%

43. My Heart Will Go On – Celine Dion – 1.6%

44. SexyBack – Justin Timberlake – 1.6%

45. Shake It Off – Taylor Swift – 1.6%

46. Sugar – Maroon 5 – 1.6%

47. Total Eclipse of the Heart – Bonnie Tyler – 1.6%

48. You Shook Me All Night Long – AC/DC – 1.6%

 

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