What do you get when you cross Etta James‘ “At Last” with Prince‘s “Kiss”? A damn good wedding party, according to wedding DJs across the nation.

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Billboard reached out to 37 top wedding DJs across 13 American cities, from the Deep South to Cali, to find the country’s most requested wedding songs. Numerous lengthy email threads and hundreds of songs later, we condensed the data into a playlist poised to keep your wedding guests on their feet, from the ceremony to the reception to the party.

Scroll to the very bottom to find our top 100 requested wedding party tracks. And to honor some of the ditties that didn’t make the top 100 cut, we’re sharing highlights from each city’s top DJs — from Hot 100 hits to left-of-center deep cuts for dancing.

DJ Blair, Nashville Party Authority
50 Cent, The Clash, and Louis Armstrong make strange bedfellows in this eclectic grab-bag of sounds.

50 Cent, “In Da Club”
The Clash, “Should I Stay or Should I Go”
Louis Armstrong, “La Vie en rose”
Taylor Swift, “Shake It Off”
Elton John, “Tiny Dancer”

Jimmy Harris, DeepBlu Entertainment
’80’s classics and viral hits “Watch Me” and “Hit the Quan” are the standouts from the Nashville wedding DJ’s most requested tracks.

iHeartMemphis, “Hit The Quan”
Cyndi Lauper, “Girls Just Want to Have Fun”
The B-52s, “Love Shack”
Silento, “Watch Me”
Queen, “Another One Bites the Dust”

The 185 Most Popular Wedding Songs

DJ Mike Walsh, Amp’d Entertainment
The Atlanta spinner specializes in mash-ups that throw seemingly divergent wedding songs into a sonic blender for dancefloor-filling results.

50 Cent vs. Bee Gees, “Stayin’ Alive In da Club”
Taylor Swift vs. Nelly, “Shake Off The Country”
Pharrell Williams vs. Little Richard, “Happy Tutti Frutti (DJ Palermo Mashup)”
OutKast vs, Lynyrd Skynyrd, “Sweet Home Atlanta”
Taylor Swift vs. Notorious B.I.G., “B.I.G. Blood (DJ Bigg H’s Maniac Mix)”

Chad Oates, The TC Show
Stars of eras past dominate the most requested songs on Oates’ list.

Neil Diamond, “Sweet Caroline”
Bob Seger, “Old Time Rock & Roll”
Elvis Presley, “Can’t Help Falling In Love”
Marvin Gaye, “Let’s Get It On”
Ben E. King, “Stand By Me”

DJ Joel Rabe, Lethal Rhythms
Rabe’s most requested songs veer away from typical fist-pumpers and straight into touching love song territory.

John Legend, “All of Me”
Etta James, “At Last”
Ray LaMontagne, “You Are the Best Thing”
Adele, “Make You Feel My Love”
Eric Clapton, “Wonderful Tonight”

Sloan Lee, Sloan Lee Music
The Hotlanta DJ’s most requested playlist was dominated by music blog demigods and electronic sounds.

Jamie xx, “Loud Places”
LCD Soundsystem, “You Wanted a Hit”
Le Tigre, “Deceptacon (DFA Remix)”
Peaches, “Rub”
Chvrches, “Leave a Trace (Goldroom Remix)”

The 185 Most Popular Wedding Songs

DJ DK Strickler, Desert House Productions
Foundational hip-hop and funk tracks set the floor ablaze at DJ DK Strickler’s wedding parties.

Run-DMC, “It’s Tricky”
Warren G, “Regulate”
James Brown, “Sex Machine”
Earth, Wind & Fire, “September”
Michael Jackson, “Don’t Stop ‘Til You Get Enough”

Tony Strieter, Bella Sano Entertainment
Streiter’s most requested tracks are big on boy bands from all decades, from the hysteria-inspiring Beatles to Justin Timberlake’s solo efforts.

The Jackson 5, “I Want You Back”
*NSYNC, “Bye Bye Bye”
Backstreet Boys, “Everybody (Backstreet’s Back)”
The Beatles, “Twist and Shout”
Justin Timberlake, “Can’t Stop the Feeling”

The 185 Most Popular Wedding Songs

Next Level Sounds
From “Dancing Queen” to “Footloose,” these songs are all about getting on the dancefloor.

Whitney Houston, “I Wanna Dance With Somebody”
DJ Casper, “Cha Cha Slide”
ABBA, “Dancing Queen”
Kenny Loggins, “Footloose”
The Beatles, “Twist and Shout”

Mike Fox and Co., Mike Fox and Company DJ Entertainment
Fox’s most requested tracks go from Hot 100 hits to heavy doses of ’90s kid nostalgia.

Drake, “One Dance”
Desiigner, “Panda”
Third Eye Blind, “Semi-Charmed Life”
Spice Girls, “Wannabe”
Backstreet Boys, “Everybody (Backstreet’s Back)”

The 185 Most Popular Wedding Songs

DJ MTRDVSN, Blackbook Social Club
DJ MTRDVSN’s most requested tracks lean electronic, from the French house stylings of Daft Punk to the tropical sounds of Major Lazer.

Galantis, “Runaway”
Matoma, “Old Thing Back”
Daft Punk, “One More Time”
Major Lazer, “Lean On”
Calvin Harris feat. Rihanna, “This Is What You Came For”

DJ Robert Corrall, Vox DJs
Classic rock plus a lot of Lil Jon equals a wildly good time.

AC/DC, “You Shook Me All Night Long”
Bon Jovi, “Livin’ On a Prayer”
Journey, “Don’t Stop Believin’”
Usher feat. Lil Jon, “Yeah”
DJ Snake and Lil Jon, “Turn Down for What”

DJ Danny Farrell, NYC DJ’S Inc.
Spanish-language hits and standards from all genres blend together for a bilingual bash.

Jerry Lee Lewis, “Great Balls of Fire (Remix)”
Aretha Franklin, “Respect”
Frank Sinatra, “The Way You Look Tonight”
Elvis Crespo, “Suavemente (Remix)”
Don Omar, “Danza Kuduro”

DJ Tessa, Prism DJs
These dance and electronic hits could turn any wedding reception into a VIP club.

Icona Pop feat. Charli XCX, “I Love It”
Martin Solveig feat. Tkay Maidza, Do It Right
Empire of the Sun, Walking On A Dream (LAZRtag Remix)
Galantis, “Peanut Butter Jelly”
Felix Jaehn feat. Jasmine Thompson, “Ain’t Nobody (Loves Me Better) (The Rooftop Boys Remix)”

The 185 Most Popular Wedding Songs

Spencer Lokken, Style Matters DJs
Late legends dominate this Chicago DJ’s requested list, from Prince to the King of Pop.

Michael Jackson, “Billie Jean”
Rick James, “Give It to Me Baby”
Whitney Houston, “I Wanna Dance With Somebody”
Prince, “Kiss”
Marvin Gaye, “Got to Give It Up”

DJ Mary Nisi, Toast & Jam DJs
’80s takes on romance to ’90s hip-hop and R&B stand out on DJ Mary Nisi’s most requested list.

Toto, “Africa”
David Bowie, “Modern Love”
Notorious B.I.G., “Hypnotize”
Blackstreet, “No Diggity”
Hall & Oates, “You Make My Dreams Come True”

Scott Smokin’ Silz, Hot Mix Entertainment
Male chart-toppers reign supreme, from Drake’s dad dancing hit to Michael’s moonwalk classic.

Michael Jackson, “Billie Jean”
Michael Jackson, “Don’t Stop ‘Til You Get Enough”
Prince, “Raspberry Beret”
Prince, “When Doves Cry”
Drake, “Hotline Bling”

Tim Stolkey, Mike Staff Productions
Chicago’s a surprising haven for country lovers, with country stars Luke Bryan and Thomas Rhett bringing Southern flavor to the Windy City.

Luke Bryan, “Country Girl (Shake It for Me)”
Thomas Rhett, “Die a Happy Man”
Andy Grammer, “Honey I’m Good”
Fifth Harmony, “Work From Home”
Spice Girls, “Wannabe”

The 185 Most Popular Wedding Songs

DJ Bruce Bernath, Party Specialists
Girl-power tunes and old-school love songs are designed to please everyone in the crowd.

Al Green, “Let’s Stay Together”
Taylor Swift, “Shake It Off”
Beyonce, “Single Ladies (Put a Ring On It)”
Frank Sinatra, “The Way You Look Tonight”
The Temptations, “My Girl”

DJ Xio
Latin chart-toppers and wistful disco get the crowds moving at DJ Xio’s weddings.

Don Omar, “Danza Kuduro”
Gente de Zona feat. Marc Anthony, “La Gozadera”
J Balvin, “Ginza”
Donna Summer, “Last Dance”
Rihanna, “Work”

DJ Jorge Hernandez, Vision DJs
Tim McGraw and Rascal Flatts bring some southern comfort to the 305.

Lonestar, “Amazed”
George Strait, “Cross My Heart”
Tim McGraw, “My Best Friend”
Brett Eldredge, “Mean to Me”
Rascal Flatts, “Bless the Broken Road”

The 185 Most Popular Wedding Songs

DJ Titus Touch
Love is the name of the game on the district DJ’s playlist, from iconic film love songs to Neil Diamond’s triumphant classic.

Righteous Brothers, “Unchained Melody”
Bill Medley and Jennifer Warnes, “(I’ve Had) The Time of My Life”
Neil Diamond, “Sweet Caroline”
Ed Sheeran, “Thinking Out Loud”
Whitney Houston, “I Wanna Dance With Somebody”

Chris Laich, Chris Laich Music Services
Motown hits and old school hip-hop rule our nation’s capital.

The Contours, “Do You Love Me”
The Isley Brothers, “Shout”
The Four Tops, “Ain’t Too Proud to Beg”
DJ Kool, “Let Me Clear My Throat”
Biz Markie, “Just a Friend”

Marc Augenbraum, Marc Augenbraum DJ Services
These most requested tracks span a 60-year range, from standards older than most wedding attendees to early aughts TRL classics.

Bobby Darin, “Mack the Knife”
Glenn Miller, “In the Mood”
Nelly, “Hot in Herre”
Jennifer Lopez, “Let’s Get Loud”
R. Kelly, “Ignition (Remix)”

The 185 Most Popular Wedding Songs

DJ Taiga, The Remixologists
The key to a great wedding? A mix of old and new, from dancehall pop to rockabilly.

Queen, “Crazy Little Thing Called Love”
Van Morrison, “Jackie Wilson Said”
DJ Khaled, “All I Do Is Win”
Icona Pop, “I Love It”
Justin Bieber, “Sorry”

Elissa P., Beat Train Productions
Indie cuts and new wave hits keep eclectic New Yorkers dancing.

Arcade Fire, “Sprawl II”
Cat Power, “Sea of Love”
Talking Heads, “This Must Be The Place (Naive Melody)”
The Cure, “Close to Me”
Blondie, “Heart of Glass”

DJ Vida Ventura, 74 Events
Soul, rock and rap hits from native New Yorkers energize the city that never sleeps.

Alabama Shakes, “I Found You”
Jet, “Are You Gonna Be My Girl”
Nicki Minaj, “Starships”
Jay Z and Alicia Keys, “Empire State of Mind”
Mark Ronson and Amy Winehouse, “Valerie”

The 185 Most Popular Wedding Songs

Stephen Darby, Darby Events
Mr. Worldwide — aka Pitbull — has a number of fans in the 843, who request his most notable hits alongside Beyonce, Calvin Harris, and The Chainsmokers.

Pitbull feat. Ke$ha, “Timber”
Pitbull feat. Ne-Yo, Afrojack, Nayer, “Give Me Everything”
The Chainsmokers feat. ROZES, “Roses”
Calvin Harris, “Feel So Close”
Beyonce, “Love On Top”

Rob Duren, Rob Duren Productions
Don’t know how to dance? Easy-to-follow party standbys from DJ Casper, The Village People and Marcia Griffith will force you onto to dancefloor.

ABBA, “Dancing Queen”
DJ Casper, “Cha Cha Slide”
The Village People, “Y.M.C.A.”
Wild Cherry
, “Play That Funky Music”
Marcia Griffiths, “Electric Boogie”

Jon Feist, Melodic Entertainment
Moving ballads, classic rap, and patriotic pop are on Jon Feist’s turntables.

The Righteous Brothers, “Unchained Melody”
Nat King Cole and Natalie Cole, “Unforgettable”
Etta James, “At Last”
Rob Base and DJ E-Z Rock, “It Takes Two”
Miley Cyrus, “Party In the USA”

Lee Edwards, Lee Edwards Entertainment
Classic Motown, rock, and funk keep the crowds moving and the parents appeased.

The Foundations, “Build Me Up Buttercup”
The Four Tops, “I Can’t Help Myself (Sugar Pie Honey Bunch)”
AC/DC, “You Shook Me All Night Long”
Lynyrd Skynyrd, “Sweet Home Alabama”
Rick James, “Super Freak”

The 185 Most Popular Wedding Songs

Jeff Christenson, Jay Fox Productions
From Steve Earle to the band with the most misspelled name in Western history, Jeff Christenson’s most requested tracks are sure to please across generations.

Steve Earle, “Copperhead Road”
Technotronic, “Pump Up the Jam”
*NSNYC, “Bye Bye Bye”
Kenny Loggins, “Footloose”
Chumbawamba, “Tubthumping”

Aaron Kannowski, Uptown Sound
Funk and electronic pop are guaranteed to keep you party rocking in your boogie shoes.

KC & the Sunshine Band, “Boogie Shoes”
LMFAO, “Party Rock Anthem”
Lil Jon and The East Size Boyz, “Get Low”
Pitbull and Kesha, “Timber”
Commodores, “Brick House”

Nate Nelson, LeForce Entertainment
In addition to having all of the top five most requested songs on his most requested list, Nate Nelson’s most requested tracks bounce from ’90s Eurodance to modern pop.

DJ Snake and Lil Jon, “Turn Down for What”
Walk the Moon, “Shut Up and Dance”
C+C Music Factory, “Gonna Make You Sweat”
Cupid, “Cupid Shuffle”
Deorro and Chris Brown, “Five More Hours”

The 185 Most Popular Wedding Songs

Aaron Lane, Aaron Lane Entertainment
Southern rap, zydeco, and songs from homegrown artists — these top requested wedding songs are all about Louisiana pride.

Garth Brooks, “Callin’ Baton Rouge”
Keith Frank feat. Lil Boosie, “Haters”
Chris Ardoin, “Sweat Remix”
V.I.C., “Wobble”
Juvenile, “Back That Thang Up”

The 185 Most Popular Wedding Songs

Marc Sense, Integral DJs
Michael Jackson, Stevie Wonder, and hometown hero Macklemore populate Sense’s playlist.

Michael Jackson, “Love Never Felt So Good”
Michael Jackson, “P.Y.T.”
Macklemore and Ryan Lewis, “Can’t Hold Us”
Stevie Wonder, “Isn’t She Lovely”
Stevie Wonder, “Signed Sealed Delivered, I’m Yours”

DJ Tecumseh, Bamboo Beats
Dance hits and love songs keep guests swaying and swooning.

Enur feat. Natasja, “Calabria 2007”
Calvin Harris and Rihanna, “We Found Love”
Daft Punk, “Get Lucky”
John Legend, “All of Me”
Lauryn Hill, “Can’t My Eyes Off Of You”

And check out our Spotify playlist of Wedding DJs’ 100 Most Popular Party Songs below. Click here to see the full list:


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