52 Best Songs for Candle Lighting Ceremony


The lighting of the unity candle ceremony is a traditional representation of two individuals coming together as one. During this hand in marriage, playing a song that reflects the honor of this moment is important. Here is a look at some of the best songs for candle lighting ceremony.

A Whole New World – Regina Belle & Pebo Bryson
All For Love – Janet Jackson
Always On My Mind – Willie Nelson
Beautiful In My Eyes – Joshua Kadison
Because I Love You – Stevie B
Because You Loved Me – Celine Dion
Bless The Broken Road – Rascal Flatts
Butterfly Fly Away – Miley Cyrus & Billy Ray Cyrus
Can You Feel the Love Tonight – Elton John
Can’t Help Falling In Love – Elvis
Cherish – Madonna
Count on Me – Bruno Mars
Daddy – Beyonce’ Knowles
Daddy’s Hands – Holly Dunn
Daddy’s Little Girl – The Mills Brothers
Do You Love Me – Contours
Don’t Know Much – Linda Ronstadt/Aaron Neville
Don’t Stop The Party – Pitbull
Endless Love – Mariah Carey & Luther Vandross
Everlasting Love – Gloria Estefan
Everything I Do – Bryan Adams
Father and Daughter – Paul Simon
Father Figure – George Michael
Father’s Eyes – Eric Clapton
Feel So Close – Calvin Harris
Girls Just Want To Have Fun – Cyndi Lauper or Miley Cyrus
Greatest Love Of All – Whitney Houston
Have I Told You Lately – Rod Stewart
Hero – Enrique Iglesias
Hero – Mariah Carey
How Sweet It Is – James Taylor
I Am Your Child – Barry Manilow
I Believe In You and Me – The Four Tops
I Got You Babe – Sonny & Cher
I Gotta Feeling – Black Eyed Peas
I Just Called To Say I Love You – Stevie Wonder
I Love It – Icona Pop
I Miss You – Miley Cyrus
I Turn To You – Christina Aguilera
I Will Always Love You – Whitney Houston
I Will Remember You – Sarah McLachlan
I’m Only Me When I’m With You – Taylor Swift
Isn’t She Lovely – Stevie Wonder
Just The Way You Are Billy Joel
Love of My Life Jim Brickman
Love Story – Taylor Swift
Love While We’re Young – One Direction
Stand By Me – Ben E. King
This Is The Time To Remember – Billy Joel
True Friend – Hannah Montana
We Are Family – Sister Sledge
We Go Together – Grease
What a Wonderful World – Louie Armstrong

Here is one example of a unity candle lighting during a beautiful traditional ceremony setting.