The Top Ten Songs Couples Don’t Want Played at Their Wedding

January 28, 2019

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Here are the top ten songs people hate to hear at wedding, according to a survey of wedding DJs. These are all songs that couples specifically tell wedding DJs not to play:


1. “The Chicken Dance”.

2. “The Cha-Cha Slide” by DJ Casper.

3. “The Macarena” by Los Del Rio.

4. “The Cupid Shuffle” by Cupid.

5. “YMCA” by The Village People.

6. “The Electric Slide” by Marcia Griffiths.

7. “The Hokey Pokey”.

8. “Wobble” by V.I.C.

9. “Happy” by Pharrell Williams.

10. “Shout” by the Isley Brothers.


Here are a few more honorable mentions:


“Love Shack” at #11

“Blurred Lines”, “Single Ladies”, and “Sweet Caroline”, which all tied at #13

“Hot in Herre” by Nelly at #22

“Stayin’ Alive” by The Bee Gees at #24.


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