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The Ultimate 70s Wedding Songs List!

Last Updated: 14th February 2022

The 70s provided us with some of the most iconic bands and artists of all time. The world wouldn’t be the same without Elton John, Queen, Led Zeppelin or Stevie Wonder!

Choosing some 70s wedding music is a great idea. Why? Read on…

  • You’ll be playing your guests some epic music – and who doesn’t want to do that?
  • It’s ideal for a first dance – You won’t look back on your first dance and wonder why you chose the latest song, which instantly went out of style the day after your wedding. Choosing an older song will make your special moment timeless.
  • The 70s were just so groovy – Disco was BIG back in the 70s and people today like to boogie as much as they did back then. There’s no better way to fill your dance floor than with some classic disco tracks!
  • You can rock out – The 70s built on the strong foundations of the 60s when it comes to rock music. Many of the rock songs from this era sound as fresh as the day they were written and are absolute classics.
  • Your family will love it – Don’t forget that your parents grew up in the 70s and they probably LOVE this stuff. It’s important to include songs from all eras to make sure every generation has something to sing along and dance to.

Check out our huge list of over 200 wedding songs from the 70s. You’ll find beautiful songs perfect for a first dance, funky classics sure to keep people grooving all night long and legendary rock tracks guaranteed to send you guests wild!

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Classic 70s Wedding Songs

These classic tunes are a mixture of floor-filling anthems, beautiful love songs and laid back numbers, perfect for your wedding breakfast or drinks reception.

Dancing Queen – Abba

How Deep Is Your Love – Bee Gees

Young Americans – David Bowie

Take It Easy – Eagles

I’m Still Standing – Elton John

Rocket Man – Elton John

Tiny Dancer – Elton John

Your Song – Elton John

Don’t Go Breaking My Heart – Elton John ft. Kiki Dee

I Can See Clearly Now – Johnny Nash

Me and Julio Down By The Schoolyard – Paul Simon

Comfortably Numb – Pink Floyd

Do Ya think I’m Sexy – Rod Stewart

Hot Legs – Rod Stewart

Maggie May – Rod Stewart

Escape (Pina Colada Song) – Rupert Holmes

Bridge Over Troubled Water – Simon & Garfunkel

Fly Like An Eagle – Steve Miller Band

Edge Of Seventeen – Stevie Nicks

Stumblin’ In – Suzi Quatro

Seasons In The Sun – Terry Jacks

Please Mr. Postman – The Carpenters

We’ve Ony Just Begun – The Carpenters

Yesterday Once More – The Carpenters

California Dreamin’ – The Mamas and The Papas

Play That Funky Music – Wild Cherry


70s Rock Songs

These incredible rock songs from the 70s are so iconic and well-known that you’ll find it difficult to choose which ones to use! If you want your guests to rock out, you can’t go wrong, but there are also some beautiful classic rock tracks that will be perfect for your first dance or bridal entrance.

(Don’t Fear) The Reaper – Blue Oyster Cult

2-4-6-8 Motorway – Tom Robinson Band

A Horse With No Name – America

All Right Now – Free

American Woman – The Guess Who

Another Brick In The Wall – Pink Floyd

Baba O’Riley – The Who

Band On The Run – Wings

Barracuda – Heart

Bat Out of Hell – Meatloaf

Black Dog – Led Zeppelin

Black Magic Woman – Santana

Blinded By The Light – Manfred Mann’s Earth Band

Bohemian Rhapsody – Queen

Born To Run – Bruce Springsteen

Brown Sugar – The Rolling Stones

Carry on Wayward Son – Kansas

Cherry Bomb – The Runaways

Do It Again – Steely Dan

Don’t Stop Me Now – Queen

Dream On – Aerosmith

Dreams – Fleetwood Mac

Fat Bottomed Girls – Queen

Fortunate Son – Creedence Clearwater Revival

Free Bird – Lynard Skynard

Get Back – The Beatles

Get It On – T-Rex

Give A Little Bit – Supertramp

Go Your Own Way – Fleetwood Mac

Going Underground – The Jam

Have You Ever Seen The Rain – Creedence Clearwater Revival

Heart Of Glass – Blondie

Heroes – David Bowie

Highway To Hell – AC/DC

Hollywood Nights – Bob Segar

Hooked On A Feeling – Blue Suede

Hotel California – Eagles

I’ve Got A Feeling – The Beatles

Immigrant Song – Led Zeppelin

Kashmir – Led Zeppelin

Killer Queen – Queen

Knockin’ On Heaven’s Door – Bob Dylan

Layla – Derek & The Dominoes

Let It Be – The Beatles

Life In The Fast Lane – Eagles

Listen To the Music – The Doobie Brothers

Lola – The Kinks

Long Train Runnin’ – The Doobie Brothers

Love Will Tear Us Apart – Joy Division

Maybe I’m Amazed – Paul McCartney

Message In A Bottle – The Police

Mississippi Queen – Mountain

More Than A Feeling – Boston

More Than This – Roxy Music

Mr. Blue Sky – Electric Light Orchestra

My Sharona – The Knack

My Sweet Lord – George Harrison

Night Moves – Bob Segar

One Way Or Another – Blondie

Paranoid – Black Sabbath

Proud Mary – Creedence Clearwater Revival

Purple Haze – The Jimmy Hendrix Experience

Ramblin’ Man – The Allman Brothers Band

Rebel Rebel – David Bowie

Reelin’ In The Years – Steely Dan

Right Down The Line – Gerry Rafferty

Rock And Roll All Nite – Kiss

Rockin’ All Over The World – Status Quo

Rockin’ In The Fre World – Neil Young

Roxanne – The Police

Running On Empty – Jackson Browne

Save Your Kisses For Me – Brotherhood Of Man

Since You Been Gone – Rainbow

Slow Ride – Foghat

Smoke On The Water – Deep Purple

Smokin’ – Boston

Somebody To Love – Queen

Spirit In The Sky – Norman Greenbaum

Stairway To Heaven – Led Zeppelin

Stuck In The Middle With You – Stealer’s Wheel

Sultans Of Swing – Dire Straits

Surrender – Cheap Trick

Sweet Home Alabama – Lynard Skynard

The Boys Are Back In Town – Thin Lizzy

The Joker – Steve Miller Band

The Passenger – Iggy Pop

Up Around The Bend – Creedence Clearwater Revival

Walk On The Wild Side – Lou Reed

We Will Rock You – Queen

Who Are You – The Who

Wonderful Tonight – Eric Clapton

You Ain’t Seen Nothing Yet – Bachman Turner Overdrive

You Make Loving Fun – Fleetwood Mac


70s Disco Songs

What’s a sure-fire way of getting your guests to dance? Play some classic disco tracks! Take your pick of these classic disco wedding songs.

Boogie Oogie Oogie – A Taste Of Honey

I Love The Nightlife – Alicia Bridges

Knock On Wood – Amii Stewart

Ring My Bell – Anita Ward

You’re The First, My Last, My Everything – Barry White

More Than A Woman – Bee Gees

Night Fever – Bee Gees

Staying Alive – Bee Gees

You Should Be Dancing – Bee Gees

Daddy Cool – Boney M.

I’m Every Woman – Chaka Khan

Got To Be Real – Cheryl Lynn

Le Freak – Chic

Love Hangover – Diana Ross

I Feel Love – Donna Summer

I Remember Yesterday – Donna Summer

Last Dance – Donna Summer

Boogie Wonderland – Earth Wind And Fire

Fantasy – Earth Wind And Fire

September – Earth Wind And Fire

Last Train To London – Electric Light Orchestra

Boogie Nights – Heatwave

Get Up Offa That Thing – James Brown

(Shake Shake Shake) Shake Your Booty – KC And The Sunshine Band

That’s’ The Way I Like It – KC And The Sunshine Band

You Make Me Feel Like Dancing – Leo Sayer

Funkytown – Lipps Inc

Got To Give It Up – Marvin Gaye

T.S.O.P – MFSB ft. The Three Degrees

Don’t Stop ‘Til You Get Enough – Michael Jackson

Car Wash – Rose Royce

He’s The Greatest Dancer – Sister Sledge

We Are Family – Sister Sledge

You Make Me Feel Mighty Real – Sylvester

Heaven Must Be Missing An Angel – Tavares

The Best Of My Love – The Emotions

Shake Your Body To The Ground – The Jackson 5

Blame It On The Boogie – The Jacksons

I Love Music – The O’Jays

Love Train – The O’Jays

Disco Inferno – The Trammps

Where Do We Go From Here – The Trammps

And The Beat Goes On – The Whispers

Turn The Beat Around – Vicki Sue Robinson

Y.M.C.A – Village People

If I Can’t Have You – Yvonne Elliman


70s Soul And Motown Songs

There are some massive tunes on this list. These soul and Motown wedding songs are a great choice and will definitely be a big hit on the dance floor!

Let’s Stay Together – Al Green

Ain’t No Sunshine – Bill Withers

Lean On Me – Bill Withers

Piano Man – Billy Joel

Me & Mrs Jones – Billy Paul

Move On Up – Curtis Mayfield

Hot Stuff – Donna Summer

War – Edwin Starr

Midnight Train To Georgia – Gladys Knight & The Pips

I Will Survive – Gloria Gaynor

Don’t Leave Me This Way – Harold Melvin & The Blue Notes

Rock The Boat – Hues Corporation

Theme From Shaft – Isaac Hayes

Get Up I Feel Like Being A Sex Machine – James Brown

The Boss – James Brown

Mr Big Stuff – Jean knight

Lady Marmalade – LaBelle

Heard It Through The Grapevine – Marvin Gaye

Let’s Get It On – Marvin Gaye

What’s Going On – Marvin Gaye

Chirpy Chirpy Cheep Cheep – Middle Of The Road

Signed Sealed Delivered – Stevie Wonder

Superstition – Stevie Wonder

We Can Work It Out – Stevie Wonder

Best Of My Love – The Emotions

Summer Breeze – The Isley Brothers

ABC – The Jackson 5

I’ll Be There – The Jackson 5

It’s A Shame – The Spinners

Papa Was A Rolling Stone – The Temptations

We really hope you’ve found all the 70s wedding songs you’re looking for! If you want to really bring your big day to life, why not hire an incredible soul and Motown, rock or rock n roll band to play all your favourite tunes?

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