Folk music has the power to soothe the soul and touch upon some of the world’s most important social topics – and if you’re a huge fan of the genre, you should definitely bring this into your wedding day too.

What are some of the most beautiful folk songs to include in your wedding day? We have some tips for you – so read on and find out more.

  • Aria and Oaken, Bride. Well, the title of this song is pretty straight forward – but it only partially explains why this song is such a lovely choice for a wedding. The whimsical vibe, the beautiful lyrics, the very core of this song are perfect for a wedding – and more specifically, for magical wedding processionals. If you don’t know this song, give it a good listen because you will absolutely love it!
  • Beck, Can’t Help Falling in Love. Although the song is not originally sang by Beck, this rendition is absolutely amazing. Sweet and romantic, this version of the famous tune is perfect for a wedding. It can work marvelously for a lot of wedding moments, including the processional and the first dance. People will definitely appreciate this cover!
  • Bright Eyes, First Day of My Life. In many ways, this IS the first day of the rest of your lives – and Bright Eyes can sing about it so beautifully! This song works excellently as a wedding recessional soundtrack, but it can be incorporated in many other wedding moments too.
  • Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeroes, Home. This is a pretty well-known song among indie and folk music loves – and for a good reason. Every single second of it goes straight to your heart and embraces it with pure music and pure poetry at the same time. The soothing sound, the light and positive energy, the beauty of the lyrics – they all complement each other perfectly to create a romantic song full of uniqueness. Play this any time during your wedding and guests will definitely love it, even if they didn’t know the song before your Big Day!


Looking for an amazing wedding DJ in Pennsylvania? Contact A+ Entertainment and hire us if you want your Big Day to be accompanied by the very best music there is. Contact us and we guarantee you will never regret your choice!