It is a reminder to never give up and to keep your perspective on everything. While parents always pass on life lessons, a child can also show you the wonder, strength and peace of the world as well. However, if your lady—and her papa—and the wedding guests, including those on your side of the aisle—have just the right warped sense of humor, this may actually be a fun way to get the reception rolling. Sunrise, Sunset - Fiddler on the Roof 26. These songs show the different perspectives of having a daughter — from doting on them as babies to letting them go as they chase their dreams. Anyway, if it's something you're thinking of then today we have 75 Father Daughter Dance Songs to share, maybe you might find the one.
To Make You Feel My Love - Bob Dylan 2. Just the Way You Are - Billy Joel 43. Yeah, we know that even if your wedding is of the shotgun variety, no self-respecting bride is going to choose this as the virtual theme song of her nuptials. The song hopes for the day when the two can connect, but it never comes. As he grows older, Urban hopes to see even more of his dad in himself in this gushy country ballad. Gracie by Ben Folds Originally, Ben Folds wrote song about his son. The song ended up hitting the Billboard charts and was re-released as a duet together.
The dad sings about how he wants her to take on the world, even though he will always think of her as his little girl. I Turn to You - Christina Aguilera 9. Wildflowers — Tom Petty When Tom allowed himself to get tender and vulnerable, he penned the most beautiful and tear-jerking tunes, and this celebration of young womanhood may just be Peak Petty. It reminds us of the times we spent with our daughters at bedtime and in close quarters when they were little. The lyrics mention walking down the aisle, so this would be a great song for a wedding reception or engagement party. Daughters - John Mayer 61. Though often absent from her life, the love the singer got from her father was often unspoken and not expressed.
Unforgettable - Nat King Cole and Natalie Cole 58. Gracie - Ben Folds 29. The song has a very simple melody that is easy to follow. Sweet Child o' Mine — Sheryl Crow Version 18. The single earned a No. Through the Years — Kenny Rogers 22. Maybe ones with special meaning to you both, or just beautifully written songs, or with an Irish Dad who loves to dance, something with a little beat to get you breaking it down! The lyrics represent a sweet declaration of love from a father to his daughter.
Kind and Generous - Natalie Merchant 31. Dream - Priscilla Ahn 51. . Butterfly Kisses — Bob Carlisle For the more devotional crowd, this tenderly orchestrated, gruffly crooned classic evokes all the emotional landmarks of growing up, and of bringing up a beloved child. Not too comfortable with your singing voice? The single peaked at No.
Below, please find a wealth of selections to choose from. It made it to No. So from Jay Z and Stevie Wonder showing love to their newborn daughters to Tupac Shakur giving his pops the finger and Madonna cursing hers as well, here are some daddy-related cuts to let ring this Sunday. Making him feel special - sorta making a song and dance about it pun! While it might be near the end of the list, this is one of the best songs about daughters growing up. When a country artist has a daughter of their own, it inspires them to write some of the sweetest music that the world has ever heard.
How Sweet It Is To Be Loved By You - James Taylor 17. Did the maid of honor just dance to this one at her wedding? It is a country tune that talks about how much a father loves his little girl. My Darling - Wilco 30. Hopefully you find a new favorite here on this list. This song is all about Bob watching his daughter grow up and have her first pony ride, then turning 16 and becoming a woman. My Girl - The Temptations 63. Thank You — Led Zeppelin 19.
But if your intended has an offbeat sensibility, this is a great choice. These country songs for daughters range from artists like Tim McGraw, Dixie Chicks, Martina McBride, and more. It tells the story of a teen who finds out that his father was really his step dad and that his biological one was dying. Daughters — John Mayer Some brides prefer a more laid-back musical backdrop to their father-daughter dance, and John Mayer brings a nice, easy backbeat to his quietly impassioned acoustic tribute to the parent-child bond. Always Be Your Baby - Natalie Grant 54. Stealing Cinderella - Chuck Wicks 56.