Silvia is escorted down the aisle by her father during the processional of her wedding ceremony at First Romanian Pentacostal Church in Bothell, WA. (Photo by Scott Eklund/Red Box Pictures)

I’m ditching the classics for this one to bring you the most unique modern songs for your wedding processional (as the bride marches down the altar). You’ll notice some original artists as well as some incredible covers that have been done. I put some extra honorable mentions at the bottom. Enjoy!


  • A Thousand Years – Christina Perri or Boyce Avenue or The Piano Guys
  • Boom Clap – Lennon & Maisy
  • Can’t Help Falling In Love – Ingrid Michaelson or Haley Reinhart
  • Chapel of Love – Jess Bauer
  • Cinema – Jason Evigan
  • Close Your Eyes – Michael Buble
  • Grow Old With You – Orto Pilot
  • Heaven – Boyce Avenue featuring Megan Nicole
  • How Long Will I Love You – Ellie Goulding
  • I Won’t Give Up – Jason Mraz or Meghan Tonjes
  • I’m Gonna Be (500 Miles) – Sleeping At Last
  • Just The Way You Are – Gavin Mikhail or Boyce Avenue
  • Kiss Me – Ed Sheeran
  • La Vie En Rose – Daniela Andrade
  • Love – Matt White
  • Love Someone – Jason Mraz
  • Magic – Colbie Caillat
  • Make You Feel My Love – Adele or Orto Pilot or James David Carter
  • Marry Song – Band of Horses
  • Over And Over Again – Nathan Sykes
  • Sea Of Love – Cat Power
  • Somewhere Only We Know – Lily Allen
  • You’re The One That I Want – Angus and Julia Stone
  • Young & Beautiful – Lana Del Rey
  • Yours – Russell Dickerson



  • Angels – The XX
  • Book Of Love – Gavin James
  • Falling Slowly – The Swell Season
  • Marry Me (Acoustic) – Train
  • Roses And Violets – Alexander Jean
  • Somewhere Over The Rainbow – Israel Kamakawiwo’Ole
  • The Knot – Jill Barber
  • The Wedding Song (Acoustic) – Yeah Yeah Yeahs
  • XO – John Mayer