21 David Gray Wedding Songs

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If you’re looking for David Gray wedding songs, our list can help you find everything from love songs to tracks that make you want to dance.

David Gray Wedding Songs

Of the 21 best songs, we picked out our favorites (along with recommendations of when to play each one).

Best Ceremony Song — January Rain (Instrumental)

Instrumental (no lyrics)

Best First Dance Song — This Year’s Love (Boyce Avenue Cover) 

Best Lyrics: “And when you hold me like you do/It feels so right”

Best Reception Song — Babylon

Best Lyrics: “Saturday I’m running wild/And all the lights are changing red to green/Moving through the crowd I’m pushing”

David Gray Songs for Your First Dance, Father Daughter, and Mother Son Dances

The perfect tracks for your first dance and family dances.

This Year’s Love (1999)

Best Lyrics: “When ya kiss me on that midnight street/Sweep me off my feet/Singing ain’t this life so sweet”

This Year’s Love Jasmine Thompson Cover (2019)

Best Lyrics: “This year’s love had better last/Heaven knows it’s high time/I’ve been waiting on my own/Too long”

Please Forgive Me ft. BBC Concert Orchestra (2022)

Best Lyrics: “Feels like lightning running through my veins/Every time I look at you”

Be Mine (2002)

Best Lyrics: “From the very first moment I saw you/That’s when I knew/All the dreams I held in my heart/Had suddenly come true”

Sail Away (1998)

Best Lyrics: “Sail away with me honey/I put my heart in your hands”

Sail Away Chris Kläfford Cover (2018)

Best Lyrics: “Sail away with me/What will be, will be”

The One I Love (2005)

Best Lyrics: “Tell the repo man/And the stars above/That you’re the one I love”

The One I Love Acoustic Version (2005)

Best Lyrics: “Next wave coming in/Like an ocean roar/Won’t you take my hand, darling/On that old dance floor”

David Gray Songs To Dance To (For Your Reception)

These tracks are guaranteed to make your reception a good time, and can also be used as your reception entrance/exit songs.

Let’s Dance Tonight (1987)

Best Lyrics: “When I look inside your heart/I can see your love that’s bursting for me”

Babylon Boyce Avenue Cover (2012)

Best Lyrics: “Let go your heart/Let go your head/And feel it now”

Friday I’m In Love (2016)

Best Lyrics: “I don’t care if Monday’s blue/Tuesday’s gray and Wednesday too/Thursday, I don’t care about you/It’s Friday, I’m in love”

Streets of Philadelphia (2019)

Best Lyrics: “Ain’t no angel gonna greet me/It’s just you and I my friend”

Please Forgive Me (1998)

Best Lyrics: “I got half a mind to scream out loud/I got half a mind to die/So I won’t ever have to lose you, girl/Won’t ever have to say goodbye”

If 8 Were 9 (2019)

Best Lyrics: “If 8 were 9, I would hold you/Yeah, I would rock you/I would shelter you, darling”

If 8 Were 9 Acoustic Version (2019)

Best Lyrics: “If 8 were 9, I would lift you/Lift you clear off the ground/Through the gates into morning”

The Sapling (2018)

Best Lyrics: “Though the ghosts of better days might twist my eyes/Gonna stand my ground, watch that sapling rise/Just as long as I’ve the strength, well, I’ll raise that flag”

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