25 Jimmy Buffett Wedding Songs

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

Jimmy Buffett Wedding Songs

Of the 25 best songs, we picked out our favorites (along with recommendations of when to play each one).

Best First Dance Song — Bigger Than the Both of Us

Best Lyrics: “You know there’s a million ways to fail/But I know this isn’t just a fairy tale/It’s a one in a million paradise/I know love is the light in your eyes”

Best Father Daughter Dance Song — Little Miss Magic

Best Lyrics: “I see a little more of me everyday/I catch a little more mustache turning gray/Your mother is the only other woman for me/Little Miss Magic, what you gonna be?”

Best Mother Son Dance Song — Happily Ever After

Best Lyrics: “Some people never find it/Some… only pretend, but me/I just want to live happily ever after every now and then”

Best Reception Song — Margaritaville 

Best Lyrics: “Wastin’ away again in Margaritaville/Searchin’ for my lost shaker of salt/Some people claim that there’s a woman to blame/But I know it’s nobody’s fault”

Jimmy Buffett Songs for Your First Dance, Father Daughter, and Mother Son Dances

The perfect tracks for your first dance and family dances.

Anything, Anytime, Anywhere (2002)

Best Lyrics: “When I’m holding you tight, you give me the power/To burn like a torch in the darkest hour/Tell me what you need/I will surely come through”

All The Ways I Want You (2002)

Best Lyrics: “These are things I know/But the facts are filtered through/All the ways that I want you/All the ways I want you”

Come Monday (1974)

Best Lyrics: “Come Monday it’ll be all right/Come Monday I’ll be holding you tight/I spent four lonely days in a brown L.A. haze/And I just want you back by my side”

La Vie Dansante (1984)

Best Lyrics: “That’s why we wander and follow La Vie Dansante/On the night wind that takes us just where we want/That’s all we want La Vie Dansante”

Blue Heaven Rendezvous (1995)

Best Lyrics: “Those crazy days and crazy ways/We never want to undo/We’ll be together now and forever/At the Blue Heaven Rendezvous”

Coast Of Carolina (2004)

Best Lyrics: “And the walls that won’t come down/We can decorate or climb or find/Some way to get around/Cause I’m still on your side/From the bottom of my heart”

On A Slow Boat To China (1982)

Best Lyrics: “Out on the briny/With the moon big and shiny/Melting your heart of stone/Honey I’d love to get you/On a slow boat to China/All by myself alone”

The Night I Painted the Sky (1995)

Best Lyrics: “Independence Day and all I remember/Was a midnight rainbow that fell from the sky/As I stand on the beach, I slowly surrender/To the child in me that can’t say goodbye”

Someday I Will (2002)

Best Lyrics: “I’m not Martin Luther King/I don’t have a dream/It’s just sometimes I know/That’s the way I’m supposed to go”

Son of a Son of a Sailor (1978)

Best Lyrics: “As the son of a son of a sailor/I went out on the sea for adventure/Expanding the view of the captain and crew/Like a man just released from indenture”

Delaney Talks To Statues (1994)

Best Lyrics: “Father, daughter/Down by the water/Shells sink, dreams float/Life’s good on our boat”

Jimmy Buffett 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.

It’s Five O’ Clock Somewhere (2003)

Best Lyrics: “And pour me somethin’ tall an’ strong/Make it a “Hurricane” before I go insane/It’s only half-past twelve but I don’t care/It’s five o’clock somewhere”

Changes in Latitudes, Changes in Attitudes (1977)

Best Lyrics: “Oh, yesterdays are over my shoulder/So I can’t look back for too long/There’s just too much to see waiting in front of me/And I know that I just can’t go wrong”

Something So Feminine About A Mandolin (1976)

Best Lyrics: “’Cause there’s somethin’ so feminine about a mandolin/The way that they feel, the way that they ring/Just to see slender fingers, movin’ so quickly/Made this boy want to sing”

Money Back Guarantee (1992)

Best Lyrics: “My love is guaranteed/You’re never going to see the end of me/I’ve got all you need”

Lovely Cruise (1977)

Best Lyrics: “These moments we’re left with/May you always remember/These moments are shared by few/There’s wind in our hair and there’s water in our shoes/Honey, it’s been a lovely cruise”

Love And Luck (1992)

Best Lyrics: “With a little love and luck you will get by/With a little love and luck we’ll take the sky/In this megalo-modern world you’ve got to try/Try a little love and luck and you’ll get by”

Down at the Lah De Dah (2020)

Best Lyrics: “Down at the Lah De Dah/There’s a perfect margarita in a Mason jar/At the end of the world in a sea of dreams/Where the ocean smiles and the seagulls scream”

Love In The Library (1994)

Best Lyrics: “She gathered her books, walked while she read/Words never spoken but so much was said/You can read all you want into this rendezvous/But it’s safer than most things that lovers can do”

A Pirate Looks At Forty (1974)

Best Lyrics: “Mother, mother ocean, I have heard you call/Wanted to sail upon your waters since I was three feet tall/You’ve seen it all, you’ve seen it all”

Six String Music (1994)

Best Lyrics: “All we really need/Is six string music/A song for me and you”

Banana Wind (1996)

Instrumental (no lyrics)

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