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20 Totally Happy Wedding Songs

You already know that your wedding day will be among the happiest of your life. But chances are, you're in the midst of seating-chart chaos or honeymoon havoc. As always, we're here to help! Any of these these endorphin-boosting songs are sure to lift your mood. Each is also a cheery way to fill your celebration, too, either as you both walk back up the aisle post-ceremony or as a first-dance ditty.

Contributing Writer
Photography by: Mei Tao



The List

1. "Happy—From Despicable Me 2," Pharrell Williams

2. "Bye Bye Birdie," Dick Van Dyke

3. "Happiness Is You," Johnny Cash

4. "Make Someone Happy," Jimmy Durante 

5. "Don't Worry Be Happy," Bobby McFerrin

6. "You're Never Fully Dressed Without a Smile," Sia

7. "Your Smiling Face," James Taylor

8. "Smile," Vitamin C

9. "Happy Together," The Turtles

10. "Shiny Happy People," R.E.M.

11. "Make You Smile," Elle King

12. "If You Wanna Be Happy," Jimmy Soul

13. "Happy Face," Destiny's Child

14. "The Happy Song (Dum-Dum)," Otis Redding

15. "Stuck With You," Huey Lewis & The News

16. "You've Made Me So Very Happy," Blood, Sweat & Tears

17. "Everybody's Gonna Be Happy," The Kinks

18. "Walking On Sunshine," Katrina & The Waves

19. "Get Happy," Judy Garland

20. "Happy," C2C, Derek Martin


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