Are you tired of the same old wedding songs? Are you ready to kick tradition to the curb and let your true colors shine through on your wedding day? Well, you’re in the right place, because I’ve got the ultimate list of rock songs that will make your walk down the aisle extraordinary.
From classic rock to metal, this list has something for everyone. So whether you’re a die-hard rock fan or you’re just looking for something a little different, you’re sure to find the perfect song to make your wedding day truly special.
Top 20 rock songs to walk down the aisle to:
1. “Forever” – KISS
This isn’t just a love song; it’s an anthem for eternal love. A beautiful ballad that promises love until the end of time. It’s the perfect accompaniment as you take those steps towards forever with your partner.
2. “White Wedding” – Billy Idol
This classic 80’s rock anthem is an irresistible blend of rebellious spirit and infectious energy. It’s a perfect choice for those who want to add a dash of rock ‘n’ roll coolness to their special day.
3. “All You Need Is Love” – The Beatles
This song was written by John Lennon in 1967. It is a testament to the power of love and has become an anthem for peace and unity.
4. “Say You’ll Haunt Me” – Stone Sour
This track is a beautiful declaration of undying love. The haunting melody and heartfelt lyrics make it an unforgettable choice.
5. “Smile” – Sixx: A.M.
This heartfelt love song is perfect with lyrics that are meaningful. It is sure to bring a tear to the eye.
6. “Love of My Life” – Queen
This beautiful ballad by Queen is a touching tribute to love. Freddie Mercury’s emotive vocals and Brian May’s delicate guitar work makes this an ideal song to walk off the aisle as newlyweds.
7. “Thank You” – Led Zeppelin
This song is an ode to the transformative power of love. The lyrics, “If the sun refused to shine, I would still be loving you,” encapsulated the enduring spirit of love.
8. “Love You To Death” – Type O Negative
This goth anthem is a passionate declaration of undying love, making it a fitting choice for your big day.
9. “Black Wedding” – In This Moment feat. Rob Halford
This song is a powerful blend of metal and rock, infused with hauntingly beautiful vocals featuring the legendary Rob Halford. It’s a modern twist on the traditional wedding song, perfect for those who want to make a bold statement on their big day.
10. “You” – Pretty Reckless
An acoustic love song that’s stripped down and vulnerable. It’s the ideal background for when you’re baring your soul at the altar.
11. “Unity” – Shinedown
This powerful song of unity and love. A perfect way to celebrate your union.
12. “You and Me” – Alice Cooper
This romantic ballad is all about celebrating ordinary love in an extraordinary way. It’s a beautiful reminder that love isn’t just about grand gestures but also everyday moments.
13. “Sweet Child O’ Mine” – Guns N’ Roses
A classic love song that’s all about admiring your partner and their unique qualities.
14. “Everlong” – Foo Fighters
Walking down the aisle to “Everlong” is like a promise to always be there for each other. Its lyrics about longing and memories make it a perfect pick for a rock ’n’ roll wedding.
15. “Magic Man” – Heart
This song is about falling for someone who seems almost too good to be true, like a ‘Magic Man’. It’s a great choice for couples who found love when they least expected it, and it adds a touch of magic and mystery to your wedding ceremony. The powerful vocals and enchanting lyrics make this song a memorable choice.
16. “Faithfully” – Journey
This iconic power ballad is all about staying devoted to your loved one, even when you’re physically apart. The heartfelt lyrics make it a perfect choice for couples promising to stay faithfully in love, no matter what life throws their way. It’s a timeless anthem of dedication that will surely add a touch of sentimentality and commitment to your wedding ceremony.
17. “I Was Made For Loving You” – KISS
No rock ‘n’ roll wedding playlist would be complete without this gem from the fire-breathing, larger-than-life rock gods, KISS! This is one of their biggest hits and it’s just perfect for your walk down the aisle. With its catchy melody, infectious disco-rock beat, and lyrics that scream eternal devotion, this song is all about love’s predestined nature. Paul Stanley’s vocals declare a love so deep, it’s as if it was written in the stars.
18. “Song 3” – Stone Sour
This is a powerful love song that’s all about finding that one person who makes you feel complete. With it’s passionate lyrics and powerful melody, it’s the person song to accompany your walk down the aisle.
19. “Here Comes The Sun” – The Beatles
A joyful and uplifting song to conclude your ceremony as you walk off the aisle as a newly married couple.
20. “Heroes” – David Bowie
Last but not least, we have “Heros” by the legendary David Bowie. While not traditionally seen as a love song, it tells a story of love triumphing in the face of adversity. It’s a grand, sweeping track that’s sure to add a touch of drama to your ceremony.
Of course, these are just a few suggestions. There are literally hundreds of amazing rock songs out there that would make the perfect wedding aisle walk song. So take some time to explore and find the perfect one for you.
And don’t forget, the most important thing is that you love the song and that it makes you feel good. So don’t be afraid to go off the beaten path and choose a song that’s a little bit different. After all, your wedding day is about you and your partner, so you should celebrate it in a way that’s true to you. It will make your walk down the wedding aisle absolutely unforgettable.