Top Wedding Hits Guaranteed To Get The Crowd Going

Because an empty dance floor is ever couple’s worst nightmare…

It’s no secret that Irish wedding guests love to party! And the band is one of the first suppliers to be snapped up by many couples after they have booked their chosen venue.

We caught up with the renowned Harlequin Wedding Band to pick their brains on some of the most epic floor-fillers for your celebration.

With a repertoire of over 10,000 songs ranging from pop and jazz to rock, these experts sure know their stuff! Not to mention their list of past wedding performances for a host of A-list celebrities including David Beckham, TV3’s Lisa Cannon, Frank Lampard and more. Now, that’s pretty impressive!

Here are Harlequin’s top 20 songs that are guaranteed to keep your dance floor rocking all night long.


  • Thunderstruck – ACDC
  • Black Betty – Ram Jam
  • Sweet Child O’ Mine – Guns N’ Roses
  • Mr Brightside – The Killers
  • Sex on Fire – Kings of Leon

Sing Along Songs

  • Teenage Dirtbag – Wheatus
  • Africa – Toto
  • Let’s Dance – David Bowie
  • Proud Mary – Tina Turner
  • The Day We Caught The Train – Ocean Coloured Scene


  • Locked Out Of Heaven – Bruno Mars
  • Happy – Pharrell Williams
  • Sing – Ed Sheeran
  • Take My Hand – Picture This
  • Uptown Funk – Bruno Mars ft. Mark Ronson

Unusual Hits

  • Unchained Melody – Righteous Brothers
  • Take On Me – a-Ha
  • I Would Be So Good For You – Theme Song Minder
  • Waiting For A Start To Fall – Boy Meets Girl
  • Thunder Road – Bruce Springsteen

2016’s Most Requested Song

  • Can’t Stop The Feeling – Justin Timberlake

Oldie On The Comeback

  • Hold Me Now – Johnny Logan

For more details on booking Harlequin Wedding Band for your big day, visit their website at or check out their Facebook page now.

Ciara Moore

Ciara Moore is the Blog Editor & Social Media Manager at WeddingDates HQ. Anything you want to know about weddings and what is on trend - she's your woman!

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