You cannot have a Nigerian wedding and not play Nigerian songs (like who does that?). Who doesn’t like to groove at a Nigerian wedding? We have picked 5 of our best wedding songs that you can play at your wedding. Let’s go there!
The type of entertainment offered at a wedding is part of the key ingredient to a successful one. If you want your guests to be happy, relaxed and dance at your wedding, then you have to provide good music.
I am a sucker for weddings (I guess that’s why I am a wedding planner) especially when it comes to wedding songs. I am saying plenty story already, let’s just get right to 7 Nigerian songs to play at your wedding.
1. Iyawo Mi by Timi Dakolo
“Iyawo Mi” by Timi Dakolo (Iyawo mi – My wife) This song encapsulates Love. The lyrics speaks about the vow of a husband o his wife. How amazing she has been, how much he loves her and his duty to always serve and care for her forever. Play this song for the couple and guests. They always enjoy it. What better place to express love than at a wedding ceremony? This song is a must at your wedding.
2. Wedding Day by 9ice
Wedding Day by 9ice: This is a classic wedding song that speaks of the preparation of the bride and groom, family members and friends. This song has a rich in Yoruba language infused with English and very groovy. This is a type of song people can vibe to as they eat at your wedding recption.
3. African Queen by 2Face (TuBaba)
African Queen by 2Face: This was the song that endeared the heart of Nigerians to 2face also called TuBaba. This song glorifies the love of his life and would make any woman’s heart smile for joy. The song also has a nostalgic feeling to it and would make your guests reminisce on old times.
4. On Top Your Matter by Wizkid
“On top your Matter” by Wizkid: This is another beautiful song to play at your wedding. It’s a perfect way to tell your bride how madly in love you are with her and that you cannot live without her. Play this and watch your guests go GAGA. It is a perfect song to bring that groovy vibe to your wedding dance floor.
5. Orente by Adekunle Gold
“Orente” by Adekunle Gold This is one of the ultimate love songs and should be played at your wedding. Want a soulful song that your guests can connect to irrespective of age or gender? This is the song. You can play this song for the first couple dance. It is sooooo romantic. Adekunle Gold should be proud of this production.
There you have it. 5 top wedding songs to play at your wedding. Which is your favorite?