75 Best Songs About Marriage That Perfectly Describe Your Deep Love

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Love is such a deep, ineffable feeling.

Sometimes the only way to accurately express how you feel is through art and music, so it's no surprise that there are some lovely songs about marriage that capture the feeling perfectly.

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Love is so unique and so specific to the people involved that it’s astounding when someone else’s art about love can resonate so deeply within you. But it happens!

Whether you’re picking out the song for your first dance, or just want to show your spouse how you feel, there are some songs spanning a plethora of genres about everlasting love and marriage to help you get your feelings across.

Here are 75 of the best songs about marriage to show your spouse how deep your love runs.

1. “Love & Marriage” — Frank Sinatra

"Love and marriage, love and marriage
They go together like the horse and carriage."

2. “Wedding Song” — Bob Dylan

"I love you more than ever, more than time and more than love
I love you more than money and more than the stars above."

3. “January Wedding” — The Avett Brothers

"She's talkin' to me with her voice
Down so low I barely hear her
But I know what she's sayin'
I understand because my heart and hers are the same
And in January we're gettin' married."

4. “Wouldn’t It Be Nice” — The Beach Boys

"Wouldn't it be nice if we could wake up
In the morning when the day is new?
And after having spent the day together
Hold each other close the whole night through."

5. “Hawaiian Wedding Song” — Elvis Presley

"Here and now dear
All my love
I vow dear
Promise me that you will leave me never
I will love you longer than forever."

6. “Marry You” — Bruno Mars

"It's a beautiful night, we're looking for something dumb to do
Hey baby, I think I wanna marry you
Is it the look in your eyes or is it this dancing juice?
Who cares, baby, I think I wanna marry you."

7. “Marry Me” — Train

"Together can never be close enough for me
To feel like I am close enough to you
You wear white and I'll wear out the words I love you
And you're beautiful
Now that the wait is over
And love and has finally showed her my way
Marry me
Today and every day."

8. “Wedding Song” — Jaymison

"Walked it out and said our lines
Who'd have thought it'd be for life
Don't slow it down, just keep it comin' honey
I get could lost in those eyes."

9. “Wedding Song” — Anaïs Mitchell

"Lover, when I sing my song
All the rivers sing along
And they're gonna break their banks for me
To lay their gold around my feet
All a-flashing in the pan, all to fashion for your hand
The rivers gonna give us the wedding bands."

10. “Wasn’t Expecting That” — Jamie Lawson

"It was only a smile but my heart, it went wild
And I wasn't expecting that
Just a delicate kiss, anyone could've missed
I wasn't expecting that."

11. “Marry You” — Eric Clapton & BB King

"I'm falling in love with you
You make all my dreams come true
I'm falling in love with you
I wanna marry you
Isn't that what you want too?"

12. “Stay With You” — John Legend

"We've been together for a while now
We're growing stronger everyday now
It feels so good and there is no doubt
I will stay with you as each morning brings sunrise
And the flowers bloom in springtime
On my love you can rely
And I'll stay with you."

13. “I Choose You” — Sara Bareilles

"Let the bough break, let it come down crashing
Let the sun fade out to a dark sky
I can't say I'd even notice it was absent
Cause I could live by the light in your eyes."

14. “Wedding Bell” — Beach House

"I chose ya
You're ringing the only wedding bell
And we're swimming the seas we know
So well I tried to stay alive
In our beds, in our heads
Oh, but your wish is my command."

15. “Marry Me” — No Doubt

"My vintage disposition
My sincere architecture
And I want to cook him dinner
But I'm more indecisive than ever
And who believes in forever?
Who will be the one to marry me?"

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16. “Wedding Vows” — Jamie Foxx

"As I take your hand
I pledge to be your man
I vow to love to hold to cherish
And never disrespect the love we share

I'll be honest I can not lie
There'll be real good days
There'll be some bad times
I'll be standing right beside you my sweet baby
With the love of mine."

17. “Grow Old With Me” — John Lennon

"Spending our lives together
Man and wife together
World without end
World without end."

18. “Let’s Get Married” — The Bleachers

"I'm gonna look good for you, honey
Get my myself together, spend you all of my money, yeah
I know it's hard enough to love me
But I woke up in a safe house singing, 'Honey, let's get married.'"

19. “Marry Song” — Band of Horses

"I'll marry my lover in a place to admire, I don't
Have to even ask her, I can look in her eyes and thank God
That I am forgiven, or thank all of my friends
To say I've been true, or they've forgotten."

20. “Wedding Song” — Tracy Chapman

"For you I don the veil
By your light
Others pale by comparison
I place my faith in love
My fate in this communion."

21. “With This Ring” — The Platters

"They used to call me the wanderer
Who never wanted to settle down, yeah
But I'll tell you, baby
I wander no more, got to stay around 'cause
With this ring I promise I'll always love you, always love you."

22. “Today” — Joshua Radin

"You are the one
I've been waiting for today.
And here comes the sun
It's been beating more today."

23. “(Today I Met) The Boy I’m Gonna Marry” — Darlene Love

"Today I met the boy I'm gonna marry
He's all I wanted all my life and even more
He smiled at me and the music started playing
Here comes the bride when he walked through the door."

24. “Marry Me” — Meghan Trainor

"A fancy wedding's not for me
Won't you marry me, marry me today?
'Cause I love you
Wanna give you my whole life
And you love me
You say you want me as your wife."

25. “From the Ground Up” — Dan & Shay

"And we'll build this love from the ground up
Now 'til forever it's all of me, all of you
Just take my hand
And I'll be the man your dad hoped that I'd be."

26. “Let’s Get Married” — Jagged Edge

"When I think about all these years we put in this relationship
Who knew we'd make it this far?
When I think about where we would I be if we were to just fall apart
And I just can't stand the thought of leaving you."

27. “Marry You” — Diamond Platnumz

"And when you talk to me
I hear the angels
I can hear them sing
I have the sound of our eternity
I am blessed to be your man this much is true
And all that I am I will happily
Give to you baby If you take me, ooh girl
See forever something that I just can't do
No, No without you."

28. “Say You Won’t Let Go” — James Arthur

"I knew I loved you then
But you'd never know
'Cause I played it cool when I was scared of letting go
I know I needed you
But I never showed
But I wanna stay with you until we're grey and old
Just say you won't let go."

29. “From This Moment On” — Shania Twain

"I give my hand to you with all my heart
I can't wait to live my life with you I can't wait to start
You and I will never be apart
My dreams came true because of you."

30. “Tie It Up” — Kelly Clarkson

"First date first kiss
We were checkin' off the list
Then you were gettin' down on your knee
And you didn't have to guess
It was always a yes
Now there's two less fish in the sea."

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31. “Archie, Marry Me” — Alvvays

"During the summer take me sailing out on the Atlantic
I won't set my sights on other seas, there is no need to panic
So honey take me by the hand and we can sign some papers
Forget the invitations, floral arrangements and bread makers."

32. “Adore You” — Miley Cyrus

"I love lying next to you
I could do this for eternity,
You and me, were meant to be in holy matrimony
God knew exactly what he was doing
When he led me to you."

33. “Marry Me” — Jason Derulo

"105 is the number that comes to my head
When I think of all the years I wanna be with you
Wake up every morning with you in my bed
That's precisely what I plan to do."

34. “How Long Will I Love You?” — Ellie Goulding

"How long will I love you?
As long as stars are above you
And longer if I can
How long will I need you?
As long as the seasons need to
Follow their plan."

35. “Could I Have This Dance?” — Amy Grant

"I'll always remember,
the song they were playing,
The first time we danced and I knew
As we swayed to the music,
and held to each other,
I fell in love with you."

36. “Marriage Bureau Rendezvous” — 10cc

"Well I've been lookin' after number one
For too long
And it seemed that love was passing me by
So I thought I better do something about it
And that's why I'm sittin' here
Lookin' cross the table at you."

37. “You’re Still The One” — Orleans

"You're still the one I want to talk to in bed
Still the one that turns my head
We're still having fun, and you're still the one."

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38. “Wedding Song (There Is Love)” — Noel Paul Stookey

"Oh, a man shall leave his mother, and a woman leave her home.
They will travel on to where the two will be as one.
As it was in the beginning, is now until the end,
Woman draws her life from man and gives it back again
And there is love. Oh, there's love."

39. “Good Day For Marrying You” — Dave Barnes

"Baby, the sun is shinin'
Dogwoods are comin' in bloom
Put on your white dress
Yeah 'cause, oh baby, it's a good day for marrying you."

40. “Amazed” — Lonestar

"The smell of your skin
The taste of your kiss
The way you whisper in the dark
Your hair all around me
Baby, you surround me
You touch every place in my heart."

41. “Beautiful In My Eyes” — Joshua Kadison

"You're my piece of mind,
in this crazy world.
You're everything I've tried to find,
your love is a pearl."

42. “Marry Me A Little” — Stephen Sondheim

"Marry me a little,
Love me just enough.
Cry, but not too often,
Play, but not too rough.
Keep a tender distance
so we'll both be free.
That's the way it ought to be."

43. “Marry Me” — Betty Who

"I remember the moment I looked in your eyes
And I saw you and me growing old
You were waiting for me
So I guess they were right
When you know, you know
You think that we're meant to be
So I'm like, do you wanna marry me?"

44. "Can't Help Falling In Love" — Elvis Presley

"Wise men say
Only fools rush in
But I can't help falling in love with you
Shall I stay?
Would it be a sin
If I can't help falling in love with you?"

45. “Make You Feel My Love” — Bob Dylan

"I know you haven't made your mind up yet
But I would never do you wrong
I've known it from the moment that we met
No doubt in my mind where you belong."

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46. “Let’s Get Married” — The Proclaimers

"Let's get married
I love you and I want to stay with you
Let's get married
Have kids and grow old and grey with you
Let's get married
Hold hands, walk in the park."

47. “The Luckiest” — Ben Folds

"And where was I before the day
That I first saw your lovely face?
Now I see it every day
And I know
That I am the luckiest."

48. “First Day of My Life” — Bright Eyes

"Yours was the first face that I saw
I think I was blind before I met you
And I don't know where I am, I don't know where I've been
But I know where I want to go
And so I thought I'd let you know
Yeah, these things take forever, I especially am slow
But I realized that I need you
And I wondered if I could come home."

49. “Do You Remember?” — Jack Johnson

"Do you remember when we first met? I sure do
It was some time in early September
You were lazy about it, you made me wait around
I was so crazy about you, I didn't mind."

50. “Lucky” — Jason Mraz & Colbie Caillet

"Boy, I hear you in my dreams
I feel your whisper across the sea
I keep you with me in my heart
You make it easier when life gets hard."

51. “Perfect” — Ed Sheeran

"'Cause we were just kids when we fell in love
Not knowing what it was
I will not give you up this time
But darling, just kiss me slow, your heart is all I own
And in your eyes, you're holding mine."

52. “Love Will Keep Us Together” — Captain & Tennille

"Love will keep us together
Think of me babe, whenever
Some sweet-talking girl comes along, singing her song
Don't mess around, you've just got to be strong, just stop
'Cause I really love you, stop
I'll be thinking of you
Look in my heart and let love keep us together."

53. “Take My Hand” — Emily Hackett

"I've never really know what love is
But whatever it is, I feel it in your kiss
You waltzed in like somebody planned it all
I feel right where I belong
My knees are weak
My heart is strong."

54. “The Secret Marriage” — Sting

"The secret marriage never can be broken
No earthly church has ever blessed our union
No state has ever granted us permission
No family bond has ever made us two
No company has ever earned commission."

55. “The Story” — Brandi Carlile

"I climbed across the mountain tops
Swam all across the ocean blue
I crossed all the lines and I broke all the rules
But baby, I broke them all for you
Oh, because even when I was flat broke
You made me feel like a million bucks
You do, and I was made for you."

56. “Let’s Stay Together” — Al Green

"I'm, I'm so in love with you
Whatever you want to do
Is alright with me
'Cause you make me feel so brand new
And I want to spend my life with you."

57. “Marriage” — The Descendants

"So you know what I think about you
Do you know that my speed is you?
I know I want you to be my wife
And stay with me the rest of your life."

58. “Keep On Loving You” — REO Speedwagon

"And I meant every word I said
When I said that I love you
I meant that I love you forever

And I'm gonna keep on lovin' you
Cause it's the only thing I wanna do
I don't wanna sleep
I just wanna keep on lovin' you."

59. “A Thousand Years” — Christina Perri

"I have died every day waiting for you
Darling, don't be afraid
I have loved you for a thousand years
I'll love you for a thousand more."

60. “Lost In This Moment” — Big and Rich

"All the wonderful words in my head I've been thinkin'
You know I wanna say 'em all just right
I lift your veil and angels start singing
Such a heavenly sight, yeah."

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61. “We’ve Only Just Begun” — Carpenters

"We've only just begun to live
White lace and promises
A kiss for luck and we're on our way
We've only begun."

62. “What Other Guy” — Adam Cohen

"I know what you look like in the morning
Your kisses are soft and warm
I can draw you with my eyes closed
Seen you with nothing on but the radio."

63. “Forever” — Ben Harper

"People spend so much time
Every single day
Runnin' 'round all over town
Givin' their forever away
But no not me, I won't let my forever roam
And now I hope I can find my forever home
So give me your forever
Please your forever
Not a day less will do, from you."

64. “At Last” — Etta James

"At last
My love has come along
My lonely days are over
And life is like a song."

65. “Still Into You” — Paramore

"Can't count the years on one hand that we've been together
I need the other one to hold you
Make you feel, make you feel better
It's not a walk in the park to love each other
But when our fingers interlock, can't deny, can't deny, you're the worth it."

66. “Wedding Song” — Yeah Yeah Yeahs

"With every breath I breathe
I'm making history
With your name on my lips
The ages fall to bits."

67. “Marry Me” — St. Vincent

"Many people wanna make money, make love
Make friends, make peace with death
But most mainly wanna win the game
They came to win, they want to come out ahead
But you, you're a rock with a heart
Like a socket I can plug into at will
And will you guess when I come around next?
I hope your open sign is blinking still."

68. “This Will Be (An Everlasting Love)” — Natalie Cole

"Loving you is some kind of wonderful
Because you showed me just how much you care
You've given me the thrill of a lifetime
And made me believe you've got more thrills to spare, oh!
This will be an everlasting love
Oh, yes it will now!"

69. “Marry Me” — Dolly Parton

"He's real smart with a real big heart
And he's gonna marry me
He's gonna marry me
And we're gonna go to town
We're gonna buy some real good car
And we're gonna drive around
We'll hold hands an' touch 'n' hug
He talks so sweet to me
Cause he knows a lot about love and stuff
And he's gonna marry me."

70. “Together Forever” — Rick Astley

"A power I just can't deny
It's never changing
Can't you hear me, I'm saying
I want you for the rest of my life
Together forever and never to part
Together forever we two."

71. “(Simply) The Best” — Tina Turner

"Give me a life time of promises and a world of dreams
Speak the language of love like you know what it means
Mm, and it can't be wrong, take my heart and make it strong, babe
You're simply the best, better than all the rest
Better than anyone, anyone I ever met."

72. “You Never Can Tell” — Chuck Berry

"It was a teenage wedding, and the old folks wished them well
You could see that Pierre did truly love the mademoiselle
And now the young monsieur and madame have rung the chapel bell
"C'est la vie", say the old folks, it goes to show you never can tell."

73. “To The Aisle” — The Five Satins

"You may start with a simple conversation
My darling, please put me on trial
She says, yes and your heart starts beating
While each step, draws you closer to the aisle."

74. “I Do, I Do, I Do, I Do, I Do” — ABBA

"Love me or leave me, make your choice but believe me
I love you
I do, I do, I do, I do, I do
I can't conceal it, don't you see, can't you feel it?
Don't you too?"

75. “Chapel of Love” — The Dixie Cups

"Spring is here, the sky is blue, whoa-oh-oh
Birds all sing as if they knew
Today's the day we'll say, "I do"
And we'll never be lonely anymore."

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Colleen Fogarty is a writer who covers self-care, astrology, and relationship topics.