21 Modern Love Songs For Your First Dance

While Louis Armstrong’s rendition of “What a Wonderful World” may be one couple’s cup of tea, your personality is urging for something a bit more…modern. Who says you can’t play the songs reflected on your iPod for your first dance? Here, we’ve selected a list of great songs that aren’t only cool to groove to, they’re also great for that first dance with your true love.

1. “No One” — Alicia Keys
2. “L.O.V.E.” — Joss Stone
3. “Make You Feel My Love” — Adele
4. “Come Away with Me” — Norah Jones
5. “When You Say Nothing At All” — Allison Krauss
6. “Be Still” — Kelly Clarkson
7. “Half of my Heart” — John Mayer
8. “Better Together” — Jack Johnson
9. “Don’t Want to Miss a Thing” — Aerosmith
10. “For You” — Kenny Latimore
11. “Waited All My Life” — Raul Midon
12. “Here I Stand” — Usher
13. “Back at One” — Brian McKnight
14. “Everything” — Michael Buble
15. “Lucky” — Jason Mraz & Colbie Caillat
16. “If I Had You” — Adam Lambert
17. “Make Me Whole” — Amel Larrieaux
18. “You Had Me From Hello” — Kenny Chesney
19. “Mi Vida” — Manu Chao
20. “So High” — John Legend
21. “Spend My Life” — Eric Benet ft. Tamia