Our Top 10 Groom and Mother Dance Songs

The Groom and Mother dance will always hold a special place in a mother’s heart. A mother’s little boy all grown up and starting a new family is a scary but a wonderful moment. It is a great knowing you have done a great job and made a brave, honest, and smart young man who can go out in this would and start a family.  It is great to see the beauty and joy in a mother’s eyes when dancing with her son. The song you choose will be remembered for years to come. Register for a NJ Rock The Aisle Bridal Show to pick your perfect DJ! We have put together our top 10 favorite mother and groom dance songs we hope will inspire you. 



1. All You Need Is Love by The Beatles

The Beatles are a crowd favorite and you can never go wrong with them. This song completely encapsulates the importance of love. During a wedding this is the best message one could receive. 

2. Over the Rainbow by Israel Kamakawiwoʻole

This medley of Somewhere over the Rainbow and What a Wonderful World is a soothing sweet lullaby that will be perfect for any groom and his mother. 

3.  You are the Sunshine of my Life by Stevie Wonder

“You are the sunshine of my life. That’s why I’ll always be around, you are the apple of my eye, forever you’ll stay in my heart.” What inspiring lyrics for a song. No matter how old a son will always be the light of a mother’s world. This song will surly bring a smile to anyone who is listening. 

4. A Song for Mama by Boyz II Men

This song was written special for all the moms out there. The vocals are pure and the lyrics are true making this song too  perfect for a groom and mother dance. 


5. I’ll Be there by Michael Jackson

Truer words have never been said. A mother will always be there for her son no matter what the situation. It is a classic song that we all know performed by the great Michael Jackson.   

6. How Sweet It Is (To Be Loved By You) by James Taylor

It is sweet to be loved, especially the love of a mother. This James Taylor folk song has perfect lyrics for a mother and groom dance. As soon as you hear it you just want to run over and give your mother a big bear hug. 

7. He Gets It From Me by Reba McEntire

We are our parents, especially our mothers. This songs is all about that. All mothers can relate to this song when they hear it because it is o true. 

8. Thank You For Loving Me by Bon Jovi

Thank You, sometimes we do not say it enough. The mother and groom dance is a perfect opportunity to show some love. Mothers do so much for their sons and this will be a wonderful thank you fora groom to give to their mother on their wedding day. 

9. You Raise Me Up by Josh Groban

Ever since childhood a boy will always look to his mother for inspiration, a mother will always raise you up. She will never let you fall or fail and will make sure you are the best person you can be. Making this song perfect for your wedding day. 

10. Ill Always love my Mama by The Intruders

We need to praise our mothers, shout from the mountain tops how much we love them because without them we would not be as great of people as we are. 

Don’t forget to register for a NJ Rock The Aisle Bridal Show to make sure your special night is full of awesome tunes that keep everyone on their feet!