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Wedding Songs: '80s Wedding Songs

Photo: KB Image Photography, Milwaukee, WI

Can't find your hot-pink scrunchie or shoulder pads? That's too bad. But you can still amp up your reception with songs from the decade that made it okay to say things like "Gag me with a spoon" and dress like The Breakfast Club.

Introduction

"Holiday" by Madonna
"Walking on Sunshine" by Katrina and The Waves
"Footloose" by Kenny Loggins

First Dance

"Take My Breath Away" by Berlin
"Take on Me" by A-Ha
"Lovesong" by The Cure

Father-Daughter Dance

"In Your Eyes" by Peter Gabriel
"Dancing on the Ceiling" by Lionel Richie
"Daddy's Girl" by Peter Cetera

Cake Cutting

"Pour Some Sugar on Me" by Def Leppard
"Sweetest Thing" by U2
"Hit Me With Your Best Shot" by Pat Benatar

Crowd Pleaser

"Love Shack" by the B-52s
"I Melt With You" by Modern English
"You Shook Me All Night Long" by AC/DC

-- Caitlin Moscatello