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20 Heartwarming Brother Sister Dance Songs

Are you planning a wedding? Are you looking for a special brother-sister wedding dance song for your big day? If so, stick around.

We have 20 song ideas for your brother-sister wedding dance. Let’s get started!

Should I Have a Sister-Brother Dance at My Wedding?


Do you and your brother or sister have a strong bond? Perhaps your brother was the person you looked up to the most while growing up. Perhaps he is the older sibling, and he guided you through life. Having a sister-brother dance is a great way of highlighting the special bond between the two of you. 

Sibling dances at weddings can be a special moment for the siblings and the whole family, so find the right songs below! If you share a favorite artist, you could pick one of their songs, or play a song from your childhood. Consider your favorite Beatles songs, country songs you both love, or your childhood favorite songs from the 90s.


Sister Brother Songs That’ll Move You and Your Guests to Tears

1. “Stand By Me” by Ben E. King

Surely you’ve heard of this song released in the 1960s. This song is a timeless classic that is still played by many around the world. What makes this song so special? Well, it sends a message of love, hope, and supporting someone who is going through difficult times. 


2. “You’ve Got A Friend in Me” by Randy Newman

This song is about having a friend that you can always rely on. It is a great option for your brother-sister wedding dance. 


3. “Lean on Me” by Bill Withers

If you’re looking for another classic for you and your sibling to dance to, “Lean on me” is a perfect choice. The song is sentimental and will show the special bond that you have with your brother or sister. 


4. “You’ve Got A Friend” by James Taylor

If you’re going to do a dancing duo with a sibling, then this song will never fail you. This is another song of true friendship and how real friends are always there for you. It will highlight the strong bond between you and your sibling who has always been a genuine friend. 


5. “When We Grow Up” by Diana Ross

You won’t regret playing this song for a brother-sister dance at your wedding. It has powerful lyrics that’ll melt your guests’ hearts: “And when we grow up, do you think we’ll see/ That I’m still like you and you’re still like me?/I might be pretty; you might grow tall /But we don’t have to change at all.”


6. “I’ll Be There” by The Jackson Five

What a lovely song! Even with someone is no longer close to you, they’ll always be there if you need them. It’s a nice way of telling your sibling that you’ll always be there for them.  


7. Count On Me” by Bruno Mars

Bruno Mars singing about always having someone to count on is a great way of letting your sibling know that they can always count on you. It’s a real tear-jerker!


8. “The Heart of Life” by John Mayer

This beautiful song is underrated with powerful lyrics that will leave you awestruck: “Fear is a friend who’s misunderstood.” Give it the recognition it deserves by using it for your siblings wedding dance. 


9. “We Are Going To Be Friends” by White Stripes

This song is about growing up together. If you and your brother or sister want to take a trip down memory lane, then this is the perfect song for you to recall those wonderful memories as you dance together in front of your friends and family. 


10. “You’re My Best Friend” by Queen 

If you’re looking for a song to dance to, with your brother or sister who is also your best friend, then this song by the famous British rock band Queen is the perfect song. Everyone will be moving along to this masterpiece.   


Fun Upbeat Brother and Sister Songs You’ll Want to Dance to at Your Wedding Party 

If you and your sibling are planning to entertain your guests with a fun dance routine, you’ll want to consider the following songs to dance to at your wedding.


11. “We Are Family” by Sister Sledge

This upbeat song is probably played at every family event. You and your sibling will have fun dancing to this song, and there is no doubt that your friends and family will also want to join you on the dance floor with this catchy song. 


12. “Happy” by Pharrell Williams 

Want a fun brother-sister dance routine for your wedding day? This soulful masterpiece is all about embracing happiness. It a good way of telling your newly wedded sibling that you are happy for them, and it is also a fun way of celebrating their marriage.  


13. “Can’t Stop the Feeling” by Justin Timberlake

It is hard to resist dancing to this legendary song. That’s why if you and your sibling didn’t plan a dance number, then you can surely wing it with this song. I’m sure all your friends and family will be entertained and will want to dance along. 


14. “Dancing Queen” by ABBA

This epic song is one of the best pop songs of all time- everyone likes to sway along to this jam! It will get people out of their seats, making your brother-sister wedding dance all the more entertaining and less awkward. 


15. Happier by Marshmello

If you have a sister whose getting married, you should consider dancing with her to this cheery tune by a famous DJ. 


16. Uptown Funk by Mark Ronson & Bruno Mars

This funky song is perfect for a choreographed brother-sister dance routine. Get ready to dance to this groovy song!


17. “Mr. Blue Sky” by  Electric Light Orchestra 

Another classic- this song never goes out of style! This uplifting vibe with its cutting-edge sounds will surely make you and your sibling’s wedding dance, even if they don’t want to. It’s almost impossible to not rock out to this historic song.  


18. “Boss of Me” by They Might Be Giants

Sitcom Fans: this song which is the theme song of Malcolm in the Middle will surely make every single one of your guests laugh. Now that you’re getting married, there is no better song to let your older sibling know that they’re no longer in charge of you.


19. I’ll Be There for You (Friends theme song) – The Rembrandts

Love the show Friends? Who doesn’t? The theme song is one of the biggest highlights of the show. Not only is it catchy, but it is a great song for brother-sister dance. 


20. Come Dancing by The Kinks

Although based on a sad story, this song is also a catchy and bouncy tune. It’s a fun song to dance to. 


Wrap Up

Now that you’ve got a lot of ideas for your brother-sister wedding dance routine, you can begin looking for a dance choreographer and DJ to play music at your wedding. Hope these sibling dance song ideas helped! 

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