Every party needs a good slow dance. Here are a few of the classics mixed in with some more recent hits that are great songs to slow down to.
“Collide” by Howie Day
A great track from Howie Day, its beautiful lyrics and smooth acoustic is a great choice when it comes to slow dance songs.
“Drops of Jupiter” by Train
Not too recent but not too ancient, this song from Train is all about a man singing to a long-gone lover, wondering if she still remembers him. With nostalgic undertones, this is a slow dance song not to leave out from the playlist.
“Hey There Delilah” by The Plain White T’s
This simple song from a man to his love at a distance makes for a great slow dance song selection. Considering its popularity, everyone will sure to be singing along to this one.
“With You” by Chris Brown
Dipping more into R&B style, you can go with this hit from Chris Brown about how perfect everything is when you are with your love. A good way to slow down without necessarily losing the upbeat atmosphere.
“Never Knew I Needed” by Ne-Yo
Made famous by a recent Disney princess hit is this smooth R&B piece from Ne-yo. A great slow dance song selection, as Ne-Yo croons “you’re the best thing I never knew I needed.”
“I Will Always Love You” by Whitney Houston
A classic with multiple renditions, this song is always a good choice when it comes to slow dance songs. With heightened lyrics and drawn out melody, this passionate proclamation of love is a great tune to slow down to.
“Can’t Help Falling in Love” by Elvis Presley
Again, a classic with many renditions, this hit from the King of Rock himself is a lovely track about the irresistible sensation of love.
“I’ll Be” by Edward McCain
This, by far, is a great choice for slow dancing. With moving lyrics and a harmonious, ballad style, this song is a great backdrop for a romantic moment with your partner.
“I Swear” by John Michael Montgomery
This long-standing classic is found at weddings and parties alike. Its passionate lyrics make for a great serenade to slow dance to.
“Can You Feel the Love Tonight” by Elton John
A long-time favorite, this song made famous by the Disney movie is a great track to slow down your night with. Its lyrics and harmonies perfectly capture the aura of a romantic night.