Cake Cutting Songs That Will Be a Smash at Your Wedding


Traditional wedding music is classic, but on your wedding day you’re celebrating your love and may want to create an atmosphere that speaks more to you as a couple. Your music choices are a great way to do this, but we understand that not everyone wants to stray from traditional songs during their ceremony. There are many music ideas for fun-loving couples, like picking the perfect cake cutting song, that you can incorporate in your wedding without eliminating the traditional songs you also want. Here are some cake cutting songs that we think will be smash at your wedding. Take a look and see if any go well with your personalities!

Cutting Of CakeSongs for movie lovers

  • Be Our Guest from Disney’s Beauty and the Beast
  • The Jaws Theme Song (perfect for right before you get a faceful of cake)

Songs with a funny twist

  • Cuts Like A Knife by Bryan Adams
  • Hit Me With Your Best Shot by Pat Benatar
  • Hungry Eyes by Eric Carmen
  • Yummy Yummy Yummy by Ohio Express

Songs with a “sweet” sound

  • Candy Girl by Jackson 5
  • I Want Candy originally by Bow Wow Wow
  • Cups & Cakes by Spinal Tap
  • Cut The Cake by Average White Band
  • Pour Some Sugar On Me by Def Leppard

Songs that are sweet and sentimental

  • How Sweet It Is (To Be Loved By You) by Taylor James
  • Sugar Sugar by The Archies
  • I Can’t Help Myself (Sugar Pie Honey Bunch) by Four Tops

Another song you can play during your cake cutting is the runner-up first dance song. If you’re finding it difficult to decide between two great songs, consider if one would work well for this part of your reception. For more song ideas to help you personalize your wedding, contact Wiley Entertainment today!
Photo Credit: Kakes By Karen / Photo by Austin Trenholm