43 Songs to Play While You Cut the Cake!

cake cutting songs to play while cutting wedding cakeOk, so probably not one of the top things on your list, but it’s a fun one! Let’s talk about songs to play while you cut your wedding cake! You could go with a classic such as “How Sweet It Is” by James Taylor or something a bit more modern like “Yummy” by Justin Bieber. Whatever you choose, remember to have fun with it!

{top photo credits: photo: Mary Costa Photography | cake: Flouring as seen in this Pop-Up Wedding}

Do you play music while cutting the cake?

Yes! Although, it’s truly up to you, you don’t have to but we love music and really feel like it sets the mood, so have some fun with this one!

The Best Songs to Play While You Cut Your Wedding Cake

We’ve rounded up 43 fun, romantic and playful songs to play while you cut your cake – something from every genre as well! And as always we have this playlist on our Green Wedding Shoes Spotify account, so feel free to listen to it there as well!

cut the cake songs for your wedding with couple and cakephoto: Dearly Beloved Photography | cake: Sam Samm Custom Cakes from this Modern Spring Wedding Inspiration With the Pantone Color of The Year


Best Cake Cutting Songs to Play at Your Wedding

1. How Sweet It Is (To Be Loved By You) – James Taylor
2. Sugar, Sugar – The Archies
3. A Kiss to Build a Dream On – Louis Armstrong
4. Lovely Day – Bill Withers
5. God Only Knows – The Beach Boys
6. Love and Marriage – Frank Sinatra
7. Sweet Caroline – Neil Diamond
8. Days Like This – Van Morrison
9. How Sweet It Is (To Be Loved By You) – Marvin Gaye
10. You Make My Dreams (Come True) – Hall & Oates
11. Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This) – Eurythmics
12. Pour Some Sugar on Me – Def Leoppard
13. Hit Me With Your Best Shot – Pat Benatar
14. You’re My Best Friend – Queen
15. Sugar – Maroon 5
16. Love You Madly – Cake
17. Lips Like Sugar – Echo & The Bunnymen
18. Sweet Disposition – The Temper Trap
19. Lucky – Jason Mraz, Colbie Caillat
20. Cake By The Ocean – DNCE
21. You & Me – Dave Matthews Band
22. Sugar, We’re Goin Down – Fall Out Boy
23. Sweet Nothing – Calvin Harris feat Florence Welch
24. This is What You Came For – Calvin Harris feat Rihanna
25. Cake – Flo Rida & 99 Percent
26. Love on Top – Beyoncé
27. Sweet Life – Frank Ocean
28. Watermelon Sugar – Harry Styles
29. Something Just Like This – The Chainsmokers and Coldplay
30. Yummy – Justin Beieber
31. Ice Cream – BLACKPINK with Selena Gomez
32. ily (i love you baby) – Surf Mesa and Emilee
33. I can’t Get Enough – Benny Blanco, J Balvin, Tainy and Selena Gomez
34. The Best Day – Taylor Swift
35. Sweet Creature – Harry Styles
36. A Sky Full of Stars – Coldplay
37. Make It Sweet – Old Dominion
38. Sweetheart – Thomas Rhett
39. Sweet Thing – Keith Urban
40. Sweetest Thing – U2
41. Cut the Cake – Average White Band
42. Ho Hey – Lumineers
43. Stuck Like Glue – Sugarland

Listen to our Cut The Cake Song Playlist on Spotify!


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