20 first dance songs for your wedding that won’t make you cringe. Promise.

There's not even a sniff of Michael Bublé...

Choosing your perfect first dance song is not an easy task. This is a track, a three minute moment where all of your friends and family have to watch you swaying (hopefully not too awkwardly) on the dancefloor, could well be one of the defining moments of your big day. No pressure, right?

So who better than Sarah-Jane Crawford, BBC Radio 1Xtra DJ, RedCarpetGreenDiet blogger and all-round cool girl, to help give us some wedding song ideas that are oh so lovely, but not totally cringe?

Plus, if that wasn’t enough, we’ve got the details on what 10 celebrity couples chose to dance to on their big day.

Sarah-Jane Crawford’s First Dance Song Suggestions…

Jon B, They Don’t Know
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Np3o9wzgw88
Luther Vandross, So Amazing
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZDvJZQbinfg
Sade, By Your Side
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C8QJmI_V3j4
Maxwell, Ascension 
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y91V1iDmNto
David Bowie, Heroes
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jBuwC4VJi50
Alina Baraz & Galimatias, Show Me
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SDugIEoFU9M
Adele, Make You Feel My Love
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0put0_a–Ng
Lauryn Hill ft D’Angelo, Nothing Even Matters
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TzEq3qMLToM
Sleeping At Last, Chasing Cars
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L2URIAPegF4
James Bay, Running
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DBsGWwSZpcY

The first dance songs that celebrity couples chose…

Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux: Sia, Chandelier

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West: Etta James, At Last, mixed with These Arms of Mine and Try a Little Tenderness by Otis Redding

Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel: Donny Hathaway, A Song For You 

The Duke and Duchess Of Cambridge: Ellie Goulding, Your Song 

Kate Moss and Jamie Hince: Roxy Music, If There Is Something

Beyoncé and Jay-Z: Their very own, Crazy in Love 

Barack and Michelle Obama: Stevie Wonder, You And I 

Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan: Green Day, Last Night On Earth

Fergie and Josh Duhamel: The Rolling Stones, Sweethearts Together

David and Victoria Beckham: The Starlight Orchestra, It Had To Be You

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