Best 40s Wedding Songs

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Song Artist Genre iTunes
A Night in Tunisia Dizzy Gillespie
40s
A Tree In The Meadow Margaret Whiting
40s
Ac-Cent-Tchu-Ate The Positive Bing Crosby & The Andrew Sisters
40s
Again Doris Day
40s
Amapola (Pretty Little Poppy) Jimmy Dorsey
40s
Amor Xavier Cugat & His Orchestra
40s
Anniversary Song Al Jolson
40s
Artistry in Rhythm Stan Kenton
40s
As Time Goes By Dooley Wilson
40s
Auld Lang Syne Guy Lombardo
40s
Baby, It’s Cold Outside Margaret Whiting & Johnny Mercer
40s
Ballerina Vaughn Monroe
40s
Be Careful It’s My Heart Bing Crosby
40s
Besame Mucho Jimmy Dorsey
40s
Black, Brown and Beige Duke Ellington
40s
Body and Soul Coleman Hawkins
40s
Boogie Chillen John Lee Hooker
40s
Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy The Andrews Sisters
40s
Brazil Xavier Cugat & His Orchestra
40s
Buttons And Bows Dinah Shore
40s
Caldonia Louis Jordan & His Tympany Five
40s
Chattanooga Choo Choo Glen Miller
40s
Chattanoogie Shoe Shine Boy Red Foley
40s
Cruising Down The River Blue Barron
40s
Daddy Sammy Kaye
40s
Day By Day Frank Sinatra
40s
Dear Hearts And Gentle People Dinah Shore
40s
Dearly Beloved Rita Hayworth
40s
Doin’ What Comes Natur’lly Dinah Shore
40s
Don’t Sit Under The Apple Tree Glenn Miller Orchestra
40s
Elmer’s Tune Glenn Miller Orchestra
40s
Five Minutes More Frank Sinatra
40s
Flying Home Lionel Hampton
40s
Foggy Mountain Breakdown Earl Scruggs
40s
Frenesi Artie Shaw
40s
G.I. Jive Louis Jordan & His Tympany Five
40s
Get Your Kicks On Route 66 Nat King Cole
40s
God Bless the Child Billie Holiday
40s
Good Rockin’ Tonight Wynonie Harris
40s
Green Eyes Jimmy Dorsey
40s
Groovin’ High Dizzy Gillespie
40s
I Can Dream, Can’t I? The Andrews Sisters
40s
I Don’t Want To Set The World On Fire The Ink Spots
40s
I Love You For Sentimental Reasons Nat King Cole
40s
I Love You Truly Bing Crosby
40’s
I’ll Be Seeing You Frank Sinatra & Tommy Dorsey and His Orchestra
40s
I’ll Dance At Your Wedding Buddy Clark & Ray Noble & His Orchestra
40s
I’ll Get By (As Long as I Have You) Dick Haymes
40s
I’ll Never Smile Again Tommy Dorsey
40s
I’ll Walk Alone Dinah Shore
40s
I’m Beginning To See The Light Harry James Orchestra
40s
I’m Looking Over A Four-Leaf Clover Art Mooney
40s
I’m Making Believe Ella Fitzgerald and The Ink Spots
40s
Imagination Glenn Miller Orchestra
40s
In a Sentimental Mood Duke Ellington
40s
In The Blue of Evening Frank Sinatra and Tommy Dorsey
40s
In The Mood Glen Miller
40s
Is You Is Or Is You Ain’t (My Baby) Louis Jordan
40s
I’ve Got My Love To Keep Me Warm Les Brown And His Orchestra
40s
I’ve Heard That Song Before Harry James
40s
Jersey Bounce Benny Goodman
40s
Jingle, Jangle, Jingle Kay Kyser And His Orchestra
40s
Jukebox Saturday Night Glenn Miller Orchestra
40s
La Vie En Rose Edith Piaf
40s
Lover Man (Oh Where Can He Be) Billie Holiday
40s
Maria Elena Jimmy Dorsey
40s
Moonlight Cocktail Glenn Miller Orchestra
40s
My Dreams Are Getting Better All the Time Les Brown
40s
Nature Boy Nat King Cole
40s
Near You Francis Craig Orchestra
40s
New San Antonio Rose Bob Wills and His Texas Playboys
40s
Nuages Django Reinhardt
40s
Oh! What It Seemed To Be Frank Sinatra
40s
Only Forever Bing Crosby
40s
Opus One Tommy Dorsey
40s
Paper Doll The Mills Brothers
40s
Peg O’ My Heart Buddy Clark
40s
Pennsylvania 6-5000 Glenn Miller
40s
Prisoner Of Love Perry Como
40s
Rag Mop Ames Brothers
40s
Round About Midnight Thelonius Monk
40s
Rum And Coca-Cola The Andrews Sisters
40s
Sentimental Journey Les Brown Band
40s
Sleepy Lagoon Harry James
40s
Solo Flight Charlie Christian & Benny Goodman Orchestra
40s
Some Enchanted Evening Ezio Pinza
40s
Stardust Artie Shaw
40s
String Of Pearls Glen Miller
40s
Sunday, Monday or Always Bing Crosby
40s
Symphony Benny Goodman And His Orchestra
40s
Take The A Train Duke Ellington
40s
That’s My Desire Sammy Kaye
40s
The Breeze And I Jimmy Dorsey
40s
The Old Lamp-Lighter Sammy Kaye
40s
There! I’ve Said It Again Vaughn Monroe
40s
This Land Is Your Land Woody Guthrie
40s
Till The End Of Time Perry Como
40s
To Each His Own Eddy Howard
40s
Tuxedo Junction Glenn Miller
40s
Twelfth Street Rag Pee Wee Hunt
40s
When You Wish Upon A Star Cliff Edwards
40s
You Made Me Love You (I Didn’t Want To Do It) Harry James And His Orchestra
40s
Zip-a-Dee-Doo-Dah James Baskett
40s

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