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10 Songs We Beg You Not to Play at Your Wedding


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Macarena - Los del Río
Yes, everyone's doing it, but that doesn't mean they should.
Yes, everyone's doing it, but that doesn't mean they should.
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This one has a cult following, especially for weddings, but it's suffering from overuse. Specialty dance music can get irritating (Hokey Pokey, anyone?) Unless you think your guests are going to fall asleep before the festivities are over or there are lots of kids that'll need to be entertained with intermittent nonsense, steer clear. Other specialty-dance choices to avoid at your wedding: Cha-Cha Slide, Chicken Dance and Electric Slide.