10 Classic Father-daughter Dance Songs


The Way You Look Tonight - Frank Sinatra

Anything by Old Blue Eyes is a crowd-pleaser.
Anything by Old Blue Eyes is a crowd-pleaser.
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Skip the sappy ballads and saccharine lyrics in favor of classic cool Frank Sinatra. The lighthearted tone of this song reflects any type of father-daughter relationship. "The Way You Look Tonight" has a timeless quality that can match the tone of a formal wedding or a modern, casual ceremony.

The faster tempo of this song allows you to show off your dancing skills, whether that's in the ballroom or swing skill set. This song is a particularly good choice for brides with older fathers, or those looking to avoid emotional moments while still maintaining a sense of tradition.