Nigerian Songs for Your Wedding Playlist

So it’s just a few months to your wedding, but you still have not figured
out a playlist for your big day. Don’t panic. In fact, you’re not the only
one struggling to find wedding songs.

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Since Nigerian music evolved, a lot of wedding receptions have adopted Nigerian songs into whole playlists. Not only are they romantic, but they are also in themes and language the Nigerian couple can relate to. Also, non-Nigerians enjoy this music because of the exquisite sound, beats and the aura it brings. If you were ever wondering what sort of Nigerian songs you can play at your wedding, here are some suggestions:

Slow Tempo Music

When all the religious activities are over, all everyone wants to do is to eat and then party. Here is a list of slow music for the couple to dance to before guests join them on the dancefloor:

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  • Pana – Tekno
  • Tonight- Nonso Amadi
  • Ife wa gbona – Tiwa Savage featuring Leo Wonder
  • Ada Ada – Flavour
  • I was made for you – Banky W
  • All I want is You – Banky W featuring Chidima
  • No one Like You – P Square
  • Aduke – Tjan
  • Iyawo Mi – Timi Dakolo
  • Always Pray For You – Nosa
  • Never Far Away – Lagbaja and Ego
  • Jombo – Kiss Daniel
  • I Do – Simi
  • Odoo- Wizkid
  • Always On My Mind – Nosa
  • Romantic – Korede Bello featuring Tiwa Savage
  • Orente – Adekunle Gold
  • Romeo And Juliet – Johnny Drille


The dance floor is set, and it’s time for the couple and their well-wishers to get down. Here are options you can add to your playlist to keep the party rocking:

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  • Woju – Kiss Daniel
  • Mama – Kiss Daniel
  • All Over – Tiwa Savage
  • Sofa- Kiss Daniel
  • Yeba- Kiss Daniel
  • Fall- Davido
  • My Darling – Tiwa Savage
  • If- Davido
  • Owambe – Simi
  • Duro – Tekno
  • In My Bed – Wizkid
  • Iskaba – Wande Coal
  • Igbeyawo – Oritse Femi
  • Ekuro – Davido
  • Today Today – Eldee
  • Without My Heart- Tiwa Savage
  • Fine Lady – Lynxx featuring Wizkid
  • Love Me – Tiwa Savage
  • Bosi Gbangba – Eldee
  • Pakurumo – Wizkid
  • Laye – Kiss Daniel
Written by Ojatula Opeyemi