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The 36 Best Wedding Cake Cutting Songs

On the hunt for your wedding cake cutting song? Here are a few sugary sweet tracks that’ll fit the bill.

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Trying to nail the soundtrack to the sweetest moment of your wedding reception? Well good news, you’ve got plenty of options when it comes to choosing your wedding cake cutting song. Sure, you could go with a cute, romantic track like Bruno Mars’ “Just The Way You Are” or Jack Johnson’s “Better Together”, but why not cut the cake to something a little more thematic? There are plenty of sugar-related songs that would fit perfectly with your wedding cake cutting. This list of wedding songs spans eras and genres, giving you lots to choose from.

Here are the 36 best wedding cake cutting songs.


  • Sugar - Maroon 5
  • Sugar - Stevie Wonder
  • Sugar Dumpling - Sam Cooke
  • Sugar, Sugar - The Archies
  • Sugar, You - Oh Honey
  • I Want a Little Sugar in My Bowl - Nina Simone
  • I Can’t Help Myself (Sugar Pie, Honey Bunch) - The Four Tops
  • Lips Like Sugar - Echo & The Bunnymen
  • Pour Some Sugar on Me - Def Leppard


  • How Sweet It Is (To Be Loved by You) - Marvin Gaye
  • Sweet Dreams - Eurythmics
  • Sweet Escape - Gwen Stefani ft. Akon
  • Sweet Life - Paul Davis
  • Sweet Love - Commodores
  • Sweet, Sweet Smile - The Carpenters
  • Sweets for My Sweet - The Drifters
  • Sweetest Devotion - Adele
  • The Sweetest Thing - U2
  • The Sweetest Thing (I’ve Ever Known) - Juice Newton


  • Candy - Nat King Cole
  • Candy - Paolo Nutini
  • Candy Girl - Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons
  • Candy Girl - New Edition
  • Candyman - Christina Aguilera
  • I Want Candy - Bow Wow Wow
  • I Want Candy - The Strangeloves
  • Lollipop (Candyman) - Aqua


  • Honey - Mariah Carey
  • Honey Bee - Blake Shelton
  • Honey, Honey - ABBA
  • Syrup & Honey - Duffy


  • Birthday - Katy Perry
  • Cake - Flo Rida
  • Cake By the Ocean - DNCE
  • Dessert - Dawin
  • Cut the Cake - Average White Band

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