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The Best Wedding First Dance Songs from the 1980s

Head back to the 80s to hunt for that perfect first dance song. From Whitney Houston to Berlin, this era has a lot to offer.

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Still looking for that perfect first dance song? Turn to the 80s. You don’t have to love synthesizers and aggressive guitar solos to be a fan of the music. In fact, plenty of power ballads and swoon-worthy tunes were released during the decade. Dig up your Cyndi Lauper CDs and take your Luther Vandross records out of storage - these icons put out some seriously awesome slow jams before the 90s hit.

Here are the best wedding first dance songs from the 1980s.

  • Eternal Flame - The Bangles
  • Time After Time - Cyndi Lauper
  • Every Breath You Take - The Police
  • Endless Love - Lionel Richie
  • So Amazing - Luther Vandross
  • Angel - Anita Baker
  • Take My Breath Away - Berlin
  • Overjoyed - Stevie Wonder
  • You Give Good Love - Whitney Houston
  • When I Fall in Love - Rick Astley

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