Before your most awaited day as a couple comes, numerous preparations and stress come into play. The location of your wedding, designer of your gowns and suits, catering for the reception, wedding designer, etc. are only some of the many things that you have to prepare for. Of course, having the perfect wedding playlist is a must to set the tone and mood of your much awaited event.
With that, ready your pens as here are 10 of the best OPM songs that you can use for your wedding entourage.
1. Kumpas by Moira dela Torre
Released only last June 2022, “Kumpas” is already making hearts flutter with its heartwarming melody and lyrics.
This talks about a love that gives you that sense of direction, like a compass perhaps. It also sends a message that as long as you are with that person, everything is going to be fine.
What’s more amazing with this song is that it is not only a story about a couple’s relationship with each other. Rather, it also talks about a couple’s relationship with the Higher Being and how it leads them to the right path in their relationship.
2. Ikaw At Ako by Moira dela Torre and Jason Marvin Hernandez
From one Moira dela Torre song to another but this time, released in 2019.
A song that will surely make you feel all types of emotions in one. This heartwarming song is for couples who felt the assurance in his partner’s eyes—a love where you feel safe and secured.
This is for those people who finally found their home. As weddings are a form of commitment, this is for those people who are ready for a lifetime relationship and commitment. A relationship where one will choose to put their relationship and partner first above everything.
How great it is to be in a relationship where the love is so genuine and beautiful right?
3. Promises by Sponge Cola ft. Karylle
Promises and commitment, that is what a wedding is about.
A song that serves as vows for each other; a song that summarizes all your promises to your partner. A slow and calming song that is perfect to be played during that moment where the doors will open as you enter and meet your soon-to-be lifetime partner.
This OPM song is perfect for those types of couples who are very much open to each other and choose to stand side by side until the end.
4. Kahit Maputi Na Ang Buhok Ko by Rey Valera
To those couples who made a decision to choose their partner until they grow old, this one’s for you.
One of the original favorites of all OPM lovers out there. A song released in the 80s that shows a realistic type of love. Where one realistically asks his or her partner whether their love will still be the same when they grow old.
This song is perfect for those couples who choose their person in good times and bad times—who choose a love that flourishes as time passes by.
5. Bawat Daan by Ebe Dancel
Wherever you go, you’ll still end up with that person destined for you.
That is what this 2015 song feels like—a love that is destined. A quiet feeling of love where after waiting for a long time and after many obstacles in love, you finally found that person for you. This song also shows a relationship that has certainty despite many uncertainties in life.
This would be a dreamy song for those couples who didn’t rush things, who took their time and eventually met their endgame, on their wedding day.
6. Leaves by Ben&Ben
It might be hard right now, but soon, it will change.
An assurance that everything will surely be fixed is what this song tells us. Despite the hardships and challenges in a relationship, as long as you know how to forgive, everything will be fine, in time. With every tug that this song will give your heartstrings, there’s a glimpse of reality with it—that relationships, especially marriage, aren’t always butterflies. However, if you vow to choose that person and forgive them, everything will be worth it in the end.
A wonderful promise that one can say to his or her partner through this slow yet ensuring song on the day of their promises.
7. Tila By Clara Benin
A calming voice along with a soothing melody? Clara Benin it is.
A song perfect for a fairytale-like type of love. A love where everything feels nostalgic.
Wouldn’t it be perfect to reminisce about your boyfriend-girlfriend moments while walking down the aisle? A moment where everything still feels surreal.
A heavenly song that will make your partner hear the words that you cannot say from your heart. How nice it is to be madly in love, right?
8. Ikaw At Ako by Johnoy Danao
A love story being unfolded through music in 2011.
A song that speaks about how destiny pulled its way to let you two meet. More than that, this song speaks more about commitment and promises. A promise for one another and for the Higher Being; a promise to be together in every step of the way.
With its subtle melody along with Johnoy Danao’s voice, you’ll surely get that romantic feeling as you meet with your beloved partner.
9. Ikaw by Yeng Constantino
A love that is a product of waiting.
Released in 2014, this song is perfect for couples who want to say their message to their partner through song. A message of appreciation and promises. This song is perfect for couples who have a God-centered relationship as this shows gratitude to the Higher Being for giving him or her a partner for life.
If you want to feel emotional for being loved and loving someone unconditionally, then this one’s perfect for you.
10. Panalangin by Apo Hiking Society
How sweet it is when your partner prays for you, right?
This 80s song is originally a song by a man praying that he will be with his significant other for the rest of his life. But that doesn’t mean that men are the only ones that can use this.
This song sends a message of promise—a promise that he or she will choose his or her significant other always.
A heavenly song perfect for that dreamy moment where you can enter the location of your much-awaited wedding day.
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