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Searching for love songs!

I'm looking for love songs, even "offbeat ones". I am doing a "love song wedding mix" CD for my guests at the wedding (not my favors, just for fun). I have a handful that I definitely want on there but I am looking for suggestions too so I have that perfect mix. Songs I have so far:

"First Day of my Life" -Bright Eyes (our first dance)
"I'm Yours" -Jason Mraz
"Here, There, and Everywhere" -The Beatles
"The Luckiest" -Ben Folds
"Better Together" -Jack Johnson
"Love Song" -Tilly and the Wall
"Everything" -Alanis Morrisette
"Forever in Blue Jeans" -Neil Diamond
"You and I" -Wilco
"Chasing Cars"- Snow Patrol
"I'm a Believer" -The Monkees
"Grow Old With Me" -The Postal Service

Whata re your favorite love songs new or old? What other songs should I add to the mix?! Or are you/have you done this, if you did, what songs were on yours?

(x-posted to offbeat weddings)
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    HandBananaHandBanana member
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    edited December 2011
    You already have half the songs from the CD I gave our dj but here are some other ones.  We are obviously Weezer fans.  My MOH did this as favors for the bachelorette party.

    "My Bestfriend" by Weezer
    "I Was Made For You" by Rivers Cuomo
    "Put Me Back Together" by Weezer
    "Let's Stay Together" by Al Green
    "You Are The Best Thing" by Ray LaMontagne

    "Hem of Your Garment" by Cake (we did this for the garter toss)
    "Praise You" by Fat Boy Slim (our entrance song)


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    edited December 2011
    "The Story" by Brandi Carlile
    "All This Time" by OneRepublic
    are a couple of my favorites
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    kissamarykissamary member
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    edited December 2011
    That's a super cute idea.  Here are a few of my faves

    Echo by Incubus
    Just the way you are by Billy Joel
    Fade into you by Mazzy Star
    Baby, I love you by The Ramones
    Last Night on Earth by Greenday
    Baby It's Fact by Hellogoodbye

    someone on another thread posted You and Me by Dave Matthews band, too, and it is a spunky love song I had never heard before.
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    edited December 2011
    "Wonderwall" by Oasis
    "Walk Through Hell" by Say Anything
    "Rose of My Heart" by Johnny Cash
    "Make You Feel My Love" by Adele
    "Your Song" by Elton John

    Just a few of my faves. 
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    myfeverplaysmyfeverplays member
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    edited December 2011
    Thanks everyone! These are great!
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    bsteves06bsteves06 member
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    edited December 2011
    My everything - brad paisley, thank you for loving me - bon jovi. always bon jovi. home- chantal kraviatziuk,
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    CathMacCathMac member
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    edited December 2011
    A South African band called The Parlatones have this amazing song - I'll be There - if you can find it, it is an incredible song, going to be our first dance song!!

    Kings of Leon - Loose Somebody
    Def Leppard - 2 steps behind
    Meatloaf - A kiss is a terrible thing to waste

    Bon Jovi has good ones :)
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    edited December 2011
    Kiss Me - Sixpence
    Rhythm of Love - Plain White T's
    Falling In Love At a Coffee Shop - Landon Pig
    More than Words - Extreme
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    kdv003kdv003 member
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    edited December 2011
    Marry Me - TrainAll You Need Is Love - The BeatlesBetter Together - Jack JohnsonDo You Remember - Jack JohnsonL-O-V-E - Nat King ColeYou and Me - LifehouseLucky - Jason MrazBubbly - Colbie CailaitStop and Stare - One RepublicGood Life - One RepublicRhythm of Love - Plain White T's1,2,3,4 - Plain White T'sJust The Way You Are - Bruno MarsI'm Yours - Jason Mraz
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    edited December 2011
    Yay! I just love "First Day of My Life." It is so sweet, and will definitely be a contender for our first dance song :) Another one I love is "Unobstructed Views" from Death Cab For Cutie's new album Codes and Keys. I guess marrying Zooey Deschanel inspired Ben Gibbard to do a pure love song hehe.
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