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Wednesday, November 08, 2006

What song tickles you ?

I didn't get to have a proper church wedding (my dad is a muslim) so i missed out on playing all the songs i had written down since i was 16. Just heard one of the songs being played on
launchcast and it sent shivers down my spine.

Name that tune

Bye bye sadness, hello .......i'll follow u to the moon and the sky above...........i could stay forever, brought us together........

My hubby and I have decided that we would still get to play those jams when we renew our vows but that's still 4 years away!!!! So what songs must Mr DJ play on your big day? The most important in my opinion is the song u walk into the church with..........i have a new found respect for 'speechless' my Michaal Jackson after it was played at a wedding i went for 4 years ago.


  • SO AMAZING! :)

    By Blogger TaureanMinx, at 6:25 pm, November 08, 2006  

  • Yup!Luther's so amazinggggggggg

    Taureanminx u haven't given me your list :)

    By Blogger Funmi, at 7:21 pm, November 08, 2006  

  • are Diva4lyfe o jare. Haba :P

    By Blogger Omo Ibadan, at 7:29 pm, November 08, 2006  

  • Lolaclever r u sure?

    By Blogger Funmi, at 7:32 pm, November 08, 2006  

  • awww@renewing ur vows.. how many years u gotta be married to do that?

    Oh my Gosh Funmi... You just didn't get me started(lol):

    In no particular order:

    1.Find myself in you by Brian Mcknight

    2.Endless love by lionel richie and Diana Ross

    3. Stay with you by John Legend ("I will stay with you through the ups and downs; I will stay with you when no one else is around; when the dark clouds arise, I will stay by your side; I know we'll be alright")

    4. Rapture by Anita Baker ("Caught up in the rapture of love;Nothing else can compare;When I feel the magic of u")

    5.For once in my life by Stevie Wonder ("For once in my life I've got someone who needs me, someone I've needed so long, for once I can say this is mine you can't take it, as long as I know I've got love I can make it")

    6.Sway by Michael Buble "Other dancers may be on the floor, dear but my eyes will see only you; only you've got that magic technique; when we sway i go weak"

    7.Let's Stay Together by Al Green: "I'm so in love with u;Whatever you want to do is all right with me cos u make me feel so brand new & I want to spend my life with u"

    8. At last by Etta James

    9. Lost without you by Robin Thicke "I'm lost without you, I can't help myself; How does it feel/To know that I love you baby"

    (lol.. the list is always increasing too... so probably by this time next year.. it'll be twice this.. lmao.. i pity the guy who will choose to marry me.. hehe)

    By Anonymous Anonymous, at 7:39 pm, November 08, 2006  

  • ok, I dont have any clue as to wot songs I want played on my wedding day, lol, I need to think of that right? Our song however is "Can you stand the rain" the Boys II Men version, so that sure will b played!

    By Blogger Biodun, at 9:51 pm, November 08, 2006  

  • sade's kiss of life, luthors amazing. Those 2 are getting playe FOR SURE!

    By Anonymous Anonymous, at 1:00 am, November 09, 2006  

  • LC. I refuse to believe that Funmi is Diva4lyfe......Now that you mention it, they do sound alike but no...sbe's not diva4lyfe.

    I need to hear MY FUNNY by Ella F. Thats my love song

    By Blogger Mamarita, at 9:36 am, November 09, 2006  

  • hey funmi, thanks for welcoming me to blogville! Its funny I just listened to "speechless" today and i was thinking how perfect it was for a wedding.
    At my wedding we wanted "mo so rire" but then my hubbys parents went into this long debate titled "why should igbo children dance in to a yoruba song" (whatever..i am a lagos girl for life! as far as i am concerned its a naija song) anyway we gave in and danced(more liked walked)in to "this I promise u" by n' was lovely!

    By Blogger chioma, at 2:39 pm, November 09, 2006  

  • Colour of Love...BoysIIMen most definatley.

    By Blogger Dimples, at 4:41 pm, November 09, 2006  

  • Being a proper yoruba gal, i will dance to MASE by Styl plus.
    I also have this plan of getting married on the 24th of december so Mariah Carey's All i want for xams is you will be a good idea. That isnt danceable tho...

    will have to think, funmi see whatyou have caused now.

    By Anonymous Anonymous, at 4:46 pm, November 09, 2006  

  • @ Dimples that is a totally 'tyte' song. I would definately have B2M on my wedding hotlist.

    @Chioma aka lagos girl u r welcome. N'sync's song is sooooooo lovely.Thanks for passing by

    @Mamarita and LC can u ladies take this somewhere else. Abi iru awon omo wo leyin :P. LC i can see ur detective skills are still on point.Eta James yesssss i forgot about lasttttttttttttttttt

    @Belle u got that right girl luther just has to rep on a hot wedding 'hitlist'

    @Biodun hmmmm i go love o

    @ONB pleaseee confess you saw my list (be honest). Most people renew their vows after 10 years but we are aiming for 5 jare!

    By Blogger Funmi, at 4:52 pm, November 09, 2006  

  • My wedding will be different and as such my top ten must reflect that...

    Church wedding - Groomsmen wear Agbada no suits or tux allowed.

    Reception - Heavy beads, no shirt, pot belly (no six pack!) and damas wrapper, with no shoes.

    Oliver de'coque - Mmili o Mmili

    Victor Uwaifo (AKA UWAIF)- Jolomi oo jolomi jolo

    Alex Zito - tIckle me tickle me tickle me

    Sunny Ade and Onyeka Onwenu - Choices (or shoices in KSA's opinion)

    Salewa Abeni "Africas Tina Turner"

    By Blogger Miguel, at 7:06 pm, November 09, 2006  

  • LOLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLL Miguel pleaseeeeee put me on the guest list. I need to see this 'lifeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee' lol. Wan wan identity runsssss

    By Blogger Funmi, at 7:14 pm, November 09, 2006  

  • Temmmmyyyyyyyyyyyyyy u have killed me, MASE is a tyte song. Ma toju e o baby (need to go and look for that cd asapppppp) I will be expecting your list.

    By Blogger Funmi, at 7:15 pm, November 09, 2006  

  • LOL @ Miguel's wedding playlist: Memories! 'Tickle me, tickle me, o butterfly.' Gosh, those were the days. That was a tight song sha. Miguel, your wedding will be fun sha. And 'Mmili o mmili' is da joint.
    Funmi, nice post, loving your blog I must say.

    By Blogger Daddy's Girl, at 10:01 am, November 13, 2006  

  • @daddy's girl thanks alot girl.

    By Blogger Funmi, at 6:52 pm, November 13, 2006  

  • How did it go?
    Just saw this now and will like to know what songs were chosen.

    Few naija soang come to mind for something like this ...

    Oruka - danceable and apt
    Olo mi - also very apt and danceable

    Attended a wedding recently and (and this song is good for a young lady) the song the bride and her father danced to was "baby Girl" by Niel Oliver ... not sure many dry eyes in the crowd after the dance.

    By Blogger Adefunke, at 4:24 pm, June 09, 2008  

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