2016 has been one of the most tumultuous years in the world of entertainment as we've lost so many incredible musicians who have written so many songs that continue to stand the test of time and that will entertain wedding after wedding in Charleston for years to come. While there have been well over 100 musicians who have lost their lives in 2016, the ones listed here in this blog post are musicians that have passed whose music is commonly heard at Charleston weddings.
Beginning this Wednesday and each and every Wednesday herafter, you'll want to really check back to the blog to see What's Hot and What's New and what's climbing up the Top 40 charts, as well as the urban and rap charts. What's New And What's New will cover the Top 15 tracks from the Top 40 and urban / rap charts. Take a listen to see to what's hot and new and what you'' hear DJs play at weddings in Charleston as we wrap up 2016 and begin 2017.
Happy Holidays. It’s mid December in Charleston now and engagement season is in progress and will continue to ramp up as we approach Christmas and the end of the year. It’s a little too cold for me to be outside today so I am working hard once again on the wedding DJ blog. For couples who are newly engaged, you might be thinking of venues and caterers and DJs.
This is the second in a series of blog posts (8 in a row) outlining the Top 200 Requested Songs you'll hear among the Top wedding DJs in Charleston. Don't stop now bride. #175 is right below.
The introduction of your bridal party to your wedding reception has the potential to be one of the spotlights of the evening or maybe a little less dramatic with just you and him. For larger bridal parties, some couples opt for JUST the bride and groom to be brought with usually a snippit of an upbeat and cheery song, which is faded right into their first dance. It really is up to you how formal you'd like to be.
Ladies and gentleman. Hot off the presses. The results have been tabulated. I am proud to give you the Top 20 Mother And Son Dance Songs that were heard throughout Charleston at weddings in 2016. This dance is the perfect follow-up to the father / daughter dance (see the post from December 1st to get caught up). It's a very special moment between a groom and his mother.
The moment you say "Yes" to him, so many thoughts in your mind are set into motion. What venue are you going to select? Who will your caterer be? Who will capture your day with the greatest of photos? Who will entertain your guests with the perfect mix of music? In order to plan the perfect day, there needs to be a timeline so the flow of your day runs smoothly.
My company, Mike Bills Entertainment prides itself on being a true professional wedding DJ for weddings in and around the Charleston area. I am very passionate about the quality of service I have provided brides and grooms and what I will provide to future brides and grooms. I have blogged about what type of demeanor a wedding DJ should possess and what type of professional equipment they should have. If you read over my entire blog, you can begin to piece together what it is I will provide you when you book me as your wedding DJ.
Now that we have entered into another engagement season here in Charleston and you begin to plan your wedding, my emphasis through the end of the year will be to focus on “my” love of my life, music. The first dance is one of the first times during the reception where the spotlight is solely on the bride and groom. All eyes are focused on the beautiful couples as they dance to their special song.
The 8th and final installment of this blog series on finding the right DJ for your Charleston and Lowcountry wedding is coming just days away from another engagement season. Throughout the first seven parts, you’ve been giving some guidance on what to look for in your wedding DJ. I certainly are not the first DJ to blog about these issues. There are numerous other very successful DJS doing just the same.