Your wedding day is a celebration of your unique love story – a once-in-a-lifetime event that you’ll cherish forever. What better way to make it even more memorable than with a personal wedding song? A custom love song tailored to your love story can add a special touch to your big day, leaving a lasting impression on both you and your guests.

In this blog post, we will explore the benefits of having a personal wedding song, the process of creating one, and how our team can help turn your love story into a beautiful musical masterpiece.

personal wedding song - A bride and groom sharing a romantic first dance, with their custom love song playing in the background

Why Bother with a Personal Wedding Song?

A personal wedding song offers numerous benefits that can make your special day even more extraordinary:

Uniqueness: Your custom love song will be one-of-a-kind, reflecting your personal love story and setting your wedding apart from the rest.

Emotional Connection: A custom song can evoke strong emotions, capturing the essence of your relationship and allowing you to relive your fondest memories together.

Keepsake: Your love song will become a treasured keepsake that you can enjoy for years to come, serving as a beautiful reminder of your wedding day.

Impress Your Guests: Your song will undoubtedly leave a lasting impression on your guests, making your wedding a memorable event for all.

A bride and groom holding hands, with the lyrics of their personal wedding song elegantly displayed behind them

Creating Your Personal Wedding Song: The Process

We’re dedicated to crafting the perfect love song for your wedding day. Our streamlined process ensures that your custom song is expertly tailored to your unique love story:

Love Story Discovery: We begin by getting to know you and your partner, learning about your relationship, memories, and experiences that have shaped your journey together.

Songwriting: Our talented songwriter, Tom Shaw, will use the details of your love story to create a beautiful and heartfelt song, capturing the essence of your relationship.

Production: Depending on your preferences, we’ll produce your custom song with either an acoustic arrangement or a full band production, ensuring the perfect sound to match your wedding day.

Final Delivery: Once your song has been written, produced, and polished, we’ll deliver the finished track to you, ready to be played at your wedding and cherished for a lifetime.

Custom Songs We've Written

We take great pride in the personal wedding songs we create for our clients and we’ve had the privilege of creating personalized songs for various special occasions that you can listen to below.

The power of a custom song lies in its ability to evoke emotions and create lasting memories. Recipients often feel deeply touched and appreciative of the time, effort, and thought that goes into creating a custom song just for them. Personalized songs can also bring people together, strengthening bonds and fostering connections.

Here’s some of the songs we’ve written, recorded and produced:


"Call You My Own" - Wedding Song

This bride-to-be contacted us to help create a personalized song about her relationship that has been 23 years in the making! She will surprise her partner with this song at their wedding reception.


"Stand By You" - Wedding Song

This beautiful song tells the story of two amazing woman who have both gone through some tough times and are now going to spend the rest of their lives together.


"My Wife" - Wedding Song

This song was written as a surprise for the bride. Tom worked with the groom to write a song that really spoke to his soon-to-be wife and all the challenges she had overcome in her life. The song got played for the first dance when everyone was expecting some popular ballad. The energy in the room was full of emotion, wow!


"In My Brothers Arms" - Wedding Song

This song was written as a gift for the groom from his brother. Since the grooms brothers mean so much to him, Tom wrote a powerful song that brought his 3 brothers and family closer together. This was played as a surprise during the speeches and the whole wedding party were in tears by the end of it!

How Long Does the Process Take?

Creating a personalised song for your wedding can take anywhere from 30 to 60 days to complete. We recommend reaching out to us at least two months before your big day to ensure your custom love song is ready in time.

With so many moving parts involved – from writing and feedback to recording, production, mixing, and mastering – it’s important that we have ample time to perfect your one-of-a-kind song.

Personalised songs - writing the song in a studio

How Much Does a Unique Wedding Song Cost?

Creating a custom love song involves various professionals, including a songwriter, producer, session musicians, and mixing engineer. While this process can typically cost between £5,000 and £10,000, our small team is able to cover all these roles, making our custom songs more affordable.

All songs start from £99/month, and your total will depend on wheather you decide to go for the Acoustic package or Full band production.

How Do You Get Started With Your Personalised Song?

Your wedding day deserves a soundtrack as unique and special as your love story. A personal wedding song can add that extra touch of magic, creating a lasting memory for you, your partner, and your guests.

At Tom Shaw Custom Songs, we’re passionate about helping couples bring their love stories to life through the power of music. Our custom love songs have delighted numerous couples on their big day, and we’d be honored to create a personal wedding song just for you.

Click the button below to book your Custom Song call so you can begin the process of creating a beautiful personal wedding song today!