Why You Should Hire A DJ At Your Wedding

25 May 2015
| Last update: 29 Aug 2017

You can already hear the wedding bells in your head, but how about the music? Have you thought about whether or not you’re going to hire a DJ for your wedding?

Luckily for you, I made a list of the top reasons why a DJ is a good idea, and maybe you’ll agree with me.

A DJ is just as important as your wedding photographer. His presence will influence the way your guests feel at your wedding and whether they have a good time or not. Now, let’s take a look at that list, shall we?



  1. No one has more experience than a DJ

Let’s face it: there’s no one you can trust more in this world with the music for your wedding than a professional DJ. He does this for a living, and he does it well.

If you’ve seen some of his work and liked it, then you should go for it. You should avoid hiring an amateur DJ because he will most likely ruin the mood at your wedding.

  1. With experience comes equipment

One of the perks that come with the decision to hire a DJ is that, in most cases, the DJ will come with his own equipment, and it will be quality.

He will know how to spin those buttons and how to install his system with no delays. Most of the time, he will bring some extra equipment, things like wireless microphones which you can use to make announcements.

Since the DJ will know how to handle the equipment, this will be one less thing for you to worry about.

  1. Good, variety music

It’s definitely not going to be your DJs first wedding, so he will know what kind of music to play. Most DJs have access to some of the newest tracks, so if you’re into the latest hits, you can listen to them at your wedding as well.

It can take a lot of time to create a playlist, so leave this job to the professionals. This way, you will have more time to deal with other wedding related issues.

  1. A DJ is a professional

We’ve already established that a DJ has more experience than an amateur—and even more than your iPod. That being said, on the big day he will know what to wear, based on your wedding theme and the details you’ve discussed beforehand.

  1. Hire a DJ and have a good time

If you hire a DJ, he will not cause you any stress, so you will be able to relax and enjoy your wedding while the lovely music plays. Let him do his thing while you do yours, and enjoy being the center of attention.

Weddings are complex events, but a DJ can help you simplify your duties

I’m sure you want your guests to remember your wedding, and music is one of the main aspects that really matter on your big day. If the music’s good, then the mood is good.

Do you want to hire a DJ for your wedding?

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Ana Darstaru

Content Writer at Squirrly
Ana has a strong sense of pragmatism and realism. Aside from the articles she writes for our lovely clients, she also loves testing new beauty products, and is obsessed with Pulp Fiction.
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