Retirement Songs for Retirement Party

Tuesday, June 21st, 2011 by Mandy Lin

Throwing a surprise retrirement party for that someone special in your life? Retirement songs are essential to set the mood and encourage people to dance on the party. Here we pick some touching songs for you to choose from:

Tip: When the party is over, you can create a touching retirement slideshow with the photos and videos shooted on the party and burn it to DVD for the party. DVD Slideshow Builder makes it easy and fun to bring these special moments to life and keep the happy memories on the party forever.

Here is a retirement slideshow made with Wondershare DVD Slideshow Builder.

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Below some great retirement songs for slideshow and retirement party are suggested.

Top Retirement Songs

1. Mack The Knife – Bobby Darin
2. Kansas City – Wilbur Harrison
3. What’d I Say – Ray Charles

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4. 16 Candles – the Crests
5. A Teenager In Love – Dion and the Belmonts
6. I Only Have Eyes For You – The Flamingos

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7. Sleep Walk – Santo & Johnny
8. It’s Just A Matter Of Time – Brook Benton
9. There Goes My Baby – Drifters
10. Come Softly To Me – The Fleetwoods

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Popular Retirement Songs

1. Gold Watch Blues by Donovan
2. Will You Miss Me When I’m Gone by June Carter Cash
3. Time to Say Goodbye by Andrea Bocelli

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4. Unforgettable by Nat King Cole
5. Take This Job and Shove It by Johnny Paycheck

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6. The Best Is Yet to Come by Frank Sinatra
7. Old Days by Chicago
8. Bang the Drum All Day by Todd Rundgren
9. Thanks for the Memories by Bob Hope

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10. Young at Heart by Frank Sinatra
11. Work is a Four-Letter Word by The Smiths
12. These are Days by Natalie Merchant

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13. Sunday Driver by The Limp Twins
14. As Time Goes By by Louis Armstrong
15. I’ve Had the Time of My Life by Bill Medley and Jennifer Warnes

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Retirement Slideshow Songs

1. As Time Goes by Louis Armstrong
2. Back When by Tim McGraw
3. Celebrate Good Times Kool and The Gang

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4. I Hope You Dance by LeeAnn Womack
5. I’ll Be There For You by Rembrants
6. Memories Barbara by Streisand

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7. I’ll Remember by Madonna
8. What a Beautiful Day by Chris Cagle
9. We are Family by Sister Sledge

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10. Wind Beneath My WIngs by Bette Midler
11. You’re Still The One by Shania Twain
12. Young at Heart by Frank Sinatra

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Best Retirement Songs for Retirement Party

1. 40 Hour Week by Alabama
2. 9 to 5 by Dolly Parton
3. Blue Skies by Bobby Darin or Frank Sinatra

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4. Changes In Latitudes, Changes In Attitudes by Jimmy Buffet
5. Dog Eat Dog by ‘Weird Al’ Yankovic
6. Five O’ Clock World by the Vogues

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7. Happy Trails by Van Halen
8. Happy Working Song by Amy Adams
9. Hard Workin’ Man by Brooks & Dunn

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10. Hit the Road Jack by Ray Charles
11. I am the Working Man by Dusty Drake
12. I Don’t Need Your Rockin’ Chair by George Jones

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13. I’m Free (Heaven Helps The Man) by Kenny Loggins
14. I’ve Had the Time of My Life by Bill Medley and Jennifer Warnes
15. Lord Have Mercy On The Working Man by Travis Tritt

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16. My Way by Elvis Presley, Frank Sinatra, and others
17. Seasons in the Sun by Terry Jacks
18. Sixteen Tons by Tennessee Ernie Ford

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19. Take This Job and Shove It by Johnny Paycheck
20. Work is a Four Letter Word by The Smiths

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After selecting the great retirement songs, it is time to take photos and videos, then combine photos, videos and music together to make a retirement slideshow to memorize the great milestone!

 

 

 

 

 

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  1. colten says:

    This website is so cool!
    I think you should add this song to your list as well, at least check it out. It is a lovely acoustic song about retirement.
    specialtysongs.com

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