Thats what editors at Modern Bride magazine discovered when they reviewed the music choices at some recent celebrity weddings.
When Gwen Stafini tied the knot with Gavin Rossdale, she hired a disc jockey because she thought it would be hard for the groom to hear a band other than his own.
And when Blink-182 drummer Travis Barker married the former Shanna Moakler, they forbade the DJ to play anything by Michael Jackson and put the kibosh on YMCA or The Electric Slide.
Michelle Branch banned The Macarena from her reception as well as what she calls any lame 80s- hair, guitar-shredding power ballads.
Finally, LeAnn Rimes insisted that her own music be left off the playlist at her reception.
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