The lights are dimmed, the kids are (mostly) quiet, and it’s time to roll the photo montage. What’s the soundtrack that sets the mood for your Mitzvah kid’s story?

We asked expert montage producers – Ella Szczupak of Blue Orchid Productions, Jack Winch of DreamPost Video Productions  and Pam Vexler of Spotlight Productions, along with the amazing entertainers in our Musical Entertainment/DJ preferred vendor directory – to share the songs that have been most requested by their clients recently.

Top 10 

  • High Hopes – Panic at the Disco
  • Best Day of My Life – American Authors
  • Have it All – Jason Mraz
  • This is Me – The Greatest Showman Soundtrack
  • Can’t Stop the Feeling – Justin Timberlake
  • Castle on the Hill – Ed Sheeran
  • Thunder – Imagine Dragons
  • Born this Way – Lady Gaga
  • Hall of Fame – The Script
  • Count on Me– Bruno Mars
  • Good Life- One Republic


These songs have been popular montage picks for a long time, and they’re not going anywhere! 

  • One Day – Matisayhu
  • Here comes the Sun – Beatles
  • We are the Champions – Queen
  • Firework – Katy Perry
  • Girl on Fire – Alicia Keys
  • I’ll Be There for You – The Rembrandts (Theme from “Friends”)
  • My Wish – Rascal Flatts
  • Marvin Gaye/James Taylor – How Sweet it Is
  • I Hope You Dance – Lee Ann Womack
  • Beautiful Day – U2
  • Circle of Life – Elton John
  • 100 Years – Five for Fighting
  • Brand New – Ben Rector
  • Seasons of Love – Rent the Musical

AMC has more good stuff you need!

Tips on Mitzvah vendor tipping

The essential thank you note guide

Mitzvah planning timeline with downloadable to-do list 

And, of course, reach out to our preferred montage vendors and ask for your AMC Deals & Discounts!


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