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Which songs talk about weddings and anniversaries?

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Songs about weddings include "With This Ring", "It Should Have Been Me", "Shotgun Wedding" and "The Bells." An example of a song specifically about an anniversary is "Sept Ans de Mariage."

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"With This Ring" is a song by the group The Platters. It was released in 1967 and featured on the album Going Back to Detroit. "It Should Have Been Me" was released by Yvonne Fair, the American singer. She is most known for this song, which was released in 1976. It is a disco song, compared with the more romantic nature of "With This Ring."

"Shotgun Wedding" is by the American soul singer Roy C. It is a mixture of American and Jamaican styles, and was released in 1966. It made it to number 14 on the charts and did even better overseas.

"The Bells" by The Originals is much more romantic than "Shotgun Wedding". It was released in 1970 and was produced and co-written by Marvin Gaye. It is featured on the album Portrait of the Originals.

An example of a song about a wedding anniversary comes from Africa and the singer Franco. His song "Sept Ans de Mariage" is about a seven-year wedding anniversary and features a full jazz orchestra.

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