100+ Bridal Entrance Songs to Walk Down The Aisle to

100+ Bridal Entrance Songs to Walk Down The Aisle to

Here comes the bride! One of the most memorable parts of your big day will be the moment the bride enters the room - it's the first time the groom and the wedding guests will see the bride, so it's essential to give that moment the impact it deserves!

To make a grand entrance, you're going to need to pick a suitably grand entrance song to walk down the aisle to. Your choice of processional song will help set the tone for the rest of your wedding ceremony, and you can continue your chosen musical theme for other important moments, such as your first dance song.

You might be a traditional couple who'd prefer a more classic processional song, or you might want to put a more personal twist on your wedding ceremony and choose a more modern song - the choice is yours!

To help you narrow down your search for the perfect wedding entrance song, we've listed by genre the most popular tunes that couples are walking down the aisle to today. Our lists cover everything from dance songs to rock anthems to movie soundtracks - nothing is off the table when it comes to choosing the best wedding music for you.

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Top 10 Most Popular Entrance Songs

The easiest way to choose your bridal entrance music is to look at what everyone else is doing - these entrance songs must be this popular for a reason! Here are 10 of the most frequently chosen wedding songs to walk down the aisle to - modern, classics, modern classics and more:

  • Canon in D - PachelbelCanon in D - Pachelbel
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  • At Last - Etta JamesAt Last - Etta James
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  • Songbird - Fleetwood MacSongbird - Fleetwood Mac
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  • Here Comes The Sun - The BeatlesHere Comes The Sun - The Beatles
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  • A Thousand Years - Christina PerriA Thousand Years - Christina Perri
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  • Somwhere Over The Rainbow - Israel Kamakawiwo'OleSomwhere Over The Rainbow - Israel Kamakawiwo'Ole
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  • Make You Feel My Love - AdeleMake You Feel My Love - Adele
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  • Isn’t She Lovely - Stevie WonderIsn’t She Lovely - Stevie Wonder
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  • Your Song - Elton JohnYour Song - Elton John
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  • I’m Yours - Jason MrazI’m Yours - Jason Mraz
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Classical songs to walk down the aisle to

These masterpieces never get old. Whether it's the rich harmonies of the string quartet or the intricate dynamics of the piano, classical music is a must if you're planning the dream traditional wedding ceremony:

  • Claire de Lune - DebussyClaire de Lune - Debussy
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  • Water Music Suite: Air - HandelWater Music Suite: Air - Handel
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  • Bridal Chorus - WagnerBridal Chorus - Wagner
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  • Cello Suite No.1 - BachCello Suite No.1 - Bach
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  • The Swan (Le Cygne) - Saint SaensThe Swan (Le Cygne) - Saint Saens
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  • Ave Verum Corpus - MozartAve Verum Corpus - Mozart
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  • Jesu, Joy Of Man’s Desiring - BachJesu, Joy Of Man’s Desiring - Bach
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  • Una Furtiva Lagrima - Gaetano DonizettiUna Furtiva Lagrima - Gaetano Donizetti
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  • Wedding March - Felix MendelssohnWedding March - Felix Mendelssohn
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  • Ave Maria - Bach/GounodAve Maria - Bach/Gounod (Callas)
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Romantic wedding songs

What could be more fitting on your wedding day than the ultimate love song? Turn the romance up to 11 with our top romantic songs for your wedding entrance:

  • She - Elvis CostelloShe - Elvis Costello
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  • I’m Kissing You - Des'reeI’m Kissing You - Des'ree
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  • Can’t Help Falling In Love - Elvis PresleyCan’t Help Falling In Love - Elvis Presley
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  • What A Wonderful World - Louis ArmstrongWhat A Wonderful World - Louis Armstrong
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  • How Sweet It Is - James TaylorHow Sweet It Is - James Taylor
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  • When A Man Loves A Woman - Percy SledgeWhen A Man Loves A Woman - Percy Sledge
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  • First Day Of My Life - Bright EyesFirst Day Of My Life - Bright Eyes
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  • Perfect - Ed SheeranPerfect - Ed Sheeran
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  • Stand By Me - Ben E. KingStand By Me - Ben E. King
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  • Kiss From A Rose - SealKiss From A Rose - Seal
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Unique Wedding Songs

Not everything has to fit into a genre - if you don't want to be pigeonholed and prefer to do your own thing, here are some unique wedding songs which are equally hard to categorise to set you apart from other couples:

  • Hoppipolla - Sigur RosHoppipolla - Sigur Ros
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  • A Whiter Shade Of Pale - Procol HarumA Whiter Shade Of Pale - Procol Harum
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  • Friday I’m In Love - The CureFriday I’m In Love - The Cure
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  • Bittersweet Symphony - The VerveBittersweet Symphony - The Verve
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  • Sea Of Love - Cat PowerSea Of Love - Cat Power
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  • Our House - Crosby, Stills & NashOur House - Crosby, Stills & Nash
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  • Wild Rose - Will StrattonWild Rose - Will Stratton
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  • Carry You - Novo AmorCarry You - Novo Amor
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  • Never In My Wildest Dreams - Dan AuerbachNever In My Wildest Dreams - Dan Auerbach
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  • My Favourite Story - Jack In WaterMy Favourite Story - Jack In Water
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T.V & Film Soundtracks

Maybe you're both TV and film buffs and want to share your love of the small and silver screens with your weddings guests! Here are some of the most universally beloved theme songs and instrumental pieces for a wedding straight out of the movies:

  • Forrest Gump Theme - Alan SilvestriForrest Gump Theme - Alan Silvestri
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  • Can You Feel The Love Tonight - Elton John (Lion King)Can You Feel The Love Tonight - Elton John (Lion King)
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  • You’ve Got A Friend In Me - Randy Newman (Toy Story)You’ve Got A Friend In Me - Randy Newman (Toy Story)
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  • Tale As Old As Time - Beauty & The BeastTale As Old As Time - Beauty & The Beast
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  • Game Of Thrones Theme - Ramin DjawadiGame Of Thrones Theme - Ramin Djawadi
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  • Young & Beautiful - Lana Del Ray (The Great Gatsby)Young & Beautiful - Lana Del Ray (The Great Gatsby)
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  • Don’t Wanna Miss A Thing - Aerosmith (Armageddon)Don’t Wanna Miss A Thing - Aerosmith (Armageddon)
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  • Iris - Goo Goo Dolls (City Of Angels)Iris - Goo Goo Dolls (City Of Angels)
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  • Kiss Me - Six Pence None The Richer (She’s All That)Kiss Me - Six Pence None The Richer (She’s All That)
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  • You Make My Dreams Come True - Hall & Oates (500 Days Of Summer)You Make My Dreams Come True - Hall & Oates (500 Days Of Summer)
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Acoustic Wedding Songs

There's something wonderfully intimate about acoustic instruments. Here are some songs to bring you closer together whilst you're walking down the aisle:

  • Guiding Light - Mumford & SonsGuiding Light - Mumford & Sons
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  • Can’t Help Falling In Love - Elvis PresleyCan’t Help Falling In Love - Elvis Presley
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  • Thinking Out Loud - Ed SheeranThinking Out Loud - Ed Sheeran
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  • All Of Me - John LegendAll Of Me - John Legend
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  • Better Together - Jack JohnsonBetter Together - Jack Johnson
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  • Here, There & Everywhere - The BeatlesHere, There & Everywhere - The Beatles
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  • Somewhere Only We Know - KeaneSomewhere Only We Know - Keane
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  • Mirroball - ElbowMirroball - Elbow
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  • Latch - Sam SmithLatch - Sam Smith
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  • Halo - BeyonceHalo - Beyonce
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Indie Wedding Songs

Fun, quirky and sweet - do these words describe you as a couple? Because they certainly describe the indie wedding songs on this list:

  • Angels - The XXAngels - The XX
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  • The Wedding Song - Yeah Yeah YeahsThe Wedding Song - Yeah Yeah Yeahs
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  • Sweet Disposition - Temper TrapSweet Disposition - Temper Trap
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  • To Be Alone With You - Surfjan StevensTo Be Alone With You - Surfjan Stevens
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  • She Moves In Her Own Way - The KooksShe Moves In Her Own Way - The Kooks
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  • Two Doors Down - The Mystery JetsTwo Doors Down - The Mystery Jets
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  • Home - Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic ZerosHome - Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros
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  • You’ve Got The Love - Florence & The MachineYou’ve Got The Love - Florence & The Machine
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  • Toothpaste Kisses - The MaccabeesToothpaste Kisses - The Maccabees
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  • I Wanna Be Yours - Arctic MonkeysI Wanna Be Yours - Arctic Monkeys
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Rock entrance songs

Whoever said rock doesn't have its softer side has clearly never heard these iconic love songs from some of the heaviest artists to ever walk the globe. You'll be walking down the aisle with your fists raised and your heads banging to our top rock wedding tunes:

  • The Only Exception - ParamoreThe Only Exception - Paramore
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  • Nothing Else Matters - MetallicaNothing Else Matters - Metallica
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  • Good Riddance (Time Of Your Life) - GreendayGood Riddance (Time Of Your Life) - Greenday
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  • Crazy Love - Van MorrisonCrazy Love - Van Morrison
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  • Sweet Child O’Mine - Guns & RosesSweet Child O’Mine - Guns & Roses
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  • I Belong To You - MuseI Belong To You - Muse
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  • Wild Horses - The Rolling StonesWild Horses - The Rolling Stones
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  • XO - John MayerXO - John Mayer
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  • Thank You - Led ZepplinThank You - Led Zepplin
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  • White Wedding - Billy IdolWhite Wedding - Billy Idol
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Folk songs

If you're both fans of acoustic music, folk is definitely the right direction for you. Folk music also fits in well with rustic themed weddings - here are the best songs for you to walk down the aisle to in your converted barn:

  • I Will Wait - Mumford & SonsI Will Wait - Mumford & Sons
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  • Riptide - Vance JoyRiptide - Vance Joy
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  • Ho Hey - The LumineersHo Hey - The Lumineers
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  • Skinny Love - Bon IvorSkinny Love - Bon Ivor
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  • Higher Love - James Vincent McMorrowHigher Love - James Vincent McMorrow
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  • 5 Years Time - Noah & The Whale5 Years Time - Noah & The Whale
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  • Northern Sky - Nick DrakeNorthern Sky - Nick Drake
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  • And I Love Her - PassengerAnd I Love Her - Passenger
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  • If Only You Could See Yourself Like I See You - Foy VanceIf Only You Could See Yourself Like I See You - Foy Vance
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  • We Found Each Other In The Dark - City & ColourWe Found Each Other In The Dark - City & Colour
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Funny Songs

Nothing breaks the tension like a good sense of humour - if you're nervous about your big day, or just fancy a laugh before you marry the love of your life, lighten the mood with one of our best novelty songs:

  • These Boots Are Made For Walkin’ - Nancy SinatraThese Boots Are Made For Walkin’ - Nancy Sinatra
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  • Single Ladies - BeyonceSingle Ladies - Beyonce
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  • Linger - The CranberriesLinger - The Cranberries
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  • Bad Guy - Billie EilishBad Guy - Billie Eilish
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  • thank u, next - Ariana Grandethank u, next - Ariana Grande
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  • Bad Touch - Bloodhound GangBad Touch - Bloodhound Gang
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  • I Want To Break Free - QueenI Want To Break Free - Queen
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  • Let’s Get It On - Marvin GayeLet’s Get It On - Marvin Gaye
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  • I Still Haven’t Found What I’m Looking For - U2I Still Haven’t Found What I’m Looking For - U2
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  • Don’t You Want Me Baby - The Human LeagueDon’t You Want Me Baby - The Human League
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Country & Western entrance songs

If you want to walk down the aisle with a spring in your step whilst listening to love songs with truly heartfelt lyrics, listen to our top Country & Western picks:

  • Wildest Dreams - Taylor SwiftWildest Dreams - Taylor Swift
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  • I Love The Way You Love Me - John Michael MontgomeryI Love The Way You Love Me - John Michael Montgomery
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  • Hurricane - Luke CombHurricane - Luke Comb
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  • My Best Friend - Tim McGrawMy Best Friend - Tim McGraw
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  • God Gave Me You - Blake SheltonGod Gave Me You - Blake Shelton
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  • I Just Wanna Love You - Blake SheltonI Just Wanna Love You - Blake Shelton
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  • The Bones - Maren MorrisThe Bones - Maren Morris
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  • To Know Love - Little Big TownTo Know Love - Little Big Town
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  • When You Say Nothing At All - Alison KraussWhen You Say Nothing At All - Alison Krauss
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  • Friendship - Chris StapletonFriendship - Chris Stapleton
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Golden Oldies

Are you a retro couple whose heads are firmly facing backwards? These oldies are golden for a reason - give your wedding guests a trip down memory lane as you walk down the aisle towards your happy future:

  • God Only Knows - The Beach BoysGod Only Knows - The Beach Boys
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  • Marry Me - TrainMarry Me - Train
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  • All You Need Is Love - The BeatlesAll You Need Is Love - The Beatles
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  • Waterloo Sunset - The KinksWaterloo Sunset - The Kinks
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  • I Can’t Help Myself - The Four TopsI Can’t Help Myself - The Four Tops
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  • Suddenly - Billy OceanSuddenly - Billy Ocean
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  • You’re My Best Friend - QueenYou’re My Best Friend - Queen
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  • The Luckiest - Ben FoldsThe Luckiest - Ben Folds
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  • There She Goes - The La'sThere She Goes - The La's
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  • It Must Be Love - MadnessIt Must Be Love - Madness
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