Modern songs to sing to your baby when the classics seem so...tired (2023)

Here's the thing: "Rock-a-Bye Baby" first appeared in a printed book by Mother Goose in 1765. That was 260 years ago, mommies.It's a tired song. it certainly iseasy to singsince there are no challenging key changes and you've probably heard it a million times in your life. But it's sold out, right? if you're here, it's youlooking for something new, fun, and "modern" to sing to yourscute baby. We understand. But what is "trendy" and what would Emily Post think appropriate to sing to her son? Both answers are up for debate. What we're looking for here are easy-to-sing nursery rhymes, as well as many popular options whose lyrics you probably already know.

Ultimately, a good "nursery rhyme" simply makes a song that you can sing to your baby. maybe you areA dadsings Justin Bieber's "Baby" to her newborn, who cries the first timeRestauranttour. You could be a folksy mom who still loves "Look at Miss Ohio." you can even be onebeachesmiDumbo- Possessed Mimi who cries every time she sings "Baby Mine".your grandson. Whatever song you sing, the child in your arms will love it becauseyou areTo sing.

However, these are some of our favorite options (a bit more modern than "rock-a-bye baby") for serenading little ones.

Children's song ideas.

1. "Rainbow Connection" - Kermit the Frog

In fact, there are over a million versions of this song. You might even know the new commercial with Willie Nelson's opinion. This song is an odd mixsadand moody. It's easy to sing and it talks about rainbows, what makesa home gamein our book.

2. "Lullaby" - The Girls (FKA The Dixie Girls)

The Chicks actually wrote two different songs dedicated to themKinder, but this is our favorite. Of course, there are some parts that stand out. You can do this at your own risk.

3. "Halo" - Beyoncé

Oh so perfect for singing to and introducing your angel babyMr. Königin.

4. "Three Little Birds" - Bob Marley

What could be more suitable for children or babies than a song aboutAve? Nothing in this song is a challenge to sing. Its simple, repetitive lyrics are soothing and comforting, making it just what you both need to hear after a long, cramped night.fight before sleep.

5. "Never Grow Up" - Taylor Swift

Elevationhis handif you cried when you first heard this song on the T-Swizzle album! Raise your hand now if you are not already a mother. Why don't you introduce your baby?our girlTaylor? "Fang jung an."

6. "The Pacific Rim" - Johnny Cash

Here's our advice for this jam: Don't try to sing softly like Johnny Cash. Just sing in your naturalAreaand everything will be fine for the baby.

7. "Let's Be Friends" - The white stripes

The White Stripes have produced a lot of good jams during their time together. However, this is more kid-friendly and apparently perfect forYour baby.

8. "I can't take my eyes off you" - Lauryn Hill

This version of the classic is our absolute favourite. It is alove song? Clear. But do the lyrics match his obsession with it?child in your arms? Definitive.

9. „Chica surfista“ – Beachboys

Like our Johnny Cash sing-along themes, Brian Wilson has a range (strong this time!) that we just can't match. Still, this sweet tune is perfect for anyone who wants to become one.PlayaBabies in training Yesyou are dreamingFrom the day you take your little girl on her first trip to the sea, this song will set the mood.

10. "Tops of the World" - The Carpenters

This song is the epitome of a lighthearted and innocent love song. It's very easy to sing as The Carpenters, although your voice isn't quite as beautiful as Karen's.

11. "Dream a little dream with me" - The Moms and Dads

When you send your baby to dreamland, do you ever wonder whatDreamIn? Most psychologists believe that your dreams are your brain's way of interpreting the events of the day or week and storing them in memory. If that's the case, your baby is undoubtedly dreaming about you.

12. "A Bushel and a Kiss" - Doris Day

This is another song that a million people have covered, but Doris Day's cover is our favorite. You've probably heard this little song byhis motheror grandmother. That doesn't make you any less perfect, does it? In fact, it can make you more perfect.

13. „Olhe para Miss Ohio“ – Gillian Welch und Dave Rawlings

This is not a love song or a lullaby. However, we love the story of the rebellious but well-meaningschick. It's old in its folksy sound and lyrics, but very easy to sing. We love. The end.

Oh yo, oh mi oh, mira, Miss Ohio

She races down in her convertibleShe says, "I want to do it right, but not right now," she drives to Atlanta and lives out that fantasy. Run down with the convertible Yes, I want to make it right, but not now. Keep going…

14. "You really gotta hold me" - Her and him

Does anyone have more control over you than your new baby? We assume the answer is a resounding no. nobody has onerather calmingVote as Zooey Deschanel, so if you don't want to sing, queue that up.

I do not like you

But I love you Seems like I always think about you Oh, oh, oh, you treat me bad I love you like crazy You really own me (You really own me) You really own me (You really got a tight grip on me )Keep going…

15. "Love Me Tenderly" - Elvis

It would be remiss to leave out Elvis. Although Pocketful of Rainbows was the obvious choice, we settled on Love Me Tender. It's a little less fast and a little slower (and quieter), which makes it perfect.bedtime.

love me tenderly

love me sweet never let me go You made my life complete and I love you very much.

love me tenderly

Really love me, all my dreams come true. To my darling, I love you and always will.Keep going…

16. "Teach your children well" - Crosby, Stills and Nash

Can you even tell how old ours areLandthey are? Although the message of this song is aimed at parents, it is easy to sing andapplaud for, making it a solid choice for singing to your baby.

you're in the way

There must be a code that you can live by And then become yourself 'Cause the past is just goodbye

teach your children well

Her father's hell slowly passed and fed her with her dreams. You will know the one they choseKeep going…

17. „Baby“ – Justin Bieber

Why not? The song literally has the word "Baby' on him and he's super innocent and soft.

Oh wow

Oh wow Oh wow You know you love me, I know you care Just call whenever you want and I'll be there You want my love, you want my heart And we will never, never, never break up Are we an article? girl stop playing We're just friends, what do you say? He said "There's another one" and looked me straight in the eyes My first love broke my heart for the first time and I thought... Keep going…

18. "Dear Theodosia" - Leslie Odom Jr.

ÖHamiltonThe soundtrack is honestly a solid choice in every way. The songs are so damninspiring. However, "Dear Theodosia" is a particularly obvious choice as it is sung directly to Burr and Hamilton's children. He's full of hope for his future and proud of the little thing they created. NOTE: "Wait for it" is a solid second choice if you're hoping to raise your own thoughtful and thoughtful child. However, he has an "emergency word".

Dear Theodosia, what should I tell you?

You have my eyes, you have your mother's name When you were born you cried and broke my heart

I dedicate myself to you every day

Home life has never been my style When you smile you knock me out, I fall apart And I thought I was so smart Keep going…

disney kinderreime

If you have one child in your family (or if you only have oneexcept Disney), you probably sing a lot of them alreadyDisney songs. However, these are our favorites for babies.

1. "How far will I go" -Vaiana

Because? BecauseMoana is strong and capable.and she dreams big. VERY LARGE.

I looked at the water's edge

"For as long as I can remember, I never really knew why I wanted to be the perfect daughter, but I'm back in the water no matter how hard I try, every turn I take, every path I follow, every path I take, every path leads me back to the place where I know where I can't go where I want to beKeep going…

2. "When She Loved Me" -toy story 2

This song is unbearably sad, but it prepares you for a very real moment: when yourlittle birdbut she will always love Andy always loved Woody and we will always love our little bunny, Mr. Hobbs.

When someone loved me, everything was beautiful

Every hour we spent together lives in my heart And when she was sad I was there to dry her tears And when she was happy so was I when she loved me Through the summer and fall we had each other , that was just her and me together as it should be And when she was alone I was there to comfort her And I knew she loved me.Keep going…

3. "No fuss" —The Lion King

Sometimes we sing to our baby when it's not time to sleep. "Hakuna Matata" is so silly and upbeat that it's hard not to include it. No matter which version you listen to, it's so much fun mimicking the vocals and the cheekiness is contagious. This song is especially good for getting your baby's attention when you are having a baby.harter Moment.

No problem!

What a wonderful set of Hakuna Matata! It's not a fad It means no worries for the rest of your days It's our stress-free philosophy Hakuna Matata!Keep going…

4. "So This Is Love" -Cinderella

The Disney classic was full of soft but deep love songs. So This Is Love perfectly embodies not only the love some of us hope to find in a partner, but the love we hope to feel in the processexpecting a baby. we don't cry You shout.

So this is love Mmmmm So this is love So this is what makes life divine I shine Mmmmm And now I know the key to all heaven is mine My heart has wings Mmmmm And I can flyKeep going…

5. "My Baby" - Dumbo

Yes, this song was on it toobeaches. Choose your favorite version, sing it to your baby and we dare you not to be.overwhelmed by emotions. It's slow enough to be perfect for bedtime too.

My love don't cry my love dry your eyes rest your head close to my heart never be apart my loveKeep going…

6. "You will be in my heart" -Tarzan

Kala sings this song to Baby Tarzan when he starts crying. This song is a promise that resonates in every mother's heart. It's the perfect lullaby to remind your baby that you will always be there for them.

Come on stop crying

Everything will be fine. Just take my hand and hold it tight. I will protect you. In front of everyone around you. I will be here. do not CryKeep going…

7. "Everything meets" -frozen 2

This song whistles in perfect pitch over the beauty of nature. It is a tranquil melody that promises adventure and mystery. you don't have to be onefrozenFan to love this ballad.

Where the north wind meets the sea

There's a river of memories Sleep my love safe and sound For in that river everything lies In its waters, deep and true I've designed the answers and a path for you Dive into its sound But not too far or you'll drownKeep going…

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