Here is a playlist of 13 great children’s songs that adults will love too. The songs are catchy, uplifting, sometimes educational and often funny and are about children’s real life experiences. Plus, they’re good music. Many of these songs and/or artists have won Grammy Awards for Best Musical Album for Children. Check out this list of award winners to find other songs you and your family might like.
Awards for Best Musical Album for Children were given by the Grammys from 1958 through 2011. In 2012, the Best Musical Album for Children category was merged with the Best Spoken Word Album for Children category to create a new category: Best Children’s Album.
CHILDREN’S MUSIC FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY
You can listen to short samples of each of the songs on this playlist below in sequence starting with Beautiful Baby. Click on the arrow under and to the left of Children’s Music for the Whole Family. Or, you can click on specific tracks. You can also click through to Spotify to listen to the playlist in its entirety or create your own playlist from the tracks you like. I feel good every time I listen to this playlist. I hope you do too.
About Peggy O’Mara. I am an independent journalist who edits and publishes peggyomara.com. I was the editor and publisher of Mothering Magazine for over 30 years and founded Mothering.com in 1995. My books include Having a Baby Naturally, Natural Family Living, The Way Back Homeand A Quiet Place.Ihave conducted workshops at Omega Institute, Esalen, La Leche League, and Bioneers. I am the mother of four and grandmother of three. Please check out my email newsletter with free tips on parenting, activism, and healthy living.