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15 Songs perfect for singing to your baby

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These classic songs and pop culture staples are the perfect tunes to dedicate to your little bundle of joy! Get your microphones ready, Mom and Dad!

Surely you've experimented with a number of different melodies and songs to sing to your baby. Maybe you like the good ole' reliable ones like "Hush, Little Baby", or "Twinkle, Twinkle"; or maybe you're creative enough to come up with your own tune on the spot. Either way singing to your baby is an amazing pass time that can strengthen the bond between your baby, put a smile on their face, or calm/relax them.

While there's nothing wrong with the go-to's and your homemade melodies, we'd like to bring to light 15 of the best songs for parents to sing to to their babies! Though we're no singer-songwriters ourselves, these talented artists crafted songs that are perfect for singing to your baby. Check out the list and let us know if we left anything out that you sing to your baby:

1. "Baby Mine" by Alison Krauss

Originally, this song was composed as part of the Dumbo soundtrack. That means you're parents may have very well sang this song to you as a kid. The Alison Krauss rendition is arguably the most soothing, and it's a great song to relax you baby.

 

2. "Beautiful Boy" by John Lennon

A perfect song for a parent (namely dads) to sing to their son. A classic from the legendary John Lennon. A song that he wrote specially for his son.

 

3. "Butterfly Fly Away" by Miley Cyrus

Back when Miley Cyrus was less "sticking her tongue out to the world" and more Disney Channel star, she composed this sweet song as a tribute to her dad. It's a great song to sing to your baby as well. Especially to daughters!

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