16 Songs About Children and Parenthood

(Last Updated On: October 4, 2021)

For the vast majority of people, parenthood is mostly accompanied by feeling of joy and excitement. Children can be one of the most fulfilling journey one can have in their life. Here is a list of songs that talk about kids and describe what parenthood feels like.

1.Westlife – My Blood

This is the fourth track of the album Spectrum and they celebrate their kids assuring them of support and protection.


2. Jay Z –  Glory

This was a celebration by Jay Z when he had his first child with Beyonce.


3. Ciara – I Got You

4. Beyonce – Blue

Beyonce dedicated this track to her daughter Blue Ivy Carter who was born in 2012.


5. Rascal Flatts – My Wish

The song was written by Jeffrey Steele and Steve Robson and dedicated to Steele’s 13 year old daughter Justine.


6. John Lennon – Beautiful Boy

He wrote the song to dedicate to his son Sean who was his only child with Yoko Ono.


7. Billy Joel – Lullabye (Goodnight My Angel)

Billy Joe gives an expression of the simple yet profound relationship between a parent and child in a bedtime lullaby.


8. Celine Dion – A New Day Has Come

Celine Dion recorded the track when she took some time off to be with her son Rene-Charles Dion Angelil. She shares how her lifelong dream of becoming a parent has been fulfilled.


9. Martina McBride – In My Daughter’s Eyes

The song tells a story of a mother rediscovering what life is about through her daughter’s eyes.


10. Adele – Sweetest Devotion

The song is about her kid and she sings about how something much bigger has happened in her life.

11. Britney Spears – My baby

The singer sings about her two sons Sean Preston and Jayden James.


12. Carrie Underwood – What I Never Knew I Always Wanted

The songs is a tribute to her husband Mike and son Isaiah.


13. Jennifer Nettles – This Angel

Jennifer released this song after she gave birth to her son and sang about the transformative experience of becoming a mother.


14. Madonna – Little Star

The singer recorded the song after giving birth to her daughter Lourdes.


15. Shakira – The One Thing

The song is about her motherhood after she gave birth to her son Milan.


16. Sheryl Crow – Lullaby for Wyatt

The song is dedicated to her son Wyatt whom she adopted in 2007.