Sing and dance: our top 5 children’s songs

A fun, bouncy song gets the kids dancing and singing along – a feel-good activity that’s perfect while we’re all at home. Here are five age-appropriate songs and music videos young ones will love.

1. Baby Shark
This popular song has been around for a few years. It’s even managed to become a Billboard Top 100 hit! Stream the original video on YouTube and see your child’s face light up with joy.

2. Bing Bong Zoo by Pepper Pig
It’s not every day that a cartoon character releases an entire album, but that’s exactly what Pepper Pig did last year. You can find the 13-track album on all major music streaming sites, including YouTube. Check out the popular Bing Bong Zoo song here.

3. Happy by Pharrell Williams
This feel-good song from the Minions movie soundtrack is uplifting for both parents and kids. Plus, it has dances moves the whole family can follow! Watch the video here.

4. Can’t Stop the Feeling by Justin Timberlake
Challenge the family to copy the dance moves from this hit from the Trolls movie soundtrack.

5. Old Town Road by Kidz Bop
Kidz Bop band takes popular songs and turns them into child-friendly versions. Enjoy the kids’ version of Old Town Road and then browse their other hits for children.

Looking for more ways to entertain the kids? See how you can help your children play and learn with everyday items.

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