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Hush, Little Baby

Waking up baby

Singing a nursery rhyme is a great way to bond with your little one and it will support their language development too.

Have a go at following the song lyrics below and watch the video for the melody.

Hush, Little Baby lyrics

Hush, little baby, don't say a word, Mama's gonna buy you a mockingbird.

And if that mockingbird don't sing, Mama's gonna buy you a diamond ring.

And if that diamond ring turns brass, Mama's gonna buy you a looking glass.

And if that looking glass gets broke, Mama's gonna buy you a billy goat,

And if that billy goat doesn't pull, Mama's gonna buy you a cart and bull.

And if that cart and bull turn over, Mama's gonna buy you a dog named Rover.

And if that dog named Rover won't bark, Mama's gonna buy you a horse and cart.

And if that horse and cart fall down, well you'll still be the sweetest baby in town.

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