Newly minted supermom Beyoncé Knowles gave birth to baby girl Blue Ivy Carter last weekend, and a mere two days later proud papa Jay-Z posted a new song celebrating her arrival, “Glory.” Maybe you like the song. Maybe you think it sounds exactly like a song Jay threw together in 48 hours while riding an ecstatic New Daddy High. But in either case, based on artistic merit alone, I’d argue that there most certainly are better songs inspired by kids out there.
And ladies and gentlemen, I’m here to prove it.
So without further ado, here are my own personal Top 10 picks for great songs inspired by children. Agree? Disagree? Demand a recount? Hit me in comments with your thoughts!
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