Rock-a-Bye Baby

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Rock-a-bye baby, in the tree top
When the wind blows, the cradle will rock
When the bough breaks, the cradle will fall
And down will come baby, cradle and all

Credits: Brenda

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Lisa - 3 years ago
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I do add these words at the end (bit more pleasant for the child to hear) Into my arms u land with a thud I take u inside and get u all snug, a nice warm bottle some kisses and hugs And lullabies song by mommy with love. Rock a bye baby, your safe on my lap To rest your eyes and take a nap. #1
Guest - 4 years ago
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I like this song #2
emilie - 2 years ago
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Yes who wrote the original song? It's very disturbing, I never liked it.when the bough breaks the cradle will fall, yeah and what then the baby dies.terrible song.but I think there is another version. #3
Felicia - 2 years ago
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Love it #4

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