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136 Songs Your Kids Will Love (That Won't Drive You Insane)

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If singing "Twinkle Twinkle" and "Ring Around The Rosy" over and over is driving you up a wall, don't fret. It really is possible to find songs that your kids love, but won't drive you insane.

To help you turn your carpool into a dance party that all passengers want to participate in, we've compiled Spotify playlists that you can start following ASAP.

Happy listening!

For the closet Top 40 radio lovers...

"Happy" by Pharrell Williams

"Try" by P!nk

"Pass Me By" by R5

"Firework" by Katy Perry

"Pompeii" by Bastille

"Wrecking Ball" by Miley Cyrus

"Roar" by Katy Perry

"Anything Could Happen" by Ellie Goulding

"Royals" by Lorde

"Wake Me Up" by Avicii

"Counting Stars" by OneRepublic

For the wannabe rockstars...

"21 Guns" by Green Day

"School's Out" by Alice Cooper

"Walk" by Pantera

"Embassy Row" by Pavement

"Bad Day" by R.E.M.

"Blitzkrieg Bop" by The Ramones

"Stompa" by Serena Ryder

"Black Betty" by Ram Jam

"Black Dog" by Led Zeppelin

"Voodoo Child" by Rogue Traders

"Radioactive" by Imagine Dragons

"Juke Box Hero" by Foreigner

For the indie pop mommies and daddies in need of a boost...

"Some Nights" by Fun.

"Rocket" by Goldfrapp

"Hey, Soul Sister" by Train

"Cuckoo" by Lissie

"Paradise" by Coldplay

"Ho Hey" by The Lumineers

"Float On" by Modest Mouse

"No Mercy" by The Stranglers

"Fireflies" by Owl City

"Oh!" by Eric Hutchinson

"Ticky Ticky" by Owlle

"Story of My Life" by One Direction

For the behind-the-wheel karaoke session...

"Don't Stop Believin'" by Journey

"Bohemian Rhapsody" by Queen

"Our House" by Madness

"Piano Man" by Billy Joel

"Don't Stand So Close To Me" by The Police

"Rock the Casbah" by The Clash

"Stand Back" by Stevie Nicks

"Shout To The Top" by The Style Council

"Jessie's Girl" by Rick Springfield

"What Is Love" by Haddaway

"We Will Rock You" by Queen

For the exhausted parents looking for a lullaby...

"Little Things" by One Direction

"Say Something" by A Great Big World & Christina Aguilera

"Somewhere Over the Rainbow" by Israel "IZ" Kamakawiwo'ole

"Count On Me" by Bruno Mars

"Same Love" by by Macklemore & Ryan Lewis

"Sweet Baby James" by James Taylor

"Skinny Love" by Bon Iver

"Space Oddity" by David Bowie

"Sail" by AWOLNATION

For the folk and country crooners...

"Life Is A Highway" by Rascal Flatts

"Stuck Like Glue" by Sugarland

"Ring of Fire" by Johnny Cash

"Wagon Wheel" by Darius Rucker

"Friday Night" by Eric Paslay

"That's My Kind Of Night" by Luke Bryan

"You Are My Sunshine" by Johnny Cash

"Springsteen" by Eric Church

"Pay Me My Money Down" by Bruce Springsteen

"Mama's Broken Heart" by Miranda Lambert

For the old school parents craving a throwback...

"Octopus's Garden" by The Beatles

"I Can't Help Myself (Sugar Pie, Honey Bunch)" by Four Tops

"American Pie" by Don McLean

"Superstition" by Stevie Wonder

"Me And Julio Down By The Schoolyard" by Paul Simon

"Band on the Run" by Paul McCartney

"Yellow Submarine" by The Beatles

"Thriller" by Michael Jackson

"Teddy Bear" by Elvis Presley

"Uptown Girl" by Billy Joel

If you have a soul (and aren't sick of it yet)...

"Let It Go" by Idina Menzel in "Frozen"

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