Kid's Albums By Artists You Like

Aug. 1, 2015  |   Emma Zumsen

For those of you parents who have dutifully learned every word to the Frozen soundtrack – or any other cloyingly saccharine children's album – and longed for the days when you could blast whatever music you wanted I have some good news, it turns out there are a lot of "kids" albums that have been recorded by artists usually known for entertaining adults and they're actually quite good. When it came time to create a playlist to provide a soundtrack for my son I just couldn't bring myself to put songs on it that made me cringe at first listen so I began the quest for alternatives and in the year or so since have proudly built a collection of favorite albums by artists I actually listened to before I had kids. Here are a few of our favorites: 

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Emma Zumsen

Emma Zumsen

Emma is a wildly curious baker, mama, creator, and reader who loves a good farmer’s market almost as much as she loves a new pair of shoes. Born in Montana and raised in Minnesota, she made her way to the east coast nine years ago where she has settled in Brooklyn with her husband and son. In an effort to channel her various interests, passions, and experiences into something productive, she divides her professional brain between food and digital marketing – both of which she finds endlessly fascinating. Emma’s two favorite foods are freshly popped popcorn shared with her kiddo and guacamole.