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Cancel Post. There are no Independent Premium comments yet - be the first to add your thoughts. Follow comments Enter your email to follow new comments on this article. Thanks for subscribing! Vote Are you sure you want to submit this vote? Submit vote Cancel. You must be logged in to vote. Sweetest Lyric : "I love you for giving me your eyes, for staying back and watching me shine. And I didn't know if you knew, so I'm taking this chance to say that I had the best day with you today.
If you're looking for the ultimate Mother's Day song, look no further than this song from Bruce Springsteen. Sweetest Lyric : "And if it's a funny old world, mama, where a little boy's wishes come true, well I got a few in my pocket and a special one just for you. Since its release, the song has been sampled by notable hip-hop acts such as Jay-Z and Tupac. Sweetest Lyric : "Sweeter than cotton candy.
Stronger than papa's old brandy. Always that needed smile once in a while. John Lennon of The Beatles wrote the song for both his deceased mother and the love of his life, Yoko Ono. It appeared on their magnum opus, the White Album. Sweetest Lyric : "Her hair of floating sky is shimmering, glimmering in the sun.
Julia, Julia. Morning moon, touch me. So I sing a song of love, Julia. The Voice judge and country singer confirmed to Genius that the song is "a sore spot" for him to perform because it's about a young son taking his mother for granted. Which, frankly, we're all guilty of sometimes. Sweetest Lyric : "She'd laugh until she cried. I could do no wrong. She would always save me because I was her baby. The fun tribute was released by the '90s pop group in March On the song, the spirited girl group recalled all the times their mothers were there for them, even when they were rebellious.
Sweetest Lyric : "Back then I didn't know why you were misunderstood, Mama. So now I see through your eyes all that you did was love. It's well documented that rapper and producer Kanye West had a close relationship with his mother, Donda West, who unfortunately, died in after surgical complications.
The touching song was just one token of his affection. Sweetest Lyric : "See you're unbreakable, unmistakable, highly capable lady that's makin' loot. A livin' legend too, just look at what heaven do.source link
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Send us an angel, and I thank you. This award-winning song has stood the test of time for its relatable and heartwarming lyrics. It's a beautiful reminder on Mother's Day to cherish the simple things and the people in your life. Sweetest Lyric : "Living might mean taking chances, but they're worth taking. Loving might be a mistake, but it's worth making.
The legendary rock and country singer recorded this sentimental song in , and it was later released on the re-release, Elvis' Christmas Album. It also boasts church bells and a brief monologue from Presley. If she's a country music fan, playing this song will be almost as good as gifting her a bouquet of flowers. Sweetest Lyric : "Oh, mama liked the roses. But most of all she cared, about the way we learned to live and if we said our prayers.
In this touching tribute, country singer Carrie Underwood sings from the point of view of a mother who doesn't want her child to forget her on her journey to independence and self-discovery. Sweetest Lyric : "Just one more thing before you leave: Don't forget to remember me. The country song tells the story of a young boy who finds comfort and protection in his mom.
Sweetest Lyric : "There ought to be a hall of fame for mamas. Creation's most unique and precious pearls. And heaven help us always to remember that the hand that rocks the cradle rules the world. Cue Faith Hill's song up when you need reassurance that your mom will always be there for you. The moving song is from her album, It Matters to Me , and it's perfect for mothers and daughters to sing along to on Mother's Day. Sweetest Lyric : "You can't lose me.
Bet your life I am here, and I will always be. Just a wish away. Wherever you go, no matter how far, my love is where you are.