This beautiful song is a tribute to the power of words, and will help children appreciate how we use language in absolutely everything we do.

Vocal difficulty: 1 of 5
Accompaniment difficulty: 2 of 5


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Song Credits

Music by
Russell Hepplewhite

Words by
Michael Rosen

Performance track:
Performed by Emily Barden
Recorded by Jeff Leach
Backing track:
Performed by Nathan Williamson
Recorded by Mike Challis