Music·Posted on Jun 1, 201519 Kid-Friendly Rock Songs That Don't SuckIt's never too earlier to enroll your children in the school of rock.by Elena ChildersBuzzFeed News ReporterLinkFacebookPinterestTwitterMail 1. "Spiderman Theme" by The Ramones View this video on YouTube youtube.com The classic theme song gets a punk-rock makeover from The Ramones. It’s perfect for hard-rocking dance parties and comic-book enthusiasts. 2. "Mahna Mahna" by Cake Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF youtube.com While you probably remember this nonsensical tune from The Muppets, it originally appeared in the 1968 documentary Sweden: Heaven and Hell. Cake's deadpan cover will make playtime more fun for both parents and kids. View this track on Spotify embed.spotify.com 3. "Splish Splash" by Bobby Darin View this video on YouTube youtube.com Bath time can be rough, but this squeaky clean rock'n'roll classic will make bath time better for all involved. 4. "Just A Kid" by Wilco Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF youtube.com You love Wilco, your kid loves Spongebob — you'll both love this song! Written for the 2004's Spongebob Squarepants movie, the track explores the hardships of being a kid over a rollicking guitar riff. View this track on Spotify embed.spotify.com 5. "Bein' Green" by Andrew Bird View this video on YouTube youtube.com Get ready for nap time with this jazzy cover of Kermit the Frog's classic. You can use it to teach your kid about the color green, loving what makes them unique, or the importance of string solos. 6. "Clementine" by Neil Young & Crazy Horse Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF giphy.com This bluesy rock'n'roll cover of an American classic has the perfect riff for air guitar lessons! View this track on Spotify embed.spotify.com 7. "Apples, Peaches, Bananas, And Pears," by The Monkees View this video on YouTube youtube.com This catchy tune from The Monkees will help get your little one excited about nutrition. Sing it together at snack time and end the fights over food. 8. "Oh! Susannah" by The Byrds Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF youtube.com This is the type of song you sing into a hairbrush! Turn up the volume and sing your lungs out to the The Byrds' hard-rock version of this 1848 Stephen Foster song. View this track on Spotify embed.spotify.com 9. "The Muppet Show Theme Song" by OK Go View this video on YouTube youtube.com OK Go's trippy version of the original Muppet Show theme song is a perfect celebration of everybody's favorite felt-covered friends. The crazy, colorful music video is a must-see as well! 10. "'A' You're Adorable (The Alphabet Song)" by The Tokens Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF youtube.com This doo-wop version of the ABC's is fun and educational! If you're sick of traditional ABCs, give The Tokens' version a try. View this track on Spotify embed.spotify.com 11. "The Rainbow Connection" by The Carpenters View this video on YouTube youtube.com Originally performed by Kermit the Frog, The Carpenters' soft-rock version of this warm-and-fuzzy ballad is tender without being cloying. It's a lullaby you'll all love! 12. "Five Sleepy Heads" by Elvis Presley Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF giphy.com It's a lullaby song by the king of rock — what more could you ask for?! You'll swoon while you're kids snooze. View this track on Spotify embed.spotify.com 13. "You Are My Sunshine" by Johnny Cash and June Carter Cash View this video on YouTube youtube.com Bring the sunshine inside with this classic tune sung by country legends Johnny Cash and June Carter Cash. 14. "La La La La Lemon" by Barenaked Ladies Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF youtube.com Learn about the letter L with this short but sweet song by the Barenaked Ladies! Your little ones will get acquainted with lovely lilting words like "laughter" and "lullaby," and everyday L words, like "lightbulb" and "lamppost." View this track on Spotify embed.spotify.com 15. "Hang On Little Tomato" by Pink Martini View this video on YouTube youtube.com A slow jazzy number about perseverance! Teach your kids they shouldn't give up — especially on trying tomatoes. 16. "Little Monster Babies" by Kimya Dawson Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF youtube.com This too-cute song about monstrous children — er, "little monster babies" — is perfect way to end a long day of wreaking havoc. View this track on Spotify embed.spotify.com 17. "Bohemian Rhapsody" by The Muppets View this video on YouTube youtube.com Give your kids an early lesson on the essentials of rock'n'roll with this G-rated version of the Queen's classic "Bohemian Rhapsody." 18. "Ocean Man" by Ween Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF youtube.com This highly adventurous song by experimental rock band Ween will help your kid get imaginative during playtime. View this track on Spotify embed.spotify.com 19. "Spongbob Squarepants Theme" by Avril Lavigne View this video on YouTube youtube.com Let Avril Lavigne introduce your kids to pop-punk with this punchy version of the Spongebob Squarepants theme song.