Top 10 Songs Dedicated to All the Loving Mothers Out There
Celebrating Mother's Day means Honouring All Mothers Around the World
Mother's Day is a simple yet meaningful celebration just to honor all the mothers around the world. As a matter of fact, there have been traditional celebrations for mothers in other countries such as the Cybele in Greece and Hilaria in Rome.
Usually, Mother's Day is celebrated during the month of May. Now that the celebration is quickly approaching, it's gonna be a brilliant idea to come up with different ways to appreciate each and every mother's sacrifices to their family specifically to their children.
Below are the Top 10 Songs Dedicated to All the Loving Mothers Out There…
1. A Song for Mama by Boyz II Men
The song described how their mothers influenced their lives. They also showed appreciation how the love and care of their mothers became their shelter during the tough days of their lives. They also recognized that no one can ever replace their mothers' position in their hearts.
A Song for Mama
2. Mama by Spice Girls
The song is based on the sentiments of a daughter towards her mother during the former's adolescence stage. However, as she grew older, she started to realize how lucky she was that her number enemy finally became her greatest friend in life.
Mama was my greatest teacher, a teacher of compassion, love and fearlessness. If love is sweet as a flower, then my mother is that sweet flower of love.— Stevie Wonder
3. Dear Mama by 2Pac
He wrote the song as he realized how difficult it was for his mother to raise him and his sister alone. He also recognized how amazing and loving their mother was.
4. The Best Day by Taylor Swift
The song recalled the singer’s childhood memories with her mother and father. Memories like how her parents brought laughter to her life and how they also help her dealt with all the drama in her life. She actually considered every single day that passed by as the best day of her life.
The Best Day
5. The Perfect Fan by Backstreet Boys
The song showed how thankful a son is for having a mother’s guidance and unconditional love. As he acknowledged how wonderful his family is, he wished he could give back everything by being a good son to his mother.
The Perfect Fan
A mother's arms are made of tenderness and children sleep soundly in them. - Victor Hugo
6. God Must Have Spent a Little More Time on You by N Sync
The song is dedicated to a mother who raised his son with unconditional love. Since then, he is amazed how God was able to sent him a beautiful angel in the image of his mother. He was also thankful that his mother's guidance, support and love allowed him to achieve great success in life.
God Must Have Spent a Little More Time on You
7. Oh Mother by Christina Aguilera
The singer narrated how her mother suffered from emotional and physical abuse caused by his father. Eventually, her mother finally had the courage to leave his father in order to protect herself and her children. Since then, the singer kept on reminding her mother that they’re strong enough to move on with their lives even without the head of their family.
8. Hey Mama by Kanye West
The song served as a tribute to his mother as he reminisced how his mama remained strong after all the hardships they’ve been through. He also recalled all the values that his mama instilled on him.
I remember my mother's prayers and they have always followed me. They have clung to me all my life. - Abraham Lincoln
9. Look What You’ve Done by Drake
He dedicated his song to his mom who raised him alone after his parent’s divorce when he was 5 years old. Despite that unpleasant ending of his parents' relationship, he still thanked his mom for all the support and love that they gave to him. As a result, as soon as he started achieving success, he slowly returned all the favor to his family.
Look What You’ve Done
10. Mother by John Lennon
The song expressed his total disappointment to both of his parents when they left him alone. His father abandoned him when he was still an infant while his mother died in a car accident when he was only 17.
Sacrifices is equal to Love
Each song has its own story to tell about their own mothers. However, all of these songs have something in common, that is all of their mothers made their own sacrifices to their own families specifically to their children. Sacrifices that showed how a mother can love her family unconditionally. The unconditional love that no else in this world can give. Overall, all songs proved one thing, that mothers are not really the best, but they are beyond EXCEPTIONAL!
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