Educational children’s song gets the rap treatment

Published: 13th Feb, 2009

Head, Shoulders, Knees N Toes

Educational songs should be played by groups of aging hippies, the men wearing beards, the women unashamedly showing off their hairy armpits. Everyone knows that. And yet, the days of  acoustic songs about maths followed by meaningful acid trips appear to be over. Above are the young hip hoppers telling Rod, Jane and Freddy what time it is.

Josh Burt
About the author:
Josh has been a writer and journalist for the best part of twenty years and has written for modern staples like FHM and Cosmopolitan and The Daily Telegraph and The Sun. He has also written a small handful of so-so books that you can still buy.

4 Responses to Educational children’s song gets the rap treatment

  1. Avatar Spencer says:

    And we all know who the real winners are,

    the baffled Goldsmith’s students at 1:09.

  2. Avatar Mark says:

    A good kiddy program is Yo Gabba Gabba. Top stuff.

  3. josh josh says:

    Great point Mark, Yo Gabba Gabba is EXCELLENT, definitely in our top four…

  4. Avatar oliver says:

    Run DMC on 1980s US kids TV show “Reading Rainbow” presented by the blind guy from Star Trek: Next Generation extolling the virtues of reading books

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