Songs The Best Songs About Grandparents  

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List Rules Songs with a grandparent in the title are fair game, but this list focuses mainly on songs about a grandparent as a subject.

We all love our grandparents, so why not find some good music dedicated to them? This is a ranked list of all songs about a grandparent, as voted on by music fans like you. There are a lot of great grandma and grandpa songs on this list, but not all of this music is stuff they would necessarily want to listen to  Some of the songs included below may have the words "grandma" or "grandpa" in the lyrics or title, while others are only about grandparents as a subject or theme.

Music isn't typically categorized by the meaning of the words, so this music list is a great way to find some solid tracks that are thematically similar. Vote for the a grandparent songs that you enjoy the most, and downvote ones if you think they're not worthy of being high on the list. If one of your top songs is missing, add it to the list so others can vote for it too. Many genres of music are featured below, including rock, pop, folk, metal, and more. Everything from “Black Swan Song” to “Moving Oleta” is included below.
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Matthew West

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Bill Withers

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Mike Jones

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7 3
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Avril Lavigne

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6 3
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Jimmy Buffett

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6 3
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Lynyrd Skynyrd

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John Mellencamp

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7 5
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Athlete

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7 5
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Reba McEntire

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5 3
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Jake Owen

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5 3
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James Otto

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4 2
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Paolo Nutini

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8 7
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Superchick

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6 5
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Collin Raye

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6 5
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My Chemical Romance

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4 3
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Jamey Johnson

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Richard Marx

21
3 2
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Blind Melon

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8 8
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Dixie Chicks

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6 6
The Sea is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Songs About Grandparents
Corinne Bailey Rae

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Mudvayne

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3 3
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Marilyn Manson

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2 2
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The Vandals

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2 3
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Brand New

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Kristine W

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New Found Glory

31
2 3
Sweet Adeline is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Songs About Grandparents
Elliott Smith

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78violet

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The Red Jumpsuit Apparatus

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Tegan and Sara