Coming up on The Children’s Hour, we’ve got a lot of gratitude this year, for our health, well-being, families, food, homes, and so much more. We’re celebrating Thanksgiving with a musical special in recognition of how thankful we are.

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You’ll hear from independent children’s musicians like Laurie Berkner, Dan Zanes, Aaron Nigel Smith, Pierce Freelon, Lucy Kalantari, Falu, and so many more.

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We hope you and your family have a blessed Thanksgiving holiday full of family, laughter and great food. Here at The Children’s Hour, we’re thankful for you, our listeners.

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Happy Thanksgiving from all of us to all of you!

Playlist: Grateful

GratefulYanizaGrateful - Single2020 Yaniza03:06
Joy Spice Soul (feat. Falu & Fyutch)Lucy Kalantari & the Jazz CatsJoy Spice Soul (feat. Falu & Fyutch) - Single2022 A Few Little Notes03:24
Grateful (feat. Dan Zanes)Aaron Nigel Smith & One World ChorusWelcome to the Village!2012 Aya World Productions03:55
So ThankfulStrawbitty YopsSingle2022 Strawbitty Yops03:29
Shoo TurkeyJazzy Ash & Red YarnSing Together - EP2022 Knockwood Studio & Red Yarn's Notebook02:17
(I'm Gonna Eat) On Thanksgiving DayThe Laurie Berkner BandWhaddaya Think Of That? (25th Anniversary)2022 Kidz Bop Enterprises LLC., Distributed by Concord.01:25
LemursPerpetual GrooveFamiliar Stare - EP2016 Perpetual Groove01:02
Attitude of Gratitude (feat. Kelly Kale)Pierce FreelonBlack to the Future2021 Blackspace x Only Us03:44
Thank You UniverseThe Oot n' ootsThank You Universe - Single2020 Independent03:23
Welcome TableDan ZanesCatch That Train2006 Festival Five Records03:08
ThankfulEVT KidsThankful - Single2020 Corrientes Music Recordings02:37
GratefulGenevieve GoingsGreat Indoors - EP2020 8 POUND GORILLA RECORDS02:52
Thank God I'm a City BoyHopalong AndrewHowdy Do! Songs of the Urban Cowpoke2018 Andrew Vladeck02:50
LoopyBlue Dot SessionsThe Balloonist2018 Blue Dot Sessions00:47
GratefulJumpin' jamieNever Mind the Blocks: Here's Jumpin' Jamie2020 Jumpin' Jamie01:52
Grateful (feat. Alphabet Rockers)Suzanne JamiesonBounce2020 Pop Up City Records03:48
GratefulNimoEmpty Hands2014 Empty Hands Music03:54
Thank YouThe Okee Dokee BrothersSongs for Singin'2020 Okee Dokee Music LLC02:01
Thank YouMegan SchoenbohmBubba & Boo2018 Megan Schoenbohm03:29
A Song Giving ThanksThe Deedle Deedle DeesHow to Fix America2021 Lloyd H. Miller01:11