Songs That are Adult Lullabies

June 3, 2020
Writer: Amy Lee (amylee aka RipThisJoint)

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Only ShallowMy Bloody ValentineNilpferd
2Strange and Beautiful (I'll Put a Spell on You)Aqualungvanwolf2
3Lullaby of the LeavesElla FitzgeraldNilpferd
4Child Amongst the WeedsEliza CarthySuzi
5Lullaby of LondonThe PoguesSuzi
6You Can Close Your EyesJames Taylorattwilightlarks
7Night Shift LullabyMagnolia Electric Companytincanman
8Lovers of TodayThe PretendersParaMhor
9Sleep TonightThe Rolling StonesDiscoMonster
10Brokedown PalaceGrateful DeadChris7572
11Try to SleepLowmegadom
12You Want It DarkerLeonard CohenRavi Raman
13Let's Sleep NowAlternative TVCarpgate
14Sleeping Gas (Live at Zoo Club 1981)The Teardrop ExplodesShivSidecar

B List

 TitleArtistNominated By
1Goodnight My LoveLos LobosSeth Miller
2Lullaby AngelHarmoniansUncleben
3Goodnight LadiesLou Reed9hairs9knots
4Sleep on the Left SideCornershophappyclapper
6Anti-LullabyMischief BrewEnglishOutlaw
7Sleep Is the JewelJames Yorkstonmegadom
8Who Will Sing Me LullabiesKate RusbySuzi
10Lover's LullabyJanis Ianmagicman
11LullabyJames ParaMhor
12This LullabyQueens of the Stone Agemegadom
13Golden SlumbersDua Lipaajostu
14New German LullabyThe TaxpayersEnglishOutlaw
15The Hand That Rocks the CradleThe SmithsShoegazer
16In Your RoomAirielDiscoMonster
18Dissolve Mealt-Jbarbryn
19RagsThe WaterboysCarpgate
21The Crystal ShipThe DoorsParaMhor
22We Bid You GoodnightGrateful DeadBanazirGalbasi

C List (Instrumentals)

 TitleArtistNominated By
1Nessun Dorma (from Turandot)Giacomo Puccini (sung by Luciano Pavarotti)Makinavaja
2Magic Fire Music (from Die Walküre)Richard Wagnertubby brewster
3WiegenliedRichard Strauss (sung by Jessye Norman)tubby brewster
4Wachet Auf, Ruft Uns die StimmeJ. S. Bach (conducted by John Elliot Gardiner)ajostu
5The Seal LullabyEric WhitacreBanazirGalbasi
6Nexus on the BeachRoberto Musci & Giovanni Venostanosuchzone
7Uni, Tule Silma Peale!Collagepejepeine
8Lullaby for JoeyJerry GoodmanBanazirGalbasi
9HugebabyPenguin Cafe Orchestranosuchzone
10Sleepers Beat ThemeBen Lukas Boysenmegadom
11Lullaby Kevin Ayersmegadom
12Sleepytime SambaLullatoneTarquinSpodd
13The Space Travelers LullabyKamasi Washingtonmegadom
14BalulalowBenjamin Britten (sung by Victor Sicard)Uncleben
15Close Thine EyesHenry Purcell (performed by English Baroque Soloists)severin
16Lie Still, Sleep BecalmedJohn Calemegadom
17Come Heavy SleepJohn Dowlandnosuchzone

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Author: Marconius7

Marconius is the creator of this index and also hosts a travel blog and a political blog. He is retired after 40 years in broadcast television. He lives in suburban Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada with his wife. They are the parents of two adult children and proud grandparents of two wonderful grandchildren.

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