Kate Carpenter

Kate Carpenter

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Unique - Children | Marion, Indiana, United States
Total Song Plays: 69,048   
Member Since: 2005
   Last Login: 11/24/2020
   Sounds Like: Laurie Berkner, Peter, Paul & Mary

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Song Description

Encourages kids to feed their minds through reading rather than watching TV.

Story Behind the Song

I wrote this song because I needed a song about reading for my motivational shows for kids. I use reversible song cards as props and a magic trick hidden in my pocket.

Broadjam Member Reviews

Great song, I really like the lead vocals and also the good harmonies provided by the children, wonderful lyrics as well!

    - Randal Dunkle

Sounds like Mrs. Kate Carpenter.... I love it. You rock girl...5 Star record even for adults ;-)

    - TSW - The Song Writers
Lyrics

You've got to read. Crack a book!
You've got to feed. Take a look!
Your hungry mind. Find a nook!
So take some time. Read a book!

Oh Crack a book! You've got to read
Take a look! You've got to feed.
Find a nook! Your hungry mind
So read a book! Take some time.

So many choices in the library.
I'll find a book just right for me.
A tale of the sea about Moby Dick
Or a how-to book of magic tricks.

Teacher says I need a biography
For my report on Robert E. Lee
And I'll keep lookin?, ?cause when I?m done
I'll read about lizards, just for fun. (Lizard imitation routine)

I wanna keep readin' to feed my mind,
And load it up with good stuff all of the time.
Makin' my brain what it ought to be
I'd rather crack a book than watch TV.


Song Length
2:57
Genres
Unique - Children, Folk - Contemporary
Tempo / Feel
Medium (111 - 130)
Lead Vocal
Female Vocal
Moods
Welcoming, In High Spirits

Subject Matter
Books, Encouragement

Similar Artists
Laurie Berkner, Peter, Paul & Mary
Language
English
Era
2000 and later

Lyric Credits Kate Carpenter
Music Credits Kate Carpenter
Producer Credits Jamie DeFrates
Publisher Credits Kate Carpenter
Performance Credits Kate Carpenter
Label Credits Kate Carpenter