Who sang Cats in the Cradle originally?

Harry Chapin
Cat’s in the Cradle/Artists

Who redid Cats in the Cradle?

Ugly Kid Joe version

“Cats in the Cradle”
Label Mercury
Songwriter(s) Harry Chapin Sandra Chapin
Producer(s) Mark Dodson
Ugly Kid Joe singles chronology

What does the expression the Cats in the Cradle mean?

It refers to the importance of developing a good relationship between father and son (emphasis mine) The phrase “Cats in the Cradle” is a familiar one to most everyone, but it is a phrase that brings about mixed emotions.

Did Cat Stevens do a version of Cats in the Cradle?

Cats in the Cradle was a poem that Harry’s wife Sandy wrote and put in her dresser. Harry found it and wrote the music. Harry Chapin, wrote the song and had a big hit with it, but, Cat Stevens, did a cover version and had a big hit with it too.

Is Cats in the Cradle a true story?

This song is based on a poem that Harry’s wife Sandy wrote. She told us: “‘Cat’s In The Cradle’ was a combination of a couple of things. Whenever I was on a long drive I would listen to country music, because words would keep me awake more than just music.

Did Guns and Roses Sing Cats in the Cradle?

An infobox was requested for the 1974 Harry Chapin version of “Cats in the Cradle” at Wikipedia:WikiProject_Missing_encyclopedic_articles/List_of_notable_songs/3. Guns N’ Roses never recorded this song, or even played it live.

Who sang cat in the cradle and the silver spoon?

What instruments are used in cats in the cradle?

Title: Cat’s In the Cradle
Instruments: Voice, range: A3-A4 Ukulele C Instrument
Scorings: Ukulele/Vocal/Chords Leadsheet
Original Published Key: D Major
Product Type: Musicnotes

Why did Harry Chapin wrote cats in the cradle?

‘Cat’s In The Cradle’ was written by Sandra Chapin Sandra Chapin wrote “Cat’s In The Cradle” as a poem. Harry liked it so much he turned it into a song, saying it reminded him of his relationship with son Josh. The 1974 song chronicles a son whose dad doesn’t have time for him.