A mother holding her child in a greenhouse


Compiled by Jenny Goldade


Music heals the soul, so since it’s almost Mother’s Day, we’ve compiled these tribute songs for honoring and remembering moms. Remembrance songs help people cope with grief, as they capture the endless love and devotion moms have for their children.


From the classics to some more recent hits, there’s a perfect remembrance song for everyone to honor their mom’s memory.


Here are a few of our favorite songs from a variety of different genres that pay tribute to moms.


Country Tribute Songs

These country tribute songs are touching representations of a mom’s neverending love and appreciation for their children.


1. Carrie Underwood “Mama’s Song”

2. Randy Travis “Angels”

3. The Band Perry “Mother Like Mine”

Rock Tribute Songs

This compilation of rock songs by a few legendary artists is heartwarming and pays memorable tribute to moms.


4. Ozzy Osbourne “Mama, I’m Coming Home”

5. Elvis Presley “Mama Liked the Roses”

6. John Lennon “Mother”

R&B and Pop Tribute Songs

These R&B and pop songs are perfect examples of a mom’s love and everything they do for their children.


7. Abba “Slipping Through My Fingers”

8. Backstreet Boys “The Perfect Fan”

9. NSYNC “(God Must Have Spent) A Little More Time on You”

10. Boyz 2 Men “A Song for Mama”