With September 10th being National Grandparents Day, it’s a tough time for those whose grandparents are no longer physically with them.
Those grieving can honor and remember their grandparents through creating a mourning ritual, such as listening to tribute songs. Music can help us heal and bring us a little comfort during tough times.
We’ve compiled this collection of tribute songs for grandparents that can help you grieve and honor their memory.
Songs for Grandparents
Grandma’s Hands by Bill Withers
“Grandma’s hands used to hand me piece of candy. Grandma’s hands picked me up each time I fell…
Tell You Something (Nana’s Reprise) by Alicia Keys
“Imagine there was no tomorrow. Imagine that I couldn’t see your face. There would be no limit to my sorrow ‘cause there’s nothing that could fill that space…”
Grandpa by Justin Moore
“American born simple man with a southern drawl. You walk the walk, talk the talk, Grandpa…”
Afire Love by Ed Sheeran
“And my father and all of my family rise from their seats to sing hallelujah…”
Grandma’s Garden by Zac Brown Band
“Grandma’s garden, it grew up strong ‘cause she weeded out whatever could go wrong…”
Save a Place for Me by Matthew West
“Save a place for me, save a place for me. I’ll be there soon, I’ll be there soon…”
You’re Always Here by Ashley Tisdale
“And in the darkest night, I feel you by my side. What will be will be, you’re always here with me…”
My Angel by Kellie Pickler
“There’s never been, never been another that loved me like you did, my grandmother, my angel…”
Grandpa Told Me So by Kenny Chesney
“I promised him I wouldn’t cry when it was his time to leave. That’s the only promise I made him I couldn’t keep…”
Love, Me by Collin Raye
“And between now and then, till I see you again, I’ll be loving you. Love, Me.”
What are some other tribute songs for grandparents that you’ve heard? Share your favorites in the comments below!