Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star – A Classic Nursery Rhyme

“Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star” is a classic nursery rhyme. Listen to the full original song on the Unabashed Kids Media youtube channel.

Who wrote “Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star”?

The song we know and love as “Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star” originates from the verse book for children “Rhymes for the Nursery”. Rhymes for the Nursery was published in London (1806) by Jane Taylor and her sister Ann. The poem was originally titled “The Star”. The first verse begins with “Twinkle, twinkle little star, how I wonder what you are, up above the world so high, like a diamond in the sky.” As time passed people began to call the poem “Twinkle, twinkle little star”.

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