“Pop songs w appropriate Lyrics” music therapy songs for adolescents / teens

These are good pop songs with appropriate lyrics. Give a listen and make sure they will work for your particular goals,  facility and group/individual.
1)Kick, Push(2006), Lupe Fiasco”Welcome Back” – Mase “Switch” – Will Smith
2)Kiss Kiss(2007), Chris brown. “The Way I Are” – Timbaland  “Come To Me” – Diddy
3)You Make Me Better(2007), Fabolous.  “Freshazimiz” – Bow Wow
4)Whip My Hair (2010), Willow Smith. Sung by Will Smith’s daughter!
5)Good Morning(2009), Chamillionaire “Kiss Kiss” – Chris Brown feat. T-Pain
“Dangerous” -Ying Yang Twins feat Wycle  “Sweetest Girl” – Wyclef, Akon, Lil Wayne  “I Got It From My Mama” –
 Will.I.Am  “Let’s Get Retarded or (it started)” – Black Eyed Peas “I Want You” – Common
“Seed 2.0” – The Roots “Quality Control” – Jurassic 5  “The Way You Move” – Outkast
“Feel Good Inc.” – Gorillaz “Control Myself” – LL Cool J feat J-Lo  “Money Maker” – Ludacris “You Make Me Better” – Fabolous feat Ne-Yo  “Lose Control” – Missy Elliot  “The Good Life” -Kanye West “Blow Ya Mind” – Eve feat Gwen Stefani  “Kick, Push” – Lupe Fiasco
“She Wants To Move” – N.E.R.D. “Dilemma” – Nelly feat Kelly Rowland
1)”Unwritten” by Natasha Bedingfield 2)”Video” by India.Arie 3) “You Gotta Be” by Des’ree
4)”Fifteen”by Taylor Swift 5)”Gone”by Switchfoot  ” Who I am”

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Please send in any activities or musical processes  that you use with children, adolescents or adults of all ages and abilities. These could be activities for use for kids, adolescents or adults that have autism, adhd, add, down’s / down syndrome, speech language delays, oral-motor issues, physical disabilities, mental health issues, conduct disorder, cerebral palsy and other issues that we human have to contend with.  I’m also interested in any activities for people dealing with health issues, dementia, Alzheimer’s, chemical dependency, other addictions, grief, cancer, pain management and any other life issue.  I have just installed a “spam” locator which means that I’ll actually get the mail as mail. Please email me at margie@musictherapytunes.com and put activity in the subject line. Give yourself (or the author/composer)  all the credit you want or remain anonymous. Thank you!! – Margie La Bella at music therapy tunes

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