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Humourous music for my waterbirth

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ThinkIveBeenHacked Fri 22-Aug-14 00:00:06

Chatting with a friend about putting together some music to play during my (hopefully) waterbirth we started thinking of songs that are....well....themed. Mainly to try and make the Midwife go hmm "wtf" than to actually play all the way through.

So far we have
Under the Sea
The Celine song from Titanic
Born Slippy grin

I need more! Help please!

wishmynamewasdave Fri 22-Aug-14 00:02:32

Splish splash I was taking a bath

It was an itsy bitsy teeny weeny yellow polka dot bikini

Bobbing along bobbing along

ThinkIveBeenHacked Fri 22-Aug-14 00:03:38

Perfect! all added.

Trapper Fri 22-Aug-14 00:05:35

Anything by Aqua

ThisBitchIsResting Fri 22-Aug-14 00:05:59

I'm forever blowing bubbles

Trapper Fri 22-Aug-14 00:06:34

Twisting by the pool

snice Fri 22-Aug-14 00:08:01

push it by Salt n Pepa

ThinkIveBeenHacked Fri 22-Aug-14 00:09:38

love Push It

TheWanderingUterus Fri 22-Aug-14 00:10:28

The Ring of Fire

DS was born to Ghostbusters(not intentionally tbh, DH put on the wrong Spotify playlist), I also had the Star Wars theme tune playing when the placenta was delivered grin.

Trapper Fri 22-Aug-14 00:11:22

Anything by Wet wet wet.

ThinkIveBeenHacked Fri 22-Aug-14 00:14:35

These are amazing! The list is going to be brilliant. Am hoping the MWs will be chuffed not to have to listen to whale song or, even worse, James Blunt.

TheWanderingUterus Fri 22-Aug-14 00:18:56

I just had a quick look on my Spotify for ideas:

Everybody hurts, REM
Under Pressure or I want to Break Free, Queen
shout, Lulu
Stand and Deliver, Adam ant
The drugs don't work The verve,

BlueBrightBlue Fri 22-Aug-14 00:26:05

Scream- Michael Jackson

HeeHiles Fri 22-Aug-14 00:38:34

this one might put you in the mood for the next one!!

BlueBrightBlue Fri 22-Aug-14 00:45:50

Blimey, that takes me back!

KatharineClover Fri 22-Aug-14 09:38:20

'Watch out for the creature from the tub' - my 3 year old loves this song!

Pregnantagain7 Fri 22-Aug-14 09:47:27

Diana Ross I'm coming out grin

squizita Fri 22-Aug-14 14:46:54

I'm putting "Bat out of hell" on my Spotify list. grin

My yoga instructor suggested reggae or R&B as it encourages the right kind of movement/dancing.

DH suggested I wear my apple bottom jeans and boots with the fur.. so baby gets low low low low!

MissFenella Fri 22-Aug-14 14:58:36

Theme from Jaws?

rosiegal Fri 22-Aug-14 15:37:37

If you're aiming for inappropriate then you cant go wrong with a bit of Prodigy and smack my bitch up, definitely good for shock factor!

RiverTam Fri 22-Aug-14 15:43:59

hahaha, I was going to suggest Born Slippy (DH is a huge Underworld plan and did mumble something about creating a playlist for DD's birth!)!

grin at theme from Jaws.

RiverTam Fri 22-Aug-14 15:44:13

plan??? Fan!

BonjourMinou Fri 22-Aug-14 15:46:11

"Newborn" - Muse
"Water Wonderful World" - Sorry, that was a bit of a cheat...
"Bridge over troubled water" - Simon and Garfunkel

daisybabyshop Fri 22-Aug-14 15:46:35

Surfaris - Wipe Out
Arcade Fire - Ocean of Noise
Deep Purple - Smoke on the Water
March of the Valkyries
Nelly - Hot in Herre

Should be a nice mix there of aquatic, novelty and just not nice :P

ThinkIveBeenHacked Fri 22-Aug-14 16:12:33

Excellent list people!

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