It's a Wiggly Wiggly World

Music review by
Jessica Dawson, Common Sense Media
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Preschoolers will love the cheery, diverse tunes.

Parents say

age 8+
Based on 2 reviews

Kids say

age 12+
Based on 1 review

A lot or a little?

The parents' guide to what's in this music.

Positive Messages

The Wiggles are all about fun, working together, and learning about different people all over the world.

Positive Role Models & Representations

The Wiggles show kids how to have fun and appreciate music and people from all walks of life.

Violence & Scariness
Sexy Stuff
Language
Consumerism

Promotes TV show and products.

Drinking, Drugs & Smoking

What parents need to know

Parents need to know that these songs feature some familiar Wiggles characters such as Slim Dusty and Rolf Harris, as well as songs from the hit TV show.  Australian performers also lend their talents and voices, showcasing the beautiful sounds from Down Under. There's nothing to worry about here.

User Reviews

  • Parents say
  • Kids say
Parent of a 17 year old Written byhryhry September 24, 2010
Parent Written byPenPix August 16, 2013

Fun, Educational, Quality, Multilingual, Cultural Music - Excellent Collection!

This is my personal favorite collection of Wiggles music. It introduces children to traditional music styles from all over the world, in a fun, bright and deli... Continue reading

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What's the story?

The Wiggles can do no wrong it seems, and they continue to create infectious, preschooler-friendly tunes and characters. ITS A WIGGLY WIGGLY WORLD features 16 wigglicious songs from the show (including "Here Come The Wiggles," "In the Wiggles' World," and "In the Big Red Car We Like to Ride.") Australian singers Jimmy Little and Christine Anu join the wiggly party, and Tim Finn from Crowded House sings on "Six Months on a Leaky Boat."

Is it any good?

If your Wiggles fans can't get enough of Anthony, Murray, Jeff, and Greg,  then they'll love hearing their favorite guys -- and a pirate or two -- singing about Dorothy the Dinosaur, riding in the Big Red Car, and being joined by friends from around the world. The music is classic Wiggles style: catchy, upbeat, and full of fun lyrics and imagery designed to get little bodies and minds moving. "I Love to Have a Dance with Dorothy" and "Tie Me Kangaroo Down Sport" will keep kids singing all day, and "Blow Me Down" is a fun, free game of lung power.

Talk to your kids about ...

  • Families can talk about how The Wiggles introduce young fans to sounds and music from other parts of the world. What instruments do you hear on this album? Do you hear instruments that sound unusual? Do you like all the songs? Which one is your favorite? Why?

  • The Wiggles have been very successful writing and performing music for kids. What is it about their music, messages, and shows that make them such a hit with preschoolers?

Music details

For kids who love to dance

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