Happy Birthday To You [SONG]

Happy Birthday Song

Folk Song, U.S.A.

“Happy Birthday to you” (or simply “Happy Birthday“) is a song that is traditionally sung to celebrate the anniversary of a person’s birth, and one of the most popular party songs. Scroll for a free Happy Birthday song download.

According to the 1998 Guinness World Records, this is the most recognized tune in the English language. The melody of the rhyme comes from the song “Good Morning to All”. In 1893, Patty Hill and her composer sister Mildred published it in a songbook called “Song Stories for the Kindergarten”.


For even more free kids songs, browse through our collection of nursery rhymes and baby tunes.


Happy Birthday Song Videos

Sing-Along Video with lyrics [clean ending]

Happy Birthday Song | Free Download


Sing-Along Video with lyrics [cheerful version]

"Happy Birthday to you" Song [Sing-Along] (cheerful version)


Happy Birthday Song Lyrics

Happy Birthday to you,
Happy Birthday to you,
Happy Birthday, dear ____ _____
Happy Birthday to you.

Also read: Are There Extra Happy Birthday Lyrics We Didn’t Know?


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Happy Birthday Song Download

[clean ending version:]

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To download your free “Happy Birthday to you” song, right click (or tap and hold, on mobile devices) on the following links, then choose “Save link as…”.

“Happy Birthday to you” (clean ending) (Song duration: 0:40 – 3/4 – 120 bpm)


[cheerful ending version:]

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“Happy Birthday to you (cheerful version)” (song duration: 0:40 – 3/4 – 120 bpm)



To sing the song yourself, click here
for a Happy Birthday (Karaoke Version)

To download a free instrumental mp3 of the track you can listen to below, click on the button above.


See also: How to Play Happy Birthday on Piano – Easy Notes & Tutorial


Click on the following button for a printable PDF file with Guitar Chords,
Tabs and Sheet Music with Notes and Tablature
for this song for free.

Happy Birthday Easy Guitar Chords and Tabs in C.


Click on the button to watch a glockenspiel / xylophone tutorial video
and download a free printable PDF file with glockenspiel/xylophone sheet music
and a note Chart of this song.


Birthday Wishes

For the Best Birthday Wishing…

When you celebrate somebody’s special day, you might have to pick the right words to express your feelings.

For endless options of original and unique birthday greetings, visit Birthday Wishes Expert and pick the one you like best.


Happy Birthday Song – YouTube

Other popular versions of “Happy Birthday to you”:

Happy Birthday song


Happy Birthday Song in Spanish

Looking for a Spanish Happy Birthday Song download? Click here!

CUMPLEAÑOS FELIZ | Versión española


Happy Birthday song – Stevie Wonder

Stevie Wonder Happy Birthday Song 1980 Hotter Than July


Happy Birthday (Dance Version with countdown)

HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU | Turbo Countdown Version


Interesting Happy Birthday Facts

History of Happy Birthday

• “Happy Birthday” is one of the highest-earning songs of all time having made in the region of US$50 million in earnings since it came into existence several decades ago.

• In 1998, the Guinness World Records placed this song at number one on their list of the most popular songs in the English language.

Happy Birthday in Space

• During the Apollo 9 mission astronauts sang “Happy Birthday” to the then NASA space operations director Christopher Kraft in honor of his birthday, thereby making this song the first song to be performed live in outer space.

• On the first anniversary of NASA’s Curiosity Rover’s landing on Mars on August 5, 2013, NASA scientists at the Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC) programmed Curiosity to “sing” the “Happy Birthday” song to itself in a crater on the Red Planet, more than million miles from earth.

Public Performances of Birthday Songs

• One of the most notable performances of this song was on May 19, 1962 when famed American actress and singer, Marilyn Monroe, sang it to the 35th President of the United States, John F. Kennedy, as he celebrated his 45th birthday at the third Madison Square Garden. Monroe was joined on stage by noted jazz pianist, Hank Jones. Monroe’s version of the song was titled “Happy Birthday, Mr. President”.  Monroe died tragically at the age of 36 about three months after that legendary performance.

• Besides “Happy Birthday”, one of the most popular birthday songs is Stevie Wonder’s “Happy Birthday”. Wonder created this single to campaign in favor of having the birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr. become a national holiday.

Copyright of Happy Birthday

• Prior to the song entering into the public domain in 2016, Warner Chappell Music, who had copyright ownership of the song, had been generating as much as $2 million every year from the song through licensing it to be used for commercial purposes. Finally, on Tuesday September 22, 2015, the song was rendered free from copyright after a federal judge ruled so in court.


Teaching idea & activities

Just have fun and try to sing “Happy Birthday” in different ways: cheerfully, in a loose way, as if in French or Chinese, seriously, in a mocking way, etc.


Free Happy Birthday Images to Download and Share

It s your day! Happy birthday
It s your day! Happy birthday


Happy Birthday! Have a magical day.
Happy Birthday! Have a magical day.


Happy Birthday!
Happy Birthday!


Happy Birthday to an amazing creature
Happy Birthday to an amazing creature


Happy Birthday to you
Happy Birthday to you


Happy Birthday. Have a great one
Happy Birthday. Have a great one


Happy Birthday!
Happy Birthday!


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This Post Has 3 Comments

  1. john

    hey i managed to download some birthday songs for my son birthday thanks for your service.

  2. Henry

    where can I find the songs by name???

  3. Tinu

    Hey i just loved it …
    Awesome Songs For Happy Birthday !

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