On The Radio is Jonathan Sprout's first children's album. It was first released in 1986 and was instantly hailed as ground breaking kid's music.
With state-of-the-art 2005 re-mastering, this album is as fresh and timely as ever! Original hilarious skits preface a number of the songs, adding a depth to this album seldom found in children's music. You will listen and enjoy this album over and over again, continally discovering new twists and turns in Jonathan's music and humor.
"Jonathan Sprout accomplishes the almost-impossible. He makes children's music accessible to adults as well as children. Jonathan himself is a major selling factor behind his music. His warmth, good humor and genuine love of music and children come through. 'Children of the Future' has been a great hit on KID'S CORNER."
WXPN Radio, Philadelphia, PA
“This record is perfect!”
Karen Holm-Hudson, Producer
WEFT 90.1 FM, Champaign, IL
“A superb collection of silly and inspiring songs for kids of all ages focusing on the joy of being all one can be.”
Cheerful Earfuls Music Catalog
“'Friends' and 'Litterbug' are local favorites.”
Debbie Twombly, Producer
KMUN - 91.9 FM, Astoria, OR
Jonathan Sprout has performed more than 4,000 children’s concerts, more than 1,000 adult shows and coordinated more than 700 songwriting workshops over the past 34 years. He has appeared on numerous TV shows and radio stations across the United States. He is the recipient of ten ASCAP special awards, two NAPPA Gold Awards, a Film Advisory Board Award of Excellence and two Parent’s Choice Awards. Sprout’s two most recent releases include songs about American Heroes. In addition to releasing eight acclaimed albums, Mr. Sprout has contributed to several internationally released children's albums.
“This prolific children's music veteran has earned a devoted following for his rock 'n' roll stylings and positive messages ... family values in the best sense of the term ... a celebration of the imagination.”
The Los Angeles Times