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 5,250 children’s concerts and led more than 750 songwriting workshops since 1981. He has appeared on numerous TV shows and radio stations across the United States. A 2010 Grammy nominee, his 10 albums have received 23 national awards. 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