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Cat's in the Cradle

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Cats In The Cradle
From the episode: The Son Also Draws
Singers: Trees

"Cat's in the Cradle" is a 1974 folk rock song by Harry Chapin from the album Verities & Balderdash. The single topped the Billboard Hot 100 in December 1974.

Touched by Peter and Chris Griffin's father-son moment in "The Son Also Draws", the trees around them break into the chorus of Cats In The Cradle.

It is Brian's ringtone for his son Dylan Flannigan in "The Former Life of Brian".


And the cat's in the cradle and the silver spoon

Little boy blue and the man on the moon

When you comin' home dad?

I don't know when, but we'll get together then son

You know we'll have a...

[scream as they catch fire]

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