Everyone loves to be awakened on the melodious song of a bird at dawn. people have for longs admired and been inspired by the lovely songs of birds and several works of literature and art appreciate these skills. However, not all birds have pleasing calls. Only some songbirds have the power to “sing” and this is done especially to attract mates during the breeding season. We listed for you here the best 12 singing birds in the world.
1. COMMON NIGHTINGALE
Common Nightingale or simple Nightingale are small passerine birds famous for their strongest melodic song and voice. It is slightly bigger than European Robin and can reach15 to 16.5 cm in length. Common Nightingale survives in Asia, Africa, and Europe. Their song is loud with different trills and whistles. They sing of the nightingale has been considered as the most lovely song of nature. It is said that Nightingale sings a song at dawn i.e. before sunrise to defend the bird’s territory. Male use to sing for more time to attract females. Their necks are white with pale brown and reddish-brown plumage.
The nightingale is hailed as the perfect singing bird in several poems, ballads and stories. The meaning of the name is night songstress and its song can be heard at dawn and night. It is most common while the breeding and is the best singing bird due to the vast variety of notes, whistles, and tones it uses in its calls and makes over two hundred various types of melodies. The male nightingale sings to attract the female and the song can be heard from away.