Star light, star bright every parent wishes for a swing like this for baby. The comfy c ounce y Papasan seat and head support cradle baby in cushy comfort as he swings in a side to side or front to back swinging motion. A sweet little canopy surrounds baby and sways along with the cradle swing's motion while 8 delightful songs entertain. Baby can also watch stars float all around as they spin overhead. When it's nap time, mom can play different music 8 additional lullabies and sounds to calm and soothe baby. And with the flick of a switch, there's a magical starry night light show that projects onto the canopy. Perfect for helping baby float off to dreamland. The cradle features 6 soothing swing speeds and a 2 position reclining seat. Volume control. Recommended that the swing be plugged in to any standard wall outlet with included AC adaptor, and that the swing be started with baby in the swing for best performance. Swing may make slight clicking noises when first started up, especially if started when the baby is not in the swing. In battery mode, the Fisher Price Starlight Papasan Cradle Swing requires 4 "D" (LR20) alkaline batteries which are not included.