A lot or a little?
The parents' guide to what's in this music.
What parents need to know
Parents need to know that this is a very fun album, full of educational songs about counting, money, days of the week, and even spelling. But some younger preschoolers may not appreciate the hip-hop style and rockin' beats that aren't the norm with children's music.
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What's the story?
Despite all its positive messages, ALPHABET ROCKERS tries too hard to set itself apart from other children's CDs with an edgy sound that features lots of hip-hop and urban sounds, as well as some DJ-style scratching. Does scratching belong on a CD targeted to preschoolers? And while adult ears might be intrigued by the offer of something different, the captive 2-year-old and 4-year-old might be uninterested after the first song.