What parents need to know
Parents Need to Know
Parents need to know that "Begin Again" is a positive track about allowing yourself to continue caring for other people even when you've been hurt in the past. With no adult content or language whatsoever, it's a great choice for tweens and teens learning to navigate the ups and downs of relationships.
What's the story?
Is it any good?
Taylor Swift returns to her country roots in this pretty track. Filled with lots of lovely slide guitar, the mellow song has a distinct country tone that will appeal to her earliest fans.
Families can talk about...
Families can talk about the range of Taylor Swift's romances, from players like John Mayer to younger guys like Conor Kennedy (son of Robert Kennedy, Jr.), and how her relationships have informed her music. Are there any male singers who are as defined by their love life?
How have Swift's songs helped her sift through the sadness of breaking up? Do you think these songs help heartbroken teens, too?
When is Swift at her musical strongest: in her love songs or breakup tunes? Why?