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What parents need to know
Parents need to know that "Catch My Breath" is another inspiring, positive song by the winner of the very first American Idol competition, Kelly Clarkson. It contains no explicit language or content, focusing instead on relaying many feel–good messages about moving forward in life and love. The tune is a great pick for everyone from tweens to older teens.
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What's the story?
Having won the very first American Idol contest more than a decade ago, pop powerhouse Kelly Clarkson has ratcheted up enough chart–topping tracks for a Greatest Hits album, along with one new addition: the single "CATCH MY BREATH." The song chronicles Clarkson's emotional journey from her Idol win to the present day –– with all of the career and personal ups and downs that came along with it.
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Talk to your kids about ...
Families can talk about how Kelly Clarkson's career and personal life have influenced her music and lyrics.
Clarkson has been criticized over the years by her record company for making music that wasn't sufficiently "mainstream" and by the media for her fluctuating weight. How does Clarkson talk back to her critics in "Catch My Breath"?
When someone is being critical of you, what can you do to stay positive?
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