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"Dig Down Deeper" (CD Single)

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There's a winner in all of us; fine for younger kids.

What parents need to know

Educational value

No true educational value per se, but it does teach kids to "dig down" into their heart to be successful.

Positive messages

A bit of a mixed message about doing what it takes to "win" but also making your own dreams come true, even if that means you have to get your hands dirty once in a while.

Positive role models

Encourages girls to "go for the win" in the game of life.

Violence & scariness
Not applicable
Sexy stuff
Not applicable
Language
Not applicable
Consumerism

Promotes Disney and Pixie Hollow Games.

Drinking, drugs, & smoking
Not applicable

Parents Need to Know

Parents need to know that this single is from Pixie Hollow Games, a Disney Channel special that features some healthy competition among Tinker Bell and her friends. This theme song, sung by Shake It Up! star Zendaya, encourages "digging deep" to find the winner within and is fine for kids.

What's the story?

For Pixie Hollow Games, Disney Channel star Zendaya (Shake It Up!) sings DIG DOWN DEEPER, an inspiring, "go get 'em" anthem that cheers on Tinker Bell and her friends as they compete as the underdogs in the Pixie Hollow Games.

Is it any good?

QUALITY

"Dig Down Deeper" is a fun, upbeat song that's meant to encourage the underdog in all of us to "dig down deeper" and do the best we can. Of course it's fun to win, to "take a chance and make the leap" to find the winner inside. Just make sure your little pixies understand that winning isn't what's most important -- it's working hard and doing your best.

Families can talk about...

  • Families can talk about what it means to be a winner. Is winning important? How do you feel if you don't win at something? How do you feel when you do?

  • How does this song make you feel? Do you feel inspired? Do you think the song is telling us to win, win, win, no matter what? What other songs or movies make you feel inspired?

Music details

Artist:Zendaya
Release date:November 8, 2011
Type:Single
Label:Walt Disney Records
Genre:Pop music for kids
Parental advisory:No
Edited version available:No

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Teen, 16 years old Written byrebma97 July 20, 2013

It's Alright

It's alright; not my favorite song. It's perfectly fine for kids.
Kid, 11 years old February 27, 2012

Alright Seriously? Horrible Cheesy Song.

It might be good for little kids, but for older kids like me, ug, this song sucks. It has a good message and all, and the beat is catchy. But the LYRICS?!?! WHO WRONG THAT SONG!?! really, just some lyrics are horrible..
Kid, 9 years old December 17, 2011

Love this song!

its a great song! Zendaya is a amazing role model and i love the song. it makes you feel like you can do anything. it promotes pixie hollow games and i decided on watching it.
What other families should know
Great messages
Great role models
Too much consumerism

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