"Full Circle" (CD single)

Music review by
Jessica Dawson, Common Sense Media
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Catchy, rock single with childish vocals.

Parents say

age 4+
Based on 2 reviews

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age 4+
Based on 6 reviews

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What parents need to know

Parents need to know that this is Miley Cyrus without the Hannah Montana alter ego. The lyrics are clean, but talk about being caught up with someone. It's the second single from her upcoming album due for release in July.

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Teen, 17 years old Written byBigbillyboy August 18, 2012

I HATE MILEY CYRUS!!!!!!!!!

Ugggh! This song is just plain childish! It is very annoying! Miley Cyrus is one of the worst music celebrities next to Paramore,Justin Bieber,The Jonas Brother... Continue reading
Teen, 16 years old Written byDuper_Drew July 29, 2012

Miley Cyrus is an idiot.

Miley Cyrus is one of the worst things that has to do with music along with Paramore,Rebecca Black,and The Jonas Brothers! This song is lame and it's vocal... Continue reading

What's the story?

"FULL CIRCLE" is the second single from Miley Cyrus' upcoming album Breakout scheduled to be released in July (check back then for our full review). Like her first single, "7 Things", it's a little more rock 'n' roll than the usual Hannah Montana style.

Is it any good?

Full Circle is a catchy pop-rock tune with simple, memorable lyrics for anyone to shout along to. It's about trying to get over a guy, with Miley belting the chorus, "Try to run/but I keep on comin' back, full circle/and I can't jump the track/can't let you go, oh, oh, oh." The song is good, but the vocals leave little to be desired. It's not clear whether Miley is trying to push her voice like the mature rocker that she is not, or she's trying to sound indifferent. Either way, the ambitious vocals are a little too big for this 15-year-old's britches, and not quite up-to-par like we know they can be. But, chances are, her loyal teeny fans won't mind anyway.

Talk to your kids about ...

  • Families can talk about the image Miley Cyrus is trying to portray as herself and not Hannah Montana. Do you like the "real" Miley? Do you think it is hard to break away from her alter ego?

Music details

  • Artist: Miley Cyrus
  • Release date: May 22, 2008
  • Type: Single
  • Label: Disney
  • Genre: Pop
  • Parental advisory: No
  • Edited version available: No

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