"Good Feeling" (CD Single)

Music review by
Stephanie Bruzzese, Common Sense Media
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Uplifting rap track about staying positive, reaching goals.

Parents say

age 10+
Based on 3 reviews

Kids say

age 10+
Based on 23 reviews

A lot or a little?

The parents' guide to what's in this music.

Positive Messages

A positive overall message about making the most out of life and striving to reach your goals.

Positive Role Models & Representations

Encourages listeners to maintain an optimistic outlook on life.

Violence
Sex
Language
Consumerism

Mentions of Maybach and Bugatti.

Drinking, Drugs & Smoking

What parents need to know

Parents need to know that "Good Feeling" is a clean, positive rap tune about staying focused on all the good things in life and working hard to make your dreams come true. There's no profanity or mature content whatsoever, and the song only briefly mentions material goods (for example, fancy vehicles). The track is a great choice for tweens who love rap.

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User Reviews

  • Parents say
  • Kids say
Adult Written bylakragt January 25, 2016

Careful of the video

Catchy song, written lyrics seem fine, just be careful of the video, starts off great, but then later it takes place in a bar, girls dancing in scantily clad cl... Continue reading
Adult Written byAl Jackson April 20, 2012

This song gives me a good feeling!

This is the 2nd best Flo Rida song along with The Club Can't Even Handle Me.The lyrics and rythm are great.
Teen, 13 years old Written byBig Fan June 20, 2018

Great song, but not quite for younger kids

I think this is a great song. But it is still best for older kids. There is one use of "God." However, this is a really clean and catchy song that I h... Continue reading
Teen, 16 years old Written byRedfan116 December 27, 2014

Decent song

This song has zero profanitys or sexual content. While it is a little materialistic it is a clean song.

What's the story?

In "GOOD FEELING," the first single from his fourth album, Only One Rida (Part 2), rapper Flo Rida talks about seeing all the good things in life and trying hard to turn a vision into reality. The song's lyrics are overwhelmingly positive: "Giving up's not an option, gotta get it in / Witness, I got the heart of 20 men ... I know you got the good feelin' / Let's get it, let's get it, gotta love the life that we livin'."

Is it any good?

Any artist who samples legendary R&B singer Etta James deserves big props. Flo Rida's choice to include a line from James' powerful song "Something's Got a Hold On Me" pays off here, adding a cool vibe to an already exceptional track.

Talk to your kids about ...

  • Families can talk about how to keep your chin up in life, even when you feel defeated.

  • What are some of your favorite activities that always put you in a good mood?

  • How does this song compare to other rap tunes you've heard?

Music details

  • Artist: Flo Rida
  • Release date: October 19, 2011
  • Type: Single
  • Label: Atlantic
  • Genre: Rap
  • Parental advisory: No
  • Edited version available: No
  • Last updated: September 08, 2017

For kids who love rap and club beats

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