"Run It Back Again" (CD single)

 
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Squeaky-clean, good messages from HSM star.

What parents need to know

Positive messages

Positive message about persisting until you achieve success.

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Parents Need to Know

Parents need to know that Corbin Bleu is squeaky-clean and really, really good for you -- with a positive message about persisting at whatever is important to you until you get it right.

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What's the story?

High School Musical heartthrob Corbin Bleu's newest single was a standout on Disney's movie Minutemen, promoting the value of persisting until you succeed with lyrics like "Mix it up, get it right/go for another try…replay hit rewind/and this time you'll do it right…run it back again/try again."

Is it any good?

QUALITY
 

Charming and squeaky-clean, Corbin Bleu knows exactly how far to go when it comes to exciting tween girls while remaining non-threatening to their parents. Percolating rhythms and easy-to-understand (if not brilliant) lyrics play to Corbin's vocal strengths. Disney's usual solid production standards provide more-than-adequate support, and an easy, limited range allows him to deliver a strong, relaxed vocal performance with his usual energy and charisma.

Families can talk about...

  • Families can talk about the concept of the "do-over." Have you ever wished you could rewind real life, and do (or say) something different to achieve a different outcome? Do you believe it's possible to "undo" a mistake? How?

Music details

Artist:Corbin Bleu
Release date:January 25, 2008
Type:Single
Label:Walt Disney Records
Genre:Pop
Parental advisory:No
Edited version available:No

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Kid, 11 years old July 22, 2009
 

I love you Corbin!

I love Corin Bleu!
What other families should know
Great messages
Great role models
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