"Sneakernight" (CD Single)

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HSM cutie laces up her kicks to go dancing.

What parents need to know

Positive messages
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Violence & scariness
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Sexy stuff
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Language
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Consumerism

The video shows Marc Ecko sneakers, but the images move quickly enough that it's hard to tell what brand is being promoted.

Drinking, drugs, & smoking
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Parents Need to Know

Parents need to know that unlike this High School Musical star's other songs that tend to be about boys and high school relationships, this one is an innocuous song about going dancing. The tame video shows Hudgens putting on her sneakers, heading to the club, and yes, dancing.

What's the story?

Wait, what are we going to do? After listening to Vanessa Hudgens say over and over again \"basically, what we're gonna do is dance,\" you may have an idea. The first single from her upcoming album is a tame, energy-infused pop song talking about getting on the dance floor.

Is it any good?

QUALITY

Hudgens' appeal to young girls is obvious -- she's pretty, popular, and doesn't try too hard to be a Britney Spears or even a Miley Cyrus these days who are either overtly sexual or omnipresent or both. Kudos to the Disney star. But, in that same vain, "SNEAKERNIGHT" seems to try too hard to be wholesome and the result is actually quite immature. The lyrics are so simplistic that they border on trite. "Are you ready/did you eat/do you have the energy…basically, what we're gonna do is dance." The beat, however, is anything but basic and certainly will appeal to young ears, especially those that love to dance.

Families can talk about...

  • Families can talk about how High School Musical has contributed to the solo success of its stars. Would you like and listen to Vanessa Hudgens if you didn't know her from the hit Disney movies? What about Ashley Tisdale and Zac Efron?

Music details

Artist:Vanessa Hudgens
Release date:May 16, 2008
Type:Single
Label:Hollywood Records
Genre:Pop
Parental advisory:No
Edited version available:No

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Teen, 15 years old Written byarthur16morgana January 12, 2011

dance

a good song to dance to. its basically saying just dance and have fun!!
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Teen, 14 years old Written byMeow314159 August 12, 2010

vanessa hudgens is bad

.......gross, she's not the good girl high school music makes her look like. It's called acting????
Kid, 9 years old February 25, 2010

bored already..........

this song is so stupid and boring.i don't know how it even got anywere.all of hudgen's songs are dumb.the song is just boring and the lyrics are just plain dumb.

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