"The Party Starts Now" (CD Single)

Music review by
Jessica Dawson, Common Sense Media
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Cool, clean club beat from Club Penguin.

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Educational Value

Nothing educational per se, but a nice alternative to popular, mainstream club music.

Positive Messages

Clean "club" music that you won't mind your kids listening to, with a cool, confident penguin singing, "the party starts now when I waddle in, turn the music loud for an epic win."

Positive Role Models & Representations

DJ Cadence is certainly a good role model for her confidence and cool attitude about dancing and not being afraid to let loose on the dance floor.

Violence & Scariness
Sexy Stuff

First music video released by Disney Channel's kid-friendly social website Club Penguin.

Drinking, Drugs & Smoking

What parents need to know

Parents need to know that "The Party Starts Now" is the first music video released by Disney Channel's kid-friendly social website Club Penguin. The upbeat club mix has cool beats kids will love, without the often iffy content and lyrics that usually come with mainstream pop songs.

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Teen, 16 years old Written bySodaDog October 22, 2013


Seriously, Disney? the song is appropiate for all, but this singing is HORRIBLE. Not to mention the autotune! Also, Candace is a bad role model because she is o... Continue reading
Kid, 11 years old August 7, 2012

Yikes, Club Penguin!

hate this song, and club penguin sucks ever since disney took over it.

What's the story?

Disney Channel's social website for kids, Club Penguin, releases its first-ever music video, "THE PARTY STARTS NOW," featuring the cool and cuddly penguin DJ Cadence. The song's release coincides with the first appearance of Disney Channel stars as avatars on the website.

Is it any good?

If you're looking for a clean alternative to regular radio pop music or club mixes that your kids want to listen to, then "The Party Starts Now" is your song, since it keeps the cool beats kids crave without the iffy content. If your kids already happen to be fans or frequent patrons of the kids' social site Club Penguin, then it's a win-win.

Talk to your kids about ...

  • Families can talk about ways to be smart and safe while playing on the Internet. Do you know which websites are appropriate and which aren't?

  • Club Penguin is bringing some of Disney Channel's hottest stars, Zendaya and Bella Thorne, to the avatar world, letting fans interact and learn some new dance moves. Does this make you more likely to check out the website?

  • What's the purpose of having a music video for a website?

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