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Unwritten

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Perky, innocuous pop.
Popular with kids

What parents need to know

Positive messages

Mostly innocuous with some positive, thoughtful stuff about relationships -- also some "needy" lyrics.

Violence

Nothing offensive.

Sex

Some mild innuendo.

Language

Nothing offensive.

Consumerism

One or two brand names mentioned.

Drinking, drugs, & smoking

Nothing offensive.

Parents Need to Know

Parents need to know that there's just a bit of sexual innuendo, and a few positive messages as well.

What's the story?

New Zealand-born Natasha Bedingfield, just a step or two behind her older brother Daniel Bedingfield, seems to be taking the British pop music world by storm. Her debut album, UNWRITTEN, is filled with appealing, hook-filled pop tunes. Produced with loving care and performed with enough talent and passion to pull it off, the songs themselves don't have all that much to say, but they say it very well.

Is it any good?

QUALITY

The real star of Unwritten is a combination of Bedingfield's sweet, smooth delivery and the expertise of a skillful production team. Romantic and subtle, her ballads work as successfully as her energetic dance tunes, and will resonate especially with young girls thinking about all that love stuff for the first time. Natasha Bedingfield is definitely a bright new star, worth keeping an eye -- or making a wish -- on.

Families can talk about...

  • Families can talk about what it would be like to work in the same field as a very successful older sibling.

Music details

Artist:Natasha Bedingfield
Release date:August 2, 2005
Label:Sony Music
Genre:Pop
Parental advisory:No
Edited version available:No

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Kid, 11 years old April 9, 2008

i havent listened 2 the hole cd

i like the song unwritten a very appropiate song 4 kids of all ages but i havent heard the cd so i dont no bout the rest of them
Teen, 17 years old Written byabbacus December 21, 2012

Good, but could be better.

Kid, 9 years old July 12, 2011

so kool

it says you are your own person and be yourself (feel the rain on your skin no one else can let it in...)
What other families should know
Great messages
Great role models
Too much sex

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