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Music Reviews

The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King Soundtrack Music Poster Image
age 11+
This will be a must-have for die-hard fans.
By Howard Shore
(2003)
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Daughtry Music Poster Image
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age 11+
Idol rocker is derivative yet powerful.
By Chris Daughtry
(2006)
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Breakaway Music Poster Image
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age 11+
Mostly positive messages amongst musical mush.
By Kelly Clarkson
(2004)
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Taylor Swift Music Poster Image
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age 11+
Young, talented star sings about heartache.
By Taylor Swift
(2008)
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"Party in the U.S.A." (CD single) Music Poster Image
age 11+
Cyrus edges up the maturity scale with all-out party number.
By Miley Cyrus
(2009)
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Brand New Eyes Music Poster Image
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age 11+
Alt-punk rockers dish up hard-rock drama with tame lyrics.
By Paramore
(2009)
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"Replay" (CD single) Music Poster Image
age 11+
Sean Kingston pal puts island-pop spin on clean love song.
By Iyaz
(2009)
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"Magic" (single featuring Rivers Cuomo) Music Poster Image
age 11+
Clean hip-hop song with a cool alt-rock edge.
By B.o.B.
(2010)
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Minutes to Midnight Music Poster Image
age 15+
Angst-ridden rock is dark and depressing.
By Linkin Park
(2007)
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Late Registration Music Poster Image
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age 15+
Social themes explored in this edited CD.
By Kanye West
(2005)
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Three Cheers for Sweet Revenge Music Poster Image
age 15+
Dark power-punk is violent but also makes teens think.
By My Chemical Romance
(2004)
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Hypnotize Music Poster Image
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age 15+
No holding back on the world's problems.
By System of a Down
(2005)
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I'm Not Dead Music Poster Image
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age 15+
Pink takes on just about everyone. Teens and up.
By Pink
(2006)
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Decemberunderground Music Poster Image
age 15+
Teenage angst set to a rock beat.
By AFI
(2006)
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Scream Aim Fire Music Poster Image
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age 15+
Edgy metal/punk is graphic but has a sensitive side.
By Bullet for My Valentine
(2008)
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"Dead and Gone" (CD single) Music Poster Image
age 15+
Rapper uses brutal imagery in call to end street violence.
By T.I.
(2008)
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"Run This Town" (CD single) Music Poster Image
age 15+
Hot rappers court danger by resurrecting old rap rivalries.
By Jay-Z, Kanye West, Rihanna
(2009)
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"Forever" (CD single) Music Poster Image
age 15+
Four big-name rappers cut explicit tune about fame.
By Drake
(2009)
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"Rude Boy" (CD single) Music Poster Image
age 15+
Sexier-than-usual Rihanna single is too hot for kids!
By Rihanna
(2010)
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"Not Afraid" (CD single) Music Poster Image
age 15+
Surprisingly positive single; edited version is OK for teens
By Eminem
(2010)
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