Music Reviews

"Love Never Felt So Good" (CD single) Music Poster Image
age 11+
Simulated dance-pop duet capitalizes on Jackson's legacy.
By Michael Jackson, Justin Timberlake
(2014)
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"All of Me" (CD Single) Music Poster Image
age 11+
Another strong and sentimental ballad from gifted vocalist.
By John Legend
(2013)
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"Hold on, We're Going Home (feat. Majid Jordan)" (CD Single) Music Poster Image
age 11+
Superstar drops bravado and sings safe, silky synth-pop.
By Drake
(2013)
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"Summer Fling" (CD Single) Music Poster Image
age 11+
Precocious tween croons summer love jam; controversial video
By Willow Smith
(2013)
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Paramore Music Poster Image
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age 11+
Self-titled album debuts new sound, positive messages.
By Paramore
(2013)
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"Monster" (CD Single) Music Poster Image
age 11+
Clean alt-rock tune about recovering from a breakup.
By Paramore
(2011)
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Wasting Light Music Poster Image
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Rock superstars cut another clean, excellent CD.
By Foo Fighters
(2011)
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"Jar of Hearts" (CD single) Music Poster Image
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Bleak but clean song from So You Think You Can Dance.
By Christina Perri
(2010)
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"Ridin' Solo" (CD single) Music Poster Image
age 11+
Hip-hop anthem celebrates being single; OK for older kids.
By Jason Derulo
(2010)
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The Element of Freedom Music Poster Image
age 11+
Another standout (and kid-safe) LP from soulful singer.
By Alicia Keys
(2009)
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"No Surprise" (CD single) Music Poster Image
age 11+
Idol alum gives clean account of a sad breakup.
By Daughtry
(2009)
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Whisper War Music Poster Image
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age 11+
Bouncy, nice-guy fun is self-absorbed.
By The Cab
(2008)
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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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Fefe Dobson Music Poster Image
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age 11+
Original, refreshing, and a whole lot of fun.
By Fefe Dobson
(2003)
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The All-American Rejects Music Poster Image
age 11+
Perfecting the art of the musical whine.
By All-American Rejects
(2003)
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Beauty and the Beat Music Poster Image
age 11+
Catchy power pop from all-female new wave pioneers.
By The Go-Go's
(1981)
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Fly Like an Eagle Music Poster Image
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age 11+
Power rocker's tour de force stands the test of time.
By Steve Miller Band
(1976)
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