Music Reviews

age 13+
 
Energetic party song from young Dutch DJ has one iffy word.
By Martin Garrix
(2014)
age 13+
 
Vapid club song mixes dumb lyrics with boring sound.
By Pitbull
(2013)
age 13+
 
Star rapper advocates same-sex marriage in catchy single.
By Macklemore & Ryan Lewis
(2013)
age 13+
 
Generic club anthem with some raunchy images, edgy video.
By Jennifer Lopez, Pitbull
(2013)
age 13+
 
K-pop phenom is gleeful and lewd in crass viral parody.
By Psy
(2013)
age 13+
 
Sassy Swedish party song has lots of attitude, some cursing.
By Icona Pop
(2013)
age 13+
 
Fairly mild party tune has super-racy video.
By Pitbull
(2012)
age 13+
 
Rapper gets emotional in upbeat dance track.
By Flo Rida
(2012)
age 13+
 
Dance-pop tune's message: Party all night, sleep all day.
By Havana Brown, Pitbull
(2012)
age 13+
 
Cleanest song yet from notoriously raunchy rapper.
By Lil Wayne
(2011)
age 13+
 
Mostly positive rap tune with some profanity.
By Lupe Fiasco
(2011)
age 13+
 
Mostly clean rap song about reaching for your dreams.
By Tinie Tempah
(2011)
age 13+
 
Rap tune isn't graphic but celebrates one-night stands.
By Pitbull
(2011)
age 13+
 
Rap kingpin reflects on life in clean yet mature tune.
By Diddy
(2010)
age 13+
 
Edited version of reggae-rap tune is OK for younger teens.
By Travie McCoy
(2010)
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age 13+
 
Electronica + gospel samples = unique dance music.
By Moby
(1999)
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age 13+
 
Rappers' hit debut packed with girls, booze, and attitude.
By Beastie Boys
(1986)