Music Reviews

age 14+
 
Em rants about the demons of fame again; get edited version.
By Eminem
(2013)
age 14+
 
Frenetic track is less explicit than the typical Minaj song.
By Nicki Minaj
(2012)
age 14+
 
Rapper gets busy around the world in steamy track.
By Chris Brown, Pitbull
(2012)
age 14+
 
Some mature content and language, but positive message, too.
By Drake, Nicki Minaj
(2011)
age 14+
 
Little explicit content, but dark message about mistrust.
By Lil Wayne
(2011)
age 14+
 
MC explores ups, downs of money in semi-explicit rap tune.
By Drake
(2011)
csm_music
age 14+
 
Rap moguls' semi-explicit track has tons of swagger.
By Jay-Z, Kanye West
(2011)
age 14+
 
Minaj keeps it cleaner than usual, but song is still mature.
By Nicki Minaj
(2011)
age 14+
 
Rappers pair up in steamy, strongly suggestive song.
By Pitbull, T-Pain
(2011)
age 14+
 
Some swearing, but not as violent as other rap songs.
By Dr. Dre, Eminem
(2011)
csm_music
age 14+
 
Rap song is filled with profanity; look for edited version.
By Drake
(2010)
age 14+
 
Jay-Z's love letter to the Big Apple; some drug references.
By Jay-Z
(2009)
csm_music
age 14+
 
Hot MC's raps mix self-reflection with graphic sex talk.
By Drake
(2009)
csm_music
age 14+
 
Rapper battles -- but mostly steers clear of -- sex, drugs.
By Jay-Z
(2009)
age 14+
 
Hot MC uses explicit language to deliver positive message.
By Drake
(2009)
csm_music
age 14+
 
Lil' no more, kid rapper grows up with explicit CD.
By Bow Wow
(2009)
age 14+
 
Kings of rap rein in the language – a little.
By Jay-Z, Kanye West, Lil Wayne, T.I.
(2008)
csm_music
age 14+
 
Bow Wow attempts to prove he's no longer a kid.
By Bow Wow
(2005)
age 14+
 
Intriguing punk-rap operetta for older teens.
By The Streets
(2004)
csm_music
age 14+
 
Some profanity and sex, but substance as well.
By The Black Eyed Peas
(2003)