Find the best for your family

See what's streaming, limit strong violence or language, and find picks your kids will love with Common Sense Media Plus.

Join now

Music Reviews

"You Da One" (CD Single) Music Poster Image
age 13+
Not quite as sexy as most RiRi tunes; OK for younger teens.
By Rihanna
(2012)
Continue reading
Doowops & Hooligans Music Poster Image
age 13+
R&B album is excellent; songs range from mellow to mature.
By Bruno Mars
(2011)
Continue reading
"California King Bed" (CD Single) Music Poster Image
age 13+
RiRi's relationship goes sour in clean but mature track.
By Rihanna
(2011)
Continue reading
4 Music Poster Image
csm_music
4
age 13+
Diva's fourth CD is a little edgy but still OK for teens.
By Beyonce Knowles
(2011)
Continue reading
"1 + 1" (CD Single) Music Poster Image
age 13+
Love song uses violent metaphors to describe feelings.
By Beyonce Knowles
(2011)
Continue reading
"Dirty Dancer" (CD Single) Music Poster Image
age 13+
No super-explicit lyrics, but lots of talk about casual sex.
By Enrique Iglesias, Lil Wayne, Usher
(2011)
Continue reading
"Grenade" (CD single) Music Poster Image
age 13+
Intense song from usually sweet crooner has dark imagery.
By Bruno Mars
(2010)
Continue reading
"2012 (It Ain't the End of the World)" (single featuring Nicki Minaj) Music Poster Image
age 13+
Clean, carefree fun is the topic of this R&B track.
By Jay Sean
(2010)
Continue reading
"D.J. Got Us Fallin' in Love" (CD single) Music Poster Image
age 13+
Slick dance club tune is mature but not explicit.
By Usher
(2010)
Continue reading
Raymond v Raymond Music Poster Image
csm_music
age 13+
Mature themes, but not explicit; best for older teens.
By Usher
(2010)
Continue reading
Still Standing Music Poster Image
csm_music
age 13+
R&B album is clean but lacks an appealing punch.
By Monica
(2010)
Continue reading
"Hey Daddy (Daddy's Home)" (CD single) Music Poster Image
age 13+
Not graphic, but too sexual for kids and tweens.
By Usher
(2009)
Continue reading
"Papers" (CD single) Music Poster Image
age 13+
R&B crooner chronicles his painful divorce.
By Usher
(2009)
Continue reading
Year of the Gentleman Music Poster Image
age 13+
Introspective crooner tones down the sexy factor.
By Ne-Yo
(2008)
Continue reading
Sol-Angel and the Hadley St. Dreams Music Poster Image
age 13+
Motown vibe is less sexy than big sis Beyonce.
By Solange Knowles
(2008)
Continue reading
Just Like You Music Poster Image
csm_music
age 13+
TV reality star gets redundant with heartbreak.
By Keyshia Cole
(2007)
Continue reading
The Return Music Poster Image
csm_music
age 13+
Idol goes for sexier "teddy bear" image.
By Ruben Studdard
(2006)
Continue reading
Back II Da Basics Music Poster Image
csm_music
age 13+
Ginuwine goes for a more mature sound.
By Ginuwine
(2005)
Continue reading
Touch Music Poster Image
csm_music
age 13+
Making the most of a squeaky little voice.
By Amerie
(2005)
Continue reading
After the Storm Music Poster Image
csm_music
age 13+
Monica raps and rhymes in this so-so album.
By Monica
(2003)
Continue reading

Pages