Music Reviews

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age 13+
Talented young British singer takes on mature themes.
By Ed Sheeran
(2014)
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"Animals" (CD Single) Music Poster Image
age 13+
Energetic party song from young Dutch DJ has one iffy word.
By Martin Garrix
(2014)
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Beyonce Music Poster Image
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age 13+
Stunning album is compelling, creative; some profanity.
By Beyonce Knowles
(2013)
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"Story of My Life" (CD Single) Music Poster Image
age 8+
Clean, folksy ballad with an emotional video.
By One Direction
(2013)
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Pure Heroine Music Poster Image
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age 13+
Rising pop star's debut is edgy but smart and captivating.
By Lorde
(2013)
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"Work B---h" (CD single) Music Poster Image
age 13+
Catchy single has some racy language but positive message.
By Britney Spears
(2013)
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"Roar" (CD Single) Music Poster Image
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age 8+
Pop princess releases another fierce girl-power anthem.
By Katy Perry
(2013)
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"Best Song Ever" (CD Single) Music Poster Image
age 8+
Pop idols sing clean pop song about pop music.
By One Direction
(2013)
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"Same Love (ft. Mary Lambert)" (CD Single) Music Poster Image
age 13+
Star rapper advocates same-sex marriage in catchy single.
By Macklemore & Ryan Lewis
(2013)
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"Gentleman" (CD Single) Music Poster Image
age 13+
K-pop phenom is gleeful and lewd in crass viral parody.
By Psy
(2013)
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"Can't Hold Us (feat. Ray Dalton)" (CD Single) Music Poster Image
age 13+
Empowering, positive rap track is mostly clean.
By Macklemore & Ryan Lewis
(2013)
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"One Way or Another (Teenage Kicks)" (CD Single) Music Poster Image
age 8+
1D raises money for charity with upbeat single.
By One Direction
(2013)
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"Hall of Fame" (CD Single) Music Poster Image
age 8+
Clean, upbeat track about working hard to achieve goals.
By The Script, will.i.am
(2013)
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"One More Night" (CD Single) Music Poster Image
age 13+
Mostly clean but mature song about an unhealthy relationship
By Maroon 5
(2012)
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"Some Nights" (CD Single) Music Poster Image
age 13+
Popsters explore emotional highs, lows; get edited version.
By fun.
(2012)
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"One Thing" (CD Single) Music Poster Image
age 8+
Sweet boy-band tune about young love will make tweens swoon.
By One Direction
(2012)
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The Hunger Games: Songs from District 12 and Beyond Music Poster Image
age 13+
Dark, haunting alt-rock/country soundtrack; best for teens.
By Various Artists
(2012)
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Up All Night Music Poster Image
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age 8+
Boy band's debut album is surprisingly solid; OK for tweens.
By One Direction
(2012)
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"What Makes You Beautiful" (CD Single) Music Poster Image
age 8+
Boy band sings about true beauty; great message for tweens.
By One Direction
(2012)
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"Brokenhearted" (CD Single) Music Poster Image
age 13+
Duo has unique sound; song has slightly iffy message.
By Karmin
(2012)
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