Music Reviews

AGE
17
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Entertaining but over-sexed hip-hop LP is for adults only.
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By Ludacris
(2010)
AGE
15
QUALITY
 
Rap song is filled with profanity; look for edited version.
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By Drake
(2010)
AGE
15
QUALITY
 
Unedited version might "be" too much for most kids.
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By The Black Eyed Peas
(2010)
AGE
15
QUALITY
 
Sexier-than-usual Rihanna single is too hot for kids!
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By Rihanna
(2010)
AGE
16
QUALITY
 
Too much booze makes this one off limits for most kids.
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By Trey Songz
(2010)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
Popular Idol audition song is odd but OK for tweens.
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By General Larry Platt
(2010)
AGE
17
QUALITY
 
Rockin' new sound for rapper, same old misbehaving. No kids.
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By Lil Wayne
(2010)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
Nonsensical techno-funk safer than group's past work.
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By Gorillaz
(2010)
AGE
17
QUALITY
 
Rap CD is not only explicit and offensive but also boring.
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By Young Money
(2010)
AGE
17
QUALITY
 
Party songs send irresponsible messages about sex, drinking.
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By LMFAO
(2010)
AGE
15
QUALITY
 
A kinder, gentler Slim Shady. Still, not OK for kids/tweens.
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By Eminem
(2009)
AGE
14
QUALITY
 
Not graphic, but lots of not-so-subtle messages about sex.
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By Ludacris
(2009)
AGE
15
QUALITY
 
Less explicit than most hip-hop, but still has iffy lyrics.
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By Timbaland
(2009)
AGE
13
QUALITY
 
Sexy hip-hop doesn't get too explicit; OK for teens.
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By Jay Sean
(2009)
AGE
17
QUALITY
 
Violent rap release is for adult Fiddy fans only.
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By 50 Cent
(2009)
AGE
15
QUALITY
 
Four big-name rappers cut explicit tune about fame.
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By Drake
(2009)
AGE
14
QUALITY
 
Jay-Z's love letter to the Big Apple; some drug references.
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By Jay-Z
(2009)
AGE
15
QUALITY
 
Hypnotic beats mix deep thoughts with strong language.
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By Kid Cudi
(2009)
AGE
14
QUALITY
 
Hot MC's raps mix self-reflection with graphic sex talk.
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By Drake
(2009)
AGE
13
QUALITY
 
Rapper battles -- but mostly steers clear of -- sex, drugs.
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By Jay-Z
(2009)

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