Music Reviews

age 12+
 
Gleeful, up-tempo track pokes fun at newfound independence.
By Paramore
(2014)
age 15+
 
Country-pop hit calls listeners to drink and party.
By Brantley Gilbert
(2013)
age 11+
 
Tame tune about a favorite song will appeal to country fans.
By Luke Bryan
(2013)
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age 2+
 
Super-sized dose of Wiggles' faves from concerts.
By The Wiggles
(2012)
age 12+
 
Country star rocks hard but explores heavy emotions.
By Kenny Chesney
(2012)
age 14+
 
Country-pop hit mixes drinking with dating and driving.
By Luke Bryan
(2012)
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age 12+
 
Lennon's most popular album captures his complex brilliance.
By John Lennon
(2010)
age 12+
 
Hendrix's fiery debut still a stunner.
By The Jimi Hendrix Experience
(2010)
age 14+
 
Popular alt-folk score speaks to angst-ridden teens.
By Various Artists
(2004)
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age 10+
 
Wonderful posthumous collection favors hits over politics.
By Bob Marley
(2002)
age 9+
 
Surfer boys at their best in sunny, bouncy hits collection.
By Beach Boys
(1999)
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age 13+
 
Inventive alternative album breaks down musical boundaries.
By Beck
(1996)
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age 13+
 
Grunge breakthrough delivers massive guitars and angst.
By Nirvana
(1991)
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age 14+
 
Garth's crossover blockbuster still strong decades later.
By Garth Brooks
(1991)
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Ten
age 14+
 
Smash debut fuses classic rock with aggressive grunge.
By Pearl Jam
(1991)
age 13+
 
Memorable but dated '80s rock.
By Various Artists
(1986)
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age 14+
 
Harsh, loud, complex; probably best metal album of all time.
By Metallica
(1986)
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age 11+
 
Art-punk pioneers score with catchy pop album.
By Talking Heads
(1985)
age 12+
 
Catchy hits fill soundtrack to 1984 teen dance movie.
By Various Artists
(1984)
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age 13+
 
Joan Jett claims rock 'n' roll for women in fierce debut.
By Joan Jett
(1981)

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