Music Reviews

"Try" (CD single) Music Poster Image
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age 12+
Positive messages about beauty ideals shine in OK pop song.
By Colbie Caillat
(2014)
"Atlas" (CD Single) Music Poster Image
age 9+
Wistful, piano-driven Hunger Games ballad references war.
By Coldplay
(2013)
Doc McStuffins: The Doc Is In Music Poster Image
age 4+
Soundtrack encourages healthy habits and friendship.
By Various Artists
(2013)
Minnie's Favorites Music Poster Image
csm_music
age 2+
Songs from Minnie and the Clubhouse cast inspire friendship.
By Various Artists
(2013)
Make Believers Music Poster Image
csm_music
age 2+
Eclectic music with sweet lyrics and great messages.
By Secret Agent 23 Skidoo
(2012)
"Springsteen" (CD Single) Music Poster Image
age 10+
Romantic country ballad celebrates music and memories.
By Eric Church
(2012)
"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)
"Something to Dance For" (CD Single) Music Poster Image
age 7+
Disney darling sings of living your dream; great for kids.
By Zendaya
(2012)
Stronger Music Poster Image
csm_music
age 10+
Positive messages about self-esteem from former Idol champ.
By Kelly Clarkson
(2011)
Beauty and the Beast Soundtrack Album Music Poster Image
age 5+
Songs tell the story on Oscar-winning Disney soundtrack.
By Various Artists
(2001)
Beach Boys: 20 Good Vibrations, The Greatest Hits, Volume 1 Music Poster Image
age 9+
Surfer boys at their best in sunny, bouncy hits collection.
By Beach Boys
(1999)
Licensed to Ill Music Poster Image
csm_music
age 13+
Rappers' hit debut packed with girls, booze, and attitude.
By Beastie Boys
(1986)
Pretty in Pink: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack Music Poster Image
age 13+
Memorable but dated '80s rock.
By Various Artists
(1986)
The Breakfast Club: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack Music Poster Image
age 12+
Simple Minds hit outshines synth-heavy '80s pop fluff.
By Various Artists
(1985)
Bad Reputation Music Poster Image
csm_music
age 13+
Joan Jett claims rock 'n' roll for women in fierce debut.
By Joan Jett
(1981)
Pretenders Music Poster Image
csm_music
age 12+
Powerful debut by enduring female vocalist.
By Pretenders
(1980)
Parallel Lines Music Poster Image
csm_music
age 12+
Catchy pop breakthrough for band with punk roots.
By Blondie
(1978)
Grease: The Original Soundtrack from the Motion Picture Music Poster Image
age 10+
'50s-style songs still resonate with kids; some iffy lines.
By Various Artists
(1978)