music reviews

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    Editor's video pick: Brantley Gilbert, "More Than Miles"

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    5
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    Tattooed arm sleeves, gauges, fitted hat — all are the makings for a rebel. But in Brantley Gilbert's latest video, nothing can...
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    Editor's video pick: Avicii vs. Nicky Romero, "I Could Be The One"

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    5
    My Rating
    Dance music isn't always for everyone, but everyone can relate to getting frustrated. This hilarious music video makes the song...
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    Editor's video pick: She & Him, "Baby, It's Cold Outside"

    So she's cute on New Girl, makes me want to wear more cotton in her commercials, and has a creamy voice that could calm a baby — but...
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    Editor's video pick: Leona Lewis, "Lovebird"

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    3
    My Rating
    What a comeback video.
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    The 5-day countdown of the 5 worst songs of 2012

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    So you survived Dec. 21, but what songs do you wish had burned in apocalyptic terror? Before you break out the elastic waistbands...
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    Music review: Dido feat. Kendrick Lamar "Let Us Move On"

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    5
    My Rating
    Where there is a rapper, there should be Dido. She's the perfect harmonious complement to spoken verse.
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    Music review: Alicia Keys' "Brand New Me"

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    3
    My Rating
    In this ballad, Alicia Keys strums the chords of past pain and makes a liberating melody.
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    Editor's video pick: Gavin DeGraw's "Soldier"

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    5
    My Rating
    How many unsung heroes could be your neighbor? In Gavin DeGraw's latest music video, you are reminded that worthy men and women...
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    Editor's video pick: Girls Aloud's "Beautiful 'Cause You Love Me"

    Max 5 stars
    3.7
    My Rating
    In a poor attempt at a music video, Girls Aloud remind us why they never will transition onto the big screen.
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    Editor's video pick: Taylor Swift's "I Knew You Were Trouble"

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    5
    My Rating
    Our favorite country-pop princess goes rogue when she meets a bad boy in her latest music video.
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    Editor's video pick: Skylar Grey's "Let Me Ride"

    Max 5 stars
    4.5
    My Rating
    Skylar Grey grabs our attention with her quirky jab at our hypersexual culture.
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    Music review: Tom Odell's "Another Love"

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    5
    My Rating
    Up for a BRITs Critics' Choice Award in 2013, Tom Odell is in for an exciting year with his alluring sound.
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    Music review: Rihanna feat. Mikky Ekko "Stay"

    Max 5 stars
    4.7
    My Rating
    Rihanna never shies away from saying how she feels, but in this bearing track, she sings earnestly, and entirely stripped down.
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    Music review: Christina Perri, "Something About December"

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    5
    My Rating
    If you've been skeptical of Christmas albums before, you'll be pleasantly surprised at this gem.
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    Editor's video pick: will.i.am feat. Britney Spears "Scream and Shout"

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    5
    My Rating
    Oh baby, baby. Britney never really left, but she's back in a whole new way.
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    Editor's video pick: Wild Belle "Keep You"

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    5
    My Rating
    In this tropical music video, the imagery is as vivid as the lesson learned.
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    Editor's video pick: 50 Cent feat. Eminem, Adam Levine "My Life"

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    5
    My Rating
    In his comeback music video, 50 Cent supplements some thrills with action-packed chases and appearances from some beloved faces.
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    Editor's video pick: Purity Ring's "Lofticries"

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    5
    My Rating
    In a dramatic, cinematic experience, director AG Rojas blows our minds with this haunting portrayal of the desensitization of society.
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    Music review: Bruno Mars' "Moonshine"

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    5
    My Rating
    With an uncanny sound reminiscent of the King of Pop, Bruno Mars channels a sound that had us breaking our necks to double-take,...
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    Music review: Biffy Clyro's "Black Chandelier"

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    5
    My Rating
    Biffy Clyro impresses with their grim but lulling latest single, generating anticipation for their 2013 album release.