We gave it a B-
Now that Britney wannabes are out of vogue, labels are falling all over themselves for ”substantive” young female singers like Michelle Branch. Even with a full band, Canadian skater-girl Lavigne doesn’t rock harder than her competition; her debut single is pretty mainstream. That’s okay. ”Complicated,” a melodic midtempo tune about the frustrations of being 17, is flawless radio-pop.