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"Complicated"

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Complicated

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Avril Lavigne
Producers:
Arista

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.