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Album’s Singles Review: “Let Go” by Avril Lavigne

Avril Lavigne achieved superstardom status through her debut album “Let Go”. It peaked at number 2 in Billboard 200 and was close to 7 million in US sales. It was a number 1 album worldwide though and was reported with estimated 20 million albums sold. The song has pop rock sond and can be considered as Alanis Morissette’s successor. However, she targeted young audiences based on her sound and style.

“Complicated” was the first single off Avril Lavigne’s career and album “Let Go”. The song is a beautiful pop rock sounds which stays on your head after listening to it. It even paved a way for other female stars going pop rock. The song signaled her way to superstardom after reaching number 1 in many countries while it peaked at number 2 and 3 in US and UK, respectively.
Rate: 8.75 out of 10

Sk8er Boi
“Sk8er Boi” was Avril Lavigne’s second single for “Let Go”. The song is pop-punk and showed the brilliantness of Avril Lavigne for storytelling in a pop-punk song. The song followed the success of “Complicated” as it reached top 10 in many countries including United States and United Kingdom.
Rate: 9.0 out of 10

I’m with You
“I’m with You” was the third release from “Let Go”. In this song, Avril Lavigne toned down and showcased her vulnerable side. I can hear Alanis Morissette influence in the song, which was eventually sampled in a Rihanna song. It became a hit worldwide again especially in America where it reached number 4.
Rate: 8.75 out of 10

Losing Grip
“Losing Grip” was the heaviest single released from “Let Go”. It became a hit in some countries especially in some Asian countries, but was a moderate hit in countries like in major markets, US and UK.
Rate: 8.25 out of 10

“Mobile” was the last single from “Let Go”, but was not released widely. The song is a beautiful pop rock song reminiscent of mid-90s pop-rock sound. It charted in New Zealand.
Rate: 8.25 out of 10

Credits: Billboard / OCC / Wikipedia

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