Teenage Dream: The Complete Confection by Katy Perry
Katy Perry is slowly yet surely claiming her position as the next pop princess. With the release of “Teenage Dream,” Perry has created a string of hits including “California Girls” and “Teenage Dream,” all shooting to the top of the charts within weeks of their release. From bona fide club hits to powerful ballads, this album has just the right mix of sugar and spice. In “Teenage Dream” she captures the essence of the teenage spirit with such authenticity that it's impossible not to relive childhood memories.
One of my favorites from “Teenage Dream” is “Firework.” Knowing Perry's style, I expected it to be an explosive dance track filled with fun rhythms and radio-friendly lyrics, but I was pleasantly surprised to find an upbeat pop anthem about self-empowerment.
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