Leak Of The Day, Part II: The New Avril Lavgine Album Is Not That Complicated

avrilll.jpgAvril Lavigne’s The Best Damn Thing has hit the web, just a few weeks ahead of its April 17th release date; after giving it a few listens, we can safely predict that 3/4 of the reviews will include some combination of the words “slick,” “hooky” and “Sum 41′s Deryck Whibley.” Two prototypical tracks below: “I Can Do Better” is upbeat Avril, “Keep Holding On” weepy Avril. Choose wisely!

Avril Lavigne – I Can Do Better (Clean Edit) [MP3, link expired]
Avril Lavigne – Keep Holding On [MP3, link expired]
UPDATED EXTRA TRACK: Avril Lavigne – Runaway [MP3, link expired]

  • DJorn

    “Keep Holding On” was released legitimately several months ago for some movie soundtrack. Which doesn’t make it any less AWESOME!

  • kfan

    Meh. I don’t want Upbeat Avril or Weepy Avril. I want Angsty Avril.

  • Kate Richardson

    I think Avril sounds like suburbia. And I say that with no malice or judgment. I just immediately think of suburban pool parties when I hear her.

  • AcidReign

    …..(Clean edit): Nothing like sanitizing a dirty mouth. All minty fresh now! Not a bad effort, I thought, on the song. Just hard to listen to with all the s-words sort of cut out…

    …..Songs two and three sounded very filler-like.