The definitive ranking of Kelly Clarkson’s ‘Piece By Piece’ tracks [album review]

Kelly Clarkson - Piece by Piece - album cover photo

Let’s start with the obvious here: Piece By Piece is Kelly Clarkson’s best album so far. And no, I’m not saying that just because I’m a huge stan. I’m saying it because it’s the truth.

But why is it her best, you ask? For one, this is her most experimental album to date. I know that’s not saying much–after all, when you’re doing pop music, how “experimental” could you really be? It’s relative and subjective. However, by combining elements of RnB, bubblegum pop, and EDM in one cohesive record, Clarkson has outdone herself. She’s also never sounded so sure.

I like all of the songs from Piece By Piece, but here’s a totally subjective ranking of all the tracks. (Just don’t ask me to rank them again in a month–I’m sure my favorites will change again then.)

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“Piece By Piece” is Kelly Clarkson’s most personal (and best) song since “Because Of You”

Kelly Clarkson - Piece by Piece

If you’re not ready yet for Kelly Clarkson’s new album, you better change that soon because the “Heartbeat Song” diva is ready to unleash it to the world. Piece By Piece will be released in North America on Tuesday, March 3rd, but Clarkson has been giving fans a sneak peek this week, releasing tracks on iTunes and sharing a couple of songs on

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Kelly Clarkson is “Invincible” in new ‘Piece by Piece’ track

Kelly Clarkson - Piece by Piece - album cover photo

It’s (literally) less than two weeks before the release of Kelly Clarkson’s Piece by Piece, but we haven’t heard much new music so far from the project with the exception of “Heartbeat Song.” That should change quickly in the next few days as Amazon is expected to release one song each day in the next week.

RELATED: Did Kelly Clarkson already graduate from Mainstream Top 40? 

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Here’s the real story behind the hideous ‘Piece By Piece’ Kelly Clarkson album cover

We’re finally getting more info about Piece By Piece, Kelly Clarkson’s follow-up to Stronger. In the last two weeks, Clarkson has revealed a partial tracklisting with lyrics, the full tracklisting (including the person she recorded a duet with) and the “Heartbeat Song” video.

But the most surprising thing that Clarkson has shared so far about the album is her album cover photo. The artwork features the same 5 pictures of Clarkson looking directly at the camera.

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Here are the best pop singles of January 2015

Doing It - Charlie XCX featuring Rita Ora

Yes folks–the first month of 2015 is almost done. That means it is time for a quick recap.

January is often a slow month for pop music because it follows the busy fourth quarter, when major acts release their stuff. But this month wasn’t bad. In fact, it was a great one for pop music. Have a look at my pick for the top 6 singles of January 2015 in the list below.

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These are 2015’s most anticipated album

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“2015 will be the best year for music since ever.”

That’s according to BuzzFeed, who this week published an article about the 52 most anticipated albums of 2015. From Kanye to Kendrick Lamar, the list pretty much includes everyone and anyone who matters in music.

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