Keke Palmer came to national attention with her appearance in the popular film AKEELAH AND THE BEE and her subsequent roles for film and television. SO UNCOOL, Palmer's major-label musical debut, reinforces her star potential. Over sleek, high-end production, Palmer sings about the various trials of being a teenager in a way that's honest and appealing without being saccharine. The music is heavily influenced by contemporary R&B, but is bright, bouncy, and melodic enough to appeal to teens and pre-teens. Fans of dancey teen pop will want to give this auspicious debut a listen.