Although it gets off to a rocky start with Gabe Saporta's awkward warbling on the acoustic "Being From Jersey Means Never Having To Say You're Sorry," Cobra Starship overall conjures up a fun and char

Although it gets off to a rocky start with Gabe Saporta's awkward warbling on the acoustic "Being From Jersey Means Never Having To Say You're Sorry," Cobra Starship overall conjures up a fun and charming debut. Most people probably equate the band with this summer's most unlikely pop anthem, "Snakes on a Plane (Bring It)," which is by far the album's best track. But Saporta, who has admitted that this is basically a solo project, easily laces that same fun-loving feel throughout with songs like "Send My Love to the Dancefloor, I'll See You in Hell (Hey Mister DJ)" and "It's Warmer in the Basement," which seemingly channels Panic! At The Disco. Other luscious tracks include the new wave-inspired "The Kids Are All F***ed Up" and the freestyle jam "The Ballad of Big Poppa and Diamond Girl" featuring -- no joke -- '80s pop group Cover Girls. -- Katy Kroll

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