Entertainment Weekly (p.89) - "In 2007 she wouldn't write us a love song, but now the plucky piano popster is back with a disc full of 'em." -- Grade: B-
Billboard (p.40) - "The first single, 'King of Anything,' reintroduces listeners to the singer's tongue-in-cheek lyrical sass..."
Sara Bareilles toured heavily in support of the million-selling Little Voice, which turned her into a star in 2007. Playing nightly shows with a slick live band added some muscle to her songs, and Kaleidoscope Heart -- released in 2010 as Bareilles' second major-label album -- finds the songwriter playing up the bold, peppy side of her sound.