By V.R. PETERSON Chris Strauss STEVE DOUGHERTY Christina Tapper RANDY VEST and Jessica Herndon
Updated September 15, 2008 12:00 PM

THE CURE returns with the flawless single “Perfect Boy,” from the alt-rock band’s 13th album, 4:13 Dream, due this fall. At

GRETCHEN WILSON offers an ode to resilience on “Don’t Do Me No Good,” from her next CD, I Got Your Country Right Here. At

COMMON spits razor-sharp rhymes on the Pharrell-assisted “Announcement,” from the rapper’s upcoming Invincible Summer CD. At

PINK rocks on with the defiant “So What,” from the album Funhouse, out Oct. 28. At