>SUSAN BOYLE

Someone to Watch Over Me

Pop’s ultimate late bloomer delivers her best on this set of mostly covers. Her takes on Joni Mitchell’s “Both Sides Now” and Tears for Fears’ “Mad World” are sublime. []

ROMEO SANTOS

Formula Vol. 1

The ex- frontman for boy-band Aventura makes a solid solo debut with a mix of ballads and up-tempo jams, including “Promise,” a hit duet with Usher. []

BRIAN WILSON

In the Key of Disney

The Beach Boy brings granddad charm to songs from famous kids films. Some can’t replace the originals, but “The Bare Necessities” from The Jungle Book is pure fun. []

DAVID NAIL

The Sound of a Million Dreams

The country star scores on this follow-up to his 2009 debut. Highlights: the rock-tinged “Desiree” and the heartfelt ballad “That’s How I’ll Remember You.” []

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