>ARCTIC MONKEYS Humbug On their moody latest, the Brits venture into the dark unknown, with Queens of the Stone Age’s Josh Homme producing. The top track? “Cornerstone,” a Morrissey-like ballad.
DAVID GUETTA One-Love This French deejay, who coproduced the Black Eyed Peas’ smash “I Gotta Feeling,” hosts will.i.am., Akon and Kelly Rowland on a party-rocking album.
LEDISI Turn Me Loose Proving that her Best New Artist Grammy nomination was no fluke, this soul diva belts with rousing abandon on cuts like the Tina-esque “Knockin’.”
BRENDAN BENSON My Old, Familiar Friend Making a solo detour from the Raconteurs, Benson displays some killer power-pop instincts. Take that, Jack White.