NICK CAVE and THE BAD SEEDS Nocturama (Anti) ”Bring It On,” the first single from the gloomy Aussie crew’s latest, features the Saints’ Chris Bailey on vocals.
MASSIVE ATTACK 100th Window (Virgin) And then there was one. Adrian Vowles left the trip-hop trio in 1998; now Grant Marshall is missing from this, their fourth disc. Vocalists Sinead O’Connor and Horace Andy help holdout Robert del Naja fill the roster.
TED LEO & THE PHARMACISTS Hearts of Oak (Lookout!) Leo, formerly of Chisel and the Sin-Eaters, offers a second dose of smart folk-pop with the Pharmacists.
SUPERGRASS Life on Other Planets (Island) The Brit-rockers wrote much of Life, their fourth album, in France last year.
50 CENT Get Rich or Die Tryin’ (Aftermath) With two hit songs (”Wanksta” and ”In Da Club”) and a high-profile beef (with Ja Rule), Eminem’s protege is poised for rap success.
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