Previewing The Week's Top New Releases

Brad Paisley ups the ante and pulls into "5th Gear," Bon Jovi embraces its inner country music on "Lost Highway," the White Stripes keep it simple despite moving to a major label for "Icky Thump" and

A new album from rock outfit Lifehouse, "Who We Are" (Geffen).

The debut album from rock-infuenced Southern hip-hop outfit Shop Boyz, "Rockstar Mentality" (Universal Motown).

The TVT debut from choral rock ensemble the Polyphonic Spree, "The Fragile Army."

Rapper Huey's "Notebook Paper" (Jive), featuring the hit "Pop, Lock & Drop It."

The debut album from R&B vocalist Chrisette Michele, "I Am" (Def Jam).

The sophomore release from U.K. rock act Art Brut, "It's a Bit Complicated" (Downtown).

A new album from experimental U.K. rock combo Fridge, "Happiness" (Temporary Residence Ltd.).

The latest effort from the Scott Herren-led act Savath & Savalas, "Golden Pollen" (Anti-).

An expanded edition of Marvin Gaye's 1981 album "In Our Lifetime?" (Hip-O/Universal).