New Music Tuesday: 8-18-09

If you’re looking for a great dance album this week, try Simian Mobile Disco‘s Temporary Pleasure, which features vocals from none other than Beth Ditto on the track, “Cruel Intentions.”

Speaking of Simian Mobile Disco, they also made one of the best lesbian-esque music videos of all time for their single “Hustler.” Check it out sometime.

OTEPSmash the Control Machine (Victory Records)

Lesbian frontwoman Otep Shamaya leads the metal band on their latest album, which features the title track as it’s rocking single. After years of recording for major label Capitol, the band has moved to Victory Records for its second independent release.

RasheedaCertified Hot Chick (D-Lo Entertainment)

The rapper/vocalist releases her fifth solo album, featuring cameos from the likes of Nelly and Shawna. Fans of Trina and Lil’ Kim can get down with Rasheeda’s style of sassy songs like single, “Boss Chick.”

Reba McEntireKeep On Lovin’ You (The Valory Music Co.)

It’s hard to believe the country legend hasn’t released in album since 2003, since she’s made cameos on several other artists’ records and continued to win awards from Billboard and the Country Radio Association. Keep On Lovin’ You features all new songs, including “Strange” and “Consider Me Gone.”

What are you looking for at the record store this week?