Picks and Pans Review: Quick Cuts

updated 02/01/2010 AT 01:00 AM EST

originally published 02/01/2010 AT 01:00 AM EST


When Everything Breaks Open

On an eclectic effort, the former Mickey Mouse Club member, signed to Justin Timberlake's label, brings to mind Jason Mraz, Thom Yorke and Rufus Wainwright.

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Y Not

Still drumming along, Starr enlists Dave Stewart, Richard Marx and fellow Beatle Paul McCartney. But Joss Stone on "Who's Your Daddy" is a bit creepy.

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The most interesting moment on his third solo outing finds this R&B stud questioning his lady's sexuality on "I Think My Girl Is Bi." The rest is solid but unsurprising.

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Love Will Find You

Britain's pompadoured troubadour has the retro thing down on his U.S. debut, with a Roy Orbison-esque croon that'll make you swoon.

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