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Li'l Wayne's new album gets released before HE does, in this week's FOXLight music release roundup.  I Am Not A Human Being is a return to form from the currently incarcerated rapper...

Darius Rucker continues his successful Country excursion with Charleston, SC 1966, lassoing in Brad Paisley for one track...

The Age of Adz (pronounced "odds") marks the return of Sufjan Stevens, and a step away from the state-themed albums of his past...

The Band Perry is the next step in the proliferation of Pop Country bands like Sugarland and Lady Antebellum, and their self-titled debut sounds right at home alongside those hitmakers...

BTR is the full-length debut from Nickelodeon's hit show and band Big Time Rush...

Also out this week...

Electronicats The Orb team up with the voice and guitar of Pink Floyd, David Gilmour, for Metallic Spheres...

Joshua Radin returns with more TV ready melodies on The Rock & The Tide...

Belle & Sebastian end their 5 year hiatus with Write About Love...

Antony & The Johnsons profess their love for the environment on Swanlights...

Rhett Miller rounds up the Old 97s for their latest rocker, The Grand Theatre Volume One...

Dave Koz drops his newest blast of hip yet oh-so-smooth Jazz, Hello Tomorrow...

Holiday CDs arrive en masse, two weeks before Halloween (!), from the likes of Katherine McPhee, with Christmas Is The Time (To Say I Love You)...the blarney infused Celtic Thunder Christmas...Holly Happy Days from the Indigo Girls...three Target exclusives:  Lady Antebellum's A Merry Little Christmas, Taylor Swift's The Taylor Swift Holiday Collection, and Sheryl Crow's Home For Christmas...the return of Wilson Phillips, Christmas In Harmony...and, for the indecisive, you can find holiday favorites by Lady GaGa, Michael Buble and Faith Hill on Now That's What I Call Christmas! 4.

And on the Reissue Front...

Capitol continues their Duran Duran deluxe reissues with 1986's Notorious: Special Edition and 1988's Big Thing: Special Edition, each adding a CD of remixes and rarities and a DVD of music videos and live performances...

Slayer goes analog with The Vinyl Conflict, a boxed set of 10 albums from 1986's Reign In Blood through last year's War Painted Blood, each remastered on 180 gram audiophile grade vinyl...

Richard & Linda Thompson's Shoot Out The Lights returns as a limited Deluxe Edition from Rhino Handmade, adding a never before heard live 1982 concert on Disc 2...

Trace Adkins looks back on his 15 year career with the double-disc Definitve Greatest Hits: Til The Last Shot's Fired...

Britain's version of Justin Timberlake, Robbie Williams drops a two disc career retrospective, In And Out of Consciousness: Greatest Hits 1990-2010...

And Sony/Legacy's Playlist: The Very Best Of... series adds a slew of new entries including: Johnny Cash (Gospel), Bob Dylan (The 1980's), Julio Iglesias, The Isley Bros., Janis Joplin, Mat Kearney, Barry Manilow, Ronnie Milsap, Molly Hatchet, Dolly Parton, Elvis Presley (Gospel), and Jessica Simpson.

Don't forget to check out the FOXLight Podcast here, for a little grab-and-go holiday shopping listening companion!  Oh, and it's FREE.

In New York...I'm Rob Maurer, FOX News Talk!