In Stores: Tuesday 7/13

Us Rating: ***1/2

Like her Twitter rants and combative first two discs, M.I.A.'s in-your-face third CD is not for the faint of heart. The engaged mom (nee Maya Arulpragasam) raps about topics from war to hooking up via her iPhone, over a cacophony of clattering beats. (N.E.E.T./XL/Interscope)

--IAN DREW