The first single, "Prayer," combines the driving riffs for which the band is known with soaring, melodic choruses. Other exemplary cuts include "Breathe," which rides a monster central riff and a hook that buries itself in the listener's brain; and "Darkness," an acoustic ballad on which Draiman unveils a soft, subtle voice. These tracks have vaulted Disturbed into the top rank of current metal acts. The band never was particularly beholden to trends, but Believe finds it creating music that's simultaneously personal and powerful, and that will surely expand its appeal beyond the (large but still limited) boundaries of the Ozzfest audience. Good for them.