What's more delusional than a messiah complex? Delusionists' new song, Messiah Complex. Ben Black bears a heavy cross as the second coming over Charles Edison's canny Kaa-sampling beat. The Essex producer is gearing up to release an instrumental work by the name of Lightbulbs, so look out for that.
The Mouse Outfit's album Escape Music is hip hop made by musicians and Got Me Thinkin' is no different. Sparkz, who accounts for roughly half of the vocals next to Dr Syntax on the three-piece's LP, comes correct over a thick yet breezy backdrop.
For the latest in his ongoing documentary series, Ed Andrews over at The Church of London digs beyond the music with Big Stig, who reflects on his first onstage experience, motivation to rap and... grapes looking like small testes.
Badbonez stokes anticipation for A Year In The Life Of Oscar The Slouch on High Focus with this 8-bit lead in. The album's production will be handled entirely by Charlie Mac, who comes up trumps here.
New heat from Remus, who recently took to DJ Philly's Itch FM show with his uncle Chester to talk MFTC 5 and trade bars. Order your copy of the finale here and get along to Brixton Jamm for the album launch this Friday.
Mr Hackenbush and his nephew get to work around the 18:00 and 36:00 marks below.
New Pizzy off the gang's forthcoming mixtape of the same name. This filmic video to Middle Finger sees a balaclava-clad posse ransack someone's house and joyride a Beemer before the big reveal...
Metabeats reimagines his own work on this remix to the Action Bronson-featuring Hookers. The original can be found on the Welsh producer's album, Caviar Crackle, available here.
Endemic goes stateside for this posse cut from his forthcoming compilation Terminal Illness 2, Marci turning up at the 1:00 mark with his butter-smooth pimp jive.
Cyrus Malachi makes a welcome return with a tight five-track EP, Astro Black handling all of the beats on the project, including the reflective, sunny jazz of standout Melanite Children.