When it comes to reporting on and engaging with British urban music, people in positions of privilege and power need to step up their game.
New albums from Kanye West, Father John Misty, and Oneohtrix Point Never top this week's list of essential new projects.
... and in doing so solidifies why he and producer Jae5 are among the kings of the UK's many afrobeats fusion subgenres.
Filmed in north west London, 'Crop Circle' precedes Nines' upcoming album of the same name, out this Friday via XL.
Dua Lipa, J Hus, AJ Tracey, Sampha and more appear in the annual European who's-who of young entertainers.
Acts like multiple nominee Dua Lipa already seem so established thanks to the speed with which we now move on from albums.
It's an aural Vitamin D shot.
Kaleidoscopic visuals and a Mercedes Benz with the registration 'Hus,' obviously.