Albums to watch

Big Conspiracy

J Hus

Big Conspiracy

Second album from the London rapper features production from collaborator Jae5, alongside IO, TSB and Nana Rogues and guest appearances from Icèe TGM, Koffee and Burna Boy

ADM rating[?]


Black Butter
UK Release date
US Release date
  1. 10.0 |   NME

    With club-ready tracks sharing space with hard-won wisdom, J Hus' second album is a brilliant, career-defining collection
    Read Review

  2. 9.0 |   The Line Of Best Fit

    Big Conspiracy is an album that certifies J Hus as one of the most influential artists in UK music
    Read Review

  3. 8.0 |   Pitchfork

    The London rapper’s second album is smoother, preciser, and more measured. We see J Hus as a lost son of Gambia, an adult-in-progress, a talented pop polymath, and just a guy who has a lot of sex
    Read Review

  4. 8.0 |   The Observer

    Full of unexpectedly bittersweet horns and electric guitar, his mellow confidence here eschews clutter and bombast
    Read Review

  5. 8.0 |   The Independent

    Rapper is weathered by experience but still playful on this seamless album
    Read Review

  6. 8.0 |   Q

    Perfects his uniquely intoxicating blend. Print edition only

  7. 8.0 |   The Guardian

    More introspective and subdued following a spell in prison – though with libido intact – J Hus is still masterfully blending styles
    Read Review

  8. 8.0 |   Clash

    A diverse, introspective, and fascinating return
    Read Review

  9. 8.0 |   musicOMH

    The album’s musical style is very similar to Common Sense, a mixture of mid-tempo G-Funk and afrobeats, although this time there’s a smattering of drill too
    Read Review

  10. 8.0 |   Evening Standard

    If only it wasn’t January it would be the sound of the summer
    Read Review

  11. 8.0 |   The FT

    The outlaw figure looms in the UK rapper’s smooth, upbeat second album
    Read Review

blog comments powered by Disqus

Watch it

Roll over video for more options

Hear it

Latest Reviews

More reviews