“The Hand That Feeds” is a concept hip hop album by artists Nigel Xavier (vocals) and paper gem (production) that explores the psyche of an individual who develops an insatiable appetite for control and power, only to become a victim of their own desires. Beginning as a powerless figure, the album tracks the anti-hero’s growth as he navigates his fears, struggles, and the harsh realities of life, ultimately rising above them to achieve a higher level of enlightenment.
The album’s instrumental score is marked by its rich low end, gritty textures and cinematic soundscapes, providing an immersive atmosphere for the rapper’s effortless and dynamic performance.
This introspective album is a must-listen for anyone interested in exploring the complexities of human nature and the psychology of unchecked ambition. “The Hand That Feeds” is for fans of hip hop and insightful storytelling alike.
Check out the EP below.