Lecrae’s ‘All Things Work Together’ Is a Grace-Filled Mic Drop
On his Columbia Records debut, the rapper answers his evangelical critics while staying close to his true roots.
Columbia Records. Late last month, Columbia Records released All Things Work Together, the latest offering from Christian hip-hop artist Lecrae. Popular
The DJ Making the Angels Rap
Christian hip-hop remembers the legacy of the late DJ Official.
The DJ Making the Angels Rap. Christian hip-hop remembers the legacy of the late DJ Official. Jason Bellini| August 18, 2016. Image: DJ Official. If you
The Fearless Call of Asian Americans in Christian Hip-Hop
Breaking stereotypes and spreading the Good News.
The Fearless Call of Asian Americans in Christian Hip-Hop. As a minority in the US and in hip-hop culture, Asian Americans can feel the pressure to represent their entire ethnicity.
Forward-thinking producer puts a creative spin on Christian hip-hop.
Alex Medina. Alex Medina. Forward-thinking producer puts a creative spin on Christian hip-hop. Kate Shellnutt| June 23, 2016. Image: Mary Caroline Russell.
Andy Mineo: Rappers Are Missionaries, Too
The fan-friendly hip-hop artist wants to see the church get creative.
The fan-friendly hip-hop artist wants to see the church get creative. What are the lessons for the church more broadly that you've found in Christian hip-hop?
The artists of Humble Beast on the idolatry of artistry, and how the local church best serves artists.
the community and transform lives,” but they're best known for their stable of talented rappers who produce music that defies the expectations many tend to place on Christian hip-hop.
The musician known as Cataphant makes a way for female artists.
at music from the perspective of a visual artist,” Bellizzi—known as Ms. BZ to her elementary school students and Cataphant to her musical fans—told Christian hip-hop site Rapzilla last
Why Grammy Winner Lecrae Will Never Dominate the Gospel Charts Again
Evangelicals’ favorite rapper is so successful, Billboard has changed how it ranks Christian music.
Following his success in 2014, when he dominated the Gospel rankings, the music industry may finally be changing the way they view Lecrae and other Christian hip-hop stars.
Wishing You Neither a 'Traditional' nor 'Contemporary' Christmas
How hymns (and a little bit of hip hop) can aid our worship. Plus a new Christmas hymn from High Street Hymns.
FaithDecember 23, 2014. Wishing You Neither a 'Traditional' nor 'Contemporary' ChristmasHow hymns (and a little bit of hip hop) can aid our worship.
Kanye West’s Work-in-Progress
Why the rapper’s new ‘gospel’ album, ‘The Life of Pablo,’ has Christians curious.
Armond and Doc, two podcasters involved in the Christian hip hop scene, discussed the album on a recent episode of their show, Clock Radio Speakers.
Lecrae Brings Reformed Rap to Jimmy Fallon’s Tonight Show, Again
(UPDATED) On his second late-night stint, rapper's remixed song features quotes from MLK.
The prolific hip hop-soul band the Roots joined Jimmy Fallon when he took over Late Night in 2009, and they've invited several legendary artists to sit in with them, including Aerosmith's
Christian Rapper Saved by Circumcision—Twice
After a childhood encounter with terrorists, hip-hop artist raps for religious freedom.
After a childhood encounter with terrorists, hip-hop artist raps for religious freedom. Growing up on the fringes of American culture, Ruslan turned to hip-hop to express himself.