Lyrical Exposition: "Bitter" by Andy Mineo, Pt 1

Notable Lyrics:“So don't just scoop the dust, remove the rug, if I’ve got…


Formerly Known As Level 3:16 - New Name, New Music

The group formerly known as Level 3:16 is getting a new name and new music is…


Bizzle Responds to Macklemore's "Same Love" and the "New Black"

Check out this new track from Bizzle responding to Macklemore's "Same Love" and…


Beautiful Eulogy

“We the Beautiful Eulogy attempt to communicate audibly and visually to help…


A Testimony to the Impact of Christian Rap

Obviously, testimonies aren’t the end of theological debates and should not be.…


Pass The Mic (LIVE): Faith and Culture

Jemar and I linked up with Propaganda, Dr. Carl Ellis, and B.J. Thompson to…


3 Important Lyrics from Church Clothes 2

Several weeks ago, Christian Hip Hop’s most visible, accomplished artist…


Lampmode Recording Artist Makes An Appeal to the NCFIC Panelists

Over at Baptist21, Lampmode recording artist, Brian Davis (aka God's Servant),…


The Holy Hip Hop Hullabaloo

At the recent “Worship of God” conference sponsored by the National Center for…


Lyrical Exposition Series: Changed Hearts by Braille

Editor's Note: This is the first part of a monthly series entitled Lyrical…


Lecrae in Athens: Is the Cultural Rebel Still Unashamed of the Gospel?

As a fan of Hip-Hop and born again Christian, I love gospel-centered rap music.…


Dangerous Obsession: Hip-Hop & the Illuminati

What caused Hurricane Katrina, UFO sightings over Utah, the JFK assassination,…


When Moral Law Trumps a Hip Hop Hoax

The BBC reports on a major hoax pulled by Scottish rappers Gavin Bain and Billy…


Kendrick Lamar, Hip Hop, and the Truly Praiseworthy

Kendrick Lamar has single handedly challenged every rapper to get better! At…


Jay-Z’s New Magna Carta: Follow the Religion of Self

As a twenty-something year old African-American and native of Jay-Z’s hometown,…


We Are Not Kanye

I recently read my brother Odd Thomas’ blog entitled, “We are a Kanye,” which…


Keep Calm and Pray for Lecrae: 3 Things Critics Should Remember

Earlier this week Hip Hop artist, Lecrae, visited the set of 106 and Park. As…


Gospel Music: An Open Letter

In 1978, Andrae Crouch released his project “Live In London”, his seventh album…


Is "Good Art" the apex of Art's use?

Art is the arrangement of material, concepts, or ideas with the intention of…


Rapper's Delight

Old Discussion, New FacesThere is no way to introduce this blog without…