Reconcile: Showing gangsters how to live like Jesus
Rapzilla recently filmed a mini-documentary in Third Ward, Houston, where hip-hop artist Ronnie "Reconcile" Lillard has heavily invested in a "missional community" with fellow rapper Corey Paul the church Resurrection Houston over the years.
JuiceBanger$ of COBRA to produce complete 'Freshmen 2016' LP
Rapzilla is thrilled to announce that JuiceBanger$, the newest member of COBRA Music Group, will produce each track on our Freshmen 2016 album, a compilation of songs by members of our 2016 Freshman class.
Andy Mineo, Trip Lee & more to appear at Legacy 2016
Many familiar faces — including Andy Mineo, Trip Lee, Thabiti Anyabwile, Jackie Hill Perry, Propaganda and Thi'sl — will minister at the 10th anniversary of Legacy Conference this summer in Chicago.
Christian Hip-Hop Responds to Mainstream Music's New Gospel
A few weeks ago we posted an article that addressed the growing trend of mainstream music’s fixation of doing “gospel music.” This time around, we asked a set of questions to a mixed bag of artists within Christian hip-hop to gauge their thoughts on the topic.
Last week we reported that DC Talk (TobyMac, Kevin Max, and Michael Tait) had a HUGE announcement set for May 11th. Well, today is May 11th and the results of that announcement have not been received well at all.
Nerdcore group JustHis League has created a song about two-time and current WWE Tag Team Champions The New Day called "#NewDayRocks". The track is part of their Free Comic Book Day project, which dropped for free for the annual event by the same name on May 7.
This week’s “Saturday Night Live” episode featured Alicia Keys as a musical guest. The excitement over Keys returning to do some music is understandable, but even more noteworthy is that she returned with a very “gospel music” sounding song, “Hallelujah.”
Reach Records art director and producer Alex Medina spoke in February at Jubilee, an annual conference in Pittsburgh by the Coalition for Christian Outreach, where he answered questions about worldview and vocation.
Xist Music recording artist and Christian hip-hop veteran Swift, formerly known as R-Swift of Cross Movement Records, released his newest single "Throne" featuring Eshon Burgundy. The track comes from Swift's long-awaited album Higher Learning which is completed but no expected release date has been revealed yet.
A Rapzilla.com Exclusive, Nightmares of an Eight Year Old is an art piece by artist Jessy Marquez and his debut project as a believer. This project takes you through a dream like experience seeing the troubles and dark desires of this young man's heart. He talks about his struggles with addiction to drugs, money, and lust.