“Take The City”, is the long awaited sophomore album from Messenja. The album is set to release with Canton Jones new record label “Cajo Records” on January 27 2009. Messenja, songwriter and producer, brings a message of hope, motivation and inspiration to Gods people through Hip Hop.
Messenja, a recipient of a 2000 Gospel Choice Award and a 2002 Holy Hip Hop Award, has opened up for some of the biggest names in the industry. The list includes Kirk Franklin, Trin-I-tee 5:7, Ludacris, Lil John, Busta Rhymes, and more; which shows his versatility in breaking into the secular arena with a Godly message.
Called out of darkness, Messenja is equipped with gifts from God to reach this generation.
Take The City is a high energy album filled with a message of hope and faith guaranteed to challenge a society and culture to draw closer to God. The album titled single, Take The City, is a prophetic mandate for the Joshua generation to take over territory for the Kingdom of God. With his ultimate swagger and soulful deep lyrics, Messenja shows his love for God by channeling that message through his music to the masses.
Messenja has definitely put together a hot project that will open eyes and create a buzz in the industry, says executive producer Canton Jones. This project will catch a lot of people off guard and let them know that Messenja is for real, he adds.
Make sure you join the movement and be one of the first to witness the evolution of the Hip Hop Gospel with Messenja and help him TAKE THE CITY by storm.
About Messenja: a former radio personality, released his debut album Message Boy in 2005. With his unique flow, he has made his way onto secular compilations. He proves to be one of the forerunners leading this Generation to God through Hip Hop.