City Takers is a well-known ministry in Atlanta, GA. Fulfilling the mission to love a city, draw a city, and build a city through various outreaches. Pastor Scott Free seeks to raise up urban missionaries who transform cities through hip hop, love, and Jesus. A story known by very few is that when Hulvey was six years old, he and his parents while living in Elijay GA, would drive down to Atlanta to serve with Scott and his missions team, even before City Takers was established. Fast forward 14 years later, before Hulvey moves to Atlanta, his parents suggest he […]
The Social Club Misfits tour came to Atlanta and believe me when I tell you it was lit. Reach Records artist Hulvey opened the show and did songs from his ep’s Prelude and BRKNHRT. Tommy Royale kept the energy going with a super exciting set. Social Club closed the night and completely shut it down doing various songs including everything from “Pizza Party” all the way up to “Everytime.” Marty also mentioned that some of the songs they were doing had never been performed live before. Check out these pics from the show.
The Family Ties Tour featuring nobigdyl., Canon, Steven Malcolm, Kurtis Hoppie, and King Chav made its stop in Atlanta, Ga last night. Co-Heir Collective opened up the show with a high energy performance. Kurtis Hoppie kept the vibes going and the host of the night, DJ Mykael V kept the crowd engaged. King Chav performed songs from his newly released project The Leftovers. Steven Malcolm performed “Fuego” and other songs from his album The Second City. In the middle of his set, he offered a heartfelt prayer for Juice Wrld’s family and friends in light of the artist passing away […]
Uzuhan, Phil J., Kurtis Hoppie & Swaizy all performed at the Light Work event at A3C. It was great to see these underrated artists kill it for a big audience. Swaizy made it on the bill last minute after winning the Critique Friday session. It was great to see these highly underrated artists in the same spot. Our photographer for the week, Barry E. Daly took some of these amazing photos.
Aklesso, V. Rose, and Parris Chariz were three of the performers at Rapzilla’s Light Work Event at A3C in Atlanta. The three of them did their thing at the show. Aklesso was an uncontained ball of energy while V. Rose added a well-needed change of pace to the hip-hop fest. Parris moved about the stage with his signature style and appeared with a few other artists later on too. Our photographer for the week, Barry E. Daly took these amazing photos.
The fifth single and final single, “All That,” from our Rapzilla Freshmen 2020 EP has Paul Russell and Nic D getting some things off their chest and addressing arrogant Christians over an airy Lo-Fi style melodic beat by the EP’s producer, Arrow. Click here to Buy/Stream this song on any platform Listen to All That below:
Da’ T.R.U.T.H. and Afro-Gospel artist, Limoblaze teamed up to release the collaborative album Bridges. The nine-track album features atmospheric beats, catchy melodic elements, raw instrumentation, and grasping vocals by the artists. Da’ T.R.U.T.H states, “In these dark and polarizing times, Bridges is a hope-filled album that fuses hip-hop and Afrobeat. It’s Upbeat, fun, and energetic melodies will make you dance, while it’s provocative themes will make you think. Two of the most highly respected artists in their respective genres have teamed up to give us a body of work that will move the culture forward in building bridges, not barriers.” […]
Pen Game 101 is a new show created by Rapzilla that sees panelists first dissect the “Pen” of the artist, then play a “Game” with the artist, and then get taken to school “101” by the artist. In our fourth episode, we break down 116’s Latin album Sin Verguenza and we speak to the man who coordinated the whole thing, producer Cardec Drums! Watch Pen Game 101 Below:
1K Phew is dropping the follow up to his Halloween short film with a Thanksgiving comedy called “First Supper.” “On Thanksgiving, Rey ditches his friends to hang out with his girlfriend’s family. He’s anxious and confident in meeting them, until he arrives. The film features appearances from 1K FAMO, Porsha Love, Erica Cumbo, Ms. Day, Teiona Gunn, and more!” Watch 1K Phew and His Movie Below:
Lecrae receiving a Grammy Award nomination is big news but not too much of a surprise. He is one of the top artists in the Christian sphere. However, Kanye West receiving a nomination with Jesus is King for Best Contemporary Christian Music Album is very shocking! That is exactly what happened yesterday when the music industry released the nominees. Lecrae’s “Sunday Morning” was nominated for Best Contemporary Christian Music Performance/Song up against Kari Jobe “The Blessing,” Tauren Wells “Famous For (I Believe),” and Dolly Parton and Zach Williams “There was Jesus.” Kanye West Jesus is King is up against Cody Carnes – Run […]
Welcome to our weekly episode of Rapzilla.com’s Top Christian Rap News Recap. We endeavor to grab the best stories from the previous week and give them to you every Monday. Watch Our Christian Rap News Show Below: It’s been a slow two weeks for CHH, so here are a few highlights from the last two weeks. Grammy’s Lecrae nominated for “Sunday Morning” for best CCM Song. Kanye West Jesus is King Best CCM album Albums So last week we had the release of Datin and Marty’s joint project, Who Do You Believe? There was also da’ T.R.U.T.H. and Limoblaze’s Bridges. […]