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Gemstones Survives Ambush Shooting, Freshmen All-Time Vote, Lecrae, & More – Top Christian Rap News

Welcome to our weekly episode of’s Top Christian Rap News Recap. We endeavor to grab the best stories from the previous week and give them to you every Monday.

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Rapzilla Freshmen All-Time List

So last week we announced the Freshmen of 2020. Well, 2020 also marks the 10th year of doing this list. In those 10 years, we’ve had some incredible artists grace the list. Now, we’re giving you a chance to vote on the all-time Freshmen 15.

Some of the names include Andy Mineo, KB, Swoope, nobigdyl., Ty Brasel, Steven Malcolm, Aaron Cole, Wande, RG, Social Club, Datin, and on and on.

Hulvey New Project

Hulvey has only been signed to Reach Records for a few weeks and he already has a second project coming out this month. The first was called Prelude and this one is called BRKNHRT. Again, it’s a featureless album and we’re excited to see what he’s bringing this time around.

Gemstones Survives Ambush Shooting

Perhaps someone you haven’t heard in a while is the rapper Gemstones. Well, the rapper was nearly killed in a drive buy ambush shooting. The entire day, he heard a voice telling him he was going to die and how it would happen. Little by little, all of this started happening. It was by God’s grace that he survived. Read the full account on Rapzilla.

Speculative Lecrae Restoration Track List

So Genius scoured the Internet and has collected some of what they believe could be on Lecrae’s next project. As of right now, there are seven tracks on that list with features ranging from KB to BJ the Chicago Kid.

Wrap Up

We have an article in defense of NF against his worst critics. Our writer Micah picks apart all the negative reviews written about NF and in his opinion, proves them wrong.
Kanye West goes off in a Sunday Service talking about how record labels put clauses where you can’t talk about God in your music. He also spoke on the Devil taking all the producers and entertainers. You have to see this service. Check it out on Rapzilla.


In conclusion, don’t forget to check out all of our playlists featuring the top tracks that dropped on Friday. Start with the Rapzilla Playlist and work your way down. Remember to check out the Christian Rap Mix and Pandora and the best indie artists and tips on

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Justin Sarachik

Written by Justin Sarachik

Justin is the Editor-in-Chief of He has been a journalist for over a decade and has written or edited for Relevant, Christian Post, BREATHEcast, CCM, Broken Records Magazine, & more. He also likes to work with indie artists to develop their brands & marketing strategies. Catch him interviewing artists on Survival of the Artist Podcast.

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