• Konola
    20
    Nov

    Konola – Finnish ft. Zelijah

    Konola dropped his new single “Finnish” featuring Zelijah. Let us know what you think in the comments. “Produced by X10, ‘Finnish’ follows closely in the footsteps of ‘Militant March’ (which just passed 20,000 Spotify streams), giving listeners a glimpse into Konola’s world of spiritual warfare and street evangelism. This track is a call to arms and features a verse from ...
  • UK Christian Rap
    4
    Nov

    Top 10 UK Christian Rap Songs (November 2020)

    This is Ben Larcombe, founder of MXRCY and curator of the Christian Rap UK playlist on Spotify. Despite everything that’s going on in the wider world, we can be thankful that good Christian rap music continues to be released. And the UK scene is going from strength to strength! We’ve got loads of big names in this month’s list, including; ...
  • UK Christian rap
    4
    Aug

    Top 10 UK Christian Rap Songs (August 2020)

    It’s been a big month for UK rap music! A couple of weeks ago UK drill legend Headie One released a track with the one and only Drake. And then Octavian teamed up with Future on ‘Rari’. It’s fair to say the UK sound is starting to attract a more international fanbase. I’m excited to say that the UK Christian ...
  • Konola
    26
    Jun

    UK Gospel Drill Pioneer Konola Drops ‘Christian Walk’ Album & Signs with Gospel Hydration

    Konola, aka Mr Shing Shao, is without a doubt one of the hottest prospects in the UK Christian Rap scene. The 20-year-old, born and raised in Tottenham, London, has been influential in pioneering the emerging UK “gospel drill” movement. But he won’t allow himself to be pigeonholed by the genre. In fact, he even pushes back against the “rapper” label, ...
  • Christian rap
    17
    Dec

    10 UK Christian Rap Artists to Watch in 2020

    Back in May 2018, Mickey Tezare shared 10 UK Christian Hip-Hop Artists To Look Out For In 2018. The list included rappers such as Still Shadey, Jordy Mankoto, and TNEEK.  Since then, the UK Christian Rap scene has really gone from strength to strength and a new generation of artists have emerged. In February 2019, I started MXRCY and the ...