• Christian rap

    Christian Rap Song Drops [October 8th] (Listen Here)

    Christian Rap had a TON of drops today, so we updated the playlists and dropped them right here for you! Let us know which ones you’re listening to today! Aaron Cole – Front Row Dee-1 – Taking a Chance on Me Limoblaze – Come Outside ft. Konola R-Swift x Sho Baraka – Real Ones Winning ft. Avila Jude Barclay – ...
  • Rapzilla Freshmen 2021

    Rapzilla Freshmen 2021 Interviews [Meet the Class]

    The Rapzilla Freshmen of 2021 have been busy all year making noise and killing it musically. These 16 rappers and 5 producers had an awesome 2020 and we knew that in 2021 they’d explode even more. Of course, we got to meet 15 members of the class when we did our Rapzilla Freshmen event in Atlanta at Hillsong church. After ...
  • Konola

    Konola – Most Wanted ft. Rev J

    “Most Wanted” sees two of gospel drill’s biggest names combine as Konola and Rev J give you a glimpse into their daily battle to resist the Devil and his demons. Gospel Drill is the current hottest trend in UK Christian music and it’s started to gain traction within the much larger US Christian Rap scene – with Konola a Freshmen ...
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    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

    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

    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

    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

    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 ...