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    May

    In the Press: Holy Hip-Hop – Hostile Gospel

    AllHipHop.com has an article about Christian Hip Hop/Rap. Holy Hip-Hop – it is not just for the deeply religious and positive thinking. Today, rappers from the mainstream are moving away from the secular and reconnecting with a Christian faith that was once just a hush-hush topic in Hip-Hop circles. With a Rap community that is filled with misogyny, drug and ...
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    Apr

    In the Press: ‘Urban missionary’ shares beliefs through rap

    Flame calls himself an urban missionary, and he said communicating with the kids he wants to reach means speaking in a cultural language they understand. "This is perfect because the power of hip-hop music is tremendous, not only here, but all over the world." More than anything, Flame said he wants to make the Christian message relevant to young people ...
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    Apr

    In the Press: Pastor, Christian rapper reach culture

    As teaching pastor of Epiphany Fellowship Church in inner-city Philadelphia, William "Duce" Branch also is a Christian rap artist. The group he co-founded, The Cross Movement, has received two Grammy nominations. Today’s teaching pastor, however, was yesterday’s street kid. Having spent most of his teen years away from God, Branch abandoned the evils of Hip-hop culture but not the call ...
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    Apr

    Tech: iPodzilla with new chip to store 500,000 songs!

    Photo by Brian Fitzgerald The new chip that will let an iPod store 500,000 songs! Mobile phones, iPods and other consumer devices may soon be able to hold a hundred times more information than they do at present thanks to a breakthrough in storage technology. Scientists at IBM say they have developed a new type of digital storage which would ...
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    Apr

    In the Press: Jahaziel gets the Word on the Streets

    JAHAZIEL IS one of Britain’s most in-demand gospel rappers. He talks about his debut album Ready To Live, and working with young people.Soul Stirrings (SS): How does it feel to be described as one of Britain’s most popular gospel rappers? Jahaziel (J): It feels good to be appreciated for what you do. I guess being one of the most popular ...
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    Mar

    In the Press: MBU students win awards for Christian Hip Hop documentary

    Johnson, along with MBU classmates John Shaw, Ricky Brewer and Nathan Gruen (see right form l-r), recently took home top awards from two national film festivals for their documentary on the impact Christian hip-hop music has made in downtown St. Louis. The 16-minute film, a capstone assignment for their Video Production II course, delved into the growing — and somewhat ...
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    Mar

    In the Press: ‘Conspirators’ Bring Together New Styles of Christianity

    More than 300 people participated in “The New Conspirators Conference” last week that brought together hip-hoppers, community workers, and mainline pastors who all were looking for new ways to connect the new generation with Jesus Christ. Attendees were greeted with an urban atmosphere Saturday morning when rap and hip-hop gospel songs were shared for worship at the conference. Ohmega Watts, ...
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    Mar

    In the Press: Woodbridge man finds salvation in Christian rap

    The logic was that by selling crack cocaine to his mother Woodbridge resident Christian Love would keep her off the streets and safe. “Streetwise, I’ve sold drugs since I was 9,” said Love, who was raised in Washington, D.C. His mother, Melody Love, who now lives in Capitol Heights, Md., has been a crack addict since he was a child, ...
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    Mar

    In the Press: George Moss has first solo CD

    Music has provided the means for George Moss to communicate on a number of fronts. And with last week’s release of his first solo CD, the Grand Rapids native has yet another outlet to display his passion for expressions of faith. “It wasn’t so much the music itself, why I got into it,” Moss, 25, said from his Kentwood home. ...
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    Mar

    Trip Lee to Release New Album, entitled 20/20, May ’08



    Trip Lee will release a new album, entitled 20/20, with Reach Records on May 20th 2008. That's all the info we have, besides the album cover is amazing!