Rich Perez is the pastor of Christ Crucified Fellowship in (Washington Heights) New York City.
I vividly remember those moments when my self-esteem was considerably influenced by who I was friends with. Despite the fact that I played it cool and never gave the impression of worry or concern, those moments were very real and likewise their effects. But if you can, think back with me on those moments when a classmate, a teammate or just some kid down the block asked you to do something in order to hang with him/her or just be their friend. What did they ask you? Was what they asked worth friendship with them? How does what they ask inform you about them and their heart?
Lecrae gets another recognition from Pepsi, with the help of HipHopDX.com, on their "Seven Hip-Hop Songs That'll Be Your Motivation" list. The highlighted track is "Mayday," off Crae's latest album 'Gravity,' which features mainstream artist Big K.R.I.T. and American Idol finalist Ashthon Jones.
Christian Hip Hop veteran and Xist Music recording artist Da' T.R.U.T.H., has announced that he will be revealing his upcoming record label soon. The effort supposedly entitled "Mixed Bag" was mentioned in our interview with Truth at Flavor Fest 2012, in which he said about it "There's a brand of Christian Hip Hop that I want to establish, that's a little different then what's happening right now. Some people may know their names, but I want to offer them to the world."
Corey Paul's debut album entitled, "Grace Love Mercy" mirrors the love God displays for us, His mercy in spite of our self-destructive decisions, and His grace through eternal forgiveness. The great hope - through the strength of Jesus is for us NOT to see convicts, strippers, or drug addicts as who they are but WHO'S they are. And WE CAN through the spirit of our Savior! The "Grace Love Mercy" album is set to release July, 30 2013.
The tracklisting for Cheno Lyfe's upcoming sophomore album 'LUNAR,' which is set to release on July 23, 2013 from Good City Music and available for pre-order on iTunes now.