“My name is Vice Versa, I’m just a young man of God, a father, husband…” I heard him say. “My intentions are to preach the gospel through the vehicle of music to the saved and unsaved, that’s where the name Vice Vrsa originates, to be able to do it on both spectrums.”
James Lilly III (23) was born in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. His death from a motorcycle accident on Sunday, 5th August 2012 has seen sympathies and prayers stream in to his wife, daughters, extended family and fellow stable mate, Viktory.
Is it ever too early to compile an “albums of the year” candidates list? Of course not!
2012 has already been a memorable year for Christian Hip Hop, and the second half only promises to
get better. There are some clearly obvious candidates in the mix for best project so far
(Lecrae, Beautiful Eulogy, Swoope, Wit & Dre Murray), but I prefer to focus on some
of the more under-appreciated albums that may not make our top 5 or top 10 list when
the year is over. So here are 10 projects that may not make my final 2012 list but were
Lamp Mode recordings artist and British emcee S.O. opened his Christian Hip Hop career last year with a very
strong free debut entitled 'So It Begins'. Fans of S.O. have been eagerly anticipating
the sequel project 'So It Continues'. Twitter may have provided us a small hint into the
tracklist features that we’ll see on this album. S.O. (@sothekid) tweeted soulful crooner
LECRAE, TEDASHII, KB, TRIP LEE, ANDY MINEO and PRO will join together and embark on the 5th annual Unashamed tour. Sponsored by Grand Canyon University and Logos, Reach Records will present the Unashamed Tour 2012: Come Alive.
Special Pre-Show Concert Featuring Artists Thi'sl & Propaganda.