Rappers are influencing how young Christians see race
This past week, several white millennials told Rapzilla that songs and social media posts by Christian hip-hop artists have changed the way they see race. These testimonies come as Americans continue to grieve the deaths of Alton Sterling and Philandro Castile, two black men whose fatal shootings by police this month were videotaped and circulated online.
Rapzilla.com Live with Chris Chicago - Ep. 28 ft. Oscar Urbina
Oscar Urbina is the featured interview on our 28th episode of Rapzilla.com Live with Chris Chicago! We give you the latest news with our "What's Poppin'" segment and brand new music you need to hear!
Derek Minor releases 'Free' video, blogs about division in the US
Derek Minor released a new music video on Monday for his song "Free", which he wrote on the night that video of Alton Sterling's death surfaced online. Alongside the video, Minor published a blog post about what inspired the visual — American division.
Exclusive Free Album: Out Of The Blue - Van Goh
A Rapzilla.com exclusive, Out Of The Blue, a rap group formed by emcees Kay Sade and KnuOrigen present their "first album" entitled Van Goh. The project's anime inspired production is the work of Wontel and Jay Cardec.
Young Christian hip-hop artist Ty Brasel has been making waves with his new record 1994 Until. He spoke to Rapzilla about its creation, where he’s at now, and how dropping out of college was the best decision he ever made.
Fireworks lit the sky and Lecrae’s Twitter mentions yesterday. On Independence Day, the Reach Records co-owner and artist tweeted a photograph of slaves on a plantation with the caption, “My family on July 4th 1776.”
PyRexx released a music video for his hit single "Open It", featuring T. Burton and produced by Halo Hitz. The visual, which is directed by John Goudeau, features cameos from social media famous dancers Vanilla Trill aka WhiteBoyChris and TRE NUBB.
Producer Nate "theBeatbreaker" Robinson is back with a follow-up to his debut album, Heard Not Seen, which he released in Feb. 2015 and featured guests like Derek Minor, Sho Baraka and Propaganda, among other notable names.
Check out Tony Tillman's "Blaack Sheep Freestyle." The song describes how he's always been a black sheep; coming a long way and still having a long way to go. This is the latest song released from the RMG artist since his last album "Camden."
The name Kirk Franklin instantly brings to mind grandiose mega gospel hits, choirs, and his characteristic praise yell. However, one of the more overlooked but equally notable legacies for the artist appears in his reach toward mainstream hip-hop.