Reconcile: Showing gangsters how to live like Jesus
Rapzilla recently filmed a mini-documentary in Third Ward, Houston, where hip-hop artist Ronnie "Reconcile" Lillard has heavily invested in a "missional community" with fellow rapper Corey Paul the church Resurrection Houston over the years.
JuiceBanger$ of COBRA to produce complete 'Freshmen 2016' LP
Rapzilla is thrilled to announce that JuiceBanger$, the newest member of COBRA Music Group, will produce each track on our Freshmen 2016 album, a compilation of songs by members of our 2016 Freshman class.
Andy Mineo, Trip Lee & more to appear at Legacy 2016
Many familiar faces — including Andy Mineo, Trip Lee, Thabiti Anyabwile, Jackie Hill Perry, Propaganda and Thi'sl — will minister at the 10th anniversary of Legacy Conference this summer in Chicago.
Christian Hip-Hop Responds to Mainstream Music's New Gospel
A few weeks ago we posted an article that addressed the growing trend of mainstream music’s fixation of doing “gospel music.” This time around, we asked a set of questions to a mixed bag of artists within Christian hip-hop to gauge their thoughts on the topic.
Sitting at #19, right ahead of Biggie Smalls, is original Cross Movement member and current Xist music emcee The Ambassador. Duce, as he is affectionally called by close companions, has gained recognition from Christian and mainstream outlets for his delivery, wordplay and soulful sounds. This is a positive sign of industry respect for the Philly native as a meaningful recognition of his contribution to soulful hip hop music. The Ambassador will be releasing his new EP 'Hors D'Oeuvres' this Tuesday as a soulful sampler of new music for fans who are eager to hear more.
What's the most soulful Ambassador song you've heard?