Rapper and producer Black Knight is set to release an EP entitled 'The Young Future' on October 29, 2013.
In an encouraging display of affirmation and reconciliation, artist ThaKiddJopp used the UAC workshop to unashamedly apologize to Lecrae for the song that started extensive controversy
withon Christian Hip Hop earlier this year. Jopp gained widespread attention for his "Open Letter to Lecrae" song, which acted as a critique of the Reach Records artist's current ministry philosophy. The mea culpa came during a workshop session today featuring Json, Sho Baraka, shai linne and Lecrae centered on differing philosophies of using art for the glory of God.
During a pulse-pounding performance at the inaugural Unashamed Conference 2013, Christian Hip Hop legend Da' T.R.U.T.H. announced that his new record label, Mixed Bag Records has signed TJ Pompeo (f.k.a. t.Jay). Pompeo, who delivered a fiery snippet of one of his new songs, was said to be one of a number of "artists" that the Philly emcee is recruiting for the new label. Da' T.R.U.T.H. has been hinting at starting his own collective for quite some time and will undoubtedly garner attention and expectation from all sides of the Christian Hip Hop movement. Stay tuned to Rapzilla for more news about Mixed Bag and the artists who have been signed!
While the vast majority of Christian Hip Hop fans may not be familiar with his music, Jerrell Johnson has composed quite a reputation for himself. From his deep discography to his memorable freestyles, he is anything but an unknown face to loyal listeners of the genre. Most recently his latest release, Dream S.O.D.A.
, gained a host of critical and social acclaim from fans and websites alike, even garnering him a mention on Rapzilla's 10 Under The Radar Albums of 2012
as well as super producer Dirty Rice calling it "A breath of fresh air, and the most creative thing I've heard in a very very long time." With this momentum, the rapper is preparing to release his new conceptual masterpiece, Lightmares
As the 116 interrogation video
continues to be decoded, new findings are steadily emerging. A careful observation of the decoded number in the video "08-28-13" reveals that this is the exact date when Reach Records artist Lecrae posted about the 116 crew congregating in the studio.
Lecrae sat down with Nicky G from SwaysUniverse.com while on location at Rock the Bells Hip Hop Festival, and divulged info on Church Clothes 2 and his upcoming new album.
The cloud of secrecy surrounding the mysterious "packages"
received by Reach Records' artists and others affiliated with them has been temporarily lifted. The clique of the unashamed released an "interrogation" video today with the secretive details of the upcoming Unashamed V Tour
Today Derek Minor, formerly known as PRo, released his much anticipated debut album under his new moniker. 'Minorville' skyrocketed up the charts, just hours after dropping.
The tracklisting is revealed for FLAME's seventh studio album 'Royal Flush,' which will be available on October 1, 2013 from Clear Sight Music.