Following his big Stellar win in the Rap/Hip Hop category, Cross Movement Records recording artist, Da T.R.U.T.H., exploded at the 24th Annual Stellar Awards telecast with a powerful and groundbreaking remixed live performance of his hit single That Great Day. (The original track produced by acclaimed producer J.R. for So Hot Productions featured gospel greats Donnie McClurkin and Tye Tribbett and the remix was created by producer Freddy Washington for this event.)
Five-time Dove Award-winning, two-time GRAMMY nominated rap duo GRITS celebrates the successful launch of its new label, Revolution Art. Making its debut on the Christian music scene last fall, Revolution Art has quickly become the buzzword among industry circles.
The guys at Crossover are always keeping it moving. From Fla.vor Fest to S.O.U.LMAG, to recording, to videos, to discipling their church... They are always on their "Hustle". They just delivered Urban D.'s new remix project to the duplicators and to itunes. The project features a brand new remix of the song with new production from Legacy and new lyrics from Urban D, KB, and Legacy. It features other remixes from Legacy and DJ Lopez, plus instrumentals, accapellas and a bonus track with a mini-message and prayer from Urban D. at the end. All this plus a brand new music video featuring Spec and Jabo.
Syntax Records artist Kaboose, has his song "Goin' Outta Control" featuring Royce Da' 5' 9" featured in the Zune Marketplace as a Free download. So if you have a Zune go and download the free song or enjoy this large screenshot of the feature.
The new album from Braille and S1 titled "CloudNineteen" is complete.
This duo first collaborated together on the song "Blessed Man" from Braille's last solo record. During 2008 they stayed in touch and slowly started kicking around ideas of doing a full record together. Once both of their schedules cleared up they started creating new tracks. The chemistry was immediate and "CloudNineteen" was pushed to the forefront.
"Obama Wins!" "Things are Changing!" "Yes, We Can!" / But in God I put my trust,
and not man / Gonna hold onto my God's unchanging hand / As he, as he
leads me along" "Yes We Can" (Tre9)
While the nation is justifiably excited about the inauguration of the first African-American President of the United States, gospel rapper Tre9 cautions that Barack Obama is simply a man not a Messiah.
2009 Holy Hip Hop Awards closed in Prayer by Kurtis Blow Walker on Sunday, January 18, 2009, with the last Ministers of the Gospel closing at 1:45 A.M. (Eastern Daylight Time), closing out a 16 Hour Non-Stop Marathon led by over 100 Holy Hip Hop Ministers of the Gospel, Honorees and Aficionados Raising the Roof in Praise, Honor and Glory for Him through Powerful Beats, Inspirational and Uplifting Lyrics and Dance; Go Ye DJs keeping the FreeStyle Sessions Flowing in the Vendor/Lobby area, combined with Praise & Worship & Altar Call; Saturated Media Presence (BET, TBN/JCTV and Dense Mass Media presence (Radio, Print, Internet Correspondents and Individuals getting pictures, audio and video footage for TV, Magazines, Newspapers, Internet Media and Personal memories).
Da' T.R.U.T.H "Open Book" won the Stellar award for the Rap/Hip Hop Gospel CD of the Year that took place last Saturday. Expect to read a full news release report soon. Here were the nominees for the category:
Rap/Hip Hop Gospel CD of the Year
Da' T.R.U.T.H; Open Book; Cross Movement Records
FLAME; Our World Redeemed; Cross Movement Records
Frontlynaz; Game Over; Frontlynaz, Inc.
Sho Baraka; Turn My Life Up; Reach Records
Trip Lee; 20/20; Reach Records
The themes from the 116 Clique album "13 Letters" are expanded and brought into more depth "13 Letters Curriculum" with 13 video-based lessons all on DVD to help you teach and grow. It's a hip hop survey of the Pauline Epistles brought to life with music, street interviews, and teaching from each artist involved such as Lecrae, Sho Baraka, Trip Lee, Tedashii, Flame, Json, Dillon Chase, and 1-Lyfe.