4 days ago | Hip-Hop
And thanks to rappers like Kid Cudi, Chance the Rapper, Ill Camille, Big Sean and Isaiah Rashad, mental health is becoming less of a taboo subject in the black community.
19 days ago | Christian Music
The Chicago rapper's Grammy wins and mainstream success have many in the Christian hip-hop scene feeling jealous — and doing some soul-searching.
2 months ago | Hip-Hop
The title of the rapper/singer's latest album, "Good Sinner," may seem like a dig at the Christian hip-hop scene he came up in. But it's more complicated than that.
1 year ago | R&B
Inglewood’s Sir Darryl Farris didn’t choose music. Music chose him. The singer, songwriter, producer and engineer, know professionally as SiR, has worked with Anita Baker, Jill Scott, Robert Glasper and Tyrese — even though he didn't start taking ...
3 years ago | Christian Music
Compton-raised artist Justified could be called a Christian rapper, but he grew up on Ice Cube and Tupac. Now living in Victorville, the 35-year-old emcee has released thirteen independent albums, containing tracks that va...
3 years ago
Twenty years ago, Dax Reynosa founded Tunnel Rats, a 13-member Christian rap collective based out of Whittier. The group featured minimalist boom-bap styles, lush, jazzy compositions, and scratch-laden music you could breakdance to. The album for ...