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Love Hip Hop? Check Out These Five Christian Rap Artists!


Do you love hip hop but aren’t a fan of contemporary Christian music? Well, how about mixing your genre of choice with your love for Christ? With so many different types of Christian music available, you still can listen to music that glorifies God and matches your tastes!

Christian hip hop is making its name not only in the Christian music industry, but also in the secular. Lecrae’s newest album “Gravity,” released this year, debuted at No. 3 on Billboard’s Top 200 charts!

If you’re not familiar with Christian hip hop artists, check out the following five and enjoy!

Lecrae–“Just Like You” (“Rehab,” released 2011)

Recent album: “Gravity,” 2012

Flame–“Joyful Noise” featuring Lecrae and John Reilly (“Our World Redeemed,” released 2008)

Recent album: “The 6th,” 2012

Tedashii–“Need It Daily” featuring PRo (“Blacklight,” released 2011)

Recent album: solo: “Blacklight,” 2011; with 116 Clique: “Man Up,” 2011

Trip Lee–“Fallin'” featuring J. Paul (“The Good Life,” released 2012)

Recent album: “The Good Life,” 2012

J’son–“It’s Alright” featuring Mikeschair (“Growing Pains,” released 2012)

Recent album: “Growing Pains,” 2012

So, hip hop fans who love Christ! What did you think of the artists featured? Do you know of other good Christian hip hop artists?

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  1. ChristianGirlForever

    Posted by ChristianGirlForever on November 18, 2012 at 14:57

    I love the song Joyful Noise by Lecrea and Flame!!

  2. sarafina218

    Posted by sarafina218 on November 16, 2012 at 04:56

    Go Lecrae!

  3. Paris

    Posted by Paris on November 16, 2012 at 00:27

    I love all these artists! I see them on Uplifting Urban on the Gmc channel often! They are SO talented!

  4. Project Inspired

    Posted by Simba1027 on November 15, 2012 at 20:44

    My favorite is Manafest!

  5. olburrows

    Posted by olburrows on November 15, 2012 at 14:17

    Those songs were excellent! The last one was encouraging, and I love how it combined two styles of music! I would say Andy Mineo is a great Christian rapper!

  6. centrilove

    Posted by centrilove on November 15, 2012 at 12:38

    Love LECRAE!

  7. NinaMarie013011

    Posted by NinaMarie013011 on November 15, 2012 at 11:08

    Andy Mineo is the best christian rapper. no joke. Listen to him and KB.

  8. Project Inspired

    Posted by nikkigantlin on November 15, 2012 at 07:39

    Lecrae and Trip Lee are both great christian rappers, I love their music!

  9. Annabanana

    Posted by Annabanana on November 15, 2012 at 07:33

    I LOVE Lecrae! And Group 1 Crew…. And KJ-52… And the list could go on! But Group 1 Crew is my fav 🙂

  10. laceylove

    Posted by laceylove on November 15, 2012 at 07:10

    *cough* Tobymac *cough*

  11. Project Inspired

    Posted by lovesick warrior on November 14, 2012 at 20:23

    i love rap music . and i love christian rap music. i thin k that it is amazing that they r now remixing some of the rap music that is donee by lil wayen and others

  12. Project Inspired

    Posted by ErinRichardson on November 14, 2012 at 17:42

    I didn’t know about a few of those other artist, they are all really great. I really love Lecrae, his music is amazing! If you girls are fans of christian rap defiantly check out his album Gravity! You wont regret it 😉 When I first got the album of iTunes I think I listened to it for like a whole month straight non-stop lol 🙂

    • GracieLB

      Posted by GracieLB on November 14, 2012 at 20:54

      I love “Gravity”. I think it is an AMAZING album and I don’t normally listen to rap. I never do except for Lecrae. This album is absolutely great! Each song is really good.

  13. Project Inspired

    Posted by Journalistlove on November 14, 2012 at 16:21

    You forgot B. Reith….(ahheemm). Lol. 🙂

  14. PolkaDot

    Posted by PolkaDot on November 14, 2012 at 15:30

    I saw Flame live on time.

  15. jessicarose

    Posted by jessicarose on November 14, 2012 at 13:51

    I love Lecrae! and Flame and Tedashi and Propanganda! Christian rap music is so GOOOD!

  16. leahgrace99

    Posted by leahgrace99 on November 14, 2012 at 13:29

    Oh my gosh!!!! I love christian rap and. I love love love love love Lecrae!!!!!!