"Hip-hop is an expression of what is dearest to you," says Christian rapper KB. "It's coming from who I love. And who I love is Jesus."
The religious artist's passion was rewarded earlier this month when his most recent EP, "100," became a minor crossover success -- in part because of a special promotion that involved free devotions for fans through the YouVersion Bible app. 100 went on to hit No. 1 on Billboard's Christian Albums chart, No. 4 on Rap Albums and No. 22 on the Billboard 200, selling more than 14,000 the first week, according to Nielsen SoundScan.
This episode we explore the history of Modern Christian Music! Join us as we blast hits from the past, and the best NEW Christian music!
This episode includes music from: Amy Grant, Thousand Foot Krutch, Petra, Canon, Tesashii, Family Force 5, Chris Tomlin, The Newsboys, Ed Kowalcyzk,Rascal Flats, Kerry Livgren and many more!
Clip : Lecrae chats about how he stays focused and keeps making music. Season 2013 (10/18/2013)
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