Rapping for Jesus: Religious hip-hop isn’t quite what you think – News – Wicked Local – Boston, MA

Across America, a number of artists are putting the beat back in the Beatitudes.

To the average person, the idea of Christian hip-hop registers somewhere between Crocs sandals and minivans on the scale of “super lame things for white people.”

A person who has never listened to the genre might imagine it to be preachy, overly evangelizing and a little corny. As with most things, however, expectation and reality are two different things.

Source: Rapping for Jesus: Religious hip-hop isn’t quite what you think – News – Wicked Local – Boston, MA