#MusicSermon’s first two group-curated congregational playlists were created for this time. In early 2018, a half-joking Twitter convo that the administration was going to lead us into uncertain doom led to the creation of two playlists — really one playlist in two parts.
Kirk Franklin is the Minister of Music for the hip-hop generation (and the best hype man across any genre with the exception of Spliff Star). His music was groundbreaking — and sometimes scandalous — and changed the relationship between gospel and secular music forever. For Vibe, I wrote about how Kirk Franklin changed gospel music (and the gospel musicContinue reading “The Hip-Hop Generation’s Minister of Music”