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Music News and the Bible discusses all genres of music, artists and their performances, from a Biblical perspective. Our goal is to help Christians think rightly about their music choices and the artist they love and listen to.

Music News and the Bible discusses all genres of music, artists and their performances, from a Biblical perspective. Our goal is to help Christians think rightly about their music choices and the artist they love and listen to.
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Music News and the Bible discusses all genres of music, artists and their performances, from a Biblical perspective. Our goal is to help Christians think rightly about their music choices and the artist they love and listen to.






Pastor Creflo Dollar says the Church should thank Snoop for his gospel album

While some of the Christian audience has accepted Snoop Dogg's recent gospel album, many have backlashed with rejection and suspicion. Encamped with the former, and upset with the latter, Rev. Creflo Dollar has jumped to Snoop Dogg's defense in a recent sermon. Rev Dollar called for a shift of focus on grace instead of sin. The sermon critiqued judgmental Christians who have forgotten the thief on the cross and even the Apostle Paul who was once a persecutor. Rev. Dollar brought up many...


DMX is fine $2.3 million and one year in prison for tax evasion

DMX was recently sentenced to 365 days in prison for tax evasion. Now, a judge has ordered the “X Gon’ Give It To Ya” rapper to pay $2.3 million in restitution to the IRS. As reported by TMZ, the judge is allowing X — real name Earl Simmons — to pay the exorbitant amount in monthly installments. Two months after his release from prison, he will have to pay 10 percent of his gross monthly income every month until it’s paid off. In addition, X must participate in an outpatient substance...


Snoop makes an album with Fred Hammond Tye Tribbett Mary Mary The Clark Sisters and many other gospel artist

Bible of Love is the 16th album and first-ever gospel project from legendary, award-winning artist and icon, Snoop Dogg, whose career spans more than 25 years. The album is also the first release from All The Time Entertainment, a label which Snoop launched to provide more opportunities for gospel music artists. Bible of Love features Snoop and individual performances from a diverse array of acclaimed artists spanning multiple generations. Snoop feels there is a need for people to be...


What can the church learn from Drake giving away a million dollars?

Drake released a surprise two-song EP that featured the track "God's Plan." Shortly thereafter the Toronto rapper was spotted in different parts of Florida providing charitable support to locals in the area. As it turns out, Drake was filming those moments to be the epicenter of the visual for the track. The near $1 million budget for the video was used to help those in need. Drake paid for all the groceries of patron in the supermarket, gave scholarship money to a high school student,...


Music artist react to last week 's school shooting in Florida

Nikolas Cruz, the troubled 19-year-old who has been charged with the premeditated murder of 17 people at his former high school in Parkland, Florida, told authorities that "demons" gave him instructions on how to commit one of the deadliest mass shootings in U.S. history. Investigators told ABC News that Cruz said he heard voices in his head described as demons as he gunned down his victims Wednesday at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School which he had attended from Jan. 13, 2016, to Feb....


Quincy Jones Insults Taylor Swift and Her Music

Quincy Jones, music mogul and legend in the entertainment industry, has maintained steady fame for nearly six decades. And it no wonder he’s continually in the spotlight. Jones’ list of accomplishments is miles long. From the production of Michael Jackson’s top three albums, to the production of The Color Purple, to the score for The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, Jones continues to stay contemporary and relevant in music and Hollywood. But these days Jones is in the news again, not for what...


Christian singer remakes Taylor Swift song to reach the world

Beckah Shae, a Christian music artist, with a heart for the younger generation, and a songstress with her own original hits, also remakes popular secular songs that young folks are listening to... Shae has redone songs like Taylor Swift's Look What You Made Me Do and Ed Sheeran's Shape of You, with lyrics about the Lord, the truth of the Bible, the wicked works of our Adversary, etc. Most recently she has taken Havana by Camilla Cabello and turned it into Hosanna. Shae’s cover songs are...


Music producer Timberland almost destroyed his career by his addiction to pain pills

Legendary producer Timberland has opened up about his struggles with addiction, revealing he nearly suffered a near-death overdose. Speaking to Rolling Stone, the artist born Timothy Mosey revealed that he began taking OxyContin in his 30s to help with nerve issues stemming from a gunshot wound suffered as a teenager. As his usage became rampant, his chart success declined, and marriage collapsed, leading him to struggle with a cycle of depression and addiction. Timberland said he survived...


Jordin Sparks Has A New Life For The New Year

Jordin Sparks, the famed 2007 winner of American Idol, is heading into 2018 with a lot of new things going on. The popular singer-actress recently announced a secret elopement and marriage, and also a baby on the way. As if those big surprises weren’t enough, in an emotionally moving Youtube video, Sparks also had other news to share: the testimony of her Christian conversion. How beautiful it was to hear of her new life in Christ! In this episode of Music News and the Bible, Troy shares...


A Biblical Response to Sexual Harassment Part 2

In this second follow-up episode, Troy’s wife, Adrienne, his twin brother, Sean, and Sean’s wife, Deborah return to the show for another panel discussion on sexual harassment. A listener’s email starts off the show as a springboard to discuss not only sexual harassment within the culture at large, but also within the church. The team analyzes the harmful attitudes that have crept into the church, the lack of holiness, the prevalence of youngsters in leadership and much more. Troy, Sean,...


Russell Simmons steps down after sexual assault accusation

Russell Simmons is stepping down from his companies in the wake of an accusation of harassment and sexual assault. Simmons, the founder of hip-hop music label Def Jam Recordings and CEO of Rush Communications, released a statement on Thursday after screenwriter Jenny Lumet accused him of forcing her to have sex with him in 1991. She detailed the encounter in a guest column published by The Hollywood Reporter on Thursday. "I have been informed with great anguish of Jenny Lumet's...


Rerecorded Tyrese Gibson Is Crying Over Having To Pay $13,000 A Month In Child Support

Tyrese Gibson is thanking his wife Samantha Lee Gibson for her support during his contentious battle with ex-wife Norma Mitchell Gibson over custody of their 10-year-old daughter, Shayla. The 38-year-old actor posted a loving message to Samantha on Instagram Saturday, days after The Blast reported that the Los Angeles County Department of Children and Family Services had closed their investigation in Tyrese’s alleged beating of Shalya and would not be seeking any criminal charges against...


When Jesus Spoke Of The Prodigal Son, Did He Mean Little Richard ?

In his first interview in several years, rock 'n' roll legend Little Richard, who has described himself as both "omnisexual" and "gay" in the past, says he's dedicating his final years to living holy "like Jesus" and insisted men should live as men, and women should live as women, the way God intended."Give everything you've got to Jesus and you'll feel oh, so much better," Richard, 84, told Danny Shelton of Three Angels Broadcast Network in an interview Richard, who is known for songs...


Was There Anything True In Eminem’s Rap About the President

In our last episode, we spoke about Eminem and his ungodly rap about the president. Many spoke about how much they were blessed by the information that was shared. One individual named Zachary commented Maybe I am hearing this wrong, but it sure sounds like the host on this podcast is saying Christians are to always submit to the governing authorities (government)? So in today's show we're going to ask a question when should a Christian resist someone in authority. The three things we will...


Re recorded What would Jesus say about the mass shooting at the country music festival

Sixty-four-year-old Stephen Paddock opened fire on a country music festival in Las Vegas Sunday night, murdering at least 59 people and wounding over 527 others before reportedly killing himself. In this episode we will look at Luke chapter 13 + 1 - 5 and give five things that we are God's people should Ponder when tragedies like this occur. One the cause of concern two the cruelty 3 catastrophe 4 the command and lastly the consequences.


Eminem's rebellious rap depicks our nation's view of Gods's authority

In a freestyle rap launched on Tuesday night, Eminem attacked U.S. President Donald Trump for the kind of leadership he has exuded since elected into office. The pre-recorded four-minute clip was played at this year's BET Hip-Hop Awards. Eminem lashed out at Trump in an expletive-filled freestyle rap, wherein he even called the commander-in-chief a "racist 94-year-old grandpa." "What we got in office now is a kamikaze that'll probably cause a nuclear holocaust and while the drama pops, and...


Waiting On God When Nothing Makes Sense

If you have ever been discouraged while waiting on God to fulfill a particular promise in your life .whether you are praying for a child, waiting on a mate, or some other tribulation you may be facing. You need to hear this sermon preached by brother Troy. Troy was at a church in Delaware a week ago. Individuals that attended where encourage by the word.. If you have ever been waiting on God to do something in your life you need to hear this.


Shai Linne says the glory of God has departed from Christian rap.

Shai Linne was on the Wade O radio show and discussed his new album and the changes that have taken place in the Christian hip-hop world since 2012. The record is called Still Jesus “The main point of Still Jesus is simple: We live in turbulent times, where things seem to shift more and more quickly. With all the changes of the past few years in society, the Church, and Christian Hip-hop, Jesus Christ hasn't changed. Hebrews 13:8- ‘Jesus Christ is the same yesterday and today and forever.’...


DoubleEdge responds To Fred Hammond Collaborating With Snoop

Fred Hammond recently recorded a song with Snoop Dogg for snoops last album and received lots of criticism for doing so. After woods Fred went on Facebook live and indicated that he did not think it was wrong to record with unbelievers and that when the Bible speaks about coming out from among them and being separate, it has nothing to do with praising God with unbelievers but it spoke of separating ourselves from paganism and idolatry , which was practiced in the times of Paul when the...


A word from the Lord for Katy Perry and Crystal Lewis

Katy Perry recently revealed that she feels judged by the church and wished people would tell her "come just as you are," as her favorite worship song says. The "Firework" singer launched a marathon weekend of livestream events starting last Friday with the release her new album, Witness. Sharing her life with the public for three days, Perry is seen doing yoga, hosting dinner parties, sleeping, cooking, applying makeup and singing. In another video released, Perry was recorded sleeping...


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