If you love Christian Hip-Hop I’d love to introduce you to an artist that I recently came across named Reconcile. I love how he spreads the gospel in a way that is authentic to him.
Reconcile aka Ronnie Lillard, not only challenges our views on faith and race in America but he also is an advocate for social justice, youth mentoring, and prison reform. The artist by night… activist by day spends his time away front the microphone developing programming for the Department of Juvenile Justice as well as mentoring incarcerated youth in Miami-Dade County. Using his music and message in an effort to change lives, build communities and stop violence. Reconcile holds a degree from Rice University in which he triple-majored while his time as a student-athlete.
Reconcile’s music carries the weight of his convictions, in his latest release “Streets Don’t Love You.” Reconcile delivers a piercing yet hopeful view of the ongoing inner-city epidemic of America. With sobering and honest lyrics that point towards a consistent theme of a Hope & Jesus; Reconcile both affirms and challenges all of us. The mixtape that has been deemed an instant classic by his constituents debuted #12 on iTunes hip-hop charts and continues to make waves climbing to more that 3 million streams, making Reconcile an artist on the rise! Reconcile is gearing up for a exciting 2019 as his loyal following awaits his much anticipated release of “Streets Don’t Love You 2”.
Streets Don’t Love You (The Documentary)
RECONCILE – Unconditional
The Full Album – Playlist
As always, thanks for reading! Let me know what you thought of the album in the comments.
Here is a sermon that I heard the other day that I thought fit with this article titled, “YOU ARE ENOUGH”.