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10 ONES TO WATCH UKCHH ARTISTS IN 2018

10 Ones To Watch UKCR Artists in 2018

2017 is firmly done, the extra Christmas weight is being worked off, GYM goals, the year feels natural and no longer putting 2017 when writing the date.

So going on last year and our exposure to the scene in the UK via research, shows, submissions and releases we’ve put together a, by no way exhaustive list of 10 UK Christian Rappers to look out for in 2018. Some you may have never heard of, some who will probably be more recognised to the ear, but all are on this list for different reasons.

KARL NOVA RELEASES TRACK ‘THANKFUL’ FROM NEW ALBUM

New to YouTube (released just 2 weeks ago!) from the album For Such A Time As This – this stunning piece of videography for Thankful by Karl Nova makes for the perfect winter viewing.

The juxtaposition of a bustling, busy London City at night B roll (with all the lights) with the piano heavy  backing track is BEAUTIFUL! The video will cause you to think of all God has done for you. Some moments display excellent editing skills and will be a delight to your eyes. Cutting to the artist looking out creates intimacy and a sense of  journey. Much effort has gone into the production of this video and it shows.

WHY RAPPER MARK JOHNES WANTS TO MIX JAZZ WITH RAP!

Why rapper Mark Johnes wants to mix Jazz with Rap!
Why rapper Mark Johnes wants to mix Jazz with Rap!

A Christian rapper/artist you may not have heard of is Mark Johnes. – Zimbabwean born and bred turned Londoner who ensures his faith is the foundation of the unique music he makes.

“I just want to help others” Mark began, “by helping the experience hope, life, empowerment and  comfort. Music allows me to focus on what’s really important and to realign the fact that God is in control.”