Major rappers like Grammy-winner Chance the Rapper and Kendrick Lamar are now rhyming about Jesus. So are groups like indie-rockers Saintseneca and the post-punk Protomartyr. So are singer-songwriters like Sufjan Stevens.
Marc Barnes says that “every genre of music is undergoing a religious revival.” But music critics don’t know what to do with it.
I am way out of touch with what is going on in contemporary music. Those of you who follow it, is there really, as Barnes says, a “spiritual revolution that has already changed the face of contemporary music”?
Read what Barnes says about this after the jump.
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