The year 2017 is gradually coming to an end and it has really been a great one for rappers in Nigeria with each of them stepping up their games and dishing out awesome songs. We’ll be checking some of the best songs so far in 2017.
Number 10 on this list is the Company of disciples (C.O.D) which comprises of wordy, FiF and twain teams up together on this Blackmagic *repete” beat to express and show how God has been so good to them.
Each artist shows their diverse skills on this song with twain blending it up with his awesome singing skills.
Next on the list is the rap evangelist “Tru South” with By The Spirit which is a fast-tempo song which talks about the power in the name of Jesus and also ensuring us of the victory we have in Jesus and testimonies overflowing by believing in him.
Produced by Crix-B.
Next is Hassel with fire in my bones. After releasing the cover to “Tye Tribbett’s What Can I Do” and risen king, the rapper comes up again with this new tune where he talks about the authority we possess as believers in Christ Jesus and also states the mission we’ve been called into.
Next on the list is Limoblaze with Jekotan (let it shine) from the album blind which he released in the year 2016. On this track, he teams up with rapper/singer LC Beats. Limoblaze as always brings versatility and awesome delivery on this LC beats produced track and mixed by Limoblaze.
Number six on the list is Nolly, (SOTMH) and on this song, he talks and proclaims of him being a blessed somebody. In Nolly’s words, “Being a Blessed Somebody is not all about the material things you acquire, it’s more about what you give, we are blessed to be a blessing”.
The “awaOtushOh” crooner comes up strong this year with this solemn dance tune titled Womina (Look at me) after leaving the music scene for a while. He comes back strong with this relaxed groovy beat and easy to relate lyrics.
Produced by Tesla. Mixed and mastered by Okey Sokay.
After the release of hit tracks like 9:11 and Opa Ase, JIL nation’s kid on the block arrives this year with a new hip-hop tune that gets one in deep thoughts.
On this song, he addresses a lot of issues faced by a lot of us these days. This song was mixed by Limoblaze.
From the identity album which Provabs, now AMI released late January 2017, we have the identity track itself in which he features Plice who also doubles as the producer.
On this track, he talks about how we as humans are already losing our calling and putting up funny identities.
After the release of Oluwa Loga Mi(OLM) earlier this year. Boomsha AKA ” Rhapsody” comes out with this banging tune that talks about the state of Christian hip-hop in Nigeria today.
On the song, he says “I made a vow never to attend the experience until I see a Christan rapper up in that stadium“.
Arranged and mixed by T-beiz for Dakdak studios.
Off the God and God alone (GAGA) album Vol.1 that was released in 2016. Lc beats dropped GAGA, Yoruba Cypher which features various CHH artistes dropping hot bars.
The song is one with great energy and depth and also groovy like LC beats who produced it. Produced and mixed by LC beats.
Those are the top 10 Christian rap songs so far in 2017, let us know your views and thoughts about it and place in the comment section your responses on what song ought to make it to the top 10.
List compiled by Adenusi Olusola
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