Black millennial encounters with GOD through the Coloring Book of Chance the Rapper

Millennials are creating spaces beyond traditional communities of faith where they can encounter God on their own terms, spaces like the music of their generation. For many Black Millennials, Hip-hop music represents an alternative space where they can experience God. This article will examine how C...

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Published in:Religious education
Main Author: Mosby, Karen E.
Format: Electronic Article
Language:English
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Published: Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group [2018]
In:Religious education
Year: 2018, Volume: 113, Issue: 3, Pages: 326-338
Online Access: Volltext (Resolving-System)
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Summary:Millennials are creating spaces beyond traditional communities of faith where they can encounter God on their own terms, spaces like the music of their generation. For many Black Millennials, Hip-hop music represents an alternative space where they can experience God. This article will examine how Coloring Book, the 2016 mixtape of Chance the Rapper, a Grammy award-winning Black Millennial Hip-hop artist from Chicago, serves as an alternative space for Black Millennials to encounter God.
ISSN:1547-3201
Contains:Enthalten in: Religious education
Persistent identifiers:DOI: 10.1080/00344087.2018.1455567