The ‘Jesus Walk’ rap idol, Kanye West reported that, he almost quit rap. Why? Well because, rap is the devil’s music, says West. These claims were made by his pastor Adam Tyson who revealed this to the Christian Channel Apologia during an interview.
“One time, he told me that he wasn’t going to rap, I said, why not?, Kanye replied saying “That’s the devil’s music. I said, hey man, rap is a genre, you can That’s the devil’s music. I said, rap for God,” says pastor Tyson.
Kanye West has had a complex view of religion in the past. This can be seen through his lyrics where he once likened himself as ‘God’. Going back in 2013 where he said ‘I am a God’ is a proof of his hallowed beliefs. It is so surprising how the ball changed all of a sudden early this year after failing to release his album titled Yandhi in November 2018. This was the beginning of his journey to Christendom.
Kanye West made this remark after accepting Christianity and begin going to church in May this year at the Placerita Bible Church in Newhall, California.
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Kanye West felt like he was deceived by the devil, that led him followed riches without thinking the consequences. If not because he was saved by Jesus Christ, he would’ve been in bondage with the devil.
“The guilt of sin brought him down low,” he continued. “He would say the devil basically brought him to a place where he just felt like he was in bondage to his sin. So he said, ‘I got delivered.”
‘About five weeks ago, Kanye said, I got radically saved,’ Tyson said. “He just started telling me a little about his testimony
Since his transition, he shifted his music into gospel rap. His new hip hop album is yet to be releasing this Friday 25 October along with IMAX film.