I am a lover of hip hop. I fell in love with the music form when I was 10, and I’ve never been the same since. As a child and a teenager, when I wasn’t in class or asleep, I was listening to my favorite rappers. I hung on their every word, and they had a lot to say. Most rappers don’t intend to be teachers, but that doesn’t mean I wasn’t learning. I listened closely to their ideas about the good life—and I liked what I heard. With albums in my CD player such as Get Rich or Die …
Trip Lee is a Christian rap artist. He is a member of Capitol Hill Baptist Church in Washington D.C., where he recently completed a pastoral internship under Mark Dever. He is also the author of the book The Good Life, titled after his most recent album.