On Stage: Christian Rap At Rap Fest09:25


"On Stage" is our weekly look at what's happening on the boards across the country, from comedy shows to poetry slams to music festivals.

Today, we turn now to Rap Fest, a Christian rap outreach festival tomorrow in the Bronx in Vidalia Park. This is its 21st year.

Co-founder Bert Bocachica joins Here & Now's Robin Young to talk about the festival.

Songs In This Segment

  • Heesun Lee, "I Break Stereotypes" featuring MC Jin
  • Righteouz Knight, "Spiritual Warfare"
  • K-Drama, "FWD"


  • Bert Bocachica, rap artist and co-founder of Rap Fest. He tweets @rapfestradio.

This segment aired on August 8, 2014.

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