Artist Bio: Stephen T. King
Stephen Thomas King, (born August 23, 1991), more commonly known as Stephen T. King, is a captivating American Christian/Gospel rap artist, songwriter, minister, and a true ambassador of Christ Jesus. Stephen King is a passionate, Holy Spirit filled gospel artist who promotes the kingdom of God through Christ Jesus by evangelizing (Christian mission work), edifying the love of God in song, rhymes, praise, and worship. Stephen T. King music emphasizes the fact that Gospel rap music should express truth, clearly, and peace which comes from the Most High God and motivating hip-hop fans to return to the Bible.
Gospel Rapper-Stephen King was born in Champaign–Urbana Illinois and was also raised in Battle Creek, Michigan, where his family currently resides. Stephen T. King presently lives and works in New Orleans, Louisiana. In New Orleans, Stephen was invited to be part of the first Christian Rap Cypher in New Orleans history. Stephen King opened up for artist Dee-1’s “Sling Shot David tour” along with Nola’s gospel award artists on the first Christian Rap Cypher such as Favor, Lucky Lou, Casme, and Andy Rebirth.
On Apr 21, 2018, Stephen released his second single as a music video entitled “Superhero” ”off his debut album “No Secrets”. Videos were produced by Dale Scott from the Underground State of Art. This song highlights the notion that Jesus Christ is a superhero as well as a savior. On April 28th, 2018, Stephen T. King released his first full gospel rap album “No Secrets” on the major musical & digital outlets such as iTunes, Spotify, Amazon, Google Play and more. Which featured artists and producers such as Leonard “The Oracle” Woodard, India Favorite, Ter-a, Ricardo “Rico” Ayala, and Corey Cooper.
On May 6, 2018, The “Unbelief” song off his album “No Secrets” was listed on the nationwide scale under the Garvey Magazine top five gospel music playlist chart. The song list included well-known artists such as James Fortune & FIYA, TMAX, and Smokie Norful.
Gospel Rapper Stephen King’s objective in music is to serve, promote and edify peace of God in truth and build people up in the Spirit of Christ. Christ is the way, the truth, and the life.
”He put a new song in my mouth, a song of praise to our God; Many will see and fear and will trust in the Lord”. Psalms 40:3