Three studio releases in and KB is at his creative zenith. For years, the Tampa native has beensomething of an outlier in hip-hop, firmly placing a thumb print on the game while invoking the power ofspiritual conviction. In 2014, the track “100” from the EP of the same name, took home the Dove Award for Rap/Hip-Hop Song of theYear. His last LP, 2015’s Tomorrow We Live, garnered both critical and commercial acclaim,earning a Stellar Award nomination for Rap/Hip-Hop Gospel CD of the Year and debuting on the Billboardcharts as the No.1 Christian Album and the No. 4 Rap Album overall.
With the world in a social and political frenzy—KB is redefining what rebellion truly means.“To me, resistance carries with it a certain posture,” KB says. “The only way to deal with an unfree worldis to become so absolutely free that your very existence is an act of rebellion.”This kind of clarity is what makes KB such a necessary voice for today, a vessel to be pouredout for this generation.