Da' T.R.U.T.H., born Emmanuel Lee Lambert Jr. on December 15, 1977, is an American Christian rapper and songwriter. He is known for his thought-provoking lyrics, bold delivery, and commitment to spreading the message of faith and truth through his music. With a career spanning over two decades, Da' T.R.U.T.H. has made a significant impact on the Christian hip-hop genre and has garnered a loyal fan base around the world. Born and raised in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Da' T.R.U.T.H. grew up in a Christian household. His early exposure to gospel music and his personal faith journey greatly influenced his decision to pursue a career in music. Drawing inspiration from artists like Kirk Franklin and Snoop Dogg, he began writing and performing rap songs at a young age. Da' T.R.U.T.H.'s career took off in the early 2000s when he caught the attention of Cross Movement Records, a prominent Christian hip-hop label. In 2004, he released his debut album, "Moment of Truth," which gained critical acclaim for its raw honesty and insightful lyrics. The album showcased his ability to blend biblical truths with contemporary musical styles, making it accessible to a wide audience. Since then, Da' T.R.U.T.H. has released several successful albums, each showcasing his growth as an artist and his commitment to his faith. His discography includes notable albums such as "The Faith," "Open Book," "Love, Hope, War," and "It's Complicated." These albums explore a range of topics, including personal struggles, social justice issues, and the power of redemption. One of Da' T.R.U.T.H.'s most well-known songs is "Why I Do," which was released in 2006. The song expresses his deep passion for using music as a tool to inspire and uplift others. Other popular songs by Da' T.R.U.T.H. include "Hope," "My Story," "Heartbeat," and "J.I.F.E.," all of which have resonated with listeners and have helped solidify his place in the Christian hip-hop scene. Throughout his career, Da' T.R.U.T.H. has received numerous awards and accolades for his music. He has won multiple Stellar Awards, including Rap/Hip-Hop Gospel CD of the Year for his album "The Big Picture" in 2009. He has also been recognized with Dove Awards nominations for his contributions to the Christian music industry. In addition to his music, Da' T.R.U.T.H. is actively involved in ministry and outreach. He frequently participates in conferences, concerts, and events that aim to inspire and empower young people with the message of Jesus Christ. He is known for his engaging stage presence and his ability to connect with audiences on a personal level. Da' T.R.U.T.H. continues to release new music and tour regularly, captivating audiences with his powerful performances and thought-provoking lyrics. His latest album, "Vet," was released in 2019 and showcases his maturity and growth as an artist. The album reflects on his journey in the music industry and the lessons he has learned along the way. With his unique blend of faith, talent, and dedication, Da' T.R.U.T.H. has become a significant figure in the Christian hip-hop community. His music has touched the lives of many, offering hope, encouragement, and a fresh perspective on faith. As he continues to evolve as an artist, Da' T.R.U.T.H. remains committed to using his platform to inspire and uplift others. Sources: - Wikipedia: Da' T.R.U.T.H. (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Da%27_T.R.U.T.H.) - NewReleaseToday: Da' T.R.U.T.H. (https://www.newreleasetoday.com/artistdetail.php?artist_id=50) - AllMusic: Da' T.R.U.T.H. (https://www.allmusic.com/artist/da-truth-mn0000612838) - RateYourMusic: Da' T.R.U.T.H. (https://rateyourmusic.com/artist/da_t_r_u_t_h_) - AllMusic: Da' T.R.U.T.H. Biography (https://www.allmusic.com/artist/da-truth-mn0000612838/biography)
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