Art, architecture, and music are reflections of the culture from which they spring. If that culture is healthy- that is, if it is God honoring and appreciates order and beauty- that culture’s arts will naturally express these qualities.
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This is a group whose right-winged lyrical leanings inspired a few of my cultural commentaries and are set to make a big comeback later this year.
What is wrong with people that tolerate the likes of Madonna, who incites a people through her words to “Blow up the White House” yet, go unpunished? Where was the FBI?
All good things come from God. If you’re like me you understand and appreciate the healing power of music. In particular, the music that sheds a little light on the plight of man and the power of God.
They are sold out and were never right at all. They are those who claim to be of the faith. Yet they dread to be labeled and know not their place. They may allude to Christ every other song, but they fail to even utter His Name.
“We live in America. That’s our entire culture. Our culture is a blend. It isn’t split up into groups. Anyone who says otherwise is a fool – worse than a fool – a dangerous fool.” ~ Daryl Hall
Nevertheless, as a writer, producer, multi-instrumentalist, performer, innovator, cross-musical-style virtuoso, impresario and champion for the artist and the art in an often corrupt industry, Prince may have no living peer.
I’m a little fuzzy on specifics, but one day after musical icon Prince’s sudden death, Fox News’ Megyn Kelly reported he was garnering more internet attention than had Michael Jackson following his 2009 passing.