JesusFreak20: Colored People

Classic song and the times surrounding it


JesusFreak20 is a commemorative series dedicated to the 20th anniversary of the groundbreaking Jesus Freak record. For the next few months, we will be looking at individual songs from that record. First and foremost, we will be looking at the song Colored People.


Has it really been 20 years? Thats what they tell me. DC Talk’s penultimate album, (and I hope I am wrong about that but as things stand thats what it is) Jesus Freak, released to the masses and forever changed the landscape of what was accepted in the Christian music industry and how outsiders viewed Christian artists. Here at Decent Christian Talk we will be looking at various songs off of this album over the remainder of this year and discussing their impact on culture, Christianity and music.

The 90s will have to go down as one of the oddest time periods to have been…

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