Faith, Politics, and Music: Bryson Gray’s Call to Action for Christians

We’ve got a special spiritual detox interview on this episode of Da Fixx. Bryson Gray, a vocal and often controversial figure known for his unapologetic Christian perspective is chopping it up with DJ Focus. Bryson opens up about his journey from secular music to Christian hip hop, his working with mainstream artists, his faith journey and his views on the current state of the CHH.

The Source of Bryson’s Boldness

Upbringing and Family Background

Bryson attributes his outspoken nature to his upbringing and family background. He has always been unfiltered and felt a calling to speak out on important matters, especially those related to the Bible. This boldness is not just a personality trait but a deeply ingrained part of his identity.

Actionable Advice:

  • Embrace Your Background: Your upbringing and personal experiences shape who you are. Embrace them and let them guide your voice.
  • Stay True to Your Beliefs: Whether in music or any other field, staying true to your core beliefs will help you stand out and make a genuine impact.

Bryson’s Faith Journey

Transition from Secular to Christian Music

Bryson’s transition from making secular music to embracing Christianity was a pivotal moment in his life. Reading the Bible had a profound impact on him, leading to significant lifestyle changes, including giving up certain behaviors and habits.

Actionable Advice:

  • Let Your Faith Guide You: If you feel a calling, don’t be afraid to make significant changes in your life. Your faith can be a powerful guide.
  • Be Open to Transformation: Personal growth often requires letting go of old habits and embracing new ones that align with your values.

Interactions with Secular Artists

Bryson’s interactions with secular artists, including Kanye West, have been both enlightening and challenging. He shared scriptures with Kanye and worked on music together, but he expressed disappointment with the final direction of Kanye’s music.

Actionable Advice:

  • Engage with Others Respectfully: Sharing your beliefs with others can be impactful, but it’s important to do so respectfully and thoughtfully.
  • Stand Firm in Your Values: Even when working with others, don’t compromise your core values. It’s okay to express disappointment if things don’t align with your beliefs.

The State of Christian Hip Hop in 2024

Diversity and Growth

Bryson sees the Christian hip hop genre as diverse and evolving. He notes that the market share of rap music with profanity has decreased, indicating a shift in audience preferences. This presents an opportunity for Christian hip hop to expand its reach and impact.

Actionable Advice:

  • Embrace Diversity: The genre is growing and evolving, so be open to different styles and approaches within Christian hip hop.
  • Seize Opportunities: With changing audience preferences, now is a great time to expand your reach and impact within the genre.

Genuine Connections

Bryson emphasizes the importance of genuine connections over fake friendships for the sake of collaborations. He prefers to work with people who share his values and vision.

Actionable Advice:

  • Build Authentic Relationships: Focus on building genuine connections with others in the industry. Authenticity will always resonate more than superficial relationships.
  • Collaborate with Like-Minded Individuals: Seek out collaborations with artists who share your values and vision for a more impactful partnership.
Bryson Gray in front of church with rainbow flag and a promise not pride t-shirt (faith)

Addressing Controversial Topics

Support for Dee-1

Bryson expresses his support for Dee-1, another Christian rapper who has been vocal about the impact of negative music on the youth. He admires Dee-1’s willingness to address sensitive topics and sees it as a positive step for the Christian rap community.

Actionable Advice:

  • Be Bold in Your Messaging: Don’t shy away from addressing controversial or sensitive topics if they align with your values.
  • Support Like-Minded Artists: Show support for other artists who are making a positive impact. Together, you can amplify your message.

Bryson’s Passion for Firearms and Self-Defense

Preparedness and Protection

Bryson’s passion for firearms and self-defense is another aspect of his bold personality. He emphasizes the importance of being prepared for any situation and asserts his right to protect himself.

Actionable Advice:

  • Be Prepared: Whether it’s self-defense or another aspect of your life, being prepared is crucial.
  • Know Your Rights: Understand and assert your rights, but always do so responsibly and within the law.
Bryson Gray make America godly again hat (faith)

Upcoming Projects and Future Plans

“Bryson the Demon Slayer” and Self-Produced Film

Bryson is excited about his upcoming album, “Bryson the Demon Slayer,” and a self-produced film. He emphasizes the collaborative nature of these projects, featuring several guest artists.

Actionable Advice:

  • Embrace Collaboration: Working with others can bring new perspectives and strengths to your projects.
  • Stay Excited About Your Work: Passion and excitement are contagious. Let your enthusiasm for your projects shine through.

Political Awareness

Bryson acknowledges the significance of being aware of political developments as a Christian. He stresses the impact of political decisions on the Christian community and encourages others to consider the alignment of political candidates with their faith.

Actionable Advice:

  • Stay Informed: Keep up with political developments and understand how they impact your community.
  • Vote with Your Values: Consider how political candidates align with your faith and values when making voting decisions.
Bryson Gray Make America Straight Again hoodie


Bryson Gray’s boldness, authenticity, and commitment to his values are inspiring. By embracing your background, staying true to your beliefs, building genuine connections, and being prepared, you can make a meaningful impact in no matter what the career.

For updates on Bryson’s work, follow him on social media at brysoncreates. Until next time stay blessed and stay focused.

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Boldness in Addressing Controversial Topics (00:00:49) Bryson’s boldness in addressing controversial topics and where it stems from.

Faith Journey and Personal Transformation (00:02:30) Bryson’s faith journey, personal transformation, and his shift towards living in accordance with the Bible.

Interactions with Secular Artists (00:05:50) Bryson’s interactions with secular artists, including his work with Kanye West and the impact of his Christian beliefs on those interactions.

State of Christian Hip Hop in 2024 (00:13:59) Bryson’s thoughts on the current state of Christian hip hop in 2024.

The state of Christian hip hop (00:14:22) Bryson Gray discusses the current state and evolution of the Christian hip hop community, addressing its authenticity and potential growth.

Dee-1’s call-out of secular artists (00:16:27) Bryson Gray expresses his support for Dee-1’s boldness in calling out secular artists for promoting negative music and the impact on the youth.

Upcoming album and film (00:19:16) Bryson Gray announces the release of his album “Bryson the Demon Slayer” and an accompanying independent film, sharing details about the project.

Faith and politics (00:21:02) Bryson Gray shares his perspective on the importance of Christians being aware of political issues and how faith should influence political engagement.

Tour plans and social media (00:24:04) Bryson Gray discusses his desire to go on tour and shares his social media handles for connecting with his audience.