The Origins of the Genre
Later, rock singers often associated their music with mysticism, the occult, and devil worship, using more rebellious imagery. Many metal artists and rockers were involved in scandals and drank and used drugs too much, which made things worse and made people dislike rock music even more.
Christian Rock Bands
The number of bands that teach Christianity through their music is extensive and growing every year. The following popular bands are worth mentioning:Skillet was formed in 1996 in Memphis, Tennessee. The band has been nominated for Best Rock Gospel Album more than once during their long career. Red is an American rock band that has risen to prominence among Christian music groups. It is fascinating that these men started their career singing Christian songs. Formed in 2004 P.O.D. is one of the few groups that plays Christian rapcore, emphasizing recitative and combining it with powerful riffs and percussion blasts. The band has received numerous Grammy Award nominations. The band’s name is derived from the phrase “Payable on Death,” which they identify with Jesus, who atoned for the sins of all people.