Blake Young: A Rapper with a Story of Hope - Hope 103.2

Blake Young: A Rapper with a Story of Hope

Blake's testimony and music ministers to countless people who resonate with his struggle and journey towards hope.

By Joni BoydSaturday 2 Dec 2023WeekendsMusicReading Time: 2 minutes

Warning: This article contains mentions of drugs, alcohol and suicide. If you or someone you love needs help, call Lifeline on 13 11 14.

Blake Young found himself entangled in a web of rebellion, seeking solace in unhealthy relationships and dangerous lifestyles. Ultimately, his longing for affirmation and acceptance led him down a path of self-destruction.

Blake chatted with Hope 103.2’s Yvette McDonnell about his journey to God and how music has been an important part of his rehabilitation.

Partnering with Youth Alive has enabled Blake to share his testimony, ministering to countless individuals who resonated with his struggle and journey towards hope. Through their school tours, Blake and his team sow seeds of hope and love, witnessing countless young lives transformed.

Listen to Blake’s full interview in the player above.

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Feature image: Artist’s Instagram