2014 Schedule
Interactive: March 7–11  •  Film: March 7–15  •  Music: March 11–16

Da Truth


Philadelphia’s Emanuel Lee Lambert, Jr. a/k/a Da’ T.R.U.T.H. is one of the foremost Christian rap artists. As a leader in the industry he has been committed to using creativity in the arts to convey his life experiences and communicate his faith. His accolades include 2 Grammy nominations, 4 stellar awards and 3 Dove nominations.  Da’ T.R.U.T.H. has appeared on MTV, BET, TBN, Daystar, The Word Network, Gospel Music Channel, Celebration of Gospel, stellar and Dove Awards. He has also been featured on 9 National tours alongside Kirk Franklin, Mary Mary, Lecrae, Trip Lee, Family Force Five, Disciple, Jessica Reedy, Cross Movement and Mali Music. Selling over 200,000 records nationwide Da’ T.R.U.T.H. has collaborated with artist’ such as Issac Caree, James Fortune, Vashawn Mitchell, Jessica Reedy, CeCe Winans, Mali Music, Lecrae, Trip Lee, Ambassador, Flame, Kirk Franklin, Donny Mcclurkin, Tye Tribbett, and many more. Furthermore he has garnered international acclaim and impact touring 4 times in Africa and Europe, Australia, Canada, Trinidad and Antigua.
This Cross Movement protégé and CEO of Mixed Bag Entertainment is an artist that has a sincere desire to impact our generation with The Truth of Jesus Christ, so he lives seeking to epitomize the truth…thus his moniker Da’ T.R.U.T.H. Although, he is primarily known as a rapper, his electric performance style far surpasses the Hip Hop genre. The fusion of pop, rock and worship styles makes him an anomaly and a trendsetter in Hip Hop and urban gospel music. Because of his unique ability to blend Hip Hop with various genres Da’ T.R.U.T.H. can connect with any audience and be effective. He is the consummate entertainer delivering a power packed performance whenever he graces the stage.     
A graduate of Philadelphia Biblical University and The Institute of Jewish Studies, the vanguard rapper is an educated teacher of the Word of God. His goal is to give back through words of truth, which are beset by the raw honesty of his personal triumphs and failings. His delivery has been capturing the hearts and minds of the generations with or without a soundtrack.
Da T.R.U.T.H. is happily married to Nicole Lambert, his wife of 11 years and is the father of 2 beautiful daughters, Carlise Jackson and Summer rose lambert.
Da T.R.U.T.H. is a pioneer in music, preacher and quintessential performer with purpose, passion and power.  He is convinced that God is with him and that he is called to be a bridge builder while impacting the hearts of the youth and young adult generation with the gift of music.  

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