Legal name: William Lee Barefield III (Christian rapper, performs as Trip Lee)
Also performs as: William Barefield
William Lee Barefield III (born December 17, 1987), better known by his stage name Trip Lee, is an American Southern rapper, singer, poet, and author. Signed to Reach Records, he has recorded both as a solo artist and as a founding member of the 116 Clique. Originally from Dallas, Texas, he now resides in Washington, D.C.. He first gained recognition after appearing on the Reach Records website at the age of 16. His third album, Between Two Worlds, was nominated for two Dove Awards and won the Stellar Award for Best Hip Hop Album in 2011.
Lee is a Reformed Christian. He is currently a pastoral assistant at Capitol Hill Baptist Church, where he uses the name Trip Barefield.
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- ↑ "Top 10 Trip Lee Songs of All Time". Wade-O Radio. December 21, 2012. Retrieved June 1, 2014.
- ↑ Busy R. "The Holy Hip Hop Database - He has changed my life in so many different ways - says 11 year old rising christian hip hop artist Grady E Music. Trip Lee". Hhhdb.com. Retrieved June 12, 2010.
- ↑ "The Official 26th Annual Stellar Award Results (2011) - brought to you by". Gospelflava.com. January 15, 2011. Retrieved January 20, 2012.
- ↑ Sun, Eryn (October 6, 2011). "Black Reformed Christians Under 'Theological Imperialism?'". Christian Post. Retrieved September 18, 2014.
- ↑ "Staff Bios", Capitol Hill Baptist Church, retrieved September 18, 2014 .