Joey Bada$$ found the beat for “Christ Conscious” from his debut album, B4.DA.$$, on YouTube, he found it by searching “Joey Bada$$ type beat.” Christ Conscious was produced by Basquiat.
“I went on YouTube, ’cause back before I got on, I used to always go on YouTube and look for beats, just search J. Dilla stuff. What I did this time was I was like, Yo, I actually got a name now. So I typed in ‘Joey Bada$$ type beat,’ and that was literally the first beat that popped up, and as soon as I heard it, I started freestyling the song.” Joey Bada$$ revealed to MTV News.
Joey Bada$$ called “Christ Conscious” one of his favorite records off of his debut album B4.DA.$$.