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  • "All I Need is You" from Anomaly
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  • "Anomaly" from Anomaly
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  • "Background ft. C-Lite" from Rehab
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  • "Believe" from Church Clothes Vol. 2
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  • "Blow Your High" from Rehab: The Overdose
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  • "Broken (feat. Kari Jobe)" from Anomaly
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  • "Church Clothes" from Church Clothes Mixtape
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  • "Confe$$ions" from Gravity
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  • "Cruising" from Church Clothes 3
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  • "Death Story" from After The Music Stops
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  • "Deja Vu" from Church Clothes 3
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  • "Dirty Water" from Anomaly
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  • "Don't Waste Your Life (feat. Cam & Dwayne Tryumf)" from (rebəl)
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  • "Fakiní feat Thiísl" from Gravity
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  • "Far Away" from Far Away (Haiti Relief) - Single
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  • "Fear" from Anomaly
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  • "Freedom (feat. N'Dambi)" from Church Clothes 3
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  • "Gangland (feat. Propaganda)" from Church Clothes 3
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  • "Give In (feat. Crystal Nicole)" from Anomaly
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  • "Go Hard (feat. Tedashii)" from (rebəl)
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  • "Good, Bad, Ugly" from Anomaly
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  • "I'm Turnt" from Church Clothes Vol. 2
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  • "It Is What It Is" from Church Clothes 3
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  • "Jesus Muzik" from After The Music Stops
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  • "Just Like You ft. J. Paul" from Rehab
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  • "Lord Have Mercy feat. Tedashii " from Gravity
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  • "Mayday feat Big K.R.I.T. and Ashthon Jones" from Gravity
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  • "Messengers (feat. for King & Country)" from Anomaly
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  • "Misconceptions 3 (feat. John Givez)" from Church Clothes 3
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  • "Nuthin'" from Anomaly
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  • "Outsiders" from Anomaly
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  • "Praying For You" from After The Music Stops
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  • "Rebel Intro" from (rebəl)
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  • "Runners" from Anomaly
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  • "Say I Won't (feat. Andy Mineo)" from Anomaly
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  • "Sidelines" from Church Clothes 3
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  • "Tell the World feat. Mali Music" from Gravity
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  • "Timepiece " from Anomaly
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  • "Welcome to America" from Anomaly
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  • "Wish" from Anomaly
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    Lecrae Film 'Unashamed World' Hits Theaters June 1
    (Saturday, March 05, 2016)
    Lecrae's Surprise Midnight Release Of Mixtape Church Clothes 3 Debuts As #1 Rap/Hip Hop Album
    (Wednesday, January 27, 2016)
    Lecrae Surprises Fans with Church Clothes 3
    (Thursday, January 14, 2016)
    Reach Records Adds GAWVI to Roster
    (Wednesday, January 13, 2016)
    Lecrae Announces 2016 Higher Learning College Tour
    (Monday, January 11, 2016)
    Lecrae To Release A Book
    (Saturday, January 02, 2016)
    Lecrae's Percussionist The BeatBreaker Releases New Song For #Mizzou
    (Tuesday, November 17, 2015)
    Lauren Daigle, Lecrae and for KING & COUNTRY Among Top Honorees at 46th Annual Dove Awards
    (Wednesday, October 14, 2015)
    Plumb Song Featured In Upcoming Movie Trailer
    (Wednesday, September 23, 2015)
    Natalie Grant Features Special Guest Vocals On New Album
    (Thursday, September 10, 2015)
    NBA MVP Stephen Curry Joins Lecrae On Stage
    (Wednesday, August 26, 2015)
    Jeremy And Adie Camp's Kids Write A Christmas Song
    (Thursday, July 30, 2015)
    Natalie Grant Appears On The Cover Of First For Women
    (Tuesday, July 28, 2015)
    Fan Starts Petition To Get dcTalk Back Together
    (Monday, June 29, 2015)
    Lecrae Performs With Tori Kelly
    (Friday, June 19, 2015)
    Chris Tomlin Reveals Details Of New Live Christmas Record
    (Saturday, June 13, 2015)
    for KING & COUNTRY Returns To The Ryman
    (Thursday, June 11, 2015)
    CCM Artists Win Big At The 2015 Billboard Music Awards
    (Monday, May 18, 2015)
    World Renowned Drummers Launch 180 Drums
    (Tuesday, May 12, 2015)
    Audrey Assad Launches PledgeMusic Campaign for Hymns Project
    (Friday, May 01, 2015)
    TobyMac Reveals Details of Upcoming Album
    (Wednesday, April 29, 2015)
    Lecrae, for KING & COUNTRY Ready to Appear on ABC
    (Wednesday, April 08, 2015)
    Jimmy Needham Release Behind the Scenes Videos for Upcoming Album
    (Wednesday, March 18, 2015)
    Dara Maclean Releases Video for "Blameless"
    (Monday, March 16, 2015)
    Jamie Grace and Group 1 Crew's Sarah Sandoz Cover Hillsong
    (Wednesday, March 04, 2015)
    Ellie Holcomb Expecting Second Child
    (Friday, February 27, 2015)
    Fireflight Teases Music Video for "We Are Alive"
    (Friday, February 20, 2015)
    Byron "Mr Talkbox" Chambers Among WinterJam Cameos in Nashville
    (Tuesday, February 10, 2015)
    Lecrae, for KING & COUNTRY Win Big at Grammys
    (Sunday, February 08, 2015)
    The Song To Release on DVD Just in Time for Valentine's Day
    (Wednesday, January 21, 2015)
    Creation Festivals Announce Lineup
    (Tuesday, January 20, 2015)
    Hillsong Young & Free Starts New Year With New EP
    (Tuesday, January 13, 2015)
    Leeland Promises New Album for 2015
    (Monday, January 12, 2015)
    Jamie Grace Breaks Out the Banjo for Roadshow Prep
    (Friday, January 09, 2015)
    Lecrae Returns to Tonight Show
    (Wednesday, January 07, 2015)
    Prayers Needed for Rapper Canon Following Accident
    (Tuesday, January 06, 2015)
    Lecrae and for KING & COUNTRY Join Forces for Music Video
    (Wednesday, December 31, 2014)
    The Bible Tour 2015 to Include Steven Curtis Chapman, Francesca Battistelli, Brandon Heath and Danny
    (Tuesday, December 09, 2014)
    Artists Including Lecrae, for KING & COUNTRY and Francesca Battistelli Land Grammy Nominations
    (Monday, December 08, 2014)
    Lecrae Announced As First Creation Fest 2015 Headliner
    (Friday, December 05, 2014)
    Lecrae to Stream Concert Oct. 12
    (Friday, October 10, 2014)
    Hillsong, Switchfoot and Skillet Major Winners at the Doves
    (Wednesday, October 08, 2014)
    Lecrae Collects First No. 1 Album on Billboard
    (Wednesday, September 17, 2014)
    ​Lecrae To Appear on The Tonight Show This Week
    (Tuesday, September 16, 2014)
    Lecrae Buys Own CD at Target
    (Tuesday, September 09, 2014)
    The 45th Annual GMA Dove Awards' Nominees Announced Today
    (Wednesday, August 13, 2014)
    Lecrae Tops iTunes Chart on Preorders Alone
    (Tuesday, July 22, 2014)
    Lecrae's 'Anomaly' Bumped to September
    (Tuesday, July 08, 2014)
    FLAME, Lecrae File Lawsuit Against Katy Perry Over 'Dark Horse'
    (Wednesday, July 02, 2014)
    Satirical Heist Film Believe Me Features Lecrae
    (Friday, June 13, 2014)
    Kari Jobe Collaborating with Lecrae
    (Tuesday, June 10, 2014)
    Christian Music's Largest Ever Bible Devo Event Kicks Off
    (Thursday, May 01, 2014)
    TobyMac, Skillet And Lecrae Join Forces To Thrill Crowds On Summer Shed Tour
    (Wednesday, February 19, 2014)
    More Than 30,000 Pack The Georgia Dome For A Record-Breaking Winter Jam
    (Wednesday, February 12, 2014)
    Winter Jam to Hit Georgia Dome for Biggest Show Yet
    (Thursday, January 16, 2014)
    Winter Jam 2014 Tour Spectacular Reveals Star-Studded Lineup
    (Monday, October 28, 2013)
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    An unlikely stands behind the man known by many as "Lecrae". replique montre From the southside of Houston to a leader in the movement of urban reform, a rocky road provides a window into the grace he experienced through out his life, with every situation molding him into the artist and leader that he is today.

    Born and raised by his mother in a struggling community on the south side of Houston, Lecrae moved around to several places giving him the versatile background and cultural awareness he carries with him. San Diego, Denver, and Dallas have also once been home to him and the street life he once idolized and pursued. Along the way, like many in the inner city, he took to rapping as a way of communicating his mind. It wasn't until after high school that his hobby became a passion after his hip hop background was redeemed by Jesus Christ.

    At 19 years old at the encouragement of a christian leader he attended a conference and heard James White delivering the message. In that moment, sitting in a chair, his world was flipped upside down as the Holy Spirit convicted him of his sin and need for a Savior. That day Lecrae was rescued by the Lord and began following after Christ. Almost instantly his renewed heart spilled over as he printed his testimony and passed it out enthusiastically all over his college campus at University of North Texas. The next 5 years included many struggles and victories before he teamed up to begin Reach Records, releasing his first album at the age of 25.

    Calling Dallas home, Lecrae remained content using his gifts of speaking and rapping while volunteering at a juvenile detention center, but the Lord would have different plans and soon he began working on his debut "Real Talk". Pouring out a genuine discussion of life issues and passionate, unashamed pursuit of Jesus Christ, Real Talk was released to the world where he quickly became noted as an emcee that would meet listeners where they were by delivering
    transparent, relatable, and impacting messages.

    As Lecrae continued to make his mark in the music industry, he realized the stage wasn't enough. He wanted to see deeper impact in urban culture. There needed to be a culturally relevant and biblically solid resource center to help train the next generation. Co-founding ReachLife Ministries in 2005, the non-profit organization exists to partner with organizations to equip local leaders with culturally relevant tools and media projects designed to strengthen communities with the word of God. ReachLife is another vital piece in the larger vision of seeing a reformation in urban culture.

    Since formation, Lecrae has released the groundbreaking album After
    the Music Stops and the first Christian Rap CD to ever sit in the No. 1 position on Billboard's Top Gospel Charts, Rebel. Led by the
    classic single Jesus Musik, After the Music Stops slowly spread to the mainstream market with other hits such as Praying For You and Send Me. Aimed to build an audience of disciples, the album sat on Soundscan Christian Hip Hop/R&B chart for two years after releasing in 2006. While in the No. 3 position, Rebel released in 2008 and claimed the No. 3 position on the secular iTunes Rap chart.

    A graduate of University of North Texas, Lecrae now resides in the
    inner city of Memphis, Hermes one of the nations most violent cities. A movement is brewing around the country with hungry, unashamed believers popping up in inner city communities everywhere. Lecrae is humbled to be a part of leading others towards Christ so that lives can be changed forever just like his changed years ago. With new avenues and strategic partnerships Lecrae prays that the impact from Reach will spread far beyond simply the music and into the lives of believers across the world.

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    RT @FallonTonight: TONIGHT: @ChrisEvans, @marcmaron & kids from @NBCLilBigShots! Plus, @lecrae sits in w/ @theroots! #FallonTonight https:/…
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    My new book just dropped. Check out the hardcover & digital versions on @amazon: https://t.co/Q875E0F4hs https://t.co/0nmOPhL3Bu
    Posted by @lecrae on 05.03.16 | View Tweet
    #UnashamedBook signing today: Barnes & Noble TriBeCa 97 Warren St New York @ 7-8PM
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    yeah | Posted March 11, 2016
    Great info. Lucky me I recently found your website by chance (stumbleupon). I have book-marked it for later! followers team

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    Best! | Posted May 29, 2015
    Yeah! My favorite rapper, songwriter, record producer and actor. I wrote my essay about his biography. Lecrae really interesting dancers and singer. Regards, check my writing website for college students.

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    Your A Beast | Posted May 21, 2014
    Just wanted to say that you are a beast and I love the music!! Keep bringing that Jesus Muzik!!

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    Truly reppin' Christ! | Posted May 19, 2014
    If you are looking for an artist that sings music that does not give you personal conviction then Lecrae is not the artist for you.

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    rap king | Posted June 19, 2013
    mr lacrae, you the king of rap, keep up and make our gospel music industries proud

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    Lecrae is Awesome :) | Posted June 05, 2013
    Love his music.

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    concert | Posted April 12, 2013
    You were awesome last night at Gordon College!

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    Congrats! | Posted February 10, 2013
    Congratulations Lecrae on your Grammy award! Its awesome to see an amazing Christian artist spreading the Gospel at the Grammy's! May God keep using you to spread the Gospel and break barriers in music!!

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    My opinion about Lecrae! | Posted February 07, 2013
    A great astist and a real inspiration for me and I think for many others... God bless him and use him for His Glory

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    Lecrae @ passion 2012 | Posted November 14, 2012
    I had the privilege of listening as God spoke through Lecrae @ passion 2012. That was my first time having heard of Lecrae and what stood out to me was his transparency and honesty that came through both his music and his message. :)

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