Lecrae


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Lecrae and Akon at the Billboard Music Awards (2013)

Lecrae (* 9. October 1979 in Houston , Texas , as Lecrae Devaughn Moore ) is an American gospel rapper.

biography

Lecrae grew up in Denver and San Diego , and when she was 19, decided to volunteer in the Church. He first gave Bible studies and organized other projects, and then turned to Christian rap music. In 2004 he released his first album called Real Talk , which immediately hit the US gospel charts. At the same time he founded the 116 clique with other musicians and recorded albums there too.

His second solo album, After the Music Stops , made it into the top 5 of the gospel charts in 2006. From album to album Lecrae was able to increase its success. With album number three, Rebel , he not only topped the gospel charts for two weeks, but also made it to number 60 in the official album charts . The album Rehab made it into the top 20 and was nominated for an award at the 2011 Grammy Awards . The sixth album, Gravity , was awarded a Grammy two years later for best gospel album . His seventh album "Anomaly" was the first album by a Christian rapper in September 2014 and reached number 1 in the official album charts . In the song it contains Messengers , he with a total For King & Country had received, he got in 2015 his second gospel Grammy.

Discography

Studio albums

year title Top ranking, total weeks, awardChart placementsChart placements
(Year, title, rankings, weeks, awards, notes)
Remarks
US US United StatesUnited States ChristianTemplate: chart table / maintenance / country unknown (US)
2004 Real talk - -
First published: May 20, 2004
2006 After the music stops - Christian17 (11 weeks)
Christian
First published: September 24, 2006
2008 Rebel US60 (4 weeks)
US
Christian2 (52 weeks)
Christian
First published: September 30, 2008
2010 Rehab US17 (17 weeks)
US
Christian1 (78 weeks)
Christian
First published: September 28, 2010
2011 Rehab: The Overdose US15 (3 weeks)
US
Christian1 (37 weeks)
Christian
First published: January 11, 2011
2012 Gravity US3 (17 weeks)
US
Christian1 (78 weeks)
Christian
First published: September 4, 2012
2014 Anomaly US1
gold
gold

(27 weeks)US
Christian1 (85 weeks)
Christian
First published: September 9, 2014
Sales: + 500,000
2017 All Things Work Together US11 (5 weeks)
US
Christian1 (... week)
Template: chart table / maintenance / preliminary / 2017Christian
First published: September 22, 2017
2018 Let the trap say amen US49 (1 week)
US
Christian1 (11 weeks)
Christian
First published: June 22nd, 2018
with Zaytoven


Books

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  1. ^ Grammy Awards Database
  2. [1]
  3. Chart sources: US

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